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Las Vegas shooting highlights how right wing violence has changed since the 90s

The horror show that went down in Las Vegas on Sunday, when Jerad and Amanda Miller reportedly shot two police officers, a third person, and then themselves was awful and terrifying but sadly not surprising. As with Elliott Rodger back in May, the thing that’s important to remember is that…

WATCH LIVE: Police briefing on the Las Vegas shooting

Authorities hold a news conference on a couple who gunned down two police officers and a woman Sunday in Las Vegas. Watch video, courtesy of NBC News, below.…

Report: White supremacist Walmart ‘revolution’ shooters were kicked off Bundy ranch

UPDATE: Las Vegas ‘revolution’ shooters ID’d as right-wing conspiracy nuts with a deathwish An armed man and woman shouting about a “revolution” opened fire and killed two Las Vegas policemen who were eating lunch in a pizza parlor on Sunday, then fatally shot a civilian in a nearby Wal-Mart store…

Nevada man shoots confused birthday partier who knocked on wrong door

A Nevada man looking for a birthday party was shot early Thursday morning by a homeowner in northwest Las Vegas when he knocked on the wrong door. Metropolitan Police spokesperson Lt. Ted Glaude told the Las Vegas Sun that the victim and his friend had briefly left the birthday party…

Las Vegas cops urge girls to ‘choose purity’ or risk rape, crime, drugs, and death

Las Vegas police officers took part in a graphic event aimed at encouraging teenage girls to “choose purity” or risk their lives. Officer Regina Coward, president of the Nevada Black Police Association, said her church, Victory Outreach Church, asked her to create a community event to promote abstinence. Coward told…

Las Vegas woman says demons ordered her to drown her 3-year-old son in a bathtub

A Nevada woman told police that demons ordered her to drown her 3-year-old son in a bathtub. Christine Allen, 30, of Las Vegas, has been charged with one count of open murder in the boy’s death. Allen told police that she was depressed as she lay in bed Saturday while…

Las Vegas woman sexually assaulted by court officer, then arrested for reporting it

Several managers and employees of the Clark County Family Court in Las Vegas are under investigation in the wake of an alleged sexual assault on a woman in court and a subsequent cover-up. According to Las Vegas CBS Channel 8, a court marshal assaulted the woman, then arrested her in…

Mike Tyson trades punches for punchlines in stage show

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — Fighting legend Mike Tyson hit the red carpet on Saturday as he swapped the boxing ring for the cabaret stage, in a revealing one-man show about his rollercoaster life. The 45-year-old pulls few punches in recounting his highs — the fame and fortune he earned as…

Las Vegas bets on desert water pipeline as Nevada drinks itself dry

There was a time during the cold war when the Pentagon wanted to bury hundreds of nuclear missiles in the vast emptiness of Nevada, in case the United States came under attack from the Soviet Union. In a 21st-century version of an existential struggle in the desert, the city of…

Trump to endorse Gingrich: reports

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — Donald Trump will make a “major announcement” Thursday about the US presidential race, according to his aides, as media reports said he will endorse Newt Gingrich. The real estate tycoon and reality TV star, who flirted with running for the presidency himself last year, will speak…

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