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.
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.
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.
An aging Las Vegas neighborhood would have more protections from gaming development, under a bill in the Nevada Legislature.
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U.S. gathering of conservatives — an event that has been caught up in controversy when a speaking invitation was rescinded for Milo Yiannopolous following a release of a video.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.
Data recently analyzed and reported by The Washington Post show a growing number of middle-age white women in the U.S. whose likelihood of drinking heavily is far higher than those who are black, Hispanic and Asian.
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.
A centennial stamp, featuring a 1960 photograph of JFK, is being unveiled Monday during the annual President’s Day family festival at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library.
Three former elite U.S. gymnasts, including 2000 Olympian Jamie Dantzscher, have come forward saying they were sexually abused by a former doctor currently facing trial on a separate matter.
Nevada’s network of bridges and highways are considered among the best maintained in the country, but Clark County motorists likely drive on a state road deemed deficient.
It’s the start of the third week of the 2017 Legislative Session, and Day 15 is going to be busy.
A brief stint of warm weather is ahead for the Las Vegas Valley before temperatures significantly cool down, according to the National Weather Service.
Nate Carruth and his teammates on the Las Vegas Yuccas took part in a two-day wheelchair basketball tournament. Nine teams participated in the tournament, many from the Southwest.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence moved Monday to assuage European Union fears about the strength of Washington’s support for the union and its commitment to European security through the NATO military alliance.
State transportation officials are working hard to keep up with building roads to accommodate the flood of people moving into the northwest end of Las Vegas.
WASHINGTON — A draft of President Donald Trump’s revised immigration ban targets the same seven countries listed in his original executive order and exempts travelers who already have a visa to travel to the U.S., even if they haven’t used it yet.
An avalanche on Saturday night started near Cathedral Rock and stopped about 200 yards away from the Rainbow subdivision in Kyle Canyon.
A bicyclist was struck near the intersection of Flamingo Road and Koval Lane about 9:45 p.m.
Jalen Poyser broke a team rule and was benched for UNLV’s game at San Diego State, one in which the Aztecs prevailed 77-64 at Viejas Arena.
While the NFL saga of the proposed Oakland Raiders move to Las Vegas and construction of the team’s new arena continues, Major Series of Putting has its plans and financing in place for the fall opening of its 18-hole arena golf course behind Planet Hollywood. What is MSOP, you ask?
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