Colorado movie massacre gunman James Holmes researched hallucinations and mental illness in the weeks ahead of the rampage that killed 12 people, as well as bomb-making and terrorism manuals, jurors at his murder trial heard Wednesday.
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The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 25 non-citizens with previous criminal backgrounds in Clark County last week as part of an enforcement crackdown operation.
A 91-year-old man sentenced in Detroit to three years in federal prison after admitting to being a drug mule has been released early because he is dying, according to U.S. District Court records unsealed Wednesday.
Man sentenced in 2009 armored car robbery
Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help in finding the man involved in the Monday robbery of a Sally Beauty Supply in the west valley. Officers were called just before 3 p.m. to the beauty supply store at 927 S. Rainbow Blvd., near West Charleston Boulevard, where a man entered the business armed with a gun and stole undisclosed merchandise.
Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man involved in a June 20 robbery of a south valley Subway. Police were called about 1:15 a.m. to the sandwich shop at 4262 Blue Diamond Road, near Arville Street, where a man entered the business, approached the counter and pulled out a gun, demanding money from the cashier.
An eyesore that has caught fire three times and been the subject of 40 complaints in the past five years is no more. The city of North Las Vegas bulldozed its fifth blighted house in the past year in about 30 minutes Wednesday.
A Las Vegas-based travel wholesaler has agreed to settle sexual harassment and retaliation charges filed in 2009 and 2010 by eight women who said they were harassed by a “senior-level company official,” the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced Wednesday.
It has been two years since the death of former Arbor View High School principal Patrick Hayden, but co-workers, friends and family members still cannot speak about him without shedding a few tears.
Las Vegas police are investigating the circumstances behind two bodies found Wednesday afternoon.
The southbound side of a Henderson street is closed after a construction tractor rolled onto a gas line, according to Henderson officials.
Henderson police arrested a man on Tuesday afternoon in connection with a bank robbery that occurred last week. Jeffrey Karr, 36, was taken into custody near Nellis Air Force Base and booked into the Henderson Detention Center to face robbery and burglary charges, police said Wednesday.
City Council members on Wednesday defiantly adopted a controversial ordinance that will enable the city to continue carrying out hundreds of long-planned annexations of parcels situated on “islands” of unincorporated county territory situated mainly in northwest Las Vegas.
Clark County’s child welfare leader — often criticized by child advocates and defended by county management — has announced she is resigning. Officials confirmed Wednesday that Clark County Department of Family Services Director Lisa Ruiz-Lee is stepping down from her position, although an effective date has not yet been set.
Las Vegas police arrested a fifth person Tuesday in connection with what they said was a gang-related shooting that left a 24-year-old man dead in May, Clark County Detention Center logs show.
Crews are battling four small fires caused by lightning strikes in the Spring Mountains.
June of 2015 was the hottest June in Las Vegas history, the National Weather Service said Wednesday. The average temperature of 91.9 degrees beat the previous record set in June 2013, when the average temperature was 91.5.
A car ended up in a hole Wednesday afternoon in the 1100 block of Bonanza Road after the driver reportedly drove on the wrong side of the cones in a construction area.
An attorney for a High Desert State Prison inmate has filed a use-of force lawsuit alleging the inmate was “sadistically and maliciously shot” by a guard in November.
Las Vegas City Council members on Wednesday put off approval of a gaming license sought by popular tavern chain operators at Dotty’s, delaying action on a controversial license at least one council member had hoped to deny.
Another criminal defense lawyer has come under investigation for allegedly filing forged court documents in misdemeanor cases involving prostitutes in Las Vegas Justice Court.
One intruder was killed, the other remains in critical condition after they were shot by a 23-year-old resident armed with a pistol and an AK-47-style rifle.
The Greek government’s attempt to kick-start talks on a new credit package got short shrift from euro zone finance ministers, who decided to put all discussion with Athens on hold until after a referendum on Sunday.
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