Authorities have identified the man who died Tuesday after three Las Vegas police officers shot at him.
The visitor center and the 13-mile Scenic Drive at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area were closed for much of the day Wednesday because of a power outage, but both are expected to reopen Thursday.
America has a new Thanksgiving trend: "Friendsgiving."
Las Vegas police are asking for the public's help in finding the driver who fled after hitting and killing a 51-year-old pedestrian earlier this month.
The last thing you'll want to do after you've eaten half your body weight is move. Odds are, you'll be too stuffed on Thanksgiving to even think. These 10 acclaimed movies are all at least three hours long, giving you plenty of time to recover from your turkey coma.
President Barack Obama signed a sweeping defense policy bill into law on Wednesday, legislation that authorizes $607 billion in defense spending but also includes provisions that make it harder to close the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
CARSON CITY — Draft orders posted Wednesday by state regulators would allow three major gaming companies to leave as customers of Nevada Power Co. and secure their own electricity supplies on the open market, but only upon payment collectively of $126.6 million in exit fees.
William G. "Bill" Roberts, a Tonopah native and longtime central Nevada journalist, died Saturday at Renown Medical Center in Reno following a brief illness. He was 64.
Between all the hustle and bustle of cooking a huge meal and getting a jump-start on holiday shopping, Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend can be stressful.
Two people are confirmed dead after a Wednesday morning collision between a tractor-trailor and pickup on state Route 318 near mile marker 18 in Nye County, according to Nevada Highway Patrol trooper Loy Hixson.
The holiday season is upon us, and that means consumers across the country are already scouring the internet and shopping malls in search of the best deals. While there are lots of great offerings at this time of year, money-savvy shoppers know a secret for saving big bucks: free samples.
Five players to watch when UNLV's football team plays at Wyoming at 11 a.m. PST Saturday:
Las Vegas Homicide detectives are working to identify a person of interest in the fatal shooting of Dwayne Autry Taylor, 39, in a central valley apartment Monday.
Las Vegas police have released video footage of a "person of interest" in the fatal shooting of 16-year-old Tiyvone Taylor Mills on Oct. 26.
Wynn Las Vegas' signature seafood restaurant, Bartolotta Ristorante di Mare, was reborn as Costa di Mare Oct. 19, following the departure of chef Paul Bartolotta and "arrival" of Wynn veteran chef Mark LoRusso, late of the Wynn/Encore restaurants Tableau and Botero, and former executive chef of Aqua at Bellagio.
President Barack Obama sought to reassure Americans they are safe on Wednesday as millions of people embarked on their annual Thanksgiving travels, with security at airports, New York City's parade festivities and other venues expected to be heightened amid jitters after the Paris attacks.
A Georgia sheriff has staked out his ground in the U.S. culture wars by posting a large sign cautioning visitors that his community is proud to be "politically incorrect."
Al Lasso was a struggling college student and craps dealer when "Casino" came to town. Fame came calling, he fantasized.
The man arrested in the Sept. 25 robbery of the M Resort has been indicted by a federal grand jury.
The man who died when the car he was in collided with a U-Haul truck Tuesday has been identified by the Clark County coroner's office as Anthony Barbaro.
Fresh off of breaking chart records and already boasting the biggest-selling album of 2015 with "25," the British singer positively crushed it Tuesday on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon."
The Rebels face No. 13 Indiana in the 5th-place game of the Maui Invitational today.
Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson is a gifted speaker, but when given a chance Monday to clarify the record on his latest derogatory statement about followers of Islam, he couldn't quite seem to get the job done.
The teenage girl who police say was left to die in the street after being struck by a drunk driver Tuesday afternoon has been identified by the Clark County coroner's office.
Wednesday had been marked as the day Chicago officials had to release graphic dashcam video of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald's final moments and -- because of that -- the day the city could erupt.
The winds that rattled the Las Vegas Valley Tuesday will move out and a freeze watch for parts of the valley will move in Wednesday.
A 56-year-old man who put his 8-year-old granddaughter behind the wheel in a fatal crash has a lengthy criminal history including a conviction as a persistent DUI offender.
Wait until after Thanksgiving to be a grinch and, for now at least, fully embrace the beautiful American tradition that is the White House turkey pardon.
The 2015 Nevada Legislature adjourned on June 1, but the session never ended for state gaming regulators.
Less than a year from now, Americans will elect their next president. Not surprisingly, the campaign for the most important job in the world has been highly divisive.
With Black Friday and Cyber Monday around the corner, people are already creating strategies for how to shop efficiently.
A 28-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after police said he hit a teenage pedestrian while driving drunk and then took off, leaving her to die in the street.
Leave it to our old friend Jimmy Kimmel to send the interwebs into a tizzy yet again. The Clark High School graduate debuted the first trailer for "Captain America: Civil War" during Tuesday's episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
In the wake of New York City's infamous pizza rat, a new rat has emerged on the city — selfie rat.
Instead of spending Black Friday camped in front of Wal-Mart or stampeding through Best Buy, why not pitch a tent in the forest or hike a trail by the lake?
While families across America enjoy Thanksgiving dinner Thursday, another Nevada Army National Guard unit will be packing their duffle bags for a tour of Afghanistan.
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