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Who are the victims of the Texas school massacre?

(NewsNation) — A 10-year-old boy, who was looking forward to a summer of swimming and a veteran teacher of more than 23 years are among the 21 people dead after an 18-year-old gunman open fired at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas on Tuesday.

As of Wednesday morning, at least 19 students and two teachers have died. An additional 17 others were hurt and continue to receive care, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. Texas Governor Greg Abbott said Wednesday their injuries were not life threatening. ... Read More

Colin Kaepernick working out with Raiders, reports say

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- At least two reputable sports journalists are reporting that former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is either working out with or scheduled to work out with the Raiders.

Kaepernick last played professional football in 2016 and was not resigned after this season following several kneeling and sitting protests during the national anthem to protest police violence.

Wednesday, ESPN reporter Adam Schefter Tweeted in part that Kaepernick "is scheduled to work out this week for the Las Vegas Raiders."

Then, NFL insider Ian Rapoport also Tweeted, "The #Raiders are actually working out FA QB Colin Kaepernick today, source said. His first workout in years."

8 News Now is working to confirm these reports and will update this story as needed... Read More

Getting hotter before the weekend

We'll have plenty of warm sunshine today with light winds, so expect to see a bit of brown haze collecting around the valley. Highs will increase in the next couple of days before a cooling trend arrives for Memorial Day. Sherry's most accurate #WeatherNOW forecast has more windy days coming before and during the holiday weekend... Read More

The one thing Wayne Newton hates to hear people say

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- Wayne Newton is a fixture in Las Vegas, he's even known simply as Mr. Las Vegas.

He has been performing in this city for 65 years and loves it.

But it turns out there’s something he really doesn’t like when it comes to our city. Newton says he hates hearing people call his town Sin City... Read More

Wayne Newton does it his way

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- When Good Day Las Vegas anchor Heather Mills sat down with Wayne Newton she asked him what what his favorite moment has been on stage.

It's a tough question considering his extensive career. But he had a good answer, one that many people will remember well.

It was the night he helped open T-Mobile Arena a few years ago with rock band, The Killers, who are also from Las Vegas... Read More

What's Driving You Crazy? - Predictions for drivers over the Memorial Day holiday weekend

LAS VEGAS ( KLAS ) - The Regional Transportation Commission and the Nevada Dept of Transportation have come up with a 7-day Memorial Day *travel* outlook.

This is mainly for anyone planning on heading to southern California on I-15, noting that the first few days of the holiday weekend should be ok. Once we get to Sunday, though, the R-T-C is predicting that some folks will be cutting the holiday short to head back south early, meaning drivers should expect *some* back-ups on the 15 at Primm throughout the day. But Sunday is expected to be a piece of holiday cake compared to possible 10-mile-or-longer delays on Memorial Day Monday. It's believed that some vacationers taking that into account may spend the holiday in southern Nevada. This is expected to lead to more slowdowns to SoCal on Tuesday, with Wednesday bringing less congestion on I-15... Read More

Person injured in North Las Vegas police shooting

NORTH LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- North Las Vegas police are involved in a police shooting on the 1800 block of East Fawn Hedge Court, which is in a neighborhood near Losee and Washburn close to Shadow Creek Golf Course.

Police have Fawn Hedge Court closed at this time. The shooting happened some time before 5 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Police shooting investigation underway in North Las Vegas. (KLAS)

Police tell 8 News Now this incident began with a domestic violence call. When an officer arrived at the home, a person fled from the house. The officer confronted the person who police say they believed to have a weapon. At that point police say the person did not cooperate and was shot by the officer... Read More