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Trump, Harris plan western stops in campaign's final week

Oct. 26, 2020 1:14 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona and Nevada will be buzzing with activity in the last week before the election as both presidential candidates try to swing the crucial battlegrounds in their direction. President Donald Trump and Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris are both scheduled to hold events in...

Las Vegas police say cyclist, man in car who pushed her dead

Oct. 26, 2020 11:33 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police say two people are dead after a man hung out of a car window to strike a bicyclist and then fell himself. Lt. Raymond Spencer said the deadly incident that occurred Sunday morning on Hollywood Boulevard near Sahara Avenue was beyond “senseless.” Investigators...

The Latest: Seahawks lead Cardinals 27-17 at halftime

Oct. 25, 2020 10:15 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 7 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 10:12 p.m. Tyler Lockett caught two touchdown passes, Carlos Hyde ran for a touchdown and DK Metcalf saved a touchdown as the Seattle Seahawks built a 27-17 halftime lead over the Arizona Cardinals. The action-packed first half had plenty of highlights, but the...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers inside linebacker Devin White (45) sacks Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

Raiders O-line struggles after week in COVID isolation

Oct. 25, 2020 9:30 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders started their week of practice for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers by sending home their entire starting offensive line after Trent Brown tested positive for the coronavirus. The four other starters weren’t allowed to return until Sunday morning with their only real...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Rob Gronkowski celebrates with quarterback Tom Brady, left, after Gronkowski scored a touchdown against the Las Vegas Raiders during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Brady's 4 TD passes lead Bucs past Raiders 45-20

Oct. 25, 2020 8:46 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tom Brady dropped back and lofted a pass that just got over the defender's arms and fell into Scotty Miller's hands right before he reached the sideline for a 33-yard TD pass. The 43-year-old Brady is getting back to his Super Bowl-winning form following an early season adjustment to his...

Nevada reports 891 new coronavirus cases and 5 more deaths

Oct. 25, 2020 5:14 PM EDT

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada health officials on Sunday reported nearly 900 new COVID-19 cases with five additional deaths. The 891 additional cases increased the state’s totals to 95,703 cases and 1,748 deaths. Nevada Department of Health and Human Services officials say 735 of the new cases...

FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2019, file photo, Oakland Raiders offensive tackle Trent Brown (77) protects a gap in the offensive line during an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, in Oakland, Calif. The Las Vegas Raiders sent all five starting offensive linemen home as part of coronavirus contact tracing after right tackle Trent Brown was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list with a positive test. The Raiders held practice on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020 without their starting five as they prepare for Sunday’s home game against Tampa Bay. (AP Photo/Peter Joneleit, File)

Raiders get 4 linemen back for game vs. Bucs

Oct. 25, 2020 2:53 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders will be able to play four of their starting offensive linemen Sunday against Tampa Bay after they got one more day of negative tests for COVID-19. Kolton Miller, Denzelle Good, Rodney Hudson and Gabe Jackson all tested negative in results gotten back Sunday and were...

A worker performs scheduled maintenance on an escalator for the pedestrian bridge between Excalibur and New York-New York on the Strip in Las Vegas Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020.  Between routine maintenance, cleaning and vandalism, the machines face a number of hurdles that deter smooth operations.  For some people, taking the stairs instead is just a sweaty inconvenience. For those who use scooters or wheelchairs, a paused elevator or escalator can foil vacation plans.(K.M. Cannon/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)

Is the escalator down? Servicing Vegas Strip lifts a chore

Oct. 25, 2020 1:10 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Rarely does a day go by without a Las Vegas Strip elevator or escalator out of service. Between routine maintenance, cleaning and vandalism, the machines face a number of hurdles that deter smooth operations. For some people, taking the stairs instead is just a sweaty inconvenience. For...

Las Vegas police: Neighbors dispute may have led to homicide

Oct. 25, 2020 12:51 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A dispute between neighbors may have played a role in a homicide in northeast Las Vegas, authorities said. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police said they were called out to the scene of a shooting around 6 p.m. Saturday and they found a man in his early 30s with a single gunshot wound. The man...

Nathan Chen, of the United States, competes during men's free skating program in the International Skating Union Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Chen, Bell capture Skate America crowns in Las Vegas

Oct. 25, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nathan Chen found himself in a familiar place Saturday on the top step of the podium. The podium at Skate America, to be precise. The American superstar landed five quadruple jumps over two programs in his first competition in nine months, easily out-distancing Vincent Zhou and the rest of...