Driving High? Nevada Might Start Blood Testing To Prove It

US | Steve Birr
The bud of a marijuana plant. Shutterstock/Steve Ikeguchi

‘A step in the right direction’

What's The Deal With Pot In Nevada -- And Elsewhere?

Opinion | Dan Schwartz

There are unanswered questions centered on the substance being illegal under federal law.

Congress Tries To Solve Obama's Nuclear Waste Problem

Energy | Andrew Follett
U.S. President Barack Obama (R) greets President-elect Donald Trump in the White House Oval Office in Washington, U.S., November 10, 2016. (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

Well … then where do we put it?

Nevada Defies Sessions Crackdown Warning, Pushes Ahead With Marijuana Clubs

US | Steve Birr
A variety of medicinal marijuana buds in jars are pictured at Los Angeles Patients & Caregivers Group dispensary in West Hollywood, California U.S., October 18, 2016. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

‘Let’s give them some place to use it’

This State Investigated Voter Fraud. Here's What It Found

Elections | Kerry Picket
A ballot is placed into a locked ballot box by a poll worker as people line-up to vote early at the San Diego County Elections Office in San Diego, California, November 7, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake

‘We have evidence…’

GOP Lawmakers Defend Federal Funding For Planned Parenthood

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) (C), together with fellow Republicans U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) (L-R), Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), and Senator Dan Coats (R-IN) speak to reporters about their opposition to the Democratic majority's constraints on voting procedures on the proposed unemployment insurance legislation at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, January 14, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘I will protect Planned Parenthood’

Nevada Sec. State: DMV Instructed Employees To Register Non-Citizens To Vote

Elections | Kerry Picket

‘This practice must cease immediately’

Syringe Vending Machines Hit Las Vegas Amid Heroin Crisis

US | Steve Birr
Heroin is shown mixed in a spoon next to a hypodermic needle. Shutterstock/Ari N

‘Harm reduction approach’

Official Calls For Audit Of Sweet Tax Deal Bringing Tesla Gigafactory To Nevada

Business | Chris White

‘The audit should examine all document, confidential or not’

Nevada Rancher Ordered To Pay $500,000 For Cattle That Grazed On Federal Land A Decade Ago

US | Thomas Phippen
Cattle grazing on a ranch (Photo: Shutterstock/P Sarajoti)

‘The federal government is going after all kinds of property, not just our property rights’

Yet Another State Without Any Fracking Is Trying To Ban It

Energy | Andrew Follett
Actress Daryl Hannah (C) joins protesters with Americans Against Fracking during a noon time protest in front of the White House in Washington, August 22, 2013. The group is urging U.S. President Barack Obama to ban hydraulic fracturing on public lands. REUTERS/Larry Downing

There is currently no fracking underway in Nevada

Will Rick Perry Back Storing Nuclear Waste At Yucca Mountain?

Energy | Andrew Follett
Former Texas Governor Rick Perry, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's pick to lead the Department of Energy, meets with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 4, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Is Yucca Mountain done here?

FBI: New Nevada Gun Control Law Unenforceable

US | Kerry Picket
(Guns/Getty Images)

‘It is manifestly unjust to criminally penalize someone for failing to perform an act that is impossible to perform’

Police In Pot States Anticipating High Drivers, Traffic Accidents

US | Steve Birr
A marijuana user smoking a joint.

‘Drive high, get a DUI’

Utah Says It'll Work With Trump To Overturn Obama's Monument Designations

Energy | Chris White
U.S. President Barack Obama waves from a golf cart at the Mid-Pacific Country Club in Kailua, Hawaii, December 28, 2010. With Obama is his friend Mike Ramos. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘We look forward to working with the new presidential administration on ways to … address the designation’

State-Run Website Leaks Info Of 11,700 Medical Marijuana Dispensary Applicants

US | Eric Lieberman
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 19: Dave Warden, a bud tender at Private Organic Therapy (P.O.T.), a non-profit co-operative medical marijuana dispensary, displays various types of marijuana available to patients. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Social security, driver’s license, home address

FAKE NEWS: Las Vegas Uses 100% Renewable Energy

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A view of the Las Vegas strip in Las Vegas

Rumors of Las Vegas being all-green are false

Lawyer Accused Of Ditching Town With Millions In Client Money

US | Eric Lieberman
Attorney making off with money. [Shutterstock - Sanit Fuangnakhon]

‘Something else is going on here’

Family Questions Why Police Shot Their Knife-Carrying Son

US | Amber Randall
Students walk past a police car in front of Venice High School in Los Angeles, California December 16, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn

‘Suspect to say the least’

Elon Musk Could Lose Tons Of Cash If Trump Cuts His Subsidies

Energy | Andrew Follett
FILE PHOTO -- Elon Musk, chairman of SolarCity and CEO of Tesla Motors, speaks at SolarCity's Inside Energy Summit in Manhattan, New York October 2, 2015. REUTERS/Rashid Umar Abbasi/File Photo

A level playing field between green and conventional energy would devastate Musk’s businesses