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.
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Gov. Brian Sandoval is not happy with a new vendor that provides transcription services for some state proceedings.
GARDNERVILLE — Four Republican presidential hopefuls shook hands, endured countless photos and mingled with hundreds of party faithful in this rural Northern Nevada town Saturday.
The More Cops tax didn't die with outgoing Clark County Commissioner Tom Collins.
Hillary Clinton has expressed support for net metering, which allows homeowners who install rooftop solar panels to sell their excess electricity to the power company. In New Hampshire last month, she criticized utilities that resist the practice.
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz told an audience in Las Vegas he would introduce a flat tax, abolish the IRS and introduce a referendum on Obamacare.
The White House released two Spotify playlists of songs on Friday morning, one for day and one for night, that were hand-picked by President Barack Obama, who's currently vacationing on Martha's Vineyard.
Gov. Brian Sandoval has met personally with executives from electric car manufacturer Faraday Future who are looking to potentially locate its operations in North Las Vegas, but talk of a special legislative session to ink any deal is premature, said Steve Hill, executive director of the Governor's Office of Economic Development.
A computer hacker broke into a city of Henderson Web server and had access to data for nine days before being detected, officials said this week.
"They're figuring out if there's a path financially and politically," an unnamed Democrat told BuzzFeed about the insiders. "It feels more real than it has in the past months.”
Before he became the 29th president, Harding, a Republican, very apparently fathered a love child with Nan Britton, 31 years his junior.
An environmental report issued Thursday threw another log on the fire over the controversial Yucca Mountain project.
Eagles are vicious animals, and now there's a point-of-view video to prove it.
Nevada has received $1.6 million in AmeriCorps grants, money that will be used to aid and promote volunteer efforts targeting a host of causes, from education and rural healthcare access to environmental restoration and veteran services, the governor's office said Thursday.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson has repeatedly condemned using tissue from aborted fetuses for medical research, but a new report reveals the doctor has done just that.
Half a whodunnit appears to have been solved. Not by me, but by Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske's office.
GOP presidential hopeful Jeb Bush's latest trip to Nevada might not have gone exactly as he'd hoped.
U.S. Sen. Harry Reid said Wednesday he is undecided about his vote on the Iran nuclear deal, with his loyalties to the Jewish community making the vote especially difficult.
U.S. Sen. Harry Reid said marijuana shouldn’t be a Schedule I controlled substance, derided NV Energy for its approach to rooftop solar power generation and said he wouldn’t ask President Barack Obama to designate Gold Butte as federally protected land – but allowed that he may still make that request in the future.
Former President Jimmy Carter said on Wednesday that recent liver surgery revealed he had cancer that had spread to other parts of his body.
First he defined the "Art of the Deal." Now he seems determined to redefine the art of politics. But no one has ever won the presidency playing the game like Donald Trump.
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Tuesday attacked Democrat Hillary Clinton for her handling of Iraq as secretary of state, saying she must share the blame for the rise of Islamic State militants, in a prelude to a potential general election matchup in 2016.
Hillary Clinton has instructed her attorney to hand over her private email server and a thumb drive of all her work-related emails to the Justice Department in an effort to blunt an expanding probe into the use of a private email account.