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Man, girl critical after being shot in west Las Vegas

Two people are in critical condition after they were shot in a western valley home early Wednesday morning, Las Vegas police said.
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3 floors of Luxor evacuated; fire department checks for hazardous materials

Three floors of the Luxor were evacuated in connection with a potential hazardous materials incident Wednesday morning.

NLV police ask public for help to find missing man

North Las Vegas police are seeking the public's help in finding a man who went missing Monday afternoon.

Trial opens for man accused in Wetlands Park killing, police shootout

In the span of 26 hours, Robert Sean Williams broke into an east Las Vegas valley home, used a gun from the burglary to shoot and kill a man in the Wetlands Park, then broke into an apartment where he engaged police in a lengthy standoff, firing upwards of 20 shots toward officers and striking a squad car, prosecutors said Wednesday during opening statements of his trial.

Suspended lawyer accused of lying at state bar hearing

Suspended defense lawyer Brian Bloomfield lied under oath before a state bar panel considering action against him over his forgery guilty plea, a prosecutor charged in court Wednesday.

Las Vegans fill tanks with cheaper gasoline — but prices expected to rebound

Las Vegas motorists are stashing some extra cash in their pockets these days — but analysts say be prepared to pay more at the pump starting in March.

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