A big day in state tax yesterday, good and bad: Texas: The Texas House approved a reduction in the margin tax (modified gross receipts tax on business) by 25 percent coupled with an increase in homestead exemptions in the property tax, sending the combined bill to Governor Abbott’s desk. Show More Summary
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) will begin his first presidential campaign swing through the vital early nominating state of Nevada on Thursday, a battleground that stands to provide a telling look at his strength as a national candidate in the coming months. Not only is Nevada a critical front in the fight for the Republican nomination, it's […]
Forty-six states down, four to go.
With only days left in its session, the Nevada Legislature passed a bill authorizing on-demand transportation companies like Uber and Lyft to operate in the Silver State.
Now that the dust has settled and the smoke has cleared, it's time to find out who's worse for the wear following the carnage at UFC 187 this past weekend in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) issued its listShow More Summary
Nevada’s Gov. Brian Sandoval made a huge change to the statute of limitations in his state that could benefit sexual assault victims. On Monday, Sandoval signed a bill that would extend the statute of limitations for bringing forward rape charges from four years to 20 years.
Titus represents a congressional district in the heart of urban Las Vegas and spent more than 20 years as a state senator before running for Congress. Only one Republican, Las Vegas City Councilman Bob Beers, has formally announced a bid for the Senate seat.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight Hector Lombard has plenty of free time on his hands, thanks to a one-year suspension by Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) in the wake of a failed steroids test back at UFC 182 in...Show More Summary
Despite what conservatives say, the safety net works—which is why the 1 percent wants to stage a hostile takeover. Through a quirk in state term limits combined with a terrible midterm election, the Nevada legislature has been taken over by amateurs and extremists. Show More Summary
The first legal casino to operate in the United States outside of Nevada opened in Atlantic City.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission recently made the MMA world take notice when it voted for three-year bans for fighters who fail drug tests due to steroids for the first time. Is this punishment too harsh? Not harsh enough?Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, (...)
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The Nevada Legislature finally approved a bill on Saturday paving the way for ridesharing services like Uber & Lyft to operate in the state. The post Uber & Lyft Finally Coming to Nevada?!? appeared first on Miles to Memories.
It's safe to say the Tesla Motors gigafactory is the most-watched manufacturing project in the United States, if not the world. The $5 billion project is coming to life outside Reno, Nevada. It is set to produce battery packs for future Tesla cars as well as Tesla's new home and business [...]
Ever since the Nevada State Athletic Commission banned Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) in mixed martial arts (MMA), the focus has been on how No. 1 Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contender Vitor Belfort would...Show More Summary
With adjournment sine die looming, Nevada Governor Bryan Sandoval (R) and state legislators are racing the clock to reach an agreement on revenue. The Governor’s initial proposal, the adoption of a gross receipts tax assessed through the state’s business license fee structure, passed the Senate but stalled in the Assembly. Show More Summary
Hunter S. Thompson‘s “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas” is the most popular book set in Nevada and “East of Eden” by John Steinbeck is the most popular book set in California, according to Mic.com. The news site has created a map of the most popular books set in each state. Show More Summary
In a somber opening to wildfire season this month, federal and state officials meeting in Nevada warned that kindling-dry forests and a rainless forecast could lead multiple states in the Great Basin to erupt in flames at once, stretching firefighters and equipment thin across the region.
Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC While we await the hearing before the Nevada State Athletic Commission of Brazilian former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva, the fate of another Brazilian legend in the sport was somewhat forgotten. In...Show More Summary
Last week, Ivy Ziedrich, a University of Nevada undergrad, confronted potential Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush about his impolitic remarks blaming President Obama for the rise of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Show More Summary