Pressured by Democrats and activists and running for re-election in a district that is home to significant populations of Asian-Americans and Hispanic-Americans, Rep. Joe Heck is plugging away to carve a niche as an advocate of immigration reform.
It looks a bit like the scene of a Black Friday sale at a discount shoe store, with filled shoe boxes stacked on tables, empty shoe boxes strewn about and determined shoppers hunting intently through a quickly dwindling stock.
After surviving a devastating flash flood season in 2012, Sunrise and Whitney residents gathered Nov. 13 for a third public meeting on the Las Vegas Wash project. Despite initial concerns, residents showed optimism and support for the ongoing undertaking.
Bloomington police cited a 29-year-old man for disorderly conduct for tossing 1,000 dollar bills over an upper floor railing at the Mall of America.
L-Sit is a powerful gymnastic basic. Gymnasts pass through the L-sit a few times during a routine as a transitional movement. It is a demonstration of strength, stability and virtuosity.
They are the kind of survey results that provoke a reaction.
Investigators sought to determine the cause of a fiery crash that killed “Fast & Furious” star Paul Walker while the 40-year-old actor’s fans erected a makeshift memorial Sunday near where the Porsche he was riding in smashed into a light pole and tree.
The Las Vegas Cultural Corridor Coalition plans to offer a December to Remember again this year, with bright lights, hula dancing and bagpipes.
Clark High School, 4291 Pennwood Ave., celebrated its revamped library with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Nov. 12. The renovation was done using a $65,000 grant from the Heart of America Foundation’s READesign program and Capital One.
The most popular giant panda in U.S.-China relations finally was given an identity Sunday as the Smithsonian’s National Zoo named its female 100-day-old cub Bao Bao after receiving more than 123,000 votes online from the public.