The Great Recession hit Las Vegas like a storm, leaving in its wake a surplus of empty houses and financial troubles. With homes around the valley in various stages of the foreclosure process, it can be hard to track ownership paper trails, making them an easy target for squatters.
A lot of artists talk about suffering and struggle, but few have lived them like Las Vegas artist Dave Dave. When Dave — formerly known as David Rothenberg — was 6, his father tried to kill him by setting him on fire in a California hotel room.
Former Las Vegas cop Laurie Bisch, who ran unsuccessfully for sheriff and city council, now finds meaning restoring homes and selling them. She is a big supporter of community policing.
The site’s rich 60-year history of failed development attempts show the next developer must be better at forming and maintaining relationships, both internally within the project and externally with the black community surrounding the site.
Several people were transported to local hospitals after a hit-and-run crash in the central valley Saturday afternoon.
Virgin Atlantic flight 44 departed from McCarran Airport at 3:45 p.m. and was headed for London when a fire indicator in the wheel well caused the flight to turn around and head back to Las Vegas around 4 p.m., airport spokeswoman Melissa Nunnery said.
Las Vegas has a way of dealing out synchronicities that make it seem like almost nothing has changed. Or show you how much everything has.
An elementary school is locked down following a shooting in an east Las Vegas neighborhood Friday afternoon, police said.
The family of a man shot and killed by Las Vegas police in August 2015 is seeking $13 million in a federal lawsuit that accuses officers of using excessive deadly force.
The National Rifle Association plans to open a campaign field office in Las Vegas next week, with an eye toward defeating Question 1 in November through NRA Nevadans for Freedom.
Westbound lanes of Sands Avenue near the Strip were reopened Friday morning, but Las Vegas police are still investigating a car crash involving an armed robbery suspect.