Nevada is a state in the Western United States. It is bordered by Oregon to the northwest, Idaho to the northeast, California to the west, Arizona to the southeast, and Utah to the east. Nevada is the 7th most extensive, the 32nd most populous, but the 9th least densely populated of the U.S. states. Nearly three-quarters of Nevada's people live in Clark County, which contains the Las Vegas–Paradise metropolitan area where three of the state's four largest incorporated cities are located. Nevada's capital is Carson City.
A massive government sale on Tuesday of geothermal energy leases in Nevada generated bids on just 26% of the land parcels offered, with most selling at the minimum price of $2 an acre. Reuters - Published
An invitation on Facebook has urged UFO enthusiasts to gather on Sept. 20 and "storm" nearby Area 51. Now, residents of Rachel, a 150-mile (240-km) drive from Las Vegas and home to roughly 50 people,..
According to Reuters, on Saturday former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden stood firmly in defense of the Obama administration's legacy after facing fire during this week's Democratic debates. Reuters says..
Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will face no charges of rape in Las Vegas. According to Reuters, it's in connection with a 10-year-old sexual assault allegation. Kathryn Mayorga filed a civil..
The latest CBS News Battleground Tracker poll shows Bernie Sanders leading among Democrats in Nevada. Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren appear to be making the state's February primary a three-way.. CBS News - Published
In the early voting states, Senator Elizabeth Warren leads in New Hampshire, while Senator Bernie Sanders leads in Nevada. Meanwhile, former vice president Joe Biden now clings to a narrow lead over.. CBS News - Published
After trailing 24-7 at halftime, Carson Strong, the first freshman to start a season opener for Nevada since 1998, led the Wolf Pack to a 34-31 victory against Purdue for the second win against a Big.. USATODAY.com - Published
The Democratic National Committee is recommending that Iowa and Nevada not hold virtual caucuses for the 2020 election. CBS News 2020 campaign reporter Adam Brewster joins CBSN to discuss the concerns.. CBS News - Published
Democratic National Committee officials on Friday recommended that Iowa and Nevada scrap plans to let voters participate in their early caucuses by phone because of security concerns. Reuters - Published
The Democratic National Committee is expected to recommend on Friday that Iowa and Nevada scrap plans to hold so-called virtual caucuses ahead of the 2020 election because of security concerns,.. Reuters - Published
In our summer series, American Wonders, we’re exploring places that make America wonderful, from majestic natural landscapes to spectacular manmade creations. In this installment, we go on board a.. CBS News - Published
FBI agents arrested a Nevada man who said he communicated with white supremacists about launching a bomb attack in Las Vegas. Conor Climo, 23, is accused of plotting to fire bomb a synagogue or a bar.. CBS News - Published
After Democratic presidential candidates have held their second round of debates in Detroit, most of them will head to Nevada for a series of campaign events. It's also where we joined voters for three.. CBS News - Published
A Facebook event, apparently inspired by a call to storm Area 51 in Nevada, attracted more than 22,000 pledges to seek out the fabled monster, raising a warning from Scottish lifeguards. NYTimes.com - Published
Nevada emergency officials say they continue to fight a wildfire that has threatened about 100 homes near Reno. At last report, the Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District said the fire had burned.. USATODAY.com - Published