Tag: Nevada

  • Record flooding strands 1,000 people in Death Valley National Park

    DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Record rainfall on Friday triggered flash floods in Death Valley National Park that swept away cars, closed all roads and stranded hundreds of visitors and of workers. No injuries were immediately reported, but about 60 vehicles were buried in mud and debris and about 500 visitors and 500 […]

  • The Hoover Dam transformer explodes; nobody hurt

    BOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) — A transformer exploded Tuesday at the Hoover Dam, one of the nation’s largest hydroelectric facilities, producing a thick cloud of black smoke and flames that were quickly extinguished. No one was injured in the blast near the base of the dam, an engineering marvel on the Colorado River that straddles […]

  • These 10 states are the worst places to live in the United States in 2022

    With five million more job openings in the United States than there are employees to fill them, workers have more clout than they have had in years. They use this power – and unprecedented mobility – to demand a welcoming environment and a high quality of life in the places where they work. That’s why […]

  • FBI seizes Nevada GOP chairman’s phone in fake voter investigation: report

    FBI agents seized the cellphone of the top Republican official in Nevada on Wednesday as part of an investigation into a bogus election scheme after the 2020 election, according to reports. Agents reportedly took the phone of Republican state chairman Michael McDonald in an alleged plot to give Donald Trump all six Electoral College votes […]

  • Laxalt’s Nevada win sparks fierce race for Senate control

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Adam Laxalt, a former state attorney general who embraced lies about the 2020 electionwon the Republican nomination for a middle seat in the Nevada Senate, fending off the challenge of a political newcomer and staging what will likely be a fierce and costly race against incumbent Catherine Cortez Masto.one of the […]

  • US judge dismisses Cristiano Ronaldo rape trial in Vegas

    Nevada woman lost his candidacy before a US court force international soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo to pay millions more than the $375,000 she received after claiming he raped her in Las Vegas in 2009. U.S. District Judge Jennifer Dorsey in Las Vegas returned the case from court on Friday to punish the woman’s attorney, Leslie […]

  • US judge dismisses Cristiano Ronaldo rape trial in Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Nevada woman has lost her bid in U.S. court to force international soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo to pay millions more than the $375,000 in cash she received after claiming that he raped her in Las Vegas in 2009. U.S. District Judge Jennifer Dorsey in Las Vegas returned the case from […]

  • US Interior Secretary Haaland self-isolates in Nevada after testing positive for COVID-19

    US Interior Secretary Haaland self-isolates in Nevada after testing positive for COVID-19KRNV Haaland tests positive for COVID-19The hill Statement from the Ministry of the InteriorUS Department of the Interior US Secretary of the Interior tests positive for COVIDReuters See full coverage on Google News

  • No Sea Serpents, No Gangsters, But Tahoe Trash Divers Find Gold

    STATELINE, Nev. (AP) — They found no trace of a mythical sea monster, no sign of gangsters in concrete shoes or long-lost treasure chests. But the divers who spent a year cleaning up Lake Tahoe’s entire 72-mile (115-kilometer) shoreline came away with what they hope will prove far more valuable: tons and tons of trash. […]

  • No Sea Serpents, No Gangsters, But Tahoe Trash Divers Find Gold

    STATELINE, Nev. (AP) — They found no trace of a mythical sea monster, no sign of gangsters in cement shoes or long-lost treasure chests. But the divers who spent a year cleaning up Lake Tahoe’s entire 72-mile (115-kilometer) shoreline came away with what they hope will prove far more valuable: tons and tons of trash. […]