Updated: 03/20/2014 - The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits rose 5,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 320,000, which is close to pre-recession levels and suggests a stable job market.
Updated: 03/20/2014 - Volkswagen is recalling about 150,000 Passat midsize cars because the headlights can be damaged if the hoods are closed roughly.
Updated: 03/20/2014 - Australia's prime minister says objects possibly related to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight have been spotted on satellite imagery.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - Playtex is recalling power adapters for its breast pumps.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - Vera Bradley is recalling four different versions of its baby rattles because they are a choking hazard.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - Reno native Chris Carr has decided to retire from the NFL.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - Federal investigators plan to reconstruct the wreckage of a fatal helicopter crash to determine what caused the aircraft to fall into a busy intersection near Seattle's Space Needle.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - Lawyers for a Reno businessman accused of bilking the government out of $200,000 intended for nonprofits say his bookkeeper is the real culprit who embezzled the money then agreed to testify against her boss after prosecutors promised her immunity.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - Nevada Medicaid enrollments under federal health care reform have surpassed initial projections and are on pace to reach 500,000 by summer.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - A U.S. official says the Malaysian government is seeking the FBI's help in analyzing any electronic files deleted last month from the home flight simulator of the pilot of the missing Malaysian plane.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - Report says Alzheimer's far more likely than breast cancer in women over 60.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - New research says sleep loss may cause brain damage.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - Las Vegas city councilmembers have cleared the way for medical marijuana dispensaries within city limits.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - Financial assistance is being made available to Nevada farmers and ranchers affected by drought.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - A person close to a four-year criminal investigation of Toyota Motor Corp. says the U.S. Justice Department will announce Wednesday a $1.2 billion settlement with the Japanese automaker over its disclosure of safety problems.
Updated: 03/18/2014 - Numbers have been drawn for the estimated $400 million Mega Millions lottery jackpot
Posted: 03/18/2014 - A board chaired by Gov. Brian Sandoval has approved a $1.5 million contract to hire Deloitte Consulting to assess Nevada's problem-plagued health insurance exchange built by Xerox.