Nevada's Caleb Martin is honorable mention AP all-American

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Nevada forward Caleb Martin has been named an honorable mention all-American by The Associated Press RENO, Nev. (AP)

Nevada, 5 other states suing opioid maker Purdue Pharma

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada and five other states are filing new lawsuits accusing a pharmaceutical company of using deceptive marketing to boost drugs sales that fueled opioid overdose deaths

This Is Why Nevada Is the Best Place For You To Start A Business

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Check out what Nevada has to offer and why companies like Tesla love to call it home Looking for a place to start a business?

Rackspace Plans $422 Million Data Center in Reno, Nevada

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San Antonio-based Rackspace plans a $422 million data center in the Reno Technology Park, according to an application with the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development. Its […] The post Rackspace Plans $422 Million Data Center in Reno, Nevada appeared first on SiliconHills. The company has pledged to create at least 50 jobs with an average annual wage of $29.75 in exchange for 20 year tax abatements, according to the application.

NC supporters of Equal Rights Amendment seek momentum with Nevada ratification

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RALEIGH — North Carolina supporters of the Equal Rights Amendment say a pro-ratification vote last week in Nevada and women's activism following President Donald Trump's election are good signs it will one day be inserted into the U.S.

Nevada man drowns after being caught in rip currents

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AP) — A Nevada man on vacation drowned and his son was hospitalized after they were caught in rip currents off the North Carolina coast ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. (AP)

The 'Gigafactory' Is Officially Coming to Nevada

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Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval enacted legislation Thursday to bring Tesla Motors'' $5 billion battery factory to his state

Tesla Factory Projected to Boost Nevada Population

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Elon Musk''s battery factory is expected to put a jolt in the state population after it''s built in Nevada

Uber Has Been Blocked in Nevada

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Uber will no longer be allowed to operate unregulated in Nevada after a judge allowed a court order from the state

Nevada native, wrestler is US Marines Male Athlete of Year

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AP) — A 27-year-old northeast Nevada native has been named the U.S. ELKO, Nev. (AP) Marine Corps Male Athlete of the Year

DRI's Nevada Medal to ex-Navy pilot turned drone researcher

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AP) — The newest winner of a prestigious scientific award at Nevada's Desert Research Institute is a former military pilot and pioneer in the research of drones who was told a decade ago sRENO, Nev. (AP)

AP POLL ALERT: Notre Dame drops to No. 9 in men's hoops, Duke still unanimous No. 1; Seton Hall, Purdue, Nevada all in

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1; Seton Hall, Purdue, Nevada all in NEW YORK (AP) — AP POLL ALERT: Notre Dame drops to No. 9 in men's hoops, Duke still unanimous No.

Officials Order Fantasy Sports Sites to Shut Down in Nevada

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DraftKings and FanDuel -- sites that have insisted they aren't gambling and have promised to make millionaires out of sports fans -- both pulled out of Nevada by Thursday evening

Nevada State creates license category for self-driving cars

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Cars are currently required by law to have a driver but Nevada has made the first step towards making them legal by creating a license category for driverless cars. As you may well have heard Google has been developing self-driving cars for some time now.

Sierra Nevada brewery issues 36-state recall of select beers made in NC

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. announced a recall Sunday of certain 12-ounce bottles of its pale ales, IPA's and other beers after detecting a packaging flaw that could cause a piece of glass to break off into

Nevada leads US in per-capita growth in solar jobs

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AP) — The number of solar industry jobs in Nevada more than doubled last year, the fastest per capita growth in the nation, a nonprofit research and education group said in a new report Th RENO, Nev. (AP)

Governor Says Musk's Tesla Factory Will Add $100B to Nevada's Economy

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Nevada lawmakers are considering $1.3 billion in tax breaks for the factory, which could create 20,000 jobs

Season-Long Fantasy Sports Now a Question in Nevada

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Though Nevada has already decided DraftKings and FanDuel are gambling, state regulators haven't been as clear about paid season-long fantasy games offered by such longtime operators as CBS Sports and Yahoo Sports, which make a profit and pay cash prizes

The Way I Work: Ken Grossman, Sierra Nevada

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Ken Grossman has built Sierra Nevada into one of the largest craft brewers in the country. In 1980, he jury-rigged his first real brewery using recycled dairy equipment and launched Sierra Nevada, one of the first craft brewers in the country.

Hornets' Sessions donates $1 million to alma mater Nevada

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Hornets' Sessions donates $1 million to alma mater Nevada

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The Latest: Nevada sheriff: Suspect confesses in death

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NC State Martin twins transferring to Nevada hoops

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Uber's Legal Battle in Nevada Just Got More Complicated

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"I think you''re jumping around to different jurisdictions trying to get a ruling," a district judge said

Uber and Lyft Get Green Light in Nevada But Hurdles Remain

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The ride-hailing apps have won one battle, but more head-butting could be on the horizon

Tesla Hits a Goal, Starts Mass Producing Batteries at Its Gigafactory

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The huge Nevada factory is still less than one-third complete, but it's begun serving its purpose

Billionaire Casino Owner Bets Millions Against Legal Marijuana

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Sheldon Adelson, the casino magnate, has donated money to oppose legalization in Arizona, Massachusetts, Nevada and Florida

Elon Musk's Gigafactory Will Be Unveiled in July--and Only Loyal Tesla Customers Are Invited

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The Sparks, Nevada facility will mass produce Tesla's lithium ion batteries

7 Fascinating Things You Probably Didn't Know About Burning Man

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Burning Man is a compelling and crazy combination of creativity, art, Silicon Valley, entrepreneurship, the gift economy, and Reno, Nevada

Three Things to Consider Before Starting your Business in Another State

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However there are reasons why tax havens like Nevada are not the state of formation for every single small business looking to save some money. So even if a company hopes to save money on taxes by filing paperwork in Nevada or Delaware, it will still have to pay a fee to qualify to do business in its home state.

Cannabis Industry Set for Wild Growth, but Political Uncertainty Lies Ahead

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The industry is set to expand and mature as adult-use markets have been legalized in California, Massachusetts, Maine and Nevada but the Trump administration has many worried

A Sad State Of Affairs: Mayweather Vs. McGregor Pre-Fight Circus

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Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor are set to take the boxing stage on in Nevada on August 26th. The press tour has sparked controversy, has the business of sports gone to far? Marketing

Apple Ordered to Pay $625.6 Million in Patent Infringement Case

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A federal jury in East Texas found that the tech giant's services like FaceTime and iMessage infringed on patents held by Nevada-based VirnetX

GOP tax bill would have impact on pro, college sports

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Oakland Raiders decided to move to Las Vegas largely because Clark County, Nevada, agreed to finance a new stadium with $750 million in tax-exempt bonds.

Man drowns at NC beach after he and son were caught in rip currents

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ATLANTIC BEACH (AP) — A Nevada man on vacation drowned and his son was hospitalized after they were caught in rip currents off the North Carolina coast

New publisher for newspapers in Elko, NV; Twin Falls, ID

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AP) — A former publisher in charge of several newspapers in North Carolina has been named the new publisher of the Elko Daily Free Press in Nevada and the Times-News in Twin Falls, Idaho ELKO, Nev. (AP)

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What Elon Musk and Other Tech Entrepreneurs Say About Burning Man

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It's that time of year again: Silicon Valley's tech elite head to the Nevada desert for the week-long radical art festival

91-year-old Vaughan Furniture Co. in Virginia to close

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is planning to cease operations in 2015 after 91 years in business, laying off 24 workers in Virginia, North Carolina and Nevada GALAX, Va. (AP) AP) — Vaughan Furniture Co.

Tesla Gigafactory Job Creation Slower Than First Projected

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There were 272 people working at the Tesla and Panasonic factories in Nevada at the end of 2015--which is lower than the 700 jobs a September 2014 report claimed the factories would create

Two Entrepreneurs Turn Selling Men’s Leggings into a Global Business Success

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The lightbulb moment was at Burning Man Festival in the Nevada Desert when Co-Founder Jordan Barnett noticed thousands of men all wearing ill-fitted women’s leggings. The Kapow brand was born at Burning Man in the Nevada desert with 35,000 men wearing ill-fitting women’s leggings because they couldn’t find cool ones for guys. Most people find men’s leggings to be controversial.