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Man Kills Roommate In Southwest Vegas

Police say a dispute between roommates led to the deadly shooting of a man at a house in southwest Las Vegas. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports a man in his 40s exited the home and surrendered as Las Vegas police responded Monday morning. Police say a man in his 30s was found to have been shot in…

David Copperfield Back on the Witness Stand

Las Vegas Strip headliner David Copperfield is due to return to the witness stand in a lawsuit by a British tourist who claims he was seriously hurt in a fall while taking part in one of Copperfield's signature illusions in 2013. The magician resumes testimony Tuesday after last week revealing secrets behind a trick that…

Air Force Thunderbirds Resume Practice

U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds pilots have resumed practice flights two weeks after the death of a colleague during a training flight in Nevada. Aerial demonstration team spokeswoman Staff Sgt. Stephanie Englar said Friday that plans are still incomplete about the aerial demonstration team resuming public shows. An air show appearance was canceled this weekend in…

Home Prices Jump In February

U.S. home prices jumped in February as buyers are fiercely competing over a dwindling number of homes for sale. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller national home price index released Tuesday jumped 6.3% in February from a year earlier, matching December's increase, which was the largest in nearly three years. Steady job gains and an increase in…

Sports Handicapper Found Dead

Authorities say a longtime Las Vegas sports handicapper has been found dead at Mount Charleston after a weeklong search. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports the body of 57-year-old David Malinsky was discovered Friday near Mummy Spring. A close friend of Malinsky, Ted Sevransky, told the newspaper that he slipped and fell to his death. Sevransky…

Knights Round 2 Playoff Tickets Go Fast

It's no surprise that the few tickets that were put on sale for the Golden Knights round two playoff games went quickly Monday. Just 1000 tickets were put on sale for the first two games, at noon Monday. By 3 p.m. just a few remained - single seats and standing room only. On StubHub, however,…

Gang Related Shooting Under Investigation

A man was injured in what Las Vegas Metro Police are calling a gang-related shooting Monday night. The victim was shot on Washington near Nellis, while standing in a driveway. The suspect walked by the home, pulled out a gun and shot the victim. He then ran from the scene. The victim was shot in…

State Pot Sales Continue Exceeding Expections

State officials say February was another good month for marijuana sales in Nevada. A Department of Taxation report issued Monday says taxable sales of adult-use marijuana topped $35.3 million for the month, up 9 percent from January but short of the $35.8 million sold in December. Chief state economist Bill Anderson says February was the…

Man Arrested in S.W. Valley Homicide

Metro police have a man in custody for the shooting death of his roommate following some sort of altercation Monday morning. Police were called just before 11am to a house near Hacienda and Grand Canyon after getting a call from a third person who lives in the home. That person said he had gotten a…