India's Bharatiya Janata Party Poised for Landslide Win
— The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party is headed for India’s biggest election victory in the last 30 years, clearing the way for its prime ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi, to take charge of the world’s largest democracy.
[Source: Voice of America
Firefighters have beaten back parts of the nine blazes raging in southern California, allowing thousands of displaced locals to return to the area.
Initial Unemployment Claims Continue Steady Downward Trend
In April, 14,931 initial claims for unemployment insurance were filed in Nevada, a 15 percent drop compared to April 2013. Initial claims have fallen compared to the previous year for 17 straight months and in 50 of the past 53 months, said Bill Anderson, chief economist for Nevada’s Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR).
Operation American Spring reveals plan to dismantle Obama’s America, starting Friday
The organizers of Operation American Spring don’t really expect their demonstration to dislodge some of the nation’s top elected officials.
[Source: Raw Story
Foster families desperately needed in Washoe County
NEVADA (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Social Services officials say 70 children are in need of a foster home in Washoe County and there are even more children who are looking for a forever home.