A judge on Wednesday granted unusual requests for three people prosecutors said spent years swindling nearly a million dollars from a man before he was shot and killed.
A federal government ban on the sale of guns to medical marijuana card holders does not violate the Second Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, a federal appeals court said Wednesday.
There is first another 12-game schedule to navigate, and UNLV is hardly an easy book in which to predict an ending. The Rebels will be deeper than last season because it’s impossible not to be.
The week college football fans wait for all year … well, at least most of the year, is finally here — college football kicks off on Thursday and Week 1 runs through the long holiday weekend.
Agriculture secretary announces initiative at Gov. Sandoval’s drug abuse summit
Summer’s over. The kids are in school. It’s safe for grown-ups to come out of hiding.
A junior college transfer who began his career at Nebraska, Stanton will begin writing a new chapter Thursday night, when he’ll make his first career Division I start for the Rebels in their 7 p.m. season opener.
The funds will be used to purchase two vacant plots of land near Craig Ranch Regional Park and another chunk of empty property near Kiel Ranch Historic Park, city officials from North Las Vegas announced Wednesday.
Donald Trump’s immigration speech Wednesday night will be viewed by a Nevada audience that includes a sizable Latino population that will play a role in which path the swing state goes on Election Day.
Though the loss was devastating, with the help of many — including the firefighters who helped knock down the blaze — the Peoples Autism Foundation is back on track.
Students and staff at Goodsprings Elementary, Clark County’s smallest public school, are back to using the drinking fountains and faucets six months after a minor lead scare earlier this year.
The Department of Energy has announced two finalists to host a federal laboratory to develop the next generation of geothermal energy technology: one within the U.S. Naval Air Station in Fallon and the other near Milford, Utah.
President Barack Obama and Las Vegas’ The Killers joined U.S. Sen. Harry Reid and others Wednesday to celebrate the 20th annual event to help preserve Lake Tahoe.
To celebrate the opening of its newest location, Nacho Daddy will give a free Daddy’s Margarita to anyone 21 and older, with any purchase.
Celebrity auction house Julien’s Auctions said Wednesday that it will sell one of the life-sized naked Trump statues that artist collective INDECLINE installed around the country earlier this month at an upcoming auction.
A house fire that caused about $170,000 in damage Wednesday morning in the west valley has displaced one man.
The Nevada Center for Advanced Mobility put out a call to companies that “go beyond traditional approaches and investigate new technology options” aimed at improving safety for people who walk on local sidewalks.
Donald Trump on Wednesday firmly defended the right of the U.S. to build a massive border wall along its southern flank but declined to repeat his frequent promise to force Mexico to pay for it.
Scientist Bill Nye has landed a new Netflix talk show set to launch in spring 2017, the streaming networkannounced Wednesday.
The Nevada Highway Patrol trooper who fatally shot a man during a traffic stop last week has been identified as Shawn Peckham.
Are the Colts still AFC title contenders? Andrew Luck passed for 40 touchdowns in 2014, when Indianapolis finished 11-5. But the team slipped to 8-8 last season.
A missing woman was found dead Sunday along a remote road 120 miles southwest of Las Vegas in what officials are calling Death Valley National Park’s second heat-related fatality of the year.
Las Vegas-based Scientific Games is acquiring a small Canadian table-game provider in a $21 million deal.
Burning Man 2016 is here. Just 500 miles outside the Las Vegas Valley, Burners and newbies head to the Black Rock Desert to engage in the art community and festival experience. Here’s what you’re missing.
State utility regulators have excluded the rooftop solar company SolarCity from participating in a case that could restore more favorable net metering rates to as many as 32,000 residential rooftop solar customers in Nevada.
North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to rural areas for re-education, South Korean officials said Wednesday.
A Kingman, Arizona, man who has confessed that he killed his friend 14 months ago told a judge Wednesday that he wants to represent himself and plead guilty.
Five full weekends, including the three-day Independence Day holiday weekend, produced a $1 billion bonanza in gaming win for the state in July.
The top executive of the Alon resort project on the Strip says the company has further slowed its development pace and that Australian billionaire James Packer’s sale of Crown Gaming shares won’t affect the Las Vegas project.
The IOC has stripped four more athletes — including three Russians — of medals from the 2008 Beijing Olympics after their doping samples were retested and came back positive.
The Las Vegas Valley should see sunny skies and warm temperatures a the weekend, the National Weather Service said.
Half a dozen seismic faults along the Nevada-California border — including two within 60 miles of Reno and one about 100 miles from Las Vegas — appear primed to unleash a moderate to major earthquake, according to a new study.
One of Tony Sanchez’s biggest takeaways from his first season as UNLV football coach is that the gap between the best and worst teams in the Mountain West is much smaller than he expected.
If you’re not squeezing in one last summer getaway this Labor Day weekend, it’s a good time to do some shopping to score deals on a wide range of products.
Students, faculty and staff at local colleges can save up to 60 percent on bus fares, the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada said Tuesday.
Michael Solid, accused in the killing of a 15-year-old who refused to relinquish his treasured iPad, stayed mostly quiet during four days of testimony in his robbery and murder trial, occasionally whispering to his lawyers.
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