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Las Vegas man dies in police custody after dealership arrest

Oct. 20, 2020 2:32 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas man has died in custody after an apparent “medical crisis” at a car dealership, authorities said. Police Capt. Sasha Larkin said officers responded to a call Monday around 1:40 p.m. after an employee reported that a man in his early 30s had entered the business...

Pro Fighters League sets 2021 return after canceled season

Oct. 20, 2020 2:00 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Professional Fighters League will stage its entire 2021 regular season over six events in Las Vegas beginning April 23. The PFL announced its plans Tuesday for the coming season after canceling its entire 2020 season in April due to the coronavirus pandemic. The promotion's fights are...

President Donald Trump works the crowd after speaking at a campaign rally Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Trump 'running angry,' attacks polls, press and Dr. Fauci

Oct. 19, 2020 11:43 PM EDT

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — An angry President Donald Trump came out swinging Monday against Dr. Anthony Fauci, the press and polls that show him trailing Democrat Joe Biden in key battleground states in a disjointed closing message two weeks out from Election Day. On the third day of a western campaign swing,...

Nevada's early voting numbers suggest shift to mail votes

Oct. 19, 2020 10:23 PM EDT

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — With more than two weeks until the election, more than twice as many Nevada voters have returned ballots by mail than in the entire 2016 election. Nearly 176,000 voters have returned ballots mailed to them in early October, election officials reported Monday. In 2016, less than...

Raiders place rookie CB Damon Arnette on COVID list

Oct. 19, 2020 5:45 PM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders have placed rookie cornerback Damon Arnette on the reserve/COVID-19 list. Arnette was already sidelined on injured reserve before being moved to the COVID list Monday. The list is used for players who either test positive for the coronavirus or have been in...

Vegas priest who conducted Mass tests positive for COVID-19

Oct. 19, 2020 1:43 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Roman Catholic Church officials in Las Vegas say they have temporarily closed a church where a priest conducted Mass this week before learning he had tested positive for COVID-19. The Diocese for Las Vegas said in a news release Thursday that Holy Family Catholic Church would be cleaned...

3 arrested after fight, shooting on Las Vegas strip

Oct. 19, 2020 11:20 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police say nobody was injured when an altercation led to a shooting on the Strip. The incident happened shortly before 1 a.m. Monday near Planet Hollywood. Authorities say at least two men got into a fight on a pedestrian bridge and then one pulled out a gun. One shot was fired...

President Donald Trump closes his eyes as he accepts blessings as he attends church at International Church of Las Vegas, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Las Vegas, Nev. Counselor to the President Hope Hicks is at left. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Trump, Biden go on offense in states they're trying to flip

Oct. 18, 2020 9:32 PM EDT

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden went on offense Sunday, as both campaigned in states they are trying to flip during the Nov. 3 election that is just over two weeks away. Trump began his day in Nevada, making a rare visit to church before a fundraiser and an...

FILE - In this Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, file photo a poll worker displays

Despite past Democratic wins, Trump making a play for Nevada

Oct. 18, 2020 3:57 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democrats have kept Nevada in their column in every presidential election since 2004. In the 2018 midterm election, Democrats delivered a “blue wave,” flipping a U.S. Senate seat and bolstering their dominance of the congressional delegation and Legislature. But this year,...

Las Vegas police: Man shot 3 times, is in critical condition

Oct. 18, 2020 11:54 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man was hospitalized in critical condition after being shot three times in the east Las Vegas Valley, police said Sunday. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police said they were called about 1:30 a.m. and responded to the shooting scene. They said a possible suspect was in custody and being...