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I-Team: Court Battle Keeps Construction Project Halted

At least 300 Las Vegas contractors could be working on an expansion of the 215 but they aren't because of a long court battle between two paving companies.  Allegations of child pornography, botched licenses and union bias are all keeping the jobs from happening.

Clark County wants to expand the 215 to four lanes from Decatur to Tenaya. For the last few months, Las Vegas Paving and North Dakota based Fisher Sand and Gravel have been feuding in court to get that job. Las Vegas Paving's bid was higher and they still got the contract. Fisher cried foul after feeling like targets for past discretions and anti-union bias.

The fight over widening part of the 215 has taken a strange path recently. To Fisher's attorney, Stan Parry, it's unacceptable.

"It's ludicrous.

Suspicious Suitcases Deemed Safe

Metro has cleared the scene where they were investigating the discovery of two suspicious suitcases found in a Summerlin neighborhood.

The suitcases were discovered in a parking lot at Summerlin Pkwy. and Town Center. Police are now allowing pedestrian traffic into the area.

Las Vegas Doctors Linked to Jackson Death Investigation

Two more Las Vegas doctors have been attached to the Michael Jackson death investigation and Eyewitness News is uncovering more about both of those doctors.

Search warrants outlined the list of four powerful sedation drugs in Jackson's system at the time of his death. Las Vegas cardiologist Dr. Conrad Murray told police he injected the drugs to help Jackson sleep.

The affidavits attached to the search warrants also revealed two names of other Las Vegas  who were implicated by Murray in his police interview with Los Angeles detectives. One doctor is an anesthesiologist and the other is a dentist.

In the police interview with his lawyer, Murray told detectives he watched Dr. David Adams give Michael Jackson the dangerous drug propofol. He told police the event took place sometime between March and April at a cosmetologist's office in the Las Vegas area.

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Bicyclists and Hikers May Pay at Red Rock

Bicyclists and hikers on foot would no longer get in free at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area under a proposed federal Bureau of Land Management fee increase.

A BLM spokeswoman says the new fees could go into effect in March at the area west of Las Vegas. Bicyclists and hikers would pay $3, and fees for vehicles entering the 13-mile scenic drive would rise from $5 to $7 per car and $2 to $3 per motorcycle.

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No Answers for Family of Murdered Teen

A Palo Verde teen was shot to death in broad daylight two years ago. Police have yet to find the gunman and now the family is pleading for anyone with information to come forward.

Eighteen-year-old Cory Iascone's family and friends gathered Wednesday afternoon for a vigil to remember his life. He was found shot to death in his car in a quiet neighborhood on Desert Shores. Family and friends say they will never forget him.

"He was peacemaker. Everybody loved him," said Cory's mother Laurie Barry.

"He was my best friend. He was my whole world," said Cory's sister Ashley Iascone.

Cory's mother and sister say the pain never goes away, all the while knowing his killer is still out there. His family gathers at the spot where he was murdered. They pray for closure and for justice. "My son was a good kid. He didn't have violent bone in his body," said Barry.

It was a Sunday afternoon when Cory left home to drop off a friend.

Student Arrested for Allegedly Bringing Gun to School

A high school student has been arrested for bringing a gun to school, according to Clark County School Police. They say the 15-year-old Cimarron High School student had a .357 magnum with him.

No one was hurt. The teen faces charges for possession of a weapon.

Fatal Accident near Durango and Boseck

One woman is dead after a car accident Friday afternoon on Durango and Boseck.

Police say the 55-year-old woman was making a left hand turn from Boseck to Durango when her car was hit by 18-year-old driver in a Jeep.

The driver of the Jeep was taken to UMC with minor injuries. Police say it appears that driver may have gone through a red light.