Today is December 1, the date in 1867 when the U.S. Supreme Court decided Crandall v. Nevada, ruling that states cannot impose a tax on leaving the state. Nevada had imposed a $1 exit tax on all people leaving the state by railroad, stagecoach, or other vehicle. Show More Summary
A former Culinary Union political chief, a Department of Veterans Affairs information technology project manager and a marketing services official at a business advisory firm are applying for a Nevada … Click to Continue »
California’s northern Sierra Nevada mountain range, home to some of the state’s largest reservoirs, had the wettest first two months of the water year since 1984, the National Weather Service said Tuesday. Between October and November, the eight measuring stations along the northern range received...
Leading Off: ? Pres-by-CD: We're rolling out five states from our project to calculate the presidential election results by congressional district: Georgia, Louisiana, Nevada, South Carolina, and Virginia. (Well, four states and one commonwealth.) We have a chart of all 435 congressional districts here, which also includes results from 2012. Show More Summary
Nevada city would become the airline's 11th destination in the United States.
“It’s clear Mr. Jia doesn’t have any money,” Nevada State Treasurer Dan Schwarz recently said of Jia Yueting, the tech mogul behind the mysterious Silicon Valley car startup Faraday Future. This does not look good. Read more...
This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool. There are seven U.S. states without personal income tax: Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington and Wyoming. But just because your state charges zero income tax doesn’t automatically make it an affordable place to live. In...
This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool. There are seven U.S. states without personal income tax: Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington and Wyoming. But just because your state charges zero income tax doesn't automatically make it an affordable place to live. Show More Summary
On November 8, voters in California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada approved ballot measures to legalize recreational cannabis. It is now legal in a total of eight states. And this creates potential problems for road safety. How do we determine who’s impaired and who’s not? The effects of alcohol vary based on a person’s size and […]
The Nevada Indian Commission honored three Native Americans who successfully fought a pair of counties and the secretary of state to get satellite polling places on two reservations. Ralph Burns … Click to Continue »
By SwimSwam on SwimSwam COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Boise State senior Brittany Aoyama is the Mountain West Swimmer of the Week, while Nevada junior... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Brittany Aoyama, Sharae Zheng Earn Mountain West Weekly Honors
It’s been a pretty big month in this country as far as marijuana goes. California, Massachusetts, Nevada and Maine became the latest states to approve recreational use when residents voted November 8. With the holidays right around the...Show More Summary
Nevada was one of the few bright spots for Democrats as election results came in last week—Democrats swept the state, from Hillary Clinton to Catherine Cortez Masto to the state legislature. UNITE HERE’s powerful Culinary Union Local 226 was key to those victories. Show More Summary
Most Democratic lawmakers returned to Washington this week in a state of mourning, still reeling from the gut punch they took in last week’s election. One delegation of Democrats, however, had reason for a (restrained) victory lap. In...Show More Summary
Cameron Oliver scored 24 points on 9-of-12 shooting as Nevada cruised to an 83-58 victory against Oregon State
Click here for reuse options! Add Nevada, Colorado and New Mexico and the anti-Trump universe has a very westward tilt. It’s no wonder that the West Coast and several mountain states cannot recognize the America that elected Donald Trump and gave Republicans a congressional majority. Show More Summary
“Trump is dead here,” Jon Ralston, a well-known expert on Nevada politics, declared a week before the election, basing his conclusion entirely on early voting numbers that boded poorly for Trump. His claim joined the many other predictions — many incorrect — about how the race would end up. But Ralston, as it turns out,...
After November 8, 20% of Americans now live in states that have voted to allow recreational marijuana use. Massachusetts, Nevada and California have now joined Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, and the District of Columbia in voting for initiatives that make it legal for adults to consume cannabis. Show More Summary
Forest fire activity in California's Sierra Nevada since 1600 has been influenced more by how humans used the land than by climate, according to new research led by University of Arizona and Penn State scientists.
2016 was a huge year for legal marijuana. Four states — California, Massachusetts, Nevada, and Maine — all fully legalized marijuana use, cultivation, distribution, and sales in the November 8 election. That brings the total number of...Show More Summary