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Brake Failure Suspected in Dump Truck-RV Crash That Killed 2

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a dump truck driver experienced brake problems before crashing into a motor home on a highway west of Las Vegas, leaving two people dead. 126 more words


Hiker at Red Rock Canyon Dies After 15-Story Fall

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A hiker at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area has died after falling about 15 stories.

Las Vegas police Lt. Timothy Hatchett says the hiker had been with a group before the hiker fell about 160 feet from a trail on Thursday. 77 more words


July Fourth Fireworks Sales Begin in Las Vegas Area

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Seasonal fireworks sales have begun in Las Vegas and surrounding cities, amid warnings about extreme fire danger in drought-parched wildlands and pleas from firefighters for people to be careful. 131 more words


Red Rock Climber's Body Identified

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A rock climber who was found dead after a possible medical emergency at the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area has been identified. 112 more words


Getting Motivated

This winter, we have been making a more concerted effort to get out for some photography day-trips.  We realized that we needed a project to focus our efforts.  360 more words


Lawsuit Over Fatal Shooting By BLM Agents Dropped

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A wrongful death lawsuit has been dismissed against the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and two federal agents who shot and killed a 20-year-old man on a state highway outside Las Vegas nearly two years ago. 112 more words