Henderson Constable Earl Mitchell may face additional charges … stemming from his spending of county funds, sources said. Mitchell was indicted earlier this month on five felony theft and fraud charges … after a Las Vegas Review-Journal story questioned his spending. But grand jury records show even more extensive spending including … an $800 dinner at steakhouse … nearly 200 atm withdrawals mostly at gambling establishments … and even Disneyland tickets. But his attorney plans to ask a judge to dismiss the charges.
2018 NFL Week 17 Best Bets Colts (-3) over TITANS: Andrew Luck is 10-0 in his career vs. Tennessee VIKINGS (-4.5) over Bears: A win and rising Minnesota is in playoffs Eagles (-6.5) over REDSKINS: Philly needs win to keep playoff hopes alive BILLS (-5.5) over Dolphins: Miami is 6-14 ATS in last 20 games at Buffalo Browns (+6) over RAVENS: Cleveland can clinch first winning season since 2007 with upset
Las Vegas house prices are rising Southern Nevada prices were up 12.8 percent year-over-year in October. Nationally, home prices were up 5.5 percent year-over-year . Buyers are pulling back. Around 7,000 Las Vegas houses were on the market without offers at the end of November, up 54 percent year-over-year. Las Vegas home prices have been rising at one of the fastest rates in the country
On Rainbow Boulevard at Cheyenne Avenue, a strip mall and the apartment complex next door reflect the state of things in commercial real estate. The strip mall, Cheyenne Commons, was foreclosed on last year and has plenty of tenants but also several vacancies. The neighboring apartment complex, The Grove, has soared in value. It sold for $34.5 million in November, after trading for $19.5 million just two years ago.
Five best bets for NFL Week 16 EAGLES (-1.5) over Texans: Chris Long built locker room shrine to Nick Foles after upset of Rams Vikings (-6) over LIONS: Minnesota has held past two foes to 180 yards passing with 11 sacks Falcons (-3) over PANTHERS: Carolina QB Taylor Heinicke will make first NFL start vs. Matt Ryan and Co. SEAHAWKS (+2.5) over Chiefs: Seattle is 16-2 in prime-time home games under Pete Carroll RAIDERS (+3) over Broncos: Christmas Eve game could be final one Raiders ever play at Oakland Coliseum
The NBA launched seven basketball academies worldwide in 2016 in an effort to globalize the game. On Friday, 25 student-athletes scrimmaged at Mandalay Bay Convention Center before the G League Winter Showcase. Among the top players was Timothy Ighoefe, a 6-foot-11 center signed to play college basketball at Georgetown. UNLV freshman forward Jonathan Tchamwa Tchatchoua graduated from an NBA Academy.
Gwen Stefani, Thursday at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Like a Storm, Saturday at Backstage Bar & Billiards Googoosh, Saturday at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Franky Perez (FXP), Friday at Count’s Vampd Stucky Jackson and the Boys, Sunday at The Bunkhouse Saloon
Las Vegas Motor Speedway gets second NASCAR race. Kyle Busch’s (almost) great NASCAR season. Kurt Busch trades places in NASCAR. Noah Gragson on the rise in NASCAR. Four-wide drag racing debuts at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Sam Schmidt’s difficult IndyCar season. Travis Pastrana jumps the fountains at Caesars Palace. Spencer Gallagher retires as NASCAR driver. Eli Tomac’s million-dollar ride at Sam Boyd Stadium. Las Vegas Motor Speedway gets down, dirty with stock car race.
Las Vegas’ housing market may be known for its cookie-cutter subdivisions. But the valley also has several condo towers, mostly on or near the Strip and downtown. (Eli Segall/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
According to data from the Federal Aviation Administration, there were 659 reported drone sightings between April and June 2017 in the U.S., three of which were in Nevada. This year, there were 784 within the same period, with 16 sightings in Nevada. These numbers keep track of all reports, but are not independently verified. An FAA spokesman said the number of reported drone sightings could be increasing for a variety of reasons. FAA Spokesman