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 2021-09-22 13:18 

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First Friday in downtown Las Vegas to commemorate One October...

First Friday in downtown Las Vegas will recognize four years since the One October mass shooting next week as the monthly event coincides with the anniversary of the tragedy. The First Friday Foundation says it will go silent at 10:01 p. m. as Las Vegas M...

 2021-09-22 13:18 

KLAS 8 News Now

[ Las Vegas ]

Asteroid about 3 times size of Statue of Liberty to pass Earth on 1st day of fall...

A large asteroid will reportedly zip past Earth on Wednesday afternoon during the autumnal equinox, which ushers in the fall season....

 2021-09-22 13:15 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Netflix buys Wonka author Dahl's catalog...

LONDON (AP) — Netflix has acquired the works of Roald Dahl, the late British author of celebrated children's books such as "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory."...

 2021-09-22 13:14 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Croatian police identify woman found with memory loss...

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatian police said Wednesday they have established the identity of a woman who was found in a remote area on a northern Adriatic island with no recollection of who she was or where she came from....

 2021-09-22 13:13 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Rihanna takes time with album while unveiling lingerie line...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rihanna might be extremely consumed with rolling out her popular lingerie line, but finishing her forthcoming album is still a priority....

 2021-09-22 13:13 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Sri Lanka probes prison minister for alleged prisoner threat...

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan police are investigating an incident in which the government prisons minister allegedly threatened to kill two ethnic minority detainees inside a prison, an official said Wednesday....

 2021-09-22 13:11 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Officials: Many migrants from border camp staying in US...

DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — Many Haitian migrants camped in a small Texas border town are being released in the United States, two U.S. officials said, undercutting the Biden administration's public statements that the thousands in the camp faced imme...

 2021-09-22 13:10 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Austrian rider injured in traffic accident at cycling worlds...

BRUSSELS (AP) — Austrian junior rider Leila Gschwentner was taken to the hospital with a shoulder injury after a collision with a public bus on Wednesday during a training ride at the world cycling championships....

 2021-09-22 13:08 

KLAS 8 News Now

[ Las Vegas ]

'Soul-crushing': COVID deaths hit more than 1,900 a day for the first time since March...

The virus is preying largely on a distinct group: 71 million unvaccinated Americans....

 2021-09-22 13:03 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

VIDEO: Man clings to outside of semi-truck as it drives down interstate...

Several videos surfaced over the weekend of an unidentified shirtless man hitching rides on the exterior of multiple semi-trucks Friday as they traveled down Atlanta-area highways....

 2021-09-22 13:00 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Revising guidelines, UN agency warns air pollution has health risks at far lower levels than previously thought...

GENEVA (AP) — Revising guidelines, UN agency warns air pollution has health risks at far lower levels than previously thought....

 2021-09-22 12:58 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

France's Macron expects Biden's "clarifications" on sub spat...

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron expects "clarifications and clear commitments" from President Joe Biden in a call to be held later on Wednesday to address the submarines' dispute, Macron's office said....

 2021-09-22 12:54 

KSNV

Semi-truck rolls onto side on Highway 160 west of Las Vegas...

Traffic is getting by on the shoulder after a semi-truck rolled onto its side on State Route 160 between Las Vegas and Pahrump. The Nye County Sheriff's Office says the crash happened on the southbound side of the highway at Clark County mile marker 3...

 2021-09-22 12:52 

KSNV

'The future is raising its voice': A dire mood at UN meeting...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Racism, climate change and worsening divisions among nations and cultures topped the agenda Wednesday as leaders from China to Costa Rica, from Finland to Turkey to the United Nations itself outlined reasons why the world isn&#...

 2021-09-22 12:44 

KLAS 8 News Now

[ Las Vegas ]

Semi-truck crash on SR 160 closes southbound lanes between Pahrump and Las Vegas...

Semi-truck crash on SR 160 closes southbound lanes between Pahrump and Las Vegas...

 2021-09-22 12:28 

KTNV-TV

New coalition to fight antisemitism...

The Anti-Defamation League, Jewish Nevada, Israeli-American Civic Action Network, and Israeli American Council Las Vegas have joined forces with more than 230 community partners to counter hate and extremist actions....

 2021-09-22 12:23 

KSNV

Afghan girls soccer team evacuated, granted asylum in Portugal...

WASHINGTON (SBG) - Dozens of at-risk girls on Afghanistan's soccer team as well as their families have been relocated to Portugal, where they will be granted asylum. "The operation was extremely difficult," said Farkhunda Muhtaj, captain of th...

 2021-09-22 11:58 

KSNV

Suspects in Kristin Smart's 1996 disappearance could face trial...

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) — When the sheriff of San Luis Obispo County hailed the arrests in April of a father and son in the 25-year-old disappearance of college student Kristin Smart, he said he was confident they had the evidence needed to con...

 2021-09-22 11:55 

KSNV

Wide dangers ahead for Spanish volcanic island...

MADRID (AP) — A small Spanish island in the Atlantic Ocean is struggling days after a volcano erupted, forcing the evacuation of thousands of people, and authorities are warning that more dangers from the explosion lie ahead. Here is a look at the v...

 2021-09-22 11:49 

KSNV

Biden's approval ratings evenly split, according to recent poll data...

WASHINGTON (SBG) - President Joe Biden's approval ratings are split according to recent poll data, with 48% of voters approving and 48% disapproving. "Right now 25% of voters nationwide should strongly approve of the way the President is doing his...

 2021-09-22 11:28 

KSNV

Top US military officer holds talks with Russian counterpart...

HELSINKI, Finland (AP) — The top American military officer held talks Wednesday with his Russian counterpart as the United States struggles to secure basing rights and other counterterrorism support in countries bordering Afghanistan — an effo...

 2021-09-22 11:19 

KSNV

Apple, Google raise new concerns by yanking Russian app...

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Big Tech companies that operate around the globe have long promised to obey local laws and to protect civil rights while doing business. But when Apple and Google capitulated to Russian demands and removed a political-opposit...

 2021-09-22 10:48 

KLAS 8 News Now

[ Las Vegas ]

National security officials pressed on Afghanistan evacuation, southern border crossings...

National security officials testified on Capitol Hill Tuesday on the threats facing the US now 20 years after 9/11. FBI Director Christopher Wray said threats to the US are evolving especially at h......

 2021-09-22 10:45 

KSNV

Trump sues his niece, New York Times over records behind 2018 tax story...

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday sued his estranged niece and The New York Times over a 2018 story about his family's wealth and tax practices that was partly based on confidential documents she provided to the newspaper&...

 2021-09-22 10:31 

KSNV

Biden doubling vaccine purchase, calls for more global shots...

President Joe Biden is set to announce that the United States is doubling its purchase of Pfizer's COVID-19 shots to share with the world to 1 billion doses as he embraces the goal of vaccinating 70% of the global population within the next year. The ...

 2021-09-22 10:28 

KSNV

Federal government sitting on at least $1.4T in COVID-19 aid...

WASHINGTON (SBG) -...

 2021-09-22 10:22 

KSNV

10 states owe Uncle Sam $1B in interest payments on $45.6B in borrowed unemployment...

WASHINGTON (SBG) - While unemployment checks seem to magically appear in bank accounts every month for the millions of Americans collecting the benefits, that money comes with major strings attached for the states funding them. Ten states and U. S. Virgin...

 2021-09-22 09:38 

KSNV

Is Instagram harmful for teens?...

WASHINGTON (SBG) - Facebook is facing intense pressure to clean up its platform after a scathing new report says that Instagram may be toxic for teens. The Wall Street Journal recently released research from Facebook on Instagram that reveals the platform...

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

I got a 'mild' breakthrough case. Here's what I wish I'd known...

If you're vaccinated, the risk of being hospitalized is 10 times lower than if you weren't vaccinated, according to the latest data from the CDC ......

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

'Death panels' arrive — in COVID-stricken Republican Idaho...

It may be recalled that one of the chief GOP arguments against the Affordable Care Act in 2010 was that it would institute bureaucratic "death panels" to determine, in the words of former vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin, whether someone was ...

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Climate solution is within reach...

Agriculture and tourism are income streams upon which we rely for a healthy economy. Continued drought leads to desertification, rendering land useless for almost any future endeavor....

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Doug Brumfield practicing for UNLV, likely to play at Fresno State...

UNLV begins conference play on Friday, but the schedule isn't getting any easier for the 0-3 scarlet and gray. After losing back-to-back non-conference games to Top 25 teams Arizona State and Iowa State by a combined score of 85-13, UNLV will open ......

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Laxalt's anti-democratic actions, rhetoric disqualify him from elected office...

More than a year before the 2022 election, Adam Laxalt is sending an un-American message to Nevada voters. He's signaling that he'll use the courts in a bid to curtail voting access, disrupt the vote and circumvent the will of the people....

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Advocates tackle environmental justice with goal of empowering underserved Las Vegans...

In Cheyenne Kyle's home, everything has a second life. Her plastic grocery store bags become shower caps while her butter containers transform into food storage containers....

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Tax structure should be simple...

The Sept. 5 guest column "Taxing the ultrawealthy can help every Nevada family" was an interesting read....

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Donny Osmond is at home onstage on the Las Vegas Strip...

Osmond returns to his first solo Vegas residency show at Harrah's on September 28...

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

College football by the odds: Vegas preview and picks of every Week 4 game...

The odds made the perception clear coming into the college football season: Only five teams had a realistic chance to win the title — Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State, Georgia and Oklahoma. ......

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Military must be vaccinated...

One of my most unforgettable memories after having joined the military is that while going through processing, it seemed to me that they gave us shots for just about everything you could think of....

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Key questions facing Golden Knights as training camp gets underway...

The Golden Knights report to training camp today and will hit the ice Thursday for their first official workout. They kick off the preseason Sunday at home ......

 2021-09-22 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

In resumption of residency at Caesars, Keith Urban lets his guitar speak the loudest...

From crisp riffs to full-blown guitar solos, Urban's mastery of the instrument was on display Friday throughout the hour and 40 minutes he was onstage, especially on his renditions of "God Whispered Your Name" from his latest studio album, ...

 2021-09-22 07:36 

KRXI

[ FOX Reno ]

Truckee residents take wildfire protection into own hands, pass 'Measure T'...

Recalling Governor Gavin Newsom wasn't the only thing Truckee residents were voting on last week. They also chose to levy a new property tax on themselves in the form of ballot Measure T. By doing so, residents in the Truckee Fire Protection District ...

 2021-09-22 07:30 

Las Vegas Sun

Aces, Sun get to rest, watch early WNBA postseason matchups...

Jonquel Jones and the Connecticut Sun have dominated opponents this season, winning their last 14 games en route to the best record in the WNBA....

 2021-09-22 07:30 

Las Vegas Sun

'Dose of hope': Biden pushing rich nations to share vaccine...

President Joe Biden is set to push well-off nations to do more to get the COVID-19 pandemic under control around the world, as world leaders, aid groups and global health organizations sound the alarm about the slow pace of global vaccinations....

 2021-09-22 07:30 

Las Vegas Sun

Officials: Many Haitian migrants are being released in U.S....

Many Haitian migrants camped in a small Texas border town are being released in the United States, two U.S. officials said, undercutting the Biden administration's public statements that the thousands in the camp faced immediate expulsion....

 2021-09-22 07:30 

Las Vegas Sun

House OKs debt and funding plan, inviting clash with GOP...

The House voted to keep the government funded, suspend the federal debt limit and provide disaster and refugee aid, setting up a high-stakes showdown with Republicans who oppose the package despite the risk of triggering a fiscal crisis....

 2021-09-22 07:30 

Las Vegas Sun

Trump sues niece, NY Times over records behind '18 tax story...

Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday sued his estranged niece and The New York Times over a 2018 story about his family's wealth and tax practices that was partly based on confidential documents she provided to the newspaper's reporters....

 2021-09-22 07:30 

Las Vegas Sun

Apple, Google raise new concerns by yanking Russian app...

Big Tech companies that operate around the globe have long promised to obey local laws and to protect civil rights while doing business....

 2021-09-22 07:30 

Las Vegas Sun

China, US unveil separate big steps to fight climate change...

The two biggest economies and largest carbon polluters in the world announced separate financial attacks on climate change Tuesday....

 2021-09-22 07:30 

Las Vegas Sun

Seven female Afghan taekwondo athletes resettle in Australia...

A sports association official says seven female taekwondo athletes who fled Taliban-controlled Afghanistan have resettled in Melbourne....

 2021-09-22 07:30 

Las Vegas Sun

Rookie quarterbacks struggling through first 2 weeks...

The rookie class of quarterbacks that entered the season full of fanfare is finding the adjustment to the NFL is not very easy....

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