| Jan 27, 2011
| 8:59 AM
MESQUITE, Nevada (CNN) -- An embattled Nevada councilwoman e-mailed a friend about items intended for her mother and called police shortly before they found her and her husband dead in an apparent murder-suicide, police in Mesquite said Wednesday....
| Sep 19, 2009
Even in Las Vegas, apparently, there are limits.
In July, gaming regulators slapped the Planet Hollywood casino with a $500,000 fine for its Prive nightclub's bad behavior, including "topless and lewd activity" and dumping club-goers in the casino "in...
| Mar 26, 2009
| 11:06 AM
New York has George Soros. L.A. has Eli Broad. Vegas? Bet you thought everyone was busy wagering. Wrong. The city, historically known more for carnality than compassion, has a range of denizens working not only for a better city but a better world....
| Apr 5, 2008
A woman believed to be the mother of a dead infant girl found Monday in a Santa Ana yard was arrested in Henderson, Nev., by U.S. marshals after a brief standoff, police said Friday.
Michelle Jennae Pedroza, 20, was arrested late Thursday and was...
| May 26, 2008
Depending on their mood and whom you talk to, people in this parched railroad town clinging to the eastern edge of California call it the poor stepchild, the redheaded stepchild, the ugly stepchild of San Bernardino County.
They grouse about not...
| Jul 29, 2009
Michael Jackson's personal physician is more than $100,000 behind on his mortgage payments and could face foreclosure on the country club home authorities searched in their manslaughter investigation into the singer's death, records show.
| Aug 22, 2009
| 10:21 AM
The reality TV show contestant wanted in the death of his ex-wife in California is still being sought by police.
A man suspected of being Ryan Jenkins was taken off a plane in Toronto, but police say it wasn't him.
The U.S. Marshals Service is...
| Aug 20, 2009
A reality TV contestant was charged with murder Thursday in the death of his ex-wife as the manhunt for the suspect spread to Canada and police provided gruesome new details about the killing.
Police said Ryan Alexander Jenkins removed the teeth and...
| Dec 4, 2007
Cloaked by darkness, a saw tucked under his jacket, Douglas Hoffman skulked through suburbia, methodically killing trees.
He severed some. Others he sliced just enough so they would slowly die. In a year's time, authorities said, he wiped out more than...
| Jan 15, 2008
A Nevada judge said Monday that Democratic presidential candidate Dennis J. Kucinich must be included in today's candidate debate in Nevada.
Senior Clark County District Judge Charles Thompson said if Kucinich was excluded, he would issue an injunction...
| Jan 15, 2008
Residents of an upscale retirement community near here knew Douglas Hoffman was upset that trees were blocking his backyard view of the Strip.
But at a hearing Monday, where Hoffman was sentenced to up to five years in prison for killing more than 500...
| Feb 17, 2008
Smoke billowing from the 32-story Monte Carlo Resort & Casino last month made dramatic TV footage, recalling the 1980 blaze that raced through the former MGM Grand in Las Vegas and killed more than 80 people.
No one died in the recent Monte Carlo blaze,...