Lorrine Rodgers, a 59-year-old grandmother and hotel housekeeper on the Strip, is moving past her five-year cancer fight thanks to her participation in the first in-human trial of an antibody drug.
A new story is unfolding along historic Route 66 thanks to a yearlong project coordinated by a tourism group with help from the National Park Service and American Indian tribes along America’s Mother Road.
Concerned about continued deterioration of drought-stricken rangeland in Nevada, the BLM’s state director wants to round up 4,000 wild horses in Elko County — more mustangs than were gathered across 10 Western states combined last year.
Former power broker Harvey Whittemore was released from a federal halfway house Monday after serving 21 months of a two-year prison term for breaking campaign contribution laws.
Showered with boos on a rain-soaked weekend in Chicago, Roger Goodell told the draft crowd to “bring it on” in a rare show of his sense of humor. The NFL commissioner knows he’s unpopular, and he’s embracing the hate.
A teenager connected to an April homicide has been certified as an adult and booked into the Clark County Detention Center.
Temperatures are set to rise over the course of the week, but a weekend storm system may bring more rain and cooler days to the Las Vegas Valley.
Officials say new Democratic voter registrations in Nevada outnumbered new Republican registrations two to one in April.
An attorney representing a Nevada prison inmate who was denied a special diet he had requested as a practicing Thelemist asked the Supreme Court on Monday to reverse a lower court order rejecting his legal claim.
In honor of National Teacher Appreciation Week, local businesses are recognizing teachers’ hard work by offering special deals and discounts. Check out the list below to see what promotions are available throughout the week.
The Nevada Supreme Court again has suspended defense lawyer Mitchell Posin for professional misconduct.
The Clark County coroner Monday identified the man police found dead in a northeast valley road early Saturday morning .
Stephen Espinoza of Showtime Sports sat with Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Saturday at the fight card that Mayweather’s company promoted in Washington, D.C., and said Mayweather didn’t seem eager to get back into the ring.
The Nye County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding the person responsible for a weekend shooting at a Pahrump wedding reception.
Justin Lin is in talks to direct “Space Jam 2,” starring LeBron James, for Warner Bros.
Terry Fator, “the voice of entertainment” at The Mirage has placed his luxury mansion, 2-acre estate at 3290 E. Maule Ave. on the market for just under $2 million.
Benjamin Anderson Soyars III, 37, of Las Vegas, was the instructor pilot who was killed when a single-engine, stunt-ride airplane crashed Saturday near Jean, the Clark County coroner’s office said Monday.
Four Auburn football players have been arrested on misdemeanor drug charges.
The judge overseeing the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die agreed Monday that the trial should be moved because of pretrial publicity.
North Las Vegas has completed the fourth phase of a project to clear up traffic congestion.
Nevada Supreme Court justices asked pointed questions Monday on whether an effort to repeal the state’s new business tax is legally sound to proceed in the signature gathering process.
T-Mobile Arena is adding another superstar to the line-up of performers that have graced its stage since opening in April — Britney Spears.
Federal prosecutors are defending their push for secrecy in the criminal case tied to the 2014 armed standoff with law enforcement near Bunkerville.
As of Sunday, the Las Vegas Valley will officially be 18 days closer to experiencing the IKEA’s first Southern Nevada location. Here are 18 things to look forward to when the store opens.
Jerry Sandusky will appear in court on Monday as his lawyers seek to persuade a judge to give the former Penn State assistant football coach an opportunity to argue for a new trial after his 2012 conviction on child sexual abuse charges.
Billy Joel performed at the new T-Mobile Arena in front of thousands of fans Saturday night.
An Australian man long rumored to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator, a claim that would end one of the biggest mysteries in the tech world.
One of the biggest complaints about roadwork in Southern Nevada is that crews tend to fix a street, then months later, tear it up again for a different project.
The first U.S. cruise ship in nearly 40 years crossed the Florida Straits from Miami and docked in Havana on Monday, restarting commercial travel on waters that served as a stage for a half-century of Cold War hostility.
A Minnesota judge on Monday confirmed the appointment of a special administrator to oversee the settlement of Prince’s estate.
The idea came to Pat Christensen about three or four years ago as “one of those ‘what-ifs.’” What if Las Vegas built a stadium for the main purpose of hosting Monday Night Football?
Regional economic development officials thought Nickerson Neb. was the perfect spot for a chicken processing plant that would liven up the 400-person town with 1,100 jobs.
The F-15E Strike Eagle has been flying for the Air Force since 1988, two years after Capt. Madison Gilbert was born.
The Southwest, Hawaii and Alaska face an above-average threat of wildfires this summer, but most of the country should see normal or below-normal problems, forecasters said Sunday.
Officials warned Washington D.C. area residents to brace for a potentially slow commute Monday after a CSX freight train derailed near a Metro stop, sending 15 cars off the tracks and spilling hazardous material.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus bid farewell to its performing elephants on Sunday, as the show closed its own chapter on a practice that has entertained audiences in America for two centuries but has come under fire by animal rights activists.
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