A national assessment shows Nevada students continue to trail their peers on math and reading tests, though a report released earlier this week suggests the Silver State has made more progress than any other state when considering its high numbers of poor and minority students.
Cali Thompson had 39 assists, six aces, two kills and seven digs, and Carolyn Andrulis added 11 kills and nine digs Tuesday to help Coronado’s girls volleyball team win the Southeast League title with a 25-13, 25-13, 25-14 win over visiting Foothill.
Long before Lenny Dykstra was imprisoned for grand theft auto, among other charges, the former hard-charging player for the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies apparently already had a criminal mind.
The Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the New York Mets 5-4 in 14 innings and draw first blood in the marathon opener of the best-of-seven World Series on Tuesday.
Construction on the Supreme Court and appellate courts of Nevada started Tuesday with a ceremonial groundbreaking in downtown Las Vegas.
The Golden State Warriors raised their 2014-15 NBA championship banner on Tuesday night at Oracle Arena before their season opener against the New Orleans Pelicans.
Police in West Haven, Conn. said they arrested a 19-year-old man for carrying a fake AR-15 gun near a school.
College coaches already knew Devion Clayton was a talented cornerback prospect.
This season, the senior at Silverado is showing recruiters he can also can play on the other side of the ball.
“Rush Hour” producer Arthur Sarkissian is hoping to finish what casino mogul Kirk Kerkorian started: the big-screen story of Las Vegas lawman Ralph Lamb.
Another massive rainstorm in the Mojave Desert, another flood in Death Valley, another absurdly long timetable for repairs to damage that affects regional tourism.