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February 24, 2017

Las Vegas Sun

Politics

An alarmed base prods Democrats into all-out war with Trump

An alarmed base prods Democrats into all-out war with Trump

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Immediately after the November election, Democrats were divided over how to handle Trump, with one camp favoring all-out confrontation and another backing ...

A recent study showed that Nevada was No. 4 in the nation for clean energy jobs.

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A recent study showed that Nevada was No. 4 in the nation for clean energy jobs.

Environment

Cortez Masto, clean energy advocates cite their concerns about EPA under Pruitt

Posted 2:00 a.m.

With the Trump administration already working to roll back some of former President Barack Obama’s energy and water initiatives, Cortez Masto expressed concern about where the future of clean energy and climate-related issues is headed. Pruitt and others who have similar views about climate change could be ...

Nevada plans July pot sales despite warning of U.S. crackdown

Nevada plans July pot sales despite warning of U.S. crackdown

Updated 2 mins ago

Nevada still plans to launch recreational marijuana sales in July despite warnings this week of a federal crackdown by the administration of President Donald Trump, state officials said Friday. Marijuana possession and ...

News

Trump tower opens in Vancouver but the welcome isn’t warm

This Jan. 20, 2017, photo shows the still-under-construction Trump International Hotel and Tower in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press / AP

This Jan. 20, 2017, photo shows the still-under-construction Trump International Hotel and Tower in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Posted 20 mins ago

The furies unleashed by Donald Trump's rise to the U.S. presidency are shaking Vancouver, where a gleaming new Trump International Hotel and Tower is about to open. The mayor wants its name changed. A city councilman calls it ...