On Monday, Senate Education Committee chair Mo Denis, D-Las Vegas, released a new education funding formula. For years, many Democrat politicians have criticized the current education funding formula, called the Nevada Plan. They claim it’s old and outdated. Their biggest beef is that it doesn’t allocate more money for students who are English Language Learners or live in poverty. The theory is that it’s harder to educate those students and so they need additional services, which costs additional money.
WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is reaching out to wary foreign leaders to frame alleged Iranian attacks in a Middle East oil shipping route as a problem for the world at large, especially for Asian countries vitally dependent on that oil.
The 73-year-old’s eccentricities have left Republicans and independents who are cold on the president scratching their head.
The fire was reported just after 6:30 a.m. as a brush fire but it turned out to be a house that was in flames.
A concerned citizen in Volusia County called 911 to report someone carrying large bags around his neighbor’s property.
Public transportation halted, shops closed and patients dependent on home medical equipment were urged to go to hospitals with generators.
An off-duty police officer opened fire inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store, killing a man who had attacked him and wounding two others, the Corona Police Department said.
Pope Francis donned a white firefighter’s safety helmet Sunday to enter a damaged cathedral during a visitto central Italy, where he gave encouragement to people still struggling three years after devastating earthquakes struck.
After receding from the national stage, the free college movement is resurfacing as a central rallying point for Democrats as they set their sights on the White House.
Fans have one last chance to visit Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con! at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The three-day convention runs through Sunday.