Filmmaker Peter Berg testified Thursday in Las Vegas and said Navy SEAL Nicholas Bickle gave him an AK-47 as a “trophy weapon” in 2009 after the pair developed a friendship in Iraq.
President Barack Obama will travel to Las Vegas on Oct. 24, his first visit in almost a year ago to the day, Democratic sources confirmed Thursday.
WASHINGTON — Charities stand to benefit from thousands of dollars in donations from Nevada members of Congress as they shed campaign contributions from an online poker outfit that has been accused of bilking customers.
Carolyn Ellsworth, a former prosecutor and private attorney now with the Nevada secretary of state’s office, was appointed Thursday by Gov. Brian Sandoval to serve as a district judge in Clark County.
UNLV’s president called for another tuition and fee hike Thursday during his annual State of the University address.
Without it, he said, the university will remain stagnant.