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The gang killers who are YouTube celebrities

Those who kill sometimes achieve a certain level of infamy. But in the case of three young musicians who have been convicted of a gangland murder, their fame preceded their crimes. How did Aristote Yenge, Kyreis Davies and Isaac Calver make such an impression on their hometown? “They‘re famous,” says […]

Oak tree collapses on home near Crawley in high winds

Oak tree collapses on home near Crawley in high winds

A man has been hurt by a large oak tree that crashed on to the roof of a two-storey house in high winds. A branch from the mature tree drove into one of the windows of the family home in Chetwood Road, near Crawley, where a couple and their child […]

Fulham fight: Fatal stabbing victim was ‘good guy‘

Fulham fight: Fatal stabbing victim was ‘good guy‘

A 29-year-old man has been stabbed to death in a fight in south-west London. He was stabbed at the junction of Gowan Avenue and Munster Road in Fulham in the early hours and died at the scene. Neighbours said they heard an argument unfolding at 00:30 GMT – in the […]

Saudi Arabia puts women‘s rights activists on trial

Ten women‘s rights activists have gone on trial in Saudi Arabia in a case that has raised questions about the kingdom‘s human rights record. Those who appeared included Loujain al-Hathloul, a prominent figure in the campaign to win Saudi women the right to drive. She was detained last May. A […]

Algerian protests against President Bouteflika ‘biggest yet‘

Algerian protests against President Bouteflika ‘biggest yet‘

Thousands have gathered in Algeria‘s capital to demand the immediate resignation of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika despite him dropping his bid for a fifth term. The ‘s Mohamed Arezki Himeur in Algiers says it is the biggest protest in memory, with people of all ages packing out the capital‘s boulevards. Police […]

Israel strikes militant sites in Gaza after rockets fired at Tel Aviv

Israel has carried out dozens of air strikes on Palestinian militant sites in Gaza in retaliation for the firing of two rockets towards Tel Aviv. The rocket fire, which did not cause damage or injuries, was the first to target the Israeli city since 2014. Four people were wounded in […]

Health care R&D growing in Las Vegas, but more needed

Health care R&D growing in Las Vegas, but more needed

Anthony Rufo, president of HAPPIE Home, demonstrates how Happie Home, a new in-home digital companion, works at his Henderson office on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Happie Home is an in-home digital companion and monitor designed for unpaid family caregivers that gives personalized alerts, messages and reminders. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) […]

Las Vegas-based game maker renews contract with Chickasaw Nation

Las Vegas-based game maker renews contract with Chickasaw Nation

(Getty Images) Electronic game maker AGS said it has renewed a key, long-term contract with the Chickasaw Nation to supply its 22 casinos in Oklahoma. AGS agreed to “significantly” increase the number of leased games to the Native America nation to 3,200, the company said in a statement. AGS did […]

Event planned to help Nevadans improve their credit scores

Event planned to help Nevadans improve their credit scores

(Getty Images) Las Vegas was one of the worst-hit cities of the recession, and residents’ credit scores are still recovering. According to a 2019 report from financial data site Value Penguin, the average credit score in Nevada is 655, ranking 47th among states. To help Nevadans improve their credit scores, […]

Las Vegas’ sports teams drive economic development, officials say

Las Vegas’ sports teams drive economic development, officials say

Aces center A‘ja Wilson (22) drives past Phoenix Mercury guard Briann January (12) in the first quarter on Wednesday, August, 1, 2018, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center, in Las Vegas. Benjamin Hager Las Vegas Review-Journal Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) passes against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the second half […]