A police dog was in surgery after being injured in the barricade incident where a suspect was taken into custody after a 12-hour standoff in the central valley.
A much-anticipated meeting of state regulators got under way Friday to determine the future of net metering and rooftop solar in Nevada, but filings in the case suggest existing customers will not be able to grandfather in under former, more favorable rates. The new rates are not expected to be reconsidered going forward either.
Next stop for Derrick Barry's Britney Spears: the catfight competition for the title of "America's next drag superstar."
Former UFC heavyweight champion Kevin Randleman, a longtime Las Vegan, died Thursday in San Diego.
Las Vegas' "sunny and warm" trend puts Friday's record high in jeopardy, according to the National Weather Service.
Police are looking for a man who tried to steal a purse at a fast food restaurant in January.
Police in Columbus, Ohio, shot and killed a machete-wielding man on Thursday after he entered a restaurant and wounded several patrons, one critically, officials said.
Former NBA player Lamar Odom appeared in public for the first time since an overdose left him in a coma in October, attending Kanye West's launch of his new LP on Thursday in Madison Square Garden.
The UNLV School of Medicine is one step closer to recruiting its first class of students.
Presidents Day has turned into a huge three-day weekend for retailers and many offer highly competitive sales to entice customers.
While the winning quarterback went to Disneyland, the loser was tossed in a dumpster. Cam Newton will find out how difficult it is to bounce back from a Super Bowl defeat, especially after he was trashed by critics for immature antics.
Less than a year after breaking ground for a $6 million Fisher House where families of wounded warriors can stay while their loved ones recover, officials for the foundation and the nonprofit Nevada Military Support Alliance opened the 2-story building at the North Las Vegas VA Medical Center campus on Thursday.
A motorcyclist was critically injured Thursday night after a crash on the southbound U.S. Highway 95-Interstate 15 interchange, Nevada Highway Patrol officials said.
The revolution ended not in a hail of bullets but with a cookie and a smoke. The FBI agents who had surrounded an Oregon wildlife refuge responded with "Hallelujah."
Desert lovers are getting an early valentine on Friday, when President Barack Obama will designate three new national monuments in California, including two on Southern Nevada's doorstep.
Flowers and other tributes marked the anniversary of Jerry Tarkanian's death on Thursday at Tark's statue next to the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.
Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled over health care and Wall Street in a debate on Thursday, with Clinton accusing Sanders of misleading Americans on his health care plan and making promises "that cannot be kept."
A Nevada lawmaker known more for her controversial comments than political prowess has again thrust herself into the national spotlight.
Springlike weather has arrived in the Las Vegas Valley ahead of schedule, with above-average high temperatures, light winds and clear skies.
Scientists for the first time have detected gravitational waves, ripples in space and time hypothesized by Albert Einstein a century ago, in a landmark discovery announced on Thursday that opens a new window for studying the cosmos.
The Sparks Nugget, overseen for 16 years by Nevada Gaming Commission member Michonne Ascuaga, is under a federal investigation for failing to implement effective anti-money laundering programs at the casino, according to court papers filed Wednesday in relation to the property's 2013 sale.
Lawyers for Las Vegas Sands Tuesday filed a motion arguing that Chief District Judge David Barker prematurely denied their request to disqualify Clark County District Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez, who has presided over Steven Jacobs' wrongful termination case for the past five years.
A North Las Vegas man missing since Monday has been found, police said.
Tourism leaders are considering using a little reverse psychology to persuade Nevadans to get out of the city and into the back country to visit rural parts of the state.
He drops F-bombs and bodies in equal measure. His nonstop snark — "I'm about to do to you what Limp Bizkit did to music in the '90s" — makes Iron Man sound as bland as Captain America. And he's briefly shown pleasuring himself while holding a stuffed unicorn.
A deadline is rapidly approaching for Republicans who want to participate in the GOP caucus on Feb. 23.
The Fremont Street Experience board has selected Patrick Hughes, now vice president and general manager of the Cannery, as new president and CEO of Fremont Street Experience.
A woman sued celebrity Chris Brown on Wednesday, accusing him of assaulting her after she tried to photograph him at a party at the Palms.
On Valentine's Day 2010, Kady Kay was dancing her heart out at Bally's even though she was hurting.
A former Las Vegas stripper, who has spent 16 years in prison for killing six teenagers working on a road cleanup crew, is appealing once again to the Nevada Supreme Court.
Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid of Nevada introduced a bill Thursday to require the attorney general to appoint legal counsel for unaccompanied children seeking asylum in the U.S. to escape harsh conditions in their home countries.
Not only is Las Vegas one of the best places to get married, but it's also a pretty good place to be on Valentine's Day if you're single.
A battle between rival drug gangs at a prison killed 52 people in the northeastern Mexican city of Monterrey, authorities said on Thursday, days ahead of a planned visit by Pope Francis to another jail in Mexico´s far north.
The first trailer for the new Showtime comedy "Dice" includes a confrontation between Andrew Dice Clay and Criss Angel.
Jared Padalecki is returning to "Gilmore Girls," reprising his role as Dean Forester in Netflix's four-part revival series.
Las Vegas police named the woman arrested in connection with a homicide in the northwest valley Wednesday night.
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