WASHINGTON — The House has approved a compromise bill to refurbish the Veterans Affairs Department and improve veterans’ health care.
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An altercation led to a man’s death in downtown Las Vegas on Saturday morning, police said.
Two people were taken to a hospital after a motorcycle-pickup accident Saturday morning, Las Vegas police said.
An armed robber escaped with tens of thousand of dollars from the Bellagio on Friday night, and Las Vegas police have asked for the public’s help finding a person of interest in the crime.
Those who knew Cesar Augusto Flores — the bicyclist who died Friday after being struck by a car in the south valley — know he was a generous man who loved animals and helped the homeless.
Three recent deaths at Lake Mead have brought cautions by National Park Service officials: wear your life jacket, watch out for big waves and make judgment calls.
Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada stands to lose about $1.2 million by Aug. 15 if federal officials succeed in redirecting $94 million nationwide to aid Central American children crossing the U.S. border alone.
An unlucky duckling waddled its way into an underground Las Vegas storm drain Friday. But with the help of a good Samaritan and a crew of city firefighters and animal rescue staff, this little bird’s fortune looked up.
The suspect of a deadly stabbing in 2012 has been extradited from a California prison to face murder charges in Nevada, according to the Clark County district attorney’s office.
A man on a bicycle died after being hit by a car near Las Vegas Boulevard South on Friday.
Attorneys for convicted ex-power broker Harvey Whittemore asked the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday to stay a judge’s decision ordering him to surrender to federal prison authorities on Aug. 6.
A Clark County program aimed at getting drug abusing kids out of detention facilities and into rehabilitation programs has been saved from the chopping block.
The government is sending more than $4.7 million in homeland security funding to Nevada this year, including $75,000 to help a Las Vegas synagogue build new fencing and protections as it expands in Summerlin.
Priscilla Rocha sneaked nearly $14,000 worth of computers and electronic equipment — bought with Clark County School District money — across the Mexican border without a customs inspection, according to grand jury transcripts obtained by the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
Over 100 cats were rescued from a north valley home deemed “uninhabitable” on Thursday morning, North Las Vegas police said.
A 16-year-old accused of fatally shooting his brother in front of their mother was assigned to a Nevada mental health facility Friday.
A former Nevada lawmaker who led California police on a high-speed chase on the day he was expelled from the state Assembly has been ordered to two years and eight months in prison, but a judge says he’s already fulfilled his sentence.
Curious about how a proposed soccer stadium for Symphany Park in downtown Las Vegas will be paid for?
A car crash at McCarran International Airport closed the first floor of passenger pickup at Terminal 1 for over an hour Thursday, airport officials say.
Nevada’s controversial sex offender law was adopted to comply with a federal act in 2007 but remains in limbo. A halt to its enforcement remains in effect, but several bills will be submitted to the state Legislature in 2015 to amend the law.
A man accused of attacking a Las Vegas Metro police sergeant near Sam’s Town was indicted Thursday on a series of charges.
Las Vegas police said the man they believe is responsible for a deadly shooting at a west valley convenience store last week was arrested in California on Wednesday night.
A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a car whose driver took off in the central valley Thursday afternoon, Las Vegas police said.