Metro’s Homicide Unit is investigating the discovery of a body in the desert on Thursday.
Don’t forget to reach deep down into your artsy, hipster heart, and attend First Friday downtown, if you’re the sort that enjoys drinking wine, rambling about, looking at some art, and listening to free music.
Michael Brown’s parents will file a wrongful death civil lawsuit against Ferguson, Missouri and the white police officer who shot dead the unarmed 18-year-old black man last August in the St. Louis suburb, a family attorney said on Thursday.
March: Comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb, which is an easy way to remember that you’ll likely find the best savings of the year on lamb this month in the grocery store — I’m not lyin’.
Quarterback Peyton Manning is officially returning to play for the Denver Broncos after passing his physical Thursday and signing a restructured contract for the 2015 season.
A treacherous winter storm reaching from Texas to New England closed schools, canceled more than 4,000 flights and stranded hundreds of drivers overnight in Kentucky, where as much as 23 inches of snow fell. And a Delta Air Lines plane arriving in heavy snow at New York’s LaGuardia Airport from Atlanta slid off the runway.
Equal pay for women doing the same work as men should be a no brainer because it’s a matter of fairness. But this isn’t just about sisters getting what they deserve or even a convenient political talking point. Equal pay helps everyone, and ever more Americans are voicing their concern about continued disparities.
Forget about Andrew Jackson and his big hair. It’s time we put a woman on the $20 bill.
Las Vegas police need the public’s help identifying two attackers after two men were stabbed outside a restaurant in Chinatown.
Amid an intense legal battle to get criminal charges dismissed, the son of wealthy Malaysian businessman Paul Phua has agreed to plead guilty in what prosecutors say was an illegal international betting scheme.
A school bus, a truck and an automobile collided on a rural highway in Washington state on Thursday, killing the woman who was driving the car and sending 46 others, most of them children, to area hospitals, state troopers said.
More than 3,000 NV Energy customers got their power back Thursday after an outage in downtown Las Vegas and adjacent areas.
The latest Vegas strip club stunt comes from Deja Vu Showgirls, which is promising the winner of the Floyd Mayweather/Manny Pacquiao fight: Free couch dances for life — and four strippers will tattoo his name on their bodies.
No criminal charges will be filed against suspended NASCAR driver Kurt Busch in a domestic abuse case involving his former girlfriend, prosecutors in Delaware said on Thursday.
North Korea’s official KCNA news agency called Thursday’s knife attack on the U.S. ambassador to South Korea “deserved punishment” for U.S. military exercises with South Korea, calling the assault “the knife of justice.”
A growing controversy over Democrat Hillary Clinton’s use of personal email for work while she was secretary of state could drag on for months, threatening to cloud the expected launch of her 2016 presidential campaign.
A jury in Arizona failed to reach a verdict on Thursday in the sentencing retrial of Jodi Arias, sparing the former waitress from the death penalty for murdering her ex-boyfriend in 2008.
A man is being sought by police after kicking in a door and attacking a woman with a “large knife” in the area of Charleston Boulevard and Sahara Avenue in late February, Las Vegas police said Thursday.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will eliminate its elephant acts by 2018 amid ongoing criticism by animal welfare activists, the circus’ parent company said on Thursday.
A Las Vegas couple asked the Assembly Judiciary Committee on Wednesday to approve a bill that would allow them to carry their loaded weapons and still serve as foster parents.
Nevada is going through a growth spurt and Clark County is leading the way. And the trend is probably going to continue at least for the next 18 years based on projections by Nevada Demographer Jeff Hardcastle.
A shot to the nose knocked out freshman guard Patrick McCaw, one of UNLV’s most valuable players, early in the second half. What could have turned into a lopsided fight at that point still went the distance.
Miracle Flights for Kids provides a great service to low-income kids in need of medical help, but try to find out how the organization operates, and you might become frustrated.
A North Las Vegas neighborhood met Wednesday night to mourn the loss of 8-year-old Matthew Cattlet. Friends and family joined neighbors at the Village at Craig Ranch’s exit gate, on Goldfield Street and Newburg Avenue. They used candles, flowers, stuffed animals and at least a dozen Spider-Man balloons to pay tribute to the boy who lost his life in a tragic accident Tuesday night.
She knew something awful had happened. It was smoky and all she could hear were muffled screams. Her foot was turned sideways and her legs wouldn’t work right. And her good friend, Krystle Campbell, was just lying there on the ground.
Democrat Hillary Clinton on Wednesday broke her silence over a budding controversy involving her emails when she was secretary of state, saying she wanted the U.S. State Department to release them swiftly.
SAFER technology has existed since 2002, and it’s now 2015, and the inside walls at most NASCAR tracks still don’t have steel and foam energy to reduce the impact of big hits.
Participants in the massive effort to pack Las Vegas home owner association boards say they took “loans” they didn’t have to repay but also feared key figures had organized crime ties.
If you see a private plane in the sky, there’s a pretty good chance it’s coming from — or heading to — New York City.
The Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance is investigating how twin 16-week-old fetuses ended up at a Henderson laundry in a shipment of linen from Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center, a state public health official said Wednesday.
Nevada’s governor says more money is needed for education and other proposed revenue sources are too limited or too complex to tackle this year.
Life expectancy can vary dramatically by neighborhood in the Las Vegas Valley with a disparity of as much as 16 years in the nine miles that separates the Strip from Henderson, according to researchers.
Luke Evans is in negotiations to play the villainous Gaston in Disney’s live-action retelling of “Beauty and the Beast,” which stars “Harry Potter” actress Emma Watson as Belle and “Downton Abbey” alum Dan Stevens as the Beast.
A 78-year-old Mesquite man died Tuesday when his car fell into a lake after he sped through an intersection and crashed into a curb, according to Nevada Highway Patrol.
A controversial bill that would extend a bond rollover program to address pressing school construction needs was signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Brian Sandoval after the bill won approval in the Assembly on a bipartisan vote.
Las Vegas Valley Water District customers will see their rates go up in each of the next three years to help pay for a new deep-water pumping station at Lake Mead.
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