A speeding car slammed into a utility pole late Friday in east Las Vegas, killing its 40-year-old driver.
Ricardo Torres-Cortez is a public safety and breaking news reporter. He returned to the Review-Journal, where he’d interned, after a five-year stint at the Las Vegas Sun newspaper. A Mexican-born graduate of UNLV, he’s passionate about soccer, books and coffee.
A 20-year-old UNLV student died days after he stepped into a ring for a charity boxing match organized by a school-sanctioned fraternity.
Clark County reported 326 new COVID-19 deaths and no new deaths during the previous day, the Southern Nevada Health District reported Friday.
No arrest had been made as of Friday morning in what Las Vegas police described as a targeted shooting that killed a man inside a Summerlin restaurant.
The motorist driving a 2019 Chevrolet Camaro SS convertible ran a red light, jumped onto a median strip and hit a “landscape boulder” late Thursday.
A woman accused of fatally stabbing a man last year in a drainage tunnel was ordered held without bail Wednesday after she waived her right to a preliminary hearing.
Bond was set at $350,000 Wednesday for a suspect accused of fatally shooting a man outside a west valley tavern this month following what a Las Vegas police detective homicide described a “chance encounter.”
Thanksgiving Day is the busiest day of the year for cooking-related fires across the country, but Las Vegas has fared well.
A man has been arrested in a shooting two months ago on the Las Vegas Strip that left another man critically wounded, according to Metropolitan Police Department records.
Clark County on Tuesday reported 369 new COVID-19 cases and 15 additional deaths as most longer term metrics for the disease slid lower or were flat.
The crash happened at about 6:40 p.m. on Nov. 16 in the Fremont Street and Oakey Boulevard intersection.
A Las Vegas filmmaker, who was killed in a random shooting at a convenience store, was remembered by a close friend as a “goofy individual” with a strong work ethic.
The owner of Lee’s Liquors was killed in a car crash on Friday near West Wendover, three months after his father’s death.