A person suspected of killing a woman on Saturday morning near the Circus Circus has been arrested in California, according to Las Vegas police.
Former Washington Redskins defensive back Fred Smoot has been charged with domestic assault following an altercation at a suburban Washington home, police said Tuesday.
A plea agreement is resolving the case against a Las Vegas man accused of foolishly driving a tour bus through raging floodwater in northwest Arizona in 2013.
Alice Cooper gives a funny but real warning to new band members when they join his knife-throwing, sword-swinging concert tour.
A man who shot and killed an 18-year-old Las Vegas woman was sentenced Tuesday to 18 years to life in prison.
The U.S. government will publish sweeping new rules on Tuesday requiring chain restaurants and large vending machine operators to disclose calorie counts on menus to make people more aware of the risks of obesity posed by fatty, sugary foods.
Even if they’ve figured out how to brine, stuff (maybe) and roast the Thanksgiving turkey, many people are daunted by the carving of the bird.
UNLV’s football team is putting Saturday’s 37-35 loss at Hawaii in the past. The Rebels have enough to think about with UNR coming to town this weekend.
Violent protests broke out in Missouri following the grand jury’s decision not to indict a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed, black teenager on August 9, 2014. Check out the gallery of photos.
Before funding your post-Black Friday Christmas shopping with a payday loan, look at some of these simpler — and reasonably safer — ways to get some money fast.
In an attempt to further discourage impaired driving around the valley, traffic officers will set up DUI checkpoints beginning Wednesday until the end of the holidays, Las Vegas police announced on Tuesday.
A 17-year-old recruited fellow high school students for a prostitution ring and coordinated deals on social media, charging $50 to $100 in cash and alcohol, police in Florida said.
The man who was struck and killed by a vehicle while pushing his grandaughter in a stroller Monday morning has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
The National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce brought a handful of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender business owners to Washington, D.C., for seminars about professional growth and paired them with mentors.
Justin Findlay’s the managing partner and public face of Findlay Sports & Entertainment, which is working to bring an MLS franchise to a downtown soccer stadium the city would help create.
A grand jury declined Monday to indict white police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting sparked weeks of sometimes-violent protests and inflamed deep racial tensions between many African-Americans and police.
Huddled around a smartphone hooked up to a portable speaker, Las Vegas community activists and residents listened to the announcement from Ferguson, Mo., on Monday night. Some shook their heads in disbelief while others looked up to help fight back tears as the St. Louis County prosecutor announced the decision.
Thanksgiving is one of the busiest times of the year at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, so the U.S. Bureau of Land Management is warning visitors to expect large crowds, heavy traffic and even the occasional closure over the long holiday weekend.
Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian was released from Valley Hospital Medical Center on Monday night after spending almost a week at the facility.
Photos from Ferguson show chaos as rioters break into stores and police use tear gas to try to gain control of the scene. A grand jury voted not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the August shooting death of an unarmed black teen, Michael Brown.
In 2010, the price of walk-up, single-day lift ticket at Vail and Beaver Creek ski resorts topped $100. Aspen quickly followed suit, and ticket prices at resorts across the country have consistently increased in the years since. The trend has raised a question that has dogged the ski industry for years: Is the sport becoming unaffordable for the middle class?
The Las Vegas Fire Department has achieved something for the first time in more than 20 years — 424 days without anyone dying in a fire on its watch.
A Henderson man who unintentionally shot and killed a family friend at a downtown Las Vegas bail bond company was sentenced to one to four years in prison Monday.
Way to go, everyone.
A man died along a busy stretch of South Rainbow Boulevard on Monday, and Las Vegas police were looking for the driver they said struck him while he pushed a toddler in a stroller.
Embattled comedian Bill Cosby’s show in Yakima, Washington state, has been canceled, venue organizers said Monday, in the latest of several cancellations following decades-old sexual assault allegations that have surfaced in recent weeks.
It will be another week before Assembly Republicans choose a new speaker designate following the announcement Sunday by Sparks lawmaker Ira Hansen that he was stepping down from the post because of controversial statements he made while a columnist for the Sparks Daily Tribune.
After almost two months in The Animal Foundation’s care, some of the dogs rescued from a North Las Vegas fire that killed more than three dozen other dogs are ready to be placed in new homes.
Hundreds of students at an Oklahoma high school walked out of classes on Monday to protest what they said was a failure by school administrators to take care of three girls who have accused a male classmate of sexually assaulting them.
One of two registered sex offenders charged with raping and killing four California women confessed to a police detective after his arrest earlier this year, testimony from a grand jury transcript unsealed Monday revealed.
Police have arrested the parents of a 9-month-old girl who was hospitalized after she was accidentally shot inside her home in New York City.
Three teens who admitted to dumping urine, tobacco and spit on a 15-year-old autistic classmate during an ice bucket prank have been ordered to do community service and write apology letters to the victim and his family.
Caesars Entertainment Corp., which has been embroiled in debt reduction talks with its lenders, said Monday one of its banks had filed a notice of default against the casino operator.
One man was hospitalized after a stabbing in the southwest valley Monday, Las Vegas police said.
A Cleveland officer was less than 10 feet away when he fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun near a playground, and video of the shooting is clear about what happened, police said Monday.
Cleveland Browns general manager Ray Farmer said Monday that the team is investigating reports of a fight that took place at an upscale apartment in downtown Cleveland on Friday night that involved rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel.
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