One person was fatally wounded during a late Friday night shooting in the central valley, Las Vegas police said.
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Reputations can be hard to mend, and the reputations that follow at-risk schools are hard to leave behind, which is what prompted the creation of a program that helps schools turn around.
After 48 years researching the mob, author and gaming consultant Bill Friedman knows the difference between “good hoods” and “bad gangsters,” and his new book “30 Illegal Years To The Strip” examines the differences between the two.
A journal that Colorado cinema gunman James Holmes wrote before he opened fire inside a packed theater contains his plans to commit a mass killing, interspersed with personal musings and philosophical questions, a document showed on Wednesday.
Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help in finding two men in connection with a robbery Sunday morning in the south valley.
Five people were hospitalized with serious injuries Wednesday night after a central valley crash between a taxi and a semi truck, Las Vegas police said.
Hundreds of people were ordered to evacuate flood-threatened areas of Texas on Wednesday as torrential rains battered the state, where at least 15 people have been killed in weather-related incidents this week, including six in Houston.
A vehicle fire on U.S. Highway 95 North near Boulder Highway slowed traffic on Wednesday evening, the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada said.
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.
Las Vegas philanthropist and community leader Susie Lee has jumped into the growing Democratic primary field for Nevada’s Congressional District 4.
A 39-year-old North Las Vegas woman who pleaded guilty to felony child abuse for keeping a filthy home where eight children lived was ordered to serve four years probation Wednesday.
Las Vegas is bringing in more money these days, a development that has meant better pay and more hours for many city workers and, officials say, better service for residents. But it does not mean the city plans to do away with its three-day weekends.
A 5-year-old boy is hospitalized after he was pulled from the wave pool Wednesday evening at a Henderson water park, according to the city’s fire department.
FWIW, new words have been added to the dictionary. The abbreviation that stands for “for what it’s worth” is among 1,700 new entries that have been added recently to the Merriam-Webster Unabridged dictionary, according to Merriam-Webster spokeswoman Meghan Lunghi and the unabridged dictionary’s website.
A Las Vegas woman behind an “immigration assistance scam” has pleaded guilty to felony theft, the office of the Nevada attorney general announced Wednesday.
Two separate fires in the central valley Wednesday have been ruled arson, according to the Las Vegas Fire Department.
Scrambling to stem “immediate cash flow issues,” the union-created health trust that covers Clark County’s 18,000 public school teachers and their dependents soon will require its members to shoulder more of the costs for doctor office visits.
A fight led to a deadly shooting at Craig Ranch Regional Park late Tuesday night, according to North Las Vegas police.
The State Bar of Nevada has filed documents seeking to disbar suspended defense lawyer Brian Bloomfield for his central role in a courthouse counseling scheme.
An Air France passenger jet had a near miss with an active volcano in Africa earlier this month, according to French aviation authorities who are investigating the incident.
A former Las Vegas police officer facing child pornography charges turned himself on Wednesday. Patrick Taylor, 50, is facing one count of possession of child pornography and two counts of distribution of child pornography, Metro said.
Law enforcement and media gathered Wednesday for demonstrations at the brand new Eldorado Valley Regional Public Safety Training Facility in Boulder City.
A light-rail subway system beneath Las Vegas Boulevard is among the ambitious recommendations that have emerged from a transportation plan that has taken more than two years to complete.