Zappos’ new manager-free policy has resulted in 210 out of 1,503 employees — nearly 14 percent — accepting a buyout deal from the Las Vegas-based online shoe and apparel retailer.
UNLV basketball coach Dave Rice adds transfer Ike Nwamu, prep star Stephen Zimmerman and several talented redshirts to returning talent. “Ideally, we want to play pressure defense and push the pace on offense,” Rice says. “I think we have the personnel and depth to do that, and you have to have those two things.”
Now that the “royal baby” name has finally been revealed as Charlotte, Google has released the most searched for baby names over the past year, and some are pretty interesting.
A 3-year-old child in Bellefontaine Neighbors, Mo., was allegedly left home alone, locked in a bedroom with no water or supervision, when a burglar broke into the home.
A series of tornadoes, including a major twister, touched down southwest of Oklahoma City on Wednesday, flipping cars and causing the escape of tigers and other animals from an exotic wildlife park, officials said.
Paul Edward Davis was sentenced to more than 30 years in federal prison Wednesday for possessing with the intent to distribute massive amounts of methamphetamine and marijuana.
When the “Deflategate” report came out on Wednesday morning, fans immediately took sides on what it all meant. Las Vegas sports books have mostly decided on a more wait-and-see approach.
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio on Wednesday gained a strong ally when Lt. Gov. Mark Hutchison announced would be the Florida senator’s presidential campaign director in Nevada.
North Las Vegas police detectives are asking the public for help identifying three suspects and locating a vehicle that may have been involved in a home invasion Wednesday.
Clark County commissioners have put their support behind the widely debated concept of regulatory standards for transportation network companies, including ride-sharing companies such as San Francisco-based Uber.
Las Vegas police are looking for three men who used a landscaping ruse to burglarize two southwest valley homes this week, Metro said Wednesday.
Two people are dead in what Las Vegas police say appears to be a murder-suicide in the southwest valley.
What led a man accused of murder to kill his common law wife is unclear. The 63-year-old woman was found dead, in a pool of blood.
Sen. Dean Heller and other senators who monitor the Department of Veterans Affairs called Wednesday for a series of reviews as the VA claims improvement in handling benefit applications but also is being buffeted by new allegations of mismanagement.
Just last month, 1-year-old Braylon Robinson was playing with his friends in a Cleveland home when one friend got a hold of a loaded gun and shot and killed him.
Conservative radio show host Doc Thompson started a Twitter battle Sunday evening with “#HowToSpotAFeminist” from his show “The Morning Blaze,” which quickly turned into a national hashtag making what many are calling sexist jokes surrounding feminist stereotypes.
Marshall running back Stewart Butler faces battery charges after his arrest last month for allegedly beating two homosexual men.
Warner Bros. isn’t being subtle with the steamy trailer for stripper sequel “Magic Mike XXL,” which teases “We didn’t want to show the best parts but it was very hard to resist.”
Major resort closings always brings out the nostalgia in Vegas, leading to calls for a return to “the good ‘ol days,” where “Vegas was really Vegas.” So, along with that nostalgia, here are some other things you can no longer experience in Las Vegas.
Las Vegas police asked for the public’s help Wednesday in identifying a man and woman involved in the April robbery of an east valley Home Depot.
Likely GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush has hired two Nevada operatives with winning records ahead of a two-stop tour next week in Las Vegas and Reno.
Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the person connected with an attempted robbery in a southeast valley parking lot, the department said Wednesday.
Henderson police are asking for the public’s help in finding a 73-year-old man who went missing Saturday from his home, the department announced Wednesday.
Flamingo Road road near the Strip is fully reopened after a water main break shut down several lanes for two days.
Three-day weekend at speedway brings everyone from old-school faves to the Strip’s top nightclub headliners.
A Michigan boy who was found emaciated in his own basement after an 11-day manhunt last year told a court on Wednesday that his stepmother led him to a downstairs hiding spot and urged him to remain quiet while authorities searched for him.
A prom picture out of Colorado is causing a stir. The photo features eight high school students posed with assault rifles and a Confederate flag.
What’s the holdup with Senate Bill 353, anyway? That bill, sponsored by state Sen. David Parks, D-Las Vegas, would ban what’s called “conversion” or “reparative” therapy for people younger than 18, basically a psychological assault intended to turn a gay person into a straight one.
The Ted Wells report on deflategate concludes the New England Patriots “more probable than not” violated rules and quarterback Tom Brady “was at least generally aware of the inappropriate activities” of the deflated game balls.
Saving money at Costco goes well beyond scoring free food samples. There are plenty of little-known Costco shopping hacks that can save you big bucks at the register.
The mother of three of Floyd Mayweather’s children filed a defamation lawsuit Tuesday against the boxing great, claiming he lied in a recent interview about her being on drugs the morning of a 2010 domestic violence incident.
The Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a jet in the French Alps rehearsed the fatal maneuver on the morning of the disaster, and had twice been refused medical papers needed to fly, investigators said on Wednesday.
An Idaho police officer died Tuesday after an early morning shooting during a traffic stop.
A BNSF train carrying crude oil derailed and caught fire in Wells County, North Dakota, on Wednesday, just days after the United States and Canada announced reforms to improve safety of the volatile shipments.
A man was hospitalized following a shooting early Wednesday morning in North Las Vegas, according to police.
The 71-year-old man who died Tuesday after crashing into the trailer of a semitruck in the southwest valley has been identified.
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