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Flood devastation in 1999: PHOTO GALLERY

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Dramatic photos show the damage caused in the Miracle Mile flood of 1999... Read More

LIVE: What you need to know about surviving deadly flooding

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — It’s monsoon season in Southern Nevada which means residents should be prepared for potentially deadly flash flooding. The season runs from July to mid-September.

In our special: Prepping for the Monsoon, Weather Anchor Sherry Swensk and Traffic Anchor Nate Tannenbaum talk with Metro’s Search and Rescue about the deadly consequences of flash flooding in the Las Vegas Valley... Read More

Prepping for the monsoon: weather balloons!

8NewsNow’s daylong look at Prepping For The Monsoon started with Nate Tannenbaum at the Las Vegas office of the National Weather Service.

He showed us how old-school technology – weather balloons – help understand monsoon storms, but are also part of weather data collection all around the world every day... Read More

Ridgecrest community in recovery mode following earthquake

LAS VEGAS (KLAS-TV) – Communities in southern California are now on the road to recovery Sunday after being hit hard by a massive earthquake on Friday.

Ridgecrest residents are receiving good news from first responders and firefighters. The towns police chief says there are damage assessments being conducted with water systems inspections and all roads in good condition.

8 News Now reporter Orko Manna has the story from Ridgecrest, California... Read More

Two-car crash leaves 1 dead in east valley

One person is dead after an overnight crash Sunday morning.

Metro Police say the crash happened on East Sahara Avenue and Palm Street around 5:52 a.m.

The collision involved two cars where a Chevy Camaro was driving Eastbound on Sahara. The Camaro proceeded to cross over to the westbound lanes and struck a Chevy Equinox head on.

The passenger in the Camaro died at scene, both drivers were transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.

Investigators say possible impairment of the driver of the Camaro. ... Read More

US wins 4th World Cup title, 2nd in a row, beats Dutch 2-0

LYON, France (AP) — The United States won its record fourth Women’s World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 Sunday night when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the second half and Rose Lavelle added a goal.

Rapinoe, the pink-haired U.S. captain who grabbed world-wide attention on and off the field, scored in the 61st minute after a video review determined Stefanie van der Gragt had fouled Alex Morgan with a kick to the shoulder in the penalty area.

Two days past her 34th birthday, Rapinoe slotted the ball past goalkeeper Sari van Veenendaal for her 50th international goal, her sixth of the tournament to win the Golden Ball as scoring leader. She struck a familiar victorious pose with arms outstretched,

Lavelle added a goal on an 18-foot left-footed shot in the 69th... Read More

Traffic back-up from LV to SoCal: 10 miles and growing

Regional Transportation Commission FASTcam video heading from Las Vegas to California at 9:30am Sunday, July 7, 2019
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Drivers heading back to southern California from Las Vegas were facing a long, slow trip Sunday morning.

Regional Transportation Cameras showed crowded conditions on southbound I-15 from the Sloan area (just south of Las Vegas) all the way toward Primm at the state line.

Tweet from @RTCSNV at 9:13am Sunday, July 7, 2019

The RTC tweeted that back-ups were already 10 miles long at 9:13am.

Stay with 8NewsNow on air and online for updates as this developing story evolves... Read More