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'Neither Republicans, Democrats responsible for anti-Semitism'

'Neither Republicans, Democrats responsible for anti-Semitism'

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid calls for bipartisan effort to combat anti-Semitism, says neither party to blame.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 07/04/2019 21:14
Dead Republican defeats Democrat for Nevada seat

Dead Republican defeats Democrat for Nevada seat

Officials look to fill Nevada seat left vacant by election of candidate who died three weeks before vote.David Rosenberg, 08/11/2018 21:07
Nevada Rep. Jacky Rosen, ex-synagogue president, wins Senate bid

Nevada Rep. Jacky Rosen, ex-synagogue president, wins Senate bid

Jacky Rosen, Democratic congresswoman from Nevada who said she opposed 2015 Iran nuclear deal, defeats incumbent Republican Dean Heller.JTA, 07/11/2018 12:56
Misunderstanding leads to deportation of Israeli man from US

Misunderstanding leads to deportation of Israeli man from US

Family says misunderstanding led to deportation of Israeli researching medical marijuana. Immigration officials label man 'drug trafficker'.Debra Nussbaum Cohen, A7 Staff, 01/02/2018 19:07
Las Vegas gunman identified as 64-year-old Mesquite, NV man

Las Vegas gunman identified as 64-year-old Mesquite, NV man

Police take shooter's female companion into custody after attack which left more than 50 dead, 100 wounded. 2 Police officers among dead.David Rosenberg, 02/10/2017 14:49
Death toll surges to 50, worst shooting in US history

Death toll surges to 50, worst shooting in US history

At least 50 killed, 200 wounded in shooting attack on country music festival in Las Vegas. Gunman shot and killed inside resort.David Rosenberg, 02/10/2017 14:33
American Jewish actor, comedian Jerry Lewis dead at 91

American Jewish actor, comedian Jerry Lewis dead at 91

Jerry Lewis, comedic legend of the 1950s and 60s, best known for his films 'The Bell Boy' and 'The Nutty Professor' dies at age 91.David Rosenberg, 20/08/2017 22:27
Will a Jewish Nevada woman win a seat in the Senate?

Will a Jewish Nevada woman win a seat in the Senate?

Democrat Jacky Rosen says she wants to 'make a difference for things that matter.'JTA, 07/07/2017 12:08
Nevada legislature passes anti-BDS bill

Nevada legislature passes anti-BDS bill

Nevada Assembly unanimously passes anti-BDS bill. Bill now goes to Governor Sandoval.JTA, 25/05/2017 21:11
Nevada Lieutenant Governor introduces anti-BDS legislation

Nevada Lieutenant Governor introduces anti-BDS legislation

Nevada is the latest state to introduce anti-BDS legislation to counter hate and discrimination.Gary Willig, 04/12/2016 19:24
Trump supporters shout down Holocaust denier

Trump supporters shout down Holocaust denier

Angry Trump supporters slam 'idiot' Holocaust denier during interview at a rally in Reno, Nevada last week.JTA, 09/10/2016 18:00
Israel to join US, UAE, Pakistan in Red Flag

Israel to join US, UAE, Pakistan in Red Flag

The Red Flag exercise, in existence since 1975, will bring the cold-shoulder nations together for air force exercises in Nevada.Rachel Kaplan, 10/08/2016 13:22
Unmanned drones save lives

Unmanned drones save lives

The US has okayed the use of unmanned aircraft to drop medical supplies in areas no vehicle could go.Rachel Kaplan, 07/08/2016 11:41
Trump takes Nevada

Trump takes Nevada

Trump tells fans he's 'winning, winning, winning' after scooping up Nevada Caucus, upping his winning streak to 3 ahead of Super Tuesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2016 09:02
Clinton narrowly defeats Sanders in Nevada

Clinton narrowly defeats Sanders in Nevada

Former Secretary of State wins 52% of the vote in Nevada caucuses.Ben Ariel, 21/02/2016 02:12
Nevada Jail Trying to Force Non-Kosher Food Diet

Nevada Jail Trying to Force Non-Kosher Food Diet

A federal judge in Nevada has temporarily barred a Nevada prison from refusing to serve Kosher food to an Orthodox prisoner.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 13/02/2012 15:54
Nevada Win Gives Romney Two in a Row

Nevada Win Gives Romney Two in a Row

CNN projects Mitt Romney will win the Nevada caucuses, giving him the first back-to-back victories in the race.Elad Benari, 05/02/2012 05:31
Nevada Sets Special Non-Sabbath Vote for Jews

Nevada Sets Special Non-Sabbath Vote for Jews

A special non-Sabbath vote Jews in the GOP primaries was promoted by Adelson, who backs Newt Gingrich. Challengers are upset. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 30/01/2012 16:41