Three of four occupiers at a national wildlife refuge in Oregon in a protest against federal land control in the West surrendered on Thursday, but a fourth refused to come out, saying his constitutional rights were being violated and that he was "feeling suicidal."
Former NFL wide receiver Josh Morgan reportedly shot himself in the leg recently while cleaning a gun.
Nevada Gaming Commission member Michonne Ascuaga, the former CEO of Northern Nevada's Sparks Nugget, is under federal investigation for failing to implement effective anti-money laundering programs at the casino, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday in relation to the property's 2013 sale.
The driver of the van that may have killed 2-year-old Evelyn Green on Sunday was located along with the vehicle Tuesday, according to North Las Vegas Police.
A 22-year-old California woman who was found dead inside her car in a Wal-Mart parking lot had been there for three months, investigators said.
A battle between rival drug gangs at a prison killed 52 people in the northeastern Mexican city of Monterrey, authorities said on Thursday, days ahead of a planned visit by Pope Francis to another jail in Mexico´s far north.
Two sections of streets in downtown Las Vegas will be closed for separate events Saturday.
Jared Padalecki is returning to "Gilmore Girls," reprising his role as Dean Forester in Netflix's four-part revival series.
A Las Vegas man has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of selling counterfeit contact lenses online to customers throughout the United States.
Springlike weather graces the Las Vegas Valley ahead of schedule with above-average high temperatures, light winds and clear skies.
A Cleveland police officer shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice as he played with a toy pellet gun in a public park. And now Cleveland has charged the Rice family for his final ambulance ride.
There's a bronzed statue on the UNLV campus that depicts Jerry Tarkanian chomping on a bronzed towel. It's a wonderful tribute, but only a tiny part of his legacy.
Contrary to popular belief, you don't need to be rich to start investing. Even if you have less than $500 to invest, there are some great investment options that only require a few hundred dollars to get started.
If you want something wearable and shiny this Valentine's Day, start dropping hints now. According to the Retail Association of Nevada, only one in five Nevadans are planning to buy jewelry for their Valentine.
Cliven Bundy, the father of the man who helped start the protest at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon, was arrested by the FBI late Wednesday night in Portland.
UNLV's 64-61 victory over San Jose State at the Thomas & Mack Center Wednesday night did little to ease the concerns of Rebels supporters, but it sure beat the alternative.
The North Las Vegas planning commission unanimously approved a height variance for part of electric car maker Faraday Future's factory Wednesday night. The carmaker needs the extra room to accommodate multiple levels of equipment in the complex's paint shop building.
More than 300 Southwest Airlines pilots on Wednesday took to picket lines in Las Vegas, protesting the lack of progress in drafting a new contract after four years of negotiations.
About a dozen gunshots erupted from inside a Summerlin home Wednesday before dawn, leaving two people in extremely critical condition at University Medical Center as of Wednesday night.
America's national parks are undeniably huge. Collectively, they cover a land mass roughly the size of Germany. "National Parks Adventure," a new IMAX 3D documentary narrated by Robert Redford and scheduled for global release on February 12, is shooting for those mega-sized proportions.
Three floors of the Luxor were evacuated in connection with a potential hazardous materials incident Wednesday morning.
A new draft proposal from a state utility regulator posted Wednesday would not grandfather in existing rooftop solar customers under former, more favorable net metering rates despite NV Energy's recommendation that they be protected for 20 years.
Carly Fiorina is ending her Republican presidential bid, the former Hewlett-Packard CEO announced on Facebook Wednesday.
Pinches, whose first Las Vegas location was a tiny spot in the Downtown Container Park, added its second local restaurant around the beginning of the year
Back in the late 1990s, Nevada saw a golden opportunity with the expansion of China's middle class and its willingness to travel internationally. Just over a decade later, Nevada is seeing another tourism opportunity.
An official with the Nevada Public Utilities Commission said Wednesday that there has been escalating tension and intimidation directed at agency staff over the rooftop-solar debate and that at least two Las Vegas protesters at a Monday hearing on the issue were openly carrying firearms.
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will speak at the University of Nevada, Reno on Saturday.
In the span of 26 hours, Robert Sean Williams broke into an east Las Vegas valley home, used a gun from the burglary to shoot and kill a man in the Wetlands Park, then broke into an apartment where he engaged police in a lengthy standoff, firing upwards of 20 shots toward officers and striking a squad car, prosecutors said Wednesday during opening statements of his trial.
Suspended defense lawyer Brian Bloomfield lied under oath before a state bar panel considering action against him over his forgery guilty plea, a prosecutor charged in court Wednesday.
Based on two two different looks into campaign spending, in addition to marketing and advertising costs, some of the 2016 presidential candidates tend to spare no expense when it comes to caffeine and pizza.
North Las Vegas police are seeking the public's help in finding a man who went missing Monday afternoon.
Wednesday's warm, clear conditions are setting the tone for the next week in Las Vegas, according to the National Weather Service.
For many cookie lovers across the country, one of the most anticipated times of the year is finally in full swing — Girl Scout cookie season.
Las Vegas motorists are stashing some extra cash in their pockets these days — but analysts say be prepared to pay more at the pump starting in March.
The U.S. Justice Department filed a civil rights lawsuit against Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday to enforce a police and court reform plan after the city said it wanted to amend some aspects of a consent decree it had reached with the federal agency.
Johnny Depp is no stranger to outlandish film roles, but he has never tried his hand — or hair — at newly crowned New Hampshire GOP primary winner Donald Trump.
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