A controversial consulting contract for human resource services at the financially troubled Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority is being criticized in light of more than $12,000 in costs billed in just one month.
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Planned Parenthood would be blocked from receiving federal funds for the next year under legislation approved last week by the House largely along party lines.
U.S. Sen. Dean Heller says Donald Trump isn't good for Nevada. The Republican Nevada senator, who is supporting Jeb Bush's run for president, made the comments while meeting with the Review-Journal's editorial board Friday.
Sen. Dean Heller launched a bid Thursday to repeal a section of the landmark health care law that has raised hackles in the Nevada workforce by setting a steep tax on generous health insurance starting in 2018.
Top House Republicans are actively exploring a plan to avoid a government shutdown by targeting Planned Parenthood funding through a stand-alone budget tactic and passing a stop-gap measure that is free of restrictions on the abortion rights group.
In 1961, the CIA debuted a new type of confidential intelligence report for President John F. Kennedy, a daily morning briefing surveying the threats facing the country so top secret that it was kept even from his second-in-command.
Embattled Nevada Department of Corrections Director Greg Cox resigned abruptly Monday under unknown circumstances.
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joe Heck wouldn't be the first Nevadan to wear two hats as a senator and reserve general officer if he succeeds in his bid to fill the seat of departing Democratic Sen. Harry Reid.
The executive director of the state agency that certifies peace officers faces a state ethics inquiry tied to his prior side work as a paid instructor for police academies.
Sen. Harry Reid debuted new eyewear last week, a milestone for the Nevadan dealing with the aftermath of severe facial injury.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's nuclear agreement with Iran appeared likely to remain intact following historic votes in Congress last week.
Think of her as the caretaker mayor. Nearly three months into her second term as Las Vegas' top elected official, Mayor Carolyn Goodman admitted she rode husband and former Mayor Oscar Goodman's coattails into her seventh-floor office.
A former foster family is at odds with the Clark County Department of Family Services over guns. Family Services revoked the family's foster parent license in July, but the family is appealing the decision and has retained an attorney.
With no counteroffer on the table, the Air Force let its final $5.2 million offer expire at 3 p.m. Thursday and asked the Justice Department to condemn the Sheahan family's Groom Mine property and claims near the classified Area 51 installation.
Five Southern Nevada residents, including a financial expert, the general manager of the Regional Transportation Commission and an engineering professor, have been named to the new Nevada High-Speed Rail Authority.
U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner said on Thursday the goal in negotiations over funding for Planned Parenthood was to avoid a government shutdown on Oct. 1 and also to stop the sale of "baby parts."
A Clark County audit is recommending the district attorney's office rein in a decades-old, off-budget checking account it operated with few rules and used primarily on its witnesses.
Secretary of State John Kerry has tapped a former career diplomat as an "email czar" to coordinate the State Department response to the myriad of document requests mostly related to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, which have strained the department's resources, officials familiar with the appointment tell CNN.
In its ongoing effort to get needed treatment for mentally ill inmates, the Clark County public defender's office last week filed District Court motions to expedite action.
The More Cops sales tax increase that the Clark County Commission approved Tuesday will bolster the ranks of local police departments.
The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority's failure to pay bills on time has become such a problem that several agencies have threatened to suspend services, according to documents obtained by the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
Republican Joe Heck says he will march a straight line, not swaying toward his role as an Army Reserve brigadier general, if his bid for the U.S. Senate puts him in the seat of departing Democrat Sen. Harry Reid.
CARSON CITY — Gov. Brian Sandoval on Friday asked Attorney General Adam Laxalt to use all resources available to seek an expedited hearing on the lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada challenging legislation that establishes the Education Savings Account program in the state.