On Tuesday, when police announced the arrest of a substitute school bus driver on charges of sexually assaulting a student, he was already out of custody.
Patrick McCaw scored 20 points, Ike Nwamu and Ben Carter finished with 16 apiece and UNLV upset No. 13 Indiana 72-69 in the Maui Invitational fifth-place game Wednesday.
Ann McGee, the founder of Miracle Flights for Kids in 1985, has departed with an annual retirement of $344,000, or 75 percent of her most recent salary of $430,000.
Those who've never wowed their loved ones with tales of turkey physical therapy at Thanksgiving, take a page from 17-year-old Rhys Bertschy.
The holiday shopping season is in full swing. As you're buying holiday gifts and checking off your shopping list, you should also keep in mind retailers' return policies. There's a good chance that something from your holiday shopping trips will get returned, since two-thirds (68.6 percent) of consumers indicated last year that they returned gifts most or some of the time
As tensions around the world mount, the prospect for keeping it safe from nuclear warfare means making sure no more nuclear bombs will ever be tested.
Spend most of the year driving the usually ice-free, almost always snow-free roads of Southern Nevada and being forced to drive on snow- and ice-covered roads outside of town can be scarier than participating in a bumper car free-for-all at the carnival.
On Thanksgiving, it's fitting that NFL Most Valuable Player candidate Cam Newton and the unbeaten Carolina Panthers (10-0) will treat their backers to another ride on the gravy train.
An 18-year-old man who was hospitalized Saturday after a crash involving a tractor-trailer has died, according to Henderson police.
The managing general partner of a Summerlin shopping center objected to Smart & Final taking over a lease to replace Haggen, according to bankruptcy court documents.
The visitor center and the 13-mile Scenic Drive at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area were closed for much of the day Wednesday because of a power outage, but both are expected to reopen Thursday.
America has a new Thanksgiving trend: "Friendsgiving."
Las Vegas police are asking for the public's help in finding the driver who fled after hitting and killing a 51-year-old pedestrian earlier this month.
The last thing you'll want to do after you've eaten half your body weight is move. Odds are, you'll be too stuffed on Thanksgiving to even think. These 10 acclaimed movies are all at least three hours long, giving you plenty of time to recover from your turkey coma.
President Barack Obama signed a sweeping defense policy bill into law on Wednesday, legislation that authorizes $607 billion in defense spending but also includes provisions that make it harder to close the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Authorities have identified the man who died Tuesday after three Las Vegas police officers shot at him.
With all that goes into planning a wedding, it's almost impossible to document every single detail — unless you have a dog, apparently.
It's impossible to miss, even next to the likes of a fire-spitting praying mantis and a park made of storage containers.
Defense lawyers for a teenager accused of fatally shooting his 16-year-old girlfriend want the judge thrown off the case.
CARSON CITY — Draft orders posted Wednesday by state regulators would allow three major gaming companies to leave as customers of Nevada Power Co. and secure their own electricity supplies on the open market, but only upon payment collectively of $126.6 million in exit fees.
William G. "Bill" Roberts, a Tonopah native and longtime central Nevada journalist, died Saturday at Renown Medical Center in Reno following a brief illness. He was 64.
Between all the hustle and bustle of cooking a huge meal and getting a jump-start on holiday shopping, Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend can be stressful.
Two people are confirmed dead after a Wednesday morning collision between a tractor-trailor and pickup on state Route 318 near mile marker 18 in Nye County, according to Nevada Highway Patrol trooper Loy Hixson.
The holiday season is upon us, and that means consumers across the country are already scouring the internet and shopping malls in search of the best deals. While there are lots of great offerings at this time of year, money-savvy shoppers know a secret for saving big bucks: free samples.
Five players to watch when UNLV's football team plays at Wyoming at 11 a.m. PST Saturday:
Las Vegas Homicide detectives are working to identify a person of interest in the fatal shooting of Dwayne Autry Taylor, 39, in a central valley apartment Monday.
Las Vegas police have released video footage of a "person of interest" in the fatal shooting of 16-year-old Tiyvone Taylor Mills on Oct. 26.
Wynn Las Vegas' signature seafood restaurant, Bartolotta Ristorante di Mare, was reborn as Costa di Mare Oct. 19, following the departure of chef Paul Bartolotta and "arrival" of Wynn veteran chef Mark LoRusso, late of the Wynn/Encore restaurants Tableau and Botero, and former executive chef of Aqua at Bellagio.
President Barack Obama sought to reassure Americans they are safe on Wednesday as millions of people embarked on their annual Thanksgiving travels, with security at airports, New York City's parade festivities and other venues expected to be heightened amid jitters after the Paris attacks.
A Georgia sheriff has staked out his ground in the U.S. culture wars by posting a large sign cautioning visitors that his community is proud to be "politically incorrect."
Al Lasso was a struggling college student and craps dealer when "Casino" came to town. Fame came calling, he fantasized.
The man arrested in the Sept. 25 robbery of the M Resort has been indicted by a federal grand jury.
The man who died when the car he was in collided with a U-Haul truck Tuesday has been identified by the Clark County coroner's office as Anthony Barbaro.
Fresh off of breaking chart records and already boasting the biggest-selling album of 2015 with "25," the British singer positively crushed it Tuesday on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon."
The Rebels face No. 13 Indiana in the 5th-place game of the Maui Invitational today.
Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson is a gifted speaker, but when given a chance Monday to clarify the record on his latest derogatory statement about followers of Islam, he couldn't quite seem to get the job done.
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