Miracle Flights for Kids provides a great service to low-income kids in need of medical help, but try to find out how the organization operates, and you might become frustrated.
A shot to the nose knocked out freshman guard Patrick McCaw, one of UNLV’s most valuable players, early in the second half. What could have turned into a lopsided fight at that point still went the distance.
A North Las Vegas neighborhood met Wednesday night to mourn the loss of 8-year-old Matthew Cattlet. Friends and family joined neighbors at the Village at Craig Ranch’s exit gate, on Goldfield Street and Newburg Avenue. They used candles, flowers, stuffed animals and at least a dozen Spider-Man balloons to pay tribute to the boy who lost his life in a tragic accident Tuesday night.
She knew something awful had happened. It was smoky and all she could hear were muffled screams. Her foot was turned sideways and her legs wouldn’t work right. And her good friend, Krystle Campbell, was just lying there on the ground.
Democrat Hillary Clinton on Wednesday broke her silence over a budding controversy involving her emails when she was secretary of state, saying she wanted the U.S. State Department to release them swiftly.
SAFER technology has existed since 2002, and it’s now 2015, and the inside walls at most NASCAR tracks still don’t have steel and foam energy to reduce the impact of big hits.
Participants in the massive effort to pack Las Vegas home owner association boards say they took “loans” they didn’t have to repay but also feared key figures had organized crime ties.
If you see a private plane in the sky, there’s a pretty good chance it’s coming from — or heading to — New York City.
The Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance is investigating how twin 16-week-old fetuses ended up at a Henderson laundry in a shipment of linen from Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center, a state public health official said Wednesday.
Luke Evans is in negotiations to play the villainous Gaston in Disney’s live-action retelling of “Beauty and the Beast,” which stars “Harry Potter” actress Emma Watson as Belle and “Downton Abbey” alum Dan Stevens as the Beast.
A 78-year-old Mesquite man died Tuesday when his car fell into a lake after he sped through an intersection and crashed into a curb, according to Nevada Highway Patrol.
A controversial bill that would extend a bond rollover program to address pressing school construction needs was signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Brian Sandoval after the bill won approval in the Assembly on a bipartisan vote.
A Texas man has been caught trying to smuggle a two-foot-long sword into a jail where he son was being held by hiding it in a cane adorned to look like the head of a snake, corrections officials said on Wednesday.
The political chess match surrounding Las Vegas’ apparently dead soccer stadium continues at City Hall, where Mayor Pro Tem Stavros Anthony on Wednesday pressed for a vote that would tie up millions of dollars in public funds once earmarked for the venue.
“American Crime” is a compelling, thought-provoking new ABC drama from John Ridley, the Oscar-winning writer of “12 Years a Slave.” And, really, when was the last time you had a thought provoked by a network drama?
Four patients at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles were infected with a drug-resistant “superbug” bacteria during endoscopic procedures that may have exposed 64 others since last August, the hospital said on Wednesday.
Attorney General Adam Laxalt responded in writing to U.S. Rep. Dina Titus’ letter criticizing him for signing onto a lawsuit challenging President Barack Obama’s executive orders on immigration.
A northwest Arizona man facing murder charges repeatedly told his father he wanted to plead guilty in the fall asphyxiation death of his friend’s 8-year-old daughter, according to records obtained Wednesday.
A common tactic to save money is staying in on the weekends instead of squandering your savings on a night out. But having a low-key night among family and friends can also be costly if you’re overpaying your cable TV and cellphone service providers.
Former British heptathlete Kelly Sotherton was reunited with her Commonwealth Games gold medal on Wednesday when it turned up in a post box after being stolen from her house.
State Sen. Debbie Smith, who missed the first month of the Nevada Legislature while undergoing treatment for a brain tumor, said Wednesday she plans to return to the state Senate in April.
U.S. authorities had sought to deport to Cameroon a homeless man later shot dead by police in Los Angeles, but they had to release him from custody after Cameroonian authorities failed to respond to requests for a travel document, an immigration official said on Wednesday.
Two people were killed and five injured before dawn on Wednesday after gunfire erupted at a nightclub and nearby gas station in a Los Angeles suburb before the violence spread to a hospital where one of the victims died, authorities said.
Thirty-three miners were confirmed dead late on Wednesday after a coal mine blast in the rebel-held city of Donetsk near the battle front in eastern Ukraine, indicating no one trapped in the rubble survived.
The FBI said on Wednesday it had detained the person it believes fired shots near the National Security Agency headquarters on Tuesday and was responsible for several Maryland highway shootings.
The Justice Department formally closed its investigation of Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson, declining to bring criminal charges for the killing of Michael Brown.
The woman who was found dead in the street near the Stratosphere in January died from drug intoxication, the Clark County coroner’s office said Wednesday morning.
Clark County commissioners on Wednesday delayed making any decisions on revoking the permit of a 46-lion facility that has more animals than allowed, but both sides are still working on a compromise for the Lion Habitat Ranch that also has a giraffe, emus and ostriches.
A Nevada high school for troubled boys had its fourth riot on Saturday in only four months. The riot at the Yerington facility left two buildings, a school maintenance building and laundry storage area, with significant fire damage, said Mason Valley Fire Chief Scott Draper.
A federal judge has issued an order allowing Dr. Dipak Desai to plead guilty in Reno to a health care fraud conspiracy stemming from the 2007 hepatitis C outbreak.
The inventor of K-Cups regrets that he ever invented them. “I feel bad sometimes that I ever did it,” John Sylvan told The Atlantic in an interview.
Alison Michelle Ernst, the Phoenix woman charged with throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton during a speech in Las Vegas, has been sentenced to one year of supervised release.
Police say a medical episode may have caused a four-vehicle accident Tuesday night that left one person dead.
Frustration is something DMV front-line employees and their customers have in common these days. Technological changes intended to speed the process of registering vehicles and renewing licenses continue to bog it down.
There’s more palace intrigue involving Elaine Wynn’s removal from the board of directors of Wynn Resorts Ltd. Her brother, Michael Pascal, a longtime executive host for Steve Wynn’s properties, no longer works for the company.
Venerable B-52 bombers and T-38 Talon trainer jets thundered through cloudy, gray skies over Nellis Air Force Base on Tuesday for this year’s second Red Flag air combat exercise.
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