The family of an Arizona shooting range instructor who was accidentally killed by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has sued the business, alleging it should not have allowed a child to use the high-powered weapon.
Nevada’s two Division I universities — UNLV and UNR — offer the NCAA maximum number of scholarships in each sport they field. And a full ride for four years of college is like hitting a jackpot.
The Nevada Gaming Commission is expected to take the rare action of revoking the gaming license of Scoundrels Pub on Decatur Boulevard.
Affordable Care Act’s expansion of tax credits will help most policyholders keep monthly payments under $100, analysis shows
One by one, swimmer Katie Ledecky handed her Olympic medals to Bryce Harper. Four gold medals and one silver from the Rio Olympics sat in the hands of the reigning National League MVP.
Shane Ross, the son of Las Vegas Councilman Steve Ross, appeared in court Wednesday morning to face robbery charges.
Cracker Barrel will expand its Southern Nevada presence with a North Las Vegas debut in mid- to late- October, according to company spokeswoman Breeanna Straessle.
A 24-year-old man was charged Wednesday with using the internet to make threats or convey false information concerning acts of terrorism.
A crash at Fort Apache and Lone Mountain roads shut down for several hours Wednesday afternoon in the northwest valley, police said.
Turkey on Wednesday launched its first major ground assault into Syria since the country’s civil war began, sending in tanks and special forces backed by U.S. airstrikes.
A federal in Washington, D.C., will review a motion for summary judgment in favor of the Las Vegas man who suffers chronic breathing problems that he says were caused by burning stealth coatings and bits in open pits at the base.
U.S. women’s goalkeeper Hope Solo was suspended Wednesday for six months by U.S. Soccer for disparaging comments about Sweden following the Americans’ early departure from the Rio Olympics.
Countless college-bound student-athletes who can’t meet the NCAA’s new, tougher initial eligibility requirements that took effect Aug. 1 will be on the sidelines this year.
Juan Rubio, 42, was arrested Tuesday and booked into the Clark County Detention Center on one charge of first-degree murder with a deadly weapon, the Metropolitan Police Department said.
The private estate and studio complex of the late rock superstar Prince, will open for daily public tours starting Oct. 6, the trust company overseeing his estate announced Wednesday.
National Park Service sites around the region will mark Thursday’s centennial of the Park Service with free entry and a host of events.
James Richards, Emeril Lagasse’s youngest Chef De Cuisine, talks about what inspires him and the goals he has for Table 10.
Astronaut Jeffrey Williams has a new record for NASA under his space belt.
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Title IX, which was enacted in 1972, bans sex discrimination in any educational program receiving federal funding.
The White House on Wednesday sidestepped commenting directly on the large price increase for EpiPens, while Clinton called the price jump ‘outrageous.’
Donald Trump’s new line on immigration — “fair, but firm” — is leaving both Republicans and Democrats with the same question: Is the famously hard-line GOP nominee softening his approach?
After scanning the vast reaches of the cosmos for Earth-like planets where life might exist, astronomers have found one right next door.
U.S. Olympic swimmer Jimmy Feigen apologized on Wednesday for omitting key details when he told Rio de Janeiro police this month that he and fellow swimmers had been held up at gunpoint.
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton will be in Reno on Thursday to deliver a campaign speech “to address Donald Trump and his advisers’ embrace of the disturbing ‘alt-right’ political philosophy.”
A Mississippi firefighter who received the world’s most extensive face transplant after a burning building collapsed on him said Wednesday he feels like “a normal guy” for the first time in 15 years.
The blimp-shaped airship sustained damage after it made a bumpy landing Wednesday on its second test flight in eastern England.
U.S. Sen. Harry Reid voiced support Tuesday for a proposed domed football stadium that could bring the NFL’s Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas, but he deferred to local and state officials when asked about the project’s financing.
Fifteen-year-old Marcos Vicente Arenas cherished his iPad, and carried it just about everywhere he went, listening to his favorite music through tethered earbuds. The Nevada Supreme Court will not stop cameras with a television show about the Clark County district attorney’s office from filming a murder trial this week.
Militants attacked the American University of Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing at least one person and wounding another 18, officials said.
Federal regulators are proposing to ban swimming with dolphins in Hawaii, a move that could imperil one of the Aloha State’s most popular tourist activities and the industry that has sprung up around it.
A strong earthquake in central Italy reduced three towns to rubble as people slept early Wednesday, killing at least 120 people and injuring hundreds more.
A crash in the eastbound lanes of the 215 Beltway that closed the airport connector just after midnight Wednesday has been cleared and the road has reopened.
The Las Vegas Valley saw rain, wind, hail and a lot of lightning Tuesday night, but near-normal temperatures have returned and the valley dries out.
The unemployment rate in Nevada’s metro areas fell month over month and over the year in July, the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Tuesday.
Tesla Motors Inc crowned itself the maker of the world’s fastest production car on Tuesday, saying a new version of its Model S all-electric sedan can accelerate from 0-60 miles per hour in just 2-1/2 seconds.
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