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UPDATE: Execution halted because it’s bad for business

UPDATE: District Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez effectively halted Nevada's planned execution of Scott Dozier Wednesday by ruling in favor of a drug company that argued...

Metro still mum on New Year’s Eve accidental shooting

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police are refusing to disclose the outcome of an internal investigation into Officer Al Beas’ New Year’s Eve accidental discharge of...

Poll: Rosen up by 3, Trump only upside down by 9 in Nevada

Survey says. Axios/Survey Monkey poll has Jacky Rosen up by 3 over Dean Heller. The poll also reports Trump's approval in Nevada at 45...

But will the 2020 GOP convention mar the Las Vegas image?

  Putting the Vegas brand at risk? Las Vegas and Charlotte are reportedly in the running to host the 2020 Blessed Thanksgiving for The New...

About Douglass & Trump

For the 4th of July, the Current ran excerpts from the famous Fourth of July speech Frederick Douglass delivered in 1852. The speech is...
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National labor union weighs in on Question 3

Someone new has chimed in on the contentious energy-regulation measure that is Question 3. The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)...

ACLU: ‘Stonewalling… secrecy’ surround first NV execution in 12 years

Update: The Nevada Department of Corrections issued a press release listing the lethal injection drugs it will be using, which includes midazolam, fentanyl and cisatracurium. Days...

Daily Current: Sex, fireworks, pastry… something for everyone

Oh sure, they say they're not gonna snitch. On the Current this morning, Jeniffer Solis asks folks in a fireworks-happy neighborhood if they're going...

Daily Current: Whose dumb idea was it to have the 4th fall on a...

Weird work week, no? Some people, s'pose, might have stockpiled some vacation time and so are taking Monday & Tuesday off or Thursday &...

Daily Current: Nevada’s Weed Gamble: One Year Later

Dana Gentry's story Saturday highlights a series in the Current marking Sunday's one-year anniversary of legal recreational marijuana sales in Nevada. Stories in the series so...

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