LAS VEGAS — Same-sex couples who lined up to get married in Idaho and made plans to obtain wedding licenses in Las Vegas had their hopes dashed Wednesday after a U.S. Supreme Court justice temporarily blocked a lower-court ruling that declared gay marriage legal in Idaho and Nevada.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled the bans violated equal protection rights.
Nevada beat out four other states that were vying for the project.
Arizona among states being considered for factory.
No red tape in sight, says city's invitation to build a battery factory.
The city of Tucson has made a formal proposal to become the home of a $5 billion “gigafactory” for lithium-ion batteries for electric cars.
A man convicted in the death of a toddler and who was on the run for two years was arrested Thursday in Las Vegas, authorities said.
A Mexican company is moving into Tucson with plans to ramp up production of liquefied sugar cane to compete with widely used high-fructose corn syrup.
Tucson’s technology sector had its share of highs and lows in 2013. Here’s a look at some of the top local tech stories of 2013, in no particular order, and what to look for in the coming year.
This editorial appeared Thursday in the Los Angeles Times:
The federal government tightened the screws on the overtaxed Colorado River Friday, announcing that it will cut water releases from Lake Powell to Lake Mead for the first time ever starting in October.
Mary and Erskin Fulgham were found dead in their home Tuesday.
A car belonging to the elderly victims of a double homicide in midtown Tucson was found in Nevada less than a day after the slayings.
RENO, Nev. — Thirty U.S. House members are urging new Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to reform the government’s wild horse management program and its spiraling budget that they say has created an “untenable situation” for both the mustangs and U.S. taxpayers.
Authorities say a 69-year-old man died and another man and four Boy Scouts were rescued after they all suffered from heat-related illnesses in a hiking area near the Nevada-Arizona line.
Coccidioidomycosis, also known as valley fever, has increased significantly in its "endemic area," which includes Arizona.
Aaron Ripperda had served in Afghanistan after graduating from Highland High School.
Marine Aaron Ripperda of Highland is remembered with flags at half staff in the nearby town of Marine, where his father lives. Ripperda died on Monday, March 18, 2013, in a training exercise in Nevada. Photo by Robert Cohen, email@example.com
Marine Aaron Ripperda of Highland is pictured in the 2005 Highland High School yearbook. Ripperda died on Monday, March 18, 2013, in a training exercise in Nevada.
HAWTHORNE, Nev. — A 60mm mortar explosion killed seven Marines and injured a half-dozen more during a training exercise in the Nevada desert, prompting the Pentagon to immediately halt the use of the weapon worldwide until an investigation can determine its safety, a military official said Tuesday.