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Las Vegas, Nevada is located in Clark County. Zip codes in Las Vegas, NV include 89154, 89185, and 89147. The median home price in Las Vegas is $180,000 which is roughly $107/per square foot. More Las Vegas information.

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Local news for Las Vegas, NV continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | CBS Local

ISIS Tells Would-Be Terrorists To Attack Las Vegas

A message posted on an ISIS web forum tells would-be terrorists to attack Times Square, Las Vegas and mass transit stations nationwide. It then details how to build pipe bombs from readily available ingredients.

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2 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

2013 Miss Asian Las Vegas Catherine Ho describes herself as role model, mentor

Our Asian community is abuzz now that the 2014 Miss Asian Las Vegas Pageant, the second one, is Sept. 28 at Palazzo.

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6 hrs ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Las Vegas mom sues over device that electronically disables car

They are calling it a "dangerous and unlawful" practice of vehicle repossession. In this case, cars are not being towed, they're being disabled electronically.

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10 hrs ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Coroner IDs man shot to death in business parking lot

The Clark County Coroner's Office has identified the man shot and killed in the parking lot of a business complex near Paradise Road and Harmon Avenue as 30-year-old Michael Anthony Johnson of Las Vegas. According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Department, Johnson was with his girlfriend in the parking lot when he got into an argument with people in another vehicle just before 3 a.m. Monday.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Glass bottles no longer allowed on Las Vegas Strip

The Clark County Commission voted today to ban glass bottles on the Las Vegas Strip to prevent them from being used as weapons and to cut down on litter. The measure prohibits anyone from carrying an open beverage in a glass container on Las Vegas Boulevard between Russell Road and Sahara Avenue.

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The Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas strip club dancer gets 5 to 15 years in fatal DUI

A former Las Vegas strip-club dancer apologized and begged forgiveness Tuesday from sobbing family members before she was sentenced to five to 15 years in state prison for felony driving under the influence in an after-work crash that killed a 33-year-old man and injured the man's 18-month-old son. "I'm very sorry for your loss," Shauna Diane Miller said as she stood in shackles and turned to face the mother of the boy and the stepfather and mother of James Joseph White.

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Metro on scene of shooting in northwest Las Vegas

Metro police are investigating a shooting that happened at 4:26 p.m. on the 7700 block of Maverick Street near Jones Boulevard and Grand Teton Drive. A metro spokesperson said a man called saying there is is a young, possibly a teenager, who was shooting at the caller's home with a shotgun.

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The Aiken Standard

Sen. Reid moves to ensure nuclear dump stays dead

Amid action in Congress to intensify the fight against Islamic State militants, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid found time Tuesday for an issue closer to home: ensuring that a nuclear waste dump in his home state of Nevada remains mothballed even after the government has spent $15 billion on it. Reid devoted floor time to confirming two nominees to the agency that oversees the nation's nuclear reactors.

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Grab-and-run robbery reported at Las Vegas casino

Police in Las Vegas aren't saying yet if anything was taken in a reported grab-and-run robbery during the weekend at the Palace Station casino-hotel. Officer Laura Meltzer says robbery detectives are looking for a man who punched an employee trying to stop him behind a counter in a restricted area minutes before 10 p.m. Sunday.

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Driver in Stratosphere crash freed pending charges

A judge ordered a 40-year-old man released from jail while prosecutors prepare charges stemming from the crash of a pickup truck through the glass doors of the Stratosphere casino on the Las Vegas Strip. reports that Justice of the Peace Conrad Hafen released Ryan Brown without bail on Monday, with an Oct. 15 court date.

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Dancer due for sentencing in Vegas fatal DUI case

A 28-year-old former Las Vegas strip club dancer is facing up to 15 years in state prison after pleading guilty to felony driving under the influence in an after-work crash that killed a man and injured the man's 2-year-old son. Miller was accused of having five times the legal limit of marijuana in her blood when she crashed her boyfriend's Hummer into the driver's side of a Ford Escort early March 23, 2013.

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Las Vegas personal care assistant sentenced for fraud

Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto announced that Stephanie Sierad, 43, of Las Vegas, was sentenced today in a Medicaid fraud case involving the submitting of false Medicaid claims. "Home health care is an important service for these recipients," said Masto.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Truck restrictions eased on damaged I-15 in Nevada

State transportation officials have expanded overnight hours for commercial trucks to use a flood-damaged stretch of Interstate 15 between Las Vegas and Salt Lake City, while crews continue repairs. The freeway has one lane open in each direction through a stretch near Moapa, about 50 miles northeast of Las Vegas.

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

North Las Vegas woman found dead in apartment

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Police in North Las Vegas say they're investigating the death of a 52-year-old woman found dead in her apartment during the weekend as a homicide.

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KRNV-TV Reno

1 dead in parking lot shooting east of Vegas Strip

Authorities say a man was shot dead and his suspected assailant is in custody after an altercation in a parking lot across the street from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.

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Examiner.com

Vote for your Las Vegas school

Don't forget to vote for the only Las Vegas school in the finals for the first national Books & Barks contest, sponsored by Pets Best insurance. Out of hundreds of submissions, local school Edith Garehime Elementary is amongst the eight finalists to win an award of $1,000.00 for the school.

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The Las Vegas Sun

Will Hurricane Odile bring more flooding to Las Vegas?

Las Vegas will likely see storms this week from Hurricane Odile, but predicting the impact of the hurricane here is a complex task, meteorologists said. Odile, now straddling Baja California near Cabo San Lucas, is expected to push a significant amount of moisture into the Southwest in the next few days.

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Study finds Las Vegas gets the least sleep in the nation

We've dubbed Las Vegas a 24-hour town. In a city that never sleeps, many won't find it surprising to learn Las Vegans top the list of getting the least sleep in the nation.

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NBC Miami

As Another Casino Topples, Atlantic City Tries to Reinvent Itself

The Trump Plaza in Atlantic City will shutter its doors early Tuesday morning, the latest casino to fail as this once high-flying resort city faces fierce competition from gambling elsewhere. When the doors close at 5:59 a.m., about 8,000 jobs will have been lost this year, a quarter of the casino workforce, according to figures filed by the city's casinos.

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CBS Local

Las Vegas Suburb Using 'Economic Gardening' To Grow Jobs From Within

In the southeast area of the Las Vegas Valley is Henderson , the second largest city in Nevada. The city of Henderson offers opportunities to start a business, build a business, or find employment in new developments and growing industries.

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Flash Flood Watch for Clark County was issued at September 17 at 3:38AM PDT

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