Federal authorities announced plans Friday to round up as many as 200 wild horses to save them from starvation in the mountains outside of Las Vegas.
Tropical Storm Erika was soaking Haiti with heavy rain and strong winds on Friday as it swirled across the Caribbean but showed signs of losing steam as it headed toward south Florida, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.
Las Vegas police are looking for two "persons of interest" in connection with a fatal shooting in the southwest valley Thursday night.
They may play their home games near Henderson -- almost 8 miles away from campus -- but there will be no doubt what city they're representing when the UNLV Rebels take the field for their home opener against UCLA on September 12.
Metro is looking for three armed home invasion robbers who confronted a man and shot a dog in a central valley home in mid-August.
UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey's next title defense against Holly Holm has been moved from Las Vegas to Australia, the organization's president Dana White announced on ESPN late Friday.
Hurricane Katrina wiped out the nation's third-largest gaming market along the Mississippi Gulf Coast 10 years ago today, washing away 13 casinos and 17,000 gaming industry jobs. Some casino workers, who lost their homes and all their possessions, left the Gulf Coast forever.
On August 29, 2005, the lives of everyone living on the Mississippi Gulf Coast changed forever. Including mine. In the days leading up to Hurricane Katrina — more commonly known to locals as simply "The Storm" — no one knew the full impact of what was about to happen.
A judge is weighing whether an involuntary manslaughter charge should be dropped for a Massachusetts teen accused of encouraging a friend to kill himself.
The Georgia Institute of Technology is investigating allegations that white members of a campus fraternity shouted racial slurs at a black female student earlier this month.
Sarah Palin condemned ESPN over Curt Schilling's suspension for his Internet meme comparing Muslim extremists to Nazis and also ripped the network's Las Vegas radio affiliate in a long Facebook post.
Evidence fails to support claims that the diabetes drug Actos causes bladder cancer, a lawyer for the drug's manufacturer said Friday.
It's no secret that crowded airports can be a hassle and a giant time-suck for cross-country travelers. Soon, a workaround may be available for corporations and the ultra-rich. The concept is this: You don't need an airport if you can land and take off from your own front yard.
A 4-year-old boy who died after being found in a hot car had been there at least two to three hours, Las Vegas police said Friday.
Kids are big on themed birthdays. Superheroes, dinosaurs, princesses, you name it — we've seen them all. But one Australian family went all out for this 6-year-old's birthday.
The Loveless, a scorching psychobilly act from Dayton, Ohio, is embarking on a cross-country tour starting this week, and Las Vegas is one of the lucky cities on its itinerary.
The lawsuit filed this week against the state's sweeping school choice program did not shock Gov. Brian Sandoval. Both opponents and fans of the education savings accounts, which offer about $5,000 in tax dollars for students to use at private or religious schools, fully expected a legal challenge when the governor signed legislation creating the new program.
Kenny Sanchez grew frustrated with every inside pitch, every side-armed delivery that backed him off the plate. He knew what it meant. He understood the message that was being sent. Older brother was making a point.
A mother of two filed a lawsuit against the city of Surprise, Ariz., after she was forced from her home under an ordinance labeling repeated 911 calls a "nuisance."
A North Carolina couple is planning to get married after a proposal that took a lot longer than necessary when the ring was accidentally dropped in the ocean by the soon-to-be groom.
While a roller-coaster on Wall Street this week has left investors exhausted, potential borrowers may benefit, at least in the short term, from the tumultuous trading in securities markets.
Love is a crazy and confusing thing. Throughout history, men and women have searched for ways to perfectly describe this intense feeling of the heart. We have mounds of poetry, literature, music and works of art that are dedicated to this very cause. Yet, we still struggle to explain our feelings.
Here's a look at some of the most interesting games for the opening week of the high school football season.
A southeastern Oklahoma day care is under investigation for child abuse on suspicion of drugging children in its care, including those under a year old, to get them to sleep, police and state officials said on Friday.
With all of the things Nevandans must worry about — politics, the economy, the reputation of the state — residents of the Silver State searched some pretty interesting things. Here are some bizarre searches that more Nevadans are searching for compared to the rest of the U.S.
Symphony Park could soon see its first groundbreaking since 2010. PH Symphony Park LLC — a company owned by Molasky Group Chairman and Las Vegas developer Irwin Molasky — hopes to build up to 300,000 square feet of office space on nearly 6 acres of park property right across the street from the Molasky Corporate Center.
A Portland boy, 6, is doing his part to support firefighters and their families after hearing about the three brave men killed in a wildfire up in Washington State last week.
July's gaming revenue totals on the Strip have left analysts wondering if the baccarat troubles in Macau have infiltrated Nevada.
He carefully choreographed the slaying of the two journalists for maximum shock value. And, judging from the items found in his car, he took equally meticulous steps to get away with it.
You know you've aged out of the target demographic for "We Are Your Friends" when during the triumphant pool party to christen the house up-and-coming DJ Cole Carter rents with his buddies all you can think about are their poor neighbors and whether those homeowners will have some sort of recourse through their HOA.
The chief executive of infidelity website Ashley Madison's parent company Avid Life Media has left, just over a week after hackers leaked data about millions of its clients in a massive cyber assault.
Weekend temperatures in the Las Vegas valley will be hotter than normal, but it's nothing we haven't seen before.
Throughout one of the most emotional nights of her career, Celine Dion triumphantly shook a clenched fist.
Henderson and Boulder City police handed out nearly 400 tickets during a recent initiative to crack down on speeding and distracted driving, the departments announced Thursday.
They're almost ready for your close-up, Mr. Wolfson.
McCarran International Airport had its largest post-recession month-over-month passenger percentage increase in July, breaking the 4 million barrier for the first time in more than seven years.
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