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OJ to Stay In Vegas

O.J. Simpson is scrapping his plans to move back to Florida, deciding he really like living in Las Vegas and wants to stay here. "Mr. Simpson has no immediate plans to return to Florida," Simpson's attorney Malcolm LaVergne told the AP, adding Simpson is enjoying playing golf everyday in January while the rest of the…

Body Found Near Frenchman Mountain

A body was found on a mountain east of Las Vegas. Las Vegas Metro police discovered the body Thursday while they were searching for a pair of hikers on Frenchman Mountain. Homicide Lt. Dan McGrath says a homicide investigation was opened after police saw that the body had been stabbed about six times. Police say…

Will Paul Guenther make the Raiders pass on Roquan Smith?

The Raiders will select in the top 10 of the 2018. With an offense loaded with talent, the likely scenario is for the Raiders to go defensive. It was the strategy last season with cornerback Gareon Conley and safety Obi Melifonwu going in the first two rounds to the Raiders. Jon Gruden may shakedown the…

1 October Update Today

Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo will hold a news conference this morning to provide an update on the 1 October mass shooting investigation. The news conference is set for 10 a.m. This is the first time Metro has provided an update since halting all briefings late last year.

Violent Crime Drops in 2017

Violent crime in southern Nevada was down in 2017, that according to a new report from the Las Vegas Metro Ppolice Department. Homicides dropped about 10% from 2016, however the 2017 numbers do not include the 58 people killed in the mass shooting on 1 October. Police say, federally, they don't have to be included…

Teen Killed in Northeast Valley

One person is dead following what may have been a gang related shooting in northeast Las Vegas Thursday night. The shooting happened at Lewis Family Park near Tree Line Drive and Sahara around 7:30 p.m. A male teenager was in the park when a car pulled up and opened fire. The teen died at the…

1 October Gunman's Ashes Given to Brother

Officials in Las Vegas say the cremated remains of the gunman who carried out the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history have been turned over to his brother. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg said in a statement that Stephen Paddock’s ashes were given Thursday to brother Eric Paddock. Stephen Paddock killed himself before police…

Raiders announce Jon Gruden’s assistant coaches

Jon Gruden’s coaching staff is officially in place, as the Raiders announced the assistant coaches for 2018. Last week Oakland announced the hiring of their offensive, defensive and special teams coordinators. Today they added 13 more to the staff. Tom Cable, who’s hiring was reported last week, will return to the Raiders as the offensive…

Jon Gruden and the Raiders are all in on Derek Carr

Before anymore quarterbacks get their big payday, Derek Carr can still claim to have the second largest contract in NFL history. And the Raiders can claim to have spent the most money on offensive players in the NFL, while only producing the 23rd most points. The Raiders offense was the biggest disappointment in the NFL…

Las Vegas No Longer In The Running For Amazon HQ2

Las Vegas is no longer in the running for Amazon's 2nd world headquarters. The company this morning announced it's list of 20 finalists. They are: Toronto, Columbus, Indianapolis, Chicago, Denver, Nashville, Los Angeles, Dallas, Austin, Boston, New York City, Newark, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Montgomery County Maryland, Washington, D.C., Raleigh, Northern Virginia, Atlanta, and Miami. Los Angeles…