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Vegas man accused of plotting to bomb synagogues, LGBTQ bar

Vegas man accused of plotting to bomb synagogues, LGBTQ barCourt documents say Conor Climo, 23, of Las Vegas told an FBI informant in recent weeks that he was scouting places to attack.



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FBI Arrests Las Vegas Man Allegedly Planning Attack on Synagogue, LGBTQ Community

FBI Arrests Las Vegas Man Allegedly Planning Attack on Synagogue, LGBTQ CommunityConor Climo, 23, was arrested Thursday morning for allegedly owning parts of an explosive device



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Vegas police fire officer who hesitated during mass shooting

Vegas police fire officer who hesitated during mass shootingA veteran Las Vegas police officer who froze in the hallway of a casino-hotel as a gunman carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history has been fired from the force, police said. Officer Cordell Hendrex was fired from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department on March 20, police spokesman Officer Larry Hadfield said late Tuesday. Police union president Steve Grammas said Hendrex was fired because of his actions during the Oct. 1, 2017, mass shooting that left 58 people dead and hundreds more injured.



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Grand jury indicts woman for Las Vegas manicurist's death

Grand jury indicts woman for Las Vegas manicurist's deathA grand jury has indicted a 21-year-old woman on charges of murder, robbery and other crimes after she was accused of skipping out on a $ 35 manicure and running over a salon worker with her car. Timothy Treffinger, an attorney for Krystal Whipple, did not immediately respond to an emailed message seeking comment Monday on the indictment. Police say Whipple tried to pay for her Dec. 29, 2018, manicure with a fraudulent credit card before telling Nguyen that she was going to her car to get cash, then drove away.



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Elon Musk's Las Vegas high-speed tunnel could launch stalled projects across the country

Elon Musk's Las Vegas high-speed tunnel could launch stalled projects across the countryThe Boring Company founder Elon Musk and his vision to create high-speed transit tunnels to help solve the nation's high infrastructure cost for a fraction of the price might finally come to fruition out in the desert.



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California nuns stole school funds for Vegas gambling, travel

California nuns stole school funds for Vegas gambling, travelSisters Mary Margaret Kreuper and Lana Chang, who are said to be best friends, took the money from tuition, fees and donations at St. James Catholic School in Torrance, south of Los Angeles. The Archdiocese of Los Angeles said the missing money was discovered during a routine audit and it is believed the nuns operated their scheme over at least a decade. Kreuper was principal at the school for 29 years until her retirement earlier this year.



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Two nuns accused of stealing thousands of dollars, gambling in Las Vegas

Two nuns accused of stealing thousands of dollars, gambling in Las VegasThe Archdiocese of Los Angeles said two nuns allegedly stole thousands of dollars from a Catholic school to fund trips to Las Vegas.



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Two nuns accused of stealing thousands of dollars, gambling in Las Vegas

Two nuns accused of stealing thousands of dollars, gambling in Las VegasThe Archdiocese of Los Angeles said two nuns allegedly stole thousands of dollars from a Catholic school to fund trips to Las Vegas.



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US promises nearly $17M for survivors of Las Vegas massacre

US promises nearly $  17M for survivors of Las Vegas massacreLAS VEGAS (AP) — The U.S. government is allocating nearly $ 17 million to help people affected by the Las Vegas Strip mass shooting that became the deadliest in the nation's modern history, Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker said Friday.



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Thousand Oaks stirs painful memories for Las Vegas survivor: ‘Why? Why again?’

Thousand Oaks stirs painful memories for Las Vegas survivor: ‘Why? Why again?’Robert Gaafar, who survived last year's Route 91 Harvest massacre, is reliving seering memories after this week's mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, Calif.



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