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AP source: No one else in NFL cited with email violations

The NFL has found no other current team or league personnel to have sent emails containing racist, homophobic or misogynistic language similar to messages written by Jon Gruden that led to his resignation as Las Vegas Raiders coach, according to a person familiar with the documents.

The person familiar with the investigation as well as emails told The Associated Press on Friday that the league "did not identify other areas and other individuals it has to contact at club leadership or league leadership levels."

The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the league has not publicly released what is in the 650,000 emails the independent investigators collected during an investigation of workplace conditions at the Washington Football Team... Read More

Police: Pedestrian injured after being struck by vehicle near Warm Springs, Eastern

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- Metro police investigating a crash involving a pedestrian who was hit along Warm Springs and Eastern on Friday night.

The incident happened at approximately 5:19 p.m. after police say preliminary reports indicate the person may have been jaywalking.

Police tell 8 News Now the pedestrian is in critical condition.

Streets are closed off on Warm Springs between Spencer and Eastern due to the investigation.

Drivers and all foot traffic are advised to avoid the area. ... Read More

I-Team: Evicted senior struggles to find housing

LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- As home rental prices continue to soar in Las Vegas, tenants are feeling the struggle.

On Wednesday, Teresa Jameson, 69, was evicted in Las Vegas Justice Court. Her landlord, Brad Bailey said he was facing foreclosure and selling the property.  Jameson said there are issues with the landlord and asked for more time.

"You've had a lot of time and I understand completely it's hard to find a place and maybe next to impossible," Hearing Master David Brown said.  He referenced action initiated by Bailey four months ago.  He ordered Jameson and two others living in the property to leave by October 19th.

"I just don't think it's fair," Jameson said.

The I-Team visited Jameson at the mobile home in the Sunrise Manor neighborhood the day after she was evicted. ... Read More

Hard seltzer festival comes to the valley

LAS VEGAS (KLAS)--A new spirit festival dedicated to hard seltzer is headed to Las Vegas next weekend

New York City-based Cannonball Productions will bring Seltzerland, its traveling hard seltzer festival, to the valley on Saturday, Oct. 23 at Angel Park Golf Course located at 100 S. Rampart Blvd. 

Attendees are invited to leisurely walk the course while sampling from over 100 flavors of hard seltzer.

Brands large and small are expected to participate in this fun day on the green including White Claw, Mike's Hard Lemonade Seltzer, Vizzy, and Playamar (Jose Cuervo Seltzer).

Guests are able to get quality time with each seltzer brand as they travel in small groups along each course’s fairways while experiencing a one-of-a-kind, immersive experience... Read More

Venetian Resort goes pink in honor Breast Cancer Awareness Month

LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- The Venetian resort tower signs go pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and National Mammography Day.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an annual campaign that aims to bring attention to the disease and raise funds for research. One of the campaign’s main goals is to promote mammography, an effective weapon in early detection.

National Mammography Day was first observed in 1993 and is on the third Friday of October. On this day, women are encouraged to make a mammography appointment... Read More

Cirque du Soleil 'O' prepares for 23rd year at Bellagio

LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- Cirque du Soleil celebrates yet another milestone Friday.

“O” by Cirque du Soleil marks its 23rd year performing at Bellagio hotel-casino.

"O' features various acrobatics, dancing, and gymnastics, but with water.

The story is about a boy taken on a mesmerizing journey through a mysterious aquatic world. The boy and the audience return from the aquatic dreamland at the end of the show.

Credit: Cirque du Soleil

Since 1998, “O” has entertained nearly 17 million guests from across the globe, making it internationally known as one of the best theatrical performances in Las Vegas.

Performances are Wednesday through Sunday at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. ... Read More

COVID-19 vaccination policy for employees at MGM, Westgate begins

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) -- A major deadline on Friday for thousands of local casino employees.

Both MGM and Westgate implemented their own COVID-19 vaccine mandate, requiring workers to show proof of vaccination.

Both companies have their own mandate. MGM's mandate applies to all area properties for salaried as well as new employees hired after Aug. 30.

Mandatory testing is still in effect for pre-existing hourly employees who don't want to get vaccinated.

They plan to release vaccine numbers next week.

On Friday, 8 News Now spoke to Sherry Manning, who attended MGM's most recent job fair at the Boulevard Mall.

Manning says she doesn't mind the new mandate.

"I told them I was vaccinated and they asked if I had a health card it is the only requirement," she said. "I think it is a safer way to go, I think it is okay."... Read More