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Politics Nov 24Biden win over Trump in Nevada made official by court
The Nevada Supreme Court made Joe Biden's win in the state official on Tuesday, approving the state's final canvass of the Nov. 3 election.
Nation Sep 30Judge approves $800 million Las Vegas shooting settlement
A judge in Nevada has approved a total of $800 million in payouts from casino company MGM Resorts International and its insurers to more than 4,400 relatives and victims of the Las Vegas Strip shooting that was the deadliest in…
Politics Sep 14WATCH: Trump hosts hundreds at indoor ‘Latinos for Trump’
Trump aims for further inroads with Latinos who could prove vital in closely contested states that could determine the White House race, promoting economic gains they made before the coronavirus pandemic.
Politics Sep 10WATCH: Trump holds White House news conference
Less than eight weeks before the Nov. 3 elections, President Donald Trump's campaign is urging a federal judge in Las Vegas to block a new state law and prevent mail-in ballots from going to all active Nevada voters amid the…
Nation Oct 01Las Vegas mass shooting anniversary sparks debate on gun control
The U.S. government this year banned a device that helped the Las Vegas gunman shoot more rapidly.
Nation Sep 20Area 51 hoax morphs into weekend music festival
Weekend events — inspired by an internet hoax to "see them aliens" — have drawn around 1,500 people to two tiny desert towns in Nevada.
Nation Feb 26Regulators fine Wynn Resorts $20 million over sexual misconduct allegations
The record fine was levied against the company for failing to investigate claims of sexual misconduct made against casino mogul Steve Wynn before he resigned a year ago.
Nation Jan 29FBI doesn’t find a motive for Las Vegas mass shooting
A high-stakes gambler who rained down a hail of gunfire, killing 58 people from his high-rise casino suite in Las Vegas wanted infamy and mass destruction, the FBI told the Associated Press Tuesday, but took whatever motive might stretch beyond…
Nation Jul 11Nevada judge halts execution after objections from drug company
New Jersey-based Alvogen had urged the judge to block the use of its sedative midazolam, saying the state illegally secured the product through "subterfuge" and intended it for unapproved purposes. The pharmaceutical company also raised fears that the drug could…
Nation Jun 06Vegas police release 911 calls, roof video of shooting site
Police 911 audio and rooftop video made public Wednesday offers personal, panicked accounts of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.