Tyson Foods is working to eliminate human antibiotics from its chickens over the next two years.
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The Las Vegas philanthropist and community leader on Monday said she’s considering running for Congress against U.S. Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev.
Former judge Steven Jones already been disbarred and sentenced to federal prison, and he resigned his seat after his conviction in a fraud scheme. But a state discipline board wants to make doubly sure he can never run for the bench again and is seeking a lifetime ban.
A bill in the Nevada Legislature would give the Colorado River Commission more flexibility to boost salaries to retain staff, but some local elected officials say it gives the 35-employee agency too much leeway to hand out raises. And they worry salary hikes could lead to higher water rates.
Named Chilesaurus diegosuarezi, it is a member of the same dinosaur group as Tyrannosaurus rex, theropods, which includes the largest land meat-eaters in Earth’s history, but it ate only plants with a beak and leaf-shaped teeth, scientists said on Monday.
The manner of death for the 7-month-old boy who died in November in a North Las Vegas home was ruled a homicide Monday by the Clark County coroner’s office. Seven-month-old Raymond Rodriguez Gonzalez died of blunt-force trauma to the abdomen and thorax. His father is charged with murder.
A site within the U.S. Naval Air Station in Fallon was one of five the Department of Energy is considering for its Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy lab. California, Utah, Idaho and Oregon also are competing.
The nation’s largest reservoir has been losing a foot or more of water per week. Now at about 38 percent of capacity, its surface is almost 130 feet lower than it was in April 2000.
Iowa, the top U.S. egg-producing state, has seen the largest number of affected birds to date: The strain was identified in an egg-laying facility with 3.8 million hens earlier this month. Wisconsin, which has to cull hundreds of thousands of birds because of the outbreak, declared a state of emergency last week. Governor Scott Walker authorized the state’s National Guard to help contain the disease.
Every aspect of the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao mega-fight will be dissected this week, and that includes medical contingencies being anticipated by health care professionals.
Las Vegas residents have become concerned over what seems like an increase of large moths around the valley this spring, especially at UNLV.
The man who was hospitalized after a scooter crash Wednesday in the east valley died over the weekend at University Medical Center, according to the Clark County coroner’s office.
More than 200 defense attorneys are threatening elected officials who support a bill that would allow for hearsay in Nevada courts.
With tornadoes touching down near Dallas on Sunday, Ryan Shepard snapped a photo of a black cloud formation reaching down to the ground. He said it was a tornado. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say it looked half a mile wide.
Las Vegas police made 35 arrests, mostly for misdemeanors, and got reports of only four traffic accidents during the Laughlin River Run, making the event much quieter than some past years.
A man shot dead by North Las Vegas police in October had run away after being stopped for traffic violations, then pulled out a gun and shot an officer four times, a detective said Monday during a public hearing that revealed new details of the death.
Key employees at swanky nightclubs in casino resorts in Nevada would be required to register with state gambling regulators under a bill designed to prevent unsavory workers from club-hopping and taking trouble with them.
Crews searched on Monday for four people missing after powerful thunderstorms caught them by surprise and capsized their sailboats during a weekend regatta off the Alabama coast, U.S. Coast Guard officials said.
Clark County Family Court Judge William Voy ordered the youth to serve 12 months formal probation. During that period she will receive in-home family counseling and will not be allowed to have contact with negative peers.
After an engine problem, an Indianapolis-bound Allegiant Air flight landed safely back at McCarran International Airport on Monday, less than 45 minutes after takeoff.
A harrowing two-minute clip shows the moment an avalanche hit Everest Base Camp on Saturday after an enormous earthquake in Nepal that has killed at least 3,900 people.
The North Las Vegas elementary school teacher arrested last week on multiple child molestation charges told police that “temptation” prompted him to inappropriately touch one of his students.
Metro’s Fiscal Affairs Committee unanimously approved the $539 million budget Monday morning.