It’s been about a year since former UFC star Chael Sonnen was handed a two year suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for failing two out of competition drug tests, which forced Sonnen, who was 37 at the time, to retire....Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: #1 WBC George Groves (21-2, 16 KOs) has finally gotten his big chance to make a splash in the United States when he faces WBC super middleweight champion Badou Jack (19-1-1, 12 KOs) on [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
In a first for public libraries in the United States, the Carson City Library in Carson City, Nevada, has created a training environment that adheres to the guidelines of the Manufacturing Skills Institute. The Manufacturing Skills Institute (MSI) is based in Richmond, Virginia, and is an affiliate of the Virginia Manufacturers Association.
Republican Rep. Joe Heck (R-Nev.) on Monday announced that he will run to fill the seat being vacated by retiring Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D), setting up a competitive 2016 race in a key battleground state for control of the Senate. Heck announced his candidacy in a biographical video released online that emphasized his […]
Scofflaw rancher Cliven Bundy said he met with Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) for nearly an hour this week and found he sees eye to eye with the GOP presidential candidate. Bundy, whose ongoing dispute over grazing rights on federally owned land sparked an armed militia standoff last year with the Bureau of...
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight Nick Diaz and his legal team are gearing up for a hearing in front of Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) to answer for a failed drug test (marijuana), following his unanimous decision...Show More Summary
GOP pollsters gauge attitudes about marriage and discrimination in Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada
Check out this 1999 Matt Miller story about vouchers: A Bold Experiment to Fix City Schools. The idea may be dead in name, but another version called ESAs just got approved in Nevada and is allowed in four other states.
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) has spent about $10 million into reserved TV air time in Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada — including nearly $5 million in Iowa alone, WMUR reports. First Read: “It’s smart, and we’re surprised that [...]
Nevada state officials suggest the plant will be operational and producing batteries within a year.
Yesterday, Nevada’s state insurance commissioner issued a bulletin banning transgender discrimination in healthcare and insurance.
Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images Anderson Silva’s pending case with the Nevada State Athletic Commission has taken an interesting turn. A second exam administered on the day of his fight versus Nick Diaz at UFC 183 could become the former Brazilian champion’s first triumph in his fight to clean his name. Show More Summary
A federal judge accused the U.S. government of a “lack of candor” and ordered it to return $167,000 that was seized from a man who was stopped for a minor traffic violation. According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, a Nevada state trooper stopped Straughn Gorman’s motor home on...
Nevada has become the first state in the US to enact a law making school choice universal. This is a groundbreaking example for other countries mildly experimenting with school choice. Adopting something similar in the UK context is an especially interesting idea. It works through an education savings account (ESA) in which the state deposits what […]
The Silver State becomes the 10th nationwide to knock down certain barriers to transition-related coverage, though not all trans citizens can rejoice just yet. read more
New head coach Eric Musselman's had a solid spring on the recruiting front.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Anderson Silva continues to successfully postpone his disciplinary hearing with Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), despite failing his UFC 183 drug test over four...Show More Summary
Forty-six states down, four to go.
WASHINGTON -- Nevada conservatives are disheartened that another attempt to pass a voter identification measure out of the legislature failed this session, even though the GOP has full control of the state government for the first time...Show More Summary
Transferring Penn State sophomore guard Geno Thorpe will visit USF, St. Joe’s, Butler and Nevada, he confirmed to SNY.tv. “No other visits are set up right now,” he said. A 6-foot-3 native of Pittsburgh, Thorpe saw action in 66 games during his two seasons with Penn State, averaging 6.0 points and 2.1 rebounds. Thorpe initially chose Penn […]