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Pepper spray used to stop fight at Canyon Springs

Police used pepper spray to break up a fight at the Canyon Springs-Legacy basketball game Friday at Canyon Springs High (Joel Angel Juarez/Las Vegas Review-Journal)

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12 Las Vegas Casinos Remain Dark Indefinitely - Video
12 properties owned by MGM Resorts International, Caesars Entertainment Inc., Red Rock Resorts Inc. and Boyd Gaming Corp. have yet to reopen in Las Vegas.
Raiders DC Guenther says team is "much faster on defense" - Video
Raiders defensive coordinator Paul Guenther says the team has rebuilt the engine on defense by adding young talent and speed.
Henderson police briefing on officer-involved shooting
The Henderson Police Department gives a video briefing on its fourth officer-involved shooting of 2020.
Police: Suspected prostitute stole $90K from Las Vegas tourist - VIDEO
A Las Vegas tourist had $90,000 in cash stolen from his hotel room by a suspected prostitute on the July Fourth weekend, police said.
Vegas Nation Blitz ep.15 | 10,000 Page Playbook
This week's guest is Raiders safety Erik Harris. Vegas Nation host Cassie Soto is joined by Vinny Bonsignore, Allegiant Stadium insider Mick Akers and Vegas Nation podcast host Heidi Fang and Adam Hill. Jason Witten is ready to bring veteran leadership to the team while learning Gruden's, "10,000 page playbook." Erik Harris prides himself on film study and making those around him better.
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Vegas Nation: Raiders Training Camp Recap Video
Vegas Nation's Cassie Soto and Ed Graney discuss Josh Jacobs and Trent Brown sitting out of Wednesday's practice, how a healthy Tyrell Williams can contribute on offense, give first impressions of the Raiders Henderson headquarters and more. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Jounral)
Parents of special ed students at CCSD protest distance learning
A small group of Clark County School District parents protested outside the district’s administration building on Wednesday morning, saying that the plans to reopen schools with distance learning don’t adequately support students with special needs.
Coronavirus Becomes Major Cause Of Death In Nevada - Video
The coronavirus has claimed nearly 1,000 lives in Nevada, making it one of the leading causes of death in the state and is outpacing the flu and pneumonia combined.
One of the last Las Vegas Pearl Harbor Survivors passes away
Pearl Harbor Survivor, Lenoard Nielsen, who passed away on August 9, 2020 speaks with the Review-Journal in 2019 about the “date which will live in infamy”. (James Schaeffer, Briana Erickson, Michael Quine / Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Las Vegas convention center expansion still on target for December
Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority President and CEO Steve Hill told board members Tuesday there wouldn’t be any financial advantage to extending the occupancy date, even though the building’s first tenant, CES, opted to cancel its Las Vegas trade show and instead have an online version of the show.
Robin Lehner loses skate blade - Video
Golden Knights goaltender Robin Lehner's skate blade popped out on two occasions in the second period during the team's 4-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks.
MaskUp for NV event starts at Sunrise hospital - VIDEO
John Katsilometes and Piff the Magic Dragon join MaskUp for NV event that will being going to hospitals around the city today.
Raiders WR Tyrell Williams feels healthy again - Video
Raiders wide receiver Tyrell Williams says he feels healthy again after dealing with plantar fasciitis last season.
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Dr. Brian Labus, Epidemiologist with the UNLV School of Public Health and the governor's medical advisory team, and RJ Health reporter Mary Hynes cover the latest topics surrounding COVID-19 in Nevada. Topics this week: 1. WHAT ARE THE DAILY COVID-19 CASE NUMBERS TELLING US ABOUT THE OVERALL TREND IN NEVADA? 2. WHAT HAPPENS WHEN COVID-19 AND FLU CONVERGE? 3. COULD FLU SEASON NUMBERS IN CHILDREN FALL DUE TO COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS?
Raiders' Josh Jacobs explains why he missed practice - Video
Las Vegas Raiders running back Josh Jacobs explains why he missed Wednesday's practice.
Jon Gruden gives update on Jacobs, Brown missing practice - Video
Raiders head coach Jon Gruden explains why running back Josh Jacobs and tackle Trent Brown were both missing from Wednesday's practice.
Las Vegas police investigate failed attempt to drag an ATM machine - Video
Las Vegas police are investigating an apparent failed attempt to drag an ATM machine off its foundation at Wells Fargo, 5410 W. Charleston Blvd., shortly after 4 a.m. A truck was in the parking lot, doors still open, near a damaged ATM portal. (Bizuayeu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutefsaye
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Alpine owner refused to pay for maintenance, manager says - VIDEO
Alpine Motel Apartments owner Adolfo Orozco refused to spend money on maintenance before a deadly fire, the building's manager told police.
Police: Suspect in Nellis master sergeant's death dated her - VIDEO
An arrest report said the suspect in Nellis Air Force Base Master Sgt. Danielle Lynch’s death had dated her for years.
UNLV Fall Sports Programs Postponed Due to Coronavirus - VIDEO
UNLV Director of Athletics Desiree Reed-Francois, UNLV football coach Marcus Arroyo and student athlete Drew Tejchman spoke during a Tuesday news conference after the Mountain West announced Monday that all of their fall sports will be postponed until Spring 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Family of a man who was fatally shot by Las Vegas police speak
Las Vegas police said they killed Joshua Squires, 32, Monday morning after he took his mother, Toni Squires, hostage at gunpoint at the family’s mobile home in the Storeyville Mobile Home Resort in Las Vegas. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutesfaye
The Big Ten postpones college football because of the coronavirus pandemic
The decision came after the presidents of the 14 universities comprising the Big Ten voted in favor of postponing the 2020 season.
Kwiatkoski on Becoming a Raider, Learning their Defense - Video
Raiders linebacker Nick Kwiatkoski discusses how he's adjusting to playing on a new team, what it was like trying to learn the playbook virtually and how important it is that they're finally together working on the field in Las Vegas. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
North Las Vegas police looking for homicide suspect - Video
A suspect in a North Las Vegas homicide is shown walking in surveillance video. (North Las Vegas Police Department)
CCSD employees, students test positive for COVID-19 - VIDEO
The Clark County School District said 101 employees and 22 students tested positive for COVID-19 from March through Aug. 7.
Private schools open doors to students in new school year - VIDEO
While a majority of CCSD schools are weeks away from reopening their doors, some private schools across the Las Vegas Valley are back in business. Almost five months after schools statewide shut down due to COVID-19, students returned for in-person class on Monday, with some changes. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Marjorie Barrick Museum to reopen - Video
Alisha Kerlin, executive director of the Marjorie Barrick Museum, describes the exhibits “Kept to Myself” and “Excerpts” featured at the UNLV museum in Las Vegas on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020. The museum is to reopen on Aug. 17,2020 by appointment only. (Elizabeth Brumley/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
McCrimmon on the depth of the Golden Knights' roster - VIDEO
Vegas Golden Knights general manager Kelly McCrimmon talks about how much depth the team has on the roster, how additions like Zach Whitecloud and Robin Lehner have helped the team succeed and more. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
McCrimmon says Max Pacioretty is ready to go for Knights playoffs - Video
Vegas Golden Knights general manager Kelly McCrimmon spoke about Max Pacioretty's health, return to the team and how much he plans to involve him in the playoffs. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
COVID-19 testing site opening inside UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center - Video
A new COVID-19 testing site opening inside UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center on Tuesday, Aug. 11. The testing operation is moving indoors from the UNLV Tropicana parking garage. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutesfaye
'School Daze' facilities opening for school children - Video
The county program “School Daze” is designed for students between 5 and 12 years old and is set to include educational time, games, arts and crafts, sports and more. (Renee Summerour/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Academy uses guidelines and distance learning to start school year
New Horizons Academy, a private school for students with special needs, reopens for full-time instruction with options for distance learning and teaching.
Raiders' Jason Witten ready for veteran role - Video
Longtime Dallas Cowboy turned Las Vegas Raider Jason Witten is looking forward to being a veteran leader with his new team. Vegas Nation's Cassie Soto and Adam Hill discuss Witten's excitement.
Witten talks about finding a new home with the Las Vegas Raiders - VIDEO
After spending 16 seasons with the Dallas Cowboys and having a brief stint as a color commentator on ESPN's Monday Night Football broadcast, tight end Jason Witten discusses his decision to return to the NFL and moving on to join the Las Vegas Raiders in 2020. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
A worker at Ikea’s Las Vegas store has tested positive for the coronavirus - VIDEO
Store employees were made aware of the positive case on Saturday. Affected areas were closed for “enhanced” cleaning and sanitizing, according to a statement
Shooting at Storeyville Mobile Home resort - VIDEO
'America's Got Talent' judge Simon Cowell has back surgery after electric bike accident - Video
Simon Cowell underwent surgery on Saturday to repair a broken back and was recovering at a hospital. He will miss the opening shows of "America's Got Talent," which begin this week. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
'America's Got Talent' judge, Simon Cowell has back surgery after electric bike accident.
Cowell underwent surgery to repair a broken back and was recovering at a hospital.
DUI suspect in wreck that killed 2 Las Vegas teens denied bail
Ebone Whitaker, the driver of an SUV that fatally struck two 16-year-old Las Vegas girls was ordered held without bail on Monday.
Flamingo rollover crash
Las Vegas police investigate a rollover crash at the intersection of West Flamingo Road and Edmond Street on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020. (Glenn Puit/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Mrs. Nevada America pageant in Las Vegas
Contestants at the Mrs. Nevada America Pageant were performing to an empty room Sunday night after being told by the city of Las Vegas that the crowd size did not comply with Gov. Steve Sisolak’s mandate. (Abingdon Mullin)
Max Pacioretty to return to the Golden Knights for game 1 - VIDEO
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VGK to play Chicago in round one - VIDEO
Golden Knights take top seed - VIDEO
Raiders' Maxx Crosby placed on COVID-19 reserve list - Video
Raiders defensive end Maxx Crosby has been placed on the team's COVID-19 reserve list. Vegas Nation's Cassie Soto and Vinny Bonsignore give an update on Crosby's status.
DeBoer on Pacioretty's timetable for return, Martinez on team camaraderie - VIDEO
Vegas Golden Knights head coach Pete DeBoer discusses how the team has performed without their leading scorer, Max Pacioretty, and talks about when he could return to the team. Defenseman Alec Martinez discusses what the team needs to do on the ice to stay competitive and more. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
DeBoer, Smith preview their match against the Avalanche - VIDEO
The Vegas Golden Knights head coach Pete DeBoer and forward Reilly Smith preview their upcoming game against the Colorado Avalanche at a news conference on Friday. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Takeaways with Violator and Raider Cody - VIDEO
On the Takeaways edition of the Vegas Nation podcast, host Heidi Fang spoke with fans known as Violator and Raider Cody about Raiders' owner Mark Davis' decision to have games without fans at Allegiant Stadium in 2020 and more. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Gruden on offseason improvements to Raiders defense - VIDEO
Raiders head coach Jon Gruden discusses how the players they acquired in the offseason help them improve on defense and some of his expectations for his defensive line. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Raiders newcomers up to speed despite chaotic offseason
Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden was pleased by the retention of information the newcomers to the organization have shown so far despite the chaotic offseason brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.
Gruden on what the Raiders plan is if a coach gets coronavirus - VIDEO
During a Thursday media availability Raiders head coach Jon Gruden talks about what kind of contingency plans are in place in the event that one of team's coaches catches coronavirus. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Gruden on what the Raiders plan is if a coach gets coronavirus - VIDEO
During a Thursday media availability Raiders head coach Jon Gruden talks about what kind of contingency plans are in place in the event that one of team's coaches catches coronavirus. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Vegas Nation Blitz ep.14 | NFL Opt Outs
Derek Carr never thought twice about playing this year. Vegas Nation host Cassie Soto is joined by Vinny Bonsignore, Allegiant Stadium insider Mick Akers and Vegas Nation podcast host Heidi Fang and Adam Hill. Around the league players are opting out of the season. Allegiant stadium is ready for some football.
Golden Knights adjusting to afternoon games in postseason
Golden Knights players and coach Pete DeBoer discuss adjusting to afternoon postseason matchups as they prepare to tie a team record in that category
Golden Knights go back to original postseason lineup
The Golden Knights are going back to their original lineup against the St. Louis Blues.
Olson on how Lynn Bowden, Henry Ruggs and other rookies fit in the Raiders offense - VIDEO
Raiders offensive coordinator Greg Olson talked about Lynn Bowden, Jr.'s versatility and the weapon that he is on offense and how some of the team's other rookies will fit in their offensive schemes. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Derek Carr 'tired of being disrespected' - Video
When asked if he considered opting out this season, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr said he feels like he has a lot to prove to himself and is "tired of being disrespected." Vegas Nation's Cassie Soto and Ed Graney discuss Carr's comments.
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Wells Fargo and Three Square food bank team up to help out those in need during the coronavirus pandemic. (Glenn Puit/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Coronavirus cases triple at Henderson nursing home - VIDEO
The number of residents with COVID-19 at Lake Mead Health & Rehabilitation in Henderson tripled overnight, according to state data. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Las Vegas housing market sees record prices despite pandemic
Las Vegas’ housing market is “on fire” despite the coronavirus pandemic’s devastating effect on the economy, as sales totals surged and prices hit another all-time high last month. (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Sahara Las Vegas gets COVID-19 regulatory complaint - VIDEO
Sahara Las Vegas is the first property on the Las Vegas Strip — and the first in Southern Nevada — to receive a regulatory complaint related to coronavirus safety protocols. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Latino communities see rise in COVID-19 cases
Guy Girardin, president of Puentes, a Las Vegas nonprofit working to connect Latinos with health and social services, talks about the rise of COVID-19 cases in the Latino community like the multigenerational family of Angie Leyva, who all, but her husband, tested positive for COVID-19.
Goodwill provides ways for Las Vegas Valley families to save money - VIDEO
Goodwill is becoming the surprising place for families and job seekers to save money during the COVID-19 pandemic. We look at its safety measures and price out outfits for a family of four. (Angus Kelly and Carrie Roper/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Golden Knights go back to original postseason lineup
The Golden Knights are going back to their original lineup against the St. Louis Blues.
Takeaways with Violator and Raider Cody - VIDEO
On the Takeaways edition of the Vegas Nation podcast, host Heidi Fang spoke with fans known as Violator and Raider Cody about Raiders' owner Mark Davis' decision to have games without fans at Allegiant Stadium in 2020 and more. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
DeBoer, Smith preview their match against the Avalanche - VIDEO
The Vegas Golden Knights head coach Pete DeBoer and forward Reilly Smith preview their upcoming game against the Colorado Avalanche at a news conference on Friday. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Raiders newcomers up to speed despite chaotic offseason
Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden was pleased by the retention of information the newcomers to the organization have shown so far despite the chaotic offseason brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.
Gruden on offseason improvements to Raiders defense - VIDEO
Raiders head coach Jon Gruden discusses how the players they acquired in the offseason help them improve on defense and some of his expectations for his defensive line. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Gruden on what the Raiders plan is if a coach gets coronavirus - VIDEO
During a Thursday media availability Raiders head coach Jon Gruden talks about what kind of contingency plans are in place in the event that one of team's coaches catches coronavirus. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Gruden on what the Raiders plan is if a coach gets coronavirus - VIDEO
During a Thursday media availability Raiders head coach Jon Gruden talks about what kind of contingency plans are in place in the event that one of team's coaches catches coronavirus. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Golden Knights adjusting to afternoon games in postseason
Golden Knights players and coach Pete DeBoer discuss adjusting to afternoon postseason matchups as they prepare to tie a team record in that category
Fungus creating 'zombie' cicadas - Video
A “mind-control” fungus found in cicadas manipulates the insects into “zombies” that spread fungal spores, according to a researcher. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
DeBoer on Pacioretty's timetable for return, Martinez on team camaraderie - VIDEO
Vegas Golden Knights head coach Pete DeBoer discusses how the team has performed without their leading scorer, Max Pacioretty, and talks about when he could return to the team. Defenseman Alec Martinez discusses what the team needs to do on the ice to stay competitive and more. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Preview: Golden Knights face off against St. Louis Blues - video
The Golden Knights are set to face off against the St. Louis Blues today for the team's second round-robin game.
Meet the Disney fan who started drawing chalk cartoons during quarantine - Video
Nicole Cox, 34, started chalk drawing Disney cartoons at public parks in Las Vegas as a new hobby during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Mackenzie Behm/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Sisolak names new DETR director, head of unemployment task force - VIDEO
Gov. Steve Sisolak named Elisa Cafferata acting director of Nevada’s Department of Training, Employment and Rehabilitation and announced Barbara Buckley as the leader of a rapid response team on unemployment insurance at a press briefing Thursday afternoon. (James Schaeffer / Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Vegas Nation Blitz ep.14 | NFL Opt Outs
Derek Carr never thought twice about playing this year. Vegas Nation host Cassie Soto is joined by Vinny Bonsignore, Allegiant Stadium insider Mick Akers and Vegas Nation podcast host Heidi Fang and Adam Hill. Around the league players are opting out of the season. Allegiant stadium is ready for some football.
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President Donald Trump said Thursday that he opposes additional funding for the U.S. Postal Service, acknowledging that his position would starve the agency of money Democrats say it needs to process an anticipated surge in mail-in ballots during the coronavirus pandemic.

US jobless claims fall below 1M for first time since pandemic began

The Labor Department said applications fell to 963,000, the second straight drop, from 1.2 million the previous week. The decline suggests that layoffs are slowing, though last week’s figure still exceeds the pre-pandemic record of just under 700,000.