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Jan 30, 2015 at 3:54 PM
A task force believes Nevada could reap hundreds of millions of dollars annually if it can wrest control of vast chunks of federal land. What this potential change could mean for hunters, hikers and others who have had unfettered access to public...
Jan 23, 2015 at 2:01 PM
A Metro police detective assigned to gang enforcement was arrested Friday, according to Metro Police.
Jan 13, 2015 at 3:28 PM
Like other viewers worldwide new Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo watched the horrifying terrorist events that unfolded in Paris and wasn't surprised when Isis leaders called for the assassination of police officers.
Jan 13, 2015 at 4:08 PM
One can overindulge at any Strip buffet and still wouldn't have a plate as full as the one in front of new Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo. Most pressing for the sheriff is how to protect a community that keeps growing.
Dec 31, 2014 at 5:01 PM
Being the top lawman in Las Vegas is one of the toughest jobs in the country. Two-term Sheriff Doug Gillespie will take his final walk along the Las Vegas Strip on New Year's Eve to say goodbye to the men and women of Metro.
Dec 15, 2014 at 1:10 PM
More than 80 percent of the land in Nevada is controlled by the federal government. Nevada has a larger percentage of public land than any other in the country, despite 50 years of attempts by the state to free up millions of acres.
Dec 11, 2014 at 11:41 PM
Three Las Vegas residents were arrested Thursday after detectives with Metro Police uncovered evidence of one of the most horrific child sex rings in memory, police said.
Nov 25, 2014 at 10:02 AM
Thanksgiving is a black day for turkeys, in general. However, there's one group of birds that's accidentally stumbled into a safe haven. In fact, they might be the safest turkeys in America and they live in Nevada.
Nov 17, 2014 at 5:02 PM
Electronic surveillance was a staple during the years when Mafia tough guys prowled Las Vegas, which is why there's an exhibit devoted to "bugs" at the The Mob Museum.
Nov 17, 2014 at 1:16 PM
Recent revelations about widespread electronic surveillance by the NSA, CIA and other intelligence agencies have spurred considerable debate about our most basic civil liberty -- the right of privacy.
Nov 14, 2014 at 10:21 AM
The unincorporated area of Clark County is preparing to go to once a week trash pickup in a move to boost recycling rates. Whether that works is being debated and some records show recycling is going down.
Nov 13, 2014 at 2:43 PM
Get ready to say goodbye to twice a week garbage service. Henderson and North Las Vegas have already made the switch to once a week pickups and the county could be next. It's an effort to beef up recycling.
Nov 10, 2014 at 2:41 PM
Designer drugs made from dangerous chemicals are causing outbreaks of psychosis, strokes, even death, and police are warning that the problems are likely to grow worse.
Nov 10, 2014 at 11:01 AM
Police and public health officials say a new drug epidemic is leaving as trail of destruction in neighborhoods all over the Las Vegas valley.
Nov 5, 2014 at 4:01 PM
Several years ago an organization formed to help offer sex workers a way out. The group is called Hookers for Jesus and their refuge is called Destiny House, one of the few places they can go for help.

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