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Mother claims sons vision deteriorates as prison denies him medical care Kelly Richards said her son will be blind for life if Nevada Department of Corrections officials continue to deny him the medical care he needs. Inmate Rashaad Williams, 24, sustained eye injuries from birdshot in a shotgun during a prison brawl he was no
Las Vegas Review Journal | 7 hours, 20 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Dodgers pitcher McCarthy out for season with elbow injury Dodgers pitcher Brandon McCarthy will miss the rest of the season with a torn elbow ligament, creating a hole in the middle of the rotation for a Los Angeles team with World Series aspirations ...
Las Vegas Sun | 7 hours, 20 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Filmmaker among 4 Americans killed on Everest Thomas Ely Taplin, 61, was working on a film about the community of climbers at base camp and had been there only a short time when the magnitude-7.8 quake struck, his wife, Cory Freyer said ...
Las Vegas Sun | 7 hours, 52 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
At Washington school shooting, teacher says he ran toward gunfire like anyone else would A popular teacher being hailed as a hero for tackling a 16-year-old shooter inside a Washington state high school said he did what any other U.S. educator would do: He ran toward the gunfire instead of away from it ...
Las Vegas Sun | 8 hours, 4 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Lake Mead expected to reach its lowest level soon Lake Mead's water level has dropped to the lowest level it's ever been.The lake has come down well over a 140 feet at its peak, and it's projected to recede even more this summer.
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Nevada AG charges online poker operator who used Bitcoin The Nevada Attorney Generals Office and state gaming regulators are pursuing the operator of an unlicensed online poker site in whats believed to be first prosecution of its kind by the state.
Las Vegas Review Journal | 8 hours, 19 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Riot, looting prompt state of emergency, curfew in Baltimore Monday's riot was the latest flare-up over the mysterious death of Freddie Gray, whose fatal encounter with officers came amid the national debate over police use of force, especially when black suspects are involved. Gray was African-American. Police hav
Las Vegas Sun | 8 hours, 53 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Strip Scribbles: Fantasy at fight; hot dog eating winners; L.V. Outlaws first loss The Nathans Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest has occurred each July 4 in Coney Island, N.Y., since 1916, the year Nathan Handwerker opened his legendary restaurant.
Las Vegas Sun | 8 hours, 56 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Vegas philanthropist Susie Lee may seek congressional seat The Las Vegas philanthropist and community leader on Monday said shes considering running for Congress against U.S. Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev.
Las Vegas Review Journal | 9 hours ago | comment? | recommend
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Ex-judge Steven Jones faces lifetime ban from bench Former judge Steven Jones already been disbarred and sentenced to federal prison, and he resigned his seat after his conviction in a fraud scheme. But a state discipline board wants to make doubly sure he can never run for the bench again and is seeking a
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