Aaron Augustin hit a floater in the lane with 11.4 seconds to go Thursday as the sixth-seeded Miller Grove (Georgia) basketball team upset No. 3 seed Findlay Prep 67-65 in the quarterfinals of the National High School Invitational in New York City.
North Korea has officially announced it is blocking Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and South Korean websites in a move underscoring its concern with the spread of online information.
Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is one of baseball’s brightest young stars, and New York Mets farmhand Paul Sewald is still trying to reach the majors. But Sewald got the best of Bryant — barely — in a showdown of close friends during Thursday’s Big League Weekend exhibition game at Cashman Field.
The Big League Weekend announced crowd of 11,025 at Cashman Field got to witness why manager Joe Maddon and the Chicago Cubs are the betting favorite to win the World Series. They defeated the New York Mets 5-1.
As the process plays out slowly regarding getting approval on new UNLV basketball coach Chris Beard’s contract, hanging in the background is the memory of 1994 and a secret second contract given to Rollie Massimino to succeed Jerry Tarkanian.
Based on the sparse crowds and social media mockery, the inaugural Vegas 16 certainly won’t be mistaken for March Madness. But it’s not going anywhere.
June Whitley, remembered as a civil rights pioneer and a unifying force during her 15-year tenure on Nevada’s higher education board, has died. She was 79.
Do you always tell yourself that you’ll start saving more money, but you never actually get around to it? If that describes you, you’re probably making these three savings mistakes even smart people make.
A veteran Miami police officer with two decades of experience dealing with the media and community leaders will take over as police chief in Ferguson, hoping to help the St. Louis suburb heal as it rebounds after the fatal 2014 police shooting of Michael Brown.
Hayden Rosenkrantz, who carried a 4.61 ERA into the game, limited Arbor View to three hits in 6 1/3 innings, and the Bulldogs made the most of four hits to claim an 8-2 home victory.