If Steven Ficano had anywhere near the amount of pot allowed by his medical marijuana card, police would have simply confiscated the drug and let him off with a stern warning, a Las Vegas detective testified Wednesday.
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The Maryland “free-range” parents at the center of a national debate over parental supervision have been cleared of child neglect charges related to an incident in December in which their children, ages 6 and 10, were allowed to walk home alone from a playground a mile from their house.
An amendment to a bill lost in a confusing Assembly floor vote early Saturday that would have given regulatory authority over ride-hailing companies to the Nevada Transportation Authority sailed through in a second vote Tuesday.
A man who thought his nephew might be smoking marijuana in their shared Las Vegas apartment last week found a burned body in the bathroom instead, according to police.
A fatal crash in Nye County on Monday happened when a sedan tried to pass a tractor-trailer on a two-lane section of U.S. Highway 95, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
U.S. government agencies are investigating at least 11 threats against specific international commercial flights on Monday afternoon, apparently phoned in to police by the same person, U.S. officials said on Tuesday.
U.S. District Judge Andrew Gordon Tuesday tossed out the remaining evidence in an alleged illegal gambling case against wealthy Malaysian businessman Paul Phua because of government misconduct.
Two people were killed and one wounded in a shooting early on Tuesday at a Walmart store in Grand Forks, North Dakota, that involved a U.S. airman from the Grand Forks Air Force base, authorities said.
An Idaho woman who was arrested Monday in Las Vegas after her husband was found nearly decapitated told police she wanted him dead after he found out she was having an affair, a police report said.
A 28-year-old man killed Sunday after a pickup collided with a Las Vegas fire engine has been identified.
Two children riding bicycles were hit by cars in separate collisions Tuesday, according to Las Vegas police. Neither were seriously hurt.
Torrential rains have killed at least 10 people in Texas and Oklahoma, including three in Houston where floods turned streets into rivers and led to about 1,000 calls for help in the fourth-most populous U.S. city, officials said on Tuesday.
A sinkhole has closed a runway at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, which may delay flights at one of the largest transit hubs in the United States.
A home in the southeast valley was a considered a “total loss” after an early Tuesday morning fire, the Clark County Fire Department said.
A Tuesday morning apartment fire in downtown Las Vegas has been ruled an arson, the Las Vegas Fire Department said Tuesday afternoon.
A man sustained serious injuries after he was struck by a car in the central valley Monday night, Las Vegas police said.
At least 34 people — 14 in northern Mexico, 14 in Texas plus six in Oklahoma — have died in the severe weather, both tornadoes and flooding from raging rivers. Another 10 people are missing.
A GOP-backed bill that would have allowed political parties to scrap Nevada’s presidential caucus system in favor of a secret-ballot primary was killed by an Assembly committee Wednesday when two conservative Republicans joined with Democrats to oppose it, but the proposal is still alive in another measure.
The Senate on Wednesday passed a bill that would start a teacher scholarship program and pay incentives to Nevada educators in hard-to-fill jobs.
Sue Ross was 72 when she went to work for Las Vegas discount liquor mogul Hae Un Lee.
Scientists say a fossilized skull discovered deep inside a Spanish cave shows telltale signs of homicide — 430,000 years ago
The Assembly Judiciary Committee on Wednesday passed a bill that would allow permit holders to have firearms on Nevada college campuses.
Gov. Brian Sandoval has signed into law a bill that extends the statute of limitations for bringing forward rape charges from four years to 20 years.