‘Captain Marvel’ soars to historic $153M debut

“Captain Marvel,” Marvel Studios’ first female-fronted superhero movie, launched with $153 million domestically and $455 million globally, according to studio estimates Sunday, making it one of the biggest blockbusters ever led by a woman.

AgeWell Expo coming to the Rio

The annual AgeWell Expo, presented by the Las Vegas Review-Journal, will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the Pavilion Ballroom of the Convention Center at the Rio.

UNLV roundup: Maddux pitches baseball team to victory

Bryson Stott went 2-for-4 and scored twice to back Chase Maddux, who pitched six strong innings, leading UNLV past Bradley 4-2 in a nonconference baseball game Sunday at Wilson Stadium.

Serena Williams retires with illness at Indian Wells

Serena Williams’ return to tennis after a five-week break ended early with her retiring from the BNP Paribas Open because of a viral illness on Sunday.

Hundreds join together in Las Vegas for Walk4Friendship

Making friends is difficult for many people, but it can be particularly difficult for people with special needs. Sunday’s Walk4Friendship Las Vegas aimed to make that a little bit easier.

UNR women look to make another deep MW tournament run

UNR made an expected run to the championship game of last year’s Mountain West basketball tournament, losing at the buzzer to Boise State. The Wolf Pack, who beat San Jose State 78-68 on Sunday, hope for another such run this week.

US Olympic cyclist Kelly Catlin, 23, found dead at home

Olympic track cyclist Kelly Catlin, who helped the U.S. women’s pursuit team win the silver medal at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games, died Friday at her home in California. She was 23.

Antonio Brown solves 1 of many issues ailing Raiders

It’s not certain if Brown will still be rocking the blond mustache when the wide receiver and his new team arrive in Las Vegas in 2020, but this is: The Raiders just pulled off a 65,000-seat domed-sized deal.

Francesco Molinari charges to a 64 to win at Bay Hill

British Open champion Francesco Molinari delivered another big moment on the 18th green at Bay Hill, without wearing a red shirt and leaving the flag stick in the cup. His 45-foot birdie putt capped off an 8-under 64 to come from five shots behind Sunday and win the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

Boeing set to face new questions after latest 737 crash

Sunday’s devastating plane crash in Ethiopia could renew safety questions about the newest version of Boeing’s popular 737 airliner.

$8.6B for border wall sought by Trump in new budget

President Donald Trump will seek $8.6 billion in his new budget to build the U.S.-Mexico border wall, two administration officials said Sunday, setting up another showdown with Congress.

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