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Henderson gets federal grant to help homeless, low income families

Henderson is one of three Nevada communities getting a total of $5.5 million in federal housing grants, according to the office of Sen. Dean Heller (R). The U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is issuing grants to Henderson, Reno and Sparks. Those grants include the Community Developm

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-19 02:41:00

Tragic lesson inspired new Henderson fire chief

Shawn White has been promoted to Chief of the Henderson Fire Department, City Manager Bob Murnane announced Tuesday. (City of Henderson) Shawn White was working as a 28-year-old paramedic when he was called to the home of a young family. As he rushed past the balloons, presents and baby shower decor

REVIEWJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-18 22:09:55

Henderson fiddlers group connects with past through music

Members of NOFA aren't strictly fiddle players. At this jam on Sept. 13, there were five guitar players, six fiddlers, one bassist and even a mandolin player. (Diego Mendoza-Moyers/View) @dmendozamoyers Herb Gilkey, NOFA's lone bass player, started the group in 2000 after a bluegrass festival inspir

REVIEWJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-19 19:39:00

Henderson gymnast, 15, wins consecutive junior titles

Henderson gymnast Maile O'Keefe , 15, took first place for the second straight year at the PG Gymnastics Championships in Anaheim, California, in August. Selena Harris, 13, also of Henderson, finished 17th among 30 competitors. Maile O'Keefe training at Salcianu Elite Academy of Gymnastics on Tuesda

REVIEWJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-18 23:20:00

Texas woman accused of shooting, dismembering boyfriend

Cierra Sutton, 30, (left) is accused of murdering her boyfriend, 32-year-old Steven Coleman (right). BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) - Police in Louisiana have arrested a Texas woman accused of shooting and dismembering her boyfriend, and dumping parts of his body in southeast Texas. Police say 30-year-old Cier

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-19 13:43:00

Woman shot in the chest near Sunrise Hospital

A woman was shot in the left breast by two suspects while in her apartment Monday near Sunrise Hospital. Las Vegas Metro police said the shooting occurred at the Casa Vegas Condo Complex 1405 Vegas Valley Drive, near Maryland Parkway around 10 p.m. According to Lt. Gordon, two women in their 20's j

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-19 09:46:00

Police: Domestic battery suspect barricaded in southwest Valley

Las Vegas Metro police said a man barricaded himself in a apartment unit after a victim contacted police Monday morning. Officers originally responded to a domestic incident call on the 8700 block of West Patrick Lane, near South Durango Drive, according to Lt. Aden Ocampo. On arrival at 11:39 a.m.

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-19 01:58:00

Woman fakes seizure on train to avoid robbery

(MEREDITH) - A would-be robber handed a woman a frightening note on a train in San Francisco, threatening to hurt her if she didn't hand over her wallet and phone, according to police. Instead of caving into the crook's demands, 32-year-old Julie Dragland used quick-thinking to thwart the robbery. S

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-19 14:40:00

'SNL' is staying live coast to coast this season

(Source: CNN) The 43rd season of the NBC variety show will broadcast live coast-to-coast, which means viewers on the west coast will be watching "SNL" as the same time as those watching on the east coast. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Those on the west coast will no longer have to stay up late to see the v

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 01:02:00

7.1 magnitude quake kills at least 44, collapses buildings in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) - A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 44 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust and thousands fled into the streets in panic. The quake came less than two weeks after another quake left 90 dead in the country's south, and it occurre

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-19 21:43:00

RNC: Spending on legal bills for Trump Jr. nears $200K

NEW YORK (AP) - The Republican National Committee has paid nearly $200,000 in legal fees for President Donald Trump's eldest son in connection with the Russia investigation, a committee official said Tuesday. More than $166,000 was paid to Donald Trump Jr.'s attorney, Alan Futerfas. Another $30,000

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 04:58:00

Nominations for Latin Grammy Awards postponed

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Nominations for the Latin Grammy Awards have been postponed because of the earthquake in Mexico and the aftermath of hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Latin Recording Academy President Gabriel Abaroa Jr. said in a statement Tuesday that the delay comes "as an outgrowth of the terrible a

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 04:51:00

UNLV removes white supremacist poster

A white supremacist poster was found by a student Tuesday on a University of Nevada, Las Vegas campus book drop box. The poster advertises the organization 'Identity Evropa,' which is classified as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center, according to their website. Identity Evropa, based

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 04:36:00

CCSD: Marijuana sales have little impact on education

Fifty-four percent of Nevadans voted to approve recreational marijuana in Nov. A big part of the pro-marijuana advocates' push for legalization was the argument that money from the sales would help k-12 education. But the Clark County School District's Chief Financial Officer Jason Gowdie said, in

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 04:20:00

Breweries use recycled wastewater to make beer

(CNN/Meredith) - A Colorado engineering firm is trying to get rid of the stigma around recycled water, so they're putting it in beer. Now three state microbreweries: Lost Highway Brewing, Lone Tree Brewery and 105 West Brewery are making their brew with local recycled waste water. "Water is definit

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 04:12:00

Live Instagram video leads police to suspect in killing

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A teenager suspected of a killing who was named one of Texas' 10 Most Wanted fugitives was caught in Los Angeles on Tuesday after posting a live video on social media, police said. Christopher Ricardo Gonzalez, 18, was wanted by Dallas police on suspicion of murder, aggravated rob

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 03:38:00

Amazon mistakenly sends baby registry emails

SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) -- Finding out that someone has bought you a present is almost always awesome. Unless that gift is for your unborn child and you are, as far as you know, not expecting. Amazon sent out some very confusing emails on Tuesday, telling a large number of customers that someone ha

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 03:18:00

WATCH: A grabby cat collects cash for the homeless

(CNN/Meredith) - A cat in Oklahoma is robbing from the rich and giving to the poor. Sir Whines A Lot, also known as the "CASHnip Kitty", hangs out in the lobby of GuRuStu - a marketing firm in Tulsa. This rescue cat has been raising money for the homeless by snatching cash through a slot in the door

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 03:06:00

Lipscomb University president apologizes to students for 'offensive' centerpiece

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WSMV) -- The president of Lipscomb University is apologizing for a centerpiece in his home that some deemed offensive. In an email to the university, President Randy Lowry said he invited African-American students to his home to discuss their experience at the school. In the email,

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 02:12:00

Florida woman makes 'single and sexy' sign to get power back

(CNN) -- This pink sign outside a Fort Myers home sparking a lot of attention around the neighborhood and online. "I thought that all of my neighbors would get a huge kick out of it." Kynse Agles seen standing next to her fluorescent pink sign that reads, "hot single female seeks sexy lineman to ele

FOX5 KVVU - 2017-09-20 01:48:00