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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…

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…

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…

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.…

2 Barricade Situations Underway

Police are dealing with 2 barricade situations this morning. The first, is going on in the east part of town. Las vegas Metro Police say they were called to a home near St. Louis and Eastern Avenues around 6 this morning. There have been no injuries reported but this remains an active situation. Traffic restrictions…

Considering Raising The NV Minimum Wage

Nevada's Republican governor says he is considering raising minimum wages for the first time in seven years amid ongoing negotiations with Democratic legislative leaders. Gov. Brian Sandoval told reporters on Wednesday that he wants legislators to rethink Nevada's overtime laws if the state is going to raise wages. In Nevada, most employers must pay a…

Man Admits He Set Fires At Trump Las Vegas Hotel

A 28-year-old tourist from Colorado has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge after he became the second person in less than a month to be accused of starting a fire at the Trump International Hotel in Las Vegas. Jacob Matthew Dezsi’s court-appointed lawyer, Alexander Hubert, said a felony arson charge was dismissed after Dezsi pleaded…

McCarran Passenger Traffic Up In April, To Highest Level Ever

Las Vegas officials say McCarran International Airport saw its highest passenger volume ever for the month of April this year. Data released Tuesday by the Clark County Department of Aviation show more than 4 million people flew in and out of the airport last month. That’s nearly 4% more than in April 2016. Both years…