The man shot and killed by a Las Vegas police officer over the weekend was a gang member and ex-convict from Southern California, the department said Tuesday.
A lawsuit filed in August against West Career and Technical Academy and the Clark County School District on behalf of a student prevented from forming an anti-abortion club will be settled, according to a Chicago-based law firm.
She says the fact that it's spicy and cheesy reflects her personality, and who are we to argue? That's Mindy Kaling we're talking about, and the flavor attributes refer to The Mindy Burger, which goes on sale today at Umami Burger locations including the one at SLS Las Vegas
A metro Atlanta woman has been sentenced to 10 years probation for stalking a star of "The Walking Dead."
Gilbert Flores, 41, was killed on Friday by two Bexar County deputies. A cell phone video of the incident, which took place near San Antonio, appeared to show the victim with his hands in the air before being shot.
Lawrence Phillips, a former first-round NFL running back, was charged with first-degree murder in the death of his cellmate at a California prison.
Las Vegas police are investigating a shooting in the central valley that sent a man to the hospital in the wee hours of Wednesday morning.
A judge on Wednesday rejected defense motions to drop charges against six police officers in the case of a black man who died in April from injuries in police custody.
The family of a woman shot dead on a San Francisco pier in July filed wrongful death claims on Tuesday against the sheriff and two federal agencies, citing negligence and other errors in the handling of an undocumented immigrant accused of killing her.
UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez, QB Blake Decker and DB Peni Vea met with the media on Tuesday, and they're all very excited about the upcoming season.
Video showing a woman pointing a gun at teenagers in St. Charles County, Mo., went viral on the web and grabbed the attention of police.
Authorities in northern Illinois expanded their search for three suspects in the fatal shooting of a 30-year police officer as local schools were closed on Wednesday and vigils for the officer were planned.
It was just a business decision. That's the cool, professional tone of the April announcement by Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. that it had agreed to settle the vast majority of the product liability lawsuits against its diabetes drug Actos.
Nevada officials on Tuesday announced receiving an $11 million federal grant to expand mental health services for children.
A proposal to rename the three campuses of the College of Southern Nevada was approved Tuesday by an advisory panel of local community leaders, clearing its last hurdle before heading to state education officials for final consideration.
The 24-minute news conference was nearing a close Tuesday, but it wasn't winding down. UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez never winds down. At least it seems like he never does.
McCarran International Airport will be the fifth fastest-growing airport in the country over the next 10 years, a noted aviation expert said Tuesday.
The Henderson City Council approved a medical marijuana dispensary Tuesday night that plans to open on Eastern Avenue, south of the 215 Beltway.
Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka, a professional wrestling star in the 1980s, was charged on Tuesday with third degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the 1983 death of his girlfriend, prosecutors said.
It's a bad month for cartoon sequels, cult classics and science fiction on Netflix in September, as many classic titles are being removed in their monthly cleanse.
After three months of blistering heat in the Las Vegas Valley, temperatures seem to be mellowing out, the National Weather Service said.
A large-scale search for three suspects in the fatal shooting of an Illinois police officer continued Tuesday into the night.
In the weeks leading up to Shauna Tiaffay's death, her husband bought hammers and knives and dark clothing with a homeless man. Yet when police questioned George Tiaffay about who could have fatally bludgeoned his estranged wife, he never mentioned Noel "Greyhound" Stevens.
Downtown Las Vegas has a new resident who apparently is allowed to do something the rest of would be cited by police for doing: urinating into a public fountain.
In a home shopping network promo that could easily pass for a "Saturday Night Live" parody of Marshawn Lynch's love of Skittles, the Seattle Seahawks running back hawked his favorite candy Tuesday morning in a highly entertaining appearance on Evine Live.
Clark County commissioners started initial discussion Tuesday about a proposal that would allow movie theaters inside resorts in unincorporated areas of the county to sell alcoholic beverages.
County commissioners voted 6-1 Tuesday to enact a More Cops sales tax increase to pay for it all.
A 43-year-old Panamanian man who lived in Clark County and was wanted for murder in Panama has been turned over to his native country, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Tuesday.
A teenager who was struck by a car in North Las Vegas on Tuesday afternoon has died.
An anti-abortion group released its ninth video Tuesday accusing a new company of illegally buying parts from aborted fetuses at Planned Parenthood locations.
When it comes to some of the most luxurious real estate in Las Vegas, you need to look up … way up. That's where lofty penthouses are found.
A pretty big chunk of TV shows and movies is coming to Netflix this month, which will be much needed after the streaming giant drops more than 60 titles — including some favorites.
Southbound Las Vegas Boulevard is closed just south of the intersection of Silverado Ranch Boulevard because of "significant amounts" of debris from a car crash, according to the Metropolitan Police Department.
Clark County's newest commissioner, Marilyn Kirkpatrick, is getting settled into her new job quickly — with a slate of committee assignments.
Florida U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio brought his Republican presidential campaign to rural Nevada on Tuesday, calling for a stronger military, more vocational training in the education system and reforms to Social Security and Medicare.
A Tuesday afternoon crash involving a tractor-trailer was delaying traffic in the central valley, the Nevada Highway Patrol said.
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