Hope you pulled out your jackets and scarves in anticipation of the cold front that blew through the valley Tuesday evening because it left chilly temperatures and wet streets behind.
Congressional candidate Erin Bilbray on Wednesday slammed Rep. Joe Heck, telling a Hispanic group he’s only pretending to support comprehensive immigration reform.
A local British authority is coming under harsh criticism for having a court declare a pregnant Italian woman incompetent, forcing her to have a cesarean section and then taking her baby into custody.
A proposed $130,000 settlement with a former Nevada prison inmate who had her ankles shackled in 2011 during an ambulance ride to give birth to her baby was delayed for a second time Tuesday.
Recordings of 911 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting that were released Wednesday show town dispatchers urged panicked callers to take cover, mobilized help and asked about the welfare of the children as gunshots could be heard at times in the background.
A California woman pleaded not guilty Tuesday to what is believed to be the first traffic citation alleging a motorist was using Google’s computer-in-an-eyeglass.
Clark County commissioners made it clear Tuesday that they think there are better ways to spend the nearly $16 million that has gone toward conservation efforts to aid the desert tortoise since 2001, but not everyone agrees.
Firefighters battled an apartment fire Wednesday morning that required 11 fire units and prompted a building evacuation.
The ultimate goal, since the day Trevor Brazile won his first all-around world title in 2002, always was to break Ty Murray’s record of seven all-around world crowns.
Key Asian markets are in focus for the Nevada Tourism Commission this year. The travel marketplace during the 2013 Governor’s Conference on Tourism will highlight China, South Korea and Japan.
A flaming arch planned for Tuesday’s elaborate welcoming presentation for Britney Spears was deemed too dicey by the fire marshal and cut out of the ceremony in front of Planet Hollywood Resort.
Nevada is submitting a competitive application for selection by the Federal Aviation Administration as one of six drone testing sites around the country, Gov. Brian Sandoval said Tuesday.
Two skydivers were killed Tuesday after they collided during a jump over southern Arizona, collapsing their parachutes and sending them plummeting to the ground, authorities said.
Helldorado Rodeo, Las Vegas’ longest- running civic event, announced Tuesday that its 2014 festivities will take place May 15-18 at a new location near The Smith Center, on Symphony Park Avenue and Grand Central Parkway.
A dime here, a quarter there and pretty soon you’re talking real money. Especially in Las Vegas, where air travelers left behind $26,900 last year after emptying their pockets at security checkpoints.
Family Court’s top administrator testified Tuesday that he tried to broker a deal in December 2011 with then-District Attorney David Roger that would have allowed a prosecutor involved in a relationship with Family Court Judge Steven Jones to go back to hearing cases before the judge.
This is how the tweet from Troy Williams read: “Don’t ever commit cus of a coach. Faker than a 3 dollar bill.”
Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who police said stole a taxi at gunpoint.
The Clark County Commission, sitting as the board for the Las Vegas Valley Water District, on Tuesday unanimously approved a series of annual rate hikes set to begin in January and top out in 2017.
Three juveniles were hit by a motorcycle Tuesday evening on the northeast valley.
O.J. Simpson’s lawyers said Tuesday they will take his case back to the Nevada Supreme Court, hoping justices will overturn a lower court judge’s decision last week denying the former football star a new trial in his armed robbery case.
One person was shot in downtown Las Vegas Tuesday afternoon, Las Vegas police said.
The engineer whose speeding commuter train ran off the rails along a curve, killing four people, nodded at the controls before the wreck, and by the time he caught himself it was too late, a union official said Tuesday.
Clark County commissioners approved on Tuesday a slate of eight members who will sit on a new board for University Medical Center.
A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Detroit can use bankruptcy to cut employee pensions and relieve itself of other crushing debts, handing a defeat to the city’s unions and retirees and shifting the case into a delicate new phase.
Five Las Vegas Valley high schools and their athletic facilities are being cleaned in the wake of last week’s norovirus outbreak linked to a visiting football team.
The White House has signaled that it plans to outline more aggressively the benefits of the healthcare reforms. Obama kicked off the campaign on Tuesday in a speech at 2:30 p.m (EST).
We’re featuring an even dozen sources for food gifts from businesses that are based in Las Vegas or have locations here.
Somewhere in Lodi, Calif., the majority of the Tokay High School class of 2003 was dancing the night away to the throwback sounds of 50 Cent and Chingy on Saturday night. Perhaps at some point during the evening somebody made time to flip on a television to check in on the class’ most famous alumni.
Nevada progressive organizations and the national Alliance for a Just Society organization called Tuesday for adoption of a “living wage” of at least $15 an hour.
Monica Contreras, who alleged on Family Court videotape she was groped by a marshal in August 2011, entered the federal courthouse Tuesday morning to testify before a grand jury hearing allegations of excessive force. But after waiting more than two hours outside the grand jury room, she was told her testimony was not needed Tuesday.