Assemblywoman Lucy Flores, D-Las Vegas, has hired her third campaign manager in five months since she announced her bid for Nevada lieutenant governor on March 1.
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An unlucky duckling waddled its way into an underground Las Vegas storm drain Friday. But with the help of a good Samaritan and a crew of city firefighters and animal rescue staff, this little bird’s fortune looked up.
The suspect of a deadly stabbing in 2012 has been extradited from a California prison to face murder charges in Nevada, according to the Clark County district attorney’s office.
A man on a bicycle died after being hit by a car near Las Vegas Boulevard South on Friday.
A Fox News weekend anchor pleaded guilty Friday to disorderly conduct following after a May arrest at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport in which a police video showed he struggled with officers.
Attorneys for convicted ex-power broker Harvey Whittemore asked the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday to stay a judge’s decision ordering him to surrender to federal prison authorities on Aug. 6.
Nevada Power has amended its general rate increase request in a filing Friday with the state Public Utilities Commission, raising the revenue requirement to $37.8 million from the $20.8 million sought originally May 2.
A Clark County program aimed at getting drug abusing kids out of detention facilities and into rehabilitation programs has been saved from the chopping block.
The government is sending more than $4.7 million in homeland security funding to Nevada this year, including $75,000 to help a Las Vegas synagogue build new fencing and protections as it expands in Summerlin.
The Lifetime TV network has dropped a reality show about a Texas mortuary after eight decaying bodies were found and the co-owners face criminal charges.
A northwestern Arizona man has been convicted in the December 2012 death of another Lake Havasu City man who police say was also involved in the illegal drug trade.
About 300 homes — twice as many as previously estimated — have burned in a massive wildfire in north-central Washington, a county sheriff said Friday.
Washoe County School Superintendent Pedro Martinez is suing the school district over his ouster, and the Reno-Gazette Journal is asking the Nevada attorney general to investigate whether the School Board violated Nevada’s open meeting law.
Priscilla Rocha sneaked nearly $14,000 worth of computers and electronic equipment — bought with Clark County School District money — across the Mexican border without a customs inspection, according to grand jury transcripts obtained by the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
A psychiatric patient ranted about a hospital gun ban before opening fire at the suburban medical complex, killing his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back, authorities said Friday.
Israel’s defense minister says Israel may soon broaden its ground operation in the Gaza Strip significantly. The statement came shortly after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced in Cairo late Friday that he has been unable to win agreement for a cease-fire.
A legislative committee Friday agreed to draft a bill for the 2015 session to look at energy-savings opportunities for utility customers, but the panel declined to move forward with the specific recommendations of a public policy group.
Over 100 cats were rescued from a north valley home deemed “uninhabitable” on Thursday morning, North Las Vegas police said.
Police say a third child has died after a carjacked SUV plowed into a group of children and adults selling fruit at a Philadelphia street corner.
A 16-year-old accused of fatally shooting his brother in front of their mother was assigned to a Nevada mental health facility Friday.
Education briefs from across the Las Vegas Valley
A former Nevada lawmaker who led California police on a high-speed chase on the day he was expelled from the state Assembly has been ordered to two years and eight months in prison, but a judge says he’s already fulfilled his sentence.
The Las Vegas Monorail is observing its 10th anniversary Saturday with a series of open-house events at each of the system’s seven stations.