Remains found by a hunter this month in the rugged outback of southeast Oregon appear to be those of an Oklahoma teenager who went missing last year after telling his parents he wanted to test himself against the wilderness, like in the movie “Into the Wild.”
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Henderson police are investigating the death of a man found Thursday night in a desert area near Lake Mead Parkway and Warm Springs Road.
Family Court Judge William Potter responded Thursday to an allegation that he discriminated against a lesbian mother being deployed to Cuba. “Obviously I don’t have a problem with her being gay because I gave her custody,” the judge said.
Police say seven people were injured when a car crashed into a restaurant in a Northern California shopping center.
It seemed out of place to refer to gaming industry pioneer Frank Fertitta Jr. by his first name.
The National Park Service said on Thursday it was investigating a New York artist as a suspect for graffiti vandalism in parks across the Western United States after she posted at least one picture of herself defacing a protected park on social media.
The Clark County coroner’s office has identified the woman who died in Wednesday night’s crash near Fort Apache Road and Sahara Avenue.
A 22-year-old man died after an early Friday morning motorcycle crash on the Summerlin Parkway, near U.S. Highway 95 and Rainbow Boulevard, Nevada Highway Patrol said.
Late last year, a Belgian chocolate maker changed its name from Italo Suisse, because the company no longer had any real association with either country. Now it’s changing the name again - because the new name it picked was ISIS.
A man was shot Thursday evening after a police chase that started in California and ended along Interstate 15 near Jean, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
Matt Kelly Elementary’s playground was all carnival games, candy and kids Thursday night at a Halloween-themed party to reward good grades and behavior.
North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee said Thursday that developing Apex, a 20,000-acre industrial park, is the only way to save the city.
The confirmation Thursday that an Arizona patient had been infected with enterovirus D68 leaves Nevada as the only state in the lower 48 without a confirmed case of the pathogen, which has caused a national wave of severe respiratory illnesses.
Former President Bill Clinton plans to come to Nevada next week to help Democrats get out the vote, a person familiar with his schedule confirmed Thursday.
The Republican Attorneys General Association has pumped another $500,000 into its TV ad buy in Nevada — for a total of nearly $2.5 million — to help Adam Laxalt defeat Democrat Ross Miller in the attorney general’s race.
A 12-year Metro officer was arrested Thursday on charges linked to child pornography after a tip from Google led to a three-month Las Vegas police investigation.
A former county human resources analyst was sentenced to 37 months in federal prison Thursday in a scheme to steal $827,445 from a national auto insurance company.
A 15-year-old girl accused of stabbing her younger brother as part of a plot to kill her family so that she could run off with a 23-year-old man appeared in a suburban Detroit courtroom Thursday, where a judge set her bond at $1 million.
An emergency room doctor who recently returned to the New York City after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, becoming the first case in the city and the fourth in the nation.
New York City police have shot and killed a hatchet-wielding man they say attacked a patrol officer without warning.
While religious institutions and officials have the right to refuse to marry same-sex couples, the same is not true for commercial businesses such as Nevada wedding chapels, officials with the ACLU said Thursday.
Arizona police are investigating the death of a 1-year-old boy, who died from unknown causes at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in Las Vegas early Thursday.
A Henderson police officer was arrested Thursday on several charges in connection with a DUI, according Nevada Highway Patrol spokesman trooper Loy Hixson.