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Vacant house destroyed in fire

A house in an 80-year-old neighborhood was destroyed in a fire Monday afternoon, Las Vegas firefighters say. The fire was reported just after noon Monday at 1115 Fifth Place, near Charleston and Las Vegas Boulevards.

Vegas, AMR pursuing ambulance transport deal

Las Vegas Fire Chief Willie McDonald and American Medical Response officials, after feuding since March over delivering patients to hospitals, have been working in tandem to reach a contract extension agreement acceptable to both the city and AMR.