Updated: 03/01/2010 - Hawaii braced Saturday for a potentially damaging tsunami, after a massive earthquake off Chile sent waves across the Pacific Ocean.
Posted: 02/27/2010 - Nevada Gov. Jim Gibbons and state lawmakers still haven't reach an accord on how to plug a nearly $900 million budget hole, and they'll try again Saturday, which is Day 5 of the special legislative session.
Updated: 03/01/2010 - A devastating earthquake struck Chile early Saturday, toppling homes, collapsing bridges and plunging trucks into the fractured earth. A tsunami set off by the magnitude-8.8 quake threatened every nation around the Pacific Ocean — roughly a quarter of the globe.
Updated: 02/27/2010 - Scores from Friday night's state playoff action
Posted: 02/26/2010 - Pneumonia outbreaks that have killed hundreds of wild bighorn sheep this winter in several Western states have wildlife officials grappling with how to minimize the impact.
Updated: 02/27/2010 - A judge says the Northern California couple charged with kidnapping Jaycee Dugard and holding her captive for 18 years must be given the opportunity to speak to each other while in jail.
Updated: 02/26/2010 - A convicted murderer accused of absconding from parole has been arrested in Reno.
Posted: 02/26/2010 - Regulators have shut down Carson River Community Bank in Nevada, marking the 21st failure this year of a federally insured bank.
Posted: 02/26/2010 - Imagine watching slalom races at Mount Rose Ski Resort, or a curling competition downtown. These are both images the Reno Tahoe Winter Games Coalition, hopes local residents can visualize--and that will one day become reality.
Posted: 02/26/2010 - The Senate failed Friday to extend programs for laid-off workers, jeopardizing unemployment benefits scheduled to expire over the weekend.
Posted: 02/26/2010 - Nevada Gov. Jim Gibbons says he believes a deal with lawmakers to fix the state's $900 million budget shortfall is "very close."
Posted: 02/26/2010 - A Nevada Supreme Court panel upheld a wrongful death verdict against imprisoned former Reno pawn shop owner Darren Mack in the slaying of his estranged wife.
Updated: 02/26/2010 - The Nevada Supreme Court is fast-tracking an appeal by a group that wants to reshape abortion law by amending the state Constitution to define "personhood" as beginning at conception.
Posted: 02/26/2010 - Eighth-grade students at Our Lady of the Snows School is conducting a baby blanket drive for young victim of the Haiti earthquake.
Posted: 02/26/2010 - SeaWorld says its Shamu Believe show with killer whales will resume this weekend after a whale killed its trainer at the Orlando park.
Posted: 02/26/2010 - South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford's divorce will become final next month, just over a year after the first lady discovered his affair with an Argentine woman he later called his soul mate.
Posted: 02/26/2010 - Hawthorne police arrested a woman they say killed a puppy by throwing it into traffic - apparently because she was angry at her boyfriend.
Updated: 02/26/2010 - Kidnapping victim Jaycee Dugard and her family have filed claims against the state of California for damages they say resulted from "various lapses" by the corrections department.
Posted: 02/26/2010 - Nearly a century after they were thought to be extinct in the Sierra Nevada, a wolverine has shown up for the third year in a row in the woods north of Lake Tahoe.
Updated: 02/26/2010 - Negotiations on how to solve Nevada's $900 million budget shortfall began to fray after the powerful casino industry announced it couldn't support new fees and additional mining fees sought by Democrats appeared to dissolve.
Updated: 02/26/2010 - A man apparently infatuated with a special education teacher he knew from college shot and killed her as she walked into her elementary school Friday, shortly before students began arriving.
Updated: 02/26/2010 - A basketball coach with the Douglas County School District is accused of using e-mail to attract two 13-year-old girls.
Updated: 02/26/2010 - Vancouver police say "Growing Pains" actor Andrew Koenig has been found dead.
Updated: 02/26/2010 - Sparks police say Kevin Anthony Hunt is in custody in connection with the death of two-year-old Malakai Dean.