Las Vegas Review-Journal https://www.2realnews.com The most reliable source for Las Vegas news, breaking news Mon, 14 Jun 2021 14:00:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.7.2 124460806 Pedestrian seriously injured in east Las Vegas https://www.2realnews.com/local/traffic/pedestrian-seriously-injured-in-east-las-vegas-2377740/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 13:59:40 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377740 A pedestrian was seriously injured when they were struck by a vehicle in the eastern Las Vegas Valley early Monday.

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Week of extreme heat to bake Las Vegas region https://www.2realnews.com/local/weather/week-of-extreme-heat-to-bake-las-vegas-region-2377701/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 12:15:18 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377701 Weather forecasters are warning everybody to prepare for a potentially record heat wave that is starting to bake much of the West.

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Man stabbed outside casino https://www.2realnews.com/crime/stabbings/man-stabbed-outside-casino-2377694/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 11:57:52 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377694 A man was stabbed during an attempted robbery outside the the Orleans early Monday.

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‘One in a trillion’: Dad remembers boy, 7, found in Mountain Springs https://www.2realnews.com/local/local-las-vegas/one-in-a-trillion-dad-remembers-boy-7-found-in-mountain-springs-2377641/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 04:51:24 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377641 A dozen Las Vegas residents held a small vigil Sunday for the 7-year-old California boy whose body was found in Mountain Springs last month.

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Sandy Valley wildfire west of Las Vegas now 90 percent contained https://www.2realnews.com/local/local-nevada/sandy-valley-wildfire-west-of-las-vegas-now-90-percent-contained-2377635/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 04:42:30 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377635 The wildfire that first broke out Thursday west of Las Vegas is now 90 percent contained, with full containment expected by June 17, officials said Sunday.

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Sports on TV in Las Vegas https://www.2realnews.com/sports/todays-local-and-national-sports-schedule/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 04:05:14 +0000 https://reviewjournal-com.go-vip.co/?p=1003295 Here’s today’s local and national sports schedule, including television and radio listings.

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Date set for 3rd fight between Tyson Fury, Deontay Wilder https://www.2realnews.com/sports/boxing/date-set-for-3rd-fight-between-tyson-fury-deontay-wilder-2377628/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 04:01:45 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377628 WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and rival Deontay Wilder will conclude their trilogy this summer at T-Mobile Arena, Top Rank announced this weekend.

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LETTER: California judge throws out state’s assault weapons ban https://www.2realnews.com/opinion/letters/letter-california-judge-throws-out-states-assault-weapons-ban-2377624/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 04:01:31 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377624 California’s governor and attorney general were enraged when a federal judge struck down the state’s assault weapon ban.

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LETTER: Nevada should let independents vote in party primaries https://www.2realnews.com/opinion/letters/letter-nevada-should-let-independents-vote-in-party-primaries-2377620/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 04:01:18 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377620 I do not understand why legislators on both sides of the aisle seem to be comfortable with excluding one-third of registered voters in the state.

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CARTOON: Border chaos https://www.2realnews.com/opinion/michael-ramirez/cartoon-border-chaos-2377616/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 04:01:05 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377616 The Biden administration’s contradictory messaging, liberal policies, foreign aid payments and ending the Migrant Protection Protocols encourage illegal immigration.

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COMMENTARY: A symbol for the world of ideas, opportunities https://www.2realnews.com/opinion/commentary-a-symbol-for-the-world-of-ideas-opportunities-2377612/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 04:00:52 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377612 On Flag Day, let’s celebrate the country’s unifying force.

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EDITORIAL: There is no need to federalize elections https://www.2realnews.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-there-is-no-need-to-federalize-elections-2377608/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 04:00:39 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377608 It looks like Nevada’s elections will run next year based on laws passed in Carson City, not Washington, D.C. Good.

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CARTOONS: Cruise ships return to Venice https://www.2realnews.com/opinion/cartoons-cruise-ships-return-to-venice-2377596/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 04:00:12 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377596 Take a look at some editorial cartoons from across the country and world.

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Rookie Cole Caufield provides postseason spark for Canadiens https://www.2realnews.com/sports/goldenknights/rookie-cole-caufield-provides-postseason-spark-for-canadiens-2377589/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 03:48:45 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377589 The Montreal Canadiens are 7-2 in the NHL playoffs since inserting former Wisconsin star Cole Caufield into the lineup. Their series against the Golden Knights begins Monday.

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Bill Pickett rodeo gives Black cowboys league of their own https://www.2realnews.com/sports/sports-columns/ron-kantowski/bill-pickett-rodeo-gives-black-cowboys-league-of-their-own-2377558/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 03:45:43 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377558 The Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo is named in honor of the former Wild West star, providing Black cowboys an opportunity to rope, ride and build lasting friendships.

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A’ja Wilson erupts in 2nd half, powers Aces past Wings https://www.2realnews.com/sports/aces/aja-wilson-erupts-in-2nd-half-powers-aces-past-wings-2377524/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 02:52:00 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377524 A’ja Wilson scored 19 of her 28 points in the second half of a victory over the Dallas Wings on Sunday to power Las Vegas to its sixth win in seven games.

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Max Pacioretty downplays matchup against team that traded him https://www.2realnews.com/sports/goldenknights/max-pacioretty-downplays-matchup-against-team-that-traded-him-2377502/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 01:44:08 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377502 Golden Knights forward Max Pacioretty is a key figure in the series against the Montreal Canadiens, with the team he once captained standing between him and playing for the Stanley Cup.

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Lady A, Gary Clark, Little Big Town in Virgin Hotels’ healining lineup https://www.2realnews.com/entertainment/entertainment-columns/kats/lady-a-gary-clark-little-big-town-in-virgin-hotels-healining-lineup-2377485/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 01:10:05 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377485 Lady A plays The Theater at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas in September. The band previously headlined as Lady Antebelllum at the Pearl in 2018.

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Golden Knights must devise new game plan on defense for Canadiens https://www.2realnews.com/sports/goldenknights/golden-knights-must-devise-new-game-plan-on-defense-for-canadiens-2377472/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 00:39:06 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377472 After slowing down Kirill Kaprizov and Nathan MacKinnon in the NHL playoffs, the Golden Knights will face a different challenge against the Montreal Canadiens.

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Affleck, Bieber add spice to Wynn Las Vegas’ week https://www.2realnews.com/entertainment/entertainment-columns/kats/affleck-bieber-add-spice-to-wynn-las-vegas-week-2377458/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 00:33:52 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377458 Justin Bieber is performing in July, and Ben Affleck has been directing a new movie from Wynn Las Vegas.

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Golden Knights bettors facing steep prices against Canadiens https://www.2realnews.com/sports/betting/golden-knights-bettors-facing-steep-prices-against-canadiens-2377450/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 00:18:49 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377450 Bettors might have to turn to props instead of laying -500 on the Golden Knights to win the NHL semifinal series or -270 to take Game 1 against the Montreal Canadiens.

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Graney: Alex Pietrangelo raises play during Knights’ playoff run https://www.2realnews.com/sports/sports-columns/ed-graney/graney-alex-pietrangelo-raises-play-during-knights-playoff-run-2377440/ Sun, 13 Jun 2021 23:45:21 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377440 Defenseman Alex Pietrangelo, the Golden Knights’ $61.6 million free agent signing, has been the team’s best player during the NHL playoffs after a subpar regular season.

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‘Little pit bull’ Jonathan Marchessault comes through in clutch https://www.2realnews.com/sports/goldenknights/little-pit-bull-jonathan-marchessault-comes-through-in-clutch-2377428/ Sun, 13 Jun 2021 23:14:55 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377428 Left wing Jonathan Marchessault has been one of the Golden Knights’ most important playoff contributors. He has a game-tying goal in every game he’s scored in.

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Actor Ned Beatty, indelible in ‘Deliverance’ dies at 83 https://www.2realnews.com/entertainment/movies/actor-ned-beatty-indelible-in-deliverance-dies-at-83-2377423/ Sun, 13 Jun 2021 23:13:55 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377423 Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer brutally raped by a backwoodsman in 1972’s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died. He was 83.

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‘Beyond rare:’ State drops water for bighorn sheep as drought persists https://www.2realnews.com/local/local-nevada/beyond-rare-state-drops-water-for-bighorn-sheep-as-drought-persists-2377403/ Sun, 13 Jun 2021 22:49:56 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377403 State wildlife department officials are replenishing the desert bighorn sheeps’ only source of water. Without the emergency intervention, animal populations are threatened.

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Former UNLV golfer Garrick Higgo wins first PGA Tour event https://www.2realnews.com/sports/unlv/other-sports/former-unlv-golfer-garrick-higgo-wins-first-pga-tour-event-2377393/ Sun, 13 Jun 2021 22:43:09 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377393 Garrick Higgo won the Palmetto Championship on Sunday when leader Chesson Hadley blew a two-shot lead with bogeys on his final three holes.

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Golden Knights’ Alec Martinez practices for first time in playoffs https://www.2realnews.com/sports/goldenknights/golden-knights-alec-martinez-practices-for-first-time-in-playoffs-2377387/ Sun, 13 Jun 2021 22:29:02 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377387 Golden Knights defenseman Alec Martinez has appeared in every playoff game, but had yet to take part in a morning skate or rare on-ice, off-day workout.

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Golden Knights-Montreal Canadiens NHL semifinal preview https://www.2realnews.com/sports/goldenknights/golden-knights-montreal-canadiens-nhl-semifinal-preview-2377374/ Sun, 13 Jun 2021 21:36:50 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377374 Here are the key things you need to know before the Golden Knights meet the Montreal Canadiens in a best-of-seven series starting Monday at T-Mobile Arena.

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DUI suspected after crash in southwest Las Vegas Valley https://www.2realnews.com/local/local-las-vegas/dui-suspected-after-crash-in-southwest-las-vegas-valley-2377361/ Sun, 13 Jun 2021 20:31:31 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377361 The crash between a Cadillac STS and Volkswagen Jetta occurred just before 11 a.m.

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Israel swears in new coalition, ending Netanyahu’s reign https://www.2realnews.com/news/nation-and-world/israel-swears-in-new-coalition-ending-netanyahus-reign-2377334/ Sun, 13 Jun 2021 17:30:48 +0000 https://www.2realnews.com/?p=2377334 Naftali Bennett, a former ally of Netanyahu turned rival, will preside over a diverse and fragile coalition comprised of eight parties with deep ideological differences.

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