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.
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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.
The lawsuit filed this week against the state's sweeping school choice program did not shock Gov. Brian Sandoval. Both opponents and fans of the education savings accounts, which offer about $5,000 in tax dollars for students to use at private or religious schools, fully expected a legal challenge when the governor signed legislation creating the new program.
Vice President Joe Biden, in his first publicly aired comments on a possible presidential candidacy, told fellow Democrats on Wednesday he was trying to decide whether he could give "my whole heart and my whole soul" to a run for the White House.
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Disagreement over how restaurants are being regulated boiled over at a Southern Nevada Health District board meeting Thursday with an official offering her resignation and walking out after she was criticized by her staff.
Roos-N-More is getting another chance to show Clark County commissioners that it deserves to stay in operation.
Backers of an initiative petition seeking to quash a $1.4 billion tax package passed by the 2015 Legislature have filed a pre-emptive lawsuit asking a judge to declare that the referendum does not violate the single-subject rule before supporters begin gathering signatures to put it on the ballot.
U.S. Rep. Joe Heck said Thursday that birthright citizenship should be on the table in the broader dialogue about immigration reform.
Gov. Brian Sandoval on Wednesday appointed Patrick Cates, a veteran state administrator, as director of the Department of Administration.
Donald Trump mocked Jeb Bush on Twitter on Tuesday morning after the former Florida governor dug himself into a deeper hole explaining his "anchor babies" comment.
An arbitrator has awarded a contract in favor of Clark County, ending the county's two-year stretch of negotiations with its largest union.
Jorge Ramos, an anchor with the Spanish-language Univision network, was removed from Donald Trump's news conference in Dubuque, Iowa, on Tuesday after the Republican presidential candidate said the journalist was asking a question out of turn.
Vice President Joe Biden received President Barack Obama's "blessing" to make a 2016 bid for the White House, according to a senior Democrat.
A federal judge Tuesday ordered the government to pay $146,938 in legal fees to the driver of a motor home who fought the seizure of cash from the home on a Nevada highway.
Donald Trump is at it again. As Fox News host Megyn Kelly returned from vacation, the Republican presidential candidate used Twitter late Monday night to slam her return during the airing of her show.
President Barack Obama completed his 18th visit to Nevada at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday with a brief wave to press and White House staff before boarding Air Force One.
President Barack Obama came to Las Vegas Monday to talk about renewable energy, and he started with a bit of advice for the crowd of about 1,000 cheering attendees.
U.S. Sen. Harry Reid's close relationship with President Barack Obama paid off in political dividends on Monday.
Since starting his presidential campaign, Donald Trump has made a series of controversial statements that his detractors say have disparaged women and immigrants. Surprisingly, his statements have seemed to endear him more than they've hurt him among likely primary voters. His business contacts and corporate partners, however, are not as understanding.
Killers frontman Brandon Flowers got a chance to belt out a song he learned in 2nd grade today at the National Clean Energy Summit at the Mandalay Bay events center.
The crowded field of Democrats running for Congress in the state's 4th Congressional District is about to undergo a shake-up.