M.B.A. Grads Get Big Welcome To Workforce; Audio ExcerptAccording to the Wall Street Journal, a survey of corporate recruiters suggests that this year’s business-school grads have been welcomed into the workforce. U.S.-based companies said they planned to offer recent M.B.A. graduates a median starting base salary of $105,000, up from a median of $100,000 last year, according to the survey.
Raiders Survey Sent To Las Vegas Residents; Audio ExcerptThe Oakland Raiders have officially commenced the process of getting to know more about its potential new neighbors in Nevada. An 83-question survey has reportedly been sent to more than 10,000 addresses in the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce’s database. The survey addresses issues like potential interest in a move and seating preferences at a new stadium.
New Video Encourages Attacks On Gaming City; Audio ExcerptA new ISIS video is reportedly encouraging attacks on Las Vegas and San Francisco. The terrorist group’s propaganda video features a nighttime shot of Las Vegas Boulevard and Flamingo Road, including the Bellagio hotel and nearby CityCenter.
July Fourth Fireworks Sales Begin In Las Vegas Area; Audio ExcerptSeasonal fireworks sales have begun in Las Vegas and surrounding cities, amid warnings about extreme fire danger in drought-parched wild lands and pleas from firefighters for people to be careful. Selling so-called “safe and sane” fireworks began Tuesday. Sales remain legal until midnight July 4 in southern Nevada.
Homicide suspects caught on tapeAuthorities are releasing video surveillance footage in hopes of getting the public's help to find three suspects behind a shooting attack that left one man dead and two others wounded outside a south Las Vegas convenience store early Sunday.
Robbery-Shooting SuspectsLVMPD robbery detectives are looking for four suspects in connection with a violent series of robberies. At least six incidents have occurred over a 2-3 day span involving the same armed subjects.