Tag archive for ‘Las Vegas’
By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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Man in medicine without license case dies by suicide in jail

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Authorities in Las Vegas say a man accused of practicing medicine without a license died by suicide while in custody. The Clark County coroner's office says Rick Van Thiel hung himself Friday at More...

By admin On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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O.J. Simpson had a ‘conflict-free life’? Not really

LOS ANGELES (AP) - When O.J. Simpson told a Nevada parole board last week that he's led a "conflict-free life," he seemed to overlook a few episodes that had him cycling in and out of courtrooms and jail cells for More...

By admin On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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This is what O.J.’s new life might be like outside of prison

“When the prison doors are open, the real dragon will fly out,” Ho Chi Minh once said. After serving nine years behind bars for a 2007 armed robbery at a Las Vegas casino hotel, the prison doors are finally More...

By admin On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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New Jersey man wins 2017 World Series of Poker

LAS VEGAS — A New Jersey resident with a degree in accounting is this year’s World Series of Poker champion. Scott Blumstein won the series’ marquee no-limit Texas Hold ’em main event early Sunday More...

By admin On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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The Latest: Accounting error pauses World Series of Poker

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The Latest on the no-limit Texas Hold 'em main event in Las Vegas (all times local): 7:50 p.m. An accounting error paused play for a few minutes at the final table of the no-limit Texas Hold 'em More...

By admin On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Las Vegas firefighters rescue young girl from burning home

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Las Vegas authorities say firefighters rescued a little girl from a burning home. Firefighters arriving at the home where the fire started in a garage Friday night found it fully involved and were More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Thursday’s Sports in Brief

O.J. SIMPSON LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) - O.J. Simpson was granted parole after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel-room heist, successfully making his case for freedom in a nationally televised hearing More...

By admin On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Overturned truck shuts down Interstate 15 in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) - A crash involving an overturned crane truck and several other vehicles temporarily shut down all northbound lanes of Interstate 15 in Las Vegas. The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern More...

By admin On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Drugs, heat blamed in man’s death after EDC in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Authorities in Las Vegas say a 34-year-old California man who collapsed at the venue of the Electric Daisy Carnival last month died from drug intoxication and high heat. The Clark County Coroner's More...

By admin On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Hot mics and neckties: Shareable OJ Simpson parole moments

The world watched live as O.J. Simpson convinced a Nevada parole board he should be released after spending nine years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel heist. Here are some unusual moments from the hearing Thursday More...