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Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington, Dead

The Los Angeles County coroner says Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington, who sold millions of albums with a unique mix of hard rock, hip-hop and rap, was found dead in his home near Los Angeles on Thursday. He was 41. Coroner spokesman Brian Elias says they are investigating Bennington's death as an apparent suicide but…

EDC Death Ruled An Accident

The Clark County Office of the Coroner/Medical Examiner has determined Michael Adam Morse, 34, of California died from acute MDMA and TFMPP toxicity. MDMA is also known as the Ecstasy. TFMPP is known as “Legal X.” Environmental heat exposure was also listed as a contributing factor to the death, which was ruled an accident. Morse…

BREAKING: OJ Simpson Paroled

O.J. Simpson will be paroled after serving nine years in prison for a botched bid to retrieve sports memorabilia in Las Vegas. A Nevada parole board decided Thursday that the 70-year-old former football, TV and movie star will be released in October after serving his minimum term for armed robbery and assault with a weapon.…

LVMPD Looking For Person Of Interest In Heller Office Note

Police in Las Vegas are seeking a person of interest in connection with a threatening note addressed to Republican U.S. Sen. Dean Heller that officers discovered when responding to a report of a burglary. Police on Wednesday released surveillance video showing the man walking around a building and getting into an elevator. Patrol officers on Sunday…

Man Shot In North Las Vegas

A man was shot and injured near Craig Ranch Regional Park last night. North Las Vegas police say the victim was shot at least once and was taken to UMC trauma. The shooting happened in front of the Sedona apartment complex on West Lone Mountain Road. No suspects are in custody.

Wildfire Racing Toward Yosemite National Park

A surging wildfire raced through California mountains and foothills west of Yosemite National Park on Wednesday, forcing thousands to flee tiny, Gold Rush-era towns, destroying 29 structures and wafting a smoky haze over the park’s landmark Half Dome rock face. The 4-day-old blaze nearly doubled in size overnight to 75 square miles (194 square kilometers),…

Las Vegas City Council Approves Soccer Team Use Of Cashman Field

Las Vegas is getting a minor league soccer team. City officials on Wednesday approved a 15-year lease agreement that allows a United Soccer League expansion team to use Cashman Field starting next year. The yet-to-be-named club will become the 33rd team in the USL. It will share the facility with the Las Vegas 51s minor…

Senator John McCain Has Brain Tumor

Arizona Sen. John McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee with a well-known maverick streak that often vexes his GOP colleagues, has been diagnosed with a brain tumor, his office said in a statement Wednesday. The 80-year-old lawmaker has glioblastoma, an aggressive cancer, according to doctors at the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, where McCain had a…

Could OJ Win Freedom Thursday

O.J. Simpson once thrilled crowds as he ran for touchdowns and hurdled airport seats in car rental ads to achieve Hollywood celebrity before he was acquitted of murder in the 1995 “trial of the century” in Los Angeles. Now, an aging Simpson will appear as inmate No. 1027820 in a starkly plain hearing room in…