McCarran International Airport will double the number of gates it will have available to international air carriers by early 2017 with a $51 million project that is expected to begin by November.
In a state where selling pot could once net you life in prison, Clark County's top law enforcement officer told a room full of marijuana business owners Thursday that he wants to work with them.
It was much different from the last time, other than the fact any media day involving Floyd Mayweather Jr. runs on restful and relaxing time, meaning the fighter probably does a lot of both while keeping everyone waiting far beyond the fictional scheduled start to things.
McDonald's Corp and Tyson Foods both severed ties on Thursday with a Tennessee farm where workers were seen stabbing, beating and stomping on chickens in an undercover video shot by animal rights activists.
Darryl Dawkins, a 15-season star National Basketball Association star most known as "Chocolate Thunder" for his dunks and flamboyant play, died at 58 on Thursday, according to media reports.
When it comes to gun massacres, the United States is tragically exceptional: There are more public mass shootings in the United States than in any other country in the world, according to a new study.
A Southern California man may lose his hand soon after being bitten by a rattlesnake when he picked it up to take a "selfie" with it.
Las Vegas police responded to William Snider's home more than 40 times from 2007 until he was shot to death by a SWAT team sniper during a standoff Sunday morning.
Rogue firearm teachers blemish the integrity of Nevada's concealed weapon permit, other instructors said Thursday as they urged a law enforcement panel to do more to root out and crack down on instructors who don't adhere to course mandates.
Sometimes excitement can be contagious — and that's definitely the case with a 5-year-old boy from North Lincolnshire, England.
Storms developing in the Spring Mountains could bring rain to the Las Vegas Valley.
The life-saving bacteria from the guts of people with healthy fecal matter can help cure those with gut-wrenching bad bacteria. When their healthy microbes are placed inside the intestines of a sick person they can chase out harmful C. difficile bacteria. It's called a fecal transplant.
A disturbed mind brimming with rage, a professional media career and newly purchased guns. Vester Lee Flanagan II combined them into a real-time murder show that he choreographed in detail.
Reporter Alison Parker was 24. A "rock star" reporter who loved Mexican food, whitewater kayaking and dark television characters such as Walter White on "Breaking Bad." Photographer Adam Ward was 27. Engaged to be married. Vivacious and funny, the sort of person you never saw without a smile, as one college friend said.
After a year-long absence from show business, Celine Dion returns to the Las Vegas stage on Thursday. Here are five things you may not know about her.
First Matt LeBlanc and now Lisa Kudrow. Kudrow appeared on stage at Taylor Swift's fifth and final show at Los Angeles' Staples Center as her "Friends" character Phoebe Buffay.
Walmart said Wednesday that it will stop selling military-style semiautomatic rifles, including AR-15s.
The third annual Sip & Savor event, a dine-around of six Wolfgang Puck Fine Dining Group restaurants that benefits Keep Memory Alive, will begin at 6 p.m. Sept. 16 at Spago at the Forum Shops at Caesars, 3500 Las Vegas Blvd. South.
Tobias Strebel, best known for a memorable appearance on "Botched" and for spending more than $100,000 to look like Justin Bieber, was found dead in a Motel 6 in North Hills, Calif., just a few days after being reported missing. He was 35.
Mississippi State University said on Twitter on Thursday it had a suspect in custody after an active shooter was reported on campus.
A disabled man in Phoenix was savagely beaten, and now his family is desperate for answers. Gabriel Mayorga's family said he was just running to the grocery store for tortillas when he was attacked
Lawyers have filed a class action lawsuit against most major automakers over what attorneys call a deadly "defect" in keyless ignition systems.
The suspect in the on-air shooting of two Virginia television journalists was pronounced dead at a hospital on Wednesday, the Washington Post reported, citing state police. Vicki Gardner, the WDBJ interviewee who was injured in Wednesday's shooting in Virginia, is in stable condition.
Arizona is essentially firing the private company that operates a Northwest Arizona state prison that has struggled with high-profile problems such as an inmate escape that led to a double-homicide five years ago, the murder of an inmate in January and extensive rioting.
A lawsuit that accuses Circle K Stores Inc. of failing to pay overtime wages to store managers may proceed as a national class action, a federal judge ruled Wednesday in Las Vegas.
Resistance to transportation network companies such as Uber and Lyft has grounded their contract drivers at some major airports, where there's no shortage of people in need of a ride.
Two people are in custody after an auto theft Wednesday afternoon prompted the evacuation of a west valley apartment complex, according to Las Vegas police.
As Floyd Mayweather Jr. was holding court with reporters Wednesday to try to sell his Sept. 12 fight with Andre Berto at the MGM Grand Garden on Showtime Pay Per View, Floyd Mayweather Sr. stood in the back of his son's gym and patiently waited to get to work.
In the most heartwarming story we've ever seen emerge from the Ohio State-Michigan college football rivalry, a 10-year-old Buckeyes fan worried that having heart surgery at Michigan would make him love the Wolverines.
Checking in at the airport can be a dispiriting experience, especially when you factor in delays and long lines to get through security. London's Gatwick Airport wants to help take the pain out of travel, and has a remedy in the form of 'happy meals' rich in mood-enhancing hormones.
The U.S. military is augmenting its cadre of drone pilots with private contractors to alleviate strain on crews at Creech Air Force Base and elsewhere while adding the Army's Gray Eagle drone to hunt down terrorists, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Wednesday.
Ronda Rousey and Floyd Mayweather Jr. will probably never trade blows in an official fight, but Rousey appears to relish taking shots at Mayweather through the media.
A police officer was shot and two people stabbed in a southwest Louisiana town on Wednesday, with a suspect barricading himself in a convenience store, police said.
A sudden promotion or raise might seem unlikely, but there are many ways to boost your paycheck that you might not have considered. Read on to discover 30 ways to increase your take-home income — some of these might even improve your quality of life at the same time.
A homeless man who said he was paid to kill a Las Vegas firefighter's wife laid out in court Wednesday several plans for the slaying.
Bill Foley's bid for a National Hockey League team in Las Vegas is moving into "Phase 3" with league officials, which leaves us with this question: What does Phase 3 mean?
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