Las Vegas slammed with more flash floods as iconic strip, casinos under water again

Las Vegas was slammed with another wave of torrential flash floods just two weeks after hotels and casinos were consumed with floodwater. The city’s entire Strip suffered major water damage on Thursday night as videos shared on social media showed casinos turning into rain gutters. The National Weather Service for Las Vegas issued a flash … Read more

Death Valley sees nearly a year’s worth of rain in three hours, officials say

(KTNV) — Officials say that Death Valley saw almost a year’s worth of rainfall within three hours last weekend. They say that the rain caused widespread damage, and closure of all park roads. “The heavy rain that caused the devastating flooding at Death Valley was an extremely rare, 1000-year event,” says Daniel Berc, meteorologist with … Read more

Las Vegas police arrest man in connection to fatal Mirage hotel room shooting

LAS VEGAS– A 54-year-old man was identified Friday as the suspect arrested in the killing of one person and wounding of two others during a family argument in a Las Vegas Strip hotel room. Billy Hemsley was arrested within six hours of the 8:30 pm Thursday shooting at The Mirage resort, Capt. Dori Koren and … Read more

Mirage Hotel shooting: 1 person dead after shooting in a Las Vegas hotel room, police say

CNN — A shooting in a Las Vegas hotel room Thursday night left one man dead and two women in critical condition, police said. Around 8:30 pm local time, police responded to a 911 call about a shooting in a room at the Mirage Casino and Hotel, where they found a man had already died … Read more

Las Vegas hit with more rain overnight as city recovers from flood

One day removed from being hit with powerful storms that consumed casinos, airports, and parking lots, Las Vegas is still experiencing a soaked start to its weekend. On Thursday night, the entire Strip, which houses some of the world’s most famous casinos and hotels, was flooded as the city put a flash flood and severe … Read more

Multiple casinos, entire Strip, airport under water amid storm

Airports, parking lots, and the entire Las Vegas Strip, which houses some of the world’s most famous casinos and hotels, were flooded Thursday night. Heavy rain filled countless buildings as the city put a flash flood and severe thunderstorm warning in place. Video footage shared on Twitter shows the streets of Sin City consumed with … Read more

LVMPD ID’s officer lost after US 95 beam incident

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is mourning the loss of Detective Justin Terry, 45, who died on Friday in an incident on US 95 near Centennial Parkway. Detective Terry was on duty in his unmarked LVMPD vehicle when the accident occurred. Nevada State Police said a beam fell on the … Read more

A Southwest heat wave is on the way, the weather service warns

CNN — A “dangerous and deadly heat wave” is on the way for the Southwest through the weekend, the Phoenix National Weather Service warns. More than 25 million people are under heat alerts, and more than 50 daily high-temperature records could be broken through the weekend – including in Death Valley, California, one of the … Read more

Orange County shooting: David Chou of Las Vegas, accused in deadly Geneva Presbyterian Church shooting, charged with 10 counts

LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. (KABC) — A Las Vegas man accused of killing a prominent doctor and injuring five others in a church shooting in Laguna Woods has been charged with 10 counts, including murder, and could face the death penalty. David Chou’s court appearance last about five minutes on Tuesday as he went before a … Read more

Orange County shooting: Deadly Geneva Presbyterian Church shooting in Laguna Woods was ‘politically-motivated hate incident’

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. (KABC) — A shooting at a church in Orange County, which left one person dead and another five injured, was a “politically-motivated hate incident,” authorities announced Monday. The suspect, identified as David Chou, of Las Vegas, was booked on one felony count of murder and five felony counts of attempted murder, according … Read more