Las Vegas, Nevada - James Jariv, 64, of Las Vegas, Nevada, was sentenced in federal court in Las Vegas today to ten years in prison for his role in illegal schemes to generate fraudulent biodiesel credits and to export biodiesel without providing biodiesel credits to the United States.  Jariv was also ordered to make restitution in the amount of $6,345,830.91 and to forfeit between $4 to $6 million in cash and other assets.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH) and the Ladies Auxiliary of the MOPH are pleased to announce that their National Convention will be held this year in Las Vegas, Nevada at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort and Spa during the week of 4 - 8 August 2015.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The premier chefs organization, American Culinary Federation (ACF), Chefs Las Vegas Chapter, in association with the Nevada Barbeque Association, will present the inaugural BBQ competition “What Happens in Vegas…Is Smokin’” on September 25 – 26, 2015.  On September 27, 2015, there will be an open invitational rib cook-off and rib tasting for “Bragging Rights” – Best Ribs in Vegas.  These events will be held at the Sports Center of Las Vegas, 121 East Sunset Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119 and are open to both professional and amateur BBQ competitors.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Viva Las Vegas – the gaming industry is bringing jobs back to Nevada. In June, Nevada experienced the highest labor market performance by growth rate among all fifty states. This was largely thanks to the resurgence of the once-declining gaming industry in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A California fugitive who shot multiple times at federal agents as they were attempting to serve an arrest warrant on him at an apartment in Las Vegas in May 2013, was sentenced today to 225 months in prison and five years of supervised release, announced U.S. Attorney Daniel G. Bogden for the District of Nevada and FBI Assistant Special Agent in Charge for Nevada Patrick Brodsky.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Dipak Desai, the former physician owner of a defunct Nevada endoscopy center, was sentenced today to 71 months in federal prison, three years of supervised release, and ordered to pay over $2.2 million in restitution for defrauding Medicare, Medicaid and other private health insurance companies by inflating and overcharging for anesthesia services, announced U.S. Attorney Daniel G. Bogden for the District of Nevada.

Las Vegas, Nevada - One of tennis’ most star-studded charity events is coming to Las Vegas strip for the first time this fall, courtesy of Sir Elton John and Billie Jean King. The United States Tennis Association in Nevada is proud to be a promotional partner and to be a part of this historic event.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Entry is free, Carnival Games are only $1. It's the most Fitness Fun you can have as a family. There will be adult and kid Carnival Games.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Board of Directors of the Kenny Guinn Center for Policy Priorities is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel W. Hamilton, Ph.D., Dean of the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada Las Vegas.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Today the Clark County Board of Commissioners proclaimed July 2015 as the “Month of Miracles” in honor of  Miracle Flights for Kids, the nation’s leading medical flight organization.