• Vegas stadium backers aim for 2 finalist sites next month

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Developers who want to build a domed stadium for the Oakland Raiders in Las Vegas vowed to zero in on two potential sites within the next month as they face a tight timeline to lock in a real estate deal, government approvals and the NFL’s blessing.

  • 2018 US Hockey Hall of Fame game set in Las Vegas

    GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Defending NCAA hockey champion North Dakota will host the 2018 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game against archrival Minnesota at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas.

  • Tahoe celebrity golf fan arrested after touching Timberlake

    RENO, Nev. (AP) — A California man was arrested for disorderly conduct after Justin Timberlake said he got too physical with him last weekend during the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe, sheriff’s officials said Tuesday.

  • Reno’s Haniger named PCL Player of Week; hit .484, 6 HRs

    RENO, Nev. (AP) — Reno Aces outfielder Mitch Haniger has been named the Pacific Coast League Player of the Week after becoming the first player in franchise history to hit multiple-home runs in consecutive games.

  • The wreckage of a van that collided with a Dallas Cowboys bus is seen near Kingman, Ariz., Sunday, July 24, 2016. Authorities said multiple people in the van died but nobody on the bus was seriously injured. (Barry White/KTNV via The AP)

    Dallas Cowboys staffers’ bus involved in fatal Arizona crash

    KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — Four people died when their van turned left at a highway intersection in northwestern Arizona and collided with a bus carrying staffers but no players of the Dallas Cowboys football team, authorities said Monday.

  • The scene of a bus crash is surveyed Sunday, July 24, 2016, on a highway in northwestern Arizona, about 30 miles north of Kingman. A Dallas Cowboys bus collided with another vehicle and authorities say at least one person was killed. Team spokesman Rich Dalrymple confirmed a Cowboys bus was one of two vehicles involved in the crash Sunday on U.S. 93. (Cody Davis/Kingman Daily Miner via AP)

    Dallas Cowboys bus involved in fatal crash in Arizona

    PHOENIX (AP) — A bus carrying Dallas Cowboys staffers but no players and a van collided Sunday on an Arizona highway, killing four people in the van, authorities said.

  • Durant leads US to second exhibition rout, 106-57 over China

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just two games into the U.S. basketball team’s pre-Olympic tour, coach Mike Krzyzewski already sees the start of something big.

  • U.S. guard Kyle Lowry (7) defends Argentina forward Andres Nocioni (13) during an exhibition basketball game Friday, July 22, 2016, in Las Vegas. The United States won 111-74. (AP Photo/L.E. Baskow)

    Fans in Vegas miss Olympic hoops exhibition due to glitch

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of fans expecting to see the U.S. men’s Olympic basketball team play against Argentina inside a Las Vegas arena were left outside because of a ticketing snafu.

  • United States' DeMarcus Cousins (12) celebrates a basket against Argentina during an exhibition basketball game Friday, July 22, 2016, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/L.E. Baskow)

    US romps over Argentina in first Olympic exhibition

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — New team. Same old result.