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  • BREAKING NEWS: 1,700 customers without power

    BREAKING NEWS: 1,700 customers without power

    Friday, August 1 2014 2:38 AM EDT2014-08-01 06:38:44 GMT
    LAS VEGAS -- NV Energy officials confirm that over 1,700 customers are without power in the area of South Hualapai Way and West Charleston Boulevard.The power outage occurred at 10:45 p.m. Thursday night as the cause is still under investigation.More>>
    LAS VEGAS -- NV Energy officials confirm that over 1,700 customers are without power in the area of South Hualapai Way and West Charleston Boulevard.The power outage occurred at 10:45 p.m. Thursday night as the cause is still under investigation.More>>

New details emerge about man involved in crime spree

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The woman accused of a crime spree in a Las Vegas neighborhood appeared in court of the first time Thursday. There are new details about the criminal past of her now dead accomplice. More>>

Expert advises layers of protection to keep homes safe

The crime spree Tuesday morning started with the suspects knocking on the door of one of the victims. It has people wondering how to handle a similar situation. Sharie Johnson has some advice on unexpected visitors.

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Henderson PD: Man shot by officers ex-felon

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Henderson Police have finished up their preliminary investigation into Tuesday’s deadly officer-involved shooting. The shooting happened at around 3:30 a.m. near Horizon Drive and Boulder Highway. More>>

Judge wants an overhaul of juvenile facilities around the state

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Kids hog-tied and left alone in isolation rooms. Some Clark County kids have come forward saying that has happened to them at the Nevada Youth Training Center, a juvenile center in Elko. More>>

White Castle coming to Las Vegas Strip

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Fans of White Castle are about to get really excited. The fast food chain announced Thursday they are setting up shop on the Las Vegas Strip. More>>

Tax incentives help lure filmmakers to Nevada

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The Las Vegas Film Festival is underway this week. Now, in its seventh year, the event is screening more movies than ever, some of them shot locally.
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Driver sentenced in restaurant crash

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A driver who pleaded guilty to DUI charges after plowing his car into a Las Vegas restaurant was sentenced to six to 20 years in prison, during a sentencing hearing Thursday. More>>

GameWorks brings jobs, family fun to Town Square

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A unique arcade is back in Las Vegas. GameWorks completes its move from the Las Vegas Strip to Town Square Thursday. More>>

Bail set at $400K for Natasha Jackson

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Natasha Jackson, the woman police identified as an accomplice in a crime spree that left two people dead and two hurt, is being held on a $400,000 bail. More>>

Actor finds success with crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is enabling millions of people to finance their projects and, in some cases, fulfill their dreams. Crowdfunding expert and actor Kit Williamson shows how to use the practice to great success.

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Driving You Crazy: Planned projects near Mountain's Edge

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A viewer asks when Rainbow Boulevard will extend past Mountain's Edge Parkway and if the planned Walmart at Rainbow and Blue Diamond Road will be built. More>>

8 on Your Side warns about IRS phone scam

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People across the valley are receiving calls from someone claiming to represent the Internal Revenue Service. The calls are scaring people, but as 8 on Your Side discovered, there is nothing to fear. More>>

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  • Discover Gr8 Museums: Las Vegas Natural History Museum

    Discover Gr8 Museums: Las Vegas Natural History Museum

    Museums in Las Vegas? You bet! Las Vegas has a rich history and plenty of stories and artifacts to illuminate its past.
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    Museums in Las Vegas? You bet! Las Vegas has a rich history and plenty of stories and artifacts to illuminate its past.More>>
  • Join 8 News NOW for a Night of Baseball Fun!

    Join 8 News NOW for a Night of Baseball Fun!

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:17 PM EDT2014-07-23 19:17:45 GMT
    Join us for a night of family fun and baseball at Cashman Field on Friday, August 8th. In addition to fun giveaways and activities during the game, we will be collecting targeted school items for Las Vegas Downtown Achieves (LVDA) schools. The Las Vegas Down Achieves Project creates the conditions necessary for children to realize their full potential. We are collecting reems of paper that night to benefit the Downtown Achieves Project. The project currently serves 11 downtown schools and ove...More>>
    Join us for a night of family fun and baseball at Cashman Field on Friday, August 8th. In addition to fun giveaways and activities during the game, we will be collecting targeted school items for Las Vegas Downtown Achieves (LVDA) schools. The Las Vegas Down Achieves Project creates the conditions necessary for children to realize their full potential. We are collecting reems of paper that night to benefit the Downtown Achieves Project. The project currently serves 11 downtown schools and ove...More>>
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  • Prostate frozen lumpectomy offers patients an alternative

    Prostate frozen lumpectomy offers patients an alternative

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 3:39 PM EDT2014-07-29 19:39:02 GMT
    More than 230,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year according to the American cancer society. In most cases, surgical removal of the gland is considered the gold standard of treatment, but results of a new study suggest a new treatment might benefit some patients.More>>
    More than 230,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year according to the American cancer society. In most cases, surgical removal of the gland is considered the gold standard of treatment, but results of a new study suggest a new treatment might benefit some patients.More>>
  • New therapies for epilepsy

    New therapies for epilepsy

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:00:14 GMT
    pilepsy is a chronic neurological condition that affects more than 2.5 million Americans. Uncontrollable seizures plague these patients’ lives. Until now, the only treatments were drugs and major surgery, but new therapies are on the horizon.More>>
    pilepsy is a chronic neurological condition that affects more than 2.5 million Americans. Uncontrollable seizures plague these patients’ lives. Until now, the only treatments were drugs and major surgery, but new therapies are on the horizon.More>>
  • Study touts health care workers with less than bachelor's degree

    Study touts health care workers with less than bachelor's degree

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:08:05 GMT
    Among Las Vegas workers with less than a bachelor’s degree only 3.5 percent hold jobs in the most common health care occupations, the lowest percentage among the nation’s 100 largest metropolitan areas, the Brookings Institution reported Wednesday night.More>>
    Among Las Vegas workers with less than a bachelor’s degree only 3.5 percent hold jobs in the most common health care occupations, the lowest percentage among the nation’s 100 largest metropolitan areas, the Brookings Institution reported Wednesday night.More>>
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