Nevada Rep. Dina Titus was named Wednesday as co-chair of both the Congressional Travel and Tourism Caucus and the Congressional Gaming Caucus.
The Food and Drug Administration’s scientists confirmed that overall the vaccine is about 66% effective at preventing moderate to severe COVID-19. The agency also said J&J’s shot — one that could help speed vaccinations by requiring just one dose instead of two — is safe to use.
President Joe Biden’s historic pick for Interior Secretary, Debra Haaland faced a grilling from senators who represent energy-producing states during a contentious hearing Tuesday.
The Las Vegas Fire Department helped administer over 250 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday at the Mexican General Consulate.
The huge parachute used by NASA’s Perseverance rover to land on Mars contained a secret message, thanks to a puzzle lover on the spacecraft team.
A third vaccine, from Johnson & Johnson, is expected to get a green light from regulators soon.
Nevada on Tuesday reported 398 new coronavirus cases and 21 additional deaths, according to the Department of Health and Human Services.
A federal judge has ordered the wife of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to remain temporarily jailed after she was arrested and accused of helping her husband run his multibillion-dollar cartel.
Former security officials blamed faulty intelligence for the disastrous failure to anticipate the violent intentions of the mob that invaded the building.
April Becker, a Las Vegas attorney and Republican who narrowly lost a bid to unseat Nevada state Senate Majority Leader Nicole Cannizzaro in 2020, has filed paperwork to challenge Democratic Rep. Susie Lee for the state’s 3rd Congressional District in 2022.
Tribal leaders in Nevada pushed Monday for Senate confirmation of U.S. Rep. Debra Haaland, D-N.M., to be the first Native American to head the Interior Department.
Thousands of delayed COVID-19 vaccine doses were delivered to the Southern Nevada Health District on Monday, allowing the agency to resume administering first shots by midweek.
Merrick Garland appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee and is widely expected to sail through his confirmation process with bipartisan support.
The updated numbers from the state Department of Health and Human Services brought statewide totals to 291,145 cases and 4,882 deaths.
In a significant defeat for former President Donald Trump, the Supreme Court on Monday declined to step in to halt the turnover of his tax records to a New York state prosecutor.