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Mayweather - McGregor Fight To Be Shown In Movie Theaters

Movie theaters around the U.S. will show the August 26 fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor. The bout between the undefeated boxer and the Irish UFC champion will cost $99.95 on high-definition pay-per-view tv. Tickets for the fight at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena will range from $500 to $10,000 - and there aren't…

Bundy Defendant To Be Sentenced Today

An Arizona man is due for sentencing in Las Vegas for his role in an armed standoff that stopped federal agents from rounding up cattle near Cliven Bundy's ranch in 2014. Gregory Burleson of Phoenix faces a minimum of 57 years in prison on Wednesday after being found guilty of eight criminal charges. They included…

Jobless Rate Down In Nevada

The jobless rate in Nevada decreased year over. Las Vegas added 31,700 jobs over the past year. Statewide 48,700 jobs were added. The unemployment rate did increase by 0.3% in May to 5.1%, but it is down 1% from this time last year.

Bank Robber Takes Hostages

Three people were taken hostage during a bank robbery Tuesday evening. The robbery took place at the West Star Federal Credit Union on East Harmon. Las Vegas Metro Police say the suspect forced the hostages to drive him to the Harley Davidson dealership on Las Vegas Blvd. That's where the suspect was taken into custody.…

Judge Won't Stop Temporary Marijuana Distribution

A Nevada judge has denied a request from a group of alcohol distributors to stop the recently approved emergency regulations that allow the state to license some retailers to transport pot from growers to storefronts. Carson City District Judge James Todd Russell denied the request Monday. Nevada marijuana regulators earlier this month approved the emergency…

Dean Heller Votes "Yes" On Motion To Debate Healthcare

 A Senate Republican who hadn't declared how he'd vote on repealing much of the Obama health care law says he'll vote Tuesday to begin debate. Nevada Sen. Dean Heller's statement was crucial because GOP leaders can only lose two of the 52 Republican senators and keep the bill alive. Around a dozen declared opposition or lambasted…

Flooding Closes Highway

Flooding has closed a portion of U.S. Highway 95 in northwest Las Vegas. The Regional transportation Commission says the southbound lanes of the 95 are closed between Kyle Canyon Road and Skye Canyon Drive due to flash flooding. Widespread flooding has been reported in that area. The National Weather Service issued a flash-flood warning for parts…

Gas Prices Dropping

Gas prices in Las Vegas dropped another 1.8-cents over the week, according to GasBuddy. The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded is $2.52. That compares to a national average of $2.27 a gallon. Year over year, gas is nearly 6 and a half cents more expensive this year that it was in July…

Arizona Man Leaves Daughter In Desert

A Kingman, Arizona, man has been arrested after dropping his 10 year old daughter off in the desert with no water, to teach her a lesson. Police say 28-year-old Christopher Watson also bit his daughters hand before telling her to get out of his truck after driving out into the desert. Watson admitted that he…

Metro Officers Involved In Shooting

On July 24, 2017 at approximately 6:15 p.m. officers from LVMPD’s Northwest Area Command were conducting surveillance on a stolen vehicle in the 6000 block of Welsh Circle, which was involved in a shooting on July 23rd. On July 23rd’s incident a victim was shot in the leg and is currently in stable condition. As officers were conducting…