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  • Michael Bloomberg Reporting
    Media covering up Bloomberg hand behind Nevada background check group
    Self-identified “news” organizations are suppressing the involvement of billionaire citizen disarmament advocate Michael Bloomberg and his Everytown group in the recently announced ballot measure petition submitted by Nevadans for...
  • Nicholas Rider Wessel
    Bay Area man gets 10 years in federal prison for sex with underage girl
    A San Francisco Bay Area man has been sentenced to ten years in prison for having sex with a 14-year-old girl he met through Facebook.Federal prosecutors say Nicholas Rider Wessel was ordered to serve the prison term by a judge in a Reno, Nev....
  • Handguns
    Activists outraged: Registration does lead to confiscation
    Updated: Police in Buffalo, N.Y. could engage in an effort that might affirm what gun rights activists across the map have been saying for years – and gun prohibition lobbyists have been denying – about how registration leads to...
  • Shannon Watts
    Americans ‘suspicious’ about govt. regulation of…the Internet
    A new Rasmussen Reports survey released this morning says that a majority of Americans are “suspicious of the motives of those who want government regulation of the Internet,” leading one to wonder why they are not equally suspicious...
  • I will not comply
    Nevada anti-gunners submit petitions as Wash. activists plan protest
    Nevadans for Background Checks made it official yesterday when, according to KTNV, they submitted more than 246,000 signatures on a petition calling for so-called “universal background checks” in the Silver State, a move predicted...
  • handgun
    FBI stats show violent crime down; gun sales spike over I-594
    Yesterday’s release by the FBI of the 2013 Uniform Crime Report showing fewer homicides involving firearmsthan in 2012 came too late to have any impact on the outcome of the election last week, but passage of Initiative 594, the 18-page gun...
  • General Elections 2014
    Nevada general election results live online, key races to watch
    It’s Election Day in Nevada and all across America, it’s Nov. 4, 2014, the day we go to the polls and vote. The polls in Nevada are open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., you can then track the results live online as they are posted on the...
  • Desert Requiem
    Top 5 Halloween Haunts in Las Vegas and Southern Nevada
    It’s that time of year! With Halloween just around the corner, you might want to check out some of the more interesting off-the-beaten-track locales to get into the spirit of the season. Keep reading to find some of our most haunted hotels,...
  • The Clown Motel: The most unique place to stay in Nevada
    The Clown Motel: The most unique place to stay in Nevada
    One of Nevada’s, and probably the entire country’s, most unusual motels is The Clown Motel in Tonopah, Nevada. Anyone who has driven on the US 95 Highway between Las Vegas and Reno has likely noticed it; the Clown Motel sort of sticks...
  • US House prices rose
    U.S. House Prices Rose
    U.S. house prices rose in August, up 0.5 percent on a seasonallyadjusted basis from the previous month, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency(FHFA) monthly House Price Index (HPI). The previously reported 0.1 percent increase in Julywas...
  • Mortgage Rates Crash
    Mortgage Rates Crash
    2014 started with the average 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage — the most popular way to finance a home — costing 4.69%.The average price of a 30-year, fixed-rate home loanhas pretty steadily declined reaching a 2014 low of 3.97%. Home...
  • Supporters of same sex marriage rally in front of U.S. Supreme Court building Monday October 6, 2014
    SCOTUS admits to mistake that stopped same sex marriage in Nevada
    Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy mistakenly blocked the start of same-sex marriage in Nevada in an order that spawned confusion among state officials and disappointment in couples hoping to be wed.Court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg confirmed this...
  • Supreme Court Nevada error
    Supreme Court Nevada error: Case number mix-up briefly halts same sex marriages
    A Supreme Court error temporarily put a halt to same-sex marriages in Nevada, as Justice Anthony Kennedy forgot the first rule when it comes to signing documents – always read what you’re putting your signature to. On Wednesday,...
  • Gay marriage news: Appeals court strikes down bans in Nevada and Idaho
    Gay marriage news: Appeals court strikes down bans in Nevada and Idaho
    Just one day after the Supreme Court declined to intervene in gay marriage cases in five states, a federal appeals court struck down bans on same-sex marriages in the states of Idaho and Nevada. The ruling extends marriage rights in the United...
  • Gov't Mule
    Slaughter, Gov't Mule, more: Reno area concert lineup for September
    Summer may be fading in Northern Nevada, but you wouldn't know it from the list of headliners who'll help usher out Summer 2014 in the "Biggest Little City" and beyond.Here's a look at some of the concert highlights coming...