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Online service for poker’s Mike Sexton scheduled for New! 2020-09-22 03:30:59The public celebration of life for the poker player and broadcaster will be held on the World Poker Tour’s social media channels.

Today’s local and national sports New! 2020-09-22 03:05:14Here’s today’s local and national sports schedule, including television and radio listings.

Suspect in fatal Las Vegas DUI crash waives New! 2020-09-22 02:16:28Ebone Whitaker, 38, told police she is a daily user of heroin and had consumed two beers and smoked marijuana before getting behind the wheel to drive

Past meets present for Raiders in taking down New! 2020-09-22 01:47:04Monday Night Football might have been about introducing the wonder of Allegiant Stadium, but the Las Vegas Raiders weren’t blinded by the celebr

Raiders bail out sportsbooks, upset Saints in Las New! 2020-09-22 01:35:10BetMGM took an avalanche of late Saints money, including a $180,000 bet on New Orleans (-4) at the Bellagio that was placed as the teams were lining u

Darren Waller falls just short of Raiders’ reception New! 2020-09-22 01:11:06Tight end Darren Waller caught 12 passes for 103 yards and a touchdown in a victory over the New Orleans Saints at Allegiant Stadium on “Monday

Drew Brees struggles in loss to Raiders New! 2020-09-22 01:05:54The 41-year-old Brees struggled for the second consecutive week, finishing 26 of 38 for 312 yards, a touchdown and an egregious interception before ha

Sens. Grassley, Gardner say they’ll vote for Trump’s New! 2020-09-22 00:56:19Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, and Sen. Cory Garder, R-Colo., both announced they would vote for President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominati

Passing grades all around for Raiders in beating New! 2020-09-22 00:43:43How the team performed in the win against the Saints.

Twitter reactions to the Raiders’ win over Saints New! 2020-09-22 00:16:39The Raiders defeated the New Orleans Saints on Monday night at Allegiant Stadium to go to 2-0.

Raiders give fans something to cheer in Las New! 2020-09-22 00:16:13The coronavirus left Raiders fans on the outside looking in at Allegiant Stadium, but did not prevent supporters from celebrating the team’s Las

Las Vegas police search for at least 1 New! 2020-09-22 00:12:38The Metropolitan Police Department’s Search and Rescue unit is looking for “at least one (maybe 2) mountain climbers needing assistance&rd

Las Vegas Weekly Stories:

Rain falls on parts of Las Vegas Valley, 2020-09-21 21:27:00That was indeed rain you smelled, and maybe even felt. A few sprinkles fell over the Las Vegas Valley late Monday afternoon, the first measurable prec

Nevada joins federal lawsuit against campus Title IX 2020-09-21 20:34:00Nevada has joined 17 other states and the District of Columbia in a federal lawsuit arguing that U.S. Department of Education changes to university Ti

Aniston is award-worthy first responder in Emmy fire 2020-09-21 20:24:00Jennifer Aniston missed out on an Emmy but proved herself as an award-worthy first responder when a ceremony stunt got overheated.

Top contenders for Ginsburg's seat on Supreme Court 2020-09-21 20:07:00President Donald Trump has said he would nominate a woman to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday at the age of 87 and was a champion

CDC changes, then retracts, its take on coronavirus 2020-09-21 19:46:00The top U.S. public health agency stirred confusion by posting — and then taking down — an apparent change in its position on how easily t

'Death Star' opens with duel between Raiders and 2020-09-21 05:00:00Allegiant Stadium opens in style as the roughly $2 billion venue hosts a standalone primetime game to wrap up NFL Week 2 with one of the league’

WSOP’s move to online events continues paying off 2020-09-21 05:00:00With the coronavirus pandemic forcing the World Series of Poker events online, players in the United States had to get creative to participate.

'We need to talk': UNLV forum considers steps 2020-09-21 05:00:00Brenda Williams had just been hired as the first Black bank teller in Nevada. On her initial day on the job, she said her boss told her, “We hav

By the numbers: Getting to know our own 2020-09-21 05:00:00The script is almost perfect: Monday Night Football. Prime time. Millions of eyes focused on a new sports palace in the shadows of the Strip ...

Nevada reports 385 new coronavirus cases with 3 2020-09-20 21:22:00State health officials on Sunday reported 385 new positive COVID-19 cases in Nevada along with three additional deaths.

Virus-related travel decline hits Las Vegas helicopter tours 2020-09-20 21:17:00The plummeting of international travel in the wake of COVID-19 has put dozens of helicopter tour pilots and staffers out of work in southern Nevada.

Las Vegas DUI patrols ramp up for football 2020-09-20 05:00:00With bars reopening and locals gathering across town to cheer for the Las Vegas Raiders on Monday Night Football, authorities don’t want impaire

Las Vegas Sun Stories:

Woman's death blamed on wound from 2017 Strip 2020-09-18 19:14:00Medical officials in Las Vegas have attributed the death of a 29-year-old Las Vegas woman to complications from a gunshot wound she received ...

UNLV to play rerouted Maui Invitational in Asheville, 2020-09-18 17:23:00When UNLV traveled to Hawaii for the Diamondhead Classic two years ago, the trip was all about tropical weather, leis and basketball. When the team he

Man pleads not guilty to shooting, paralyzing Metro 2020-09-18 16:18:00The man accused of shooting and paralyzing a Las Vegas police officer during a protest in June pleaded not guilty to eight charges in a ...

Poker room at Encore reopening Sept. 30 2020-09-18 16:11:00The poker room at Encore is set to open later this month, according to a news release Friday from Wynn Resorts. The 24-hour poker room will open at ..

Las Vegas area sets new record of 151 2020-09-18 12:39:00It’s been more than 60 years since summer has been this dry in southern Nevada. The National Weather Service says Las Vegas broke a record&

Wynn Resorts tallies 548 COVID-19 positives, 3 worker 2020-09-17 19:12:00One Las Vegas Strip casino company said today that it tallied 548 positive tests for COVID-19 among its 12,000 employees since May, and three workers

Former Nevada governor Sandoval named new UNR president 2020-09-17 18:44:00Former Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has been named president of UNR. University regents voted Thursday to hire the former two-term Republican governor .

Blood drive to honor Oct. 1 shooting victims 2020-09-17 17:05:00Las Vegas Ballpark is hosting a one-day blood drive in memory of the victims of the Oct. 1, 2017, Las Vegas Strip shooting. The One October Memorial B

Slot player hits nearly $790,000 jackpot — and 2020-09-17 15:36:00A slot player from Hawaii hit an almost $790,000 jackpot at a downtown Las Vegas casino, then topped it off by winning another ...

Police: Man dies after apparently jumping from moving 2020-09-17 11:54:00A man who died after being found on the street in a Las Vegas intersection apparently jumped from a moving vehicle, Metro Police said. Police said the

Several vehicles destroyed, damaged in fire at casino 2020-09-17 11:45:00At least five vehicles were destroyed or damaged in a fire early today at the Four Queens parking garage in downtown Las Vegas, fire department offici

Sisolak ‘beyond frustrated’ with Trump's mixed coronavirus message 2020-09-16 17:28:00Gov. Steve Sisolak is asking the White House Coronavirus Task Force to reconcile coronavirus safety recommendations from federal health ...

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Photos: Candlelight vigil for Ruth Bader Ginsburg in 2020-09-20 00:25:19People gather at the Thompson Federal Courthouse in Reno for a candlelight vigil in memory of the Honorable Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Sept. 19, 2020. &n

COVID-19 live updates: Washoe reports 92 new cases; 2020-09-19 18:47:49The county's active-case count reached 1,418, the highest total recorded since tracking of the virus began.       &nbs

Photos: Rally in Carson City to allow high 2020-09-19 16:58:04Student/athletes, parents and coaches rally in Carson City in favor of allowing high school sports to be played on Sept. 19, 2020.    

COVID-19 at Las Vegas resorts: Where have possible 2020-09-19 11:57:00The Cosmopolitan had more than 300 possible exposures, according to an analysis conducted the first week of August.      &nb

Sandoval on being named president of the University 2020-09-19 11:00:14You can call former Gov. Brian Sandoval Mr. President now as he takes over the top post at UNR next month        

'Didn't sleep at all after that': Sparks gunfight 2020-09-18 20:34:58On Wednesday night, a gunfight in the 900 block of Crestwood Dr. in Sparks led to one person getting shot albeit without life-threatening injuries &n

COVID-19 live updates: Washoe inches upward to new 2020-09-18 19:18:01The county said that the fastest-growing age ranges for the coronavirus are the 10-19 and 20-29 cohorts, calling the rise in cases at UNR "signi

When COVID testing was scarce, CDC director pulled 2020-09-18 17:46:59Director Robert Redfield's interference shows how political influence has penetrated the CDC, creating challenges for local health authorities. &nbs

Las Vegas Sands reveals 424 employees tested positive 2020-09-18 17:07:34Las Vegas Sands has revealed almost 400 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 since the reopening the Venetian and Palazzo resorts in

From the editor: Help us welcome our two 2020-09-18 15:04:18The Reno Gazette Journal welcomed two new reporters to its ranks on Sept. 14 to help us cover public safety issues in Northern Nevada   &nb

Federal inmate at Washoe County Detention Facility tests 2020-09-18 15:02:12A federal inmate within the general population at the Washoe County Sheriff's Office Detention Facility has tested positive for COVID-19, o

Las Vegas helicopter tour pilots, mechanics lose jobs 2020-09-18 10:50:25Maverick Helicopters has seen a boom in domestic tours in Las Vegas but a steep drop in Grand Canyon tours, as international travel fallout continues.