Erich Nowsch and his accused getaway driver charged in the slaying of Tammy Meyers appeared in court together for the first time Thursday.
The former owner of a North Las Vegas behavioral health services company was sentenced Thursday to four to six years on child abuse and lewdness charges for encounters with his adopted son.
A Georgia fugitive accused of impersonating an officer has been arrested in Las Vegas, the U.S. Marshals Service said Thursday.
A 13-year-old boy killed his 6-year-old brother and wounded an older sibling in Florida after a disagreement over food before commiting suicide with the same gun, authorities said.
At least one person was killed and several others were injured when a truck hit a support beam on a highway bridge under construction above Interstate 35 in central Texas, causing a collapse that showered debris on vehicles, officials said.
The autopilot on the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed in the French Alps on Tuesday was switched to descend to 100 feet, its lowest possible setting, before it began its fatal plunge, according to data from a specialist aviation tracking service.
A bomb scare forced the evacuation on Thursday of the Massachusetts courthouse where the murder trial of ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez was underway. The court lifted the bomb threat and the trial will resume at 2pm ET, a court security official said.
Did you know that Vicente Fox, former president of Mexico, is coming to Vegas this weekend to help screen a movie? Because I didn’t until just now.
The reported kidnapping of a Vallejo, California, woman for ransom this week was nothing but a hoax, police said.
The company that hopes to develop a low-speed “party train” from Southern California to Las Vegas is making another run at starting an operation, hoping to have trains running by New Year’s Eve.
About 15,000 homes and businesses in Oklahoma and Arkansas were without power on Thursday after tornadoes touched down in the states a day earlier, leaving at least one person dead and scores of structures damaged.
The alleged operator of the service, Christopher McDermott, 36, on Wednesday was charged in a federal complaint with conspiracy to distribute marijuana.
Las Vegas is a pretty hipster city, but Clark County came in second to Washoe County for the title of most hipster county on this map.
Passenger counts continue to soar at McCarran International Airport as the Clark County Aviation Department on Thursday reported the fifth best February on record and the largest monthly percentage increase in passengers since August.
A shooting that left one inmate dead at a Southern Nevada prison last fall involved two handcuffed inmates and at least one prison guard, a lawyer for a surviving inmate said Wednesday.
The National Hockey League’s ruling body, the Board of Governors, is meeting in Las Vegas in June, fueling speculation that the NHL might announce at that time that Las Vegas will be getting a big-league team led by prospective owner Bill Foley.
Cockpit voice recordings from the German jet that crashed in the Alps showed one of the pilots left the cockpit and could not get back in before the plane went down, killing everyone onboard, the New York Times reported.
Ayden McKinnon, who turned 15 in the Clark County Detention Center, is facing serious adult charges, but the Nevada Supreme Court is reconsidering whether he should be treated as a juvenile.
North Las Vegas City Council candidate Matthew Anderson is running on the platform that a city in financial distress needs a businessman to help it bounce back, but the chiropractor has had his own financial hurdles, records show.
A girl was critically injured when she was struck by a car near Western High School on Wednesday, Las Vegas police said.
Just in time for spring break, Southern Nevada’s two large water parks are coming into season with new rides and events. Both parks will open Saturday and then next week for spring break, before moving to a weekend schedule until the season begins in earnest Memorial Day weekend.
Three teens have been indicted by a Clark County grand jury for a January rape and home invasion in the southwest valley.
The California coastline might come to mind when you think of a destination for a beach trip, but Alabama and the Gulf of Mexico have some of the best beaches in the world. Here are five reasons why your next beach trip should be to Alabama.
Students, professors and activists rallied at UNLV Wednesday afternoon to oppose legislation that would allow concealed weapons on campus. Students at the University of Nevada in Reno held a similar rally at the same time.
Members of Congress on Wednesday wrestled with a bill that seeks to ban legalized gambling on the Internet and roll it back in the few states — including Nevada — where it has been approved in some form.
Taylor Swift purchased two domain names this week — TaylorSwift.porn and TaylorSwift.adult — as a preventive measure against Internet users who might use her name to promote adult-related content, according to the BBC.
A driver tried to ram a Metro officer on Wednesday and was booked on a charge of assault with a deadly weapon, according to police.
Elaine Wynn was asked Wednesday why she undertook a costly and nasty proxy fight to regain her seat on the Wynn Resorts Ltd. board of directors. Instead of answering directly, she refocused the question. “Maybe that’s something you should ask the company,” Wynn, 72, said.
A 31-year-old man was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison Wednesday in the killing a California highway patrolman and another man after a carjacking on the Strip.
Can’t see Harry Potter’s Albus Dumbledore as gay? Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has a terse message for you.
Does your child dislike reading? Does he consider it torture? Punishment? A menial task he must perform before enjoying his afternoon? Your neighbor’s nine-year-old is gobbling up novels like they’re nothing more then a page of the Sunday Funnies and your son won’t even read the instruction manual for his newest video game.
There is a common belief that the best investment options require a lot of money to get started, but the reality is there are investments that allow you to start with as little as a $10 per month contribution, or a one-time deposit of $25.
Former Michigan center Jack Miller gave up football before starting his senior season because he feared the effects of concussions.
A bill that would allow recovery teams easier access to federal land to search for victims of crimes and accidents advanced in Congress on Wednesday.
A Washington state trooper caught a driver using a cardboard cutout of Jonathan Goldsmith, the Dos Equis beer pitchman known as “The Most Interesting Man in the World.”
We know it’s “Sin City,” where we’ve spent millions telling tourists that you can go wild because what happens here, stays here. And you can totally do that, just don’t think you can come believing any of this.
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