MICHAEL KORS BUYING VERSACE IN DEAL WORTH MORE THAN $2B

Michael Kors is buying the Italian fashion house Versace in a deal worth more than $2 billion , continuing its hard charge into the...

BUYER TO OVERHAUL DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS POST OFFICE BUILDING

With Carson Kitchen, Donut Bar and other eateries nearby, developer J Dapper has bought a downtown office building and plans to bring...

 
 
 

REBEL NATION: UNLV FALLS TO 2-2 BEFORE ENTERING CONFERENCE PLAY

Host Bryan Salmond and beat writer Mark Anderson discuss the Rebel's 27-20 loss at Arkansas State and the Mountain West Conference...

AVALANCHE DEAL GOLDEN KNIGHTS 1ST LOSS OF PRESEASON

The Golden Knights started slowly and suffered their first loss in the preseason, 5-3 to the Avalanche in front of an announced crowd...

 
 
 

PENALTIES, FIELD POSITION WORKING AGAINST RAIDERS

Field position has been an issue throughout the start of the Raiders' 2018 campaign. No NFL team has fared worse in the category, a...

RAIDERS SET TO TRY OUT KICKERS AFTER INJURY TO MIKE NUGENT

Raiders veteran kicker Mike Nugent has a hip injury, placing his status in doubt for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns, as...

 
 
 

UFC'S DANA WHITE: MCGREGOR HAS SURPASSED ALI IN MENTAL GAME

UFC president Dana White says former lightweight champion Conor McGregor has surpassed Muhammad Ali as the master of mental warfare...

GAME DAY: GOLDEN KNIGHTS HOST AVALANCHE TO OPEN HOMESTAND

Alex Tuch will get an opportunity to skate with Paul Stastny and Max Pacioretty on the second line when the Golden Knights host Colorado...

 
 
 

BUCCANEERS MOVE FROM UNDERDOGS TO FAVORITES OVER STEELERS ON MNF

Tampa Bay moved to a 1½-point favorite over Pittsburgh on Monday as bettors are backing the Buccaneers and hot quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick...

WEIGHT WATCHERS CHANGING NAME TO FOCUS ON WELLNESS, NOT DIETING

Weight Watchers is trimming its name to just two letters: WW.

 
 
 

49ERS LOSE QB JIMMY GAROPPOLO TO SEASON-ENDING ACL INJURY

The 49ers said Monday that an MRI confirmed the team's fears that Garoppolo tore his ACL while making a cut late in a loss at Kansas...

AS LIBERTY, DESERT PINES AWAIT FIGHT DECISION, IMPLICATIONS ABOUND

For the third time in the last two seasons, a benches-clearing altercation has become the story of a football game. And the implications...

 
 
 

DETROIT BALLPARK WORKER ARRESTED AFTER ALLEGEDLY SPITTING ON PIZZA

A food service worker at Comerica Park in Detroit has been fired after a video was posted online allegedly showing him spitting on...

UNLV ROUNDUP: BOISE STATE BLANKS WOMEN'S SOCCER TEAM

Junior forward Raimee Sherle became Boise State's leading scorer in women's soccer, netting three second-half goals to power the Broncos...

 
 
 

BILLS STUN VIKINGS IN BIGGEST NFL UPSET IN 23 YEARS

Buffalo, which closed as a 17-point underdog, whipped Minnesota 27-6.

RAIDERS WR JORDY NELSON FINALLY BREAKS FREE IN GAME 3 LOSS

Jordy Nelson caught six of eight passes Sunday for 173 yards and a touchdown, a performance that easily outproduced his rest-of-season...

 
 
 

GRUDEN STRUGGLES TO SCRIPT HIS WAY PAST RAIDERS' OPENING DRIVE

When he sticks to the script, Jon Gruden has proven over the first three weeks of this NFL season to be Laurence Olivier, prepared...

RAIDERS CAN'T FINISH WHAT THEY START IN 28-20 LOSS TO DOLPHINS

The Raiders, who led 17-7 in the third quarter, fell to 0-3 with the 28-20 loss. Oakland has been outscored 37-3 in the fourth quarter...

 
 
 

GOLDEN KNIGHTS SEE BENEFITS TO PRESEASON OVERTIME

The Knights were happy to get some 3-on-3 practice in when their preseason game with the San Jose Sharks went to overtime Saturday.

49ERS FEAR QB JIMMY GAROPPOLO SUSTAINED SEASON-ENDING ACL INJURY

Garoppolo will have an MRI to confirm the severity of the injury, but 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said “we fear an ACL.” That would mean...

 
 
 



Michael Kors buys Versace for $2.2 billion

Michael Kors buys Versace for $2.2 billion

US fashion label Michael Kors has agreed to buy Versace in a deal valuing the revered designer at $2.2 billion, the companies said on Tuesday, making it the latest Italian... Read more ...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating fishing trap

The teen says he ran out of food within a week and survived on fish and seawater he squeezed from his clothing. Read more ...

Arby's parent company is buying Sonic for $2.3 billion

Arby's parent company is buying Sonic for $2.3 billion

Arby's parent company, Inspire Brands, is acquiring burger chain Sonic. On Tuesday, Inspire Brands announced that it is buying the burger brand for $2.3 billion, at $43.50 per... Read more ...

74-year-old man found alive after 5 days inside fire-gutted building

74-year-old man found alive after 5 days inside fire-gutted building

Engineers inspecting the wreckage of a public housing complex gutted by fire five days ago found a 74-year-old tenant inside, alive and well, on Monday. Read more ...

Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

Connecticut environmental officials say the state's bears are getting bolder. Read more ...

Ryder Cup 2018: Rejuvenated Tiger Woods eager to improve on Cup record

Ryder Cup 2018: Rejuvenated Tiger Woods eager to improve on Cup record

Woods has only finished on the winning team in one of his seven Ryder Cup playing appearances and is not happy with that record. Read more ...

Kavanaugh claims he had a sterling reputation at Yale, is immediately shot...

Kavanaugh claims he had a sterling reputation at Yale, is immediately shot down by ex-roommate

During his interview on Fox News that aired Monday evening, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh cited his college reputation as evidence he's been falsely accused by former... Read more ...

Flyers mascot ‘Gritty' engineered to terrify Twitter

Flyers mascot ‘Gritty' engineered to terrify Twitter

PHILADELPHIA - The Philadelphia Flyers have introduced an odd-looking new team mascot - a 7-foot fuzzy creature named Gritty with a wild, orange beard. The creature is so... Read more ...

Judge blocks grizzly bears hunts, restores protections

Judge blocks grizzly bears hunts, restores protections

BILLINGS, Mont. - A US judge ordered federal protections restored for grizzly bears in the Northern Rocky Mountains on Monday, a move that blocks the first grizzly hunts... Read more ...

Facebook shares drop as Instagram founders leave

Facebook shares drop as Instagram founders leave

Shares of Facebook fell more than 2 percent in early trading on Tuesday after the two founders of photo-sharing app Instagram left the social networking giant under unexplained... Read more ...