LAS VEGAS (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Harry Reid is asking Congress to approve expanding the Moapa Band of Paiutes reservation near Las Vegas about one-third, by returning to the tribe some 39 square miles of federal land.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A lawyer entered no contest pleas for U.S. Sen. Harry Reid's 73-year-old brother on misdemeanor driving under the influence and resisting arrest charges to close a case stemming from an arrest five months ago.
BOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Harry Reid, in his first public appearance in Nevada since injuring his face in a New Year's Day exercising accident and announcing his retirement late last month, said a tough road lies ahead for completing a highway between Phoenix and Las Vegas.
Editor's note: This piece, which originally ran in the Feb/March 2010 issue of Desert Companion, speculates on what might happen if Reid had lost his re-election to Republican challenger Sharron Angle. With the announcement of Reid's retirement, some of Hugh Jackson's observations are just as relevant today as they were five years ago.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Homeland Security's inspector general says applications for immigration visas for investors in the SLS Las Vegas casino-hotel development were sped through the approvals process with pressure from Sen.