(RENO, Nev.) -- Animal advocates are urging Nevada state officials to call off this year's annual bear hunt as wildfires continue to rage across the West. Wildlife advocates say hunting season should be canceled as the wildfire situation is so dire that bears are undergoing... Read More.
(Reno, Nev.) -- Smoke from the raging wildfires in the West Coast was so severe that it created an air quality alert as far as Reno, Nevada, on Tuesday. Several Nevada counties reported their worst recorded air quality index numbers in the two decades they’ve... Read More.
(LAS VEGAS) -- With coronavirus infections on the rise again in the U.S., hospitals across the country are trying to meet the needs of thousands of patients who are testing positive for COVID-19, and are in need of medical care. One state that has seen... Read More.
(LAS VEGAS) -- Kataluna Enriquez made history on June 27 by winning the title of Miss Nevada USA and becoming the first openly transgender contestant who will compete in the upcoming Miss USA competition. Enriquez, who is Filipina American, beat out 21 other contestants to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A heat wave is pounding the West where scorching temperatures will reach Washington state, Oregon, California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona on Tuesday. Sacramento, California smashed a record high on Memorial Day, reaching 104 degrees. Redding, also in Northern California, reached a sweltering 109... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In the Nevada desert, there’s a quiet frenzy building over a rare resource that will be crucial to meeting the country’s goals to slow down climate change. Lithium, the crucial component in batteries for electric vehicles and renewable energy storage, has mostly... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- At least 14 large wildfires are burning Thursday morning in the West, including the Pinehaven Fire in Nevada and the Mountain View Fire in California.Gusty, dry winds ahead of a storm... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- Some areas of the country are beginning to see an uptick in COVID-19 cases that may be due to Labor Day weekend gatherings, officials said.California is seeing "the trends and impacts... Read More.
By DR. NATE WOOD, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Earlier this week, the world was dealing head-on with what was believed to be the world's first documented case of coronavirus reinfection in Hong Kong.Now, less than a week later,... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed via Twitter that an employee helped thwart a planned cyberattack at his Gigafactory in Nevada."Much appreciated. This was a serious attack," Musk tweeted Thursday in response... Read More.
By QUINN SCANLAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump campaign and Republican National Committee have filed a lawsuit against Nevada's top elections official, alleging a recently passed bill that would automatically send all active registered voters a ballot for the November... Read More.