Trial opens for man accused in Wetlands Park killing, police shootout

In the span of 26 hours, Robert Sean Williams broke into an east Las Vegas valley home, used a gun from the burglary to shoot and kill a man in the Wetlands Park, then broke into an apartment where he engaged police in a lengthy standoff, firing upwards of 20 shots toward officers and striking a squad car, prosecutors said Wednesday during opening statements of his trial.

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LETTERS: VA shouldn't scale back prescription services

Sen. Bernie Sanders' run for the White House is even scarier than the thought of Hillary Clinton becoming president, but I think recent local news about the Department of Veterans Affairs is more important to many veterans in Southern Nevada.


Literary Las Vegas: Daniel Robert Sullivan

Daniel Robert Sullivan's book "Places, Please! Becoming a Jersey Boy" is a backstage view of his journey into the role of Tommy DeVito in the musical "Jersey Boys," first in Toronto and now in Las Vegas.


Thyroid problems can cause body to be out of sync

Sun City Summerlin residents were treated to a talk Jan. 14 by Dr. Fariba Rahnema. She discussed how the thyroid hormone helps the body use energy, stay warm and keep the brain, heart, muscles and other organs working as they should.