Two people are being held in Louisiana in connection to the death of a Las Vegas woman found in a travel bag in an underground water meter vault, according to the Metropolitan Police Department.
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A 20-year veteran of the Clark County School District police was arrested last month in connection with multiple charges — including DUI and battery — after causing a late-night collision that escalated into a fight.
Michelle Paet stood sobbing in a Las Vegas courtroom Thursday and admitted to orchestrating a plot that left her husband dying in his blood-soaked Air Force fatigues in front of their four children. Then she turned to her in-laws, seated in the back row.
The Nevada Supreme Court on Thursday upheld major provisions of the state's medical malpractice law, overturning a judge who found that a $350,000 cap on non-economic damages was unconstitutional.
The Oklahoma attorney general on Thursday sought an indefinite stay of three upcoming executions including that of Richard Glossip, whose planned execution a day earlier was stopped at the last minute because of a mix-up with lethal injection drugs.
Georgia death row inmate Kelly Gissendaner was executed by lethal injection Wednesday, Sept. 30 for her involvement in the killing of her husband. Watch the video above and listen to Gissendaner's final words.
A suburban Chicago police officer whose shooting death has confounded investigators for weeks was killed with his own service weapon, authorities said Thursday.
Henderson police are asking the public to help identify a man they say robbed a bank Wednesday morning.
A Northern Nevada Correctional Center inmate serving up to 23 years for robbery and use of a deadly weapon has died, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections.
For nearly two years, a pair of Bellagio craps dealers and two friends stole more than $1 million off the tables, prosecutors said Wednesday.
Several east valley homes were evacuated Wednesday while Las Vegas police investigated a "suspicious item."
A Las Vegas doctor accused of videotaping himself having sex with patients was hit with a new indictment Wednesday as prosecutors identified four additional victims.
A federal jury convicted a former Strip dancer Wednesday of lying about her role in the massive scheme to take over and defraud Las Vegas-area homeowners associations.
A woman who is convinced that a distant relative killed her daughter 13 months ago said she is overwhelmed by the tragedy and community condemnation.
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin stayed the execution of inmate Richard Glossip on Wednesday while the state reviews protocol questions, her office said.
A man found slain in a central valley park Monday has been identified by the Clark County coroner's office as 41-year-old Anthony Renard Prather.
Disbarred attorney Barry Levinson, a convicted player in the scheme to take over and defraud homeowners associations, has been hospitalized in federal custody with life-threatening health problems, his lawyer said Tuesday.
On the verge of a penalty hearing and facing the death penalty, Michael Rodriguez has agreed to serve life in prison without the possibility of parole for his role in the slaying of Nellis airman Nathan Paet.
For the first time, two children of Warren Jeffs have alleged that the imprisoned leader of the polygamous Mormon sect sexually abused them as children.
Las Vegas police are asking the public to help identify a man and a woman they say were involved in a beating death at a Wal-Mart parking lot.
The death of a Henderson woman investigated by police on Sunday was determined to be a suicide, a police department spokeswoman said Monday.
Federal prosecutors laid out their case Monday against a former Strip showgirl charged with lying to the FBI and a grand jury about her role in the massive scheme to take over and defraud homeowners associations.
A man prosecutors said killed his elderly father at their Laughlin residence was convicted of murder on Monday.