Who are the players behind Nevada’s booming legal marijuana industry that saw more than $400 million in sales in its first year? We could soon find out under a new amendment to a Senate bill approved by lawmakers Thursday.
Commissioners on Thursday officially rescinded a commission order from August 1985 prohibiting licensed sportsbooks from accepting wagers on pro baseball teams based in Nevada or on pro baseball games played in the state.
Early voting for municipal primary elections in four Las Vegas Valley cities ends Friday. This year’s early voting period for municipal elections is on pace to have the second-lowest turnout in the last two decades.
Vaping products would be taxed like tobacco, at 30 percent of their wholesale cost, under a bill heard in committee Thursday. Health advocates said they were trying to reverse a rise in teenage vaping while shop owners said the tax would kill their business.
After a smooth rollout of its new appointment system in Northern Nevada, the Department of Motor Vehicles hasn’t seen anywhere near the same success implementing the system in the Las Vegas Valley.
President Donald Trump announced Thursday that he was backing off his budget request to eliminate funding for the Special Olympics, reversing course on a proposal that was unlikely to be approved by Congress after days of bipartisan criticism.
Bryce Harper struck out twice in green Phanatic cleats in his $330 million debut and bowed to thousands of fans in No. 3 jerseys who gave him rousing standing ovations in the Philadelphia Phillies’ 10-4 win over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday.
Police arrested a 25-year-old woman in California in connection with the death of a 71-year-old doctor whose body was found March 7 in a desert area east of the Las Vegas Valley.
Brothel owner Dennis Hof, who won a Nevada Assembly seat after his October death, died of a heart attack, according to his autopsy.
Cotton candy for breakfast is a thing — at least at Maxie’s, a new restaurant in The Linq Promenade.
City officials on Thursday ordered Jussie Smollett to pay $130,000 to cover the cost of the investigation into his report of a street attack that police say was staged to promote his career.
Las Vegas native Brandon Marshall, whose No. 13 prep jersey is retired at Cimarron-Memorial High, joined his future hometown team Thursday.
Former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid described for a jury Thursday how he smashed his face on the corner of a bathroom cabinet in his Henderson home while using an exercise band.
A man who killed and dismembered his girlfriend’s 14-year-old daughter as part of a rape-murder fantasy he shared with the teenager’s mother was sentenced Thursday to death.
Authorities say a Florida man didn’t want to show up for his shift at a Hardee’s restaurant, so he called 911 and reported he’d just been robbed.
The body of a Hong Kong man who fell over the edge of the Grand Canyon has been recovered.
Newly released police records detail the Las Vegas gunman’s movements in the days leading up to the Oct. 1, 2017, shooting.
T.J. Otzelberger was introduced as UNLV’s basketball coach Thursday at the Thomas & Mack Center. The 41-year-old went 70-33 in three seasons at South Dakota State, making the NCAA Tournament twice.
Starting Monday, the 13-mile Scenic Drive will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m., one hour later than the current closing time.
The animal handler onstage the night Roy Horn was dragged offstage by the big cat Mantecore at the Mirage on Oct. 3, 2003, has spoken out for the first time publicly.
A person is dead following a barricade situation in the northeast valley Wednesday night, Las Vegas police said.
Technology was once the arcade industry’s greatest asset. But it also helped lead to the industry’s downfall. Rohit Joshi, the owner of Neonopolis downtown, believes virtual reality’s immersive technology is the next big thing for the arcade industry.
The Downtown Las Vegas Events Center is bringing Muay Thai fighting downtown on Saturday with Lion Fight 53.
A pair of Project Neon-related closures will affect motorists’ commutes starting tonight in Downtown Las Vegas.
“Real People” creator John Barbour has a new memoir that recounts his lengthy career in showbiz.
Palms has unleashed its new marketing campaign, dubbed “Unstatus Quo,” with a freewheeling video trumpeting its new headliners and $690 million, casino-wide renovation.