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The senator from Searchlight no more -- Harry Reid moving to Vegas
The senator from Searchlight no more -- Harry Reid moving to Vegas

It's the end of an era: Harry Reid, the senator famously from the dusty, desert mining town of Searchlight, Nev., is relocating to Las Vegas. The Democratic leader's office announced Monday that Reid and his wife, Landra, his high school sweetheart of 50-plus years, are selling their home in the forlorn little town to be closer to their children and grandchildren in Vegas. The senator made at least a handsome $1.7 million off the deal, dispatching not only with the hardscrabble land where Reid was raised, but also the mining and water rights beneath it. But some things money can't buy -- among them, the lessons learned from a childhood in Searchlight, which has become as...

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