Stories tagged: las vegas
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 4, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
Payouts for the Las Vegas shooting two years ago will be based on how much victims earned, the gravity of survivors’ wounds and the hazy concepts of pain, suffering and …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 3:48 p.m.
Attorneys for thousands of victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history say they’ve reached a legal settlement expected to pay between $735 million and $800 million.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 1, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
From a sunrise event to a reading of victims’ names at the time the bullets flew, Las Vegas on Tuesday marked two years since the deadliest mass shooting in modern …
Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 4:31 p.m.
Blackstone is in advanced talks to buy and lease back the iconic Bellagio and MGM Grand Las Vegas casinos from MGM Resorts International, according to people with knowledge of the …
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
Clint Bowyer has won just the third pole of his Cup career in time to open NASCAR’s playoffs.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 1, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
As soon as Labor Day passes, September and November are great months for a Las Vegas visit. The summer crowds thin out, the Mojave heat starts to break, and good …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 12:53 p.m.
Coaches, players and WNBA executives were pleased with the show Las Vegas put on for the All-Star Game last weekend. Las Vegas Aces coach Bill Laimbeer says he accomplished two …
Mon., July 29, 2019, 3:20 p.m.
Grasshoppers are storming Las Vegas – and showing up like a rainstorm on weather radar.
UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mark Few will serve as an assistant coach for USA Basketball’s select team, a 13-player squad that will train with and help the national team prepare for the FIBA …
UPDATED: Wed., July 24, 2019, 9:50 p.m.
Pac-12 notes: Conference championship game shifting to Las Vegas in 2020, 2021; replay process amended
Wednesday at Pac-12 Media Day, commissioner Larry Scott confirmed the conference’s title game, held in early December, will move to the Raiders’ new home in Las Vegas for the 2020 …
UPDATED: Mon., July 15, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
Clarke shook off the rust quickly, averaging 14.6 points and hitting the game-winning tip-in in the semifinals to help Memphis reach the Summer League title game against Minnesota on Monday …
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019, 10:56 p.m.
The NBA’s decision to invite a pair of international teams to the Summer League showed promise, even as it also demonstrated the competitive challenges facing the host team for the …
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
Norvell has averaged 13.3 points in the three games he’s played, while shooting 36.3% (12-33) from the field and 40.1% (9-22) from deep.
Tue., July 9, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Harvey is averaging 13 points per game in Las Vegas after averaging six points in his two games during the Salt Lake City Summer League.
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 8:04 p.m.
When two-time NBA slam dunk champion Zach LaVine called the Chicago Bulls organization and asked for a favor, it wasn’t the first time he’d reached out for his childhood friend …
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington standout Tyler Harvey has taken a winding path back to the NBA Summer League
Tyler Harvey didn’t envision it this way, his basketball career trudging through Pennsylvania, France, Italy and Tennessee.
UPDATED: Sun., July 7, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
NBA Summer League:
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 8:20 a.m.
“I was introduced to Jess Roskelley by my teammate, Sam Sicilia. Before we left for ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ seven years ago was when I met Jess. We actually signed our …
UPDATED: Sat., July 6, 2019, 9:42 p.m.
With the game in his hands, Rui Hachimura delivered in his first game wearing a Washington Wizards jersey.
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019, 10:29 p.m.
Zion Williamson’s first NBA show was a sellout. It just ended earlier than fans wanted.
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019, 5:27 p.m.
The family of a woman killed by a gunman raining down gunfire from a Las Vegas high-rise hotel suite filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against eight gun makers and …
Tue., July 2, 2019, 1:21 p.m.
Nevada Highway Patrol says passengers must be alive in order to be counted as occupants in cars using the high occupancy vehicle lane.
Mon., June 24, 2019, 11:08 a.m.
A casino juggernaut was formed Monday when Eldorado Resorts announced it is buying Caesars in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $17.3 billion.
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Greg Foster Jr., who announced 10 days ago he was transferring from Gonzaga, has committed to St. Joseph’s.
UPDATED: Mon., May 27, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
Las Vegas and “The Hunger Games” have collided in the form of a new exhibit, The Hunger Games: The Exhibition, which opened this month at MGM Grand, based on the …
Thu., May 23, 2019, 11:12 a.m.
A company backed by tech billionaire Elon Musk has been awarded a nearly $49 million contract to build a transit system using self-driving vehicles underneath the Las Vegas Convention Center.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
Julian Strawther, a talented wing ranked in the top 40 in the 2020 class, celebrated his 17th birthday Thursday by announcing on Twitter he’s “110% committed” to Gonzaga.
Fri., March 29, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
Nicolas Cage has filed for an annulment four days after getting married in Las Vegas
Thu., March 21, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
The Raiders have gotten final approval for their lease to remain in Oakland for at least one more season. The Oakland City Council voted to approve the lease for 2019 …
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
For one gun owner, the bump stock was just a hunk of plastic that didn’t work as advertised and had been taking up space in his drawer for the past …