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Las Vegas Valley prep football teams begin offseason New! 2020-07-06 21:14:07High schools whose practice plans were approved by the Clark County School District were allowed to begin their offseason programs Monday.

Circa, Westgate to host dueling contest weekends New! 2020-07-06 21:11:49The Westgate will host its annual SuperContest Weekend on Aug. 21 and 22, and Circa recently announced an event for the same dates.

2020 MLB schedule New! 2020-07-06 21:05:42MLB released the schedule Monday for its shortened 60-game season beginning on July 23 in ballparks without fans amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Momofuku veteran chef leaving to cook for Raiders New! 2020-07-06 21:05:26Michael Rubinstein, who has spent 3½ years at Momofuku at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, will share in a whole-foods-based approach for Raiders

Bail set at $1.2M for driver that hit New! 2020-07-06 20:58:21A graphic video shows the vehicle approaching at a high rate of speed. It appeared to swerve slightly as it came toward two people still in the road.

MLB announces shortened 2020 schedule New! 2020-07-06 20:56:11Mookie Betts, Gerrit Cole and a pair of high-profile matchups are set for opening day as Major League Baseball begins its shortened 60-game season on

McCarran spreads out baggage arrivals to promote social New! 2020-07-06 20:43:21McCarran International Airport has changed its baggage claim operations to enhance the social distancing protocols at the airport.

Las Vegas reportedly misses out on hosting NHL New! 2020-07-06 20:42:39According to a report Monday by The Associated Press, the league selected Edmonton, Alberta, and Toronto to serve as the hub cities for its 24-team po

Las Vegas woman’s shooting death ruled homicide New! 2020-07-06 20:35:02The Clark County coroner’s office has ruled the death of a 48-year-old woman whose son said she shot herself in the head last month a homicide.

Deep cuts, possible tax increases on tap for New! 2020-07-06 20:26:59Gov. Steve Sisolak is not ruling out possible tax increases during the upcoming special legislative session as a way to address the current year&rsquo

Despite grim report, Nevada GOP confident in Trump New! 2020-07-06 20:05:59A Beltway publication moved Nevada from the “toss up” category to “lean Democratic” for the November election.

Death of man in North Las Vegas DUI New! 2020-07-06 19:44:50The death of a 20-year-old man in a DUI crash in North Las Vegas in May has been ruled an accident by the Clark County coroner’s office.

Las Vegas Weekly Stories:

New rules: Foreign pupils must leave U.S. if New! 2020-07-07 03:15:00International students will be forced to leave the U.S. or transfer to another college if their schools offer classes entirely online this fall, under

Class schedules, computer access among details discussed ahead New! 2020-07-07 03:10:00Recess for elementary school students in the Clark County School District might not include children climbing on playground equipment in the fall. A p

Death toll from flooding in Japan rises to New! 2020-07-07 03:05:00Soldiers rescued residents on boats as floodwaters flowed down streets in southern Japanese towns hit by deadly rains that were expanding across the r

Thermometers in hand, Dubai opens for tourists amid New! 2020-07-07 03:05:00From French soccer jerseys to slick online campaigns, Dubai is trumpeting the fact that it reopened for tourism on Tuesday — but what that means

Medicare nursing home COVID site leaves users 'in New! 2020-07-07 03:05:00When the Trump administration required nursing homes to report their COVID-19 cases, it also promised to make the data available to residents, familie

GOP worries Trump's divisive June imperils Senate control New! 2020-07-07 03:05:00President Donald Trump's June began with his Bible-clutching photo op outside a church after authorities used chemicals and batons to scatter peacefu

TikTok to leave Hong Kong as security law New! 2020-07-07 03:05:00TikTok said Tuesday it will stop operations in Hong Kong, joining other social media companies in warily eyeing ramifications of a sweeping national s

California Capitol closing after Assembly member gets virus New! 2020-07-07 03:05:00A coronavirus outbreak is closing California’s Capitol and forcing the Assembly to put off its return to work as infection and hospitalization r

Hollywood comes to UK High Court as Depp New! 2020-07-07 03:05:00Johnny Depp has a starring role in a real-life courtroom drama in London, where he is suing a tabloid newspaper for libel over an article that branded

Trump donors among early recipients of coronavirus loans New! 2020-07-07 03:05:00As much as $273 million in federal coronavirus aid was awarded to more than 100 companies that are owned or operated by major donors to President Dona

Maxwell moved to N.Y. for Epstein-related sex abuse New! 2020-07-07 02:47:00Jeffrey Epstein's longtime confidante Ghislaine Maxwell was transferred Monday to a New York City jail plagued by coronavirus concerns and other prob

Betts: Baseball didn't do good job with response New! 2020-07-07 02:30:00Mookie Betts wasn’t moved by Major League Baseball’s response in the wake of George Floyd’s death in police custody, and the Los Ang

Las Vegas Sun Stories:

Las Vegas needed Irwin Molasky New! 2020-07-06 18:40:00Irwin Molasky understood the nature of the people who came here to build Las Vegas’ gambling and tourism industry. And he knew that people outsi

NHL, union announce plan to resume play on New! 2020-07-06 18:01:00It’s been nearly four months since we’ve seen a live hockey game, and for much of that time, no one knew when the next one ...

Man fatally shot at Fourth of July party New! 2020-07-06 17:10:00A teen fatally shot a man who was trying to break up a fight at a Fourth of July party, according to Metro Police. The shooting happened shortly after

Nevada reports 491 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases, 1 New! 2020-07-06 15:18:00The number of confirmed cases has risen steadily since Nevada reopened casinos and other businesses in limited fashion in early June. In response, Gov

Judge orders man who refused to wear mask New! 2020-07-06 15:07:00A Ruhenstroth man, who tested a Stateline casino’s resolve to require masks, was ordered to wear one after he was taken into custody for ...

Wildfire in mountains almost completely contained New! 2020-07-06 13:27:00A wildfire that’s been burning for just over a week in the Spring Mountains outside Las Vegas is now 95 percent contained, according to the U.S.

NHL says 35 players test positive in month New! 2020-07-06 11:35:00The National Hockey League says 35 total players have tested positive for the coronavirus over roughly the past month. The league says 23 of 396 playe

Most of WNBA's older coaches OK with Florida New! 2020-07-06 11:26:00Mike Thibault knows he could be at higher risk for severe illness if he gets the coronavirus because of his age. The 69-year-old Washington Mystics co

Made in America: A great big mess 2020-07-05 05:00:00Ronald Reagan famously asked each of us if we were better off in 1980 than we were in 1976 — after four years of Jimmy Carter’s presidency

People mover, Monorail to coexist on the north 2020-07-05 05:00:00In Las Vegas, it’s often the shiny new thing that grabs most of the attention. As plans proceed for a possible expansion of the underground peop

Unlike cities, rural Nevada schools plan classroom lessons 2020-07-04 05:00:00In Goldfield, a historic small mining town between Las Vegas and Reno, students and teachers are relatively unfazed by the idea of reopening ...

Las Vegas teenager’s message: Everyone can be doing 2020-07-03 05:00:00Sixteen-year-old Kaydriana Asher is recovering from COVID-19 and is hopeful that by sharing her story on social media and elsewhere more people &mdash

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UPDATE: Mt. Rose Highway reopens; Rose Fire 30% New! 2020-07-06 12:33:33The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest reports that the Rose Fire is 30% contained. Mt. Rose Highway is open but Winters Creek Road will remain closed.

Coronavirus updates: 491 new cases, but hospitalizations down New! 2020-07-06 12:18:29The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases currently in Nevada hospitals dipped to 543 cases — an drop of 37 hospitalizatio

A look at de-escalation: Could Miciah Lee have New! 2020-07-06 12:16:12"The issue here is that law enforcement is getting called to fill a void that probably shouldn't be filled by law enforcement."    

Renowned thru-hiker Ryan Sylva maps out new 1,100-mile New! 2020-07-06 09:00:21Ryan Sylva's thru hike in Nevada's Great Basin, the Great Basin Trail, is an undertaking. Learn about it here.       

Coronavirus live updates: Washoe county reports three 2020-07-05 22:04:59The cumulative number of COVID-19 cases in Nevada is now 22,418.        

Two teenagers dead after single-car crash in Sparks 2020-07-05 20:18:37Police are not identifying the 16-year-old driver and his 17-year-old passenger.        

Watch: Rose Fire burns on Slide Mountain July 2020-07-05 20:16:48The fire started on Sunday afternoon. It's cause is unknown.        

UPDATE: Antelope Fire in Cold Springs mapped at 2020-07-05 19:56:22This is a breaking news story and will be updated.        

Reno forecasters: Breezy winds a concern for fire 2020-07-05 19:07:14Residents are asked to avoid outdoor activities, including yard work and target shooting.        

UPDATE: Rescuers find missing swimmer's body at Sparks 2020-07-05 18:37:33The man was found shortly after 1:30 p.m. on Sunday near the dog park at the marina.