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All roads lead home: 13 months after suicide attempt, Drew Robinson takes the field at Las Vegas Ballpark

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — When Drew Robinson takes the field, we know he may make it back to Major League Baseball or he may not.

Either way it won't be the challenge of his lifetime.

He is a resilient reminder that anyone can struggle and hurt, and they can also overcome.

His story hits hard because it hits home. Las Vegas is the setting of the Drew Robinson rise, the rock bottom and the return.

13 months after a suicide attempt was thankfully not meant to be, Drew Robinson gets a hit in a professional baseball game. It happened in his hometown of Las Vegas.
This comeback story means so much to so many. @Drewrobbb pic.twitter.com/WTgtQAkSYK... Read More

1 killed in deadly shooting near Centennial, Goldfield in North Las Vegas

NORTH LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — North Las Vegas Police are investigating after a deadly shooting Sunday night.

It happened near the intersection of Centennial Parkway and Goldfield Street at 9:25 p.m.

Police say it happened at a shopping center in the area.

Police have confirmed one person is dead. They also say the shooter is still at-large.

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As search for missing two-year-old continues, family members say they have no new leads

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — We are now several days into the search for two-year-old Amari Nicholson. His family says they are completely distraught after spending the weekend searching for him and passing out flyers around the Emerald Suites' apartment complex off of Paradise Road.

"We can't sleep, we can't think about anything else," said Amari's Aunt, Yolanda Everett. "When we wake up all we realize is that another day has gone by, and we don't know where Amari is."

Sisters Yolanda Everett and D'Errica Perryman know there is a lot of confusion involving this case, but there is one thing they want to clear up now.

"This person that took Amari was not his aunt," said Everett. "It was not someone who is his biological aunt, so if someone came to you and told you that, they are wrong. Please help me to find this person."... Read More

Metro Police investigating homicide near Mojave, Owens

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Metro police say one person is dead following a shooting in the 3200 block of Lava Avenue, near Mojave Road and Owens Avenue.

Police responded to the area just before 6 p.m. Sunday after reports of an man who had been shot.

Medical personnel pronounced the man dead at the scene.

Metro Lt. Richard Meyers says police believe this to be an isolated incident and there is no threat to the public, but police do not have information about suspects at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to reach out to Metro or Crime Stoppers.

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Balcony collapse in Malibu residence sends almost a dozen people onto rocks below

MALIBU, Calif. (KTLA) - Almost a dozen people were injured after a balcony collapsed during a gathering at a home in Malibu, sending them onto rocks below Saturday evening, fire officials said.

Shortly after 5p.m., fire officials responded to the call of a balcony collapsing at a beach home along the Pacific Coast Highway, about a mile south of Las Flores Canyon Road.

About 10 to 15 people were on a balcony during what was described as a large social gathering when it collapsed, sending a group of people falling over jagged rocks and large boulders, L.A. County Fire Department spokesman Ron Haralson said.

The fall was approximately 10 to 15 feet according to Haralson. About nine people were injured and four of them were transported to local hospitals. ... Read More

2 injured in crash near Lake Mead Blvd, Tonopah Dr; vehicle 'cut in half' in collision with light pole

NORTH LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Police are currently on the scene of a serious crash near the intersection of Lake Mead Boulevard and Tonopah Drive, just west of M.L.K. Boulevard.

Police say a Honda sedan jumped a curb and collided with a light pole. Las Vegas Fire & Rescue added that the car was "cut in half by impact" with the light pole.

Officials say there were two occupants in the vehicle.

Both the driver and the passenger were taken to UMC Trauma. Police say the passenger was ejected, but the driver was not.

After the preliminary investigation, police say the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed on Lake Mead before hitting the lightpole.

Eastbound Lake Mead is closed in the area as officers complete their investigation. Avoid the area... Read More

Resorts World to integrate cryptocurrency into guest experience through partnership with Gemini

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- Resorts World Las Vegas opens its doors next month, and this past week, the resort announced a partnership with Gemini, a cryptocurrency exchange and custodian. The two are hoping to make the new property one of the most crypto-friendly resorts on the Las Vegas Strip.

Cryptocurrency: you've probably heard of it a time or two, and maybe this weekend as Dogecoin took a dip after Elon Musk called it a "hustle" on SNL... Read More