A mind-altering medication related to the club drug Special K won U.S. approval Tuesday for patients with hard-to-treat depression, the first in a series of long-overlooked substances being reconsidered for severe forms of mental illness.
Pizza was clearly on the minds of the crowd, with pizza-printed pants, T-shirts that demanded “legalize marinara” and overheard snippets of conversation about “the olive guys and the sauce guys.”
Under Foothill High School’s job shadowing program, 50 seniors are connected with companies that fit their job interests. Locations include the Henderson Police Department, veterinary clinics and salons.
Julia Bush, a counselor at Henderson’s Burkholder Middle School, was honored by the American School Counselor Association on Feb. 1 in Washington, D.C., as the 2019 Nevada school counselor of the year.
Nevada schools would implement a less punitive, more reflective form of discipline under a new bill heard by the Assembly Committee on Education on Tuesday.
A state known for quickie weddings could see the legal age of marriage raised to 18, without exception, through a measure before the Nevada Legislature and advanced by advocates seeking to end arranged or forced marriages involving minors.
State lawmakers could soon weigh in against plans to carve out more of the state’s largest wildlife refuge for a bombing range in Southern Nevada.
The Raiders are looking for a starting safety in free agency. This is a good year for one.
During the final round of the Southern Highlands Collegiate played at Southern Highlands, UNLV sophomore Jack Trent bogeyed the 17th hole and lipped out a birdie putt on 18.
The path to a miraculous run to a repeat as Pacific Division champions will have to be paved by wins over Calgary and San Jose in the final month of the season.
Myrtle Benton, in casting a net wider than our local Chicago-beef places, asked fellow Food Finders for suggestions for frozen beef , and as usual, they came through.
Dan Krohmer is nursing a whiskey at Atomic Liquors, just a block from the ongoing construction on his two new restaurants in Fremont Street’s Fergusons Downtown complex.
While many chefs at Sunday’s Whiskey in the Wilderness festival could often be found visiting friends’ cooking stations, observant guests were quick to notice one who wasn’t where he was expected to be at any point in the day.
A Las Vegas man, who walked free on a string of armed robbery charges before being convicted of the same crime, was ordered to serve more than seven years in federal prison for backing his BMW into a police car when authorities arrested him on a probation violation.
Vegas Madness returns as men’s and women’s college basketball teams from four Division I conferences will congregate in Las Vegas and attempt to solidify the coveted automatic berths to the NCAA Tournament.
This is really the Robbie Williams Show, opening Wednesday night, and he’s already sparked intrigue in the Vegas entertainment scene with his swift ticket sales.
Fast-food chain KFC is memorializing a popular Chinese Communist hero with restaurant decor extolling his deeds, in a rare matching of an iconic American brand with Communist propaganda.
Could the next big transportation project run underneath the Las Vegas Valley?
A Southern California real estate firm bought two apartment complexes near the Las Vegas Convention Center for almost $68 million combined.
MGM will work with Culinary Local 226 to retrain bar and cashier staff impacted by the technology change, the company said Tuesday without saying how many people will be impacted.
The 31-year-old defenseman, who the team signed to a two-year contract worth $4.4 million in July, has been a healthy scratch the last four games.
A couple from Yuma, Arizona, was arrested Monday during a traffic stop southwest of Phoenix after police say the woman — dressed as a nun — was concealing packages of fentanyl, according to a Pinal County (Arizona) Sheriff’s Office Facebook post.
UNLV successfully swept Boise State this season, after beating the Broncos in overtime 85-81.
As the state tests a new Department of Motor Vehicle queuing system up north, Southern Nevadans are left waiting in line for now.
A 71 percent increase in the number of annual sales of machines to 4,387 paced revenue growth and helped the company narrow losses to $10.3 million for the quarter and $20.8 million for the year.
Jerry Merryman, one of the inventors of the handheld electronic calculator, has died in Dallas. He was 86.
One man has been arrested for allegedly shooting an Amazon delivery driver during a fight over a handicapped parking spot at a Target store in Missouri.
A $6.3 million fund established after the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre will primarily be split among the families of the dead and survivors of the worst attack on Jews in U.S. history, organizers announced Tuesday.
Move over Mark Zuckerberg. At 21, Kylie Jenner has been named the youngest-ever, self-made billionaire by Forbes magazine.