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Las Vegas Aces beat Washington Mystics in Game 3
The Las Vegas Aces are 2-2 against the Washington Mystics. The Aces rising to the challenge and overcoming the Mystics defense. Liz Cambage leading the night with 28 points and 6 rebounds. (James Schaeffer/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Raiders Are Trying to Find Their Way After Loss to Minnesota - VIDEO
With one of the toughest schedules in the league, the Raiders face tough competition back-to-back while still trying to establish who they are as a team. (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review Journal)
Raiders offense stays positive about progress despite loss to Vikings
Raiders wide receivers Tyrell Williams and J.J. Nelson both saw the end zone and tight end Darren Waller caught 13 passes for 134 yards in the team's loss to the Vikings. All three discuss what the team accomplished offensively despite losing. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Raiders lose to the Vikings, Fall To 1-2 on the Season - VIDEO
The Raiders lost to the Minnesota Vikings 14-34 on Sunday bringing the season record to 1-2. The game in Minneapolis was just the first of the Raiders road trip and they will face the Colts in Indianapolis next week. (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review Journal)
Alienstock next year, “Yeah, we’re doing it.”
Little A’Le’Inn owner Connie West reflects on the Storm Area 51 weekend and plans for next year.
One dead after multi-vehicle crash in northwest Las Vegas - Video
Las Vegas police are investigating a fatal crash Sunday morning in northwest Las Vegas. About 9:45 a.m., two vehicles collided and struck several pedestrians at the intersection of West Cheyenne Avenue and North Soft Breezes Drive, west of Buffalo Drive.
Update on the last day of Alienstock in Rachel Nevada
Journalist Mick Akers recaps the Storm Area 51 weekend from Rachel, Nevada near the North gate to Area 51.
Alienstock Sunday Update
Best Of Area 51 - Video
Highlights from the festivities at the Storm Area 51 event.
Vegas Nation: Raiders-Vikings preview
The Raiders begin their 5-game road trip which starts when they face the Vikings on Sunday. The Vegas Nation crew breaks down the keys to the game in this preview from Minneapolis. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Forest Bath at Life Is Beautiful
Forest Bath At Life Is Beautiful (Janna Karel LAs Vegas Review-Journal)
Review-Journal reporter Ben Gotz discusses Golden Knights preseason win
Review-Journal reporter Ben Gotz discusses the Golden Knights 3-1 win against the San Jose Sharks on Saturday.
Alien juggles at Area 51 gate
A bright green alien entertained law enforcement officer stationed in front of the back gate of Area 51, near Rachel, with a juggling show. (Mick Akers/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Vendors at Alienstock
You could find everything from t-shirts and blowup aliens to kettle corn at A’Le’Innstock in Rachel, Nevada during the Storm Area 51 weekend. (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Paula Davis Memorial Mass held at Las Vegas church
A memorial mass was held for Paula Davis at St. John Neumann Roman Catholic Church, Saturday. (James Schaeffer/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Six arrests, two vehicle rollovers and two cattle struck during Storm Area 51 event
Lincoln County Emergency Services Coordinator Eric Holt updates the media on the past 24 hours during the Storm Area 51 event in rural Nevada.
ALIENSTOCK DAY 3 UPDATE 3
LAW ENFORCEMENT IS RECAPPING ALL THE INCIDENTS SO FAR AND ACCORDING TO ERIC HOLT, LINCOLN COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGER THIS HAS BEEN RELATIVELY SMOOTH. SO FAR, SIX PEOPLE HAVE BEEN ARRESTED FOR SECURITY GATE-RELATED INCIDENTS. MOST OF THE ARRESTS WERE FOR TRESPASSING AND ONE FOR INDECENT EXPOSURE. THERE HAVE BEEN TWO ROLLOVER CRASHES AND TWO CRASHES INVOLVING VEHICLES STRIKING COWS
Two people were injured in a rollover crash in a dry lakebed in near Rachel
A black Jeep carrying three occupants rolled over around 10 a.m. Saturday, injuring two, with one of the victims being airlifted to receive medical care.
Storm Area 51 Day 3 Update 2
A black Jeep carrying three occupants rolled over around 10 a.m. Saturday, injuring two, with one of the victims being airlifted to receive medical care, according to Eric Holt, Lincoln County emergency manager. (Renee Summerour/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Storm Area 51 Day 3 Update 1
Area 51 Basecamp in Hiko is canceled after a lackluster Day 1, according to event executive producer Keith Wright. Alienstock in Rachel will go on for its third day. (Renee Summerour/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Johnathan Abram Interviews Rookie Josh Jacobs - Video
Johnathan Abram starts his rookie journalist career interview Raiders running back Josh Jacobs about playing for the NFL, having Jon Gruden as a coach and what it's like being a rookie.
Live music and EDM dominate the night on day 2 of A’Le’Innstock
After sunset bands rocked the crowds at A’Le’Innstock in Rachel, Nevada on the second night of the event.
7 Selfie Spots At Life Is Beautiful
7 Selfie Spots At Life Is Beautiful (Janna Karel Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Recent deaths of 5 women in Las Vegas Valley have no known ties
The recent deaths of five women in the Las Vegas area have no known connections, according to law enforcement officials, despite an internet rumor of a serial killer in the valley.
Getti Kehayova spins her 17-foot hula hoop
Getti Kehayova, a hula hoop fitness instructor and the Guinness World Record holder for the “largest hula hoop spun,” spins her 17-foot hula hoop outside of her Las Vegas home. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Blackstone Group reportedly interested in acquiring MGM Grand, Bellagio
The Blackstone Group, who purchased The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and the Hughes Center office park, is reportedly looking to buy and lease back the MGM Grand and the Bellagio. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Gustavo Ramos-Martinez, convicted of killing two elderly people, ordered to serve life in prison
Gustavo Ramos-Martinez, convicted of killing two elderly people, ordered to serve two sentences of life in prison without the possibility of parole. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @Bizutesfaye
Storm Area 51 day one
Day one wrap-up on Alienstock coverage and local event on day two.
Rachel Nevada is filling up with colorful and interesting characters for the Storm Area 51 event
Day two of the Storm Area 51 event saw an influx of attendees with plans for a fun time.
Gruden Discusses Raider Injury Report - VIDEO
Raiders head coach Jon Gruden mentions multiple players listed as questionable for Sunday's game in Minnesota against the Vikings. (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Drone's-eye view of Alienstock near Area 51- VIDEO
Hundreds more vehicles poured into Rachel, Nevada, on the second day of Alienstock with more expected later Friday. (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
iPhone 11 Release
Local Las Vegas long time Apple product consumer shares her excitement for the new iPhone 11 release Downtown Summerlin. (Elizabeth Page Brumley/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Raiders List Multiple "Questionables" in Final Practice before Vikings Game - VIDEO
The injury bug continues to plague the Raiders as many were listed as questionable and game time decisions for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings. (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Aliens Invade City National Arena for Competition
Aliens attended the City National Arena for a competition to see who was best dressed. The prize was out of this world. (James Schaeffer/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Two arrests in Lincoln County at Storm Area 51 event - VIDEO
Lincoln County Sheriff Terry Lee updates the media on arrests, fines, low temperatures and what kind of attendance they expect for the weekend. (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Sunny morning at Floyd Lamb State Park in northwest Las Vegas - VIDEO
Sunny skies and moderate winds will prevail all weekend in the Las Vegas Valley. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las vegas Review-Journal) @bizutesfaye
Real Estate Millions: 1382 Ruby Sky Ct
Area 15 Alien Party in Las Vegas - VIDEO
People in costumes gathered to dance and party at Area 15 in Las Vegas on Thursday night, Sept. 19, 2019, as a pre-party to the Storm Area 51 events near Rachel, Nevada. (Rachel Aston/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Golden Knights rally to beat Kings in OT, 3-2
The Golden Knights were down 2-0 halfway through the third period, but two quick goals helped get the team back on track to beat the Kings 3-2 in overtime.
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Connie West on a high in Rachel
Creator of 'Storm Area 51' hosts party in Las Vegas - VIDEO
Matty Roberts, whose Facebook post “Storm Area 51: They Can’t Stop All of Us” started the events going on in Rachel, Nevada, had his own party at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. (Rachel Aston/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Las Vegas Aces Drop Game 2 to Washington Mystics, 103-91 - Video Highlights
The Las Vegas Aces are 0-2 against the Washington Mystics, after falling in game two of the semifinals, 103-91. Aces center Liz Cambage's 23 points kept her team in the game, but turnovers continue to haunt the Aces.
Allegiant Stadium Announces Newest Sponsors - Video
Allegiant Stadium has announced its newest sponsor partnerships in Coca-Cola and Levy food-services. Vegas Nation Stadium Show host Ed Graney and stadium insider Rick Velotta discuss the latest updates with the 65,000 seat stadium.
Raiders Coaches Talk Vikings Schemes and the Challenges They Present - VIDEO
Raiders offensive and defensive coordinators Greg Olson and Paul Guenther praised the Minnesota Vikings coaching staff and their offensive and defensive scheme's. They also continued to talk about the continuity the Vikings have (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Storm Area 51 Update - Video
Renee Summerour gives an update on the events surrounding the "Storm Area 51" event in Hiko, Nevada.
Raiders Sign WR Trevor Davis - VIDEO
The Raiders acquired wide receiver and return specialist Trevor Davis in a trade with the Packers Thursday morning. Davis helps a banged up receiving core as the team prepares for Sunday's game against the Vikings
Vegas Nation Mailbag | Raider prepare for a big road trip
The Review-Journal's Heidi Fang and Ed Graney are back for a new rendition of the Vegas Nation mailbag! Send in your Raiders questions, and they'll answer them live on the stream.
Cat survives 15-mile commute in car bumper – Video
A Las Vegas Review-Journal employee was surprised to learn she had a passenger during her 15.5-mile commute to the office on a September Sunday. (Tony Morales & James Schaeffer/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Shawn Porter on Errol Spence Jr. "I do think he's met his match."
Las Vegas-based fighter and WBC welterweight champion Shawn Porter will face undefeated IBF champion Errol Spence Jr. on Saturday, September 28 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Porter held an open workout ahead of the bout to discuss the challenge in facing "The Truth".
Vikings Present a Unique Challenge to the Raiders with 'Continuity' and Offensive Weapons
Raiders head coach Jon Gruden and quarterback Derek Carr elaborate on what it is that makes the Vikings a tough team to deal with to kick off stretch of games away from the coliseum. (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review-Journal).
Richie Incognito Returns to Practice as Raiders Deal With Injuries Heading Into Road Stretch - VIDEO
Raiders offensive guard Richie Incognito returned to practice after serving his two game suspension, while Trent Brown and a few others try to get healthy for the team's upcoming stretch of away games. (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Golden Knights' Deryk Engelland Shares Advice with Rookies - Video
Golden Knights defenseman Deryk Engelland has some advice for rookies: “Stick with what got you there.” The veteran NHL player also recalls his first goal as a pro.
Jon Gruden and Derek Carr discuss Raiders' upcoming challenge against Minnesota - FULL PRESSER - VIDEO
Raiders head coach Jon Gruden and quarterback Derek Carr explain what they believe are the biggest challenges the Raiders will face against their opponents on Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings. (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review Journal)
Golden Knights Continue Preseason Success with Win Over Avalanche - Video
The Golden Knights prospects are continuing to prove they are worthy of a starting position, this time with a shutout 5-0 win over the Colorado Avalanche.
Las Vegas Aces Drop Semifinals Game 1 in Heartbreaking Fashion - Video Highlights
The Las Vegas Aces were unable to come away with a win over the Washington Mystics in the final seconds of game one of the WNBA Semifinals.
Shortages of OB-GYN doctors in the Las Vegas Valley - Video
Dr. Michael Gardner discusses the shortages of OB-GYN doctors that will happen and what steps are being taken to entice them to come or stay in the Las Vegas area.
Chance Underwood Preliminary Hearing Called Off - Video
Chance Underwood appears in court with his preliminary hearing called off but will have his hearing in October.
Latest Allegiant Stadium Drone Video And Updates - Video
New drone footage of the Raiders Allegiant Stadium was released after new details were unveiled to the Vegas Stadium Authority Board.
Pair Killed In Las Vegas Crash Id’d As Man, 12-year-old Daughter - Video
A 42-year-old man and his 12-year-old daughter were on their way to meet the girl’s mother when they were killed in a fiery crash in the central valley on Friday night.
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Setup underway for Area 51 Basecamp
Setup is underway at the Alien Research Center in Hiko ahead of their Area 51 Basecamp event. Setup will ramp up over the next 2 days, with event taking place Friday and Saturday. (Mick Akers/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Chef Sammy D is cooking again in Las Vegas
Sam DeMarco served his first public meal since returning to Las Vegas on Sunday, with a pop-up brunch at 7th & Carson. And the veteran of the First Food & Bar, Rattlecan and Sam’s American has more in store for the downtown spot. The chef, known as Sammy D. to his friends, is taking on a consulting chef role with restaurant that will see some of Sunday’s offerings added to the regular menu. (Al Mancini/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Man sentenced in DUI crash that killed former Metro sergeant’s son
Nineteen year old Alexander Brewer was ordered to serve five to 20 years behind bars Monday for a DUI crash that killed Garrett Meriwether, the son of a retired Las Vegas police sergeant.
Giovanni Ruiz, accused of shooting and killing his girlfriend, appeared in court
Giovanni Ruiz, a UNLV grad student accused of shooting and killing his girlfriend, Paula Davis, appeared in court during his arraignment at the North Las Vegas Justice Center. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutesfaye
Flamingo's Wildlife Habitat
The Flamingo's wildlife habitat on the Las Vegas Strip is home to pelicans, ducks, swans, parrots, fish and of course, flamingos. (Mat Luschek / Review-Journal)
Alexander Brewer's mother makes an impassioned plea after her son is sentenced
Kelly Brewer speaks after her son Alexander is sentenced to five to 20 years in prison for a DUI crash that killed 18-year-old Garrett Meriwether on May 22, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Michael Blackshire/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Raiders Reflect on 28-10 Loss to the Chiefs - VIDEO
Raiders head coach Jon Gruden, quarterback Derek Carr, and wide receiver Hunter Renfrow reflect on Sunday's 28-10 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in Oakland. In the 2nd quarter Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs put up 28 unanswered points that would turn the tide of the game. Gruden said the Raiders, "Ran into a buzz-saw for about 7 minutes" (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Golden Knights Head Coach Gerard Gallant Praises Prospects - Video
A day after the Golden Knights 6-2 preseason victory over the Arizona Coyotes, head coach Gerard Gallant discussed how impressed he is with the prospects, including defensemen Nicolas Hague and Dylan Coghlan.
The Amazing Johnathan Appears As Guest On PodKats! - Video
Our guest this week is former Las Vegas headliner The Amazing Johnathan, a comic magician known for his dark humor, gory acts and drug references. The subject of two new documentaries, Johnathan remains with us after disclosing in 2014 that he had been diagnosed with a rare heart condition and given one year to live.
Raiders lose 28-10 to the Chiefs in Final Game on the Baseball Diamond - VIDEO
The Raiders lost to Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs in the second game of the season. The Raiders will be hitting the road next week for a stretch of games away from Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum including a game in London. (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Raiders relying on veteran leadership for upcoming road stretch - VIDEO
After Sunday's loss to the Chiefs, the Raiders are leaning on their veteran players to help the team get back on track in their upcoming stretch of games away from the Coliseum. (Le'Andre Fox/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Max Pacioretty Gets Hat Trick In Golden Knights First Preseason Game - Video
The Golden Knights get their first preseason game win against the Arizona Coyotes 6-2 where Max Pacioretty gets a hat trick and Malcolm Subban starts at net. Golden Edge reporters David Schoen and Ben Gotz go over the key points to take away from the game.
Dearica Hamby Hits Game-Winner in Las Vegas Aces Playoff Win - Video Highlights
The Las Vegas Aces will continue a post-season run thanks to forward Dearica Hamby's game-winning shot over the Chicago Sky. Watch the buzzer beater and hear the WNBA's Sixth Woman of the Year describe the big moment.
Golden Knights On First Preseason Win - Video
The Golden Knights talk about their first preseason win including Max Pacioretty's hat trick and putting Malcolm Subban as the goaltender for tonight's game.
2 accused of trespassing at the Nevada National Security Site plead guilty
Two men from the Netherlands accused of trespassing at onto the Nevada National Security Site last week each pleaded guilty Monday to the misdemeanor charge.(Nye County Sheriff's Office)
Pair Killed In Las Vegas Crash Id’d As Man, 12-year-old Daughter - Video
A 42-year-old man and his 12-year-old daughter were on their way to meet the girl’s mother when they were killed in a fiery crash in the central valley on Friday night.
Dessert Before Dinner winner Becky Quan
Nine of Las Vegas’ top women pastry chefs offered original creations built around Girl Scouts Trefoils shortbread cookies Saturday night at Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada’s annual Desserts Before Dinner Gala. The top dessert, as voted on by the audience, was an homage to Good Humor’s old-fashioned Strawberry Shortcake ice cream bars created by NoMad’s Becky Quan. (Al Mancini/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Martin Truex, Kevin Harvick break it down at LVMS
South Point 400 champion Martin Truex Jr and runner-up Kevin Harvick talk about their races in the NASCAR playoff opener at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on September 15, 2019. (Ron Kantowski/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
The Hangover is served at The Crack Shack in Las Vegas - VIDEO
Khine Moore, executive chef at The Crack Shack at Park MGM in Las Vegas, makes The Hangover with a fried chicken breast or thigh dipped in honey-butter, sprinkled with Crack Seasoning and topped with an egg. (Heidi Knapp Rinella/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Raiders Suffer First Loss of the Season to the Chiefs - Video
The Raiders suffered the team's first loss of the season on Sunday afternoon versus the Chiefs. Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was too much for the Silver and Black's secondary, as the Raiders defense allowed 28 unanswered points. Vegas Nation hosts Cassie Soto and Heidi Fang discuss the loss and three takeaways from the game.
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