Sixteen policemen died on Tuesday when a helicopter likely crashed into the side of mountain in a wooded region of northwestern Colombia, Defense Minister Luis Carlos Villegas said.
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A North Las Vegas man faces a murder charge after police said the body of his 2-month-old daughter was found in a dumpster.
A toddler drowned at a northwest valley apartment complex Monday afternoon, Las Vegas police said.
A veteran Las Vegas police detective once charged with beating and robbing a prostitute was grilled on the witness stand Monday in a defense bid to persuade a federal judge to toss out evidence in a weapons case he helped put together.
Metro on Monday asked for the public's aid in identifying a man connected to a September 2014 fatal shooting.
Two people were killed and 15 others injured when a circus tent collapsed in New Hampshire during a storm on Monday night, a state fire official said.
Two people were shot during a northeast valley house party early Sunday morning, Metro said.
Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigators are looking into the death of a man whose body was found at an east valley construction site over the weekend, the agency said Monday.
A man died Monday after he from fell from Interstate 15 onto Lake Mead Boulevard, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
A man was slain and another person was wounded in a shooting late Sunday night in the central valley, according to Las Vegas police, but investigators have few leads.
A man is facing an attempted murder charge after police said he stabbed four people during a domestic situation on Monday morning, Henderson police said.
A man was killed and two passengers were seriously injured in a one-vehicle rollover on Interstate 15 Sunday night, the Nevada Highway Patrol said.
A bicyclist was critically injured after a car struck him on the Strip on Monday morning, Metro said. Matthew Hunt, 37, of Las Vegas, was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, police said. No one else was injured.
A federal jury Monday convicted former real estate agent Brett Depue in a mortgage fraud scheme federal prosecutors allege defrauded lending institutions out of more than $24 million.
By day, Jered Jones produces the "Dave, Mahoney & DK Morning Show" on KXTE, 107.5-FM. At night — well, weekend nights, anyway — he's the frontman of a local power pop quartet called the Offset Season.
Tremaine Wilbourn, the suspect in the slaying of a police officer in Memphis, Tennessee, over the weekend, is now in custody, the Shelby County Sheriff's Office said.
A federal appeals court on Monday revived a lawsuit filed by a wildlife conservation group challenging federal predator control practices in Nevada that include killing coyotes and poisoning ravens.
The nuclear industry is adopting a more aggressive stance on Yucca Mountain, a shift that may complicate efforts to reach a compromise on the thorny issue of high-level radioactive waste.
Zimbabwe has linked a Pennsylvania doctor to an investigation into illegal lion hunting, naming him on Sunday as a client of a safari operator accused of breaching regulations.
Attacks thousands of miles apart, under different circumstances, have left 19 law enforcement officers dead nationwide this year. Here are officers who have died at the hands of violent suspects from January until now.
Southbound lanes on the Las Vegas Strip near Spring Mountain Road have reopened after a closure that allowed police to investigate a crash that sent a bicyclist to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Fire officials say speed bumps can add as many as 10 crucial seconds to emergency vehicle response times, whereas humps might only add a few seconds.
James Holmes, the gunman in the Colorado movie massacre, could face the death penalty after jurors found on Monday that aggravating factors in the case counted for more than mitigating ones such as mental illness.