A Metro officer shot and killed a knife-wielding nude man who was acting erratically Saturday at a Jean hotel-casino, police said. The shooting took place Saturday in the southeast parking lot of the Gold Strike Hotel and Gambling Hall, located about 30 miles south of Las Vegas.
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Running multiple construction companies for 30 years, Dan Stewart has helped lay the groundwork for Henderson to expand.
William Pyatt was 14 back in 1954 he sat with his mother in the jam-packed Civic Center in Hawthorne to hear then U.S. Sen. Pat McCarran speak. Moments after his remarks, the lawmaker walked down the stairs from the front of the stage and collapsed on the main floor.
Former President George H.W. Bush is breathing on his own after doctors removed the breathing tube used to treat his pneumonia, a Bush family spokesman said.
First official water forecast for the Colorado River of 2017 predicts lake’s surface will fall another 9 feet by year’s end, but recent storms in Rockies may improve picture.
President-elect Donald Trump is starting inaugural day off with a tweet, saying “It all begins today!”
Behind in the polls in late October, Donald Trump ventured to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, to give American voters a “contract” detailing what he would achieve during his first day in office. But as Trump becomes president on Friday, it remains hazy as to which actions he will immediately take.
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to fill the nation’s capital for the inauguration of Donald Trump, and while the majority of those expected in Washington on Friday will be there to celebrate, some protesters say their plan is to do their best to disrupt the day.
Actors Robert De Niro, Sally Field and Mark Ruffalo joined hundreds of other people outside a Donald Trump building on Thursday for a pre-inauguration demonstration organizers said was meant to energize those concerned about the Republican president-elect’s policies.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Friday that he plans to visit the U.S. as soon as possible to meet with incoming President Donald Trump.