Nevada authorities don’t want a recent increase in speed limit from 75 mph to 80 mph on additional sections of Interstate 80 to translate to motorists speeding even faster.
Corrections officers Neal Bengil and Jose Miranda were new to the job when a prison dormitory turned to chaos the night of March 9.
Tanner Reynolds remembers the stinging pain of the gravel, cold from the winter air, rubbing against his face that day in December. “This isn’t right,” he recalled thinking to himself.
The latest motion, filed in the same court that issued the previous denial, is “another step in our aggressive, multifaceted legal strategy prevent Nevada from becoming a parking lot for nuclear weapons and waste,” Attorney General Aaron Ford said in a statement.
Both directions of Interstate 15 reopened Wednesday after icy roads closed the freeway between Las Vegas and Southern California for several hours early Wednesday, causing heavy delays.
A Nevada inmate serving three to 10 years for attempted robbery died this weekend at a Las Vegas hospice facility, a state Department of Corrections release said.
Nevada has received an $8.1 million boost from the federal government to go toward emergency-related roadwork.
Lane reductions are slated this week for a portion of the main highway linking Southern California and Las Vegas.
The Chicago Police Department says it has no record that the pilot killed in a deadly Southern California plane crash was a retired officer.
Health officials have decided against shuttering an Amargosa Valley boarding school after a visit to the facility showed that steps were being taken to ensure students’ safety.