Jeanne Laubscher went from Bonanza High School in 1982 to the world famous “Les Folies Bergere,” which had a nearly half century run at the Tropicana. She also worked with magician Lance Burton for years.
Three of Washington’s best-known monuments were defaced with graffiti over the Presidents Day weekend, the third major vandalism of memorials in the U.S. capital since 2013, a National Park Service spokesman said Tuesday.
The Las Vegas Valley will be warmer than normal until a cold front moves in Thursday, according to the National Weather Service.
Shadow Ridge senior Tiris Coleman Jr. was slated to graduate this year and had offers to play college ball, his mom said. But it was all cut short Sunday — just weeks before his 18th birthday.
Capriotti’s, which now has 102 locations, is launching a targeted, nationwide expansion that is expected to increase the number of shops fivefold.
The third week of the Legislature is rolling along, and it’s already Day 16 of the 2017 Legislative Session. Here’s what to watch for:
Monday morning’s shootout killed one officer, sent another officer and the suspected gunman to the hospital and left a Los Angeles suburb in shock.
The National Zoo in Washington is saying a final goodbye to its panda cub Bao Bao. The zoo is packing up the American-born panda for a one-way flight Tuesday to China.
The “Godfather of Fusion,” Jazz guitarist Larry Coryell, has died in New York City. He was 73.
The 66-year-old actor-singer tells People magazine his family has a history of dementia and he had sensed “this was coming.”
A neighbor with a gun intervened and shot one of two people arguing in the west-central valley Monday night.
The rapid-fire expansion of Smoke’s Poutinerie coast-to-coast hit a roadblock here with its location at Pawn Plaza near the world-famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop.
Heather Fisher, president of the environmental nonprofit Save Red Rock, expects hundreds of people to wear the color as a sign of protest against proposed development on Blue Diamond Hill, which lies next to the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.
Parents who surrender their infants to emergency service providers through the Safe Haven Law would have more safeguards to protect their confidentiality, under a bill in the Nevada Legislature.
Ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment failed three times in the Nevada Legislature in the 1970s but the measure has been resurrected and was heard Monday in a Senate committee.
Las Vegas police found Jared Medina’s body on Jan. 5 on West Lake Mead Boulevard. First responders did not notice any signs of trauma, but an autopsy the next day showed he had been shot in the back.
Peggy Kearns, director of the Veteran Affairs Southern Nevada Healthcare System, says her staff is cutting appointment wait times despite a fast-growing caseload.
The average driver spent 21.6 hours sitting in traffic during peak commuting times all of last year in Las Vegas, ranking 333rd out of 1,064 cities around the globe, according to a report released Monday by Inrix, a transportation analysis company in Kirkland, Washington.
An 81-year-old man succumbed to his injuries Thursday from a crash outside an IHOP earlier this month.
Advocates of raising Nevada’s minimum wage argued on Monday paying low-wage earners more would help lift them out of poverty and benefit the overall economy by giving them more buying power.
Just two days following an avalanche in Kyle Canyon near Cathedral Rock, families took to the snowy slopes of Mount Charleston to take in a chilly Presidents Day.
Early betting interest on the bout has been nonexistent at the Westgate, which posted odds on the possible megafight Thursday with Mayweather listed as a 25-1 favorite and McGregor a 11-1 underdog.
Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt will speak this week at the largest U.S. gathering of conservatives — an event that has been caught up in controversy when a speaking invitation was rescinded for Milo Yiannopolous following a release of a video.
Frank Marino has portrayed Joan Rivers for 32 years in “Divas Las Vegas,” and is rocking up the show by adding Pat Benatar and Adele, as played by drag star Shannel, to the lineup.
Foster parents and social workers would be trained in gender identity and understanding the needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth under a bill heard Monday the Assembly Committee on Health and Human Services.
About 50 people attended an anti-Trump rally on Presidents Day outside the Lloyd George U.S. Courthouse in downtown Las Vegas.
Clark County commissioners are set to consider creating a “Green Ribbon Panel” to help shape local laws and policies for Nevada’s blooming recreational marijuana industry.
Rep. Dina Titus has taken President Trump to task for the Jan. 27 travel ban established by executive order, citing travel industry statistics that show a 17 percent decline in flight searches for travel to the United States.
What’s next? There’s been a change in White House administration and those health care business owners who rely on insurance reimbursement wait with bated breath for a sign of what’s to come.
The twins are two of the team’s top two scorers. But it’s probably off the court where they provide the most intrigue.
A single mom is generating some attention online after she donned a mustache, dressed up like a dad for a school breakfast event and posed for photos with her son.
A California police officer was killed and another wounded in a shooting Monday while they were trying to help a man who had been in a traffic accident in Whittier, officials said.
Tickets are on sale Monday for Lady Gaga’s second “Joanne World Tour” stop at T-Mobile Arena on Dec. 16 as her worldwide tour ends.
President Donald Trump has chosen Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser, replacing the ousted Michael Flynn.
Downpours swelled creeks and rivers Monday in Northern California, threatening to cause even more flooding in the already soggy region.
The western Colorado town of Parachute is getting a drive-through marijuana shop, believed to be the first in the state. The business is expected to open in March in a former car wash.
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