Uber, the maverick ride-sharing company that has been bending the state’s transportation rules for a month, ceased operations in Nevada late Wednesday, vowing to return when it finds a clear path to operating legally in the state.
A child drowned in a southwest valley residence Wednesday night, Las Vegas police said. Medics and police were called about 6:15 p.m. to the 5600 block of Artesia Lake Court, near Russell Road and Jones Boulevard, Metro Lt. Joe Martin said.
One person was hospitalized after being struck by a vehicle Wednesday night in the northeast valley, Las Vegas police said.
Except for a few glitches late in the day brought on by wintry East Coast weather, most flights ran on schedule at McCarran all day, transporting thousands of families and friends to be together in unseasonably warm Southern Nevada or at colder locations everywhere else.
Nearly 600,000 Nevadans are expected to hit stores on Black Friday, arguably the biggest shopping day of the year, scouring for deals on everything from clothing to electronics.
I would think fairness should matter to all athletic conferences across the country when it comes to membership and ensuring everyone within the framework has an equal opportunity at success. In this sense, the Mountain West and its TV contract for football has failed miserably for many schools, particularly UNLV.
The NFL runs dozens of computers for 24 hours a day for 12 weeks to evaluate its millions of possible schedule combinations. The puzzle is determining which week each game will be played, and which TV slot it will slide into.
While details are emerging about what kinds of federal benefits might be available to immigrants covered by President Barack Obama’s recent executive order, the rules surrounding state benefits in Nevada remain murky.
A scooter rider suffered substantial injuries after a crash with a vehicle Wednesday night in the west valley, Las Vegas police said. Medics and police were called to the intersection of Fort Apache Road and Sahara Avenue about 7 p.m. after the collision, Metro Lt. Joel Martin said.
The family of a man shot dead by a Nevada Highway Patrol trooper wants answers on what happened the morning he was killed on Interstate 15. With tears in his eyes, John T. Wilson II said that his “world was changed” the day his son, John T. Wilson III, died.
Henderson police are seeking the public’s help in locating a suspect in a fatal hit-and-run crash with a bike.
Police say a 27-year-old pregnant woman has been shot and killed in New York City.