Wildfires continue destruction across California, West

Firefighters continued to build containment around several destructive wildfires burning in California on Sunday, though one stubborn blaze in the northern part of the state grew significantly and crossed the border into Oregon.

Sei Young Kim breaks LPGA scoring record in 9-shot victory

Sei Young Kim became the first player in LPGA Tour history to go lower than 30 under in a performance so dominant in the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic that she now has the tour scoring records all to herself.

Travis Pastrana lands Caesars Palace jump in Las Vegas

Action sports star Travis Pastrana successfully jumped the fountains at Caesars Palace Sunday night, completing his attempt to replicate three of legendary daredevil Evel Knievel’s most iconic jumps on the same day.

Luka Doncic inactive for Mavericks on Sunday

Mavericks first-round pick Luka Doncic was not dressed to play in Sunday’s game against Milwaukee, missing the hope from Dallas owner Mark Cuban that he would make his debut.

The ‘Evel’ jump that never happened; Hart celebrates on Strip

The Nitro Circus show scheduled for Bally’s is not the first time an Evel Knievel-inspired event has been designed for the stage. David Saxe attempted to develop a live tribute to Knievel’s 1967 Caesars Palace jump about five years ago for “Vegas! The Show” at Saxe Theater.

Trump to meet NATO heads, then Putin on Europe trip

With the established global order on shaky footing, President Donald Trump’s weeklong trip to Europe will test already strained bonds with some of the United States’ closest allies, then put him face to face with the leader of the country whose electoral interference was meant to help put him in office.

Nevada State Am champ Daren Johnson looks to make history

Defending champion Daren Johnson appreciates the history of the Nevada State Amateur and hopes to become the seventh golfer to win back-to-back titles. The event was first played in 1953 and begins Monday at TPC Summerlin.

Wildfire in Spring Mountains near Las Vegas contained

The fire in Trout Canyon , between Pahrump and Mountain Springs, north of state Route 160, was reported about 2:35 p.m. Saturday. U.S. Forest Service officials confirmed in a tweet at about 4:30 p.m. Sunday that the fire was fully contained and had burned 30.6 acres.

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