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President Obama Coming To LV

He’ll be keynote speaker at 8th annual version of Sen. Harry Reid’s National Clean Energy Summit


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Reid To Host Summer Energy Summit In Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. Sen. Harry Reid says the nation’s top energy official will headline an annual green power conference Aug. 24 in Las Vegas. The Democratic Senate minority leader said Monday the theme for […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/11/2015


Nevada & Feds Study Nuke-Waste Burial Site

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada and the federal government are agreeing to have a panel keep studying whether the U.S. will bury radioactive material from Tennessee at a former nuclear weapons proving ground north of Las […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/23/2014


Battle Continues Over Nuclear Waste

The fight over bringing radioactive uranium waste to Nevada has moved to Capitol Hill.


A 'no trespassing' sign warns people to stay away from the proposed nuclear waste dump site of Yucca Mountain. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Sandoval Discusses Nevada’s Nuclear Future With Federal Official

Gov. Brian Sandoval says he had a “frank and blunt” discussion with U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz over proposed shipments of nuclear waste to Nevada.