Storms bring some rain, hail to valley

Tuesday morning showers brought about a tenth of an inch of rain and some hail to the valley, leaving a colder-than-average chill as temperatures dipped into the low 40s, according to National Weather Service meteorologist Chris Stachelski.

Contest and Promotions

Educator of the Month 2014-2015
Educator of the Month 2014-2015
Nominate your favorite educator now!

News

Nevada wins $3.1 million grant to battle childhood hunger

Nevada officials announced Tuesday the state has been selected to receive a federal grant of more than $3.1 million to help put an end to childhood hunger. The grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture will be awarded over a three-year period, according to the announcement from the state’s Department of Health and Human Services.

Sports

Entertainment

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett are coming back to Vegas

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga are bringing their cross-generational summit back to Las Vegas on April 10 and 11, this time to The Axis theater at Planet Hollywood Resort. Tickets go on sale Saturday through Ticketmaster.

Business

Nation and World

Opinion

Life

Apple promises fix for Freak security flaw

Apple Inc and Google Inc said on Tuesday that they have developed fixes to mitigate the newly uncovered ‘Freak’ security flaw affecting mobile devices and Mac computers.

Measles outbreaks may produce tougher vaccination laws

This year’s highly publicized measles outbreaks are no longer front page news, but they could have a lasting public health legacy. Lawmakers in 10 states are promoting legislation that would make vaccination exemptions harder to obtain.

View

First Friday to celebrate element of chance

Many vendors at March’s First Friday will have mini-wheels of fortune to win prizes, $5 art and more. Other highlights include Jana’s Red Room’s opening inside inside the former Trifecta Gallery space inside The Arts Factory.