When a Baltimore teenager fired on classmates on the first day of school this week, officials at the Southern Nevada Counterterrorism Center were watching closely. A school shooting thousands of miles away probably has nothing to do with Las Vegas or terrorism. But the cops at the local fusion center have to be sure.
A multi-state search was under way late Friday for a Henderson teenager who was being held for ransom after being snatched at her front door, police said.
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When 12-year-old Emily Orr learned that the Malcolm Library might have to close its doors, she wanted to go out and sell something to help raise money for it.
Two Henderson brothers face up to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty Thursday to growing, then trying to sell more than 100 marijuana plants.
Roads just west of Las Vegas and in southern Henderson are closed this afternoon due to rainy weather, officials said. More rain is moving into western parts of the valley.