Veronica Zaragovia

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Services at the Spanish-language chapel of a Las Vegas Evangelical church are anything but quiet. On Tuesday nights, at least 60 Latinos gather to praise God with arms in the air before Bible study begins.

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar finalized a plan in Las Vegas Friday that allows the Bureau of Land Management to push forward a solar energy program for the Southwestern United States.

Jude Joffe-Block

The deadline to register to vote in the November election is Oct. 9 in Arizona and New Mexico, and fast approaching in other states. For months, dozens of organizations across the Southwest have sent out armies of canvassers to register new voters.