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Vegas Travel Officials: Nevada's Gay Marriage Ban Sucks

Sin City rolls out the red carpet for LGBT travelers, but the state's marriage equality ban presents problems. read more

Little League World Series scores and bracket: Illinois, Japan advance

Japan and Illinois joined South Korea and Nevada in the final group of four teams remaining in the championship hunt at the Little League World Series. The United States and International Championship Games at the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa., have been set. Illinois advanced to the U.S. Show More Summary

Mo’Ne Davis’ power breaks Little League World Series ratings

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA – AUGUST 20: Mo’ne Davis #3 of Pennsylvania pitches to a Nevada batter during the United States division game at the Little League World Series tournament at Lamade Stadium on August 20, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva's lawyer says NSAC has 'no jurisdiction' to punish 'Axe Murderer' for fleeing drug test

This Ross Goodman character seems to know his stuff. Is the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) trying to, once again, go out of its jurisdiction in an attempt to punish another high-profile mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter? According to Dr. Show More Summary

NSAC suspends Robert Drysdale and Kevin Casey following failed drug tests at UFC 175 and TUF 19 Finale

Both fighters will have to return to "Sin City" at the next commission gathering to receive their punishments. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today (Aug. 21, 2014) issued temporary suspensions to mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters...Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva disciplinary hearing with Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) postponed until further notice

"The Axe Murderer," as we learned back in June, is good at playing keep-away with the commission. Looks like he's given them the slip once again. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight (and part time light heavyweight) Wanderlei Silva was not present at today's (Aug. Show More Summary

Nevada-Pennsylvania Delivers Highest-Rated Little League World Series Telecast Ever on ESPN with Record 3.4 Overnight Household Rating

Wednesday’s Little League World Series telecast, in which Las Vegas, Nevada defeated Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 8-1 to advance to the United States Championship game – delivered a record 3.4 overnight rating

Frontier, IBEW hammer out new labor contract in Western states

Frontier has taken another step forward with its union negotiations, announcing that it has reached a collective bargaining agreement through binding interest arbitration in its California, Nevada, Oregon and Washington markets represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, AFL-CIO (IBEW) Local Unions 89 and 543.

Harry Reid: Elon Musk Might Be 'Playing' Nevada (TSLA)

Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada wouldn't put it past Tesla CEO Elon Musk to be toying with the state. Reid told the Reno Gazette-Journal that he thinks Musk has started a "bidding war" between Texas and California for sites on which the electric car startup's massive battery factories will be built. Show More Summary

Map: The states where bartending is most and least common

6 days agoNews : The Newsroom

America's most bartended state is … Montana, followed by Nevada, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Employment Statistics database.

Court Disagrees With Nevada's 'One Good Eye' Prison Policy

Sure, having two eyes is nice, but "one eye is good enough for prison inmates." That was the policy apparently in play when the state of Nevada denied a partially blind prisoner cataract surgery—but such a policy is also "the very definition of deliberate indifference," a federal appeals court...

Battle for obscure Nevada office all about 2016

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Normally a lieutenant governor's race doesn't draw much attention. But Nevada insiders are captivated by the contest between Republican State Sen. Mark Hutchison and Democratic Assemblywoman Lucy Flores.

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Won’t Be Punished for Press Conference Brawl Any Time Soon

(Such a shame. Did our #JusticeForSholler hashtag accomplish nothing?) In today's installment of "the Nevada State Athletic Commission is a total clown show," NSAC officials have confirmed that last Monday's press conference brawl between...Show More Summary

Here are the games that each U.S. state is illegally downloading the most

States like Nevada, Ohio, and Kansas have some of the highest rates of piracy.

Lake Mead: USA’s Largest Reservoir Reaches Record Low Water Level

The ongoing drought in the Southwest has caused a drastic drop in water level at Lake Mead, the largest reservoir in the United States which supplies water to California, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming and part of Mexico. Show More Summary

Consumer-Spending Growth Crashed in Nevada After the Recession

In the five years leading up to the recession that began in 2007, the Silver State had the largest increase in personal consumption, rising 61%. In the following five years, through 2012, no state had a weaker gain than Nevada’s 1%, according to state-level data the Commerce Department released for the first time Thursday.

Chael Sonnen headed for Metamoris 4, while lawyer seeks clarification from NSAC

Chael Sonnen has made up his Metamoris mind, switching into full gangster mode. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) wants to block Chael Sonnen from competing at Metamoris 4 this Saturday (Aug. 9, 2014) in Los Angeles, Calif., against...Show More Summary

Nevada Attorney General Files Formal Complaint Against Wanderlei Silva

Looks like the state of Nevada is continuing its heavy-handed approach against fighters who have issues with random drug testing. Wanderlei Silva, who was removed from UFC 175 after refusing a random drug test and not applying for his...Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen Camp Waiting on Any Response from Nevada Commission

LAS VEGAS—A lawyer for Chael Sonnen has twice responded to an official letter from the Nevada State Athletic Commission that attempted to prevent Sonnen from competing on Saturday's Metamoris event in Los Angeles. As of Wednesday morning,...Show More Summary

NSAC files complaint against Wanderlei Silva for dodging drug test; seeks damages and possible suspension

The commission is taking a short break from its pursuit of Chael Sonnen (because of this) to cross off the last outstanding item from the UFC 175 drug test fiasco. And then there was one. Now that Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC)...Show More Summary

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