A diverse group of more than 1,000 people marched on the Strip to the chant of “Banks got bailed out, we got sold out” Thursday, as the weeks-old Occupy Wall Street protest went nationwide.
Las Vegas motorists must suffer through a paving marathon on Interstate 15 this weekend, but they should see a smooth ride Monday morning, according to the Nevada Department of Transportation.
A cold front expected to arrive Wednesday could bring several inches of snow to Mount Charleston and low temperatures in the upper 40s to some west valley neighborhoods. Forecasters expect the storm to bring wind, rain and unseasonably cool temperatures through Thursday.
A bus taking 44 students home from school was hit by a car this afternoon on Tropicana Avenue near Interstate 15. No students were seriously injured, but the bus driver and three students were taken to a hospital as a precaution.