Medical examiners in Las Vegas have confirmed that a 27-year-old man shot and killed in an armed confrontation with a deputy U.S. marshal after a car chase in North Las Vegas last week was a Tucson, Ariz., fugitive.
Federal prosecutors say the physician-owner of a Las Vegas radiation oncology center has agreed to pay $486,000 to settle Justice Department allegations that he improperly overbilled federal health care insurance programs for more than four years.
Las Vegas oddsmakers say $300 million or more changed hands worldwide on a controversial referee call that decided the Monday Night Football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks.
A downtown Las Vegas hotel that opened in 1906 with rooms for $1 and began serving 50-cent shrimp cocktail appetizers in 1959 is marking the completion of a $15 million renovation and expansion project.
The Obama administration's top housing official and Nevada's state attorney general say more struggling home loan borrowers in a region hard-hit by foreclosures can apply for a program that could save them more than $3,000 a year.