• At least 10 dead in mass shooting at Buffalo supermarket

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A gunman wearing military-style clothing and body armor opened fire with a rifle at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, killing at least 10 people before being taken into custody Saturday afternoon, law enforcement officials told The Associated Press.
    Details on the number of additional people shot at the Tops Friendly Market and their conditions weren't immediately available...
  • I-Team sources: Man threatening employee at Downtown Summerlin prompts police response

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- A man who threatened to stab an employee at a Downtown Summerlin business prompted a large police response on Monday morning, sources told the 8 News Now I-Team.
    The man stole an item from a store and then threatened an employee, sources said.
    The suspected thief then hid in a parking garage, before being taken into custody.
    Several stores were closed as a precaution, but...
  • LIVE: Vegas Golden Knights fire Coach DeBoer

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- The Golden Knights fired Coach Pete DeBoer on Monday. He was the franchise's second coach.
    This was the first year the Golden Knights did not make the playoffs.
    General Manager Kelly McCrimmon released the following statement:
    We would like to thank Pete DeBoer for his commitment to the Vegas Golden Knightsover the past three seasons,” said Vegas Golden Knights General...
  • Suspect in California church shooting from Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- The Orange County Sheriff's Office has identified the suspected shooter at a Laguna Woods church as 68-year-old David Chou of Las Vegas, Nevada.
    Chou, an Asian man, is being held on $1 million bail. He has been booked on one felony count of murder and five felony counts of attempted murder.During a noon news conference, Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes said the shooting was...
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  • Mid-May temps staying hot

    Weekend clouds have cleared and we're back to sunny skies to start the week and temperatures staying extra hot. Southerly breezes will pick up today and Tuesday as a cold front sweeps through the Great Basin, but we'll only feel a slight difference in temps for the next couple of days so keep yourself cool and hydrated as afternoons stay up near the century mark for many neighborhoods. Sherry's...
  • Circa Sports opening Reno-Sparks' first new casino in 26 years

    SPARKS, Nev. (AP) - The operator of the world's largest sportsbook in Las Vegas is expanding into northern Nevada this year as part of a collaboration with what will be the first new casino built in Reno-Sparks in more than a quarter-century.Circa Sports secured a deal with Legends Bay Casino owner Olympia Gaming to operate a sportsbook at the property being constructed just east of Reno.The...
  • VIDEO: Stunning 'Super Blood Moon' eclipse

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- A special show took place in the sky Sunday night when the "Super Blood Moon" went into a total eclipse.During the eclipse, the entire moon fell within the darkest part of Earth's shadow, causing the moon to take on a reddish hue.Lunar eclipse photographed in Henderson on May 15, 2022. (Credit: Tyler Leavitt)
    Lunar eclipse photographed in Henderson on May 15, 2022. (Credit...
  • Parishioners subdue gunman in fatal California church attack

    LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. (AP) — A man opened fire during a lunch reception at a Southern California church, killing one person and wounding five senior citizens before a pastor hit the gunman on the head with a chair and parishioners hog-tied him with electrical cords.
    Jerry Chen had just stepped into the kitchen of his church's fellowship hall around 1:30 p.m. Sunday when he heard the gunshots....
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  • Amber Heard expected to resume testimony in Depp libel trial

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — Amber Heard is expected to take the witness stand Monday for a third day of testimony in a libel suit filed against her by her ex-husband, Johnny Depp.The high-profile trial is resuming after a one-week hiatus to accommodate a judicial conference. Jurors have already heard four weeks of testimony.
    Heard has already spent two days on the witness stand and still has not...
  • Valley residents take advantage of warming weather

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- As temperatures continue to rise in southern Nevada, many families are taking advantage of the warmer weather by visiting their local parks.
    Splash pads throughout North Las Vegas have been opened recently, ahead of the incoming triple-digit temperatures.
    Craig Ranch Regional Park is among several other parks where families can enjoy the splash pads.
    "My little ones like to get...
  • Politics Now: May 14, 2022

    This week on Politics Now with host John Langeler:We dig into Clark County Board of Trustee races.Trustee Danielle Ford says she still wants to fire the Superintendent and levels accusations against him and some fellow board members.Former Assemblywoman Irene Bustamante Adams is running against her and tells us why.A group of former School Board Trustees tells us why they are trying to...
  • New 3-on-3 ice hockey league holds opening game in Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- 3ICE, a new three-on-three professional ice hockey league is having its inaugural season opener at the Orleans Arena on Saturday, June 18, and its playoffs and championship game on Saturday, August 20.
    The league consists of six teams, which travel and compete in a tournament where each game consists of two, eight-minute halves on a full-sized rink. Each team has seven players...
  • California churchgoers detained gunman in deadly attack

    LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. (AP) — A man opened fire during a lunch reception at a Southern California church on Sunday, killing one person and injuring several others before being stopped and hog-tied by parishioners in what a sheriff’s official called an act of “exceptional heroism and bravery.”
    One person was fatally shot and four others were critically wounded by gunfire at Geneva Presbyterian...
  • Baby Shark Live at Las Vegas Orleans Arena

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- Pinkfong and Round Room Live present Baby Shark Live: 2022 Splash Tour at the Orleans Arena on Saturday, June 12 at 2 p.m.
    The show is an immersive concert, that will feature new and classic songs for children and families, including 'Five little monkeys,' and 'Wheels on the bus.'
    Showtime will start at 2 p.m. and tickets start at $27.50 plus tax and fees. For tickets, visit...
  • Road closure near Fremont due to police activity

    Las Vegas (KLAS)-- Las Vegas Boulevard has been closed in both directions from Carson to Ogden Avenue due to police activity.
    According to Las Vegas Metro police, around 8:45 a.m. officers responded to a suicidal man near a pedestrian bridge that runs on the third level of the Neonopolis over Fremont street, to a parking garage at 4th Street and Carson Avenue.
    Police attempt to deescalate the...
  • North Las Vegas bicyclist killed in traffic collision

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- A bicyclist in North Las Vegas was struck by an SUV on Sunday morning.
    According to North Las Vegas Police, the bicyclist was transported to UMC, where they were pronounced deceased.
    North Las Vegas Police investigate a collision between a vehicle and a bicycle.The incident occurred around 8:22 a.m. at Dorrell and Bostick Weir Street.Police say a black SUV collided with the...
  • Pro-choice rally held at Sunset Park

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS)--Saturday, a Pro-Choice rally was held at Sunset Park hosted by Planned Parenthood Votes Nevada. Several city and state officials were in attendance along with Governor Steve Sisolak who spoke to the crowd. 
    "We are facing real-world problems when it comes to Abortion in women’s health rights," said Governor Sisolak.
    This was the second rally hosted by Planned Parenthood. The...
  • 3 people injured at 'Lovers & Friends' Las Vegas festival

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department confirmed at least three people wereinjured at the "Lovers & Friends" concert at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds on Sahara Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard Saturday night.   
    Police told 8NewsNow.com that shortly after 10 p.m., gunfire was reportedly heard near the "Lovers & Friends" festival site, prompting a large group of...
  • 3 kids West Hills mom admitted to killing ID'd

    Three children who were allegedly killed by their mother in West Hills over the weekend were identified Tuesday.
    The Los Angeles County coroner identified them as 12-year-old Natalie Flores, 10-year-old Kevin Yanez and 8-year-old Nathan Yanez.
    Police had originally said two of the boys were 8 years old.
    The mother, identified as 38-year-old Angela Flores, was arrested Sunday after her three...
  • Break-in at northwest valley home caught on security camera

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- It was around 2:30 p.m. in the afternoon when homeowner Mike Thompson said thieves broke into his home in the Providence neighborhood of the Northwest valley.
    Surveillance footage from the incident two weeks ago shows a dark-colored Toyota Corolla driving up and down the street, before parking in front of Thompson's driveway.
    Toyota navigating home before parking.
    "They got out...
  • Bodies in Lake Mead recall Las Vegas' organized crime days

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Stories about long-departed Las Vegas organized crime figures are surfacing after a second set of unidentified human remains were revealed as the water level falls on drought-stricken Lake Mead.
    The reservoir on the Colorado River is about a 30-minute drive from the mob-founded Las Vegas Strip.
    “There’s no telling what we’ll find in Lake Mead,” former Las Vegas Mayor Oscar...
  • I-Team: Unlicensed apartment still operating

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- Some Residents at the Apex apartments say they’ve received seven-day notices from the owners to pay rent or leave.
    The owners are operating without a license and the 8 News Now I-Team learned even with a property like this, technically residents could be evicted.
    Tenants typically have two options, file a notice in court so a hearing is set, or pay the rent.As the I-team first...
  • Multiple people shot, 1 dead over property dispute

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- A property dispute lead to a shooting, leaving two injured and one dead.
    Vladmir Pourett, 22, has been arrested and booked into the Clark County Detention Center on one countof open murder, attempted murder, and battery with a deadly weapon.
    On Saturday, just past midnight, Las Vegas Metro police received a report that multiple people were shot outside of a home on the 1400...
  • Top pop artists of 80s, 90s to perform at Orleans Arena

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- The Orleans will be hosting the Freestyle Explosion Throwback Jam at The Orleans Arena on June 11.
    The event will feature top freestyle, pop, and dance artists of the 80s and 90s, performing their greatest hits. Performers include Stevie B, Lisa Lisa, Exposé, Sir Mix-A-Lot, Montell Jordan, and more.Showtime is at 7 p.m. and tickets start at $31.65 plus tax and fees. For more...
  • Parent concern over online dangers for teens on social media

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- It's 2022, and there are so many apps out there such as Twitch, Roblox, and Discord, along with other social media apps.Although the platforms may seem safe it opens the door to possible dangers if you aren't monitoring your child's usage.Natalie Wainwright is a parent who says she isn't taking any chances when it comes to keeping a close eye on her son's social media usage...
  • Only On 8: Woman who adopted starved horse speaks out after accused abuser arrested

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- The day after a woman was arrested, accused of abusing, and neglecting three horses in the northeast valley, the person who adopted one is sharing her story exclusively with 8 News Now. 
    "He's my best friend now," the horse's adopter said. 
    'Zeke,' as he is now called, has been to hell and back, but he is currently living the life he's always deserved. 
    The woman who adopted...
  • Police: Juvenile seriously injured after incident on skateboard in east Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- Las Vegas Metro Police are investigating a roadway incident involving a juvenile on the east side of the Las Vegas valley.
    Police say the juvenile was riding a skateboard while holding on to a vehicle and fell.The incident occurred in the 5600 block of Forsythe, near Charleston and Nellis Blvd. around 10 p.m. on Friday.
    Forsythe DrivePolice tell 8 News Now the juvenile...
  • Parents, school leaders oppose Dotty's northwest gaming establishment location approved by city

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- Several school leaders in the northwest valley are voicing their concerns over a Dotty's gambling establishment being built too close to the area.On Tuesday, the City of Las Vegas Planning Commission voted 4 to 3 to override a mandate to keep a gaming establishment at least 1500 feet from a school.
    The Dotty's is set to go in along Rainbow Boulevard, near Ann Road and US 95...
  • Report shines harsh light on Las Vegas Raiders work, administrative culture

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – In a detailed and lengthy article Friday night, the New York Times lays out a pattern of dysfunction within the organization after talking with "more than a dozen former employees" who described problems ranging from a hostile work environment to underpaying employees. 
    The New York Times points out the firing and or resignation of several of eight of the team's top executives...
  • Desert Survival: Ten things to put in your pack

    LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- Warmer weather is here and if you're headed out on the trails this weekend -- there are ten things you should carry in your pack.
    "It's not that you're going to use them every time, but when an emergency happens, it's good to be prepared,” Red Rock Search and Rescue member Donald Moore told 8 News Now. “It doesn't take a lot of weight, even on a day hike, 2 or 3 or 4...

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