An investment consultant who played a key role in the deal that led to the new Las Vegas City Hall won a chance from the Nevada Supreme Court to claim payment for his work.
Harvey Whittemore was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison on Monday for making illegal campaign contributions to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. Whittemore, 61, his voice cracking with emotion, told Senior U.S. District Judge Larry Hicks he was solely responsible for funneling more than $133,000 in contributions to Reid in 2007.
Two men in Pahrump are wanted after they burglarized a home Sunday night, according to police.
A defamation lawsuit filed by Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman Sheldon Adelson against the National Jewish Democratic Council was dismissed by a federal judge in New York City on Monday.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission on Monday field an injunctive enforcement action against three Las Vegas firms and their principal, who lives in California.
The state Supreme Court has overturned a lower court’s decision to throw out nine of the 10 charges against former University Medical Center CEO Lacy Thomas.
Dixie Chaney Jones had been fighting all her life.
It’s been more than eight years since Las Vegas chiropractor Stephen Shaw shoved an older man to his death, and the victim’s widow is still trying to make Shaw pay.
Edward Colucci, 36, was sentenced on Monday to three to 20 years in prison for beating his girlfriend’s two sons over an eight-month period in 2010.
Adrian Navarro-Canales, 16, stood emotionless at his first court appearance for two murder charges Monday at the Henderson Justice Court.