Though Nevada Sen. Harry Reid has been vocal in his efforts to halt forward movement on a national nuclear waste repository in “his backyard,” partisan support has rallied with demands to rely on science rather than scare tactics. Republican Assemblyman James Oscarson and Nye County Commissioner Dan Schinhofen have joined U.S. Rep. Cresent Hardy in…

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid’s decision to retire next year leaves no clear successor in his home state of Nevada. Popular Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval appears reluctant to change jobs. And the pending loss of Reid’s clout in Washington is causing anxiety over who might replace him. Sandoval is likely to…

Las Vegas, NV — Erich Nowsch went before a judge for the first time Monday morning, facing murder charges in the death of a local mother police first described as a road rage incident. Now, the teen’s attorney says something entirely different went down. Police are done talking about what caused the shooting death of…

Las Vegas, NV  — Two friends got attacked by a burglar that they attempted to quit. The attack occurred at an apartment complex on Nellis Boulevard near Stewart Avenue. Two pals came home and noticed some things missing. Moments later, a person was jiggling their front door. When they opened the door they found a…