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Donald Trump
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June 23, 2018 - 4:34 pm
Eager to keep the Republican Party in control of the Senate, President Donald Trump pressed his tough anti-illegal immigration stance before West Coast supporters Saturday, saying "we have to be very strong" as he sought to help boost the candidacy of a one-time critic.
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money
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June 23, 2018 - 8:35 am
Nevada's top tax official says a U.S. Supreme Court ruling Thursday allowing states to require more online retailers to collect sales tax could bring in an extra $30 million a year for Nevada.
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voting booth
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June 12, 2018 - 9:18 am
Polls are open in Nevada's primary election, where the most closely watched race is not GOP Sen. Dean Heller's re-election battle — thanks to President Donald Trump — but instead is a contentious Democratic race for governor.
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Sharron Angle
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June 12, 2018 - 9:04 am
Tea party favorite Sharron Angle was trying Tuesday to unseat the incumbent Republican in the GOP's strongest congressional district in Nevada, where two other Democrat-held open seats will be up for grabs in November.
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Dean Heller
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June 11, 2018 - 9:44 am
Dean Heller, the most vulnerable Republican senator seeking re-election this year, has an easy primary battle on Tuesday thanks to President Donald Trump, leaving a contentious Democratic battle for governor as Nevada's most closely-watched primary race.
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AP Photo/Isaac Brekken, File
May 31, 2018 - 9:25 am
The two largest resort operators in Las Vegas would lose more than $10 million a day combined if housekeepers, cooks and others go on strike, a possibility starting Friday, the union representing thousands of casino workers said.
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Golden Knights vs. Capitals
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May 28, 2018 - 8:45 am
The Washington Capitals have waited nearly 44 years to raise the Stanley Cup for the first time. Their only remaining obstacles are some desert-dwelling misfits who refuse to wait for anything.
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union vote
AP Photo/Isaac Brekken
May 23, 2018 - 8:53 am
Las Vegas casinos could watch tens of thousands of employees walk off the job for the first time in more than three decades after union members voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1, a move that could cripple the city's world-famous resorts.
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Union vote
AP Photo/Isaac Brekken
May 22, 2018 - 8:59 am
Hundreds of unionized Las Vegas casino workers gathered at a university arena in red T-shirts and work uniforms as they voted Tuesday on whether to call for a citywide strike that could have huge financial implications for the tourist-dependent destination.
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Winnipeg Jets
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May 11, 2018 - 9:21 am
The Winnipeg Jets only got a few hours to celebrate the biggest victory in franchise history.
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