A 34-year-old inmate suffering from a chronic medical condition died Saturday, the Nevada Department of Corrections announced Monday. Jason Risner died at Valley Hospital Medical Center. He had been hospitalized since Sept. 11.
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MGM has filed a federal trademark lawsuit against M Life Inc., a company with an application to operate a dispensary in Las Vegas under the name M’Life Wellness.
The Phoenix woman accused of throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton during an April speaking engagement in Las Vegas has pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor trespassing charge.
A federal jury began deliberating the fate Wednesday of a longtime Las Vegas urologist accused of reusing needle guides meant for single use during prostate procedures.
A woman considered to be one of the top 50 offenders with the Metropolitan Police Department’s vice unit was indicted by a Clark County grand jury Wednesday on a felony larceny charge.
A man was flown to University Medical Center in Las Vegas after he was burned in a fire at a Mesquite plastics plant Wednesday morning, the Mesquite Fire Department said.
A private investigator working on what’s become a botched murder case sought evidence North Las Vegas police didn’t: video from the suspect’s alibi.
A Las Vegas husband and wife were indicted Wednesday in connection with a six-year-long workers compensation fraud scheme that prosecutors said netted more than a half million dollars.
No one was injured when a small SUV smashed into a restaurant on West Flamingo Road Wednesday morning, Las Vegas Police said.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying two people wanted in connection with the burglary of a business in the 8000 block of Las Vegas Boulevard South at 3:50 a.m. on Aug. 11.
A former Nevada Department of Corrections officer pleaded guilty Wednesday in a scheme to get smartphones into High Desert State Prison.
Three lanes on U.S. Highway 95 were closed briefly Wednesday morning when a woman entered traffic to elude police, the Nevada Highway Patrol said.
The phony Mormon missionary costumes worn by Robert Estall and Abraham Austin wouldn’t arouse suspicion in neighbors about a drug deal that was about to go down, a defense attorney told Clark County jurors Tuesday.
A 21-year-old Nevada inmate died Monday of what Nevada Department of Corrections officials called a chronic medical condition.
North Las Vegas police and the U.S. Marshals Service worked together to arrest a man suspected of robbery after a prolonged barricade Tuesday afternoon that also locked down two schools.
Las Vegas police released a few new details Tuesday about a west valley shooting that happened over the weekend.
A major opinion issued recently by the Nevada Supreme Court regarding super priority liens filed by homeowners associations is a positive development for Nevada because it has clarified many of the legal issues for everyone involved in the foreclosure market, an official with the company that won the ruling said Tuesday.
Authorities have recaptured a physically fit felon who scaled a basketball hoop to escape from an Arizona detention center and was on the run for more than two months, a top law enforcement official said on Tuesday.
Jonathan Koppenhaver, the former Bellator MMA and Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter known as War Machine, was back in a Las Vegas courtroom Tuesday.
A murder charge against a 16-year-old boy accused in a shooting death in a drug deal gone wrong was dropped Tuesday, according to the North Las Vegas Justice Court.
A Henderson man was sentenced to two years in federal prison Tuesday for pointing a powerful laser at Las Vegas police helicopters earlier this year.
The man who died after being run over by a semitrailer near downtown Sunday morning was identified by the Clark County coroner’s office on Tuesday.
The man who was shot to death at a northeast Las Vegas home Sunday morning was identified by the Clark County coroner’s office on Tuesday.