Henderson and Boulder City police handed out nearly 400 tickets during a recent initiative to crack down on speeding and distracted driving, the departments announced Thursday.
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The husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived being shot in the back during a live news broadcast in Virginia, was watching on TV as the tragic events unfolded.
Reporter Alison Parker was 24. A "rock star" reporter who loved Mexican food, whitewater kayaking and dark television characters such as Walter White on "Breaking Bad." Photographer Adam Ward was 27. Engaged to be married. Vivacious and funny, the sort of person you never saw without a smile, as one college friend said.
Reporters, camera operators and journalism colleagues everywhere openly struggled with their shock and grief on social media after TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were shot dead while reporting live on air in Virginia.
As many as 50 refugees were found dead in a parked truck in Austria on Thursday, and another migrant ship sank off Libya, deepening a crisis that is overwhelming Europe and throwing up new tragedies by the day.
The smaller of twin panda cubs born over the weekend to giant panda Mei Xiang died on Wednesday after experiencing respiratory difficulty, Washington's National Zoo said.
Mississippi State University said on Twitter on Thursday it had a suspect in custody after an active shooter was reported on campus.
The suspect in the on-air shooting of two Virginia television journalists was pronounced dead at a hospital on Wednesday, the Washington Post reported, citing state police. Vicki Gardner, the WDBJ interviewee who was injured in Wednesday's shooting in Virginia, is in stable condition.
Arizona is essentially firing the private company that operates a Northwest Arizona state prison that has struggled with high-profile problems such as an inmate escape that led to a double-homicide five years ago, the murder of an inmate in January and extensive rioting.
A lawsuit that accuses Circle K Stores Inc. of failing to pay overtime wages to store managers may proceed as a national class action, a federal judge ruled Wednesday in Las Vegas.
Two people are in custody after an auto theft Wednesday afternoon prompted the evacuation of a west valley apartment complex, according to Las Vegas police.
The U.S. military is augmenting its cadre of drone pilots with private contractors to alleviate strain on crews at Creech Air Force Base and elsewhere while adding the Army's Gray Eagle drone to hunt down terrorists, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Wednesday.
A police officer was shot and two people stabbed in a southwest Louisiana town on Wednesday, with a suspect barricading himself in a convenience store, police said.
A homeless man who said he was paid to kill a Las Vegas firefighter's wife laid out in court Wednesday several plans for the slaying.
One man was in custody and a second was hospitalized after a stabbing late Wednesday morning at a central valley apartment complex.
A special education teacher with the Clark County School District faces abuse charges after colleagues reported that he hit and threw an autistic student who is unable to speak.
Two people were hospitalized in critical condition earlier this week after they tried to swim across an outdoor canal at The Venetian, according to Las Vegas police.
Multiple shots were fired into a northeast valley apartment with six children and five adults inside Tuesday night, police say.
If he happens to keep wearing his disguise, the man behind the Las Vegas Valley's most recent armed robbery spree will be easy to spot.
A woman was sexually assaulted, and a man was beaten in a southwest valley home invasion Tuesday night, police say.
The Mormon church will remain affiliated with the Boy Scouts of America despite the organization's decision to allow gay troop leaders, church officials announced Wednesday.
After the shooting deaths of TV journalists Alison Parker and Adam Ward, members of the Roanoke, Virginia community have come together to mourn.
Two Las Vegas men have been convicted of sex trafficking in federal court, according to the Department of Justice.