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Border Patrol Raids Las Vegas Bus Station, Arrests Illegal Immigrants

LAS VEGAS -- A number of alleged illegal immigrants were arrested in Las Vegas by border security officials.

A bus filled with nearly 60 people was parked in front of the American Lion and Tufesa bus station. It was headed through Arizona and Mexico. At 8:30 a.m., several unmarked vans and vehicles pulled up and officers in plain clothes boarded the bus.

Rogelio Gaytan, the bus station owner, saw the raid. "They started asking for documents from the people and the people who couldn't prove they had legal papers to be in the U.S. were taken away," he said.

Gaytan approached the officers and asked for their identification and they refused to comply. Sixteen people were escorted into vans and taken away.

Michael Flores, with Progressive Now, heard of the raid and arrived on scene. It was then that the officers identified themselves as agents from U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency out of Yuma, Arizona.

Police Look for Possible Victims of Sex Assault Suspect

LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas police have arrested 34-year-old Celso Castaneda for sexual assault with a victim under 14. The arrest happened on July 7th.

Police say Castaneda's alleged crimes occurred when he worked as a maintenance man at a Las Vegas area apartment complex. Police say Castaneda was arrested for "criminal activity" that began in the Summer of 2009 and lasted through May of 2010.

Castaneda also worked at other apartment complex's in the Las Vegas area. Police are looking for any possible victims or witnesses of Castaneda's sexual misconduct involving children or adults.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Sexual Abuse Section of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department at (702)828-3421. Detective Craig Jex is the lead investigator on this case.

Green Flag Exercises Prepare Military for Real-Life Experiences

NELLIS AFB -- Before they deploy to Iraq and Afghanistan, servicemen endure the tough Green Flag training at Nellis Air Force Base, the premier place for it in the world.

A KC-135 Stratotanker, an aerial refueling plane, is the go-to-craft in Nellis Air Force Base's Green Flag training.

"Air power is a great force multiplier, if they don't know how to correctly employ that it could cost lives down range," said Maj. Terrence Adams, ground liaison officer.

The U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army are important pieces of the puzzle in this realistic warfare training. It involves as many as 8,000 people in the air and on the ground, simulating any scenario they might face overseas. 

Teen Motorcyclist Killed in Hit and Run Accident

LAS VEGAS -- A 19-year-old teenager was killed Saturday afternoon in a hit and run accident in Northeast Las Vegas. 

According to Metro around 2:45pm Saturday afternoon they responded to a vehicle accident on Lamb just north of Washington. Upon arriving they found a downed motorcyclist who had been struck by a vehicle which had fled the scene.

The teen motorcyclist was transported to UMC where he was pronounced dead.

After speaking to witnesses on scene Metro was able to determine that the driver of a tan SUV was exiting the shopping center on Lamb and failed to yield to the motorcyclist who was traveling southbound on Lamb. The teen motorcyclist tried to swerve his bike to avoid the SUV but ended up striking the back side of it sending the teen crashing to the pavement. The driver of the SUV then fled the scene immediately.

Reid Declines Vote on Illegal Worker Plan

LAS VEGAS -- In this election season, Senator Harry Reid's campaign events often include claims of how many stimulus funded jobs he's created. But how many of these construction jobs are going to workers in the country illegally?

E-Verify is a computer program many employers use to determine if job applicants are U.S. citizens. Construction companies are not forced to use the official E-Verify system to determine if construction job applicants are in this country legally.

Republican Senator Jeff Sessions introduced an amendment in 2009 that would have made E-Verify permanent and mandatory for all construction companies. Senator Reid did not allow the idea to come up for a vote.

"The reason: we need to do comprehensive immigration reform. We cannot do it piecemeal," said Reid.

Hospital Suspends Two Nurses in Catheter Investigation

LAS VEGAS -- The Nevada Nursing Board has suspended the licenses of two nurses linked to a criminal investigation going on at Sunrise Hospital. The investigation is trying to find out what caused more than a dozen catheter "disruptions" in the facility's neo-natal intensive care unit.

According to documents, two nurses are persons of interest in the on-going criminal investigation involving Sunrise. The suspension order issued by the nursing board Friday notes the two workers, Sharon Ochoa-Reyes and Jessica Rice, are accused of intentionally harming patients at the facility. Neither woman has been charged with a crime.

Read the Nursing Board's report

High School Evacuated Over Grenade Threat

LAS VEGAS -- Police and fire officials are evacuating El Dorado High School for a bomb call.

A small number of students and staff were at the school participating in summer activities. Police evacuated them.

A California prison inmate claimed he left "munitions" in the building more than a decade ago. Clark County school police Lt. Ken Young said no dangerous items were found during the search.

Las Vegas police say nearby streets were also closed.

Young says authorities remained in contact with the inmate and searched areas he described. The man was not identified.

Young says he told officials he had been an unpaid volunteer football coach at the school in the late 1990s.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.