Top Ten Stories Of 2014The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local's top ten news stories of 2014.
President Obama To Ferguson: 'Keep protests peaceful'President Barack Obama says his message to the people of Ferguson, Missouri, as they await a grand jury's decision in this summer's fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man is to "keep protests peaceful."
Las Vegas Among Cities Bracing For Ferguson ProtestsFrom Boston to Las Vegas and Los Angeles, police departments are bracing for large demonstrations when a grand jury decides whether to indict a white police officer who killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri.
Vegas Community Leaders Watching Missouri Decision Las Vegas community leaders say they're making plans to maintain peace ahead of an expected announcement from a grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri, about whether a police officer will face charges in the shooting death of an unarmed teenager in the St. Louis suburb.
Las Vegas Vigil For St. Louis Shooting VictimPeaceful gathering at statue of Martin Luther King
Nevada Activists Protest Missouri Police Shooting Local activists and leaders of the NAACP in Nevada joined the call on Monday for the immediate arrest of a Ferguson police officer who shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old Missouri man more than two weeks ago, triggering raucous street protests and police patrols in the St. Louis suburb.
Fallen Former Prominent Houston Hand Surgeon DiesA former Houston hand surgeon whose loving family TV commercials became overshadowed and undermined by personal and legal problems has died in a Florida hospital.