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October Busiest Month Ever For McCarran International Airport

Officials say a tally of travelers shows the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history didn't deter people from flying into and out of Las Vegas. McCarran International Airport reported Monday that October edged out July as the busiest month ever for people traffic at the nation's eighth-busiest airport, with 4.3 million arriving and departing passengers.…

Nevada Asking Feds To Continue Funding CHIP

Nevada is asking the federal government for $11.3 million to continue the state's Children's Health Insurance Program while Congress decides if it will renew funding for the decades-old program. State Health and Human Services spokeswoman Chrystal Main says the request to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services would keep the Nevada Check Up…

1 Flu Death Reported In Clark County

Southern Nevada health officials say a young child has died from the flu. The Southern Nevada Health District did not release many details Monday but said the child was 4-years old or younger and lived in Clark County. The department said it's the first reported death from the flu in the county this season but…

Zimbabwe President Mugaba Resigns

A Zimbabwe ruling party official tells The Associated Press that recently fired Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa will take over as the country's leader within 48 hours after President Robert Mugabe resigned. Ruling party chief whip Lovemore Matuke says Mnangagwa, who fled the country after his firing, ``is not far from here.'' The official spoke to…

Las Vegas Woman Stabs Boyfriend To Death

A man was stabbed to death this morning by his girlfriend. It happened in a home near Pecos and Bonanza. Las Vegas Metro Police say the woman reportedly had taken prescription pills and was trying to harm herself when her boyfriend intervened. that's whan she stabbed him in the back and chest. the woman was…

Barricade In Northeast Valley, Over

A barricade situation that began Monday evening in the northeast valley has ended. A Metro SWAT team responded to the report of a man barricaded in a home near Pecos and Owens - after the residents of the home came home and found one of the women's estranged husbands in the house with a shotgun…

It's Been 37 Years Since The MGM Grand Fire

Today marks the anniversary of one of the worst disasters in Las Vegas history - the fire at the MGM Grand. The hotel caught fire around 7 in the morning on November 21, 1980. Of the 5000 people staying at the resort, 85 were killed and more than 600 injured. The MGM Grand fire resulted…

Orlando Magic Folding It's Summer League

The Orlando Magic has decided to end their annual summer league. Magic president of basketball operations Jeff Weltman said Sunday the trend of NBA teams playing in the Las Vegas Summer League led to the decision end Orlando Pro Summer League. Orlando’s Summer League, which showcased rookies and young players, began in 2002. Las Vegas…

1 October Lawsuits Filed On Behalf of 450 Victims

Attorneys who filed one of the first lawsuits after the Oct. 1 mass shooting that killed 58 concert-goers and left hundreds injured on the Las Vegas Strip filed four new negligence cases Monday on behalf of more than 450 victims. This time, however, Houston-based lawyers Chad Pinkerton and Mo Aziz filed the cases in Los…