$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation ProjectsProjects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.
Super Bowl Could Be Canceled If Congress Doesn't Renew Terrorism LawThe Super Bowl and other high profile sporting events might be in peril if a law sharing terrorism insurance costs isn't renewed by the end of the year.
Barber Files Federal Lawsuit Over Uncounted VotesRep. Ron Barber of Arizona has filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking to stop the official certification of general election votes in the 2nd Congressional District.
Obama Touts Immigration Plan at Vegas High School As Crowd Cheers 'Pass A Bill'Dallamy Santos said she knows what it's like when immigration status tears a family apart. The Las Vegas casino worker experienced it when her husband had to go back to Mexico and wait indefinitely until he was cleared to return to the U.S.
Obama Launches Sales Mission On ImmigrationMounting an offensive behind his immigration directives, President Barack Obama on Friday insisted House Republicans must take up a comprehensive immigration overhaul but said the system is so unfair that it needs the type of fixes that he initiated on his own.
Biden Refers To Note Cards While Making Pitch For Raising Minimum WageVice President Joe Biden used a lunch stop at a Mexican restaurant in downtown Las Vegas on Monday to make a pitch for raising the minimum wage nationally to $10.10 per hour.
Arizona Strip Club Endorses Democratic Candidate For Congress An Arizona strip club has endorsed a Democratic candidate for Congress. And the candidate, the Rev. Jarrett Maupin, says he's happy to have the support of The Great Alaskan Bush Company of Phoenix.
Aide: GM CEO Meets Lawmakers; Probe Near EndGeneral Motors CEO Mary Barra has told Washington lawmakers that GM could simultaneously release an internal investigation into a deadly ignition switch problem and its plan to compensate victims.
House Committee Approves Bill Naming Nevada Peak After ReaganAbout the only thing former President Ronald Reagan doesn't have named after him is a mountain, not one recognized by the federal government anyway.
Nevada Re-Draws Voting DistrictsUnlike some other states where Republicans used their gains in statewide elections to seize control of the redistricting process after the 2010 census, the re-drawing of Nevada's voting districts was done by a court-appointed panel and overseen by a judge.
Congress To Consider Ban On Online GamingCompeting legislation would curb gambling websites.
Reid: Dem Candidate Will Emerge To Challenge Gov. SandovalSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday a Democratic candidate will emerge to challenge Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval.