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Hundreds Of Animals Removed From Home

13 horses, 150 roosters and hens, 400 pigeons, 4 turtles and 2 guinea pigs have been removed from a home near Cheyenne and Lamb. Las Vegas Animal Control and Metro Police went to the home over the weekend on reports of animal hoarding. It's been reported the animals were living in deplorable conditions.

Patriots Open As 6-Point Favorites Over The Eagles in SB52

Oddsmakers like the chances of Tom Brady winning a sixth Super Bowl ring, making the New England Patriots nearly a touchdown favorite to beat the Philadelphia Eagles. Sports books around Las Vegas opened the Patriots around a 6-point favorite Sunday to win their second straight Super Bowl. They also made New England a big favorite…

Founder of The Weather Channel Dead at 83

John Coleman, who co-founded The Weather Channel and was the original meteorologist on ABC’s “Good Morning America” during a six-decade broadcasting career but who later drew people’s anger for his open skepticism about climate change being man-made, has died. He was 83. Coleman died Saturday night at home in Las Vegas, said his wife, Linda…

Women's March Fills Sam Boyd Stadium

Thousands of people poured into a football stadium in Las Vegas on Sunday, the anniversary of women’s marches around the world, to cap off a weekend of global demonstrations that promised to continue building momentum for equality, justice and an end to sexual harassment. “This is a birthday party for a movement that has only…

2 Dead, 1 Injured In Park Shooting

Las Vegas police say two men are dead and a woman hospitalized after what appears to be a murder-suicide stemming from a possible love triangle. Police the woman’s husband crashed his car into the side of his wife’s parked truck and then fatally shot a man who had been in the truck with the woman.…

Raiders hoping stability will bring out the best in Derek Carr

Derek Carr has had 3 different head coaches in four NFL seasons. After guiding the Raiders to a 12-win season with a top 10 offense, he was given a new offensive coordinator. Carr has only had the same head coach and offensive coordinator for consecutive seasons once in his career. With Jon Gruden in town,…

UNLV Board of Regents Approve Stadium Joint-Use Agreement

Nevada’s Board of Regents has approved a joint-use agreement that will allow the UNLV football team to use the $1.9 billion stadium planned for the Oakland Raiders when the NFL team moves to Las Vegas in 2020. The board approved the measure Friday on an 11-1 vote. Regent Rick Trachok was the only one opposed.…

Sheriff Provides Update On 1 October Shooting Investigation

With questions still unanswered about the shooter's motive and whether he had help, Las Vegas police are due to provide a public update Friday about the investigation of the Oct. 1 shooting that left 58 people dead and hundreds injured on the Las Vegas Strip. Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo's briefing comes three days after…

Taxi Ridership Down For 3rd Year in a Row

Taxicab companies in southern Nevada struggled to attract passengers for the third year in a row. The Nevada Taxicab Authority said ridership and revenue were down in 2017 due to competition from ride-sharing companies, including Uber and Lyft. The agency reported more than 19.9 million taxi trips were logged in 2017. That's a 13.6 percent…