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Stories with person: Sonia Sotomayor
  • Ex-homeless student at UNR wins $30K scholarship 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 11:58 am
  • RENO, Nevada - A University of Nevada, Reno student who was homeless during part of her time attending high school in North Las Vegas has been named the winner of a prestigious national scholarship worth $30,000.

  • High court bolsters domestic violence gun ban law 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 2:46 pm
  • WASHINGTON - People convicted of minor domestic violence offenses can be barred from possessing guns even in states where no proof of physical violence is required to support the domestic violence charge, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday.

  • Landowner involved in rails-to-trails dispute 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 2:43 pm
  • LARAMIE, Wyoming - A Supreme Court decision favoring a landowner in the Snowy Range who owns property along the Medicine Bow Rail Trail could affect rails-to-trails projects across the country as well as future property rights disputes.