LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada’s restaurants are among the industries hit hardest by the pandemic and restaurant owners and a Las Vegas congresswoman hope the new federal COVID-19 relief law will be...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The $1.9 trillion economic recovery package approved Wednesday by Congress includes about $4.5 billion for Nevada, with funds for the state, counties, cities, schools and...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democratic Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto of Nevada is reviving a push to block the creation of a national nuclear-waste dump at Yucca Mountain.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democratic Reps. Steven Horsford and Dina Titus of Nevada called Thursday for President Donald Trump to be impeached for the second time after the violent assault on the Capitol...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Joe Neal, Nevada's first Black state senator and a two-time candidate for governor, died Thursday night. He was 85.
Neal's death was “a tragic loss for Nevada," Gov. Steve...
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Democratic Rep. Steven Horsford was reelected in one of two southern Nevada congressional districts where Republicans mounted well-financed campaigns to flip U.S. House...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A pair of well-financed Republican challengers were trying to unseat Democrats in key swing congressional districts in southern Nevada as the election dragged into Wednesday....
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Dina Titus wins reelection to U.S. House in Nevada's 1st Congressional District.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's three incumbent Democrats in Congress are outraising their Republican opponents as they seek reelection this year, according to campaign finance reports filed this...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gov. Steve Sisolak said he is backing Nevada's Democratic congressional delegation, which is opposing a military effort to widen the boundaries of a vast U.S. Air Force bombing...
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CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Democratic members of Nevada's congressional delegation are renewing a proposal to remove a statute of a former Nevada Sen. Patrick McCarran from the U.S. Capitol’s...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on Nevada's primary election (all times local):
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former Nevada secretary of state was well ahead Thursday in the vote for the Democratic nomination for the powerful lawmaking body with jurisdiction over the Las Vegas...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's three Democrats and one Republican who are seeking re-election to their U.S. House seats this year are building fundraising cushions they'll use to try to defeat...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal judge has set a preliminary hearing next month for a 47-year-old Las Vegas man accused of threatening to kill U.S. Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's four members of the U.S. House are all seeking reelection this year, but more than three dozen people have filed this month to run against them.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 presidential campaign (all times PST):
Joe Biden has picked up another endorsement from a top Nevada politician, with Lt. Gov. Kate...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Steven Horsford, the only black member of Nevada's congressional delegation, is endorsing Joe Biden for president on the eve of early voting in the state's caucuses....
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Two House committee chairmen are trying to put the brakes on money for a new Trump administration proposal to accelerate the capture of 130,000 wild horses across the West over...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden has picked up endorsements from three former chairs of the Nevada Democratic party, his campaign announced Friday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Dina Titus of Nevada is endorsing Joe Biden, becoming the first sitting member of Congress from an early voting state to endorse a presidential candidate.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal legislation requiring transparency in hotel room rate advertising faces an uphill battle in the current Congress, according to Nevada U.S. Rep. Dina Titus.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two Nevada Democrats in Congress say they support starting impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump if his administration continues to block the release of a...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Dina Titus of Nevada is joining about 100 Democrats in the U.S. House in calling for an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada lawmakers helped beat back the latest effort to restart the licensing process necessary to build a nuclear waste repository at Yucca Mountain north of Las...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Reaction is breaking along partisan lines in Nevada after special counsel Robert Mueller's released his report concluding President Donald Trump tried to seize control of the...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Gov. Steve Sisolak and Nevada members of Congress are vowing to fight to block President Donald Trump's request to restart the federal licensing process to build a nuclear waste...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Dina Titus of Nevada says officials with the U.S. Department of Energy and the nations' nuclear security administration have offered no new information in a classified briefing about weapons-grade plutonium secretly shipped to Nevada.
The Democrat said in a statement that she "learned nothing new" in a Thursday briefing from the Trump Administration officials and said they "repeated meaningless platitudes" instead of answering questions.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak has named a longtime staffer for Democratic U.S. Rep. Dina Titus as his replacement on the Clark County Commission.
Sisolak's office announced Tuesday that the Democrat named Michael Naft to the commission seat representing areas south and west of the Las Vegas Strip.
Sisolak spent a decade on the Clark County Commission, which oversees the Strip and surrounding communities, before being elected governor in November.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Dina Titus of Nevada and Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve (SHEE'-vee) will help lead Nevada governor-elect Steve Sisolak's transition team.
Sisolak's campaign announced Monday that Titus would serve as the team's chair. She represents Las Vegas, the Strip and surrounding areas in Congress and backed Sisolak earlier this year in a contentious Democratic primary.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — An air traffic controller who became incapacitated during a solo stint on a night shift in the tower at busy McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas last week has quit, authorities said Tuesday.
The unidentified controller was no longer employed by the Federal Aviation Administration, the agency said in a statement.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Democrats retained control of three of Nevada's four U.S. House seats Tuesday night, holding onto two key seats left open by departing Democrats in the western battleground state.
Like they did when they bucked the red wave that sent President Donald Trump to the White House two years ago, Democrats won all but the mostly rural 2nd District in northern Nevada where Republican Rep. Mark Amodei was easily re-elected to the seat he has held since 2011.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — An initial 15-mile stretch of the country's newest interstate designed to ultimately connect Las Vegas and Phoenix is open to motorists.
Nevada officials gathered Thursday to open the new roadway that bypasses Boulder City near the Arizona border and is estimated to shave 30 minutes to the drive from Las Vegas to Phoenix.
Construction on the 15-mile segment began in 2015 and cost $318 million.
Officials hope the interstate will eventually connect Mexico and Canada.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Democratic Rep. Dina Titus is responding with a fashion statement of her own to First lady Melania Trump's jacket bearing the message, "I really don't care, do u?"
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Nevada Sen. Harry Reid appeared in a campaign advertisement Friday for Clark County Commission Chair Steve Sisolak, providing a big boost to Sisolak a day before Democratic voters start casting ballots in his contentious primary for Nevada governor with fellow Clark County Commission member Chris Giunchigliani.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Congresswoman Dina Titus and District of Columbia Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton have made a bet over the upcoming Stanley Cup Final matchup between the Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals.
Titus' office said in a statement Thursday that Titus and her staff will wear T-shirts advocating D.C. statehood if the Capitals win.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Members of Congress have announced that the Las Vegas metropolitan area received a $5 million grant to help protect the valley against potential terror attacks.
KSNV-TV reports that Republican Sen. Dean Heller and Democratic Rep. Dina Titus said Monday that Las Vegas has received the grant from the Department of Homeland Security, under the Urban Area Security Initiative.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Republican members of Nevada's congressional delegation are so far not joining more than 170 members of Congress, including Nevada's Democratic members, in calling for the resignation of Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt.
Nevada's Democratic Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto and Democratic Reps. Dina Titus, Ruben Kihuen and Jacky Rosen say reports of ethical concerns and lavish spending by Pruitt mean it's time for him to go.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Concerned that federal regulators don't have the power to stop the dropping of live turkeys over an Arkansas festival, a lawmaker from Las Vegas is suggesting that Congress step in to ban the practice.
Democratic Rep. Dina Titus told the House Rules Committee on Tuesday that while the annual Yellville Turkey Trot is reminiscent of a 1970s television comedy, maiming animals is serious business.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democratic Congresswoman Dina Titus of Nevada has filed for re-election.
Titus turned in her candidacy paperwork Monday for what would amount to her fourth two-year term representing the Las Vegas area.
Titus won in the Democratic-leaning 1st District in 2014 and 2016, and decided not to run for the U.S. Senate seat that party leader Harry Reid vacated when he retired in 2016.
A U.S. congresswoman whose Nevada district includes the Las Vegas Strip asked the federal government Tuesday to keep internet gambling legal.
Democratic Rep. Dina Titus wrote to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, urging the Justice Department not to reverse a ruling it made in 2011 that allowed internet gambling in individual states.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Some officials in Nevada are welcoming President Donald Trump's call for a ban on devices that authorities say helped a gunman in Las Vegas kill 58 people in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.
Gov. Brian Sandoval and state Attorney General Adam Laxalt, both Republicans, endorsed Trump's directive Tuesday that the Justice Department come up with a rule to ban devices like the rapid-fire bump stocks used in last October's massacre.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democrats in Nevada are decrying the Trump administration's decision to end special protections for Salvadoran immigrants, a move that will force nearly 200,000 people to leave the country by September 2019 or face deportation.
Representatives Ruben Kihuen, Dina Titus and Jacky Rosen condemned the decision in statements on Monday, as did Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto.
They say thousands of people from El Salvador are living under Temporary Protected Status in Nevada.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Democratic U.S. Rep. Dina Titus says she'll run for re-election next year instead of entering the field of challengers seeking to unseat Republican Sen. Dean Heller.
The third-term congresswoman from Las Vegas said in a statement released by her re-election campaign Wednesday she gave "careful consideration" to mounting a Senate campaign.
The U.S. travel industry is expressing concern about the proposed elimination of funding for Brand USA in President Donald Trump's budget plan.
Brand USA, a tourism marketing organization, was created after President Barack Obama signed into law the Travel Promotion Act in 2010. Brand USA's mission is to increase international visitation to the U.S. as a driver of the economy, to promote the country's image worldwide and to communicate visa and entry policies.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A congresswoman whose district includes the Las Vegas Strip says the IRS should quadruple the reporting threshold for casino customer winnings from slot machines and bingo.
Democratic U.S. Rep. Dina Titus this week sent a letter to IRS Commissioner John Koskinen (KAHS'-kihn-ihn) suggesting the rule change.
The agency currently requires reporting on a single jackpot or win that's $1,200 or more for federal income-tax purposes.