More than 35,000 are registered to run in this year’s marathon or half-marathon. They’ll start their journey at 4:30 p.m. and conclude it under the neon lights on the Strip. (James Schaeffer / Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Thousands of government workers in Southern Nevada find their jobs suddenly in flux, a result of stringent health precautions and public facility closures.
Three Las Vegas area gig economy workers are just some of thousands finding financial lifelines in different places, including Friday’s passage of the $2 trillion stimulus bill, called the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Securities Act, that will for the first time extend unemployment benefits to independent contractors.
A 36-year-old woman was in critical condition following a crash Friday night in the southeast Las Vegas Valley, police said.
Las Vegas police said they arrested two people Friday afternoon and one man was found shot to death during a homicide investigation that began earlier in the day.
Two teenage boys were apparently shot and killed by the man, who died of a “self-inflicted” gunshot wound, police said.
Veteran coach Tom Izzo once again has his team peaking at the right time, as the Spartans continued their run through the East Region in the R-J’s What If Tournament.
WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and rival Deontay Wilder could hold their third fight in Las Vegas on Oct. 3, according to a report from The Athletic.
The Amalgamated Transit Union is calling for tighter safety restrictions as they have reports of bus operators, van drivers, cleaners and mechanics being potentially exposed to the novel coronavirus during the course of their daily work.
After President Trump declared a state of emergency in the U.S. on March 13 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, his campaign expedited plans to shift into a digital-only re-election bid.
Law enforcement vehicles escorted Nevada Highway Patrol Sgt. Benjamin Jenkins’ body as it was driven to the Clark County coroner’s office Friday night.