Black laborers were lured onto job sites with the promise of substantial new job contracts and deprived of pay for work performed, according to a lengthy discrimination lawsuit that could soon be headed to arbitration.
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Two men who were found to shot to death inside an SUV Wednesday in the east valley have been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
The Clark County district attorney’s office has charged ex-National Football League player Warren Sapp in connection with an April domestic violence incident.
Metro is investigating the shooting death of two men found inside an SUV in the eastern Las Vegas Valley Wednesday.
Metro responded to the shooting at 1:55 p.m. in the 5900 block of West Smoke Ranch Road, near the intersection of Jones Boulevard, police said.
Blues legend B.B. King’s longtime manager will continue as administrator of his estate over the objection of some relatives, Clark County District Judge Gloria Sturman ruled Thursday.
A Las Vegas man was ordered him to serve 42 months to 105 months in prison Thursday on one count of voluntary manslaughter for the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old.
Bryan Micon, who ran a Bitcoin-fueled poker site from Las Vegas, has agreed to plead guilty and avoid jail time, his lawyer told a judge Thursday.
Police and the state medical board knew in 2006 that a Las Vegas doctor had been accused of sex crimes against a teenager. But that case was sealed, and he was allowed to keep practicing. Now he’s accused of having sex with a sedated girl while in his office and videotaping it.
The Nevada Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the dismissal of a petition by death row inmate Kevin Lisle which claims he has new evidence showing he is not guilty of killing Kip Logan in Las Vegas in 1994.
The burglar who walked into a house on the east side of Henderson one recent evening might not have known he was stealing from the leader of one of America’s safest cities.
A divided Nevada Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the murder conviction and death sentence of Timothy “Stone” Burnside in the 2006 fatal shooting of a former professional basketball player as he waited at the drive-thru of a Jack in the Box in Henderson.
Newly formed Nevada South Search & Rescue’s trailer was taken at 4:10 p.m. Wednesday from a home near the intersection of West Lone Mountain Road and North Grand Canyon Drive, Metro said.
NHL player Jarret Stoll has agreed to plead guilty to a pair of misdemeanor charges in a deal with prosecutors reached Thursday.
The city of North Las Vegas has won two Nevada Supreme Court cases in less than a week.
A corrections officer from the Clinton Correctional Facility in New York has been arrested and charged with promoting dangerous prison contraband, destroying evidence and official misconduct, Andrew Brockway, an attorney for the man, told CNN on Wednesday.
A Las Vegas doctor facing nearly a dozen child pornography charges videotaped himself having sex with a sedated, underage girl in his office, according to Metro.
LaVerne Toney, who worked for King for more than 40 years, denies that she prevented Karen Williams and Patty King from visiting their father, as they have alleged in a lawsuit seeking to bar her from administrating King’s estate.
The U.S. Justice Department likely will file federal hate crime charges against the suspect in the recent South Carolina church shooting, the New York Times reported Wednesday.
A man and woman who abandoned a teenage girl with her 3-year-old sister, who later died, have been indicted on murder charges, prosecutors said Wednesday.
A jury should decide on murder charges against Michael De Angelo Scott, accused in the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old woman police called an “innocent bystander,” a Las Vegas judge ruled Wednesday.
State and local authorities stopped Straughn Gorman on Interstate 80 twice within 50 minutes in 2013. He was never charged with any crime.
The man went robbed the U.S. Bank branch at 10565 S. Eastern Ave., near Horizon Ridge Parkway, about 5 p.m. Tuesday.