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Bicyclist airlifted to hospital after Henderson crash

Bicyclist airlifted to hospital after Henderson crash

Del Webb Middle School in Henderson (Las Vegas Review-Journal) A bicyclist was airlifted to a local hospital after a crash Wednesday afternoon in Henderson, according to the Henderson Fire Department. The crash happened about 1:30 p.m. on a trail behind Webb Middle School, near Reunion Drive and Anthem Parkway, spokeswoman […]

Parkland suspect’s brother accused of violating probation during school visit

Parkland suspect’s brother accused of violating probation during school visit

Zachary Cruz, brother of Nikolas Cruz who‘s accused of killing 17 students and staff members at the school Feb. 14, appears in court in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. on March 29, 2018. (Susan Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, Pool, File) FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The brother of the suspect in the […]

Goal for McCaw School of Mines: Expanding reach

Goal for McCaw School of Mines: Expanding reach

Roarke Elementary School fourth graders, from left, Reggie Carney, 10, Zachary Franke, 9, Joshua Kennard, 10, and Makenzie McAnally, 9, pan for gold at McCaw School of Mines Monday, April 30, 2018. The class put the visitor total over 100,000, and received cake and gift bags before their tour. K.M. […]

Las Vegas inches closer to getting its first art museum

Las Vegas inches closer to getting its first art museum

Parcels of land at Symphony Park at the corner of Grand Central Pkwy. and Symphony Park Ave. in downtown Las Vegas on Monday, March 12, 2018. Richard Brian Las Vegas Review-Journal Las Vegas moved one step closer Wednesday to getting its own art museum, slated to be built just east […]

Data firm involved in Facebook scandal to shut down

Data firm involved in Facebook scandal to shut down

The offices of Cambridge Analytica in central London. (Kirsty O‘Connor/PA via AP, file)A graphic from Cambridge Analytica‘s Twitter page is displayed on a computer screen in New York on April 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) NEW YORK — Cambridge Analytica, the Trump-affiliated data firm at the center of in […]

Trump’s lawyer Ty Cobb retiring at end of month

Trump’s lawyer Ty Cobb retiring at end of month

President Donald Trump speaks during a ceremonial swearing in for new Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the State Department, Wednesday, May 2, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON — White House lawyer Ty Cobb will retire at the end of the month, the White House said Wednesday, further […]

New space-age nuclear reactor passes Nevada test

New space-age nuclear reactor passes Nevada test

Rendering of Kilopower fission reactor on Moon. (NASA) Researchers have successfully tested a new nuclear reactor in Nevada that could power future manned missions to the moon, Mars and beyond. Project leaders said the Kilopower fission reactor performed better than expected during a 28-hour, full-power test completed on March 21 […]

Iowa lawmakers approve banning abortion after ‘fetal heartbeat’

Iowa lawmakers approve banning abortion after ‘fetal heartbeat’

Rep. Brian Meyer of Polk County questions Representative Shannon Lundgren of Dubuque on the floor of the Iowa House as legislators debate the “heartbeat” bill at the state capitol in Des Moines on May 1, 2018. (Zach Boyden-Holmes/The Des Moines Register via AP)Rep. Vicki S. Lensing (D-Iowa City) speaks on […]

First death reported tied to romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

First death reported tied to romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

A worker harvests romaine lettuce in Salinas, Calif. on Aug. 16, 2007. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File) NEW YORK — The first death has been reported in a national . Federal health officials say California reported the death, but they did not provide other details. The government now has reports of […]

NASA to send robotic geologist to Mars for deep digging

NASA to send robotic geologist to Mars for deep digging

This illustration made available by NASA in 2018 shows the InSight lander drilling into Mars. InSight, short for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport, is scheduled to launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base on Saturday, May 5, 2018, and land on Mars six months later. (NASA via […]