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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 […]

With NASCAR no longer booming, are 2 Las Vegas races too many?

With NASCAR no longer booming, are 2 Las Vegas races too many?

Drivers competes in the South Point 400 NASCAR Cup Series auto race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. (Richard Brian/Las Vegas Review-Journal)Race car driver Brad Keselowski (2) leads the South Point 400 NASCAR Cup Series auto race at the Las Vegas Motor […]

Bill to let police scan driver’s phone after crash gets cool reception

Bill to let police scan driver’s phone after crash gets cool reception

Ben Lieberman, center, an advocate for tougher distracted driving laws, speaks to Nevada Assemblyman Steve Yeager, D-Las Vegas, following a bill hearing Friday, March 1, 2019. Assemblywoman Michelle Gorelow, D-Las Vegas, is at right. Lieberman lost his son in a 2011 distracted driving crash. (Bill Dentzer/Las Vegas Review-Journal)Assembly Judiciary Chairman […]

GAME DAY: Golden Knights visit Ducks to finish back-to-back

GAME DAY: Golden Knights visit Ducks to finish back-to-back

Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, right, stops a shot next to Anaheim Ducks‘ Ryan Kesler (17) and Golden Knights‘ William Karlsson, left, during the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Golden Knights play […]

Clark County School Board to decide make-up date for snow day

Clark County School Board to decide make-up date for snow day

Lincoln Warnick, 10, from left, with his sisters Abby, 6, and Lydia, 12, play in the snow at Willows Park in Las Vegas, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal) Clark County School District students may make up last week’s snow day on March 22, pending the approval of […]

Washington governor joins 2020 presidential race

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee is adding his name to the growing 2020 Democratic presidential field. The 68-year-old is announcing his bid Friday, March 1, 2019, in Seattle after recent travels to two of the four early-nominating states. (Ted S. Warren/AP, File)Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, with his wife, Trudi Inslee, on […]

Regents approve plan to ease tuition sticker shock at Nevada colleges

Regents approve plan to ease tuition sticker shock at Nevada colleges

Board of Regents Chairman Kevin Page on Wednesday, July 2, 2014. (Las Vegas Review-Journal file) The Nevada System of Higher Education’s Board of Regents on Thursday unanimously approved a program that will help students budget for education expenses. The program ensures students will be aware of base tuition fees over […]

Assistant superintendent in Clark County schools takes Arizona job

Jesse Welsh in Las Vegas, Friday, April 27, 2018. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal) A top leader in the Clark County School District is leaving to take a job as a superintendent in Arizona. Assistant Superintendent Jesse Welsh will lead the Paradise Valley Unified School District, which operates 45 schools north […]

Canada to let US extradition case against Chinese executive proceed

Canada to let US extradition case against Chinese executive proceed

Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou leaves her home to attend a court appearance in Vancouver, British Columbia, Jan. 29, 2019. Canada said Friday, March 1, 2019, it will allow the U.S. extradition case against Wanzhou to proceed. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File) TORONTO — Canada said Friday […]

Kids read to shelter dogs during event at Animal Foundation — VIDEO

Kids read to shelter dogs during event at Animal Foundation — VIDEO

First-grader Aubrey Haws, 6, participates in the 4th Annual “Reading to Dogs in Kennels” event at The Animal Foundation during Nevada Reading Week in Las Vegas, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. (Caroline Brehman/Las Vegas Review-Journal) -graders participate in the 4th Annual “Reading to Dogs in Kennels” event at The Animal Foundation […]