Professional basketball player Lamar Odom is being treated at a Las Vegas hospital after he was found unconscious Tuesday night at a Pahrump brothel, according to the Nye County sheriff's office.
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The alpine lakes high in Nevada's only national park are warmer now than they have been for thousands of years, according to findings by a team from Ohio State University.
California Governor Jerry Brown on Sunday vetoed a bill that would have required most public and private colleges in the state to expel or suspend for a minimum of two years students found to have violated certain campus sexual assault policies.
A neighbor was charged on Monday with felony possession of a handgun in the fatal shooting of a Memphis, Tennessee, police officer, Memphis police said.
A 10-year-old boy has died after being shot accidentally by a companion during a weekend hunting trip in remote northeastern Utah, authorities have said.
If you've driven through Henderson or North Las Vegas in the past few years, there's a good chance the police know exactly where you were — and when.
High temperatures for the Las Vegas Valley should be in the 82-degree range, the National Weather Service said.
Zimbabwe will not charge an American dentist for killing its most prized lion in July because he had obtained legal authority to conduct the hunt, a cabinet minister said on Monday.
Technology problems spilled into a second day at Southwest Airlines, as the airline warned customers Monday that it was continuing to have problems checking in customers.
Much like a box of chocolates, you never know what you're going to get with new federal regulations, but Nevada appears to have come out mostly OK on several controversial actions this year.
Less than a year after meeting at the library, DeMarkest, 36, and Giles Kelly-Brooks, 39, of Las Vegas, wed on Sept. 17 in a small ceremony in Sunset Park.
Before Oct. 9, 2014, not being able to get married in the wedding capital of the U.S. meant traveling out of state for some of Nevada's same-sex couples.
In 12 years, Debbie and Marisol Jacintos, 44 and 38, respectively, have come a long way from meeting at a dance club in Las Vegas to forming a family with their three pre-teen daughters and four dogs.
Goodbye, bridal room. Inside the wedding chapel at the Luxor, it's now referred to as the "pamper room." Gender-neutral paperwork and alternatives to the traditional bouquet and boutonniere accommodate same-sex couples ready to tie the knot.
Love hanging out at your corner bar on a Friday night? You might have to kiss that ritual goodbye. In the last 10 years, more than 10,000 neighborhood bars around the country have shut down.
The city of Las Vegas still seems to be at odds with people who are homeless and activists at Huntridge Circle Park. A popular hangout for the homeless people in the area, Huntridge Circle Park has a storied history the city's dealings with indigenous people and the activists who feed them.
Hundreds of people got a taste of Japanese culture at the Las Vegas Japan Festival (Aki Matsuri) on Saturday at the Rio. The festival featured food, entertainment and more.
A Las Vegas-area man has been indicted in an alleged $200,000 extortion plot against a married businessman who was secretly videotaped having sex with the defendant's stripper girlfriend during a rendezvous outside the country.
An off-duty Memphis, Tenn., police officer was shot multiple times and killed in unknown circumstances, the city's police director said Sunday, adding details are "very, very sketchy."
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California will ban public schools from naming their sports teams "Redskins," a name seen as a slur against Native Americans, but will not stop municipalities from naming parks and buildings for Confederate heroes, Governor Jerry Brown said on Sunday.
Clark County officials have approved new hires to counter staffing shortages and cut overtime costs at the county's emergency shelter for abused and neglected children.
Three drifters — two men and a woman — arrested as suspects in last week's killing of a yoga teacher on a hiking trail also will be charged in the shooting death of a Canadian woman in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park recently, authorities said.
A plane caught fire during takeoff at McCarran International Airport on Sunday afternoon. A McCarran spokeswoman identified the plane as Allegiant Air flight 516 to Fresno, Calif. The plane was on the ground when it caught fire.