A police dog is in surgery after being injured in a barricade incident where a suspect was taken into custody after a 12-hour standoff in the central valley.
Nevada Gaming Commission member Michonne Ascuaga resigned from the regulatory panel Friday, a day after it was revealed in a court filing that the Northern Nevada casino she managed for 16 years is under a federal investigation for failing to implement effective anti-money laundering programs.
State utility regulators on Friday approved a phased-in rate increase for rooftop solar customers over 12 years, rejecting a recommendation from NV Energy and others to grandfather in existing net metering customers under previous, more favorable rates for 20 years.
Valentine's Day can be cruel for those who have had a spouse die.
Former Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore ended his long-shot campaign for the Republican presidential nomination on Friday after dismal showings in the first two contests in the race.
Charolette Richards has started more love stories than Nicholas Sparks. But there's nothing fictional about the couples whose tales begin at the Little White Chapel in downtown Las Vegas.
Police shot and killed a machete-wielding man who injured four people at a Middle Eastern restaurant in Columbus, Ohio, police said on Friday.
Rick and Kelly Dale have weathered a lot of their lives on the reality show "American Restoration," including their proposal, but their first outing had all the makings of reality TV without the cameras.
Two more cases of norovirus were confirmed in people who visited a Buffalo Wild Wings Inc restaurant in Kansas, but the source of the illness could not be identified, a spokeswoman for the state health department's county office said.
A special week long reunion of surviving members of the crew of the U.S.S. Nevada wrapped up on Thursday February 11th at the Nevada State Museum.
Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is expected to be charged in connection with an alleged assault against two off-duty police officers at a Philadelphia nightclub, according to an NFL official familiar with the investigation.
If you're a lover in Las Vegas, think big on Valentine's Day. Whether it's a $10,000 drink or an adrenaline-packed foray into the life of a race car driver, there's something over-the-top to pump those pheromones.
Paramount has set release dates for three more "Transformers" movies for 2017, 2018 and 2019.
A Racine, Wisc., man who told authorities a 91-year-old him hit with a vehicle is now in trouble with the law. Mt. Pleasant investigators say the story was made-up, according to a criminal complaint filed Wednesday.
Uber has agreed to pay $28.5 million to settle litigation brought by customers who alleged the ride hailing service misrepresented the quality of its safety practices and the fees it charged passengers, the company said on Thursday.
Law enforcement officials were preparing on Friday to sweep a wildlife refuge in Oregon for explosives and evidence a day after the last holdouts in a protest over federal control of Western land surrendered, ending a six-week armed standoff.
Next stop for Derrick Barry's Britney Spears: the catfight competition for the title of "America's next drag superstar."
Las Vegas' "sunny and warm" trend puts Friday's record high in jeopardy, according to the National Weather Service.
Police are looking for a man who tried to steal a purse at a fast food restaurant in January.
Former NBA player Lamar Odom appeared in public for the first time since an overdose left him in a coma in October, attending Kanye West's launch of his new LP on Thursday in Madison Square Garden.
The UNLV School of Medicine is one step closer to recruiting its first class of students.
Presidents Day has turned into a huge three-day weekend for retailers and many offer highly competitive sales to entice customers.
While the winning quarterback went to Disneyland, the loser was tossed in a dumpster. Cam Newton will find out how difficult it is to bounce back from a Super Bowl defeat, especially after he was trashed by critics for immature antics.
Less than a year after breaking ground for a $6 million Fisher House where families of wounded warriors can stay while their loved ones recover, officials for the foundation and the nonprofit Nevada Military Support Alliance opened the 2-story building at the North Las Vegas VA Medical Center campus on Thursday.
A motorcyclist was critically injured Thursday night after a crash on the southbound U.S. Highway 95-Interstate 15 interchange, Nevada Highway Patrol officials said.
The revolution ended not in a hail of bullets but with a cookie and a smoke. The FBI agents who had surrounded an Oregon wildlife refuge responded with "Hallelujah."
Desert lovers are getting an early valentine on Friday, when President Barack Obama will designate three new national monuments in California, including two on Southern Nevada's doorstep.
Flowers and other tributes marked the anniversary of Jerry Tarkanian's death on Thursday at Tark's statue next to the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.
Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled over health care and Wall Street in a debate on Thursday, with Clinton accusing Sanders of misleading Americans on his health care plan and making promises "that cannot be kept."
A Nevada lawmaker known more for her controversial comments than political prowess has again thrust herself into the national spotlight.
A six-count criminal complaint was filed Thursday in Las Vegas against Bunkerville rancher Cliven Bundy stemming from the April 2014 armed standoff with federal law enforcement officers.
Springlike weather has arrived in the Las Vegas Valley ahead of schedule, with above-average high temperatures, light winds and clear skies.
Scientists for the first time have detected gravitational waves, ripples in space and time hypothesized by Albert Einstein a century ago, in a landmark discovery announced on Thursday that opens a new window for studying the cosmos.
The Sparks Nugget, overseen for 16 years by Nevada Gaming Commission member Michonne Ascuaga, is under a federal investigation for failing to implement effective anti-money laundering programs at the casino, according to court papers filed Wednesday in relation to the property's 2013 sale.
Lawyers for Las Vegas Sands Tuesday filed a motion arguing that Chief District Judge David Barker prematurely denied their request to disqualify Clark County District Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez, who has presided over Steven Jacobs' wrongful termination case for the past five years.
A North Las Vegas man missing since Monday has been found, police said.
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