The Nevada State Athletic Commission chose veteran referee Kenny Bayless to officiate Mayweather-Berto. Adalaide Byrd, Dave Moretti, and Steve Weisfeld will be the judges. During its monthly meeting yesterday, NSAC officially selected Kenny Bayless as the referee for Mayweather-Berto. Show More Summary
The relationship between the Burning Man festival and the new sheriff in Pershing County, Nevada could be strained this year, as the official has publicly stated his officers would enforce statutes more strictly, the Reno Gazette-Journal reported. “We don’t have the personnel to issue...
The vouchers violate state’s ban on using tax dollars for religious purposes, the ACLU argues.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. will see a familiar face when he steps into the ring against Andre Berto on Sept. 12, as the Nevada State Athletic Commission named Kenny Bayless the referee for the anticipated bout Thursday. David Mayo of MLive reported the announcement. Show More Summary
The new sheriff is concerned about "non-violent crime" at the annual desert bash. What could he be talking about? Pershing County, NV — There is a new sheriff in town in the Burning Man jurisdiction, and he promises more arrests than ever at the world-famous music and arts festival next week. Show More Summary
The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported President Obama spoke at a Nevada State Democratic Party fundraiser for Catherine Cortez Masto, who is running for Harry Reid’s Senate seat in 2016. “The event was held at the Henderson home of Las Vegas Sun editor and publisher Brian Greenspun. Show More Summary
Round 7 of the 2015 Kenda/SRT AMA National Hare and Hound series was hosted by Silver State Trail Blazers MC in Panaca, Nevada. Check out video highlights here. Video by Beau Cottington.
It's the second former Pac-12 recruit that Eric Musselmann has added for this season.
Some barriers to popularizing the property-assessed clean energy (PACE) program across the United States were cleared recently with an announcement made by President Obama at the National Clean Energy Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada. read more
Columba (coh-LOOM'-bah) Bush has written an op-ed in a Nevada newspaper saying "we should use our voices to raise awareness and stop this epidemic that is crippling our communities, our state and our nation."
The list, reported by the Free Beacon, includes the following: California, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Maryland, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Vermont, and Washington, as well as Washington, D.C,, issue driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants. The states are estimated to have an illegal immigrant population of4,120,000 combined.
Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva was the subject of a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing back on August 13, after “The Spider” tested positive for steroids following his win over Nick Diaz at UFC 183 back in February. Show More Summary
If you haven't heard much about one of the four privileged "early states" in the Democratic and Republican presidential nominating process, it's probably Nevada, which veteran local political writer Jon...
Nevada likes eggplant. Oklahoma’s into ghosts. And Vermont is all about the poop. That’s the somewhat unscientific conclusions of SwiftKey, which decided to publicise its app by looking at the pattern of emoji use among its customers in different states. Show More Summary
Which emoji rule your state? Find out where people are most into basketball and why eggplants are so popular in Nevada
At a campaign stop in Nevada on Tuesday, a little girl asked former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton a question about equal pay and the race to the White House. As the candidate extended the microphone to her, the girl asked, “Do you think that when you’re president you’ll get...
NSAC had an eventful monthly meeting as it doled out suspensions to several fighters who failed drug tests. The Nevada State Athletic Commission had a pretty full schedule for its monthly meeting last Thursday, where it handed out suspensions to a number of fighters who tested positive for banned substances. Show More Summary
Swiftkey designs one of the most popular keyboard apps for smartphones. They've used that insane power for good: to create a map of the which emoji each state uses more than any other: Of all of these, I'm most concerned by the use of Koalas in Rhode Island. Show More Summary
And founding member Marian Goodell suggests that Black Rock City might be moving to Utah very soon.
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