News Alert
Body found in car at Rainbow and Charleston parking lot

A woman’s body was found in a west valley parking lot late Thursday afternoon. About 5:00 p.m., Las Vegas police responded to a call from a parking lot at the intersection of Rainbow and Charleston boulevards, where they found the body, said Metro Lt. Patrick Charoen.

Category: News
 Submit Photos
         
Woman sues Metro, former officer, alleging sex crimes

A woman has filed a civil rights lawsuit against a former Las Vegas police officer accused of using his authority to intimidate and sexually harass women he met on duty.


Category: News

Las Vegas Strip corridor transportation plan has people talking

That idea to drill a double-deck tunnel under McCarran International Airport to carry cars, trucks and possibly a light-rail train to the Las Vegas Strip won’t be a slam-dunk, but Wednesday’s announcement has already achieved one goal: It’s grabbed the public’s attention.


Category: News

Interior proposes added land controls to preserve Nevada sage grouse

The Department of Interior on Thursday proposed added controls across 17 million acres in rural Nevada and northeastern California in a bid to preserve habitat and avoid an endangered species listing for the imperiled sage grouse.


Category: News

Nevada military police deploy to Afghanistan

About 30 soldiers from the Nevada Army National Guard’s most-deployed unit mobilized Thursday in a ceremony in Las Vegas.


Category: news

Bill to allow presidential caucuses resurrected, sent to Assembly floor

A Republican-backed bill that would allow political parties to scrap Nevada’s presidential caucus system in favor of a secret-ballot primary was resurrected Thursday and passed out by an Assembly committee.


Category: Politics

Rubio makes presidential campaign stop at Las Vegas pawn shop

Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio paid his first campaign visit to Nevada on Thursday, presenting a 20-minute press conference outside downtown Las Vegas’ famed Gold and Silver Pawn Shop that was short on Nevada issues and long on criticism of Democratic policies.


Category: Politics

Hoover Dam on shakey ground? Officials insist it’s pure fiction

Just days after a faulty report of a massive water loss, the dam and lake behind it fall victim to the massive quake featured in the new summer film ‘San Andreas’


Category: News

Cuff-shucking fugitive tells cops he hid key in sensitive spot

A California fugitive who escaped Metro’s grasp later said he had a hidden key that he used to unlock his handcuffs.


Category: News

More News Headlines