A lane restriction on southbound Interstate 15 near Primm while authorities investigated a body brought heavy traffic delays for most of Sunday, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
The Lake Mead Boulevard exit on Interstate 15 northbound has reopened after a garbage truck caught fire there.
The New York City medical examiner ruled Monday that the police killing of an unarmed man in a dark public housing stairwell was a homicide, and politicians planned to meet with prosecutors later in the day to discuss the findings.
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resigned on Monday, the first major change to President Barack Obama’s Cabinet since his Democrats were routed in midterm elections three weeks ago.
A 30-year-old Australian has been charged with trying to kill her newborn son by abandoning him in a roadside drain for five days before passers-by heard his cries, police said Monday.
Remember the first week of the NFL season? Tom Brady faded in the Miami heat, and the New England Patriots raised the curtain on their season with a weak opening act.
What can be better than receiving a Wizard’s gift? Buying a “Wizard of Oz” original costume. Burt Lahr’s Cowardly Lion costume can be yours if the price is right. The piece of movie history is going up for auction in New York on Monday.
A Denver restaurateur was on the phone with a hot tip: Bill Cosby was holding court with passers-by while having coffee on an outdoor patio.
Nevada Nuclear Projects Agency chief Robert Halstead says he’s been assured that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., remain opposed to the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project.
Two analysts support Caesars Entertainment Corp. placing its largest operating division into a real estate investment trust to deal with its gaming industry-high debt load, even though the company might have backed away from the concept.
Power was restored to about 1,700 homes affected by an outage Sunday night in a section of the northwest valley, according to NV Energy.
Boy bands bested pop’s leading women in the top award categories at the American Music Awards on Sunday, but the ladies delivered the most high-octane performances including a derriere-flaunting number by Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea.
The University of Virginia is suspending all fraternal organizations until January after a magazine article described in detail an alleged sexual assault that occurred on the campus, the school said on Saturday.
A campaign ad for District Judge Doug Smith, who was re-elected Nov. 4, indicated he was endorsed by five state agencies. But those agencies did not endorse him and, in fact, do not make political endorsements.
Assembly Speaker designate Ira Hansen, R-Sparks, said Sunday he is withdrawing from the position after newspaper columns with controversial remarks he wrote for the Sparks Daily Tribune generated widespread criticism.
Opportunity Village flips the switch on its 23rd annual Magical Forest on Friday, with Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman, Boyz II Men and Human Nature leading the lights-on celebration.
President Barack Obama’s golf secrets are probably safe with Derek Jeter. They were part of a foursome that played 27 holes at Shadow Creek golf course Saturday. Don’t expect many details on the president’s scorecard.
The American Music Awards kick off tonight at 5 p.m. in Los Angeles. Check out the looks from the red carpet.
Corn Creek, a former ranch and stage station 23 miles northwest of Las Vegas, remains the most accessible part of the Desert National Wildlife Refuge. A handsome new visitor center provides an introduction to the sprawling preserve.
A Lake Havasu City man who fired numerous shots outside his home early Sunday was fatally wounded by police.
Frank Scotti, a 90-year-old ex-NBC employee, is the latest to go public with stories of Bill Cosby’s past.
A 12-year-old boy who was shot by police after he brandished a pellet gun at a Cleveland recreation center died on Sunday from his injuries, officials said.
The woman who was found dead on a sidewalk after a shooting near the Strip early Saturday morning was identified by the Clark County coroner’s office on Sunday.
St. Anne Catholic School observes its 60th anniversary this school year with nearly full enrollment and dedication to its traditional faith-based educational approach.
Bent to his task, the Latino man pushed a shopping cart loaded with cases of bottled water up Patrick Lane late Friday morning toward the boisterous crowd that gathered outside Del Sol High School.
California is shaping up as the nation’s Internet poker battleground in 2015. Everyone wants a piece of the Golden State’s potentially lucrative pie.
A family of 11 came back to an inner-city neighborhood in Las Vegas where they used to live to bring hope to children Saturday.
Universal Pictures has released a teaser of the trailer for the fourth installment of the Jurassic Park film series.
Last year, some Americans refused to compromise quality, post-Thanksgiving dinner family time to stand in line for steep discounts on Thursday. But the pre-Black Friday turnout was certainly big enough, considering some of the nation’s largest retailers are opening even earlier this year to catch the early bird crowds.
Fans of the Home Shopping Network got to see inside the ProCaps Laboratories headquarters in Henderson earlier this month. But what viewers across the nation noticed this time was employees in white coats, hair nets and masks — all made possible by a studio within the factory.
The 19-year-old man who died Saturday in a rollover crash on northbound Interstate 15, about five miles north of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, was identified Sunday by the Clark County coroner’s office.
We try to be nice, but sometimes we can’t help ourselves and have to poke a little fun at people who seem to have believed everything they’ve ever heard about the city. Here are 10 things our Facebook fans told us they’ve told tourists for a laugh.
A real estate agent and two prospective buyers on Saturday found live kittens in the trash cart behind a house they were touring.
For some consumers, understanding how or where to enroll in coverage can get complicated. That’s the case for Ed, a Las Vegan who wrote us for help on how to sign up his mother-in-law, who’s moving here in December.
A Henderson couple held a remembrance ceremony Saturday for son Gary Geidel who, just four shifts away from retiring as a firefighter at New York City Fire Department Rescue Company 1, was killed in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the World Trade Center.
A two-classroom portable building at an east valley elementary school was heavily damaged by a fire Saturday night, according to the Las Vegas Fire Department.
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