Kim Davis, the Rowan County clerk, declined to heed a U.S. Supreme Court order legalizing same-sex marriage, so on Thursday a federal judge held her in contempt and remanded her to custody.
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There was a time when an endorsement from Sen. Harry Reid would end debate among Democrats seeking office in Nevada.
Republican front-runner Donald Trump on Thursday bowed to pressure from the party establishment and signed a pledge not to run as an independent candidate in the November 2016 presidential election.
During his historic trip to Alaska, President Barack Obama spent some time fishing at Kanakanak Beach in Dillingham and in a comical moment, a salmon spawned on his shoes.
Calling it a "bad deal" for the United States and Israel, Sen. Dean Heller joined fellow Nevada Republicans Joe Heck, Mark Amodei and Cresent Hardy in opposition to the Iran nuclear deal.
Southern Nevada probably hasn't seen the last of Tom Collins. The former Clark County commissioner said he plans to run for the mayor of North Las Vegas — but with a caveat.
Rep. Joe Heck expressed his opposition Wednesday to the Iran nuclear deal, saying he does not trust Iran to live up to its commitments and doubts the Obama administration would stringently enforce it.
An attorney for a candidate who ran unsuccessfully against Reno state Sen. Ben Kieckhefer in the 2014 GOP primary argued to the Nevada Supreme Court on Wednesday that a campaign ad linking the lawmaker to Democratic U.S. Sen. Harry Reid was not defamatory.
Anyone who has witnessed Trump's meteoric surge to the top of the 2016 Republican presidential field is familiar with that style of Trump Talk - a mix of bullish optimism and hyperbole.
Former Clark County Commissioner Tom Collins says he's running for mayor of North Las Vegas.
China understands people in the United States have the right to say what they want, but most want good relations with China, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday.
Clark County commissioners started initial discussion Tuesday about a proposal that would allow movie theaters inside resorts in unincorporated areas of the county to sell alcoholic beverages.
President Barack Obama on Tuesday will propose speeding up the timeline for purchasing and constructing new Coast Guard icebreakers in the Arctic, an area where the United States has fallen behind Russia in resources as the melting sea ice creates more opportunities for global commerce, tourism and scientific research.
Florida U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio brought his Republican presidential campaign to rural Nevada on Tuesday, calling for a stronger military, more vocational training in the education system and reforms to Social Security and Medicare.
The sand might hurt your feet after you jump to spike the volleyball and land on the ground. Or it may cut your legs, feet or toes while you're sprinting to hit the ball. Even if you aren't hurt, Clark County's gritty new sand simply doesn't feel very nice compared to the old soft sand.
A lawsuit was filed late Monday seeking to block a referendum to put a $1.4 billion tax package approved by the Legislature to a public vote.
The night after Kanye West claimed at MTV's Video Music Awards that he's running for president in 2020, the "Ready for Kanye" committee was filed with the Federal Election Commission. But he's not the first "oddball" candidate.
President Obama's decision to remove former President William McKinley's name from the nation's highest peak isn't soaring to great heights with everyone. Specifically, Republican Ohio lawmakers.
U.S. Rep. Dina Titus and a small group of House colleagues put "soft diplomacy" to practice on overseas trips this summer to countries still getting used to the idea of democracy.
A circus has been coming to Las Vegas nearly every week this summer, but not the kind with clowns and dancing elephants that delights youngsters. Instead, the ringmasters are candidates running for president and their shows are filled with political acrobatics.
The mighty sun appears to have hit the black hole of Nevada politics in the caustic dispute between NV Energy and the rooftop solar industry over the expansion of net metering.
A new bill in Congress aims to help veterans obtain child care while they pursue an education. The measure would offer federal grants for colleges to establish or expand child care centers that could assist students who have served in the military.
Delays in hiring staff and completing building repairs have pushed back next week's planned reopening of Nevada's only maximum-security juvenile correctional facility in Clark County.
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