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Brandon McCoy is dominating for UNLV

Brandon McCoy has been better than even his five star recruiting rankings could have anticipated. The freshman is averaging 20.2 points and 11.1 rebounds through his first 10 college games. While UNLV has feasted on one of the worst schedules in the nation, McCoy has flourished in the four big games on the non-conference schedule.…

Jack Del Rio wants Derek Carr to “let it rip”

In Sunday’s 26-15 loss to the Chiefs, Derek Carr attempted seven passes of 20 yards or more in the air. They all fell incomplete. The deep ball has not been a part of the Raiders offense this season, the big plays have not existed. Instead Derek Carr has been looking for short passes all season…

Vegas Strong Resiliency Center Wants To Help During The Holidays

The Vegas Strong Resiliency Center is extending an invitation to all survivors of the Oct. 1 Las Vegas shooting to gather for a therapy support group. The Review-Journal reports the center released a statement on Friday, saying the holidays can be a triggering time for family and friends who are without loved ones. Department of Health and…

Man Killed In Shooting

A man was shot to death last night at an apartment on Vegas Valley Drive, near Nellis Blvd. According to police, someone shot through the door of the apartment. The victim jumped from an outside balcony and was shot again. The victim, in his late 30's died at Sunrise Hospital. The gunman is still at…

Motorcyclist Injured In Crash With Police Car

A motorcyclist was injured when he was hit by a Metro police cruiser this afternoon near Alta and Rainbow. According to officer, the motorcyclist hit the police car while he was "lane splitting". Police believe he also hit other vehicles. The motorcyclist has been taken to UMC in unknown condition.

Las Vegas WNBA Team To Be Called The Aces

Las Vegas’ WNBA franchise will be known as the Aces. Officials with the team, formerly the San Antonio Stars, revealed the franchise’s name and unveiled the new logo during a news conference Monday. “Las Vegas has enthusiastically embraced us, and we’re incredibly excited for this opportunity. We have a strong roster driven to succeed, which…

Comment Period Ends For 1 October Victims Fund

The comment period ended Monday morning on the proposed guidelines for how funds should be distributed to people affected by the Oct. 1 Las Vegas mass shooting that killed 58 people and left hundreds injured. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports the committee over the Las Vegas Victims’ Fund released a draft proposal last month, and…

Wrong Way Warning Signs Coming To Some Vegas Interchanges

Signs activated by radar and equipped with red flashing lights to warn drivers going the wrong direction are slated to be installed at some highway exit ramps in Las Vegas. The Nevada Department of Transportation is planning to place the experimental signs at Interstate 15 and Starr Avenue in southern Las Vegas, the location of…

Reno Santa Pub Crawl Ends With Arrests

Reno police arrested 22 people at an annual bar crawl over the weekend where participants dress as Santa. The arrests were for various crimes but more than half were alcohol-related charges, including DUI, intoxicated pedestrians in the road and open containers of alcohol. The Reno Police Department says it visited 64 businesses during the event…

Man Jumps From Window During Apartment Fire

Authorities say two people have been injured after a two-alarm apartment fire near McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. Clark County firefighters responded to a second-story apartment fire at the Maryland Hacienda Apartments about 2 a.m. Sunday. Multiple 911 callers reported people were possibly trapped on the second floor. A second alarm was called for…