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Historic Colorado River deal not enough to stave off long-term crisis, experts say
Agreement between California, Arizona and Nevada will cut water consumption by 13% but experts warn river is still in serious peril

Oliver Milman

23, May, 2023 @10:52 AM

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US states agree breakthrough deal to prevent Colorado River from drying up
‘Huge lift’ as California, Arizona and Nevada agree with US government to take about 13% less water from drought-stricken river

Oliver Milman in New York and Gabrielle Canon in San Francisco

22, May, 2023 @3:15 PM

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Music, booze, gambling – the old Los Angeles-Las Vegas rail had it all. Can a new high-speed project fill the void?
Proponents hope a sleek inter-city service between the two US cities will revolutionize public transportation in the region and reduce the amount of cars on the road

Andrew Gumbel in Los Angeles

14, May, 2023 @5:00 AM

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Former Raiders star Henry Ruggs III will plead guilty in fatal crash case
Former Las Vegas Raiders wide receiver Henry Ruggs III will plead guilty to DUI resulting in death after a crash that killed a 23-year-old woman

Guardian sport

02, May, 2023 @5:51 PM

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Remains found in Lake Mead identified as Las Vegas man missing for 25 years
Officials named remains as those of Claude Russell Pensinger, who disappeared on fishing trip in 1998

Dani Anguiano in Los Angeles

28, Apr, 2023 @1:45 PM

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US considers imposing Colorado River water cuts to western states
Depending on the plan, either California would be the most affected, or Arizona and Nevada would be parched

Guardian staff and agencies

11, Apr, 2023 @11:20 PM

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Human remains revealed by shrinking Lake Mead identified half a century on
Coroners in Las Vegas say DNA analysis shows bone belonged to Donald Smith, 39, who drowned in 1974

Lauren Aratani

29, Mar, 2023 @1:44 PM

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‘World’s fastest motor sport’: Reno air races to end after six decades
Event in which pilots fly at over 500mph 15 metres off the ground has been evicted from its host airport

Oliver Holmes

10, Mar, 2023 @3:58 PM

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Five people killed in Care Flight air ambulance crash in Nevada
Those aboard the flight included the pilot, nurse, paramedic, patient and the patient’s family member

Guardian staff and agencies

25, Feb, 2023 @3:43 PM

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Wienermobile in a pickle after falling victim to catalytic converter thieves
The Oscar Mayer crew didn’t relish their time in Las Vegas after the vehicle had to be towed to an auto body shop

Abené Clayton

14, Feb, 2023 @8:29 AM

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Friendly Ghost: white dog adopted by coyotes gets help from rescue group
Animal spotted in the desert of southern Nevada likely to have been abandoned as a puppy, rescuers say

Dani Anguiano in Los Angeles

09, Feb, 2023 @6:00 AM

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States file duelling Colorado River plans as water resources rapidly dwindle
California files competing proposal on cutting water use of the river as hopes of western states reaching consensus fade

Gabrielle Canon and agencies

01, Feb, 2023 @9:41 PM

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