Plenty of shopping centers in Southern Nevada are filled with retailers and shoppers. But not every plaza is so lucky. Large, empty stores have left gaping holes in some retail centers around the valley.
While the NFL saga of the proposed Oakland Raiders move to Las Vegas and construction of the team’s new arena continues, Major Series of Putting has its plans and financing in place for the fall opening of its 18-hole arena golf course behind Planet Hollywood. What is MSOP, you ask?
Twelve years ago, widespread destruction from Hurricane Katrina on the Gulf Coast helped compel federal engineers 2,000 miles away in California to remake a 1950s-era dam by constructing a massive steel-and-concrete gutter that would manage surging waters in times of torrential storms.
A GoFundMe account has been set up to help cover medical costs for a teen bicyclist who suffered critical injuries when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver Friday.
The first outer rain bands from a powerful Pacific storm headed to Northern California on Sunday brought light rain and wind and renewed warnings of possible flooding in the already soggy region.
A second person has died in a fatal crash that occurred near Jean on Saturday.
There are now more Mexican gray wolves roaming the American Southwest than at any time since the federal government began trying to reintroduce the predators nearly two decades ago.
On Sunday, the Rebels fell to the Aztecs, 77-64, in a Mountain West conference game at Viejas Arena in San Diego. With the loss, UNLV (10-17, 3-11) set a school record for most defeats in a season. The Rebels have lost seven in a row, their longest losing streak since the 1958-59 season.
Anthony Davis had an All-Star Game for the record books. And on a night when Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant provided a glimpse of the past, Giannis Antetokounmpo showed he’s clearly part of the future and a midcourt lob attempt from James Harden even went in, Davis absolutely stole the show.
Investigators are looking for four North Korean men who flew out of Malaysia the same day Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean ruler’s outcast half brother, apparently was poisoned at an airport in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysian police said Sunday.
Steve Spector has created thousands of portraits, many of which overlook diners at Palm Restaurant.
Entrance fees at public lands, including the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, will be waived on Monday to celebrate Presidents Day.
As the fastest of NASCAR’s six noncharter drivers in pole day qualifying, Xfinity Series veteran Brendan Gaughan is assured a spot in the 40-car Daytona 500 field.
On Sunday morning, after nine months of deployment in Kuwait, roughly 80 soldiers from the Nevada Army Guard’s Bravo Company, 422nd Expeditionary Signal Battalion, reunited with friends and family at the Las Vegas Readiness Center.
Nevada’s burgeoning rooftop solar industry crashed and burned last year after new rates for net metering were approved that did away with financial incentives for the green energy investment. Now several state lawmakers want to get the industry back on track and growing again.
As measured by human landmarks, Zealandia encompasses New Zealand and the island of New Caledonia about 1,500 miles to the north.
Can you define what a “smart city” means for where you live? Neither can many of your local and state officials — but they will tell you that’s the kind of city they want to create.
Hundreds of scientists, environmental advocates and their supporters held a rally in Boston on Sunday to protest what they see as increasing threats to science and research in the U.S.
A SpaceX rocket soared from NASA’s long-idled moonshot pad Sunday, sending up space station supplies from the exact spot where astronauts embarked on the lunar landings nearly a half-century ago.
Clark County School District officials argue that schools exit the Turnaround Zone in better standing than they entered. Yet nine of 13 schools that have exited still fall below state averages, either in math and reading proficiency levels or in composite ACT scores.
Clark County alone is home to 67 “high-hazard” dams, which have potential to inflice death and destruction in the event of a failure.
“The Lego Batman Movie” is dominating the North American box office with an estimated $44 million this President’s Day weekend — nearly matching the combined haul of “Fifty Shades Darker” and “The Great Wall.”
If you’re old enough to fight and die for your country, you should be old enough to play blackjack and drop a few dollars into a slot machine at the local casino. At least, that’s the logic Assemblyman Jim Wheeler, R-Minden.
After a week off, the Rebels return to action this weekend and begin a two-game road trip at San Diego State on Sunday.
The week proved to be a division between sports and lawlessness, with one side producing some of the game’s most entertaining and unforgettable moments and the other shining a negative light on Las Vegas.
After record-breaking rainfall over the weekend, Las Vegas Valley residents can look forward to a warmer, drier week, according to the National Weather Service.
A huge Pacific storm that parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least two people, eased off Saturday but it was only a temporary reprieve as new storms took aim farther north.
UNLV first-year basketball coach Marvin Menzies was a key part of recruiting players to turn around San Diego State when he went there in 1999. The Rebels visit the Aztecs on Sunday.
About 90 people on Saturday attended an East Las Vegas forum, hosted by the National Hispanic Legislative Caucus, that sought to inform immigrants of their rights when confronted by law enforcement.
A Las Vegas man is in critical condition after crashing into a southwest valley wall Saturday evening in rainy weather.
The second man killed in a fiery crash at SpeedVegas last week was identified Saturday by the Clark County Coroner.
The Las Vegas Valley broke the record for daily rainfall Saturday, the National Weather Service said. Meteorologist Stan Czyzyk said the valley recorded 0.43 inches of rain by 8 p.m. Saturday, breaking the 2005 mark for the date.
A teenager is in critical condition after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver Friday afternoon in the central valley.
Bureau of Land Management Agent Dan Love, who is a central figure in the government’s case against rancher Cliven Bundy, has been identified as the target of a broad federal ethics probe in a letter that accuses him of scrubbing emails, influencing witnesses, and deleting hundreds of documents the day before a congressional investigative committee issued a records request.
Glenn Robinson III is the NBA’s new dunk king, with an assist to Indiana teammate Paul George, the Pacers’ mascot and a Pacers cheerleader.
Tymara Walker stepped to the mic and asked her audience to stand, and belted out the first notes of “Lift Every Voice and Sing.” Soon the air was thick with the voices of the full audience, who swayed and sang along Saturday, marking the start of the Black History Month Festival at Springs Preserve.
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