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County puts moratorium on new recreational marijuana dispensaries

County puts moratorium on new recreational marijuana dispensaries

Posted 3:25 p.m.

Recreational-only pot dispensaries approved by the Nevada Department of Taxation won’t open anytime soon in Clark County after commissioners today delayed licensing over ...

Rochelle Thuy Nguyen greets her daughter Hannah Lay at their home, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, in Las Vegas. Nevada became the first state in the U.S. with an overall female majority in the Legislature on Tuesday when county officials in Las Vegas appointed Nguyen and another women to fill vacancies in the state Assembly.

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Rochelle Thuy Nguyen greets her daughter Hannah Lay at their home, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, in Las Vegas. Nevada became the first state in the U.S. with an overall female majority in the Legislature on Tuesday when county officials in Las Vegas appointed Nguyen and ...

Nevada Legislature first in U.S. with majority women

Updated 7:30 p.m.

The first majority-female legislature in the country will convene in Carson City in February after a series of recent appointments. The Nevada Legislature will have 32 women and 31 men, with 23 women in the 42-member Assembly and nine in ...

Man gets prison time for bizarre death threats against Trump

Kingman man gets prison time for bizarre death threats against Trump

Posted 8:05 p.m.

Feeling wronged by the U.S. government, the Kingman, Arizona, man reached a voicemail line several states removed, stated his name and began to ...

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Football dominates television viewing as holiday nears

Philadelphia Eagles free safety Corey Graham (24) celebrates with teammates after recovering a fumble by Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff during the second half in an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018, in Los Angeles.

Jae C. Hong / AP

Philadelphia Eagles free safety Corey Graham (24) celebrates with teammates after recovering a fumble by Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff during the second half in an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018, in Los Angeles.

Posted 6:36 p.m.

Professional football — the lifeblood of live television this time of year — illustrated its dominance in the ratings this past week ...