Wind, rain take over the Las Vegas Valley – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalJASON BEAN/LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL. Rain hits Las Vegas and Mount Charleston. web1_rain_022814JL_03_1.jpg. Vehicles drive through the wet intersection of Decatur Boulevard and Washington Avenue in Las Vegas Friday,…

Body of missing Las Vegas woman found in Arizona – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalThese pictures show Sheila Linke. The Mohave County, Ariz., coroner’s office identified a body found on Feb. 19 as Linke. Edward Kopp was arrested in connection with her…

Las Vegas craft beers make headway into Yard House – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalLas Vegas local brew Tenaya Creek Brewery’s Hop Ride IPA tap is shown among the 160 beers on tap at Yard House bar and restaurant Wednesday, Feb. 26,…

More rain, wind on the way to Las Vegas Valley – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalLas Vegans can expect highs in the low 60s and winds between 15 and 25 mph in areas with no rain. More scattered showers are anticipated Saturday with…

Las Vegas in final mix as host for 2016 GOP convention – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalThe event would be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center if the city wins the right to host, under the proposal offered by the Las Vegas Host…

Las Vegas survey gives city mostly positive marks for services – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalWhile satisfaction with city services is 19 points above the U.S. average, Las Vegas trails other cities when it comes to its overall image, the overall quality of…

Convention center is Las Vegas’ pick for 2016 Republican convention – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Convention center is Las Vegas‘ pick for 2016 Republican conventionLas Vegas Review-JournalThe 2016 Republican National Convention will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center if the city wins the…

Las Vegas home prices defy national trend, show increase – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalConstruction is seen Jan. 13 at Lennar Homes’ new community, Catalina, in western Las Vegas. Las Vegas home prices bucked a broad national trend in December and rose.…

For the Record, Feb. 24 – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal14-10748-led/Chapter 11/The Villages LLC, 3060 E. Post Road, Suite 110, Las Vegas, NV 89120. Assets: Yes. 14-10814-abl/Chapter 7/B. Witt Concrete Cutting Inc., 3636 N. Rancho Drive, Las Vegas,…

Application season starts for Leadership Las Vegas – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Application season starts for Leadership Las VegasLas Vegas Review-JournalLeadership Las Vegas, the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce’s 10-month executive development program, is accepting applications. The once-a-month, daylong meetings, open…

Las Vegas Book Briefs for Feb. 25-March 3, 2014 – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalAuthors John L. Smith, Jo-Ann Gilbert and Rex Rowley are set to be featured at Brandeis University Las Vegas Chapter’s annual Book & Author Luncheon scheduled for 10:30…

Las Vegas police officer kills himself in parking garage – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalAn off-duty Las Vegas police officer killed himself in a casino parking garage Friday night. Metro officer Harold Byron Twigg, 44, shot himself about 11 p.m. in the…

Horsford works ‘undercover’ in Las Vegas — for the UPS – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalHorsford began his day meeting with company officials at a major UPS processing hub at the corner of Martin Luther King Blvd. and West Bonanza Road, just outside…

Las Vegas hockey team plans arena on casino roof – Sacramento Bee

Las Vegas hockey team plans arena on casino roofSacramento BeeLAS VEGAS — A minor league hockey team that has been searching for weeks for a new home says it will…

Vamp, Vogue and sell, sell, sell – it’s fashion week in Las Vegas – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalA woman walks pass the Agenda Show sign at the Las Vegas Sands Convention Center on Tuesday, Feb. 18,2014. Multiple clothing shows have taken over most of the…

Vegas hotels hacking went further than email, websites – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Vegas hotels hacking went further than email, websitesHonolulu Star-AdvertiserThis screen shot provided by the Las Vegas Review Journal shows the Sands web site that was hacked on Monday Feb. 10,…

Las Vegas poised for an apartment boom – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalConstruction at The Lennox Las Vegas on Cactus Avenue near Bermuda Road as seen on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. Developers WGH Partners of Las Vegas and Florida East…

Las Vegas granting ‘pardons’ to tourists for bad behavior – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalThe Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority launched a campaign over the weekend to let tourists know that what happens here still stays here, and one lucky day…

Fire destroys home in North Las Vegas – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Fire destroys home in North Las VegasLas Vegas Review-JournalNorth Las Vegas firefighters said the home at 2216 Ellis St., near Belmont Street and Carey Avenue, caught fire about 10:45 p.m.…

Black community pushed to end racial discrimination in Las Vegas – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalCRAIG L. MORAN/LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL Ruth D’Hondt stands outside of her home at 500 Freeman Street in the Berkley Square neighborhood on Monday, November 23, 2009. The neighborhood…

Human bones found in North Las Vegas construction site – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalNorth Las Vegas police are investigating human remains found in a construction site Friday night. A construction crew discovered what appeared to be bones in a dirt lot…

Sex doesn’t always sell, even in Las Vegas – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalRosalita Nikita looks out from behind a curtain to see if her boyfriend is in the audience before she performed in the show Afternoon Delight at the Erotic…

Departing Stern’s legacy: ‘real friend of Las Vegas’ – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalNBA Commissioner David Stern poses with a NBA All-Star basketball jersey with the replica of the Statue of Liberty wearing an All-Star uniform in the background in Las…

Not a football fan? Las Vegas offers plenty of alternatives to the Super Bowl – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalVolunteer docent Dolores Barrett, right, shows fellow volunteer docent Charmay Alonzo a machine designed by Leonardo da Vinci at the Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion exhibit at…

Is modern Las Vegas really ‘Sin City’? – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Is modern Las Vegas really ‘Sin City’?Las Vegas Review-JournalA woman passes out smut cards in front of Paris Las Vegas hotel & casino, 3655 South Las Vegas Boulevard, on Wednesday,…

Las Vegas police: Man fatally shot during possible road rage fight – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalLas Vegas police: Man fatally shot during possible road rage fight. web1_roadrage_012114JL_02.jpg. A damaged car is seen at the scene of a fatal road rage incident near the…

No bail for airman held in wife’s slaying at Nellis AFB – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunA judge in North Las Vegas ordered a 32-year-old airman held without bail to await the filing of a murder charge in the slaying of his wife at…

Super Bowl 49 odds – Two Las Vegas books update next season’s futures board – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comWith Super Bowl 48 now set – the Broncos and Seahawks have punched their tickets to New York – odds for Super Bowl 49 have been updated in Las Vegas.…

Vegas Play of the Day: UNLV at San Diego State – Las Vegas Sun (blog)

Las Vegas Sun (blog)Vegas Play of the Day: UNLV at San Diego State. Image. Sam Morris / Las Vegas Sun. The San Diego State mascot cheers during their Mountain West…

Lee lays out North Las Vegas plan, and sets a high bar – Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog)

Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog)North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee’s concise 25-minute State of the City speech was serious. Of course, he has reason to be serious. The city’s financial shape…

BOOM years: Las Vegas witnessed implosions of many closed resorts – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalA portion of the Hacienda Hotel still stands after the rest of the structure fell during the New Year’s Eve implosion festivities on the Las Vegas Strip on…

Arena proposal calls for $239 million from Las Vegas, some raised through … – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalThe city of Las Vegas plans to continue working with Cordish Companies to develop a $390 million downtown sports arena, with the city paying $239 million raised in…

The Massive Civilian-Military Divide — In Two Emails – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleEarlier today I wrote a post about CNN anchor Jake Tapper, who’s come under fire after an interview with Marcus Luttrell, the Navy SEAL who inspired the film “Lone…

Air Force shocks Rebels 75-68 – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalUNLV’s Kevin Olekaibe (3) shoots over the Air Force Academy’s Justin Hammonds (3) and Chase Kammerer (44) during their basketball game at the Thomas & Mack Center in…

Las Vegas Rings in 2014 – KLAS-TV

KLAS-TVLAS VEGAS — More than 300,000 people are on the Las Vegas Strip to celebrate New Year’s Eve, one of the biggest events in Las Vegas. For most of the…