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Derek Loville, pictured in 1995 as a member of the San Francisco 49ers, is accused of participating in a violent sports gambling and international drug-trafficking ring. (Lacy Atkins/1995 AP)

Loville on drug charges: ‘It’s all bullshit’

Derek Loville is out of jail and on the phone from Arizona,…

Derek Loville, pictured in 1995 as a member of the San Francisco 49ers, is accused of participating in a violent sports gambling and international drug-trafficking ring. (Lacy Atkins/1995 AP)
Donald Trump Jr., right, with his father, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, center, and his brother, Eric Trump, left, during a campaign rally on Thursday in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

Donald Trump: ‘A little establishment’ doesn’t hurt

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Thursday there's…

Donald Trump Jr., right, with his father, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, center, and his brother, Eric Trump, left, during a campaign rally on Thursday in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)
Colombians are rallying around Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez, who mistakenly was crowned Miss Universe in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Scoop: Colombians outraged over Miss Universe gaffe

Colombians celebrated for about two minutes what appeared to be an unprecedented…

Colombians are rallying around Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez, who mistakenly was crowned Miss Universe in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
This photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows Lakeisha N. Holloway, who police said smashed into crowds of pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip on Sunday killing one person and injuring dozens. (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP)

Suspect in Vegas crash said she was stressed living in car

LAS VEGAS — A homeless woman accused of slamming a car carrying…

This photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows Lakeisha N. Holloway, who police said smashed into crowds of pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip on Sunday killing one person and injuring dozens. (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP)
Sen. Bernie Sanders, of Vermont, left, speaks as Hillary Rodham Clinton looks on during the CNN Democratic presidential debate Tuesday in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Clinton, Sanders clash on guns, economy, foreign policy

LAS VEGAS — Hillary Rodham Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders clashed over…

Sen. Bernie Sanders, of Vermont, left, speaks as Hillary Rodham Clinton looks on during the CNN Democratic presidential debate Tuesday in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
A lawsuit filed by City Attorney Dennis Herrera claimed that Nevada was sending mentally ill patients to San Francisco, some of whom were treated at San Francisco General Hospital.  (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

SF reaches $400K settlement proposal in Nevada patient-dumping case

San Francisco’s more than two-year legal battle with Nevada over the state’s…

A lawsuit filed by City Attorney Dennis Herrera claimed that Nevada was sending mentally ill patients to San Francisco, some of whom were treated at San Francisco General Hospital.  (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Big Talk’s sophomore album is “Straight In No Kissin’.” (Courtesy Catherine Asanov)

Killers drummer going big with Big Talk

Idle hands, they say, are the devil’s workshop. So when drummer Ronnie…

Big Talk’s sophomore album is “Straight In No Kissin’.” (Courtesy Catherine Asanov)
In this Feb. 22, 2005 file photo, Kirk Kerkorian, majority shareholder of MGM Mirage, speaks to the media at the Nevada Gaming Control Board hearing in Las Vegas. Kerkorian, an eighth-grade dropout who built Las Vegas' biggest hotels, tried to take over Chrysler and bought and sold MGM at a profit three times, died Monday, June 15, 2015. He was 98. (AP Photo/Joe Cavaretta,File)

Kirk Kerkorian, billionaire and Las Vegas casino mogul, dies

LAS VEGAS — Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian, an eighth-grade dropout who built Las…

In this Feb. 22, 2005 file photo, Kirk Kerkorian, majority shareholder of MGM Mirage, speaks to the media at the Nevada Gaming Control Board hearing in Las Vegas. Kerkorian, an eighth-grade dropout who built Las Vegas' biggest hotels, tried to take over Chrysler and bought and sold MGM at a profit three times, died Monday, June 15, 2015. He was 98. (AP Photo/Joe Cavaretta,File)
Steve Marcus/Las Vegas Sun/AP PhotoRobert Meyers

Police: Suspect bragged about Las Vegas road-rage killing

LAS VEGAS — The teenage neighbor arrested in what has been described…

Steve Marcus/Las Vegas Sun/AP PhotoRobert Meyers
AP Photo/Las Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentIn this photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

Husband of woman killed in Vegas says family knew suspect

Police made an arrest Thursday in the mysterious road-rage killing of a…

AP Photo/Las Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentIn this photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
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Vegas police, family defend mom killed in road-rage shootout

What police first described as the road rage-inspired killing of an innocent…

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AP Photo/John LocherPictures of suspects Jerad Miller and Amanda Miller are on display during a news conference

Police probe ties between Vegas shooters, Bundy

Investigators are looking into whether the husband and wife who shot and…

AP Photo/John LocherPictures of suspects Jerad Miller and Amanda Miller are on display during a news conference
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2 officers, 3 others dead in Las Vegas shooting

Two suspects shot and killed two police officers in an ambush at…

AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal

Aussie strippers tackle dressing room thief

No abs were injured when a cast member from Thunder From Down…

Denise Truscello/WireImageRegional President of Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino David Hoenemeyer greets Britney Spears during her official arrival at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on December 3

Scoop: Britney Spears lip syncs in Vegas

Well, it didn’t take long, but Britney Spears, in her opening weekend,…

Denise Truscello/WireImageRegional President of Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino David Hoenemeyer greets Britney Spears during her official arrival at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on December 3

Big payday comes to Daly City man in Las Vegas Fantasy Football tournament

Jamaal Charles had not yet tested the Raiders' defense, and for Matt…

Associated PressO.J. Simpson gets up after the first day at his evidentiary hearing for Simpson in Clark County District Court on Monday

OJ returns to Las Vegas court in bid for new trial

A weary-looking O.J. Simpson, weighed down by shackles and more than four…

Associated PressO.J. Simpson gets up after the first day at his evidentiary hearing for Simpson in Clark County District Court on Monday
Getty Images File PhotoNevada Gov. Brian Sandoval said disciplinary action was taken after discovering at least one patient was improperly discharged from a Las Vegas mental hospital.

Nevada governor speaks to patient dumping allegations

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is responding to allegations…

Getty Images File PhotoNevada Gov. Brian Sandoval said disciplinary action was taken after discovering at least one patient was improperly discharged from a Las Vegas mental hospital.
Getty Images File PhotoCity Attorney Dennis Herrera has pledged to seek compensation for at least 36 mental health patients that were sent with a one-way ticket to San Francisco from a Las Vegas-area mental hospital.

S.F. city attorney launches investigation into ‘patient dumping’ from Las Vegas

Many of the people with mental illnesses who roam San Francisco’s streets,…

Getty Images File PhotoCity Attorney Dennis Herrera has pledged to seek compensation for at least 36 mental health patients that were sent with a one-way ticket to San Francisco from a Las Vegas-area mental hospital.
Julie Jacobson/APA Las Vegas Metropolitan Police officer arrests a protestor during a civil disobedience demonstration by Culinary Union workers outside the Cosmopolitan Hotel-Casino

98 arrested in union protest on Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Throngs of workers blocked traffic on the Las…

Julie Jacobson/APA Las Vegas Metropolitan Police officer arrests a protestor during a civil disobedience demonstration by Culinary Union workers outside the Cosmopolitan Hotel-Casino