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Feds: Nevada nursing homes may be underreporting virus New! 2020-06-05 20:59:25The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services reports 126 deaths from COVID-19. But Nevada had reported only 89 as of Friday.

Historic Westside Las Vegas residents receive free wireless New! 2020-06-05 20:52:49A ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday morning launched the Soul City WiFi project, aiming to offer equal digital access to residents of Historic Westside.

UNLV’s Lindy La Rocque has come home to New! 2020-06-05 20:47:07The new head women’s basketball coach at UNLV is a former Durango High star whose father ranks eighth all-time in prep wins for a Las Vegas coac

Nevada agency focusing on efforts to fix jobless New! 2020-06-05 20:38:47Heather Korbulic, director of the state Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation, said her team has focused on correcting issues that are

Preview of UFC 250 main card fights in New! 2020-06-05 20:18:19A breakdown of the fights on the main card of UFC 250 on Saturday at the Apex facility, with picks from the Review-Journal’s Adam Hill and Heidi

Utah sees largest single-day increase in coronavirus cases New! 2020-06-05 20:07:35Utah reported its largest single-day increase in the number of COVID-19 cases on Friday, with many of those coming in connection with an outbreak at a

Felicia Spencer to try to solve Amanda Nunes New! 2020-06-05 19:48:20The former algebra teacher hopes her problem-solving skills will help her upset the greatest female fighter of all-time in the main event of a pay-per

Las Vegas oddsmaker ranks NFL QBs’ value to New! 2020-06-05 19:35:58South Point sportsbook director Chris Andrews made point values for all 32 starting QBs based on a one-game adjustment to the line from each team&rsqu

Black Lives Matter, anti-racism rally held in Las New! 2020-06-05 19:35:00A Black Lives Matter rally for police reform and candlelight vigil for George Floyd and other African Americans who have been victims of social injust

Goodell says NFL was wrong for not listening New! 2020-06-05 19:30:19NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league was wrong for not listening to players fighting for racial equality and encourages them to peacefully p

Nevada primary turnout par for course despite COVID-19 New! 2020-06-05 19:21:06This is the first time ballots have been mailed to all registered active voters in the state’s history.

Nevada jobless unable to file claims Saturday afternoon New! 2020-06-05 19:19:35The Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation announced it will be performing maintenance on its website for traditional filers Saturday a

Las Vegas Weekly Stories:

Trump heads to rural Maine but won't escape 2020-06-05 02:45:00Maine’s Democratic governor is urging President Donald Trump to watch his tone during a visit to the state Friday to showcase a company that mak

Lauding 'force' against protests, Sen. Cotton raises profile 2020-06-05 02:45:00Freshman Sen. Tom Cotton has risen to the ranks of potential 2024 Republican presidential contenders by making all the right enemies. By lining up beh

Worrying over future, Hong Kong defies ban to 2020-06-05 02:45:00Thousands of people in Hong Kong defied a police ban Thursday evening, breaking through barricades to hold a candlelight vigil on the 31st anniversary

Navy carrier sidelined by virus is back operating 2020-06-05 02:45:00Ten long weeks after a massive coronavirus outbreak sidelined one of the Navy's signature warships, the U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt has returned to sea

U.S. unemployment drops unexpectedly to a still-high 13.3% 2020-06-05 02:45:00The U.S. unemployment rate fell unexpectedly in May to 13.3% — still on par with what the nation witnessed during the Great Depression — a

Detained U.S. Navy veteran freed by Iran as 2020-06-05 02:45:00A U.S. Navy veteran whose family said his only crime was falling in love left Iran on Thursday after nearly two years of detention, winning his freedo

Black activists, allies call Lee statue removal a 2020-06-05 02:45:00Wes Bellamy, a former Charlottesville city councilman, said that when he first started raising the issue of removing Confederate monuments, black and

Floyd death pushes military to face 'own demons' 2020-06-05 02:45:00The death of George Floyd in police hands has pushed the U.S. military to search its soul and to admit that, like the rest of America, it has fallen s

Protests shift to memorializing Floyd amid push for 2020-06-05 02:45:00The tenor of the protests set off by the death of George Floyd at the hands of police has taken a turn from the explosive anger that has fueled the se

Police try to stop Floyd rally in Sydney 2020-06-05 02:45:00Police challenged whether a Black Lives Matter protest planned for Saturday in Australia's largest city is too much of a virus risk, as demonstrators

Son of fallen Metro officer honored with police 2020-06-05 00:40:00Jubilant cops in Metro Police vehicles paraded through a Henderson neighborhood Thursday to honor the graduation of the son of one of their fallen off

Confrontation led to fatal shooting outside southwest valley 2020-06-05 00:20:00An armed man was shot and killed in a southwest valley neighborhood early Thursday, according to Metro Police. About 3:45 a.m., the shooting vict

Las Vegas Sun Stories:

Floyd to be eulogized in Minneapolis memorial, first 2020-06-04 12:11:00Mourners converged in Minneapolis on Thursday for the first in a series of a memorials to George Floyd, whose death at the hands of police has sparked

We’re back! Las Vegas casinos shuttered by virus 2020-06-04 11:13:00Today’s reopening of Nevada casinos couldn’t have gone much better for Beth Toy. The Las Vegas resident was at her favorite casino —

Las Vegas casinos offer cheap rooms, promotions to 2020-06-04 05:00:00To Jake McKenna, Las Vegas is a special place. It’s where he met his fiancé at a work conference last year, and it’s a city he like

Iowa Rep. King's defeat marks moment of unity 2020-06-03 19:17:00The longer Steve King served in Congress, building up a repertoire of racist rhetoric and nativist sentiments, the more he unwittingly became a ...

Pilgrim’s Pride CEO among indicted for chicken price 2020-06-03 19:15:00The CEO of Pilgrim's Pride is one of four current and former chicken company executives indicted Wednesday on charges of ...

States jockey to host Trump as he accepts 2020-06-03 19:11:00Several states are vying to host President Donald Trump when he accepts his party’s nomination later this year, after Trump ...

Obama steps out as nation confronts confluence of 2020-06-03 18:49:00Former President Barack Obama is taking on an increasingly public role as the nation confronts a confluence of historic crises that has exposed deep r

Cinema chain AMC warns it may not survive 2020-06-03 18:45:00Movie theater chain AMC warned Wednesday that it may not survive the coronavirus pandemic, which has shuttered its theaters and led film studios to ex

County considering ban on large bags at protests 2020-06-03 18:27:00Clark County commissioners today considered an ordinance to ban backpacks, luggage and other large bags at protests, following demonstrations that ...

Las Vegas prohibits bags, backpacks at protests 2020-06-03 17:46:00The Las Vegas City Council passed an ordinance banning large purses and bags at public protests, two days after a Metro Police officer was shot at ...

Police investigating death of person east of Strip 2020-06-03 16:08:00Metro Police say they are investigating the death of a person found unresponsive today east of the Las Vegas Strip. The person was discovered about ..

Metro Police officer wounded during protest undergoes surgery 2020-06-03 15:51:00A Las Vegas police union president says an officer gravely wounded when shot during a Monday night protest against George Floyd's death in ...

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Reno casinos reopening: With distancing and other safety New! 2020-06-05 20:19:27At the Bonanza, regulars were glad to get back to the slots, while table games have gone away due to safety concerns.      &

Reno police release update on use of force New! 2020-06-05 20:00:40The policy prohibits techniques intended to restrict an individual's airway or breathing.        

Las Vegas protests: No body camera footage from New! 2020-06-05 18:49:47An assitant sheriff said none of the four officers had body cameras on because they are not assigned to units that regularly interact with the public.

Coronavirus updates: 40 new cases reported Friday in New! 2020-06-05 17:54:01Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 decreased 6.3% on Thursday, and ventilator use among known or suspected cases has fallen to 119.    &

Nevada defends cap on church services; sheriff won't New! 2020-06-05 17:50:50Attorney General Aaron Ford is urging a federal judge in Reno to deny an order sought by Calvary Chapel Dayton Valley to invalidate COVID-19 restricti

Man deliberately shot Las Vegas officer, authorities say New! 2020-06-05 16:34:40A prosecutor said Friday a 20-year-old Las Vegas man deliberately shot and gravely wounded a police officer during a Las Vegas Strip protest.  &

Washoe County D.A. files felony charges against 4 New! 2020-06-05 16:18:03Officials said they have identified other suspects who will likely face charges in connection to the riot last weekend.      

Gov. Sisolak calls for new policies to address New! 2020-06-05 14:17:21The press conference will take place at 9:30 a.m. from the Grant Sawyer State Office Building in Las Vegas.        

Body of woman found by firefighters sent to New! 2020-06-05 12:28:47Firefighters responding to a brush fire off Comstock Drive found the body, which hasn't been identified yet.       &nb

6 weeks in New York: A Sparks nurse New! 2020-06-05 10:52:11Cabrina Bunn returns from 6-week stay working in New York, where coronavirus shut down city        

Reno casinos reopen after coronavirus shutdown 2020-06-04 21:19:17Casinos in Reno and Sparks reopened after almost three months of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.        

Firefighters battle small brush fire near Pyramid Highway 2020-06-04 20:57:22The fire was burning through cheatgrass and sagebrush in steep and rugged area.