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Clark County Residents Can Report Illegal Fireworks Online

Some Nevada residents can now report illegal fireworks to local police online. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports complaints in Clark County, which includes Las Vegas, can now be filed anonymously at ISpyFireworks.com. Authorities are asking residents to use the website rather than call police to help keep emergency lines clear for other calls. Anyone in…

MGM Resorts Employees Voting on New Contract

Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International are deciding whether to approve a new five-year contract. The agreement up for a vote Tuesday includes wage increases and stronger protections against sexual harassment for 24,000 bartenders, housekeepers, food servers and other members of the Culinary Union. Francis Garcia has been…

U.S. Pulls Out of UN Human Rights Council

The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name." It was the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution. Haley, Trump's envoy to the U.N., said the U.S. had given the human…

Metro On Scene of Possible Jumper Downtown

The LVMPD is currently on the scene of a possible suicidal subject threatening to jump from a parking garage in the downtown area.  The call was received at 11:56 a.m. of a man standing on the top floor of a parking garage in the 300 block of South Casino Center Boulevard and threatening to jump. …

Metro Police Looking for Robbery Suspect

On May 29th, 2018, a male suspect stole merchandise from a store located on the 7000 Block of West Craig Rd., in the northwest portion of Las Vegas, NV. During the incident, the suspect made an attempt to strike an employee with a weapon. No persons were injured. Investigators from the LVMPD are hoping someone…

New GOP Plan: Hold Kids Longer, but With Parents

Republicans on Capitol Hill frantically searched on Tuesday for ways to end the Trump administration's policy of separating families after illegal border crossings, with the focus shifting on a new plan to keep children in detention longer than now permitted — but with their parents. House GOP leaders are revising their legislation amid a public…

Clark County GOP Primary May Need Re-Do

Clark County's elections official says a Republican primary election for county administrator that was decided by four votes last week should be redone because more than 40 voters may have inadvertently voted twice. Registrar of Voters Joe Gloria says he can't certify results showing Aaron Manfredi defeated Thomas Fougere because poll workers allowed voters to…

Reno Dam Danger Downgraded

State officials are downgrading a flood warning to homes and businesses in an area south of Reno a day after saying people should be prepared to evacuate if a 155-year-old earthen dam forming Little Washoe Lake fails. Nevada Division of Water Resources spokeswoman JoAnn Kittrell said Tuesday that repairs had reduced the potential for a…

Two Juveniles Charged in 2017 N Las Vegas Church Fire

Two youths are being blamed for starting a fire that destroyed a North Las Vegas church a year ago. The federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said Monday the juveniles were arrested to face arson, conspiracy and burglary charges in the early June 6, 2017, blaze at Zion Methodist Church. The names and…