Nevada

New law ahead road sign on a sky background and dessert road
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Associated Press
January 03, 2020 - 6:04 am
New laws that went into effect Wednesday in Nevada ban the use of vaping products and electronic cigarettes in most public places, and levy a new 30% wholesale tax on e-cigarettes.
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Associated Press
January 02, 2020 - 5:48 am
The Nevada Supreme Court has ruled that workers’ compensation rates for injured inmates are set at inmate pay rates instead of the state’s minimum wage.
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Emblem of the Nevada National Guard
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Associated Press
January 02, 2020 - 4:58 am
Dozens of Nevada Army National Guard soldiers are set to deploy to eastern Europe for a year.
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Fireworks illuminate the skyline over the Las Vegas Strip during an 8-minute-long pyrotechnics show put on by Fireworks by Grucci titled "America's Party" during a New Year's Eve celebration on January 1, 2019
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Associated Press
January 01, 2020 - 6:30 pm
One person was hurt in a neighborhood fireworks accident on New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas, but high-profile celebrations on the Strip and Fremont Street went off without any major problems, authorities said Wednesday.
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Revelers watch the volcano attraction at The Mirage Hotel & Casino during New Year's Eve festivities on the Las Vegas Strip
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Mitch Kelly
December 31, 2019 - 7:49 am
Las Vegas is getting ready to throw one of the biggest parties in the world to ring in 2020, but with that comes a bunch of freeway and surface street closures in advance of the parties on both the Strip and Fremont Street Experience.
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Associated Press
December 30, 2019 - 3:00 pm
Nevada state officials have closed a marijuana testing laboratory and issued a public health warning about tainted strains of cannabis products sold at retail and medical dispensaries in the Las Vegas area, Mesquite and Carson City.
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Associated Press
December 30, 2019 - 4:28 am
A Nevada nonprofit organization promoting vaccinations has canceled two events this month after it said anti-vaccination activists harassed restaurant vendors hired to host the events.
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A general view of hotel-casinos on the south end of the Las Vegas Strip on November 20, 2009
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Associated Press
December 29, 2019 - 7:38 am
Security preparations for Las Vegas’ New Year’s Eve celebrations include helicopter flights that officials say are routine to measure naturally occurring background radiation levels in the air over southern Nevada.
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A Toyota Prius with a California "clean air vehicle" sticker drives in the carpool lane on highway 101 on May 6, 2011 in San Rafael, California.
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Associated Press
December 27, 2019 - 4:32 am
A new regulation allowing Nevada troopers to enforce carpool lane rules around-the-clock has led to a flurry of tickets for motorists over the last six months.
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A snow-covered I-15 through the Cajon Pass on 12-26-19
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Mitch Kelly
December 26, 2019 - 2:43 pm
Holiday revelers may dream of a white Christmas, but a powerful winter storm the day after Christmas turned travel into a nightmare.
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