HIKO, Nev. (AP) — Sound checks echoed from a distant main stage while Daniel Martinez whirled and danced at dusty makeshift festival grounds just after sunset in Rachel, the Nevada town closest to the once-secret Area 51 military base.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two Dutch tourists who told authorities they wanted to take video of Area 51 have pleaded guilty to misdemeanor trespass and illegal parking following their arrests at a different secure U.S.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two rural Nevada sheriffs are citing the Second Amendment and one is invoking the specter of Nazi Germany in vowing not to enforce a strict new gun background check law just approved by the state Legislature.
PAHRUMP, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada sheriff is investigating whether customers of a rural electric utility are paying higher bills because the company paid hush money to a woman who alleged its former chief executive sexually harassed her.
MERCURY, Nev. (AP) — Authorities investigating an officer-involved shooting at a nuclear security site 70 miles north of Las Vegas say the man who was killed refused orders to drop a cylindrical object in his hand.
It's not immediately clear if the object was a weapon.
PAHRUMP, Nev. (AP) — Nye County authorities say a sheriff's SWAT team member fatally shot a man who pointed a gun at him after an earlier shooting during a standoff with deputies who had responded to reports of the man firing outside his home.