Back-to-school shopping can be both an exciting and daunting time for parents and children. We tag along as one Las Vegas mom plans and executes a $164.06 shopping spree that covers almost everything she needs for her two kids.
While Nevada has struggled to execute a condemned killer who volunteered for his sentence to be carried out and as other parts of the country move away from capital punishment, Clark County jurors handed down the second most death sentences in the United States last year.
Wendell Huffman, curator of history for the Nevada State Railroad Museum, has worked for years to ensure preservation of Coach 17. Its storied past includes a role on the day in 1869 when two railroad lines joined to form the nation’s first transcontinental railroad.
Two people were shot after trading bullets in a “gunbattle” outside Boulder Station on Saturday night, Las Vegas police confirmed.
The conventional wisdom was that former Metro Officer Kenneth Lopera was obviously guilt in the death of Tashii Brown. A grand jury found otherwise, deciding last week not to charge Lopera with any crime. There’s plenty of evidence that was the right decision.
They prefer the heavy hand of the regulatory state to markets and consumer choice because it’s easier to manipulate.
Second-quarter growth hits 4 percent
But the fact that Democrats are suddenly channeling their inner Reagan is no excuse for those on the right to start channeling their inner Kennedy.
Ruling simply followed the law Congress has passed
Beware those who seek to reform the federal program
Don’t believe the naysayers. The president is delivering
Deciding not to have an abortion is also a choice
Problem a result of the Legislature and funding decisions
It is the kind of thinking our country needs as we figure out the future of journalism.
If anger among Raiders fans about the relocation to Southern Nevada was a central theme at last year’s training camp, such a sentiment has now seemed to move toward more of an acceptance.
Deputies discovered the injured desert tortoise while investigating Philip Peng, 71, for an unrelated crime, Nye County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Adam Tippetts said.
Just as they did in their first fight 14 months ago, Dustin Poirier and Eddie Alvarez came out throwing wild strikes and trading submission attempts Saturday in the main event of UFC on Fox 30 in Calgary, Alberta.
With the first day of school just a couple of weeks away, parents and children visited the 11th annual Cox Back to School Fair at the Boulevard Mall on Saturday.
The pads finally are coming on at training camp. The Raiders will wear them Sunday for the first time since a Dec. 31 season-finale loss to the Los Angeles Chargers.
Raiders fans saw a show Saturday. They hoped for Gareon Conley, too. The cornerback and 2017 first-round pick was not seen at Memorial Stadium. His surprise absence was a bit curious, but it’s too early to attach concern.
A woman shot and killed her estranged husband last week at a home on the 4000 block of Emerald Wood Street, near Nellis and Las Vegas boulevards, Las Vegas police said.
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is back in San Diego training for his Sept. 15 rematch against Gennady Golovkin at T-Mobile Arena.
Eighteen veterans took to the road Saturday morning for the Veterans Charity Ride from Las Vegas to Sturgis, South Dakota.
Jalen Suggs, who plays club basketball for Grassroots Sizzle out of Minneapolis, is one of the top two-sport athletes in the country and has several Division I basketball and football scholarship offers.
“Obviously, this piece is a little more charged,” Zak Bagans says of his new Charles Manson painting. “It’s a little more creepy than most of the other objects.”
Big-money investors have owned rental homes around Las Vegas for years. But despite fast-rising sales prices, they aren’t ready to cash in, thanks to people like Darrius Mathis and Kayte Fernandez.
General manager George McPhee’s first true offseason in Las Vegas failed to yield the type of acquisition that could send shock waves through the Western Conference despite an enviable amount of cap space.
Norwegian authorities said a polar bear on Saturday attacked and injured a polar bear guard who was leading tourists off a cruise ship on an Arctic archipelago. The polar bear was shot dead by another employee, the cruise company said.