Dozens of people waiting in line cheered Friday when Nevada's first medical marijuana dispensary opened in Sparks, 15 years after voters approved medicinal pot.
President Barack Obama is lined up this month for yet another trip to Las Vegas, officials confirmed Friday.
HBO's most-watched series, the medieval fantasy drama "Game of Thrones," will likely continue through three more seasons, a network executive said on Thursday, as he defended the show's gritty violence.
One person was hospitalized following a garage fire in the northeast valley blamed on "careless handling of ashes," according to the Clark County Fire Department.
The Sacramento Kings hired Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman as an assistant coach on Friday.
It's still mostly dry in the valley, but Las Vegas' mountain got some icy precipitation Friday that temporarily closed a road.
The planned August opening of a new tower at St. Rose Dominican Hospital, Siena campus in Henderson starts a hospital building spurt in Southern Nevada that will add more than 400 rooms by the end of next year.
A new rate structure for Nevada Power Co. customers who want to install rooftop solar and participate in net metering would provide a credit of about 5.5 cents per kilowatt hour instead of the current 11.6 cents, according to a filing made Friday by NV Energy with the state Public Utilities Commission.
Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman would be extradited to the United States if he happens to be caught again, under a Mexican court order announced by authorities.
Trying to be Good Samaritans cost two members of a Montana family their lives and left their daughter wounded. The triple shooting happened in the town of Pryor, Montana, about 30 miles south of Billings.
An anti-abortion group that released videos purporting to show Planned Parenthood staff discussing the illegal sale of aborted fetal tissue has been sued by a group of abortion providers.
Illinois State Police were interrupted by 10 people looking to buy heroin last week while police were conducting a raid.
A Missouri man faces criminal charges after driving drunk in a stolen vehicle, fighting with a deputy and beating a police dog with a rock in northern Arizona, according to the Mohave County Sheriff's Office.
In celebration of its first anniversary, Mercadito at Red Rock Resort has introduced the Surf & Turf taco and Old Fashioned Mercadito.
Nicholas Ballou binds his chest each day before leaving his home. It's so tight he often finds it hard to breathe and has gotten lightheaded. Throughout the day, he might touch his chest or adjust the wrap — a nervous habit. Nothing can be out of place.
My child did not have a good year last year in school and was so relieved when summer came. Now she is getting very anxious, even sick, about going back.
One man was injured and another was taken into custody Friday morning after a stabbing in the eastern valley, Las Vegas police said.
A federal magistrate on Friday entered a "temporary" not guilty plea for Dylann Roof on hate crime charges in the slaying of nine African-Americans at a South Carolina church, even as his lawyer said his client wanted to plead guilty.
The National Organization of Parents of Murdered Children kicked off it's national conference Thursday night with a ceremony to unveil panels from the nonprofit's Murder Wall memorial.
The arts and crafts store will celebrate its opening with a ceremony Aug. 10 at the 55,000-square-foot facility at 6361 N. Decatur Blvd.
The Coast Guard's weeklong search for the two Florida teens, who vanished at sea on July 24, will stop at sunset Friday, after an extensive coastal search that extended from southern Florida to North Carolina, Capt. Mark Fedor told reporters in Miami.
A Fort Worth, Texas, police officer has been placed on mandatory administrative leave after fatally shooting a man brandishing a pistol on Friday morning.
After three trials and 18 years in prison — including 13 on death row — a Broward County jury in 2012 found Seth Penalver not guilty of capital murder in the 1994 slayings of three people.
A Kingman, Ariz., man has been arrested after police said he used a hatchet to kill a transient man he was trying to evict from his home in northwest Arizona.
The American dentist who killed Cecil the lion was a "foreign poacher" who paid for an illegal hunt and he should be extradited to Zimbabwe to face justice, environment minister Oppah Muchinguri said on Friday.
Saving historic buildings isn't always a high priority in Southern Nevada, but Boulder City has worked to make it so.
Her husband praises her for her efforts to improve the lives of Nevadans, ticking off issues she works on including prescription drug abuse, homelessness, various programs for school children, and mental health.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Capitol Police said they were investigating a vehicle that struck a barricade at the congressional complex on Friday.
Over a month after a newly-formed search and rescue group had its trailer and equipment stolen, the items are still missing, Las Vegas police said Thursday.
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The embattled director of an agency providing public housing in Clark County ordered senior staffers not to communicate with commissioners on its oversight board without his approval.
Talking to Las Vegas police as a tape recorder rolled, 19-year-old Erich Nowsch first denied knowing anything about a mother of four being fatally shot outside her home in February.
An in-house investigation of the emergency landing of Allegiant Air Flight 426 in Fargo, N.D., last week has found that the flight crew operated within the bounds of all regulations and "our captain exercised sound judgment in the operation of his aircraft," the airline said Thursday.
Two monuments down, one to go.
Bryan Keith Day never said a word to officers before he shot one of them three times — including once in the face — with a pellet gun.
A woman was found dead in her central valley townhouse Wednesday, and Las Vegas police are investigating her death as a homicide.
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