Reno

Rand Paul photo by Ethan Miller / Getty Images

Rand Paul Embarking On State-Wide Campaign Tour

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul says his views on limited government and allocating more power to states will help him win over Nevada voters. The Kentucky senator is making […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/29/2015

File photo of gliders in the air. (credit: Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Glider Crashes In Downtown Reno, Pilot Parachutes To Safety

Police say high winds sheared the wings off a glider while it was flying over downtown Reno on Sunday afternoon, but the pilot parachuted to safety.

04/06/2015

KXNT GENERIC

Nevada Bank Robbery Fugitive Nabbed In Mississippi

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal authorities say a 40-year-old man sought in several bank robberies in Las Vegas and Reno, including a credit union heist netting nearly $171,000, has been arrested in Greenville, Mississippi. The FBI […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/25/2015

Lawmakers unanimously approved an unprecedented package of incentives to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory to Nevada. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla Denies Delays

RENO, Nev. (AP) – Electric-car maker Tesla Motors is denying reports that construction has been delayed on its gigafactory about 15 miles east of Reno.

03/08/2015

Photo Credit: AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB

Casinos Granted Tax Refunds From State Gambling Regulators

LAS VEGAS (AP) — State gambling regulators are giving a tax refund to 13 casino-hotels worth at least $700,000 total after the properties overpaid Nevada’s live entertainment tax. The Nevada Gaming Commission approved the settlement agreements […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/29/2015

File photo of a Bighorn Sheep.  (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Bighorn Sheep Draw Attention In Residential Area

A new neighbor is again attracting attention in the Reno suburb of Sparks: a bighorn sheep.

01/19/2015

photo credit:  CBS

$1B Switch Data Center Near Reno Will Be World’s Biggest

The largest lithium battery factory in the world is getting a new neighbor at an industrial park east of Reno — the world’s biggest data center.

01/16/2015

GPS technology may help scientists discover clumps of dark matter, according to a radical new theory. (Photo by Jorge Guerrero/AFP/Getty Images)

Researchers: GPS Signals Could Help Find Invisible Dark Matter

GPS technology may help scientists discover clumps of dark matter, according to a radical new theory.

12/02/2014

File photo of a jail cell. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Deputy Accused Of Having Sex With Inmate

A 28-year-old Washoe County sheriff’s deputy has been arrested on one count of suspicion of having voluntary sexual contact with a female inmate after an investigation that lasted more than six months.

12/02/2014

(File photo.  JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Four Arrested In Over 100 Reno-Area Burglaries

Four men have been arrested in connection with more than 100 residential and vehicle burglaries in the Reno area over the last month.

11/30/2014

more