Jets looking to even series in Friday's 'must-win' Game 4 vs. Vegas Golden Knights

The Winnipeg Jets are emphasizing the need to come out flying against the Vegas Golden Knights when the two clubs play the fourth game in their Western Conference final series Friday night. Vegas leads Winnipeg two games to one in a series where the club that scored first has won each game. The Golden Knights could […]

'Flower' keeps Vegas fresh despite late Game 3 flurry from Jets

The Winnipeg Jets huffed and puffed but couldn't blow the equalizer past Vegas Golden Knights fantastic netminder Marc-André​ Fleury. The 33-year-old Fleury made 33 saves, including 30 in the final two periods, to hand his teammates a 4-2 victory and 2-1 series lead in the Western Conference Final at T-Mobile Arena on Wednesday. With the Golden Knights standing around in a […]

The Las Vegas mass shooter was reportedly paranoid about guns being taken away

Getty Images/David Becker A man who says he met Las Vegas mass shooter Stephen Paddock less than a month before the October 1 attack told authorities that Paddock warned that US law enforcement would start confiscating guns.  The man, whose name was redacted in reports released Wednesday, quoted Paddock saying somebody has to wake up […]

'We like our road game': Jets confident as series shifts to Vegas

The Jets won't be flying to Nevada carrying a heavy load of anger or desperation. After Monday's 3-1 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights tied the Western Conference final best-of-seven series at one game apiece, the Winnipeg players were taking their lumps and confidently looking ahead to Wednesday's Game 3. "We'll be ready to bounce […]

Lyft puts 30 self-driving cars to work in Las Vegas

If you’re in Las Vegas, you can now experience what it feels like to ride in a self-driving car: Lyft has announced that it’s unleashing 30 autonomous vehicles in the city. The ride-hailing company piloted its autonomous ride-sharing vehicles late last year in Boston and gave rides to people attending the Computer Electronics Show (CES) […]

Police release body-camera videos from Las Vegas shooting that killed 58 people in 2017

ABC News/LVMPD Las Vegas police released some video of law enforcement officers responding to the Las Vegas shooting that killed 58 people in 2017. The footage did not show what the first officer through the door saw because he didn’t activate his body-worn camera. The Associated Press and other media outlets sued to obtain videos, […]

Sin City turns into Hockey Town as Vegas prepares for Golden Knights playoffs

LAS VEGAS — In a city where musicians, magicians and comedians reign supreme, hockey players have become the star attraction on the Strip in Las Vegas. Sin City is now hockey town. In the expansion team’s opening act, the Vegas Golden Knights have been nothing short of remarkable. A 51-win season and Pacific Division title […]

Instagram stars are reportedly among the 6 people dead after a plane headed for Las Vegas crashed in Arizona

Associated Press All six passengers were reportedly killed when a plane crashed at a golf course in Scottsdale, Arizona on Monday night. A video posted to Facebook by a friend of the victims reportedly shows them entering the plane prior to takeoff. While police have not yet officially identified the victims, family and friends appear […]

Pool parties and curling — Vegas proving not your average bonspiel

LAS VEGAS — To get to the Orleans Arena where the men’s world curling championship is taking place, players, coaches and fans have to pass by a pool party.  Drinks are being downed by curling enthusiasts, the sun is beating down and the music is blaring; this is not your ordinary bonspiel. Not at all.  Only […]

Experience the bustling wonder of Las Vegas in one short break

GETTY Las Vegas is on most people’s bucket lists, here we discover why A giant, adult playground, it’s an oasis of mega-resorts, casinos and dazzling attractions, and is an assault on the senses from the second you arrive. For that reason, many choose to spend just a few days here, often combining it with a […]