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Wet winter likely to keep Colorado River out of shortage next year

Wet winter likely to keep Colorado River out of shortage next year

Hoover Dam and the Mike O‘Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge are seen from the Colorado River‘s Black Canyon at Lake Mead National Recreation Area outside of Las Vegas on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. (Las Vegas Review-Journal) For the moment, Mother Nature is smiling on the Colorado River. Enough snow has piled […]

$1.9M upgrade to Woofter Park in Las Vegas kicks off Monday

$1.9M upgrade to Woofter Park in Las Vegas kicks off Monday

Tucker runs beside his owner, Ernesto Castano, on a warm, sunny day at Woofter Family Park in Las Vegas, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. (Caroline Brehman/Las Vegas Review-Journal) The groundbreaking for a $1.9 million renovation to Woofter Park in Las Vegas’ Ward 1 is scheduled Monday, setting into motion construction to […]

$25M downtown Las Vegas street upgrades start Monday

$25M downtown Las Vegas street upgrades start Monday

3rd Street and Charleston (Google Maps) Motorists have been advised to expect delays over the next several months as traffic restrictions accompany $25 million in downtown Las Vegas street improvement projects beginning on Monday. The $19.6 million Third Street Project is planned between Charleston Boulevard and Bonneville Avenue over 13 […]

Bernie Sanders injures head on glass shower door

Bernie Sanders addresses a rally in North Charleston, S.C., Thursday, March 14, 2019. South Carolina gave Bernie Sanders the cold shoulder in 2016. Four years and several visits later, Sanders hopes the state is ready to warm to him. (Lauren Petracca/The Post And Courier via AP)Bernie Sanders addresses a rally […]

Iguana found in toilet, Florida man ‘freaked out’

Iguana found in toilet, Florida man ‘freaked out’

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Florida man called 911 after going to the bathroom and finding a bright green iguana swimming in his toilet. Fort Lauderdale Battalion Chief Stephan Gollan tells the Miami Herald the man “freaked out and didn’t know what to do.” He says firefighter Jeff Kurus put […]

Florida pipe bomb suspect expected to plead guilty next week

Florida pipe bomb suspect expected to plead guilty next week

Cesar Sayoc (Broward County Sheriff‘s office) NEW YORK — A Florida man charged with sending pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump is expected to plead guilty next week. A notice entered in the case file of Cesar Sayoc in Manhattan federal court shows a plea hearing has […]

Trump vetoes border wall resolution

Trump vetoes border wall resolution

President Donald Trump signs the first veto of his presidency in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Washington. Trump issued the first veto, overruling Congress to protect his emergency declaration for border wall funding. (Evan Vucci/AP)President Donald Trump speaks about border security in the […]

Ethiopian Airlines ‘black boxes’ reveal pilot’s ‘panicky voice’

Ethiopian Airlines ‘black boxes’ reveal pilot’s ‘panicky voice’

Ethiopian relatives of crash victims mourn and grieve at the scene where the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed shortly after takeoff on Sunday killing all 157 on board, near Bishoftu, southeast of Addis Ababa, in Ethiopia Thursday, March 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene) ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — […]

North Korea rethinking talks with US, nuke testing moratorium

North Korea rethinking talks with US, nuke testing moratorium

In this March 2, 2019, photo, South Korean protesters with banners showing photos of U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un stage a rally to denounce policies of the United States on North Korea in Seoul, South Korea. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon) NKorean official: Kim rethinking US […]

Heavy rain, flooding and powerful winds headed toward Midwest

Heavy rain, flooding and powerful winds headed toward Midwest

BISMARCK, N.D. — Heavy rain, snow and powerful winds are barreling across the Midwest, prompting evacuations along swollen rivers in Wisconsin, Nebraska and other states, and closures along hundreds of miles of snow-swept interstates in North Dakota. The flooding is likely to persist into the weekend in states where frozen […]