Gunfire erupted outside a nightclub in Fort Myers, Fla., at about 12:30 a.m. Monday, leaving two peopledead and at least 14 people injured. Some reports have as many as 17 people shot.
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Residents from the Topaz, Silverado Village and Viridian apartment complexes slowly emerged from their apartments on Saturday morning out onto West Viking Road, curious to find the source of the loud music. For some, it was a surprise to discover that it was the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.
Two houses were damaged after a fire in Henderson early Saturday morning, according to the Henderson Fire Department.
Scientists following up on a rare wolverine sighting in the Sierra Nevada set up cameras and captured video of the animal scurrying in the snow, scaling a tree and chewing on bait.
As potential jurors enter Courtroom 11D at the Regional Justice Center for a robbery trial on Monday, they will not see the teardrop tattooed just below defendant Bayzle Morgan’s right eye, or the swastika within a clover under his left eye.
Las Vegas police are investigating an ATV crash that left a man dead Friday night in the desert northeast of Jean.
James Dzurenda, director of Nevada’s beleaguered Department of Corrections, is on a mission to sell change behind bars.
Los Angeles County sheriff’s Lt. Rob Hahnlein says the body was reported shortly after 7:30 p.m. Saturday outside a home on Iron Canyon Road in Santa Clarita.
Americans increasingly favor tougher gun laws by margins that have grown wider after a steady drumbeat of shootings in recent months, but they also are pessimistic that change will happen anytime soon, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
A group of 21 veterans eager to shed their long-term unemployment status graduated Friday from a program designed to do just that.
At least 80 people were killed and another 231 wounded in the Afghan capital on Saturday, when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed clothing among a large crowd of demonstrators, officials and witnesses said.
A cold and exhausted 65-year-old Russian balloonist came back to Earth with a bruising thud in the Australian Outback on Saturday after claiming a new record by flying solo around the world nonstop in 11 days, officials said.
A huge toxic algae bloom in Utah has closed one of the largest freshwater lakes west of the Mississippi River, sickening more than 100 people and leaving farmers scrambling for clean water for days during the hottest part of the year.
The program has a 75-percent success rate, which is better than the typical 50-percent success rate for similar programs across the country, said Chris Petko, a retired Metro lieutenant who now works as a staff member for the program.
Democratic Senate candidate Catherine Cortez Masto launched a new ad this week in Reno and Las Vegas that looks to play on the split among Republicans over Gov. Brian Sandoval’s controversial 2015 tax initiative.
Call it the United Sweats of America. A heat wave spreading across the country is leaving few places to hide. Not even the cool of night.
Eight town hall meetings will be held over two weeks beginning July 28 to provide input into the proposed plan to reorganize the Clark County School District.
Munich police chief Hubertus Andrae said the suspect’s body was found about 2 1/2 hours after the attack and was determined to be the shooter based on witness statements and closed circuit television footage of the attack.
California Gov. Jerry Brown denied parole Friday for Leslie Van Houten, the youngest follower of murderous cult leader Charles Manson who is serving a life sentence for killing a wealthy grocer and his wife more than 40 years ago.
A preliminary study in Brazil found that a mosquito species detected in Nevada and other states can spread Zika virus, The Associated Press reported Thursday.
Questions were being raised Friday about what prompted the FBI to take the lead role in the investigation into the deadly bombing in Panaca.
A family was tied up, pistol-whipped and held at gunpoint early Monday by a group of three people who ransacked a south valley home and made off with money, electronics and at least six firearms, according to an arrest report released Thursday.
A lawsuit against the Clark County School District and the Mack Middle School teacher’s assistant accused of sexually assaulting an autistic student is heading to federal court.