A jury sided with a former UNLV football player Wednesday, saying a Las Vegas surgeon botched a spinal surgery that ended the man's athletic career.
Southern Nevada probably hasn't seen the last of Tom Collins. The former Clark County commissioner said he plans to run for the mayor of North Las Vegas — but with a caveat.
When he took his final breath at 4 a.m. on June 13, Malachi Briggs was 7 years old and no longer able to fight the cancer that had ravaged his body. He was at home in Las Vegas, in hospice care, his tumors inoperable and his loving spirit preparing to pass to a peaceful place without pain and catheters.
After months of tinkering and weeks of contentious debate, Las Vegas council members on Wednesday agreed they weren't quite ready to adopt an ordinance that would restrict when and where buskers could perform underneath the Fremont canopy.
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, addressing a charity function Tuesday night at Gillette Stadium, calls Deflategate the "most overblown story in recent NFL history."
McDonald's announced this week its decision to offer all-day breakfast starting Oct. 6 in the U.S. While drive-thru enthusiasts have been waiting for this moment all their life, they've always had a selection of all-day breakfast around Las Vegas.
A 19-year-old Houston man, a day ahead of starting community college, accidentally killed himself Tuesday while taking selfies with a gun, police said.
Rep. Joe Heck expressed his opposition Wednesday to the Iran nuclear deal, saying he does not trust Iran to live up to its commitments and doubts the Obama administration would stringently enforce it.
After spending years in development limbo, Disney's adaptation for "Artemis Fowl" may have found new life.
Three men were arrested in connection with a northwest valley homicide that occurred earlier this week, Las Vegas police said Wednesday afternoon.
The Clark County School District will settle a lawsuit filed on behalf of a student prevented from forming an anti-abortion club at West Career and Technical Academy, according to a Chicago-based law firm that represents the students.
Las Vegas police are investigating a shooting in the central valley that sent a man to the hospital in the wee hours of Wednesday morning.
Sony Pictures Entertainment executives altered the script of its forthcoming movie "Concussion," about football-related brain trauma, to avoid antagonizing the National Football League, the New York Times reported on Wednesday.
The Las Vegas FBI office was involved in security detail of the 2010 Burning Man event, according to documents requested by a California-based writer.
It's not exactly the downtown arena or stadium that Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman had in mind and it sometimes gets overshadowed by the Strip's new outdoor festival sites such as Rock in Rio.
For Labor Day weekend, three days when the vast majority of Americans are off work, the only new wide release is "The Transporter Refueled." With that in mind, here's a look back at my 10 favorite movies of the summer that you can check out instead.
The Nevada Division of Insurance said Wednesday that it has approved 2016 health insurance rates for individual and small-group coverage.
Baltimore City Circuit Court judge Barry Glenn Williams ruled Wednesday that there will be separate trials for each of the six Baltimore police officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray.
Las Vegas police are investigating a southwest valley shooting that left a man wounded.
We all know how devastating it is when a phenomenal book comes to an end. However, for this baby, the sensation of discovering an incredible book isn't a seldom feeling.
Roos-N-More is getting another chance to show Clark County commissioners that it deserves to stay in operation.
Authorities in northern Illinois expanded their search for three suspects in the fatal shooting of a 30-year police officer as local schools were closed on Wednesday and vigils for the officer were planned.
She says the fact that it's spicy and cheesy reflects her personality, and who are we to argue? That's Mindy Kaling we're talking about, and the flavor attributes refer to The Mindy Burger, which goes on sale today at Umami Burger locations including the one at SLS Las Vegas
Gilbert Flores, 41, was killed on Friday by two Bexar County deputies. A cell phone video of the incident, which took place near San Antonio, appeared to show the victim with his hands in the air before being shot.
Former Clark County Commissioner Tom Collins says he's running for mayor of North Las Vegas.
The family of a woman shot dead on a San Francisco pier in July filed wrongful death claims on Tuesday against the sheriff and two federal agencies, citing negligence and other errors in the handling of an undocumented immigrant accused of killing her.
UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez, QB Blake Decker and DB Peni Vea met with the media on Tuesday, and they're all very excited about the upcoming season.
The 17-year-old North Las Vegas boy who died after being struck by a car Tuesday afternoon has been identified by the Clark County coroner's office as Daniel Benavides.
It was just a business decision. That's the cool, professional tone of the April announcement by Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. that it had agreed to settle the vast majority of the product liability lawsuits against its diabetes drug Actos.
Nevada officials on Tuesday announced receiving an $11 million federal grant to expand mental health services for children.
A proposal to rename the three campuses of the College of Southern Nevada was approved Tuesday by an advisory panel of local community leaders, clearing its last hurdle before heading to state education officials for final consideration.
The 24-minute news conference was nearing a close Tuesday, but it wasn't winding down. UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez never winds down. At least it seems like he never does.
McCarran International Airport will be the fifth fastest-growing airport in the country over the next 10 years, a noted aviation expert said Tuesday.
The Henderson City Council approved a medical marijuana dispensary Tuesday night that plans to open on Eastern Avenue, south of the 215 Beltway.
Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka, a professional wrestling star in the 1980s, was charged on Tuesday with third degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the 1983 death of his girlfriend, prosecutors said.
North Las Vegas police arrested a man they said put a hidden camera in the bathroom of a clothing store, the department said Tuesday night.
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