Don’t tell this slow pitch softball player he can’t run. Freddy “Fast Freddy” Mattos, at a spry 78 years young, couldn’t stand still before he took the field with his team Tuesday in Las Vegas in the World Masters Championship tournament.
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A Las Vegas orthopaedic surgeon was suspended from practicing medicine this week after admitting to using drugs that police found in his home, according to the Nevada Board of Medical Examiners.
A Las Vegas pot dealer tipped police off to his own operation via YouTube, according to Metro.
The Department of Justice is putting North Las Vegas under its thumb to make sure the city complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
A Mississippi man once declared dead only to resurface as a suspect in the kidnapping and killing of a Las Vegas woman has been sentenced to death for his murder conviction.
A Las Vegas widow was awarded $4.5 million this week in a product liability case against Ford Motor Co. Jurors returned the verdict on Tuesday in favor of Teresa Trejo, whose husband was killed when their 2000 Ford Excursion rolled over in New Mexico on Dec. 16, 2009.
The Boulder City hospital is getting nearly $2 million in federal funds to move from paper to electronic health records.
Friday night storms left parts of Moapa Valley under water, according to the National Weather Service. The Muddy River in Moapa swelled to 12 feet in less than 90 minutes Friday after intense rainfall on the east side of the Sheep Mountain Range, near Coyote Springs and U.S. Highway 93.
Students at Palo Verde High School were dismissed early Friday because of electrical problems, the Clark County School District said.
A trio of men were indicted Friday in connection with a Las Vegas mortgage fraud scheme in which five people were “swindled out of their life savings,” according to prosecutors.
A 25-year-old man accused of trying to steal props, costumes and underwear from male dancers of “Thunder From Down Under” has once again been found competent to stand trial, but his new lawyer wants to evaluate medical examinations.
A Las Vegas mother accused of throwing two of her children out of a second-story window was found competent to stand trial Friday.
Four activists who express themselves with sidewalk chalk filed a civil rights lawsuit Friday against the Metropolitan Police Department. According to the federal lawsuit, the department has engaged in “a policy and practice of deliberate indifference to the constitutional rights of individuals engaging in peaceful protests.”
Several traffic lanes on Decatur Boulevard and Tropicana Avenue were closed after a pedestrian was critically injured when struck by a car Friday morning, Las Vegas police said.
A federal grand jury has indicted a former official who headed the federal General Services Administration unit that came under fire for holding a lavish 2010 conference at the M Resort in Henderson.
A juvenile was struck by car in a hit-and-run Friday morning near a southwest valley middle school, according to Las Vegas police.
A vehicle crash on southbound Interstate 15 near Tropicana Avenue is tying up traffic Friday morning, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
A fire at the Federal Aviation Administration air traffic control radar facility in suburban Chicago created a big mess in the Midwest and a few long lines at McCarran International Airport on Friday.
A man is hospitalized after being shot while breaking into a southwest valley home early Friday morning, Las Vegas police said.
Veterans vented their frustrations over medical care with officials who run the VA Medical Center in North Las Vegas during a town hall meeting Thursday.
A complaint alleging retaliation against protected union activity involving Clark County Department of Family Services employees has been filed with the state’s Employee-Management Relations Board.
After being conned into a life of prostitution in Las Vegas, a pawn in the sex trafficking industry was left for dead by when a man had no more use for her.
A private developer’s quest for a $90 million, 30-year subsidy from the city of Las Vegas for a $200 million downtown soccer stadium took a new twist Thursday when the city and the development partnership of The Cordish Cos. and Findlay Sports & Entertainment announced a new stadium funding proposal.