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Earthquake Shakes Southern Nevada

Earthquake Shakes Southern Nevada

A small earthquake shook southern Nevada Wednesday evening as the sun was setting. The tremors were centered around a spot 37 km West northwest of Goldfield, Nevada. At a magnitude of only 1.6, with a depth of 10 km, this was not a major seismic event for many on the surface. Given the series of […]

Las Vegas Motor Speedway Hosts U.S. Legend Car Asphalt Nationals

Las Vegas Motor Speedway Hosts U.S. Legend Car Asphalt Nationals

Saturday night the Las Vegas Motor Speedway played host to the national championship races for the U.S. Legend Car series. It was a battle in every race, from the Young Lion division through the final main event featuring the pro racers, and when it was all said and done, there were plenty of cars being […]

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Rock Star Beer Festival

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Rock Star Beer Festival

October 18, 2014 saw the Rock Star Beer Festival at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino start at 6 p.m. and as the evening wore on, the crowd increased exponentially as did the fun had by all. The event was held at the Rehab Pool and on top of the music and people there, breweries […]

Four-Car Pileup at Ranch and Lake Mead Halts Traffic on Rainbow Las Vegas

Four-Car Pileup at Ranch and Lake Mead Halts Traffic on Rainbow Las Vegas

A four-car pileup occurred on Saturday afternoon between West Smoke Ranch Road and West Lake Mead on North Rainbow Boulevard in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is unclear at this time what happened to cause the incident. A motorcycle officer with the Las Vegas Police Department responded to the scene of the accident and took statements […]

Las Vegas Station Casino Union Fight Protests Continue

Las Vegas Station Casino Union Fight Protests Continue

The latest in a continuing series of protests against Station Casinos in Las Vegas was staged Thursday evening to protest the company’s policy regarding unions. It is a fight which has seen multiple protests in recent months, including an appearance at the Gay Pride parade  attempting to put pressure on the casinos to allow over […]

Las Vegas Protest March Begins Over Union Question

Las Vegas Protest March Begins Over Union Question

Around 6 pm local time, a protest march of workers from the Station Casino began at the Palo Verde High School headed to a rally at Red Rock in Las Vegas over the right to choose for themselves about the question of whether or not to unionize. Workers have been protesting monthly to pressure the […]

Same-Sex Marriage Bans Overturned in Nevada and Idaho

Same-Sex Marriage Bans Overturned in Nevada and Idaho

After the Supreme Court failed to take up the question of same-sex marriage on Monday, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco gave opinions overturning the bans in Nevada and Idaho. The opinion stated that the bans violated the equal protection clause of the 14th Amendment. It invalidated the arguments that same-sex marriage […]

Bomb Threat Closes I-15 at Tropicana Avenue in Las Vegas

Bomb Threat Closes I-15 at Tropicana Avenue in Las Vegas

Thursday afternoon, the Nevada Highway Patrol responded to a suspicious package found along I-15 at Tropicana Avenue in Las Vegas. After arriving on the scene, officers determined that the package may possibly be a bomb threat and needed to be investigated further by the Las Vegas Metro police. As a precaution, officers closed southbound lanes […]

Las Vegas Woman Shoots Ex-boyfriend Who Stalked Her Then Pours Her Heart out on the Internet

Las Vegas Woman Shoots Ex-boyfriend Who Stalked Her Then Pours Her Heart out on the Internet

A Las Vegas woman shot her stalker – an ex-boyfriend – as he attempted to force his way into her home Friday, then poured out her heart on the internet. The shooting brought an end to a six-month game of cat and mouse as her tormentor evaded the police and continually threatened the woman’s life. […]

The Vampire Diaries Official Convention Las Vegas: Day Two

The Vampire Diaries Official Convention Las Vegas: Day Two

Day two of The Vampire Diaries Official Convention at the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas saw an increase in fans and a drop in average age. There were still quite a lot of fans in an older age bracket but on average this new set of devotees were in their teens. The very […]

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