Las Vegas, Nevada - Assistant U.S. Attorney (AUSA) Sarah E. Griswold will lead the efforts of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Nevada in connection with the Justice Department’s nationwide Election Day Program for the upcoming November 4, 2014 general elections, announced U.S. Attorney Daniel G. Bogden. AUSA Griswold has been appointed to serve as the District Election Officer (DEO) for the District of Nevada, and in that capacity is responsible for overseeing the District’s handling of complaints of election fraud and voting rights abuses in consultation with Justice Department Headquarters in Washington.

Pharr, Texas - Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility seized just under a ton of marijuana which was discovered within a commercial shipment of produce.

Springdale Utah - With the fall colors starting to spread down from the plateaus at Zion National Park, more and more photographers and commercial photography guiding companies also descend on the park. The staff at Zion would like to remind guiding companies that they need a Commercial Use Authorization to lead groups into the park and that under no circumstances can commercial businesses lead groups into the park's Wilderness.

Cambridge, Massachusetts - A long-sought goal of creating particles that can emit a colorful fluorescent glow in a biological environment, and that could be precisely manipulated into position within living cells, has been achieved by a team of researchers at MIT and several other institutions. The finding is reported this week in the journal Nature Communications.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Technology is constantly evolving, making it more important than ever for development professionals to stay on the forefront of their field while creating, and maintaining relationships with other professionals. There are a number of open source technology conferences in the industry that focus on individual pieces of open source technology such as Node.js, AngularJS or MongoDB. What was missing was a conference that brings all of the individual technologies together, until now, Anglebrackets Conference is different it was created by developers for developers to fill this void.

Cambridge, Massachusetts - Gender diversity in the workplace helps firms be more productive, according to a new study co-authored by an MIT researcher - but it may also reduce satisfaction among employees.

Spokane, Washington - After years in the making, first-time game creator and long-time partier Jerod Edington is preparing to change the face of party games forever.

Las Vegas, Nevada - To celebrate Marriage Equality, Chapel of the Flowers, located on the world-famous Las Vegas Strip for nearly six decades, will provide same-sex couples free wedding services on Sunday, October 19th.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Las Vegas based brand LitCoat has developed a new electroluminescent paint product which can be applied to a myriad of different surfaces paving the way for innovation through paint products.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Longtime gaming industry personality Gary Green doesn’t pull his punches when it comes to analyzing the promise of the Atlantic City casino market. He says it is alive and well.