Some doctors also are concerned that new law intended to prevent the abuse of powerful drugs like OxyContin, Vicodin and fentanyl will hobble patients who rely on opioids to manage their pain.
Thompson Elementary in northwest Las Vegas and Wallin Elementary in Henderson are celebrating the honor, given out to only 342 schools in the nation this year.
Transportation in Las Vegas came to a halt shortly after a gunman took aim at country music concertgoers along the Strip.
Brook Lopez finished with 12 points on 5 of 9 shooting in 15 minutes of action to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 75-69 win over the Sacramento Kings in an exhibition game at T-Mobile Arena on Sunday.
Los Angeles staved off a late rally to secure a 75-69 victory over the Sacramento Kings in front of a decidedly pro-Lakers crowd in an NBA exhibition game at T-Mobile Arena on Sunday night.
Steelers quarterbacks Ben Roethlisberger was picked off four times in the second half and two were returned for touchdowns as Jacksonville burned the betting public in the best decision of the day for Las Vegas sports books.
“Blade Runner 2049” had the pedigree, the stars and the stellar reviews. But even though the highly touted sequel had seemingly everything going for it, something didn’t click with audiences.
Injuries left the Raiders thin at multiple positions Sunday.
Michaela Morris and Caitlyn Kreutz scored midway through the first half, and UNLV held on for a 2-1 win over visiting Wyoming in a Mountain West women’s soccer match Sunday.
In the week since the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest festival that claimed the lives of 58 concertgoers and injured hundreds of others, communities around the country have rallied to show support for Las Vegas.