A hit-and-run crash at Sahara Avenue and Maryland Parkway has turned fatal, according to Las Vegas police, and traffic is blocked at the intersection.
A University of California, Berkeley student reported missing after a fraternity party at another campus over the weekend was identified on Monday as the person killed when he was struck by a car early on Saturday, police said on Monday.
Disney is developing a live-action version of its 1998 animated movie “Mulan.”
If you’re like most people, your sexual education was probably limited to what you learned in high school biology class. Maybe you had a few unofficial education courses talking with friends in the locker room or at sleepovers, but if you’re like most people, your parents probably never addressed the topic in any formal (or informal) way.
The Southern Nevada Water Authority is about to launch the next phase of a 12-year building binge expected to last until 2020 and cost almost $1.5 billion.
Floyd Dent and the police officers in Inkster, Michigan, who stopped him in January agree that he was pulled over in a traffic stop, that Dent is African-American and the officer who bloodied and then arrested him that night is white.
Actor and social justice activist George Takei has one very clear message Monday: Boycott Indiana.
Chicago Cubs slugging prospect Kris Bryant, and Las Vegas native, who made a strong case to break camp with the major league club with nine home runs this spring, was reassigned to minor league camp Monday.
Eighties jam band Widespread Panic on Friday hit the Joint at the Hard Rock for a mesmerizing set.
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.
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.
Jessie Aulelava, a Loomis armored truck driver, is charged with two counts of grand larceny after police say he and Shiva Zamiri, a brothel employee, took an undisclosed amount of money.
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.
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.
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 man was shot and killed by police in Boulder City late Sunday night, according to police.
A man convicted of stalking and killing his ex-wife was sentenced to 34 years to life in prison Monday.
A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by a Checker Cab early Monday morning, police say.
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.
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