An early Friday morning shootout on Boulder Highway near U.S. Highway 95 left a Nevada Highway Patrol trooper hit but uninjured and a suspect dead, an NHP spokeswoman said.
The movers-and-shakers of the Las Vegas vegan scene are teaming up to provide free information to those interested in a plant-based lifestyle.
The site of a former Target on West Craig Road in North Las Vegas, which has remained vacant since 2014, will soon find new life as a Burlington retail store.
The drink is a blend of Selvarey Cacao Rum, banana rum, Dry Sack sherry, pineapple juice, coconut cream and fresh pineapple.
Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
North Las Vegas police are investigating a body found in a car Thursday evening near Craig Road and Allen Lane.
Joel Bergman spent more than 45 years designing casinos and was behind projects including Paris Las Vegas, The Signature at MGM Grand and the Trump International Hotel in Las Vegas. He died Wednesday of natural causes at age 80.
Most UNLV coaches would like to make Southern Nevada athletes a key part of their recruiting efforts, but it’s not always so easy. Many are wooed by top programs and eager to experience life elsewhere.
UNLV athletic director Tina Kunzer-Murphy said Thursday she will decide in October whether to return after her three-year contract expires at the end of the year.
The Nevada Gaming Commission approved a settlement Thursday in which Scoundrels Pub Inc. will surrender its restricted gaming license, which it has held since 2005.
Randy Mendre is an award-winning landscape artist.
Chocoholics who maintain that chocolate makes the world go ‘round can feel at least a little vindicated by the latest offering by the High Roller, the 550-foot observation wheel at The Linq on the Strip: chocolate tastings in the sky.
An Italian tourist who was ejected from a vehicle after a serious crash on U.S. Highway 95 two weeks ago died eight days later, according to Nevada Highway Patrol.
If a $1.9 billion stadium financing plan is approved by Nevada lawmakers in a fall special session, the Raiders expect to present the proposal and a relocation request to the NFL in January.
A U.S. Navy ship fired three warning shots in the direction of an Iranian boat that was approaching another American ship head-on in the North Arabian Gulf on Wednesday, U.S. officials said, in an escalation of encounters in the region this week.
The victim, William Mullins, was outside a marked crosswalk when he was struck Aug. 18.
You know you’ve made it as a female impersonator when you get recognized in public. Even when you aren’t in character. Martin Cooper’s visibility will be raised even further when he competes on “RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars.”
During a winding, five-hour discussion about how the Board of Regents governs the Nevada System of Higher Education and its eight institutions, regents weighed a plan to change how they oversee some schools.
Most Clark County commissioners want to appoint a new county manager from within the local government’s ranks. And that’s good news for three high-level county officials who already have indicated an interest in the county’s top job.
Detlef Mann, 66, whose body was discovered on Aug. 16, was identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
Hillary Clinton returned to Northern Nevada on Thursday and called out Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for promoting what she called a disturbing “alt-right” agenda that promotes hate and divisiveness.
Guilty plea agreements were accepted Thursday for two men who are part of the federal prosecution of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy.
Test your park proficiency as the National Park Service celebrates its 100th birthday.
Two nuns who worked as nurses to help the poor in rural Mississippi were found slain in their home, and there were signs of a break-in and their car was missing, officials said Thursday.
Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating a person of interest in connection to the death of Kathleen Ploutz, whose body was found in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in July.
Want a pair of “Trump Kids” slippers? Hit “The Slammer” on Saturday, and you might have a shot.
Rex Ryan, 8-8 in his first season as Buffalo coach, is counting on quarterback Tyrod Taylor to be a dynamic playmaker.
North Las Vegas Municipal Court Judge Catherine Ramsey is barred from seeking re-election next year and will be suspended without pay for the final three months of her term as part of a settlement in which she admitted to seven charges of professional misconduct.
North Las Vegas police are investigating an early morning shooting that left one person dead Thursday.
While the hot, dog days of summer are coming to an end, there’s never an end to delicious hot dogs.
A Filipino fisherman has found possibly the world’s biggest pearl, which he had hidden under a bed for more than 10 years as a lucky charm.
Domain names were registered last week that might be an indicator the NHL team scheduled to begin play in 2017 could be called the Las Vegas Desert Knights.
National Park Service sites around the region will mark Thursday’s centennial of the Park Service with free entry and a host of events.
The Killers announced that the vinyl reissue of their sophomore album, “Sam’s Town,” will be released by Bong Load Records on Oct. 7. One of the two bonus tracks featured on the reissue, “Peace of Mind,” also will be available as a digital single Oct. 7.
The Marine Corps has acknowledged it misidentified two of the servicemen who helped raise the first U.S. flag at Iwo Jima during World War II, an event that was overshadowed by the raising of a larger flag that became an iconic image of the war.
Mylan is bulking up programs that help patients pay for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment after weathering heated criticism about an average cost that has soared over the past decade.
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