Southern Nevada News

Fireworks-Filled Van Explodes on California Freeway

Updated: 12:59 AM - A van packed with fireworks has exploded and burned on a Southern California freeway, clogging the main road between Los Angeles and Las Vegas at the beginning of the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

Summer is Sizzling: Heat Records Fall Across US West

Posted: 07/02/2015 - From Seattle to Salt Lake City, the West is baking under record heat. Temperatures reaching the triple digits have made fire conditions extreme and sent folks looking for relief heading into the Fourth of July weekend. Unfortunately, the forecast in many areas calls for more sun and sweat.

Detective Gets Probation in Prostitute Attack Case

Posted: 07/02/2015 - A suspended Las Vegas police detective has been sentenced to probation on a reduced charge in a plea deal that avoids trial in a case alleging that he attacked and injured a prostitute trying to get his money back.

Man Gets 14 Years Prison for Armored Car Heist

Posted: 07/02/2015 - A gunman accused of wearing a disguise to rob an armored vehicle guard outside a Las Vegas casino has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison and ordered to repay $36,320.

Couple Pleads Not Guilty to Child's Death

Posted: 07/02/2015 - A man and woman accused of abandoning a pregnant 17-year-old girl to care for their sickly 3-year-old daughter, who was found dead in a Las Vegas-area home, have pleaded not guilty to murder and child abuse charges.

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