Metro’s Fiscal Affairs Committee is scheduled to vote Monday on the purchase of a new, $3.1 million 530F model chopper from MD Helicopters to replace on that crashed on New Year’s Eve.
What is the cosmological effect of singer Zayn Malik leaving the best-selling boy band One Direction and consequently disappointing millions of teenage girls around the world?
A teenage boy is recovering in an Atlanta hospital after his family says he was attacked with boiling hot rice.
Freddie Gray will be laid to rest Monday before the country even knows what really happened to him.
Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love is expected to miss at least two weeks because of a separated shoulder.
Colorado’s long-awaited cinema massacre trial will start on Monday with jurors asked to decide whether gunman James Holmes was insane when he killed a dozen moviegoers in 2012, or a calculating mass murderer who deserves execution.
If Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao is indeed the Fight of the Century, it will mean that over the next 85 years, nothing in boxing will approach it in terms of interest, anticipation and how much one is willing pay to split a pay-per-view purchase with one’s chums.
Whether it was ticket allocations or hotel rooms or myriad other smaller details, it has been a frustrating time for Bob Arum, a promoter who has done thousands of fights going back to the 1960s when he started promoting Muhammad Ali’s fights and is used to being in control.
Multiple gunshots were fired early Sunday into two buses carrying Grammy-winning rap music star Lil Wayne and his entourage on a Georgia highway following a performance in Atlanta, but no one was hurt, police said.
Like Jesus driving the money changers out of the temple, the Rev. Courtney Edward Krier has managed to shoo the city of Las Vegas away from his downtown church’s doorstep.
Jon Jones is being sought as a suspect in a hit-and-run accident on Sunday morning, according to a statement from the Albuquerque, N.M. police department.
It’s 10:30 on a recent Wednesday morning, and Neal Schon is about to hit the studio with Santana a few weeks before his band, jukebox heroes Journey, hit Las Vegas for a nine-show residency at the Hard Rock Hotel.
The death toll in Nepal from the devastating earthquake that struck two days ago has risen to 3,218, Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs spokesman Laxmi Dhakal said Monday.
Republican presidential hopefuls in Iowa and elsewhere have recently begun sounding a call to arms to Christian conservatives, describing what they say is an urgent threat to religious liberty.
North Las Vegas’ Municipal Court is declaring its independence from City Hall after a monthslong battle between the two branches of government.
Sir Winston, a toy yorkie, won top honors Sunday at The Animal Foundation’s 12th annual “Best in Show” event at the Orleans Arena.
Passenger volume at McCarran International Airport continued its moderate climb, domestically and internationally, in March with 3.9 million customers passing through the gates of the Las Vegas airport.
The Minnesota State Emergency Operations Center has called on the National Guard to deliver water for use in the effort to contain the rapidly spreading avian flu virus, the center said on Sunday.
Nevada’s Economic Forum meets Friday to gaze one final time into its crystal ball and project how much money the state will have to fund government operations over the next two years.
An Alaska commuter airline routinely failed to inform pilots of shifting weather conditions and other hazards leading up to a 2013 crash in western Alaska that killed four people, the National Transportation Safety Board said on Friday.
Fight traffic alert: People who want to get a sniff of fight night ambience are being warned that the MGM Grand is not the place to be Saturday unless you have a ticket to get inside the arena to watch Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather make history.
A Colorado woman called 911 from the trunk of her own car after she says she was kidnapped, according to police.
The U.S. Supreme Court’s arguments on Tuesday over same-sex marriage will cap more than two decades of litigation and a transformation in public attitudes.
Officers were called to the intersection about 4:30 p.m. where they found a 26-year-old North Las Vegas motorcyclist suffering from critical injuries, police said. He died soon after at University Medical Center.
Officers responded just before 4 a.m. to East Owens Avenue, at North Linn Lane, where a 2008 Jonway scooter collided with a 1998 Jeep Cherokee, police wrote in a release Sunday afternoon.
Officers responded just before 6:30 a.m. to the crash in an apartment complex at 1950 N. Walnut Road, near East Lake Mead Boulevard, Metro wrote in a release Sunday afternoon.
The Chilean volcano Calbuco was quieter on Sunday after unexpectedly erupting last week and puffing out plumes of gray ash, but authorities said it could erupt again and worries about the environmental impact grew.
As a funeral home opened its doors for Freddie Gray’s wake Sunday, a few store owners were clearing the mess from the destruction caused by a handful of protesters the night before.
During the course of a lifetime, the average American is estimated to spend between $240,704 and $349,968 on automobiles, according to MotorTrend. Keep in mind that cost includes gas, repairs, registration fees and more. Rather than spending all of that money on your wheels, what if you saved at least some of it and invested it instead?
My wife and I, with three kids in tow, planned an itinerary of hiking, museum hopping and ghost town gunfights in and around Kingman, Ariz. In fact, there was more to do than we could fit into one weekend visit.
Former UNLV football coach Bobby Hauck is considering legal action regarding his compensation package after announcing his resignation in November. He told an online site he wasn’t paid the full amount.
Tifferney White, new CEO and president of Discovery Children’s Museum, says the facility can play a major role in helping underserved children get the resources they need for a brighter future.
In anticipation of a crush of fight fans swarming the MGM Grand, the host hotel’s Crush restaurant is planning the “ultimate VIP experience.”
Floyd Mayweather Jr. will exceed even his highest expectations on Saturday. He will make close to $200 million for fighting Manny Pacquiao at the sold-out MGM Grand Garden before what is expected to be a record pay-per-view audience.
Ramona Denby-Brinson is taking one for UNLV’s team of social science researchers. She is the 2015 recipient of the Harry Reid Silver State Research Award.
A record rainfall hit the Las Vegas Valley on Saturday but caused no apparent damage, other than a lot of filthy vehicles.
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