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Authorities say woman, 3 others shot in '' weapon fight ' near Stewart, Nellis

Las Vegas police said 4 people were shot after a” running weapon battle” in the east valley Tuesday afternoon. (Photo: Abby Theodros/ FOX5).


Las Vegas authorities said 4 people were shot after a “running gun battle” in the east valley Tuesday afternoon.

Lt. Grant Rogers of Metro cops said at least 20 rounds were fired after 4:00 p.m. at 354 N. Nellis Boulevard in a parking area between a SuperPawn and Denny’s restaurant.

Authorities stated 2 adults were contending each other. One guy was required to Sunrise by a woman who left the cars and truck and removed on foot.

Three bystanders were also shot, including a 10-year-old lady and her mom, who was shot in the shoulder. The third was lady driving north on Nellis, pulling into Walmart when a bullet came through her cars and truck and hit her, authorities said.

” I heard the shooting. I looked across the street by the Denny’s. 2 guys ranging from the side of the Denny’s shooting at each other. One had a gun the other lagged chasing him,” witness Levina Robinson stated. ” Right here is where they got my car. (A bullet) went through and lodged at the top of the roofing system. And that essentially was it. I took off, I was terrified.”

Police said it was potentially gang-related.

Nellis Boulevard was closed from Stewart Avenue to Charleston Boulevard.

Stay with FOX5 for updates.

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Best Bets: Rod Stewart, Gipsy Kings, Foreigner and more for your Las Vegas weekend


The Gipsy Kings carry out at Red Rock Resort’s swimming pool this weekend.

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Is the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor superfight such a huge offer that it sucks up all the oxygen on the Strip? Yes, however no– there are plenty of other home entertainment alternatives to check out whether you enjoy the big bout or not, and you do not have to strike Las Vegas Boulevard to have some enjoyable.

RANCID & & DROPKICK MURPHYS These 2 famous hard rock bands– from San Francisco’s East Bay and Boston’s equally rowdy music scene, respectively– are only the top of the costs for this excellent show at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center Friday. Likewise bringing the noise are ska attire The Selecter and Reno singer-songwriter Kevin Seconds. Aug. 25, information at 800-745-3000 or < a href="

http://dlvec.com/event/rancid-dropkick-murphys/” target=” _ blank” > dlvec.com. ROD STEWART: THE HITS If you’re considering catching the British rock icon at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace this weekend, consider the Sunday night show, when he’ll be joined by pop band DNCE for “Do Ya Believe I’m Sexy?” in an efficiency that will become part of the MTV Video Music Awards broadcast. Aug. 26 & & 27 (and continuing Aug. 29 and Sept. 2 & & 3), info at 866-227-5938 or < a href=" http://www.thecolosseum.com/events" target=

_ blank” > thecolosseum.com. BIG3 BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP The first-year, three-on-three, half-court professional basketball league including previous NBA players wraps it up with the championship game at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Saturday. The unbeaten Trilogy, captained by Kenyon Martin and Al Harrington, take on the 3 Headed Beasts, including Rashard Lewis and Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, while the 3rd- and fourth-ranked teams battle it out in an earlier alleviation video game. Aug. 26, details at 866-740-7711 or < a href="

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” > axs.com. Related content GIPSY KINGS The best-known Flamenco band worldwide drops in at the Red Rock Resort for a poolside performance Saturday night, 25 years after launching album “Allegria” made the group popular. The Gypsy Kings’ latest album, 2013’s “Appreciate Flamenco,” won a Grammy for Best World Music Album. New york city vocalist, songwriter and violinist Simi Stone opens. Aug. 26, info at 702-797-7777 or < a href=" https://www.stationcasinosevents.com/event/gipsy-kings/?gclid=CLzwtsPC8NUCFZSIfgodpAwF8g" target=" _ blank

> stationcasinosevents.com. IMMIGRANT & CHEAP TRICK The Cosmopolitan’s Chelsea concert hall is packing all of this into one program: “Seems like the First Time,” “Urgent,” “Hot Blooded,” and all the other hits from multiplatinum rockers Foreigner; “I Desired You to Desire Me,” “Surrender,” “The Flame,” and all the other hits from genre-spanning rock organization Low-cost Technique; and “Whole Lotta Love,” “Black Dog,” “Kashmir,” and all the other Led Zeppelin strikes performed by drummer John Bonham’s drummer son Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience. That’s a lot. Aug. 27, info at 702-698-7778 or thecosmopolitanlasvegas.com.

WSOP boss Stewart: ‘Centerpiece has actually shown to be Teflon’


Ray Maker/ Las Vegas Sun A stack of$50,000 tournament chips wait for a poker gamer prior to the start of the 2017 World of Series of Poker Centerpiece at the Rio Convention Center on Saturday, July 8, 2017.

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Poker rooms all throughout town have struggled; many have actually closed. How were you guys able to make it through and continue with the stable growth?

TS: I have to be honest. I want I might tell you. I wish I understood what exactly what the secret sauce is. There is one World Series of Poker and the gamers love this brand so much. If you planning to any other indication, whether that be the action live poker rooms around the city or country, whether that be other semi-prestigious live competitions, everybody would anticipate us to be trending down. However this will be our fifth consecutive year of all-time presence record. The centerpiece has shown to be Teflon.

I have actually enjoyed the final table the past few years on ESPN. Seeing the cheering sections and enjoyment advises me of a college-basketball small conference tournament game with trainees storming the court. How has that environment contributed to the growth?

TS: That would be (unusual) years ago to believe there would be cheering and disruption around the poker table. But there are a big group of individuals who truly like it. It is a big part of our differentiation in the television protection. We are delighted about that. Much of our success is because we can spread out the hope around the globe that people still can get fortunate in Las Vegas.

I overheard you reciting some numbers– players from 100 countries, 2,000 staff members, 500 tables, ect. That’s a lot to manage. Where do you start?

TS: For the city, this has ended up being the most crucial bettors’ convention. We have a great deal of other attractions and events, however as far as certified gamblers, we are generating 10s of countless folks to the city which are creating numerous thousands of room nights. We are truly lifting the city in the summer. It is an excellent obligation and we feel an immense amount of pride.

The reality you cannot go play online like you could have throughout the boom. Have you guys seen that type of taper off a little bit the impacts of it?

TS: It is tough to tell. The gut reaction would be, naturally it has impact because there were so a lot more individuals able to bet more moderate stakes via the web. Poker is a numbers game, so the more people you have playing, the better. However, if you really look at event statistics, you would see no impact. We have not dropped off in Main Event at all and all the other occasions are growing. It is like the demand to play poker just manifests itself here in Las Vegas. They get it all in during the summer season time.

China is huge for you guys. Game-changer. More than when you went to Europe?

TS: It’s definitely big. (Tencent) is the most powerful internet business on the planet. Practically immediately the World Series of Poker become appropriate across Asia, and an entire brand-new market will hopefully purchase into the exact same imagine the World Series of Poker and we see a Chinese champ in the not-so-distant future.

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Handwriting analysis of Britney, Mariah, J.Lo, Elton John, Rod Stewart


Denise Truscello/WireImage/DeniseTruscello. net Opening night of Britney Spears'”Britney: Piece of Me”on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013

, at The Axis in Planet Hollywood. By Robin Leach(contact )Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015|12:54 a.m. Grace Thompson: Handwriting Analysis Launch slideshow”We have actually invited back handwriting analyst Grace Thompson to have a look at five of our cherished Strip entertainers who are homeowners for Caesars Home entertainment– Britney Spears and Jennifer Lopez at Axis at Planet Hollywood (J.Lo beginning in January)

and Sir Elton John, Mariah Carey and Rod Stewart at

the Colosseum in Caesars Palace Grace told us:”These 5 stars were picked at random: Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, Mariah Carey, Sir Elton John and Rod Stewart.”When I researched their signatures, I found that their writing and trademarks had actually changed significantly through the years, so I tried to assess samples from past and present.”Just like most everyone, as our lives alter, so do our writing styles.”I hope your readers delight in the reports.”Grace assessed the handwriting of Celine Dion, Holly Madison, Criss Angel, Carrot Top and Rick Harrison for us in March. Grace Thompson can be reached

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