Posted: 06/01/2009 - Election officials say early voting was light for municipal general elections in Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Boulder City and Mesquite.
Posted: 06/01/2009 - A Henderson fire official says an unattended candle is believed to have sparked a two-alarm blaze that badly damaged a southern Nevada apartment building.
Updated: 05/31/2009 - State officials have praised new laws spurred by a hepatitis C outbreak in Las Vegas that led to the largest patient notification in U.S. history, saying it will lessen the chance for a similar problem in the future.
Posted: 05/30/2009 - The percentage of high school seniors who passed a state exam required for graduation has slipped.
Updated: 05/30/2009 - Station Casinos says it has received a fourth extension from bondholders, allowing it to continue negotiating a restructuring plan and put off a bankruptcy filing.
Posted: 05/29/2009 - A new plan aimed at cutting California's budget could close 220 state parks. Among the most notable on the list are Will Rogers Ranch in Southern California, the Governor's Mansion in Sacramento...and Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay. In fact, all of the California State Parks in the Sierra District would be closed.
Posted: 05/29/2009 - Las Vegas police say a foster mother won't face criminal charges in the death of a 3-year-old foster child who died in her care.
Posted: 05/29/2009 - The Mortgage Bankers Association says about one in eight Nevadans is behind on their residential mortgage.
Posted: 05/29/2009 - A jury found a North Las Vegas mother not guilty of kidnapping, conspiracy and luring a child charges after she was accused of abducting a first-grader she found near an elementary school last September.
Posted: 05/29/2009 - The man convicted of sexually assaulting a 2-year-old girl will spend the rest of his life in prison.
Posted: 05/28/2009 - Authorities say a Las Vegas man pleaded guilty to making a pipe bomb found in his carryon luggage last October at an airport on Long Island, N.Y.
Posted: 05/28/2009 - The Nevada Supreme Court has sided with the city of Las Vegas in its fight against a powerful union over redevelopment downtown.
Posted: 05/28/2009 - Top poker professionals and amateurs with deep pockets put up $40,000 apiece Thursday to square off in the first major tournament at the World Series of Poker
Posted: 05/27/2009 - President Barack Obama recommended Las Vegas as a good place for a quick trip Wednesday, but offered no apologies for comments that critics say damaged the city's convention business this year.
Posted: 05/27/2009 - About 150 invited guests marked the start of construction on a concert hall seen as the defining institution at former railroad yard and fueling station being developed just west of downtown Las Vegas.
Posted: 05/27/2009 - Trial has begun for a mother of four accused of kidnapping a 6-year- ld schoolboy last September and telling authorities she wanted to highlight lax security at a North Las Vegas elementary school.
Posted: 05/27/2009 - Casino operator Harrah's Entertainment Inc. says it plans to sell $1 billion in new notes through a private offering to help it pay older debt and company expenses.
Posted: 05/27/2009 - A Nevada boxing judge has been indicted in Las Vegas on a federal charge that he improperly collected about $250,000 in Social Security disability benefits.
Posted: 05/27/2009 - Nevada legislators have been told that Lawrence Weekly, a Clark County commissioner awarded a state contract to work as a green jobs training coordinator, isn't taking the contract that would have paid at least $48,000
Posted: 05/27/2009 - President Barack Obama says Las Vegas is a good place for a quick trip, but is offering no apologies for comments that critics say damaged the city's convention business this year.
Updated: 05/27/2009 - President Barack Obama is coming to southern Nevada today to anchor Las Vegas Strip re-election fundraiser for Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.
Posted: 05/26/2009 - President Barack Obama has landed in Las Vegas, where he is scheduled to headline a fundraiser for Sen. Majority Leader Harry Reid.
Updated: 05/27/2009 - Hours after exercising a cherished presidential right Tuesday - naming a Supreme Court nominee - Barack Obama engaged in one of the office's grubbier traditions: raising money for an embattled lawmaker.
Posted: 05/26/2009 - The Nye County sheriff is investigating the discovery of a pipe bomb in a Pahrump home where a 33-year-old man is accused of assaulting a woman and three children with a loaded rifle, a knife and a baseball bat.