Nevada Supreme Court Justice Ron Parraguirre has been in courtrooms for more than 30 years as a lawyer and judge. On Wednesday, he became a witness for the first time.
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Set against a backdrop of powerful hydraulic machines capable of raising many tons of dead weight, Wisconsin Gov. and GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker surely hoped for a similar boost to his sagging campaign Monday at XTreme Manufacturing in downtown Las Vegas.
Not long after Floyd Mayweather Jr. dispatched with Andre Berto on Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden and announced, once again, that he was ending his stellar boxing career, I reached a different conclusion.
North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee's iPad is officially G-rated again after an FBI analysis, but I'm not sure he's ready to break out the hats and horns in celebration.
Mild-mannered Mark Grenier says he's no hero, far from it, but his story is a reminder that one inspired person can make a difference this community.
The Clark County Commission's decision earlier this month to approve a tax increase to fund additional police officers couldn't have come at a better time. From the look of things on the street, Metro can certainly use the backup.
Nevada Republican Party Chairman Michael McDonald just slipped a little deeper into the morass surrounding Med Lien Management's default on a $2.2 million loan from a local children's charity. And he's taking the state party with him.
If they issued grades for tenacity, West Career and Technical Academy student Angelique Clark would get an "A" in her attempt to establish a pro-life club at the school.
It was just a business decision. That's the cool, professional tone of the April announcement by Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. that it had agreed to settle the vast majority of the product liability lawsuits against its diabetes drug Actos.
Tony Dane and his attorney still plan to sue the government for aggressively investigating whether the conservative political activist attempted to extort a freshman legislator.
It looks like NV Energy picked the wrong week to make the case against the state's budding rooftop solar movement.
They're almost ready for your close-up, Mr. Wolfson.
Lincoln Lee appeared made to order as a patsy.
"Night Stalker" author Jeff Rice probably would have appreciated a little more mystery associated with his July 1 death in Las Vegas. When you live in a creative world riddled with blood suckers and neck crushers, an ordinary death seems just a little tame.
Only days before banking a $2.2 million loan from a local children's charity, on May 7, 2013, Med Lien Management held a partnership meeting.
It was 5 o'clock somewhere, and former Clark County Commissioner Tom Collins was holed up in his home office drinking a can of Coors Light and fielding calls from well-wishers and bull brokers.
In the Mojave National Preserve, the rocky road to Piute Springs is an unmarked shock-buster.
In its heyday many years ago, the Las Vegas Club was home to Mel Exber, one of the casino community's great characters. Mel was not only a skilled bookmaker, but he was also a sports fanatic.
Imagine the grinding from the grandstands longtime local baseball umpire Fred Atiyeh took in three decades behind the plate. Forget the fact he was a top-notch game caller and an even better man. Precision and ethics mean nothing to baseball fans, who know it's their God-given right, indeed their duty, to razz the umpire at every opportunity.
Despite the $2.2 million loan it had scored from a local children's charity, Med Lien Management's finances were a shambles in early 2014 when co-owner Brad Esposito decided to move the office.
From where I sit, admittedly hatless in the noonday sun, there are two kinds of people in this world: Those who worship Burning Man and those who get no pleasure from having sand wedged in places nature never intended.
You never know what you'll hear during a sitdown with U.S. Sen. Harry Reid, but it's usually entertaining and almost always newsworthy.
After reading a partial transcript of Erich Nowsch Jr.'s taped confession, it's no wonder why his lawyers want it thrown out.
This figures to be a busy week for John Hill. Not only is the Executive Director of the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority in contract renewal negotiations with the Service Employees International Union, but these days he's also being asked tough questions about his management style and professional practices.
Lincoln Lee has filed for bankruptcy, but I'm not sure that's going to make his life much easier.