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    Las Vegas Bird Rescuer Still Searching for Pigeons Wearing Cowboy Hats

    Mariah Hillman rolled down the window of her minivan just after daybreak, ready for a six-hour stakeout in the parking lot of a Las Vegas apartment complex. Her mission: To rescue a pigeon she had nicknamed Coolamity Jane, last spotted wearing a red, plastic cowboy hat, NBC News reports. In December, videos of hat-wearing pigeons in Las Vegas went viral, made national...

  • CES 2020 Jan 10

    Pizza From Robots, Underwater Scooters at CES 2020

    The annual CES technology conference in Las Vegas runs through Friday and offers a forum for companies to unveil their products and services for the coming year.

  • Las Vegas Jan 2

    Las Vegas Police: Suspect Arrested, Victim Safe in Kidnapping Caught on Camera

    A man was arrested Thursday in a case involving home surveillance video showing what appeared to be an abduction, police said Thursday. The video released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department showed a a woman running from a car and screaming for help outside a home before she was hit, kicked and dragged back to the car early Wednesday. Tips...

  • kidnapping Jan 2

    Las Vegas Police: Kidnapping Victim Found Safe, Suspect Arrested

    A kidnapping victim was found safe and a suspect has been arrested after Las Vegas police released security camera footage of a woman being taken by the suspect.

  • Lady Gaga Dec 30, 2019

    Lady Gaga Hints to 1-Year Extension on Las Vegas Strip

    Lady Gaga is hinting that her Las Vegas Strip residency may extend to one more year. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that Gaga told an audience Saturday at Park Theater at Park MGM that she planned to be there “for another year.” She then flashed two fingers and appeared to say, “Two, probably.” MGM Resorts International said the company had “no...

  • Las Vegas Dec 23, 2019

    Six Dead, 13 Injured in Las Vegas Apartment Fire

    Six people are dead and 13 injured after what’s being called the deadliest fire ever to happen within the city limits of Las Vegas, Nevada, at the Alpine Motel apartments.

  • Las Vegas Dec 23, 2019

    Fire in Las Vegas Apartment Complex Kills 6, Injures 13

    A fire in a three-story apartment building in downtown Las Vegas where residents were apparently using their stoves for heat killed six people and forced some residents to jump from upper-floor windows to escape the heavy smoke before dawn Saturday, authorities said. Investigators reported that the fire started around a first-floor unit’s stove and that residents had told them...

  • Dec 4, 2019

    Gun Background Checks Are on Pace to Break Record in 2019

    Background checks on gun purchases in the U.S. are climbing toward a record high this year.

  • Nov 25, 2019

    How to Get the Best Travel Deals on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

    Frequent travelers know that Black Friday and Cyber Monday can deliver savings on everything from airfare and hotel stays to cruises, attraction passes and bucket list tours. But the challenge is finding the true deals in the holiday sales heap. “The best advice I can give to navigate travel bargains is unromantic, but effective: Sign up for emails from online...

  • Nov 21, 2019

    Nevada Sees Season’s First Snowfall

    Nevada’s first snow of the season fell on Mount Charleston, northwest of Las Vegas.

  • Nov 21, 2019

    Nevada Sees Season’s First Snowfall

    Nevada’s first snow of the season fell on Mount Charleston, northwest of Las Vegas.

  • Nov 18, 2019

    Runs in the Family: Blue Ivy Now an Award-Winning Songwriter

    At just 7, Blue Ivy Carter is an award-winning songwriter. Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s daughter won the Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award at Sunday’s Soul Train Awards for co-writing her mom’s hit “Brown Skin Girl,” a song celebrating dark- and brown-skinned women.

  • Nov 16, 2019

    Sandy Hook Lawsuit Could Force Remington to Open Books

    A recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court has upended a longstanding legal roadblock that has given the gun industry far-reaching immunity from lawsuits in the aftermath of mass killings. The court this week allowed families of victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre to sue the maker of the AR-15 used in the attack. The case against Remington...

  • Nov 15, 2019

    2019 Latin Grammys: The Winners List

    All of the biggest Latinx artists came together Thursday night at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas. for one of the most anticipated nights in Latin music. Performers like Rosalia, Bad Bunny and more dazzled on the red carpet in their signature looks before heading into the arena where singers like Natalia Jimenez, Christian Nodal and more participated in...

  • Nov 14, 2019

    Rosalía Marks Historic Night for Women at Latin Grammys

    Spanish singer Rosalía, the breakthrough performer known for blending flamenco music with sounds like reggaeton and Latin trap, won album of the year at the 2019 Latin Grammys, becoming the first solo female performer to win the top honor since Shakira’s triumph 13 years ago. Rosalía won three awards Thursday, tying top nominee Alejandro Sanz and besting the veteran singer-songwriter...

  • Nov 12, 2019

    Marie Osmond Reinjures Knee Ahead of Big Las Vegas Finale

    Marie Osmond says she’s ready perform the final week of an 11-year run with her brother, Donny, at the Flamingo Las Vegas, after telling the audience on her television talk show that she chipped her knee late last week. Osmond talked about her injury during an appearance Monday on CBS’ “The Talk.”

  • Nov 9, 2019

    Miley Cyrus Undergoes Vocal Cord Surgery After Dealing With Tonsillitis

    Miley Cyrus is recovering after undergoing vocal cord surgery and will have to rest her voice for a while. The 26-year-old singer’s condition was first reported by People on Saturday. E! News has confirmed that she has left a hospital and is recovering from vocal cord surgery. People said that doctors discovered damage in her vocal cords, which she had...

  • Nov 8, 2019

    OJ Simpson Sues Las Vegas Casino, Contends He Was Defamed

    O.J. Simpson is suing a Las Vegas hotel-casino that banned him in November 2017, alleging that unnamed employees defamed him by telling a celebrity news site he had been drunk, disruptive and unruly.

  • Nov 8, 2019

    North Las Vegas Woman Survives Abduction After She Was Left To Die in the Antelope Valley Desert

    A woman abducted from North Las Vegas and held for several days was rescued earlier this week from the Antelope Valley desert – where she had been beaten, bound with duct tape, and left to die, several law enforcement sources told NBC4. Detectives from the LA County Sheriff’s Department and FBI agents have arrested a father and daughter suspected of...

  • Nov 3, 2019

    Help the Homeless or Criminalize Them? Las Vegas Debates Public Sleeping Ban

    Sleeping on public sidewalks or streets may soon not be an option for homeless people in Las Vegas, NBC News reports. On Nov. 6, the City Council is slated to vote on an ordinance that would make it illegal to camp or sleep on the streets in parts of the city. Drafted in September, the ordinance would make it a...

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