A hang-gliding instructor and his 12-year-old student died Friday afternoon after a crash on a dry lakebed near Jean, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
Nevada’s new Court of Appeals issued its first published opinion Thursday, a day after hearing oral arguments for the first time. In its opinion, the court upheld the prison sentence imposed on Jimmy Pitmon in an attempted lewdness case.
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush hasn’t officially said he’s running for the White House, yet he’s already got his eye on Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval as his potential vice presidential running mate.
Canadian Olympic athlete Daundre Barnaby drowned while swimming in the ocean on Friday during a training camp at the Caribbean island of St. Kitts, Athletics Canada said in a statement.
Despite the devastation from several tornadoes blowing through Oklahoma, one high schooler still finds hope.
The deaths of two children whose bodies were found in a freezer in their mother’s Detroit apartment were the result of homicides, a county medical examiner said on Friday.
Fresh & Easy is selling two Las Vegas Valley stores, and the stores will close within the next week, a company spokesman said on Friday. The two locations are at Tropicana and Jones in Las Vegas, and Centennial and Simmons in North Las Vegas.
Las Vegas police don’t plan to prosecute any Nevada lawmakers in connection with an alleged extortion plot aimed at Nevada Republican Assemblyman Chris Edwards.
Dooley Elementary School in Henderson was placed on lockdown late Friday morning after a report of gunshots fired nearby but the lockdown was lifted by midafternoon, police said.
A hit-and-run in Chicago quickly turned into a road rage incident when two drivers decided that the best way to handle a vehicular disaster, would be to come out kicking and screaming.
American Amanda Knox said on Friday she was “tremendously relieved” after her acquittal by Italy’s top court for the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher.
Civil libertarians raised new concerns Friday over a bill sought by the Nevada Department of Corrections to make all agency records confidential following this week’s revelations that an inmate was shot and killed by a state prison guard four months ago.
Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jarred Cosart said he is cooperating fully with Major League Baseball’s investigation into his alleged gambling activity.
A lawsuit that’s causing panic among drinkers of some California wine starts with a history lesson.
It looks like Americans are getting over diet sodas, as Pepsi-Cola has bumped Diet Coke out for the No. 2 spot behind Coca-Cola.
Jaime Zuniga, 29, faces charges of murder, robbery and burglary with a deadly weapon, attempted murder with a deadly weapon, battery, first-degree kidnapping and conspiracy to commit murder.
UNLV guard Rashad Vaughn denied Friday on Twitter a Yahoo report that says he will forego his final three seasons of eligibility to enter the NBA Draft.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is coming under fire after signing into law a controversial religious freedoms bill that could allow businesses to refuse service to gays.
Former One Direction member Zayn Malik spoke for the first time since leaving the group this week — and said he’s sorry for the pain he’s caused.