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I-Team re-examines Metro's new crash-response policy

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Four months have passed since Metro Police announced that traffic officers would no longer respond to the scene of minor accidents, those in which there are no significant injuries. More>>

I-Team: Strip club raided by police wants to reopen

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A strip club shut down since a Metro Police raid says it can't reopen. The I-Team found allegations some dancers may have drugged customers to pile up charges on their credit cards maybe behind the raid.
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Three new road projects set to start in Henderson

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The three extra cents per gallon every time you fill up is really starting to add up. Since starting up in January, the fuel tax has raised about $80 million.
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Kids get moving at Wet 'n' Wild

Getting kids out and exercising was the goal behind a fun-filled day at Wet 'n’ Wild Wednesday. Children had a chance to play games and scream down water slides as part of Cartoon Network's Move It Movement. Diane Tuazon has the story.

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In talk to NAACP, Biden blasts voting restrictions

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Vice President Joe Biden says it's time the public turns against a raft of new laws that restrict the ability to vote.

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Police probe switching of flags on Brooklyn Bridge

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Police are searching for four or five people they believe scaled to the top of the Brooklyn Bridge's two towers in the dead of night, disabled lights illuminating two large American flags and then replaced the flags with bleached-white ones. More>>

NLV fire dept. struggles with aging fire trucks

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The city of North Las Vegas is using fire engines considered past their prime. Some have been on the road for so long, they're now even beyond national standards for replacement.

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Dancer gets 10 years to life in ex's murder

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A Las Vegas judge has given a former Las Vegas Strip performer the maximum sentence for killing and dismembering his dancer ex-girlfriend in 2010.

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South Point's new pavilion big draw for cowboy, cowgirl events

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The South Point Hotel and Casino just completed its $30 million expansion project. The Priefert Pavilion encompasses two new arenas and is a big investment for a property that's banking on the growing popularity of cowboy culture.

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Animal Foundation near capacity, offering dog discounts

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The Animal Foundation is nearing capacity in their dog adoption areas and on Thursday will begin a week-long adoption special for all Pit Bulls and dogs listed as "mixes."  More>>

2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival lineup announced

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The lineup for the 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival was announced on Wednesday morning. The two-day festival is being held Sept. 19 and 20 at the MGM Grand here in Las Vegas. More>>

Acts of Kindness: Meg Rhoades

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A woman who has helped others cope with death is fighting to regain her own strength from a debilitating illness. Her friends nominated her for this week’s Acts of Kindness award because of all she has done to help others.

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The need, scope and financing of UNLV stadium under scrutiny

The UNLV Campus Improvement Authority Board met to discuss the need, scope, and financing of a multi-million-dollar stadium. Chris Maathuis was there and has details about today's two hour meeting.

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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>>
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    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>>
  • Stay #SummerSafe With 8 News NOW!

    Stay #SummerSafe With 8 News NOW!

    Every year in Las Vegas, summer safety is a big concern. You can help spread the word by using the social hashtag #SummerSafe. Brought to you by our proud partner, United Nissan. This month’s focus is on pool safety. For millions of Americans, swimming pools and spas are great places for families to spend time together having fun. Yet it’s important to ensure everyone stays safe in and around pools and spas.

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    Every year in Las Vegas, summer safety is a big concern. You can help spread the word by using the social hashtag #SummerSafe. Brought to you by our proud partner, United Nissan. This month’s focus is on pool safety. For millions of Americans, swimming pools and spas are great places for families to spend time together having fun. Yet it’s important to ensure everyone stays safe in and around pools and spas.

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  • David Letterman's departure will reshape late-night TV in 2015

    David Letterman's departure will reshape late-night

    Saturday, April 5 2014 1:30 AM EDT2014-04-05 05:30:18 GMT
    NEW YORK -- David Letterman is expected to announce his retirement from CBS next year on Thursday evening's show, according to multiple sources. "The Late Show with David Letterman" airs at 11:35 p.m.More>>
    Jimmy Fallon's fast start replacing Jay Leno on the "Tonight" show the past two months had a secondary effect: David Letterman suddenly seemed old. Letterman said he is retiring next year.
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  • Top 8 Most Recent UNLV Appearances in the Big Dance

    Top 8 Most Recent UNLV Appearances in the Big Dance

    Thursday, March 21 2013 2:43 PM EDT2013-03-21 18:43:58 GMT
    (LAS VEGAS) -- March Madness kicks into high gear for the UNLV Runnin' Rebels at 4:27 p.m. Thursday when the men's squad faces the California Golden Bears in the NCAA basketball tournament's second roundMore>>
    March Madness kicks into high gear for the UNLV Runnin' Rebels at 4:27 p.m. Thursday when the men's squad faces the California Golden Bears in the NCAA basketball tournament's second round at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif.More>>
  • Top 8 Green Things About Las Vegas

    Top 8 Green Things About Las Vegas

    Thursday, March 14 2013 6:23 PM EDT2013-03-14 22:23:13 GMT
    LAS VEGAS -- With Southern Nevadans eagerly awaiting the opportunity to celebrate St. Patrick's Day on Sunday, now is a good time to pay homage to all that is green about the Las Vegas Valley. This extendsMore>>
    With Southern Nevadans eagerly awaiting the opportunity to celebrate St. Patrick's Day on Sunday, now is a good time to pay homage to all that is green about the Las Vegas Valley.More>>
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