Uber’s troubles with both state and national governments continues. First it dropped a post two days ago stating that it was ceasing operations in Nevada as it tried to gain permission to operate in that state. Now it’s waiting for hear from the courts about its future in France. Show More Summary
Uber suspended its operations in Nevada on Wednesday night after a Washoe County District Court issued a preliminary injunction preventing the ride-hailing company from operating in the state.
Uber suspended its operations in Nevada after a district judge earlier this week issued an injunction preventing the company from operating in the state. Dust off your "Leaving Las Vegas" jokes.
Uber suspended operations in Nevada late Wednesday, after a Washoe County District Court judge granted the state's request for a court order blocking the ride-sharing service. The judge said Uber's refusal to comply with state laws regulating...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Ridesharing company Uber suspended its operations in the U.S. state of Nevada late on Wednesday in a setback that it said would cost nearly 1,000 jobs. Companies such as Uber allow passengers to summon cars using apps on their smartphones, rather than calling a taxi company, and have gained popularity in dozens of U.S. cities over the past few years....
Good morning! It looks set to be an overcast day in London today. Here's the tech news you need to know. 1. Uber has been banned in Nevada. It's the only state that allows prostitution. 2. European regulators want to roll out the "right to be forgotten" around the world. Show More Summary
Uber will no longer be allowed to operate unregulated in Nevada after a judge allowed a court order from the state.
Welp!!! Nevada Politician Who Talked About Black Democrats Resigns Via Raw Story reports: The embattled incoming speaker of the Nevada State Assembly notified his colleagues Sunday morning that he was withdrawing as Speaker Designee, saying, “Politics of personal destruction
Ramona’s Voices and Beverly Bandler: Why JFK still matters. Mad Kane: Why the GOP can’t handle the truth on immigration. Little Green Footballs: Why the incoming Republican Speaker of the Nevada State Assembly decided to step down. Talk...Show More Summary
The embattled incoming speaker of the Nevada State Assembly notified his colleagues Sunday morning that he was withdrawing as Speaker Designee, saying, “Politics of personal destruction win. I need to step down,” reports Nevada journalist Jon Ralston. Assemblyman Ira Hansen (R), who was...
WASHINGTON – Nevada welcomed President Barack Obama on Friday as he came to rally support for his executive orders on immigration. It’s no coincidence that he headed to the Silver State, where 27 percent of the state’s population is Latino and helped propel him to victory there in both presidential elections. Democrats are hoping that [...]Show More Summary
As President Barack Obama began his road tour to sell his massive executive amnesty in Nevada, he spoke in a state that has the greatest percentage of illegal immigrants, children with at least one illegal immigrant parent, and illegal immigrants in the workforce. Show More Summary
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk is "flattered" that people seem to think he swindled Nevada out of prime real estate for his Gigafactory, but he's written a post explaining why he thinks the state still comes out on top. Read more...
A local newspaper uncovers racist and homophobic writings by a top state legislator.
(Would you expect anything less from the UFC's most trusted Values Enforcer?) Earlier this month, the Nevada State Athletic Commission finally got off its collective ass and subjected UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort to a random drug test — his first since being granted a conditional license in July. Show More Summary
Emperor Barack Obama will be signing his executive amnesty orders today in Las Vegas, Nevada, this after going on national TV to announce his intentions to transform the U.S.A, into the United States of Amigo. Republicans have threatened...Show More Summary
Beginning in 2015 medical marijuana cardholders throughout the US will be legally allowed to buy weed from Nevada dispensaries. When you consider that Nevada has fewer than 7,000 medical marijuana patients, it’s not a very large base. Read the rest
Guest essay by Jim Steele, Director emeritus Sierra Nevada Field Campus, San Francisco State University and author of Landscapes and Cycles: An Environmentalist’s Journey to Climate Skepticism The blog Hotwhopper, operated by MiriamShow More Summary
One down, several to go. UFC 184 headliner Vitor Belfort was hit with a surprise drug test earlier this month while training in South Florida, when the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) sent collectors to his gym -- unannounced...Show More Summary
I knew things had swung to the radical right in Nevada, but the Reno News & Review has a jaw-dropper of a report today on the Republican picked by the GOP to be speaker of the state assembly, Ira Hansen -- a paleoconservative caveman who wrote a column for years...