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UBER TRAVEL: Nevada becomes first state to shut down Uber

Uber in Las Vegas? Just another illusion for now. Las Vegas, a city built on bucking the system and promoting liberties in places once deemed too rough and tumble for cultured citizens, is now part of a state in that has become the 1st in the U.S. to say “no you can’t” to the power-punching ride share system taking the world’s urban sprawls by storm, one pleased passenger at a … Read the rest

What they’re thankful for: Southern Nevada leaders reflect on the holiday

STEPHEN SYLVANIE / SPECIAL TO THE SUN Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman speaks during the 2014 Las Vegas State of the City address at City Hall on Thursday evening. By Conor Shine (contact) Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014 | 2 a.m. The holiday spirit has arrived in Las Vegas as families and friends gather to share meals and reflect on the year in that was. There’s been plenty to be … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 26, 2014 Golf Advisor, an online publication in that features expert and user-generated course reviews, recently formally announced Bali Hai Golf Club was atop its Power Rankings list for the week of November 10, 2014. The Las Vegas-based course ranked 1st among the week’s top 10 golf courses based on overall reviews, and placed fourth among the week’s top 10 golf courses based on course … Read the rest

1 dead in stabbing on Strip pedestrian overpass

LAS VEGAS — Metro cops asserted a guy is dead after being stabbed on the Harmon Avenue pedestrian walker overpass early Tuesday on the Las Vegas Strip. Twenty-two-year-old Calvin Boyden III, of Las Vegas, was arrested (taken in to custody) in connection to the stabbing, which happened around 12:40 a.m. According to police, the guy got in to an argument with Boyden on the overpass. During in that confrontation, the … Read the rest

By Pashtana Usufzy (contact) Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 | 5:33 p.m. A guy is dead and a suspect is in custody after a stabbing early Tuesday morning on the Las Vegas Strip. Officials received a report about 12:40 a.m. of a guy being stabbed on the Harmon Avenue pedestrian walker overpass in the 3700 block of Las Vegas Boulevard South, reportedly a Metro Police media release. An investigation indicates the … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — A guy has-been arrested (taken in to custody) following a fatal stabbing on the Las Vegas Strip. On Tuesday at approximately 12:40 a.m., patrol officers were dispatched to the 3700 block of South Las Vegas Boulevard to investigate a report of a guy stabbed on the Harmon Avenue pedestrian walker overpass. Arriving patrol officers located an adult male suffering from an apparent stab wound. He … Read the rest

By Pashtana Usufzy (contact) Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 | 2:49 p.m. A 27-year-old guy has-been arrested (taken in to custody) in Southern California in Saturday’s shooting death of a lady near the Las Vegas Strip, Metro Police said. Kevin Meade was arrested (taken in to custody) on warrant on a count of murder in the slaying of 27-year-old Cassandra Rosete, cops said. Rosete died of a gunshot wound to the … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police in Las Vegas say a 27-year-old California guy has-been arrested (taken in to custody) in the slaying of a lady who was shot dead on a gritty stretch of sidewalk a block west of the Las Vegas Strip.Kevin Trent Meade Jr. was being held Tuesday in a jail in Riverside County, California, pending an extradition hearing and his convey in custody to Nevada.Records show in … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Supreme Court could decide as early as Monday whether a judicial estimate in Reno or one in Las Vegas should hear a bid by state taxi regulators and limousine firms to block ride-sharing company Uber Technologies from operating in the state. The high court received written arguments from both sides last week on an expedited schedule in that would allow the justices to rule … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Supreme Court could decide as early as Monday whether a judicial estimate in Reno or one in Las Vegas should hear a bid by state taxi regulators and limousine firms to block ride-sharing company Uber Technologies from operating in the state. The high court received written arguments from both sides last week on an expedited schedule in that would allow the justices to rule … Read the rest