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AP Source: Colorado State hires Nevada's Jay Norvell

Dec. 06, 2021 14:00 PM EST

Colorado State has hired Nevada head coach Jay Norvell to lead the Rams, a person with knowledge of the decision said Monday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the school was still finalizing an official announcement, but one was expected later Monday. Norvell will...

Newspaper finds delays to fire-driven inspections plan

Dec. 06, 2021 14:00 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas rental property inspection program, which launched in response to the deadliest residential fire in city history, has gotten off to a sluggish start, with visits to just two of 36 potentially at-risk complexes, a newspaper found. City lawmakers last...

Ice-skating Las Vegas dog gets an American Kennel Club award

Dec. 06, 2021 00:17 AM EST

An ice-skating dog from Nevada is one of five canines honored at this year’s American Kennel Club’s Humane Fund Awards. Officials with the New York-based club say the awards celebrate loyal, hard-working dogs that have significantly improved the lives of their owners...

Third-down woes continue to haunt Raiders in critical losses

Dec. 05, 2021 21:12 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A stagnant offense that continues to struggle on third downs and failed to score its first touchdown until four minutes into the fourth quarter led to the Las Vegas Raiders losing for the fourth time in five games on Sunday. Las Vegas was 2 for 8 on...

Washington rallies for 4th straight win, 17-15 over Raiders

Dec. 05, 2021 21:07 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Brian Johnson made quite the first impression on his new Washington teammates. Johnson kicked the go-ahead 48-yard field goal with 37 seconds remaining five days after joining the team and Washington beat the Las Vegas Raiders 17-15 on Sunday for its...

Wisconsin, Arizona State selected to play in Las Vegas Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 20:42 PM EST

Wisconsin (8-4, Big Ten) vs. Arizona State (8-4, Pac-12), Dec. 30, 10:30 p.m. ET LOCATION: Las Vegas TOP PLAYERS Wisconsin: RB Braelon Allen. The freshman has rushed for 1,125 yards and 12 touchdowns. Arizona State: Jayden...

Bengals' momentum screeches to halt in messy Chargers loss

Dec. 05, 2021 19:22 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Mixon's first fumble in a long time was a costly one — just one small slice of a rough day for the Cincinnati Bengals. Joe Burrow threw two interceptions, lost a fumble and was sacked six times during Cincinnati's 41-22 loss to Justin Herbert and...

Western Michigan, Nevada to meet in Quick Lane Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 16:16 PM EST

Western Michigan (7-5, MAC) vs. Nevada (8-4, Mountain West), Dec. 27, 11 a.m. ET LOCATION: Detroit. TOP PLAYERS Western Michigan: QB Kaleb Eleby, 3,115 yards and 21 touchdowns passing; five touchdowns rushing; Sean Tyler, 1,004...

Nevada, California governors plan a fix for I-15 congestion

Dec. 05, 2021 14:55 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The governors of Nevada and California said Sunday that they have a plan to brings some immediate relief to traffic congestion on Interstate 15 at the border of the two states. In a joint announcement with Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak, California Gov....

Federal plan to gate scenic area near Vegas draws critics

Dec. 05, 2021 13:13 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Outdoor enthusiasts in Nevada fear a federal proposal intended to improve Calico Basin will have the opposite effect and hamper access to the popular and free recreation area in the mountains just west of Las Vegas. The Bureau of Land Management is...