Philadelphia takes on Vegas, aims to halt 4-game skid
Vegas Golden Knights (6-3-0, third in the Pacific Division) vs. Philadelphia Flyers (2-3-1, seventh in the Metropolitan Division)
Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens join Country Music Hall of Fame
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The bestselling country duo of all time, Brooks & Dunn, joined the Country Music Hall of Fame alongside comedian and singer Ray Stevens and record executive Jerry Bradley...
BLM whistleblower reinstated in Nevada grazing dispute
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A longtime government range specialist who claimed he was fired in retaliation for repeatedly reporting illegal livestock grazing on federal land in eastern Nevada has been...
New restaurants show meat-free Mexican is not a carne sin
PHOENIX (AP) — "That's not real Mexican food," ''My grandma would slap you" and "sellout" are just some of comments Jose and Leticia Gamiz received when they started their pop-up vegan Mexican...
Reno man sentenced to life in prison in 2018 fatal shooting
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Reno man has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole in connection with a fatal shooting last year.
Nevada could face $100M in damages to state prison guards
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada could be on the hook for up to $100 million in damages and unpaid wages after prison guards scored a major victory in a long-running legal fight with the state Department...
Nathan Chen wins Skate America in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS (AP) — When Jason Brown had to withdraw from an event in late September, he couldn't help but wonder if the lingering effects from an August car accident that left him with a concussion...
Bright runs for 2 TDs as Utah State beats Nevada 36-10
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Gerold Bright had 126 yards rushing and two scores on 15 carries, Savon Scarver had a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown, and Utah State beat Nevada 36-10 in the snow on...
Fleury shuts out former team; Knights defeat Penguins
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury wasn't happy with his performance in his return to Pittsburgh two seasons ago.
Authorities: Reno pedestrian killed in fire truck accident
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Authorities say a woman has been hit and killed by a Reno Fire Department truck.
The Washoe County Sheriff's Office says that it is investigating the accident that happened...
Third arrest made in case of model encased in concrete
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police have arrested who they believe to be a third suspect in the killing of a woman who was found encased in concrete in the desert.
Cianciarulo ready for 450 debut after long ride
Doubt's clutches first gripped Adam Cianciarulo at 17.
He had been unbeatable and invincible to that point, knowing he could beat the other riders every time he pulled his dirt bike into the...
Native American population grows in Clark County
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's Clark County has one of the fastest growing Native American populations in the country but local leaders say they're struggling to receive the recognition they...
Police search for truck, driver after shooting by officer
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Police say they have been searching for the driver of a white pickup who they say fled after intentionally ramming the truck into a patrol vehicle, which prompted...
Penguins take on the Golden Knights, aim for 6th straight win
Vegas Golden Knights (5-3-0, third in the Pacific Division) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (6-2-0, first in the Metropolitan Division)
Hokit runs for 3 TDs, Fresno State beats UNLV 56-27
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Josh Hokit had two of his three touchdown runs in the fourth quarter to help Fresno State pull away from UNLV for a 56-27 win on Friday night.
American Nathan Chen in first place after short program
LAS VEGAS (AP) — It came as no surprise to see two-time world champion Nathan Chen of the United States top the short program with 102.71 points Friday at Skate America, the first of six events in...
Nevadan killed, 2 Montanans hurt in wrong-way I-80 crash
ELKO, Nev. (AP) — A 27-year-old Nevada man driving the wrong way on U.S. Interstate 80 just west of Carlin was killed when he collided head-on with a Range Rover carrying two Montana residents who...
Ex-salon chief alleges Wynn Resorts spied at his new job
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former beauty salon director who went public about sexual misconduct allegations against casino mogul Steve Wynn nearly two years ago is suing Wynn Resorts and company...
Raiders TE Darren Waller earns big new contract
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — When Darren Waller signed a multiyear contract extension worth a reported $9 million a season, he couldn't help but reflect on the journey he's been on since signing a deal...
Lady Gaga falls off stage while dancing with fan
NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is recovering after falling off the stage while dancing with a fan at a concert.
During her Las Vegas show Thursday night, the pop star invited a fan onstage who...
60 Nevada Army guardsmen headed to Kuwait with helicopters
RENO, Nev. (AP) — About 60 soldiers in the Nevada Army National Guard and a fleet of its Chinook helicopters are going to spend most of the next nine months in Kuwait.
Idaho police identify man killed in police chase, shooting
WENDELL, Idaho (AP) — Idaho authorities have identified a man fatally shot by police after a high-speed chase.
Police identified the suspect Thursday as 28-year-old David Bamber Jr. of...
Nevada Highway Patrol group seeks to unionize state officers
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The Nevada Highway Patrol Association has filed for recognition as the collective bargaining union for state police officers.
Marchessault nets shootout winner, Vegas beats Ottawa 3-2
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mark Stone stood at his locker, shook his head and gave a sigh of relief.
"I didn't want to lose that game," Stone said. "Being honest."
Defense lawyers want trial in 4 killings pushed to 2021
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Lawyers for a Salvadoran immigrant charged with four northern Nevada homicides want to postpone his trial to determine whether he has an intellectual disability that makes him...
Raiders DC calls Burfict suspension a ‘witch hunt’
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland defensive coordinator Paul Guenther lashed out at the NFL for the lengthy suspension the league handed to Raiders linebacker Vontaze Burfict for a helmet-to-helmet...
Nevada hosts Dayton, UNLV at VCU in 2020 MW-A10 challenge
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada will host Dayton and VCU will host UNLV next year in the inaugural Mountain West-Atlantic 10 Challenge Series.
They are among 10 basketball games the conferences...
2 plead not guilty to conspiring with Giuliani associates
NEW YORK (AP) — Two businessmen pleaded not guilty Thursday to conspiring with associates of Rudy Giuliani to make illegal campaign contributions, as a prosecutor said evidence includes data from...
St. George breaks hits a record 122 days without rain
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — St. George is experiencing a record dry spell as the city in southern Utah hits 122 days without rain.
The Spectrum reports weather officials said St. George broke...
J&J agrees to $117M settlement over pelvic mesh devices
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Johnson & Johnson has agreed to a $117 million multistate settlement over allegations it deceptively marketed its pelvic mesh products, which support women's sagging pelvic...
The Latest: 2 plead not guilty in Giuliani-associate probe
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a hearing for businessmen accused of conspiring with associates of Rudy Giuliani to make illegal campaign contributions (all times local):
Knights forward Valentin Zykov suspended for 20 games
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Vegas Golden Knights forward Valentin Zykov was suspended Thursday for 20 games without pay for a violation of the NHL's performance-enhancing substances program, the league...
Judge blocks Trump from easing energy rules in US West
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A U.S. judge temporarily blocked the Trump administration from easing rules on mining, drilling and grazing across millions of acres in seven Western states, saying such...
Coroner: Vegas man died in handcuffs from meth intoxication
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas man had methamphetamine in his system when he died in police custody after telling officers handcuffing him on the ground he couldn't breathe, a coroner said...
Pilot unhurt in small plane crash north of Reno
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A pilot apparently escaped any serious injury in a small plane crash north of Reno between Pyramid Lake and the California line.
Atlanta businessman spared prison in college hoops scandal
NEW YORK (AP) — An Atlanta businessman and former NBA referee was spared prison time Thursday after pleading guilty in a college basketball scandal that paid bribes to steer top athletes to...
Iconic Las Vegas wedding chapel is no longer up for sale
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The owner of a Las Vegas chapel where celebrity couples like Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner have gotten married is staying wedded to her business.
Ottawa Senators visit the Vegas Golden Knights
Ottawa Senators (1-4-0, eighth in the Atlantic Division) vs. Vegas Golden Knights (4-3-0, third in the Pacific Division)
Nathan Chen begins Grand Prix season at Skate America
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nathan Chen would love little more than to become the first man to win four straight U.S. figure skating championships since Brian Boitano achieved the feat in the...
Nevada seeks to restart lawsuit over US plutonium shipment
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Lawyers for Nevada and the U.S. Energy Department are accusing each other of contradicting their own past arguments as the state seeks to restart a legal challenge to force the...
Guilty plea in Nevada theft of trailer, hundreds of guns
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 29-year-old ex-felon has pleaded guilty to stealing more than 200 firearms and ammunition from a truck and trailer parked at a Las Vegas-area casino in July 2018.
Reports show incumbent Nevada Democrats with large cash lead
LAS VEGAS (AP) — New campaign fundraising reports show Republicans are gearing up to try to win back two congressional seats in Nevada, but they've got a long way to go to match the money that...
Raiders T Trent Brown sued for domestic violence
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders tackle Trent Brown has been sued by his ex-girlfriend for what she says were multiple acts of domestic violence over the past year.
Fighter jets could fly lower in Idaho, Nevada and Oregon
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Air Force wants to fly supersonic fighter jets at lower altitudes in lightly populated areas of southwestern Idaho, northern Nevada and southeastern Oregon to better...
Wynn announces management changes at Boston-area casino
BOSTON (AP) — The president of Wynn Resorts' Boston-area casino is stepping down just months after it opened.
The Las Vegas company announced Wednesday that Encore Boston Harbor President...
Body of missing woman found in concrete in Nevada desert
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police say the body of a woman missing for five months has been found encased in concrete in the desert and that a suspect has been arrested.
Rinne helps Predators drub Golden Knights in Vegas, 5-2
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nashville's Pekka Rinne has been a Vezina Trophy finalist four times, and won the award honoring the league's best goalie in 2018.
Sparks man, 37, was victim in fatal Reno shooting
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Washoe County medical examiner's office has identified a 37-year-old man who was fatally shot last week southwest of downtown Reno.