‘Life is Beautiful’ road closures impact downtown
Those looking to travel downtown from now through the weekend should be prepared for detours and road closures during the Life is Beautiful festival.
October 24, 2014
A doctor who became New York City’s first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms, and health officials stressed that the nation’s most populous city need not fear his wide-ranging travel in the days before his illness began.
Former President Bill Clinton will be in Las Vegas next week to rally support for Rep. Steven Horsford (D-Dist4). A source familiar with Clinton’s schedule said the 42nd president will visit Southern Nevada a week before the general election on Nov. 4.
One person is dead after a motorcycle accident at U.S. 95 and Summerlin Parkway.The accident happened shortly after 2:30 a.m. Nevada Highway Patrol reports a motorcycle was traveling northbound on U.S. 95 toward the HOV flyover lane on to Summerlin Parkway.
The Lake Mead Recreation Area is warning people about the potential for Swimmer’s Itch at the lake.Swimmer’s Itch is caused by a parasite that produces eggs that are passed in the droppings of waterfowl that flock to the lake during migration season. …
A brawl that recently broke out between multiple characters outside a popular tourist attraction on Hollywood Boulevard and was captured on video was being investigated by the Los Angeles Police Department, authorities said. Costumed Chewbacca and Freddy Krueger intervened after two characters started fighting on Hollywood Boulevard.
A Las Vegas Metropolitan Police officer has been arrested for possession and distribution of child pornography. Metro announced that investigators arrested 37-year-old James Henry, who has been with the force since 2002. Henry surrendered to investigators Thursday morning.