A funeral is scheduled in Southern California for a former 6-foot-11 UNLV basketball center who was part of the Runnin’ Rebels NCAA Final Four team in 1977 and played briefly with the NBA’s Washington Bullets.
A Las Vegas father was sentenced to five years’ probation for neglecting his 5-year-old autistic son before the boy died of a self-inflicted gunshot to the head.
A former Chicago commodities broker arrested in Las Vegas 32 years after vanishing from his Illinois home — and 25 years after being declared dead — says he’ll plead guilty to felony identity fraud.
A 2013 trial date has been set for a once “legally dead” Mississippi man facing federal charges in the kidnapping of a 12-year-old Las Vegas girl whose body was found last year in Louisiana.
The cause of death has been determined for the 68-year-old woman found dead in her Las Vegas home.
The Clark County coroner has identified a body found in a remote desert area near Lake Las Vegas as 23-year-old Ashley Marie Martinez.
Northern Arizona authorities say two men are dead after a small plane headed to Nevada crashed near the North Rim of the Grand Canyon.
Las Vegas police say a hiker has died on Mount Charleston. Police say the hiker fell about 60 feet in the area of Mary Jane Falls.
An attorney for a former Chicago commodities broker found working as a bookie in Las Vegas after being declared legally dead in 1986 says his client is being offered a plea deal that could allow him to avoid jail.
Authorities say a 40-year-old French tourist has died after he was critically injured in a fall from a pedestrian escalator on the Las Vegas Strip.