Charlotte police released dramatic video footage Saturday that shows officers surrounding a black man with his hands at his side before shots are fired and he buckles to the ground. It’s unclear if there was anything in the man’s hands.
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area was free and easy Saturday, thanks to Public Lands Day. The Bureau of Land Management, with other agencies within the Interior Department, waived “amenity-related fees” at the conservation area.
There’s no such thing as a sure bet in the gaming industry but two manufacturers exhibiting at this year’s Global Gaming Expo believe they have the closest thing to it.
Police have arrested a man in connection with an early Saturday morning homicide of a woman inside a Henderson home.
Authorities say a man arrested after an emergency landing in Texas was talking about suicide and banging and kicking the cockpit door before other passengers restrained him.
This weekend marks an embarrassment of riches in Vegas, as the robust turnout of iHeart Radio Music Festival and Life is Beautiful points out.
The New York Times endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton for the White House on Saturday, saying she was more qualified than Republican presidential rival Donald Trump to handle the challenges facing the United States.
The first day of the annual Life Is Beautiful Festival kicked off Friday, as crowds of people began to arrive in downtown Las Vegas, but not everyone was feeling festive. Some business owners say the festival hurts profits.
Sexual harassment, bullying and other misconduct are rampant among employees at national parks across the country, including at iconic sites such as Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon, a congressional committee was told Thursday.
The Life Is Beautiful festival starts up again at 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon.
Here’s a look at what happened during Week 5 of the high school football season.
America’s first national museum dedicated to African-American history and culture opened Saturday with emotional but joyful words from the country’s first black president, who said he hoped the stories contained inside will help everyone “walk away that much more in love” with their country.
The mother of a 13-year-old black boy shot by a white police officer in Columbus, Ohio, wept and pleaded that his casket not be closed for the last time at his funeral Saturday.
Allegations Brad Pitt was abusive on a private plane last week relate to the actor’s treatment of his 15-year-old son, sources said Friday, as the FBI continued to gather information before determining whether to open an investigation.
The College of Southern Nevada unveiled a new women’s softball field last week, the school’s latest move in an ambitious expansion to its athletic department.
The Senate campaigns of Joe Heck and Catherine Cortez Masto are highlighting in separate ads the work each candidate did to help Nevadans during the housing crisis.
The weekend will be cool and windy before next week brings another chance for rain to the valley, according to the National Weather Service.
A State Bar of Nevada disciplinary panel recommended a six-month suspension Friday for lawyer Jacob Hafter over derogatory public comments he made about a district judge.
Oscar Goodman held his favorite prop by the tail Thursday night and talked of his hatred for rats.
Police searched Saturday for a gunman who authorities said fatally shot five people in a mall north of Seattle before fleeing toward an interstate on foot.
Believe it or not, we’re already in Week 4 of the college football season, and there are plenty of games that you can catch on TV on Saturday.
Now paralyzed from the neck down, former IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt is looking for a different type of victory at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Wednesday, when he will become the first person in the nation to receive a restricted driver’s license for a semi-autonomous vehicle.
Since Sept. 9, when a bipartisan panel of lawmakers unanimously approved a plan to overhaul the nation’s fifth-largest school system, Pat Skorkowsky and his staff have scrambled to finalize details of the top-to-bottom reorganization of the district.
The statue resembling a naked Donald Trump that appeared in downtown Las Vegas earlier this week was vandalized overnight.
The Vandals meet UNLV on Saturday night at Sam Boyd Stadium at 6, and will continue playing this season and next at the Football Bowl Subdivision level before dropping to the Football Championship Subdivision.
At $285, the Life is Beautiful 3-day pass isn’t cheap. But scattered around the festival grounds are a number of goodies — even food — you can get for free.
Caesars Entertainment Corp. is the closest it’s been to ending two years of rancorous court battles with bondholders over who should pay to fix the casino giant’s insolvent operating unit, which can’t afford to pay almost $20 billion in debt.
The campaign for Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Catherine Cortez Masto donated a $1,000 campaign contribution made by Las Vegas City Councilman Ricki Barlow to charity earlier this week, a campaign aide confirmed Friday.
Video of a deadly encounter between Charlotte police and a black man shows his wife repeatedly telling officers he is not armed and pleading with them not to shoot her husband as they shout at him to drop a gun.
The 19-year-old son of Joe Heck, who is in a pivotal U.S. Senate race, is apologizing after his social media posts that some called objectionable came to light.
There has been a lot of talk about it over the past year but it looks like it’s finally happening. The Backstreet Boys are coming to Las Vegas for a residency at Planet Hollywood.
Nevadans for Background Checks launched two ads Friday in support of Question 1, the ballot initiative proposing to expand firearm background checks to private-party sales and transfers.
A bicyclist died Friday after an overnight collision with a taxi in the central Las Vegas Valley, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
Matt Youmans, Kelly Stewart and Golden Nugget sports book director Tony Miller preview the college football and NFL weekend.
Stanton will try to help the Rebels (1-2) start a season 2-2 for only the second time in seven years when they host Idaho (1-2) at 6 p.m. Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
A man in his 30s was stabbed around 2 p.m. at 770 West Lone Mountain Road near Camino Al Norte. Police said two people have been detained for questioning.
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