Las Vegas

Lizzy Buczak
January 24, 2020 - 5:40 am
The slogan “what happens here, stays here,” will no longer greet you when you arrive in Las Vegas. After nearly 18 years, the Entertainment Capital is ditching the slogan that defined the city for a new tagline that draws attention to the uniqueness and once-in-a-lifetime experiences offered. The...
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Investigators work at the scene of a fire at a three-story apartment complex early Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019 in Las Vegas.
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AP News
December 22, 2019 - 8:37 am
Authorities say a fire in a downtown Las Vegas apartment building has killed six people. More than a dozen others were injured in Saturday's pre-dawn fire. Most of the injuries were from smoke inhalation, but some victims also suffered fractures. Firefighters used ladders to rescue people jumping...
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November 08, 2019 - 3:46 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A father and a daughter have been arrested in the kidnapping and sexual assault of a woman in Las Vegas, holding her for several days before she was found in the Southern California desert, authorities said. Stanley Alfred Lawton, 54, and Shaniya Poche Lawton, 22, are each being...
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AP News
November 08, 2019 - 2:10 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — 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. Simpson, on parole in Nevada for a 2008 conviction for armed robbery and assault...
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Ameera Butt
October 04, 2019 - 8:31 am
A British couple got the shock of their lives -- and on their wedding day no less - when someone famous dropped by their ceremony in Las Vegas. Andrew Aitchison and Sharon Cook, from Liverpool, England, were in a bind after Thomas Cook Airlines were canceling flights last month -- they had to get...
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KNX 1070
October 03, 2019 - 1:49 pm
A settlement of up to $800 million is expected for the victims of the Las Vegas massacre, according to lawyers for the victims. The settlement deal, announced Thursday morning, was between MGM Resorts and victims of the shooting and is between $735 million to $800 million. MGM's insurance company...
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Johnny Lopez
September 20, 2019 - 6:06 am
Fun is a big factor when deciding on a location to visit on your next vacation. And a new report from personal finance website WalletHub has gone ahead and ranked the most fun cities across the United States by scoring them in three main categories: entertainment & recreation, nightlife &...
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July 28, 2019 - 8:25 am
A migration of mild-mannered grasshoppers sweeping through the Las Vegas area is being attributed to wet weather several months ago. The insects are harmless but tourists were stunned by what some are calling the "Great Grasshopper Invasion of 2019." Las Vegas grasshopper invasion last night #...
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Rebekah Sager
July 07, 2019 - 8:21 am
Los Angeles — An earthquake rattled a large swath of Southern California and parts of Nevada on Thursday morning and another on Friday night, making hanging lamps sway and photo frames on walls shake. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. If an earthquake happens in your area,...
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Rebekah Sager
May 15, 2019 - 2:03 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A 74-year-old man has died after a woman violently pushed him off a public bus in Las Vegas. Las Vegas police released surveillance video of the incident to help bolster their case against the woman. According to witnesses, on March 21, Serge Fournier was riding a public bus, when he...
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