The Las Vegas Fire Department has achieved something for the first time in more than 20 years — 424 days without anyone dying in a fire on its watch.
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A Henderson man who unintentionally shot and killed a family friend at a downtown Las Vegas bail bond company was sentenced to one to four years in prison Monday.
After almost two months in The Animal Foundation’s care, some of the dogs rescued from a North Las Vegas fire that killed more than three dozen other dogs are ready to be placed in new homes.
Thanksgiving is one of the busiest times of the year at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, so the U.S. Bureau of Land Management is warning visitors to expect large crowds, heavy traffic and even the occasional closure over the long holiday weekend.
Hundreds of students at an Oklahoma high school walked out of classes on Monday to protest what they said was a failure by school administrators to take care of three girls who have accused a male classmate of sexually assaulting them.
One of two registered sex offenders charged with raping and killing four California women confessed to a police detective after his arrest earlier this year, testimony from a grand jury transcript unsealed Monday revealed.
One man was hospitalized after a stabbing in the southwest valley Monday, Las Vegas police said.
A careless driving citation against a Texas teenager at the wheel during a car accident that killed five members of his family as they traveled to Florida’s Disney World will be dismissed, prosecutors said on Monday.
A Cleveland officer was less than 10 feet away when he fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun near a playground, and video of the shooting is clear about what happened, police said Monday.
A man died along a busy stretch of South Rainbow Boulevard on Monday, and Las Vegas police were looking for the driver they said struck him while he pushed a toddler in a stroller.
The infant who died last week was crushed when his 6 foot, 255 pound father pressed his knees onto him because he wouldn’t stop being “fussy,” according to an arrest report released Monday.
A grand jury has reached a decision about whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown, a spokesman for St. Louis County’s top prosecutor said Monday.
A 12-year-old girl died Sunday after she was accidentally shot by a younger sibling at their home in Kaysville, investigators said.
The police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, setting off weeks of ongoing protests, has gotten married.
The New York City medical examiner ruled Monday that the police killing of an unarmed man in a dark public housing stairwell was a homicide, and politicians planned to meet with prosecutors later in the day to discuss the findings.
The Lake Mead Boulevard exit on Interstate 15 northbound has reopened after a garbage truck caught fire there.
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resigned on Monday, the first major change to President Barack Obama’s Cabinet since his Democrats were routed in midterm elections three weeks ago.
Nevada Nuclear Projects Agency chief Robert Halstead says he’s been assured that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., remain opposed to the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project.
Thanks to the Nevada Department of Wildlife’s stocking program, urban anglers can easily cast their lines at conveniently located fishing holes in Las Vegas, Boulder City, Mesquite, Beatty and even Cold Creek in the Spring Mountains.
A New Jersey woman who authorities say shot all three of her children, killing two of them, before turning the gun on herself died Sunday from her injuries, state police said.
Justice Department lawyers say the large amount of publicity surrounding the FBI-led investigation into fraud and corruption at homeowners associations is not enough to move the February trial out of Las Vegas.
Two women and a dog have been rescued after a building collapsed on Chicago’s South Side, and authorities are conducting a search of the rubble even though they don’t believe anyone else was inside.
Henderson police on Sunday were seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man they said robbed Sunset Station’s sports book on Saturday, according to a city spokeswoman.
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