The spill prompted an hourslong highway closure Friday about 70 miles northeast of Las Vegas, according to the state’s Department of Transportation. Traffic was being diverted onto the shoulder of the road until at least 1 p.m.
The Las Vegas Valley will see little change in the weather into early Thanksgiving week, with mostly sunny skies and highs in the upper 60s and overnight lows dipping into the 40s.
Las Vegas resident Matthew Phelps died of blunt force chest trauma in the collision with a car about 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Desert Inn Road and Nellis Boulevard, according to the Clark County coroner’s office.
President Donald Trump presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Las Vegas physician and philanthropist Miriam Adelson, retiring Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and two NFL Hall of Famers, Roger Staubach and former Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Alan C. Page, on Friday.
The second annual “Silver and Gold” food drive skated into City National Arena in Las Vegas on Thursday.
The Nevada Gaming Commission won’t take up sexual harassment regulations anytime soon.
Las Vegas police have released footage of two suspects wanted in Monday night’s deadly road rage-related shooting.