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May 25, 2015

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  • Dr. Phillip Devore teaches classes in business, as well as interpersonal communications, at UNLV’s School of Dental Medicine.
    UNLV’s go-to dentist drills students on bedside manner
    May 25, 2015
    Dr. Phillip Devore, a dentist for 20 years, teaches a communications class at the UNLV School of Dental Medicine designed to train students to ...
  • Suzanne Somers’ “Suzanne Sizzles” premieres Saturday, May 23, 2015, at Westgate Las Vegas.
    Suzanne Somers’ debut at Westgate is in the nick of time
    May 24, 2015
    Suzanne Somers opened her “Suzanne Sizzles” headlining series Saturday at Westgate Cabaret in Westgate Las Vegas, and she was in fine form.
  • A crime scene analyst takes photos as Metro Police investigate a shooting at Arville Street and Flamingo Road Sunday, May 24, 2015. Four people were reported shot at a Terrible Herbst gas station and car wash in what is believed to be an attempted robbery of victims in a BMW outside of the gas station.
    4 men, including 1 suspect, shot during attempted robbery at gas station
    May 24, 2015
    A trip to the car wash to get their vehicle detailed ended in gunfire for two men. Also shot during the incident were the man attending to the car and one of two suspects attempting to rob the men. One suspect is still being sought ...
  • Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson, right, shoots as Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard defends during the second half of Game 3 in the NBA Western Conference finals Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Houston.
    Golden State Warriors 1 win away from NBA Finals
    May 24, 2015
    Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors aren't worried about a letdown in Game 4 after taking a 3-0 lead over the Houston Rockets in the Western Conference finals.
  • Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry greets voters during a meet-and-greet event at Pizza Ranch in Sioux Center, Iowa, on May 18, 2015. Although politicking in diners and pizza places is hardly new in the leadoff caucus state, Perry has been notably active in some of Iowa’s more out-of-the-way places, which get less frequent traffic from presidential hopefuls.
    Perry seeks to win over Iowa one handshake at a time
    May 24, 2015
    Rick Perry is working his way through small-town Iowa one handshake, bear hug and backslap at a time.
  • Ex-Pakistani PM: Son’s kidnappers want militants released
    May 24, 2015
    The captors of a former Pakistani prime minister's son demanded the release of several al-Qaida prisoners in exchange for his release, the former premier said Sunday.
  • Marine Tim Chamber salutes as motorcycles drive past during the annual Rolling Thunder parade ahead of Memorial Day in Washington on Sunday, May 24, 2015. Army veteran Eric Cantu is seen in front of Chamber.
    Annual Rolling Thunder ‘Ride for Freedom’ honors veterans
    May 24, 2015
    The roar of motorcycle engines filled the air in the nation's capital on Sunday as thousands of bikers saluted military veterans with the Rolling Thunder "Ride for Freedom."
  • From left, Jeremy Steele, Ric Jaime and Keith McNabb salvage belongings at their friend Mike Cook's house near Wimberley, Texas, on Sunday, May 24, 2015. About 350 homes in the town of Wimberley were washed away by flash floods along the Blanco River, which rose 26 feet in just one hour and left piles of wreckage 20 feet high, Texas authorities said.
    Flash floods in Texas, Oklahoma kill 2; 100s of homes gone
    May 24, 2015
    Record rainfall was wreaking havoc across a swath of Texas and the Midwest on Sunday, causing flash floods in normally dry riverbeds, spawning tornadoes and forcing at least 2,000 people to flee.
  • Man reportedly in stable condition after shooting in northeast valley
    May 24, 2015
    A man was shot multiple times in the northeast valley Saturday.
  • Clouds are seen over the Strip from Henderson on Sunday, May 24, 2015. Showers are expected in the valley through Sunday night, but the National Weather Service forecasts sunny skies for Memorial Day on Monday, May 25, 2015.
    Sunny skies expected for Memorial Day
    May 24, 2015
    No need to pack away your swimsuits and cancel your Memorial Day barbecue plans. The National Weather Service says the sun will come out just in time for your holiday celebrations ...
  • Actress Anne Meara, mom of Ben Stiller, dies
    May 24, 2015
    Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85.
  • Juan Pablo Montoya of Colombia celebrates after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis on Sunday, May 24, 2015.
    Juan’s World! Montoya beats Power for second Indy 500 win
    May 24, 2015
    His career at a crossroads, his confidence shot, Juan Pablo Montoya received a lifeline from the Captain. Roger Penske called the driver in late 2013, when Montoya found himself without a job after seven frustrating seasons in NASCAR that had turned one of the baddest drivers on the planet into a struggling also-ran. The catch? Penske's offer was a return to Indy cars, which Montoya had left behind years ago. The Colombian jumped at the opportunity and cashed in on it Sunday with his second Indianapolis 500 victory.
  • Cavs’ Kyrie Irving shoots, still questionable for Game 3
    May 24, 2015
    The Cavaliers' All-Star point guard, Kyrie Irving, took part in the team's shootaround and remains questionable for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals with an injured left knee.
  • Jeff Gordon looks from the garage before practice for Sunday's NASCAR Coca-Cola 600 Sprint Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., on Saturday, May 23, 2015.
    Pace driver Jeff Gordon says he will never race in Indy 500
    May 24, 2015
    The closest Jeff Gordon will ever come to leading the Indy 500 will be in the pace car. Despite retiring from NASCAR at the end of this season, the four-time Sprint Cup champion said that "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing" will remain for him a dream, one he fulfilled in part by winning the Brickyard 400 and now by driving the pace car on Sunday.
  • Patriots fans rally in support of Tom Brady
    May 24, 2015
    Dozens of New England Patriots fans filled a parking lot at Gillette Stadium to protest the four-game suspension handed to quarterback Tom Brady over the "Deflategate" scandal.
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