‘Barry’ Simon’s grandiose MSA charity event boosted by Bill’s Murray-ment – Las Vegas Sun (blog)

‘Barry’ Simon’s grandiose MSA charity event boosted by Bill’s Murray-mentLas Vegas Sun (blog)Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman (L) and former Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman (R) pose for a…

Strong winds leave 1200 without power in northwest valley – Las Vegas Sun

Strong winds leave 1200 without power in northwest valleyLas Vegas SunHeavy wind was blamed for causing a power outage in the northwest Las Vegas Valley that left 1,200 residents without…

Obama warns Russia over military moves in Crimea – Las Vegas Sun

Obama warns Russia over military moves in CrimeaLas Vegas SunLas Vegas Sun. February 28, 2014. Currently: 55

Hearing set for defendant in strip club slaying – Las Vegas Sun

Hearing set for defendant in strip club slayingLas Vegas SunChristopher Mallett. A judge in Las Vegas scheduled a Monday hearing to appoint an attorney to represent a 27-year-old ex-convict facing…

Las Vegas Sands: Some customer data was stolen in hacking – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunComputer hackers stole some Las Vegas Sands customers’ Social Security and driver’s license numbers during a data breach earlier this month, the casino company said Friday. Las Vegas…

Cuban national in custody in 2009 slaying of former partner in Las Vegas … – Las Vegas Sun

Cuban national in custody in 2009 slaying of former partner in Las Vegas …Las Vegas SunA Cuban national is in custody in Las Vegas, accused in the 2009 slaying of…

New trailer shows ‘Godzilla’ is the latest film to destroy Las Vegas on the … – Las Vegas Sun

New trailer shows ‘Godzilla’ is the latest film to destroy Las Vegas on the …Las Vegas SunHollywood loves indulging in a little schadenfreude, particularly when Las Vegas is the target.…

Ex-NFL safety Darren Sharper surrenders in Los Angeles – Las Vegas Sun

Ex-NFL safety Darren Sharper surrenders in Los AngelesLas Vegas SunLOS ANGELES — Former NFL safety Darren Sharper has turned himself in to Los Angeles police after being named in a…

Las Vegas facing a couple of soggy days – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunA storm system that moved into the Las Vegas Valley early today is expected to linger in the area through Saturday, soaking lower elevations with rain and dusting…

New trailer shows ‘Godzilla’ is the latest film to destroy Las Vegas – Las Vegas Sun

New trailer shows ‘Godzilla’ is the latest film to destroy Las VegasLas Vegas SunHollywood loves indulging in a little schadenfreude, particularly when Las Vegas is the target. And judging by…

How four valley areas could transform into thriving economic hubs – Las Vegas Sun

How four valley areas could transform into thriving economic hubsLas Vegas SunDowntown North Las Vegas, the Maryland Parkway corridor near UNLV, a stretch of Boulder Highway in Henderson and the…

Russia reportedly sheltering Ukraine’s president – Las Vegas Sun

Russia reportedly sheltering Ukraine’s presidentLas Vegas SunLas Vegas Sun. February 27, 2014. Currently: 65

Ex-chef due in court in Vegas wife slaying case – Las Vegas Sun

Ex-chef due in court in Vegas wife slaying caseLas Vegas SunLAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas judge is due to decide if a 40-year-old unemployed chef will stand trial…

Las Vegas one of eight finalists for GOP convention – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunLas Vegas is on a short list of eight cities still in the running for the 2016 Republican National Convention. In a tweet this morning, RNC Chairman Reince…

Jury convicts former boyfriend in NLV machete attack – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunA North Las Vegas man who used a drunken blackout as his defense was found guilty of attempted murder and two other felony charges Wednesday in a machete…

Resident injured in fire at Las Vegas apartment complex – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunCareless smoking is blamed for a fire this morning that ripped through an apartment on Las Vegas Boulevard and severely burned a man’s legs. Las Vegas Fire &…

Nevada in running for 6500-worker Tesla battery factory – Las Vegas Sun

Nevada in running for 6500-worker Tesla battery factoryLas Vegas SunLas Vegas City Councilman Steve Ross looks over an all-electric Tesla Roadster Sport that was brought by Tesla Motors to the…

Injured worker rescued from sewer trench – Las Vegas Sun

Injured worker rescued from sewer trenchLas Vegas SunLas Vegas Fire & Rescue. Las Vegas Fire & Rescue crews attempt to rescue a worker who was injured and trapped under a…

With Metro void, agency advises motorists in Las Vegas accidents – Las Vegas Sun

With Metro void, agency advises motorists in Las Vegas accidentsLas Vegas Sun… while events are fresh in one’s mind, said Sunderland. Also, the drivers should retain notes of all conversations…

Vegas strip shooting defendant gets 16 years in sex case – CBS News

CBS NewsLAS VEGAS – A self-described pimp was sentenced Wednesday to 16 years to life in Nevada state prison in a rape and robbery case that served as a prelude…

Suspect in Strip shooting sentenced in 2010 rape case – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunAmmar Harris, suspected of causing the deaths of three people in a predawn shooting last year on the Las Vegas Strip, was sentenced today to a minimum of…

Wet ‘n’ Wild hiring 450 positions for upcoming second season – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunAhead of its second season, Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas has begun accepting applications for more than 450 seasonal jobs at the water park, which opens April 12…

Fire chases three residents from Las Vegas home, destroys two cars – Las Vegas Sun

Fire chases three residents from Las Vegas home, destroys two carsLas Vegas SunLas Vegas Fire & Rescue responded about 11:40 a.m. to the fire at 6308 O’Bannon Drive, near South…

Man slain in triple shooting at downtown Las Vegas business – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunMetro Police are investigating a triple shooting Sunday evening that left one man dead, officials said. The deadly shooting happened about 5:50 p.m. in the 1900 block of…

Fender bender in Las Vegas? Forget calling the police. They’re not coming. – CNN

CNN(CNN) — If you get into a fender bender in Las Vegas, don’t bother calling 911. A car dings yours in traffic, same deal. In fact, unless the car crash…

Pet store owner asserts innocence in court hearing – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunA woman accused of setting fire to her Las Vegas pet shop and endangering 27 puppies left inside it pleaded not guilty today to the 31 charges she…

Nevada man to remain jailed in laser pointer case – Las Vegas Sun

Nevada man to remain jailed in laser pointer caseLas Vegas SunLAS VEGAS (AP) — A federal judge has ordered a 30-year-old Nevada man to remain behind bars while he faces…

WHERE I STAND: Fairness, 54 years in the making and counting – Las Vegas Sun

WHERE I STAND: Fairness, 54 years in the making and countingLas Vegas SunThe South has struggled for respect since Las Vegas was a small, dusty town, easily ignored by Reno…

UFC 170: Ronda Rousey stops Sara McMann in 66 seconds – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAS VEGAS — Ronda Rousey made some more history on Saturday. The Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight champ notched the fastest knockout in UFC women’s history, and she also…

Is Tony Hsieh downtown Las Vegas’ savior or conqueror? – Las Vegas Sun

Is Tony Hsieh downtown Las Vegas‘ savior or conqueror?Las Vegas SunThey call themselves Zapponians, a close-knit group connected to Hsieh, CEO of Zappos and the bold leader of a major…

Ronda Rousey sought body-shot TKO over Sara McMann all along – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunRonda Rousey targets Sara McMann’s liver with a knee during their fight at UFC 170 Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. By Case Keefer…

14 displaced after separate fires in North Las Vegas – Las Vegas Sun

14 displaced after separate fires in North Las VegasLas Vegas SunFourteen people were displaced late Friday after two unrelated house fires erupted in North Las Vegas. The first fire broke…

Dana White: Rousey’s next opponent unclear; Zingano, Davis favored over … – MMAjunkie.com

MMAjunkie.comLAS VEGAS – The UFC had a fight queued up for women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey immediately following her second title defense at UFC 168. But after her latest defense…

Shaquile Carr, making up for lost time, leads Canyon Springs to Sunrise title – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunLas Vegas Sun sports reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer glance over both the Sunrise and Sunset regional playoff brackets. Will there be any surprises or teams other…

Imagine Dragons make Billboard Hot 100 chart history with ‘Radioactive’ – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunLas Vegas rockers Imagine Dragons in concert at the Joint on Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, in the Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas. Afterward, frontman Dan Reynolds played DJ…