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Senior Noah Robotham assumes leadership role for UNLV

Senior Noah Robotham assumes leadership role for UNLV

UNLV Rebels guard Noah Robotham (5) brings the ball up court against Colorado State guard Kendle Moore during the first half of a basketball game at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019. Chase Stevens Las Vegas Review-Journal Diego State Aztecs guard Devin Watson […]

Jon Jones says he’s moved on, focused for UFC 235 title fight

Jon Jones says he’s moved on, focused for UFC 235 title fight

Jon Jones, left, and Anthony Smith, pose during the ceremonial UFC 235 weigh-in event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Friday, March 1, 2019. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal) Jones poses during the ceremonial UFC 235 weigh-in event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Friday, March 1, 2019. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas […]

NASA ‘s Mars lander tries to probe beneath surface, hits snag

NASA ‘s Mars lander tries to probe beneath surface, hits snag

This photo provided by NASA/JPL-Caltech shows an image acquired by NASA‘s InSight Mars lander using its robotic arm-mounted, Instrument Deployment Camera (IDC). (NASA/JPL-Caltech via AP) NASA’s newest Mars lander has started digging into the red planet, but hit a few snags, scientists said Friday. The German drilling instrument on the […]

Preview and picks for UFC 235 in Las Vegas

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones answers questions from the media during UFC 235 open workouts at the MGM Grand hotel-casino in Las Vegas, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. (Heidi Fang /Las Vegas Review-Journal) light heavyweight Anthony Smith hits mitts at UFC 235 open workouts at the MGM Grand hotel-casino in […]

Kevin Harvick wins pole position for NASCAR’s Pennzoil 400

Kevin Harvick wins pole position for NASCAR’s Pennzoil 400

Kevin Harvick poses for photographers after winning the pole position during qualifying for a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Friday, March 1, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)Kevin Harvick gets out of his car after winning the pole position during qualifying for a […]

Las Vegas Senior Center members anxious over looming project

Las Vegas Senior Center members anxious over looming project

Mary Ann Teixeira, 76, front, Gloria Postal, 58, left, Guadalupe Villa Lyons, 70, second left, and Roberta Culmone, 71, right, belly dance at Las Vegas Senior Center on Friday, March 1, 2019, in Las Vegas. Bizuayehu Tesfaye Las Vegas Review-Journal Harris, front left, Mary Ann Teixeira, 76, right, Guadalupe Villa […]

Bill to tighten rules for group homes for mentally ill gets hearing

Bill to tighten rules for group homes for mentally ill gets hearing

Assemblywoman Lesley Cohen, D-Henderson (Las Vegas Review-Journal) A bill before the Nevada Legislature would require licensing for community-based living arrangements, the group homes which came under fire last year for housing the mentally ill in filthy conditions. Assembly Bill 131, taken up by the Health Committee on Friday, would allow […]

Pension secrecy bill gets hearing before Nevada Senate committee

Pension secrecy bill gets hearing before Nevada Senate committee

Sen. Julia Ratti, R-Sparks, during a floor session in the Legislative Building in Carson City on Feb. 6, 2019. (K.M. Cannon/Las Vegas Review-Journal) CARSON CITY — Public employee groups and government transparency advocates sparred Friday over a proposed law that would shield retired public employees’ names from the public record. […]

40-yard dash remains premier event at NFL combine

40-yard dash remains premier event at NFL combine

Mike Weinstein, CEO and founder of Zybek Sports, in its ninth year providing electronic timing for the 40 at the combine. (Zybek Sports) There is no better get-off-my-lawn argument for some when it comes to the NFL scouting combine, no drill more scrutinized, no more compelling an instant for all […]

Sportsbooks need Jon Jones in UFC 235 bout vs. Anthony Smith

Sportsbooks need Jon Jones in UFC 235 bout vs. Anthony Smith

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones holds up a cell phone to take a picture with a fan at UFC 235 open workouts at the MGM Grand hotel-casino in Las Vegas, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. (Heidi Fang /Las Vegas Review-Journal) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones answers questions from the media […]