Las Vegas, Nevada - The USTA Intermountain Section today announced that the Darling Tennis Center in Las Vegas, Nevada will host the Playoffs USTA Intermountain Sectional Qualifying Tournament, May 27-June 2, 2016. Earlier today, the USTA announced the return of the US Open National Playoffs for the seventh season, expanding the footprint of the US Open to Las Vegas by providing the US Open Nationals opportunity for all players 14 years of age and older to earn a berth into all five draws at the US Open. Tennis players can compete in men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s doubles, women’s doubles, and mixed doubles.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A Las Vegas man who wore a mask and gloves and used a black handgun with a laser sight to rob a convenience store, two liquor stores, a payday loan company, and an violent crimes and to determine if prosecution in the federal system, where there is no parole, is warranted.”

Scottsdale, Arizona - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed that Zika virus causes a severe birth defect called, microcephaly. The CDC report, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, shows there is no single piece of evidence, rather a number of evidence-based conclusions.

Rochester, Minnesota - If you are caring for someone living with Alzheimer's disease, you know that as the disease progresses your loved one's ability to manage daily tasks will decline. Consider practical tips to help him or her maintain a sense of independence and dignity as he or she becomes dependent on you and other family members or caregivers.

Scottsdale, Arizona - Some home cholesterol test kits are as accurate as the test your doctor uses, but it often depends on how precisely you follow the directions. Accuracy also varies from brand to brand. The most accurate test kits may be ones that are affiliated with a tracking program offered through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A man who convinced persons to invest money with him by falsely representing himself to be a successful securities trader and investor, was indicted by the federal grand jury Wednesday for stealing almost $2 million from his victims, announced U.S. Attorney Daniel G. Bogden for the District of Nevada.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Do you feel irritable, isolated or withdrawn? Do you find yourself working all the time? Drinking too much? These unhealthy coping strategies may be clues that you have male depression.

Boulder City, Nevada - As the National Park Service celebrates 100 years of protecting and preserving the nation's parks and monuments, everyone is encouraged to get out and #FindYourPark during National Park Week, April 16-24.

Scottsdale, Arizona - Back pain during pregnancy is a common complaint - and it's no wonder.  You're gaining weight, your center of gravity changes, and your hormones are relaxing the ligaments in the joints of your pelvis. Often, however, you can prevent or ease back pain during pregnancy. Consider seven ways to give pregnancy back pain the boot.

Washington, DC - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today released a new publication titled “Winning With Wellness,” which outlines strategies that businesses large and small can use to implement effective wellness programs in the workplace.