Sen. Harry Reid acknowledges using his clout to speed visa applications for wealthy foreign investors in the SLS Las Vegas resort, and says whistleblowers who had a problem with that are “a bunch of whiners.”
There is a time and place for selfies — with celebrities, at cool landmarks, with your best friend at the spa, whatever — but tragedy is not one of those times, as the public has expressed in reaction to selfies posted Thursday from the site of a building explosion in New York City’s East Village.
Cleveland Browns general manager Ray Farmer has been suspended four games for texting coaches during games in 2014 and the team was fined $250,000.
A Nye County sheriff’s deputy accused of pushing and threatening his wife with a gun Sunday morning remains under medical evaluation, officials said Monday.
Paramount, Michael Bay and Lorenzo di Bonaventura are enlisting Akiva Goldsman to help the studio develop ideas and a team to work on future “Transformers” spinoffs and sequels, a source tells THR.
Two people tried to ram their vehicle into the National Security Agency’s entrance gates near Washington on Monday before guards shot one of them dead, officials said.
A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle near Circus Circus Hotel and Casino early Monday morning, police say.
A $50,000 reward is being offered for the safe return of a University of California, Berkeley student who disappeared after leaving a fraternity party at another campus early on Saturday, the school’s athletics department and media reports said on Monday.
Westbound Tropicana Avenue near McLeod Drive remains closed after an apartment complex caught fire, sending up a black plume of smoke visible for miles away.
A van with 18 people inside ran a stop sign, crossed a four-lane highway and plunged into a shallow water-filled ditch. Eight people died. Ten others, including a 4-year-old child, were injured, according to police.
A Colorado woman whose fetus was cut out of her womb in a knife attack by a stranger called her unborn child “a light being” and thanked all her well-wishers for their support.
A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by a Checker Cab early Monday morning, police say.
The driver who died in a fiery North Las Vegas single-vehicle crash Saturday morning took his own life, the Clark County coroner’s office said Monday morning.
The Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a plane in the French Alps last week had been treated in the past for suicidal tendencies, German state prosecutors said on Monday.
It’s not a miracle, because anything Tom Izzo does in March is believable. It’s not really an underdog story, either, because Michigan State was the favorite in its past two games.
The ongoing debate over federal control of lands in Nevada will heat up again this week with a hearing on a bill proposed by Assemblywoman Michele Fiore that would prohibit the federal government from owning or managing any lands that it has not acquired with the consent of the Legislature.
Two of the neat things about arena-style football are that the ball looks like a giant walnut, and that it gives guys from small colleges a chance to continue chasing dreams.
What would you say if Elton John walked into your record store?
Clark County and the city of Las Vegas wage a quiet turf war against the backdrop of the Strip.
The quake was 25 miles deep, the USGS said. Its epicenter was 34 miles southeast of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea.
Feeling adventurous? Well, these climbers are.
Fans of NASCAR, the Electric Daisy Carnival or the Burning Man countercultural event held every year in the Black Rock Desert in far Northern Nevada could soon have to pay a bit more to get their groove on.
Deputies responded to the National 9 Motel in Tonpah at approximately 10:25 p.m., where a woman was said to have been stabbed in the parking lot, police said.
Beyonce, Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams appeared onstage at the Stellar Gospel Music Awards in Las Vegas for a rendition of “Say Yes,” according to Billboard.
Nevada’s battle against the federal government’s still-smoldering plans to bury the nation’s highly radioactive waste in Yucca Mountain has finally come “down to the brass tacks” with the prospect for formal licensing hearings on the horizon and renewed debate on scientific issues, says Nevada Nuclear Projects Agency Director Robert Halstead.
Dozens of people celebrating opening day with a free roller coaster ride at New York’s Coney Island amusement park on Sunday were forced to walk down the steep ride when its cars got stuck near the summit, police said.
The health rankings released this week showing how Clark County compares with the rest of the state make up only a small part of the picture as public health officials gather data for the ongoing community health assessment.
The Nevada Senate’s new Republican majority is slipping Democratic ideas into GOP bills. The tactic forces Democrats into awkward choices, and it lets the GOP get its priorities through while also taking credit for popular Democratic proposals.
It’s fast, accurate and a bit gross. An “Earth Unplugged” video shows us what happens in the split second when a chameleon whips out its tongue onto unsuspecting prey.
The 6-foot-4, 335-pound player, who has a history of domestic violence issues, was arrested Saturday night and charged with third-degree assault and domestic violence third-degree criminal mischief, according to the Tuscaloosa Police Department.
Nevada and Arizona lawmakers laid more groundwork last week for a new highway to link their states to points north and south.
The Outlaws, who kick off their inaugural season in the Arena Football League at 7:30 p.m. Monday today at the Thomas and Mack Center against the San Jose SaberCats, are owned by Motley Crue lead singer Vince Neil.
Ankle bracelets and electronic monitoring will become more widely used in Clark County this year as officials look for ways to save money and decrease the soaring inmate population at the Clark County Detention Center.
Two bodies were found on Sunday at the site of a gas explosion that destroyed four New York City apartment buildings last week, injuring 22 people, and officials were working to determine if they were those of two men unaccounted for, police said.
New Orleans Saints cornerback Brian Dixon was arrested in Miami on Sunday morning for resisting an officer without violence.
A 4-year-old Pennsylvania girl surprised a driver and passengers when she boarded a public bus alone in the middle of the night on a quest for a sugary slushie, transportation officials said on Sunday.
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