A host of dignitaries welcomed Malaysia-based Genting Group Chairman and CEO K.T. Lim to Nevada in an event kicking off the first phase of construction of the first built-from-the-ground-up megaresort on the Strip in a decade.
What’s the holdup with Senate Bill 353, anyway? That bill, sponsored by state Sen. David Parks, D-Las Vegas, would ban what’s called “conversion” or “reparative” therapy for people younger than 18, basically a psychological assault intended to turn a gay person into a straight one.
The Ted Wells report on deflategate concludes the New England Patriots “more probable than not” violated rules and quarterback Tom Brady “was at least generally aware of the inappropriate activities” of the deflated game balls.
Saving money at Costco goes well beyond scoring free food samples. There are plenty of little-known Costco shopping hacks that can save you big bucks at the register.
Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy isn’t backing down from his sour feelings for his former coach, this time stating Chip Kelly ran off “all the good black players” in some of the roster moves.
The mother of three of Floyd Mayweather’s children filed a defamation lawsuit Tuesday against the boxing great, claiming he lied in a recent interview about her being on drugs the morning of a 2010 domestic violence incident.
A snorkeler who thought he had found human remains in the Colorado River actually came across fake skeletons sitting in lawn chairs.
The Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a jet in the French Alps rehearsed the fatal maneuver on the morning of the disaster, and had twice been refused medical papers needed to fly, investigators said on Wednesday.
An Idaho police officer died Tuesday after an early morning shooting during a traffic stop.
A BNSF train carrying crude oil derailed and caught fire in Wells County, North Dakota, on Wednesday, just days after the United States and Canada announced reforms to improve safety of the volatile shipments.
An Indian court sentenced Bollywood film star Salman Khan on Wednesday to five years in prison for killing a man in a hit-and-run accident, the latest twist in the tumultuous career of one of the country’s biggest box-office draws.
The 71-year-old man who died Tuesday after crashing into the trailer of a semitruck in the southwest valley has been identified.
Zappos’ new manager-free policy has resulted in 210 out of 1,503 employees — nearly 14 percent — accepting a buyout deal from the Las Vegas-based online shoe and apparel retailer.
So far in 2015, government jobs are what job hunters most frequently search for, according to data provided by Google to CNNMoney.
More than 2,500 local women have managed to get back on their feet or embarked on a new career with help from Dress for Success Southern Nevada and its various programs.
Las Vegas-based ArrowData is the first operation in the country to receive approval to use drones for electronic news gathering or “aerojournalism” as the company is calling it.
Nevada ranks dead last in number of nurses per capita, according to a recent analysis, but the statistic actually bolsters the state’s status in a Wallethub ranking for nurses looking for a job.
An actress who accused Los Angeles police of mistreating her due to her race during an arrest last year pleaded no contest to disturbing the peace over the incident on Monday and was ordered to write an apology letter to the officers, officials said.
Whether old or new, strong cocktails, glamorous settings and beautiful scenery converge at these standout drinkeries located inside top hotels around the world.
After reporting Disney’s strong earnings on Tuesday, Disney CEO Bob Iger said in a call with analysts that the second teaser for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has eclipsed over 200 million views.
With the state still hashing out rules for testing medical marijuana, dispensaries and laboratories that were expected to open months ago — and their patients — have been in limbo.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called for comprehensive immigration reform Tuesday at Rancho High School in Las Vegas, saying it’s necessary to keep families from pulling apart.
Apple Pay is debuting on the Strip this summer at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. By early June, the resort’s front desk, concierge, restaurants and bars will accept the new payment method, according to a Tuesday announcement.
A typical Southern Nevada single-family residential customer bill of $154.54, based on average usage of 1,141 kilowatt-hours a month, will see a decrease of approximately 3.13 percent, or $4.84.
After authorities were called to a three-story Philadelphia home, they discovered a toddler on the roof and a 1-year-old climbing out of a window.
A Tuesday afternoon crash that jammed traffic at the Spaghetti Bowl has been cleared.
A man shot by a Las Vegas police officer this past week during a burglary investigation was running away from the officer and was armed with an unloaded pistol when the cop fired, Metro said Tuesday.
A former Metro detective accused in an attack on a prostitute cut a deal with prosecutors Tuesday that is expected to result in probation.
There weren’t a lot of takers Tuesday for federally owned lands on the auction block. Thirteen of 29 parcels the Bureau of Land Management put up for sale found buyers. The land purchases totaled 357.6 acres of the 597.6 acres available, while the bureau raised $19.2 million of the $29.7 million it set as the parcels’ total minimum price.
Prosecutor Jacqueline Bluth told a North Las Vegas judge that Jeremiah Mazo, 54, faced child molestation charges in June 2008 that were dismissed and sealed after he completed “requirements.”
Pres. Barack Obama stopped by the set of the “Late Show with David Letterman” Monday night, for his eighth and what is expected to be his final guest appearance.
A state lawyer assigned to the Nevada Athletic Commission is investigating the circumstances surrounding Manny Pacquiao’s injured shoulder and the boxer’s request for an anti-inflammatory drug nearly three hours before he fought Floyd Mayweather on Saturday night at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
A Kentucky pizza delivery driver is expected to survive after being stabbed and robbed on delivery — to the emergency room.
Don’t know if they are going to need many podiums, but Democrats on Tuesday said one of their presidential primary debates will be held in Nevada.
The stepfather of a Bullhead City, Ariz., girl slain in September was given a 20-year prison sentence Tuesday for selling methamphetamine to undercover cops.
Rapper Rick Ross gifted 200 bottles of Luc Belaire to Mayweather before the champ even won Saturday’s fight.
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