As potential jurors enter Courtroom 11D at the Regional Justice Center for a robbery trial on Monday, they will not see the teardrop tattooed just below defendant Bayzle Morgan’s right eye, or the swastika within a clover under his left eye.
A 64-year-old Henderson man shot his wife in their home Sunday afternoon, called 911 to confess and waited for officers to arrive, police said.
Bernie Sanders supporters gathered at the Fremont Street Experience the day before the Democratic National Convention to show the candidate and the country that they are still behind him.
A man was killed when an explosive device he was believed to be carrying went off near an open-air music festival in the southern German city of Ansbach, police said Monday.
Contrary to popular belief, Nevada is actually home to a long list of impressive trees, including two champion specimens, both just outside Las Vegas, that rank as the largest of their kind in the nation. For the past 24 years, the Nevada Division of Forestry has maintained something called the Big Tree Register to track the state’s largest and most impressive trees.
A 21-year-old Syrian refugee was arrested on Sunday after killing a pregnant woman with a machete in Germany, the fourth violent assault on civilians in western Europe in 10 days, though police said it did not appear linked to terrorism.
Unique experiences await visitors to Grand Canyon Caverns in northern Arizona, starting with a choice of five tours of the largest dry caverns in the United States.
Debbie Wasserman Schultz is resigning under pressure as Democratic Party chairwoman, a stunning leadership shakeup as party officials gather in Philadelphia to nominate Hillary Clinton.
All across the Silver State, old-time saloons such as the Manhattan bar are stubborn holdouts from another era; many established a century or more ago in the region’s gold-and-silver boom days.
With both Warner Bros. and Marvel Studios slated for panel time in the San Diego Convention Center Saturday for this year’s Comic-Con, sparks were sure to fly as the two superhero heavies revealed looks at the next phases in their quests to conquer the pop culture world. But who left the biggest mark on the geek masses?
Luckily, getting in touch with your nap-loving inner child is nothing to be embarrassed about. In fact, some medical studies indicate there are health benefits to taking an occasional midday nap.
Our dining picks this week include some seasonal specialties at Nove Italiano at the Palms.
You can’t miss the $47 million Centennial Bowl project, with the numerous daily detours, small army of construction workers and towering cranes. But what does it take to hoist huge slabs of concrete 60 feet above ground, ultimately creating a 2,500-foot-long flyover bridge linking westbound 215 Beltway to southbound U.S. Highway 95?
James Dzurenda, director of Nevada’s beleaguered Department of Corrections, is on a mission to sell change behind bars.
The 19-year-old man injured in an early Friday morning DUI crash has died, according to Las Vegas Police.
Clark County is losing out on a chunk of money from its own franchise agreement with Republic Services, the only waste disposal company allowed to collect municipal solid waste from county businesses.
A man died after a Saturday night drive-by shooting in the downtown area.
One person is dead and three others injured after a single-vehicle rollover crash north of Las Vegas early Sunday morning.
Olympic leaders stopped short Sunday of imposing a complete ban on Russia from the Rio de Janeiro Games, leaving individual global sports federations to decide which athletes should be cleared to compete.
Las Vegas Police are investigating a hit and run and DUI crash in the southwest valley that left one person dead Saturday night.
Life and death can be a matter of seconds, or silence. Henderson’s text-to-911 system offers a quiet, discreet way to alert police to danger. On June 2, 2015, shortly after the Henderson Police Department’s program launched, a woman texted police to alert them, silently that her friend was threatening self-harm. It was one of the first texts received.
Las Vegas police are searching for three suspects in connection with the shooting death of a man in the parking lot of a central valley apartment complex Sunday morning.
Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as “a progressive who likes to get things done,” joining the Virginia senator in the crucial battleground state of Florida to help kick off next week’s Democratic National Convention.
Similar to a wine-pairing dinner, about 60 guests were treated to a menu with courses featuring a variety of rare teas carefully chosen to enhance each dish. The hope was to bring new appreciation to one of the world’s oldest beverages.
The Makers & Finders menu incorporates a mix of traditional cafe fare and Latin American comfort food. It also has become a popular spot for creative folks to gather downtown.
It’s Hillary Clinton’s turn this week to lay out her case to voters. She’ll be the first female candidate to be nominated by a major U.S. political party for the presidency, a goal that eluded her in 2008 when Barack Obama was nominated.
The Las Vegas Valley will stay hot and dry this week, according to the National Weather Service.
Robby Krieger performed free at the Rock of Vegas concert series at the Fremont Street Experience on Saturday in downtown Las Vegas
The Pioneer Day celebration in Panaca, Nevada, usually begins in the morning with a “dynamite wakeup,” but not this year.
A local activist filed a police report against a member of U.S. Rep. Joe Heck’s staff claiming she was assaulted while she filmed the congressman leaving an appearance Wednesday morning.
Standing in blue scrubs and facing a packed UNLV auditorium Saturday, 50 students just a few weeks from entering high school explained medical terminology and analyzed scans aloud.
For the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee, this was supposed to be the week for handshakes, high fives and smiling farewells. Instead, it will be a week when committee members evaluate, deliberate and compromise.
The Blue Devils are favorites to win the NCAA championship at 7-2 odds. UNLV lost its top seven scorers from last season. Duke opened as a 15½-point favorite on Dec. 10.
Americans increasingly favor tougher gun laws by margins that have grown wider after a steady drumbeat of shootings in recent months, but they also are pessimistic that change will happen anytime soon, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
A Las Vegas woman’s bid to get out of prison and into gambling addiction treatment has become a fight over whether she can be freed to house arrest until the state Supreme Court decides if she’s eligible for placement in a court diversion program.
The gunman whose rampage at a Munich mall left nine people dead was a depression-plagued teenager who avidly read books and articles about mass killings and apparently tried to lure young victims to their deaths through a faked Facebook posting, authorities said Saturday.
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