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Get Ready Vegas, The Super Bowl is Coming

Could Las Vegas be in line to host a Super Bowl sooner than we think? According to "Pro Football Talk" the NFL is most likely to award Super Bowl LIX (59) or Super Bowl LX (60) to Las Vegas. That would be February 2025 or 2026. Raiders owner Mark Davis seems pleased with the news,…

Metro Looking for Serial Robber

On May 21st, 2018, a black male adult entered three retail businesses within the Las Vegas valley. The suspect ripped several devices from the display counter at each retailer. The suspect is described to be 16 to 20 years of age, 170-200 pounds, and 5'8" to 5’10" tall. The suspect is observed getting into a…

Raiders Pick Up Former PSU QB Christian Hackenberg

The New York Jets have traded quarterback Christian Hackenberg to the Oakland Raiders for a conditional seventh-round draft pick. Jets coach Todd Bowles announced the move Tuesday in his post-practice news conference. Hackenberg was a second-round pick out of Penn State in 2016, but never played a regular-season snap for the Jets. The 23-year-old quarterback…

Man Arrested After SWAT Standoff

Authorities say a man is in custody after a woman says he was threatening to shoot her, himself and any officers who arrived at his Las Vegas home where they were staying. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports the woman called police around 9:20 p.m. on Monday. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Lt. David Gordon says the man…

Nye County Sheriff's Deputy Hit By Car

A Nye County sheriff's deputy was seriously injured when he was struck by a car while responding to a vehicle fire on a highway in Tonopah. Nye County Sgt. Adam Tippets said Sgt. Duane Downing was in serious but stable condition Tuesday at University Medical Center in Las Vegas. He says Downing was knocked unconscious…

DUI Suspect Can Not Have Bail Lowered

A judge refused to lower the bail of a Nevada man who is the suspect in a DUI crash that killed two people. Henry Aparicio appeared before Las Vegas Justice Court Judge Suzan Baucum on Monday, seeking to have the court lower his $500,000 bail. A newly-released arrest report says Aparicio was driving 100 mph…

Sisolak, Giunchigliani Debate Ahead of Primary

The two top Democratic candidates for Nevada governor sparred about gun control, a state minimum wage and taxpayer support for a Las Vegas stadium during a live televised debate in Las Vegas. Chris Giunchigliani and Steve Sisolak are both Clark County commissioners vying to draw votes before the June 12 statewide party primary. Giunchigliani goes by…

Culinary Union Voting Today on Strike Authorization

Tens of thousands of Las Vegas casino workers whose contracts expire next week are planning to vote on whether to go on strike. The Culinary Union expects between 20,000 and 25,000 of its members to vote Tuesday. Bartenders, housekeepers, cocktail and food servers and other workers employed at 34 properties are eligible to vote. A…

Nye County Sheriff Apologizes For Leaving Gun in Casino Restroom

Public Release Public Release--Sheriff Wehrly addresses public inquiries about gun left in the bathroom. Posted by Nye County Sheriff's Office on Monday, May 21, 2018 Nye County Sheriff Sharon Wehrly has apologized for leaving her gun in a Pahrump casino bathroom stall last week. Wehrly said she stopped at the Saddle West Casino for lunch…