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Thunderstorms that caused flash floods and left some roads covered with mud Monday night could make a return appearance today.
A weather system packing rain and high winds prompted the National Weather Service in Las Vegas to issue a severe thunderstorm warning for central Clark County until 4:15 p.m. The National Weather Service said at 3:23 p.m. Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph.
Government officials say workers cleaning a storage room at a research center made a startling discovery last week - decades-old vials of smallpox forgotten in a cardboard box.
A prosecutor told a jury was a miracle no one was killed when a .44-caliber handgun went off during a backstage struggle between well-muscled members of the Thunder From Down Under male revue and a man on methamphetamine trying to make off with costumes and props in Las Vegas.
In the mid-1950s, air travel was a shadow of the highly advanced operation of checks and rules seen today.
Some patients had to be evacuated for a short time this morning after a fire in a bathroom near the emergency room at Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center.
A grand jury in Fresno returned an indictment against Charles Max Pollock, 43, of Las Vegas, charging him with two counts of travel with intent to engage in illicit sexual conduct and two counts of sexual exploitation of a minor, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced.
Runoff from rain on Mount Charleston over the weekend caused street flooding at Grand Teton and Buffalo drives which resulted in a partial closure of the intersection.
Prescription drug abuse has reached epidemic proportions in Nevada. In Clark County, more people overdosed on pharmaceuticals last year than all the major street drugs combined.
Weather service doppler radar indicated flash flooding from a thunderstorm near Kyle Canyon campground on Mt.
Officials say a vehicle was buried in mud over the weekend after its driver tried to cruise through a Las Vegas-area retention basin as it filled with runoff.
The Clark County Coroner's Office has identified the 18-year-old shot and killed late Thursday night as Tyrell Melton of Las Vegas.
Joey Kadmiri, who is accused of trying to steal costumes from Thunder Down Under and then pulling a gun on the male revue's performers, awaits his arraignment at the Clark County Regional Justice Center on Monday, March 24, 2014.
In an interview with the Las Vegas Review-Journal editorial board, Clark County Sheriff Doug Gillespie said that BLM-defying rancher Cliven Bundy must be 'held accountable' for his actions.
Clark County and Henderson firefighters a extinguished a blaze Sunday afternoon at a post office located at 455 E. Pebble Road.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 04:23 am
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