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Shots Fired Downtown

Police in Las Vegas are questioning two people after a security guard reported that a person fired a gunshot at him in a parking garage at the downtown Fremont Street casino pedestrian mall. Officer Michael Rodriguez says no one was injured and police seized two guns after the shooting, which was reported a little after…

Truck Crashes Into Moonlite Bunny Ranch

A man wearing body armor and a mask backed a tractor-trailer through the gate of the Moonlite Bunny Ranch before dawn Thursday and crashed it into the front door of the famed Nevada brothel featured in the CatHouse reality television show, according to authorities and the brothel’s owner. Brian Brandt, 40, of Reno, was arrested and…

Trump Attends G7 Summit

In the Middle East, President Donald Trump was feted with pageantry, the leaders of Saudi Arabia and Israel seemingly in competition to outdo the other with the warmth of their welcomes and the depth of their pledges of cooperation. But in Europe, Trump has faced a far cooler reception and has been eager to go…

Accused Of Improperly Registering Voters

A 29-year-old Las Vegas man pleaded not guilty to illegally paying a woman to improperly register Republican voters in a rural Nevada town ahead of the GOP primary election last year. Stephen Gregory Zority and his lawyer, Dustin Marcello, declined to comment Thursday after a brief court appearance before a state court judge who set…

All Police In Nevada To Wear Body Cams

Nevada is joining South Carolina as the only states with laws directing all police officers to wear body cameras under a bill Gov. Brian Sandoval signed Thursday. The law makes audio-visual recording devices a standard feature of uniforms for any law enforcement officer who routinely interacts with the public — from contracted town marshals to…

Jared Kushner Under Investigation By FBI For Russia Meetings

The Washington Post reports that the FBI is investigating meetings that President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, had in December with Russian officials. Kushner, a key White House adviser, had meetings late last year with Russia’s ambassador to the U.S., Sergey Kislyak, and Russian banker Sergey Gorkov. The Post story cites anonymous “people familiar with…

Fire Blamed On Unattended Grill, Wind

Wind made it difficult for Las Vegas firefighter to battle a blaze this afternoon on N 27 Street near Sunrise Avenue. The house was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived on scene. A grill on the patio, that was left unattended for just a few minutes is being blamed for the fire. Both people in…

Trump Travel Ban Headed For Supreme Court Showdown

President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban “speaks with vague words of national security, but in context drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination,” a federal appeals court said Thursday in ruling against the executive order targeting six Muslim-majority countries. Trump’s administration vowed to take the fight to the U.S. Supreme Court. In a 10-3 vote,…

Metro Investigating Shooting

A shooting is under investigation. According to Las Vegas Metro Police, 10 shots were fired in the area of Swenson Street and East Twain round noon today. When officer arrived on scene they found a man who had been shot several times. He was taken to Sunrise Hospital where he died. No information on any…

Clark County School Bus Involved In Crash

There's been another accident involving a Clark County School District school bus. It happened near Fort Apache and West POst Road. 37 students were on the bus, with a few suffering minor injuries. Three were taken to the hospital. The driver of the SUV that was also involved was taken to UMC with serious injuries.…