The government makes a profit off what borrowers spend in making student loan payments. This year, that profit is a projected 43% increase. The Congressional Budget Office released numbers Tuesday projectingMore>> The government makes a profit off what borrowers spend in making student loan payments. This year, that profit is a projected 43% increase. The Congressional Budget Office released numbers Tuesday projectingMore>> LAS VEGAS -- Wet 'n' Wild Las Vegas is in the process of hiring for more than 300 positions as it prepares for its upcoming season which starts on Memorial Day weekend. Applications are being acceptedMore>> Wet 'n' Wild Las Vegas is in the process of hiring for more than 300 positions as it prepares for its upcoming season which starts on Memorial Day weekend.More>> The estimated Powerball jackpot was at $325 million, the fourth-largest in the game's history. Lottery officials have said they're unsure what effect the start of the Christmas shopping season will haveMore>> Lottery officials say the winning Powerball jackpot numbers have been drawn, and they are 22-32-37-44-50 and Powerball 34.More>> It has become the eyesore of CityCenter, standing unfinished and defective. Inspectors say the $279 million Harmon Tower could collapse in an earthquake, so MGM Resorts and its general contractor, Perini Construction, are in court arguing about whether to raze or repair it.More>> The Teacher's Union's most recent IRS filing shows an operating budget of $4.1 million, with more than a third of it going to executive salaries. Now the Clark County School District is waiting on a decision from an arbitrator over $39 million in concessions they're asking the teachers union.More>> A high tech crosswalk signal is now in place to help ease the challenges of pedestrians staying safe. At Sahara Avenue and 15th Street, the valley's first Hawk High-Intensity Activated Crosswalk signal has been installed.More>> NASCAR weekend in Las Vegas is finally here. The first race starts tomorrow, but thousands of race fans headed down to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway today, loading up on souvenirs and hoping to catch a glimpse of their favorite driver.More>> African-American students in Clark County are being expelled or suspended at a much higher rate than their white peers. According to a new report, this is raising questions on whether some kids are being unfairly targeted by school officials.More>> The strong winds may have died down a bit but there is still plenty of clean-up going on all over the Las Vegas valley. Workers spent most of the day clearing debris and fallen trees after being hammered from unusually severe weather.More>> Thousands of unemployed Nevadan's want to know where all the jobs are, and UNLV is holding a discussion to try and tackle that question and whether any jobs are coming back.More>>
LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police are investigating a fatal shooting at the intersection of Owens and H Street. A witness said it happened around 9:30, Saturday night. 8 News Now has a crew on the way toMore>> Police investigate fatal shooting at Owens and H Street.More>> Las Vegas, NV-- Metro police are investigating a fatal accident on El Capitan and Blue Diamond. It Happened just before nine this morning. Police say a van and a jeep collided. One Person was pronouncedMore>> Metro police are investigating a fatal accident on El Capitan and Blue Diamond. It happened just before 9 a.m. Saturday. Police say a van and a jeep collided.
LAS VEGAS -- NV Energy officials are working on power outage in the Summerlin area near Fort Apache and Flamingo Roads. Officials confirm 7,500 homes are without power and there's no cause on what ledMore>> NV Energy officials are working on a power outage in the Summerlin area near Fort Apache and Flamingo Roads.More>> LAS VEGAS -- The ethics case involving a Clark County Family Court judge is now in the hands of the Judicial Discipline Commission. The commission is deciding the fate of Judge Steven Jones. He is accusedMore>> The ethics case involving a Clark County Family Court judge is now being considered by the Judicial Discipline Commission.More>> Las Vegas-- Interstate-15 is closed both ways at the Utah border due to icy conditions at the Virgin River Gorge. There have been reports of several accidents in that area, according to NHP. No wordMore>> Las Vegas-- Interstate-15 is back open to traffic.
LAS VEGAS -- The intersection of Sunset and Eastern is blocked off as Metro Police investigate a fatal accident in the area. It happened just before 7 p.m. on Saturday. 8 News Now has a crew on theMore>> Metro Police say a bicyclist was not following the rules of the road when he was hit and killed at the intersection of Sunset and Eastern Saturday evening.More>> Las Vegas, NV-- A man is dead after an early morning officer-involved shooting. Police responded to a call around 2 a.m. at an apartment complex on Mountain Vista near Flamingo. They tells us the parentsMore>> The father of a man shot and killed by Metro Police early Saturday morning says he will seek legal action against the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.More>> LAS VEGAS -- A Las Vegas father is mourning the death of his son who was shot by Metro Police at an apartment complex near Flamingo Road and Boulder Highway. Police say the parents of a suicidal manMore>> A Las Vegas father is mourning the death of his son who was shot by Metro Police at an apartment complex near Flamingo Road and Boulder Highway.More>> LAS VEGAS -- Nevada Highway Patrol is reporting poor road conditions on State Route 160 from the Las Vegas valley to Pahrump. Crews from the Nevada Department of Transportation are sanding the road. SeveralMore>> Nevada Highway Patrol is reporting poor road conditions on State Route 160 from the Las Vegas valley to Pahrump.More>> LAS VEGAS -- A Clark County grand jury indicted a Las Vegas man for a murder at a strip club earlier this summer. The jury indicted Herbert Lee Johnson on one count of murder, one count of attempted murderMore>> A Clark County grand jury indicted a Las Vegas man for a murder at a strip club earlier this summer.More>>