Former UNLV basketball player Bryce Dejean-Jones was killed early Saturday after police say he “kicked open the front door” to a Dallas apartment and the man sleeping inside woke up and shot him, the Dallas Morning News reported.
Say goodbye to the rain and those below-normal temperatures. Saturday will see mostly sunny skies, some heat and wind gusts up to 20 mph. And it’s only going to get warmer the rest of the weekend.
Casinos in Macau face a growing volume of bad debt provisions, further hitting earnings in the world’s largest gambling hub at a time when high-roller VIP gamblers are retreating.
The Nevada Health CO-OP went into receivership last fall, but the insurer created by the Affordable Care Act has still managed to fatten its bottom line.
As this Memorial Day approached, Las Vegas businessman Christoper McMahon received a letter about the Korean War from his 88-year-old father, retired Army Col. Richard McMahon, who earned the Silver Star for valor during the bloody 1950s conflict that then-President Harry Truman referred to as a “police action.”
This time, it will be different. That’s the mantra for those hoping to successfully revitalize the Moulin Rouge in historic west Las Vegas after more than 60 years of failed development attempts.
Close to 1 million flights transported over 895 million passengers into and out of U.S. airports in 2015. Most travelers who pass through the nation’s airports harbor certain ideas about airports and flying — some of which are true, and some are false.
The mountain is speckled with corpses. Nearly 300 people have died on Mount Everest in the century or so since climbers have been trying to reach its summit. At least 100 of them are still on the mountain, perhaps 200.
Lionel Messi, recovering from a bad knock to his back 10 days before Argentina’s opening Copa America Centenario match, was feeling less pain on Saturday, team doctor Daniel Martinez said.
Undefeated bantamweight contender Aljamain Sterling did a double-take when he arrived in Las Vegas this week and was handed a schedule of media appearances to promote his Ultimate Fighting Championship bout against Bryan Caraway.
Johnny Depp seemed the picture of rock star cool as he played guitar onstage in Portugal with his band, the Hollywood Vampires. An ocean away, he is facing serious accusations.
t least two people are dead and five people are missing after this week’s torrential rains in Texas and Kansas, officials said Saturday. The same areas face the possibility of more rain over the long Memorial Day weekend.
A Paris fire service spokesman says 11 people including eight children have been hit by lightning in a Paris park after a sudden spring storm overtook a child’s birthday party.
The nation’s fifth-largest school district has made changes to its sex education policy for the coming school year.
The Nevada Highway Patrol teamed up with the California Highway Patrol and other law enforcement agencies on Friday to catch speeders and distracted drivers traveling Interstate 15 for Memorial Day weekend.
UNLV took a big step forward in its football fundraising efforts Friday, when it received a $2 million gift, the largest in program history, from a donor who wishes to remain anonymous. The donor is a longtime supporter of the school and its athletics department.
Rudy Nino knows the many angles of Las Vegas, from clubs and bars to shoes and auditing the cash flow. He cruised Fremont Street back in the day and was married to a Playmate. In fact, you have to wonder why no one has a made a movie of his colorful life.
Ronnie Brust is the brains behind Illuminated Couture, where he creates light-up clothing and head pieces with painstaking attention to detail.
Southern Nevada Red Cross volunteers helped some of the 22 people displaced after an apartment fire Thursday night.
For the hundreds of thousands of visitors expected at Lake Mead this weekend, park authorities are offering a new way to check weather conditions on the water before trailers ever even hit the launch ramps.
Some commutes to northwest Las Vegas got a little easier Friday when anew ramp in the $47 million Centennial Bowl project opened to traffic just in time for the long Memorial Day weekend.
NASA is taking a second crack at inflating an experimental room at the International Space Station. The attempt is scheduled to begin at 6 a.m. PDT on Saturday.
The Review-Journal’s Voter Guide is coming just in time for early voting leading up to the June 14 primary.
The amendment “respects valid existing rights and does not make any decisions regarding private property or lands managed by any other federal, state or local government agency,” the BLM said.
The Lucky Dragon continues to push toward an opening date later this year, but the north Strip resort isn’t receiving tax increment financing from Las Vegas to help it get there.
Las Vegas police are searching for two suspects involved in a convenience store robbery May 14.
With a thunderous flyover by a pair of fighter jets and applause from 2,000 veterans and families, Gov. Brian Sandoval dedicated the long-awaited Nevada Veterans Memorial on Friday, saying, “This will be the gathering place for the ages.”
On April 29, a man entered a business located in the 1000 block of East Charleston Boulevard and stole items off the shelves, the Metropolitan Police Department said.
A judge ordered Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wife Amber Heard after she accused the Oscar-nominated actor of repeatedly hitting her during a recent fight and leaving her face bruised.
Electric carmaker Faraday Future plans to build a second factory in Northern California, but has stressed that the plans will not affect its Nevada site.
The special election for a Henderson Justice Court seat has drawn a half dozen candidates that include several defense attorneys, a prosecutor and even a former judge.
For years, for decades, forever, those issues that prevented serious thought about Las Vegas ever featuring a major league professional sports franchise almost immediately ended any such movement.
The Nevada attorney general’s office expects to start receiving test results from the state’s backlog of sexual assault kits as early as June, a spokeswoman said Friday.
A man who invaded and robbed a west valley home late Thursday then stole an SUV in an attempt to flee ultimately crashed the vehicle into another west valley home’s brick dividing wall less than four miles away, Las Vegas police said.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal’s lawyer chided federal prosecutors in court documents late Thursday for trying to block its bid to oppose government secrecy in the Bunkerville standoff case.
A group of Clark County defense attorneys is backing a colleague who was handcuffed in Las Vegas Justice Court this week.
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