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Federal agents uncover drug smuggling ring at McCarran

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Federal agents have broken up a drug smuggling ring operating through McCarran International Airport. More>>

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  • Huge waves wow throngs in Southern California

    Huge waves wow throngs in Southern California

    Thursday, August 28 2014 2:18 AM EDT2014-08-28 06:18:48 GMT
    Southern California is seeing the kind of epic surf usually associated with Hawaii or Tahiti. Beaches are thronged with wave riders and crowds are coming to watch the action even as seaside communities try to stave...More>>
    Southern California is seeing the kind of epic surf usually associated with Hawaii or Tahiti. Beaches are thronged with wave riders and crowds are coming to watch the action even as seaside communities try to stave off...More>>
  • University bets $10 million on poor city's kids

    University bets $10 million on poor city's kids

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:49 AM EDT2014-08-28 05:49:17 GMT
    On the second day of class at Reading Senior High School, teacher Eric Knorr directs his students' attention to the banners hanging on the wall. Syracuse. Temple. Brown. Penn State. All of them brought back by...More>>
    On the second day of class at Reading Senior High School, teacher Eric Knorr directs his students' attention to the banners hanging on the wall. Syracuse. Temple. Brown. Penn State. All of them brought back by former...More>>
  • Omaha police bullet kills 'Cops' film crew member

    Omaha police bullet kills 'Cops' film crew member

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:49 AM EDT2014-08-28 05:49:16 GMT
    When the call came from an officer who needed help facing an armed robber at a fast-food restaurant, two members of a reality television show riding along with Omaha police hustled to record the confrontation.More>>
    When the call came from an officer who needed help facing an armed robber at a fast-food restaurant, two members of a reality television show riding along with Omaha police hustled to record the confrontation.More>>
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  • RealtyTrac: profits for Nevada home flippers getting slim

    RealtyTrac: profits for Nevada home flippers getting slim

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:22 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:22:20 GMT
    Outside of Washington, D.C., Nevada in the second quarter of 2014 led the nation in the percentage of residential sales classified as flipped homes but that percentage is slipping and so are the gross profits resulting from such flips, according to data released by RealtyTrac Thursday night.More>>
    Outside of Washington, D.C., Nevada in the second quarter of 2014 led the nation in the percentage of residential sales classified as flipped homes but that percentage is slipping and so are the gross profits resulting from such flips, according to data released by RealtyTrac Thursday night.More>>
  • Cash sales continue to dominate Las Vegas housing market

    Cash sales continue to dominate Las Vegas housing market

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-08-19 04:02:36 GMT
    Cash sales continued to dominate the housing market in Las Vegas in the second quarter of 2014, accounting for 50.7 percent of all residential sales, RealtyTrac reported Monday night.More>>
    Cash sales continued to dominate the housing market in Las Vegas in the second quarter of 2014, accounting for 50.7 percent of all residential sales, RealtyTrac reported Monday night.More>>
  • Nevada sees July spike in foreclosure starts

    Nevada sees July spike in foreclosure starts

    Thursday, August 14 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-08-14 19:04:45 GMT
    Nevada led the nation in July with a 128 percent increase in residential foreclosure starts from the same month a year ago, RealtyTrac reported Wednesday night.More>>
    Nevada led the nation in July with a 128 percent increase in residential foreclosure starts from the same month a year ago, RealtyTrac reported Wednesday night.More>>
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  • Nevada unemployment rate holds at 7.7 percent

    Nevada unemployment rate holds at 7.7 percent

    Friday, August 15 2014 7:52 AM EDT2014-08-15 11:52:52 GMT
    Nevada's unemployment held steady in July. The unemployment rate remained unchanged from June at 7.7 percent. It is still lower than last year's rate of 9.9 percent.More>>
    Nevada's unemployment held steady in July. The unemployment rate remained unchanged from June at 7.7 percent. It is still lower than last year's rate of 9.9 percent.More>>
  • Nevada initial unemployment insurance claims continue falling

    Nevada initial unemployment insurance claims continue falling

    Thursday, August 14 2014 2:12 PM EDT2014-08-14 18:12:29 GMT
    Nevada registered a 13 percent decline in initial claims for unemployment insurance in July compared to a year ago, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Thursday.More>>
    Nevada registered a 13 percent decline in initial claims for unemployment insurance in July compared to a year ago, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Thursday.More>>
  • Nevada gaming revenue rises in June

    Nevada gaming revenue rises in June

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:43 AM EDT2014-07-25 13:43:57 GMT
    Nevada casinos experienced a surge in gaming revenue in June. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reports casinos won more than $906 million from gamblers last month, which represents a 14.36 percent increase from the year before.More>>
    Nevada casinos experienced a surge in gaming revenue in June. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reports casinos won more than $906 million from gamblers last month, which represents a 14.36 percent increase from the year before.More>>
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  • Meet the new neighbor: SLS Las Vegas ushers in new era

    Meet the new neighbor: SLS Las Vegas ushers in new era

    Saturday, August 23 2014 3:16 AM EDT2014-08-23 07:16:47 GMT
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    After more than a year of construction, the SLS Las Vegas is ready for its grand opening. The casino resort at Sahara Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard opens at midnight.More>>
    After more than a year of construction, the SLS Las Vegas is ready for its grand opening. The casino resort at Sahara Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard opens at midnight.More>>
  • Las Vegas sees gaming surge

    Las Vegas sees gaming surge

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 1:18 PM EDT2014-08-12 17:18:22 GMT
    New gaming numbers show gamblers are willing to bet big on the Strip. According to the UNLV Center for Gaming Research, Las Vegas Strip casinos experienced a 155 percent jump in revenue from last year.More>>
    New gaming numbers show gamblers are willing to bet big on the Strip. According to the UNLV Center for Gaming Research, Las Vegas Strip casinos experienced a 155 percent jump in revenue from last year.More>>
  • Nevada gaming revenue rises in June

    Nevada gaming revenue rises in June

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:43 AM EDT2014-07-25 13:43:57 GMT
    Nevada casinos experienced a surge in gaming revenue in June. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reports casinos won more than $906 million from gamblers last month, which represents a 14.36 percent increase from the year before.More>>
    Nevada casinos experienced a surge in gaming revenue in June. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reports casinos won more than $906 million from gamblers last month, which represents a 14.36 percent increase from the year before.More>>
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