Posted: 11/26/2013 - Nevada has issued $612 million in bonds to pay off its unemployment insurance debt to the federal government.
Posted: 11/26/2013 - The Nevada Supreme Court is inviting cities to join the legal debate over whether city council members who are termed out from seeking re-election are eligible to run for mayor.
Posted: 11/26/2013 - MSNBC and Alec Baldwin say they are ending the actor's talk show, which was suspended for two weeks after the actor used an anti-gay slur against a photographer in a New York City street.
Posted: 11/26/2013 - The Supreme Court has agreed to referee another dispute over President Barack Obama's health care law, whether businesses can use religious objections to escape a requirement to cover birth control for employees.
Updated: 11/25/2013 - President Barack Obama is pushing back at critics of an interim nuclear deal the U.S. and world powers struck with Iran.
Posted: 11/24/2013 - Lawmakers from both parties are skeptical that Iran will stick to a new nuclear deal. They're calling for Congress to prepare tougher economic penalties to impose on Tehran if the accord falls apart.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says the U.S. will assert its sovereignty in newly opening areas of the Arctic, even as Russia and other nations stake claims and expand their use of the icy waters for military exercises and transit.
Updated: 11/22/2013 - A California pretrial hearing has been delayed for a former Las Vegas-area lawmaker jailed since March in a freeway chase and scuffle with officers the day he was expelled from the Nevada Assembly.
Updated: 11/22/2013 - Americans today have paused to remember John F. Kennedy, 50 years after he was gunned down in Dallas while riding in an open-top limousine.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - Nevada Insurance Commissioner Scott Kipper has asked the attorney general's office for guidance on whether the state can allow people to keep their canceled insurance policies for another year.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - President Barack Obama says he supports move by Senate Democrats to make it harder for Republicans to block his nominees.
Posted: 11/20/2013 - President Barack Obama has paid tribute to former President John F. Kennedy's legacy, joining former President Bill Clinton to lay a wreath at Kennedy's grave.
Updated: 11/20/2013 - The decision comes after efforts by Senators Dean Heller and Harry Reid to satisfy the needs of customers in the Sun Valley area.
Posted: 11/19/2013 - Nearly 25,000 Nevadans who received health insurance cancellation notices are in limbo, awaiting word from the state insurance commissioner and Gov. Brian Sandoval on whether they can keep their plans for another year.
Posted: 11/19/2013 - Michelle Obama says she won't wear shorts on Air Force One again because the one time she did, it created "a huge stink."
Updated: 11/19/2013 - Police say early indications are that the son of a state senator in Virginia stabbed his father before shooting himself to death.
Updated: 11/18/2013 - Toronto's City Council has voted to strip scandal-plagued Mayor Rob Ford of many of his powers after a heated debate where he knocked over a woman councilor.
Posted: 11/18/2013 - A website where people can share thoughts about John F. Kennedy's legacy and stories of how he has inspired them is debuting just ahead of the 50th anniversary of his assassination.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - An appeals court says it will hear arguments next month on granting a new trial to former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - The Republican-controlled House has passed legislation letting insurance companies sell individual coverage to all comers, even if it falls short of standards set in "Obamacare."
Posted: 11/15/2013 - Gov. Brian Sandoval says President Obama's about face to allow people to keep their old health insurance policies has made federal health reform unworkable.
Posted: 11/14/2013 - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he's getting help from health care professionals but refused to step aside over his admitted drug use and drinking.
Updated: 11/14/2013 - President Barack Obama says he hears Americans who are upset about losing their health insurance "loud and clear" and is offering a fix.
Posted: 11/14/2013 - Federal plans to truck radioactive material from a World War II-era plant in Tennessee to Nevada for burial are renewing a long-fought battle to prevent the Silver State from becoming the nation's nuclear dumping ground.