There will be no federal trial for suspended Family Court Judge Steven Jones and five co-defendants charged in a $3 million investment fraud scheme.
A federal agency on Monday urged museums and schools to stop using methanol and other flammable chemicals in their fire-based science demonstrations in light of a flash fire that injured 13 people, most of them children, at a Reno museum earlier this month.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who is facing charges in Texas for child abuse in an incident involving a 4-year-old son, has been accused in a separate incident involving another 4-year-old son, KHOU-TV in Houston reported Monday.
Representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and Small Business Administration started touring the flood-battered Moapa Valley Monday to determine if the area is eligible for federal aid.
Urban Outfitters apologized Monday for selling a Kent State sweatshirt that appeared to be decorated with blood stains and bullet holes, reminiscent of the 1970 “Kent State Massacre” that left four people dead.
A young black man who was fatally shot last week by Utah police lunged at the officers with a real sword that had a 2.5-foot steel blade, prosecutors said Monday.
A 17-year-old was railroaded after prosecutors failed to disclose that they’d relocated the only person who identified him as a gunman in a 2008 shooting at a school bus stop, a defense attorney argues.
Henderson Assistant City Manager Fred Horvath pleaded no contest Monday to a misdemeanor traffic charge.
The Great Soccer Stadium Debate is coming to a Las Vegas ward near you.
Las Vegas attorney David Chesnoff was assisted by former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson on Monday when Tyson dumped ice water over Chesnoff’s head in front of Chesnoff’s downtown Las Vegas law firm.
A West Virginia woman was arrested Sunday in Nashville after police say she assaulted her husband because he refused to buy her a hat.
A man who admitted to beating his girlfriend to death with a beer mug was sentenced to up to 25 years in prison Monday. Dana “Doc” Baker pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in July.
Allegiant Air is hoping for sky-high ratings but will settle for a lift in exposure with the Saturday debut of a television game show filmed aboard some of its flights.
One person died after a shooting near UNLV early Monday morning, police said.
The calls to 911 raised an instant alarm. One caller said he shot his co-workers at a Colorado video game company and had hostages. Another in Florida said her father was drunk, wielding a machine gun and threatening their family.
Prosecutors say rapper Gucci Mane has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault for attacking a fan at an Atlanta nightclub.
UNLV plays at Houston at 5 p.m. PDT Saturday. Here are five things to look for in that football game.
Station Casinos has joined MGM in signing on with the myVegas social gaming site.
The group known as Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham, a terrorist organization known for beheadings of Americans and Britons, as well as being responsible for the deaths of thousands of Iraqis, has a ten-year history under that known name.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin throws down some slam poetry in three new Vizio’s ads, delivering artistic poems on very serious subjects — a bobblehead, a mouthguard and of course tearaway pants.
A Chinese city has created a smartphone sidewalk lane, offering a path for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they’re going.
Apple Inc said many customers will need to wait until next month for their new iPhones after a record 4 million first-day pre-orders were logged, double the number for the iPhone 5 two years ago.
A man accused of crashing a pickup truck into the front doors of the Stratosphere was ordered released from jail Monday.
Health officials in Washington state on Sunday warned people who used Seattle-Tacoma International Airport this month that they could have been exposed to measles after a passenger was confirmed to be carrying the virus.
A second woman killed in a crash on the 215 Beltway Saturday night has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
Microsoft Corp said on Monday it has agreed to acquire Stockholm-based games developer Mojang and the company’s wildly popular Minecraft video game franchise for $2.5 billion.
One week after blowing a lead at Atlanta, the Saints played the spoiler role for the betting public by blowing a lead at Cleveland.
Cobalt is treating geeks like people and adding the kind of amenities that are common in offices but rare in the high-tech backrooms of the server farm.
Unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr. gave himself a “C, C minus” grade in Saturday’s unanimous decision over Argentina’s Marcos Maidana.
A medical marijuana dispensary applicant in Henderson will have to seek relief from the City Council to open in its chosen location in what is one of the first known zoning appeals in the new industry.
Boxing’s pound-for-pound king remains non-committal to agreeing to the fight all boxing fans want to see after handling Marcos Maidana with ease in their rematch Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden.
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