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Brian Nordli

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  • Las Vegas

    Thursday, May 29, 2014

    A man who attacked a woman with a Taser and stole her car was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison this week, according to Daniel Bogden, U.S. Attorney for the District of Nevada. Keith Michael Costa, 35, of Las Vegas...

  • General

    Monday, Oct. 21, 2013

    A Las Vegas Strip nightclub patron was shot dead early this morning after he tackled and wrestled with an armed, disgruntled patron who had just shot two security officials at Drai’s nightclub. Metro Sheriff Doug Gillespie identified the suspect as Benjamin Frazier, 41, of Las Vegas.

  • News

    Saturday, July 20, 2013

    Nickia Davis’ voice echoed down Las Vegas Boulevard Saturday morning as she marched about 100 demonstrators from the Heart Attack Grill to the U.S. Courthouse.

  • Weather

    Friday, July 19, 2013

    A thunderstorm swept through the Las Vegas Valley Friday night, setting a rainfall record, causing floods and power outages throughout the area, setting a house on fire and displacing some residents of an apartment complex.

  • Fires

    Thursday, July 4, 2013

    The cost of fighting the fire that is threatening more than 500 structures on Mount Charleston has grown to $2.4 million, but officials indicated Sunday the effort was making headway. Officials with the Great Basin Incident Management team, which is directing firefighting efforts on Mount Charleston, said the fire grew by just 50 acres -- from 14,108 acres earlier in the day to 14,158 acres late Sunday afternoon.

  • Breaking News

    Sunday, June 30, 2013

    The gold statue rested on a plastic bin Saturday afternoon, munching on a sandwich and taking swigs of water near the Bellagio fountains. The sun was partially blocked by the trees, but the asphalt and car exhaust that emanated from the traffic radiated heat like a furnace.

  • Community

    Saturday, June 22, 2013

    As soon as Tanner Seebaum stepped behind the DJ table at Rehab Pool Saturday afternoon, nothing else mattered. He ditched his wheelchair and worked the equipment. The 16-year-old’s head bobbed to the thumping dubstep bass while his hands twisted knobs and adjusted sliders on the controller board. The crowd at the dayclub danced and nodded to music he was spinning, music he created.

  • Business

    Saturday, June 1, 2013

    Since Wet ’n’ Wild Las Vegas’ long-awaited opening, visitors have flooded the water park excited to be the first to explore its towering slides and various attractions.

  • News

    Tuesday, May 28, 2013

    Lake Mead is more than just a body of water leading up to the architectural wonder that is Hoover Dam. A closer look at the lake reveals a region full of hidden gems and activities that go beyond a fun-filled afternoon on the water. There are hiking trails that lead to hot springs, a diversity of wilderness terrains that go from craggy cliffs to flat valleys, and a sunken World War II B-29 bomber among the many areas to explore in the national recreation area.

  • Food

    Saturday, May 25, 2013

    A feeling of apprehension consumed Firefly Tapas Kitchen & Bar owners Tabitha and John Simmons moments before it opened the doors to its new location on Paradise Road on Friday. Almost a month prior, the restaurant’s old location was shut down by health inspectors after a major salmonella outbreak sickened 294 patrons. The restaurant may have moved only a couple of blocks to its new location, but they wondered, would the customers follow?

  • People

    Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014

    Brianna Grandberry, 18, left, talks with her case manager Shawna Freimanis at the Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014. Grandberry graduated from the homeless youth program last week.

  • People

    Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014

    Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth case manager Shawna Freimanis, left, stands with Brianna Grandberry, 18, outside the group's Drop-in Center on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014. Grandberry recently graduated from the homeless youth program.

  • People

    Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014

    UNLV acting President Don Snyder presents his State of University address at UNLV's Judy Bayley Theatre on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014.

  • Downtown Joe

    Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013

    Taking a stand: Local activist Angie Morelli is bringing the fight against GMOs to the voters.

  • News

    Saturday, May 25, 2013

    Firefly Tapas Kitchen and Bar's new location, 3824 Paradise Road, is seen on opening day, Friday, May 24, 2013.