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Nevada among multiple jurisdictions launching antitrust probe of Google

Attorney General Aaron Ford announced Monday Nevada joined a bipartisan coalition of 50 U.S. states and territories to investigate Google for potential violations of...
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Rogers out at KNPR

Flo Rogers is "stepping down" as CEO of Nevada Public Radio, the organization's board of directors said in a statement Friday."Nevada Public Radio is...

Three Nevada names make list of nation’s 100 largest landowners

.56 Paul Fireman.68. Eugene Gabrych.96 The Ellison familyThose are the Nevadans who made a list of the 100 largest private landowners in the U.S.,...
poppy bee

Fish & Wildlife Service takes step toward listing poppy bee as endangered

The Mojave poppy bee may gain federal protection after the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Thursday it will consider listing the species as...
watch out for the bear

Ousted former Interior secretary added to Basque Fry’s “incredible lineup”

Former Nevada Attorney General and failed Republican gubernatorial candidate Adam Laxalt’s political action committee has added former Interior Department Secretary Ryan Zinke to the...
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Reid: If next president must address climate crisis by executive order, so be it

If Congress can't or won't do it, a Democratic president must tackle the climate crisis by executive order, Harry Reid said Wednesday.The former Nevada...
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Nevada ranks 33rd in report on best states to work

Nevada isn't the worst place to work in the U.S.But it's not the best, either.Oxfam America recently released a report ranking "The Best and...
virtual caucus

DNC pulls plug on Nevada ‘virtual’ caucus. Early voting still OK though.

No, you can't phone it in.Plans to allow Nevadans to participate in the Democratic presidential caucus by phone have been scrapped, the state party...
can I get an amen

Bleutech Park keeps mum on location, financial backers

Organizers of a high-tech “mini-city” planned for Southern Nevada showed off the project’s integrated technology and burgeoning community support at an event Wednesday but...
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Sisolak joins with 16 governors to oppose Trump’s plan to cut food stamps

Gov. Steve Sisolak has joined with 16 governors to send a letter urging the Trump administration to rescind a proposed rule designed to make...