The family of a man killed in a DUI crash that involved a Las Vegas stripper has filed a civil suit against the dancer and the club where she performed.
There’s mischief afoot in one suburban Portland neighborhood, but police say it doesn’t involve the typical spray paint or broken windows. No, we’re talking pastry here — smeared maple bars, doughnuts left atop car windshield wipers, pastries littering a yard.
A patrol officer went to the hospital with a broken hand after a three-vehicle crash in the northwest valley, Las Vegas police say. The crash happened just after 5:30 p.m. at Torrey Pines and Vegas drives.
A man who says he is the father of two of three teens charged with fatally beating two homeless men says that they too were once homeless, and he has no idea what prompted the brutal Friday night attack that police say left the victims unrecognizable.
The Nevada Commission on Judicial Discipline spent at least $183,300 — more than three-fourths of its publicly funded fiscal budget in 2014 — pursuing a case against suspended District Judge Steven Jones, according to its executive director.
Las Vegas police are seeking the public’s help identifying a man connected to a woman who was found dead near an east valley elementary school on Saturday.
A lawyer for a 24-year-old man accused of dismembering six dogs at two Reno motels said the former Reno High School student has “mental health issues” and might need a psychiatric evaluation before he goes to trial.
North Las Vegas Councilman Wade Wagner won a legal judgment against the city Tuesday, collecting more than $70,000 in court-awarded legal fees to defray the cost of a three-year legal battle over his disputed 2011 election.
President Barack Obama’s choice to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs pledged Tuesday to transform the beleaguered agency, saying that “systematic failures” must be addressed.
A rate increase billed as the smallest in more than a decade for Southern Nevada electricity customers may not end up that way when new rates take effect next year.
A tree planted in Los Angeles to honor former Beatle George Harrison has been killed — by beetles.
When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots following last week’s downing of a passenger plane over Ukraine.
Search and rescue operations are underway for yet another missing swimmer at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.
An Ohio man convicted along with his girlfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman for two years through intimidation, threats and abuse was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in federal prison.
Are you and your family members crazy about dogs? If so, here are three movies revolving around dogs that should be fun for the entire family.
Congressional candidate Erin Bilbray on Tuesday kicked off a “Women for Bilbray” campaign in hopes of boosting female voter turnout she’ll need to defeat U.S. Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev., in the November election.
Residents of Douglas County in northwestern Nevada are digging out after flash flooding left up to 3 feet of mud and debris in some neighborhood streets.
A Las Vegas man was sentenced to 12 to 30 years in prison Tuesday in connection with the death of his father.
The veteran rockers will take over the MGM Grand Garden arena from Oct. 31-Nov. 2.
The full 25-year run of “The Simpsons” will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be followed this fall by a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy.
A Maryland couple is accused of keeping their autistic, 22-year-old twin sons locked in a basement room at night with no furniture and only a tiny window for light.
The three-day music and food festival, which returns to downtown for a second year Oct. 24-26, has announced a handful of additions.
UNLV was picked to finish fourth in the West Division of the Mountain West. Wide receiver Devante Davis and offensive linemen Brett Boyko and Robert Waterman were named to the preseason all-conference football team.
Although he never won a World Series of Poker bracelet or a $1 million jackpot, James Garner’s “Maverick” character was the first acceptable gambler portrayed on television. He was handsome, clever, never cheated a sucker — and always outsmarted the bad guys.
Sen. Harry Reid on Monday defended the economic impact of renewable energy in Nevada, saying projects have created “thousands and thousands and thousands of jobs” even if many are short-term.
It’s a bird … it’s a plane … it’s a hot tub flying over the Strip.
Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help identifying a man they said tried to rob a bank in the central valley last week.
The pro-soccer group pushing Las Vegas to support a $200 million initiative to draw a new Major League Soccer team and also build a new soccer stadium at Symphony Park still has not answered some pivotal questions.
A woman is dead after a Monday night auto-pedestrian accident in the southwest valley.
Nevada’s public school system remains dead last in the nation for a third year running, according to an analysis of children’s well-being released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation on Tuesday.
Las Vegas police are asking for help identifying two men they said committed a robbery Sunday morning. At approximately 10:25 a.m., the suspects robbed a business in the area of Rainbow and Cheyenne.
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