Nevada Refusing Pfizer Demand For Return of Execution DrugsA Nevada prisons official said Friday the state is refusing pharmaceutical company Pfizer's demand to return a drug it manufactured and not use it in a planned lethal injection execution.
Nevada Prison Officials Report 2 Inmate DeathsNevada prison officials say the death of a 46-year-old inmate from Las Vegas is being investigated as a suicide, and the death of a prisoner at another facility is being investigated.
Trooper: Vegas-Bound Camaro Sought After Fatal Hit-RunThe Nevada Highway Patrol is looking for a Chevrolet Camaro after car parts were found at the scene of an overnight crash that killed man walking on a highway in the community of Pahrump.
Nevada Seeks to Use Untried Execution Drugs Including OpioidFor Nevada's first execution in more than a decade, state officials are turning to a never-before-tried combination of drugs, including a powerful painkiller that is fueling much of the opioid epidemic and a paralyzing drug that could mask any signs of trouble.
Reno Art Instructor Named Nevada Teacher of the YearAn art teacher at Damonte Ranch High School in Reno has been Nevada's 2018 Teacher of the Year.
Dozier Execution Postponed Over Paralytic Drug FightNevada's first inmate execution in 11 years was postponed Thursday after a judge ordered a paralytic drug removed from a never-before-used lethal injection plan that also includes the first use by a state of the powerful opioid fentanyl.
Nevada Execution Postponed Over Paralytic DrugState prisons officials are postponing Nevada's first inmate execution in 11 years after a state court judge ordered a paralytic drug removed from a never-before-used lethal injection plan.
Judge to Hear From Death-Row Inmate One Last TimeA judge who has been hearing a challenge of the state's untried prison lethal injection plan is set to ask a death-row inmate one last time whether he's changed his mind about becoming the first person to be executed in Nevada in 11 years.
Former Assistant State Attorney General to Run For Top SpotA former assistant Nevada state attorney general says he'll run as a Republican for the top state law enforcement position.
Nevada Names Interim Medical Officer Ahead of ExecutionNevada officials are pressing toward the state's first execution in 11 years, naming the state's top psychiatrist as interim replacement for the anesthesiologist who resigned last week after signing off on the lethal injection plan.
Official: 4 Inmates Hurt in Top-Security Ely Prison FightA state official says a fight in a wing of Nevada's maximum-security prison in Ely left four inmates injured, including two who were taken to hospitals in Las Vegas, 250 miles away.
3-Vehicle Fatal Wreck Closed Route Between Vegas, PhoenixThe main highway route between Phoenix and Las Vegas was blocked all of Thursday evening following a fatal three-vehicle collision northwestern Arizona.