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Man Shot To Death In Condo Parking Garage

Police in Las Vegas are investigating the death of a man in an underground condo parking garage. A spokesman for the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department homicide unit says a security guard found the body early Sunday IN in the garage of the Manhattan Condominiums, on E. Serene Ave., near Las Vegas Blvd. South. The…

Greyhound Bus Driver Stabbed By Passenger En Route To Las Vegas

The driver of a Las Vegas-bound Greyhound bus who was stabbed by an unruly passenger near the California border said his assailant possibly was under the influence of drugs, according to authorities. Nevada Highway Patrol officials say 31-year-old Armando Juarez was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder with a deadly weapon and taken to a…

Merkel Wins 4th Term, But German Nationalists Gain A Lot Of Ground

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc won a lackluster victory in Germany’s national election Sunday while the anti-migrant, nationalist Alternative for Germany party managed a triumphant entry into parliament. Merkel’s main center-left rivals, the Social Democrats, slid to their worst result since World War II, projections showed. The party, led by Merkel’s challenger Martin Schulz, vowed…

1 Dead, 7 Injured in Tennessee Church Shooting

A masked gunman entered a church in Tennessee on Sunday and opened fire, killing at least one person and injuring seven others before apparently shooting himself, an official said. Don Aaron, spokesman for the Metro Nashville Police Department, said the gunman arrived at the parking lot as services were ending at the Burnette Chapel Church…

Players Kneel Or Completely Skip The National Anthem

President Donald Trump’s comments about owners firing players who kneel during the national anthem sparked a mass increase in such protests around the National Football League Sunday, as more than 100 players sat, knelt or raised their fists in defiance during early games. A week ago, just four players sat and two raised their fists.…

2 Female Inmates Walk Away From Jean

Nevada authorities are looking for two female minimum-security inmates who walked away from the Jean Conservation Camp south of Las Vegas. The state Department of Corrections says warrants were issued for Krystal Ann Holm and Chrystal Uebel after they left the facility Friday night. Both are 33 years old. The department says Holm was serving…

Mexico Hit By Another Powerful Earthquake

A strong new earthquake shook Mexico on Saturday, toppling already damaged homes and a highway bridge and causing new alarm in a country reeling from two even more powerful quakes this month that together have killed nearly 400 people. The U.S. Geological Survey said the new, magnitude 6.1 temblor was centered about 11 miles south-southeast…

McCain All But Kills Obamacare Repeal

Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP’s last-ditch effort to repeal and replace “Obamacare,” dealing a likely death blow to the legislation and, perhaps, to the Republican Party’s years of vows to kill the program. It was the second time in three months the 81-year-old McCain emerged as the destroyer of his…

A Tough Go On The Road For UNLV This Week

Army didn’t put up much a fight against Ohio State last week, so it was hard to tell whether the No. 10 Buckeyes had solved the glaring problems that doomed them in the previous week’s loss to Oklahoma. Saturday’s game against Nevada-Las Vegas won’t be much of a measuring stick, either. The Mountain West school…