Buttigieg takes lead in Iowa, Biden lags in Democrats’ first 2020 results

DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) – Pete Buttigieg took a narrow lead in the first batch of long-delayed results on Tuesday from the chaotic Iowa Democratic Party caucuses, and former... Read more »

Democratic presidential hopeful Biden aims to keep Nevada on his side

SPARKS, Nev. (Reuters) – Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden, who wears the nickname “working class Joe” with pride and courts a multi-racial voter base, faces a stern test... Read more »

Man arrested in Las Vegas kidnapping caught on surveillance video

(Reuters) – Las Vegas police said on Thursday they have arrested a man suspected of kidnapping and assaulting a woman on New Year’s Day in a violent scene recorded... Read more »

Wilder retains WBC heavyweight belt with 7th round KO

FILE PHOTO: Boxing – Deontay Wilder Media Day – Fitzroy Lodge Gym, London, Britain – July 26, 2019 Deontay Wilder poses during the media day Action Images via Reuters/Andrew... Read more »

Democratic presidential candidates court labor support in Nevada

LAS VEGAS, Nevada (Reuters) – Retired letter carrier Leslie Maxwell Burton has a message for Democratic presidential contenders campaigning in the early voting state of Nevada this weekend: She... Read more »

Democratic National Committee opposes Iowa, Nevada vote-by-phone plans

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic National Committee officials on Friday rejected plans to let people participate in Iowa’s and Nevada’s early caucuses by phone because of security concerns, drawing... Read more »

Democratic presidential hopeful O’Rourke back on campaign trail; Hickenlooper drops out

LOS ANGELES/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke said on Thursday he was resuming his campaign with a new sense of focus after a mass shooting in his... Read more »

Accused neo-Nazi charged in Las Vegas with possessing bomb-making material

(Reuters) – An accused neo-Nazi sympathizer employed as a Las Vegas security guard was charged on Friday with possession of unregistered bomb-making materials that he clandestinely discussed using to... Read more »

Donald Trump Wants Nevada This Time

Republicans say President Trump can win Nevada in 2020, even though he lost the state in 2016 and Democrats have shown electoral strength in 2018. Source Real Clear Politics Read more »

Las Vegas businessman gets 50 years prison in $1.5 billion Ponzi scheme

(Reuters) – A federal judge on Thursday sentenced a former Las Vegas medical billing company operator who prosecutors called the ringleader of a $1.5 billion Ponzi scheme that bilked... Read more »