A federal appeals court panel has overturned the conviction of a man for sending threatening emails to two top North Las Vegas officials after his car was repossessed.
Kevin Cooney was sitting on a couch in his family’s home when his mother shot him, an ex-girlfriend told a jury in Linda Cooney’s attempted murder trial on Friday. Clarita Kendall, who dated Kevin Cooney a few years before he was shot in 2011, said he told her that while she was visiting him in the hospital in 2012. Kendall’s testimony at the trial, which has spanned two weeks, supported physical evidence suggesting the bullet entered Kevin Cooney at a downward angle.
Credit card receipts, telephone records and production schedules show that “X-Men” franchise director Bryan Singer was not in Hawaii when a lawsuit claims he sexually abused a 17-year-old on the islands, a defense attorney said Friday.
Las Vegas police are investigating a double stabbing in the southwest valley that sent two people to the hospital. Police responded to the 6300 block of Tropicana Avenue, near Torrey Pines Drive, about 2 p.m.
A South Carolina man avoids a large ticket after refilling a soda without paying at a hospital cafeteria.
A 31-year-old man was arrested on murder charges Thursday after Las Vegas police said he stabbed a friend in the neck outside a McDonald’s restaurant.
The family of a Las Vegas Justice Court marshal who killed himself last month has filed a federal lawsuit alleging his death was the result of a hostile work environment created by supervisors and union leaders locked in a bitter labor organizing drive.