A Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority subcommittee is recommending the Riviera be torn down sooner rather than later.
A Florida family who has hunted treasure for years found more than $1 million worth of gold artifacts this summer from the wreckage of a 1715 Spanish fleet that sank in the Atlantic, according to a salvage company’s estimate.
Frustrated by what they call arbitrary actions by Clark County officials that have delayed their opening, the owners of a medical marijuana dispensary are considering legal action.
A man and woman who admitted being too high on methamphetamines to rescue three toddlers killed in a Las Vegas mobile home fire were sentenced Monday to 10 to 30 years in prison.
Sure, the Las Vegas Strip is obviously where tourists want to spend their vacation, but more and more visitors are extending their trips further north to downtown — as well as becoming a regular go-to for locals.
A bill intended to make it easier for families to apply for college financial aid has been reintroduced in Congress.
Donald Trump's so-far durable support in the Republican race for the presidential nomination rests largely on widespread dissatisfaction with Washington and his criticism of immigration policies.
The "NO, Ifs ands or..." Crazy Girls bronze statue was placed in its new home on Monday. The statue was moved to the casino floor at Planet Hollywood, the new location for the topless revue, which called the Riviera home before that resort closed in May.
Actress Kristen Bell called a young 'Frozen' fan, who was recently diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor, and left a voicemail as Princess Anna, the character she voices in the Disney animated feature.
Friends, family and even complete strangers of two women killed in last week's movie theater shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana, will gather Monday for their funerals.
The search for two missing 14-year-old boys from South Florida whose empty boat was found adrift in the Atlantic Ocean has been extended north beyond Jacksonville, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday.
The feeling had been nagging at me for years, the urge to ride a bicycle along the Pacific Ocean in North County, that area north of San Diego. From Oceanside through Carlsbad and Encinitas to Solana Beach, Del Mar and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. All on old U.S. 101, the coastal road.
An agreement reached between Switch, NV Energy and state regulators that would keep the data storage company as a customer of the utility is up for review Thursday by the state Public Utilities Commission.
Thirty-five women who have accused Bill Cosby of sex assault appear on the current cover of New York Magazine in a stunning statement of unity against the legendary comic.
The Las Vegas police department has identified the three officers who were involved in a fatal shootout Saturday.
Authorities in Atlanta said on Monday they will conduct an autopsy on Bobbi Kristina Brown in hopes of determining how the daughter of late singer Whitney Houston suffered the injuries six months ago that caused her irreversible brain damage.
A man was charged with murder after fatally shooting another man in a Florida road rage incident.
Evel Knievel Days, held in Butte, Montana, came to a climax on Saturday with Gregg Godfrey's world record semitruck jump.
Southbound lanes will be restricted on the Strip as work proceeds this week at the Bellagio, where a stage is being built for a Kabuki show on the lake in front of the hotel-casino.
A 48-year-old motorcyclist who was thrown from his bike in the western valley Sunday night has died, Las Vegas police said.
If you're serious about building a better financial foundation and meeting monetary goals, there are steps you can take. You won't see the changes overnight, but commit to one or more of these strategies, and within a year you'll be richer.
With his retirement next year, U.S. Sen. Harry Reid’s days as a Capitol Hill power broker might be numbered. But on the fundraising trail the Nevadan evidently still can rake it in from Democratic special interests.
A new study suggests that government entities in the drought-stricken Colorado River Basin could save water each year using a process called performance contracting to improve conservation efforts.
Some entertainers may be delusional about their audiences. Not Rich Little.
An Arizona man is accused of decapitating his wife, mutilating and killing their two dogs, cutting off his own arm and gouging out one of his eyes, police said.
Under Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo, changes came quickly. Detectives have new job descriptions. Some substations are public again. And police shootings have dropped, while violent crime is on the rise.
If you're tired of the heat and looking for a cooler place to live, you might try Summerlin or even Anthem. Heather Bruton-Berrey doesn’t switch on the air conditioner in her Summerlin home until June.
The route through the Sierra Nevadas runs through historic towns, follows streams, overlooks lakes, traverses ranch country and climbs several foothill summits.
Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, died on Sunday -- five-and-a-half months after being found unconscious in a bathtub at her home in Roswell, Ga. She was 22.
A flow of weather from the Mojave Desert is drying out our already dry heat.
A collection of biological codes sits in a library at UNLV. Much of the focus is learning how the codes can help cells fight off HIV. Researchers hope this work can be used to develop drugs much faster.
Real estate magnate Donald Trump moved to the top of the 2016 Republican presidential field in a CNN poll released on Sunday, edging out rival Jeb Bush and gaining support from Republicans in the last month despite a series of controversial statements.
With the new school year just around the corner, parents often are faced with a daunting list of things to do to help their children get ready to go back to the classroom.
Traffic engineers claim they're not working against you. Some of the most common inquiries in the Road Warrior email inbox involve the timing of traffic signals.
The U.S. Coast Guard on Sunday afternoon found an overturned and empty boat belonging to two teenage boys who went missing off the Florida coast during a fishing expedition two days ago, the service said.
Women tend to be emotional creatures, and when we are pregnant, we are even more emotional. Here are five topics that are best to avoid bringing up to an expectant mother.