A two-classroom portable building at an east valley elementary school was heavily damaged by a fire Saturday night, according to the Las Vegas Fire Department.
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A 19-year-old man died and an 18-year-old woman was in serious condition on Saturday following a single-vehicle rollover crash that temporarily shut down Interstate 15, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
A plague outbreak has killed 40 people on the island nation of Madagascar, with 119 people diagnosed with the bacterial disease since August.
A day after a shooting in New Jersey that left two children dead and their mother and brother in critical condition, police said on Friday it appeared to be a murder-suicide attempt gone awry.
A 4-month-old infant who authorities said was kidnapped in the east valley Friday night was returned home early Saturday morning, Las Vegas police said.
After a three-day onslaught that dumped a historic 7 feet of snow on the Buffalo area and killed at least 12 people, the sun came out, but so did predictions of flooding caused by rain and temperatures of up to 60 degrees.
Somalia’s Islamic extremist rebels, Al-Shabab, attacked a bus in northern Kenya at dawn Saturday, singling out and killing 28 passengers who could not recite an Islamic creed and were assumed to be non-Muslims, Kenyan police said.
The disappearance of a 4-month-old infant on Friday night in the east valley was being investigated as a kidnapping, Las Vegas police said.
Las Vegas police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a young male connected to a robbery of a retail store near Nellis and Lake Mead boulevards on Monday.
Two men suspected of buying explosives they planned to detonate during protests in Ferguson, Missouri, once a grand jury decides the Michael Brown case, were arrested on Friday and charged with federal firearms offenses, a law enforcement official told Reuters.
Tens of thousands of gun owners from around the country are taking advantage of Utah’s concealed firearm permits each year — often taking a required class given by instructors licensed by Utah but who live in other states.
Genetic test results released Friday confirm the first sighting of a gray wolf near the north rim of the Grand Canyon in 75 years.
Protesters on opposite sides of the political spectrum outside President Barack Obama’s speech Friday at Del Sol High School could agree on one thing: They weren’t entirely happy.
Somali-born human rights activist, politician and author Ayaan Hirsi Ali will be honored Saturday at the 11th annual In Pursuit of Excellence Gala. Hirsi Ali will be recognized by the Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Educational Campus for her support of women’s rights and universal access to education.
A Clark County jury convicted a 36-year-old man of murder Friday in the beating death of a 7-year-old boy.
Work is more than halfway done on the earthen berm that will divert floodwaters away from the Rainbow subdivision on Mount Charleston.
By the time Adam Lanza massacred 26 children and adults at a Connecticut school two years ago, he was living in nearly complete isolation, communicating with no one except an online network of people obsessed with mass murder, a report released on Friday said.
The Kansas felon charged in the summer robberies of the Bellagio casino and a Las Vegas bank Friday was found not competent to stand trial.
Three North Las Vegas men face robbery charges after prosecutors say they stole $700,000 worth of merchandise from a valley jewelry store, the U.S Department of Justice announced Friday.
A man who stabbed a woman and prompted a SWAT team response was arrested Friday afternoon, according to Las Vegas police.
A six-vehicle, non-injury crash on northbound Interstate 15, just north of Sahara Avenue, is causing delays on the freeway, according to Nevada Highway Patrol.
The Buffalo area began the backbreaking work of digging itself out Friday after a historic 7-foot wallop of snow and braced for possible flooding ahead of what is expected to be a much warmer weekend.
Some dogs rescued from a North Las Vegas house fire in September may be available for adoption soon, the Animal Foundation announced Friday.