National Football League owners voted Sunday in Phoenix to approve the relocation of the Oakland Raiders to Southern Nevada, where a $1.9 billion, 65,000-seat domed stadium will be built for the team.
The lines were long, the concourse packed, but many fans had a good time at Big League Weekend at Cashman Field.
Shailene Woodley has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct for her part in a protest of the Dakota Access Pipeline in October.
When the Monte Carlo casino closes its eight-table poker room in about a month as part of a $450 million overhaul, the Strip will be down nearly a quarter of the tables it had a decade ago.
British police said on Monday they had found no evidence that Khalid Masood, who killed four people in an attack on Britain’s parliament last week, had any association with Islamic State or Al Qaeda, but he was clearly interested in jihad.
Prosecutors in Bill Cosby’s sex assault case in Pennsylvania are fighting defense efforts to question 2,000 potential jurors.
Starting out with paving a few humble dirt roads, the Nevada Department of Transportation has evolved over the past century into an agency that oversees construction of the state’s busiest highways.
An open race to represent northwest Las Vegas drew double-digit candidate interest, and the packed field includes political newcomers and well-known names.
Two separate storm systems moving into the Las Vegas Valley this week are expected to create windy and cooler conditions, according to the National Weather Service.
Experts who track campaign finance data say the reason behind big donations to political candidates at the municipal level stems from a hope that they can bend the ear of a future elected official.
Autumn Jasmine Isaac was arrested on three counts each of armed robbery and conspiracy robbery, as well as counts of burglary and first-degree kidnapping, jail records show.
It’s Day 50 of the 2017 Legislative Session. Expect a late night, as it’s the deadline for introducing committee bills.
A 33-year-old man is accused of having a role in an attempted robbery at Silver Sevens Wednesday morning.
A man was hosptilalized with life-threatening injuries after he was hit by a suspected drunken driver near downtown Sunday night, Las Vegas police said.
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No one was injured when a kitchen fire destroyed part of the Roadrunner Saloon, a restaurant and bar in the west valley.
A man died early Sunday morning after a shooting blocks from McCarran International Airport.
Colorado is considering an unusual strategy to protect its nascent marijuana industry from a potential federal crackdown, even at the expense of hundreds of millions of dollars in tax collections.
A 92-year-old North Carolina man has finally received the Purple Heart he earned more than 70 years ago while fighting in Belgium during World War II.
A United Airlines gate agent barred two girls from boarding a flight Sunday morning because the girls were wearing leggings.
California Gov. Jerry Brown likened President Donald Trump to a strongman whose goal of walling off the U.S.-Mexico border conjures other infamous barriers from the past.
The three-day Vogue Knitting Live! show at Red Rock Resort attracted a mix of local and national knitting and crocheting enthusiasts. It included an art exhibition, knitting classes, boutique shops and even a yarn toss.
Consider North Carolina the tour guide at this year’s Final Four. The Tar Heels will be making their record 20th trip, and most of the players on this year’s roster were on hand last season to find out all about the agony of coming oh-so close to winning it all.
Jon Gray was known to hang with such stars as Kanye West and Jay-Z at the Palms a decade ago. Today he’s responsible for reenergizing the hotel-casinos nightlife spaces.
In a letter obtained by The Mercury News, Goodell told Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf the city’s current stadium proposal is not up to snuff days before the league’s owners are expected to vote on the team’s relocation to Las Vegas.
Two inmates walk out of conservation camp early Sunday morning.
Gonzaga opened as a 6½-point favorite over South Carolina and North Carolina is favored by 4½ points over Oregon in the Final Four.
When NFL owners gather in Phoenix beginning Monday, they’re expected to consider a vote to relocate the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas.
Russia’s opposition, often written off by critics as a small and irrelevant coterie of privileged urbanites, put on an impressive nationwide show of strength Sunday with scores of protest rallies spanning the vast country.
Move over guinea pigs, there’s a new class pet in town. They may not be furry or conventionally cute, but they do wiggle.
Westminster Bridge attacker Khalid Masood sent a WhatsApp message that cannot be accessed because it was encrypted by the popular messaging service, a top British security official said Sunday.
The Cameo nightclub in Cincinnati was filled with at least a couple hundred patrons when a rapid succession of gunfire sparked chaos inside.
Simran Sodhi was poised as she spoke to a crowd gathered for a suicide prevention walk Saturday morning, but as she talked of her 13-year-old brother’s death and neared the end of her remarks, the Palo Verde High School senior broke down in tears.
The Las Vegas Valley can expect mostly sunny skies and average March temperatures over the next week.
Disney’s second weekend of blockbuster “Beauty and the Beast” is dominating moviegoing in North America with $88.3 million at 4,210 locations — capping the best March ever.
The NCAA Tournament continues today with the Elite Eight and four more teams vying for a spot in the Final Four.
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