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24-year-old Eric Cuellar (left) and 24-year-old Justin Teixeira are accused of killing an exotic bird at a Las Vegas casino on October 12, 2012. The pair said they are students at the UC Berkeley Law School. (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police)

UC Berkeley Law Student Pleads Not Guilty In Vegas Bird Beheading

A University of California, Berkeley, law student accused in the beheading of an exotic bird at a Las Vegas Strip resort has pleaded not guilty to animal killing and torture charges.

05/14/2013

O.J. Simpson gets up after the first day at his evidentiary hearing for Simpson in Clark County District Court on May 13, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Jeff Scheid-Pool/Getty Images)

O.J. Simpson Back In Court To Battle ’08 Robbery-Kidnapping Conviction

O.J. Simpson is back in a Las Vegas courtroom for day two of a hearing dissecting his former lawyer’s work in his 2008 robbery-kidnapping conviction.

05/14/2013

Boxers Floyd Mayweather Jr. (left) and Robert Guerrero pose during the final news conference for their bout at the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino on May 1, 2013 in Las Vegas. (Jeff Bottari/Getty Images)

Gilroy’s Guerrero Likes Chances Of Giving Mayweather Loss

Robert Guerrero believes he is the fighter who will be the first to beat Mayweather, and he’s eager to earn both the recognition and the money that would come with such a win.

05/01/2013

Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital, Nevada (CBS)

Feds Crack Down On Nevada Over Alleged ‘Patient Dumping’ Into California

The federal agency that oversees Medicaid and Medicare compliance has put Nevada on notice of “serious deficiencies” at a Las Vegas psychiatric hospital following reports it may have improperly bused patients to states across the country.

04/26/2013

Justin Teixeira (Las Vegas Police Dept.)

UC Berkeley Student To Face Trial Over Beheaded Bird Case

A University of California, Berkeley, law student is headed to trial in Nevada state court on felony and misdemeanor charges in what prosecutors allege was the torture death and beheading of an exotic bird at a Strip resort.

04/24/2013

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San Francisco Investigates Alleged Patient Dumping By Nevada Hospital

The city attorney said Monday he’s launching an investigation into whether Nevada health officials are systemically sending psychiatric patients to San Francisco and other cities.

04/22/2013

Yoda (credit: Lucasfilm Ltd.)

‘Star Wars’ Films To Come Yearly Starting In 2015

Disney is turning “Star Wars” films into an annual summer ritual. Walt Disney Co. chairman Alan Horn announced that the studio would release films…

04/17/2013

48th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards - Arrivals

Get Full ACM Awards Coverage

Country music’s biggest stars step out in Las Vegas for the 48th annual Academy of Country Music Awards…

04/08/2013

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Colorado Beats Oregon State 74-68 At Pac-12 Tourney

Spencer Dinwiddie scored 20 points and Colorado picked up a much-needed win at the Pac-12 tournament, holding off Oregon State 74-68 in the first round on Wednesday.

03/14/2013

Brad Paisley

Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert, More Added As ACM Performers

Country music’s big night just got even bigger. The Academy of Country Music just announced that Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, Hunter Hayes, Brantley Gilbert, Jana Kramer and Florida Georgia Line will perform as a part of this year’s ACM Fan Jam. Taking place at the […]

03/13/2013

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