Former power broker Harvey Whittemore was released from a federal halfway house Monday after serving 21 months of a two-year prison term for breaking campaign contribution laws.
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Cliven Bundy refused to enter a plea in federal court Thursday to criminal charges stemming from the 2014 armed standoff with law enforcement near his Bunkerville ranch. U.S. Magistrate Judge Bill Hoffman entered a not-guilty plea on his behalf to all of the charges.
A British man living in Las Vegas was indicted by a Nevada grand jury for multiple counts of wire fraud, aggravated identity theft and money laundering on Wednesday, according to a release from the Department of Justice.
Even 35 years after Jamey Walker was slain, family and friends packed a Las Vegas courtroom Thursday to watch her killer senteced to prison.
A man has been arrested in connection with an Aug. 11 double murder near South Nellis Boulevard, according to a release from Las Vegas police.
A battery citation indicates that Leslie Parraguirre, wife of Nevada Supreme Court Justice Ron Parraguirre, punched a man in the face and kicked him after a traffic collision that led to her October arrest on a DUI charge.
A Las Vegas judge soon will rule on a case that could dictate how the Clark County School District removes ineffective and poorly performing educators from the classroom.
Chumlee, the man from the Las Vegas-based reality television show “Pawn Stars” facing 20 felony charges, has been released from the Clark County Detention Center, according to jail records.
The Nevada Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a petition from a group of parents who sought to intervene in a case challenging the state’s new school choice law.
A coalition of conservation groups filed a lawsuit Wednesday in federal court challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s failure to protect the imperiled bistate sage grouse in California and Nevada under the Endangered Species Act.
A man shot and killed outside of a northwest valley strip mall Tuesday has been identified by the Clark County coroner.
Someone stole a cab from its driver in downtown Las Vegas on Wednesday night, then crashed the cab in a fiery rollover near the Cheyenne off-ramp from Interstate 15, the Metropolitan Police Department said.
In an unprecedented move, the Metropolitan Police Department is asking its plain-clothed officers and detectives to work at least one two-week patrol rotation over the next few months — a quick fix for a cop shortage in the midst of a 25-percent spike in violent valley crime this year.
A plea deal is in the works for one half of an amorous couple police say they caught having sex on the High Roller.
Leslie Parraguirre, the wife of Nevada Supreme Court Justice Ron Parraguirre, is facing an April trial on a misdemeanor DUI charge.
Police are looking for a man who robbed an armored truck outside of a bank Wednesday morning.
Federal prosecutors are pushing to keep Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy behind bars Thursday as he faces arraignment on a string of felony charges stemming from the April 2014 armed standoff with lawmen near Bunkerville.
The parents of a UNLV student who was killed by a drunken driver have resolved a lawsuit that accused the Clark County School District Police Department and several of its employees of contributing to the 2009 crash.
Two suspects were arrested Tuesday in connection with the death of a man who was found shot in a car near Desert Inn Road and Interstate 15, Las Vegas police said.
Las Vegas police are investigating a shooting that left a woman dead in a northwest valley street Tuesday night. A few hours earlier, a man was gunned down in a northwest valley strip mall.
Chumlee, from the Las Vegas-based reality television show “Pawn Stars,” was arrested Wednesday by Las Vegas police on drug and firearm charges, the department said in a press release.
Glen Lerner’s omnipresent ads tell potential clients to “Get Glen.” The State Bar is taking him up on it.
A 31-year-old Las Vegas woman was sentenced to 8 to 20 years in prison this week for a driving drunk and killing one pedestrian and injuring another.