Even as they continue to employ field drug tests to secure arrests and gain convictions, neither the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department nor the Clark County district attorney’s office has informed local judges of the long-standing knowledge of their unreliability.
A St. Louis jury on Thursday awarded a California woman more than $70 million in her lawsuit alleging that years of using Johnson & Johnson’s baby powder caused her cancer, the latest case raising concerns about the health ramifications of extended talcum powder use.
The Chicago Cubs host the Cleveland Indians tonight for Game 3 of the World Series, and it’s the first time the Cubs have hosted a World Series game since 1945.
The Las Vegas Valley will see cloudy skies and scattered showers before the weekend, according to the National Weather Service.
The slapstick, dirty send-up of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ brings fringe theater to the heart of the tourist zone but needs to stay in control.
The Islamic State group appears to be using tens of thousands of people as “human shields” in and around Mosul, where Iraqi forces are waging a large-scale offensive aimed at retaking the country’s second largest city.
A jury on Thursday exonerated brothers Ammon and Ryan Bundy and five others of conspiring to impede federal workers from their jobs at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
If you operate an Old West town, run a 103-year-old saloon or own bus tours of haunted places in Southern Nevada, Halloween and ghosts can be good for business.
Los Angeles police arrested a man suspected of using a sledgehammer to destroy Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, officials said Thursday.
Two women have been arrested on a murder charge in the August death of a 9-year-old Las Vegas girl who had lethal levels of prescription pain medications in her system.
Democratic legislative leaders say they plan to reach a community benefits agreement with a yet-to-be-appointed Las Vegas stadium authority board assuring that more than half the construction and operations jobs on the $1.9 billion project go to underprivileged workers.
Quite a few Netflix originals, including several new series, take off in November.
Police are investigating a homicide at an apartment complex in the southeast Las Vegas Valley early Friday morning.
The Chicago Cubs are minus-250 favorites to win the series, and Kyle Hendricks is a 2-1 favorite in Game 3. Cleveland needs two more strong starts from Corey Kluber.
Parents and students of Beatty Elementary School spoke out against crowded fifth-grade classrooms at the Clark County School District trustee meeting Thursday night.
The Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival began as a program aimed primarily at adults, but festival coordinator Suzanne Scott said programming quickly expanded to accommodate teens and families.
From the start of the U.S. Senate race between GOP Rep. Joe Heck and former Democratic Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto, Nevada Republicans have insisted on labeling her “corrupt.”
Las Vegas is now crisscrossed with bicycle routes and bicycle lanes, many of them painted green so they’re unmistakable.
A Michigan judge ruled in favor of Flint residents who filed a class-action lawsuit against the state and state officials over the city’s lead-contaminated water, rejecting a motion to dismiss the case entirely.
It’s an uphill battle: Residents living in Red Rock Canyon are rallying to prevent a proposed zoning change to the mountain that separates them from the rest of the Las Vegas Valley. The issue is set to be heard by the Clark County Commission Nov. 2 at the Clark County Government Center.
Detectives are looking to the public for assistance in identifying a homicide victim whose body was found Wednesday in the central Las Vegas Valley.
Las Vegas police said a man and woman, believed to be in their 20s, were found dead Thursday afternoon at a southwest valley apartment complex.
Students at Brigham Young University who report sexual assault will no longer be investigated for possible violations of the strict honor code that bans drinking and premarital sex.
Of the nearly 32,000 people who cast their ballots in person in Clark County on Thursday, roughly 15,000 were Democrats and about 10,000 were Republicans, according to the Nevada secretary of state’s office.
Apple’s high-end Mac laptops are getting a touch-sensitive strip above the keyboard, as the company aims to spark consumer interest in a product line that’s often overshadowed by newer gadgets like the iPad and iPhone.
California parole officials recommended Thursday that Charles “Tex” Watson, the self-described right-hand man of murderous cult leader Charles Manson, should remain in prison 47 years after he helped plan and carry out the slayings of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six other people.
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas enlists in Army recruitment initiative that focuses on producing veterans who succeed when they re-enter civilian life.
Arizona is in the midst of a heat wave that culminated Thursday with a new record high of 100 degrees, making this October one of the hottest in years.
Interstate 15 will be restricted for two weeks between Craig Road and Speedway Boulevard in North Las Vegas beginning on Halloween, the Nevada Department of Transportation said.
The Nevada Supreme Court handed low-wage earners a mixed bag of wins and losses in three opinions issued Thursday interpreting the state’s minimum wage law enshrined in the constitution.
Metro is investigating a Summerlin bank robbery that occurred Thursday afternoon.
Police responded to reports of a shooting about 3:30 p.m. at Siegel Suites, 2900 E. Charleston Blvd. near South Mojave Road, Metro officer Danny Cordero said.
Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence’s campaign plane slid off a runway during a rainstorm at New York’s LaGuardia Airport late Thursday, tearing up concrete before coming to rest on a patch of grass.
Jim Murren, the CEO of MGM Resorts International, said he hopes to lure an existing NBA team to play in T-Mobile Arena in the next five years, but he offered no details.
Las Vegas motorists appeared to heed warnings about the massive traffic closures known as Car-nado by steering clear of Nevada’s busiest freeway intersection during the Thursday commute.
RapidVisa, an online immigrant visa processor, has relocated its headquarters from Colorado Springs, Colorado to Las Vegas, with an office in Chinatown.
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