LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal investigators will be working through the weekend and beyond examining a British Airways Boeing 777 aircraft that caught fire at McCarran International Airport on Tuesday. National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Eric Weiss says investigators will collect information about the plane and its left engine into early next week.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials in the city of North Las Vegas say the FBI has dropped an investigation stemming from Mayor John Lee's request for detectives to remove images he suspected were child pornography from his iPad. A statement from the city's Police Department cites "lack of prosecutorial evidence." Lee said he didn't know how the images got there.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Paramedics working the Great Reno Balloon Races in Reno say they treated as many as 50 people who were stung by wasps this morning. No one was seriously hurt or required hospitalization. A paramedic told the Reno Gazette-Journal that about two dozen kindergarteners and their parents were among those stung.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada board has adopted final regulations for ride-hailing companies, although there are still more steps before companies like Uber and Lyft are on the roads. The Nevada Transportation Authority adopted the detailed rules today, several months after state lawmakers passed a law authorizing the companies.