Leading Las Vegas sports bettor Glen Cobb was sentenced to one year of probation Tuesday for his role in what federal prosecutors alleged was a multimillion-dollar illegal gambling operation.
The Clark County coroner's office Tuesday confirmed what Las Vegas police suspected in a northwest valley homicide investigation.
New York Mets relief pitcher Jenrry Mejia has been suspended for 162 games after testing positive for banned substances a second time, Major League Baseball said on Tuesday.
An inmate on a Nevada Department of Forestry work crew escaped in the east Las Vegas Valley on Tuesday afternoon, according to the Department of Corrections.
Las Vegas officials have already cleaned up the glass containers and brown bag liquor sales on Fremont Street. Now they plan to clean up the buskers.
An American man is being sought in connection with a case that has drawn international attention -- the killing of Cecil the lion -- Zimbabwean officials said Tuesday.
Clean-energy advocates said Tuesday that a new EPA-mandated Clean Power Plan for Nevada to reduce its carbon emissions through 2030 is an opportunity to generate jobs and lower utility bills for consumers.
Baccarat results on the Strip sunk statewide gaming revenue in June.
This year's edition of the iHeartRadio Music Festival is slated for Sept. 19 and 20 at the MGM Grand Garden. Tickets for annual two-day music festival range from $160.50 to $528 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday.
The anti-abortion group targeting Planned Parenthood released another video Tuesday, this one featuring an interview with a woman who says she worked in a clinic procuring tissue from aborted fetuses.
Viewer interest in Caitlyn Jenner's transformation remains high, with Sunday's premiere of "I Am Cait" on E! drawing the network's largest audience for a premiere in four years — though it wasn't as big as a "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" special on Jenner in May.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Tuesday upheld the four-game suspension handed to quarterback Tom Brady for his role in a scheme to deflate the footballs in the conference championship game that put the New England Patriots in the 2015 Super Bowl.
The National Archives has released more than 350 photos of former President George W. Bush and other top Bush Administration officials from Sept. 11, 2001.
Las Vegas Events, the promoter of the National Finals Rodeo held every December in Las Vegas, has extended its deal with Thomas & Mack Center to hold the popular rodeo event at the arena through 2024.
A central valley post office's parking lot was the site of a stabbing early Tuesday, according to Las Vegas police.
While traveling from California for one night in Las Vegas isn't unheard of at all, not many take the opportunity to make a timelapse of the city.
Cowabunga Bay water park in Henderson is open for business Tuesday, despite public health officials' concerns over lifeguard certification.
The 46 years since Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon have not lessened the sense of wonder of that that moment. But the decades have deteriorated his iconic space suit, which has been locked away in climate-controlled storage.
A mother in Oklahoma said her two young children are in the hospital after they were severely sunburned while in the care of a daycare.
Teens are more likely to use electronic cigarettes if their friends and family view them as cool or acceptable, a new study suggests.
High temperatures may not exactly be on the rise for Las Vegas, but the humidity levels sure will.
A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with the suspected death of an 8-year-old girl after a body was found in a dumpster in the coastal California city of Santa Cruz, police said.
Florida teens Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos have been missing since Friday -- four days and counting.
With flags waving and motorcycle engines roaring, dozens of veterans rode into Las Vegas on Monday for a charity ride to show appreciation for those who served in the U.S. military.
If you were planning a trip to Cowabunga Bay on Tuesday, you may want to call ahead. Many of the Henderson water park's lifeguards are no longer certified to work there, according to officials with the Nevada Health and Human Services Department and the Southern Nevada Health District.
The Las Vegas Valley's usual summertime sunny skies and 100-degree-plus temperatures are around for now, but monsoon moisture could bring cooler weather later in the week.
A prisoner serving time in a northern Nevada prison died on Sunday, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections.
The NFL continues to remove its glass ceiling, and the Arizona Cardinals continue to help lead the way. Just a few months after the league hired Sarah Thomas as its first female referee, the Cardinals -- long advocates for African-American executives -- have brought in a female coach.
Most people don't know the immediate steps to take when they have lost or found a pet. Hopefully, this short list of Do's and Don'ts will help reunite pets and owners here in the valley.
It's little solace for a local charity that lost $2.2 million in what civil court documents describe as a loan Ponzi scheme, but it appears things could have been much worse for Miracle Flights for Kids.
A man killed on Lake Mohave over the weekend when a boat backed over him has been identified.
The college football preview magazines are clear concerning their expectations for UNLV this season.
For the third time in three years, a former real estate agent is defending himself at trial in a mortgage fraud scheme federal prosecutors allege defrauded lending institutions out of more than $24 million.
Clark County officials credit strict building codes for helping to prevent the spread of flames at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' rooftop pool Saturday afternoon.
Security camera footage has emerged of a mother saving her young son's life seconds before losing her own on an escalator in China.
The Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended the group's outright ban on openly gay adult leaders and employees, rolling back a policy that has deeply divided the membership of the 105-year-old Texas-based organization.
- Page 1