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United States: Nevada Expands Sale Opt-out Right Effective October 1 - Hogan Lovells

On June 2, Nevada's Governor approved amendments to NRS 603A.300-360, the state's internet privacy legislation.
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United States: Nevada And New Mexico State Medical Debt Collections Laws To Take Effect July 1, 2021 - Ballard Spahr LLP

State legislatures in New Mexico and Nevada enacted laws this session targeting medical debt collections. Both laws have been signed by the states' Governors and take effect July 1, 2021.
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Leafing Las Vegas

A week ago Rose and I checked into the Bellagio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas for one night. We were on our way the next day to visit our daughter in Bellingham, WA, and Rose had never been to Vegas.  “What are you here for?” the well-trained receptionist asked. I threw him off guard. “I don’t drink and I don’t gamble.” Vegas is back, and the Bellagio’s guests, a culturally diverse mix, eager to drink, gamble and shop, showed little sign that a pandemic had ever happened. Never mind chronic dr...
Tags: Gardening, Disney, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Nevada, Death Valley, Public Gardens, Bellagio, Louis Vuitton, Rose, Mojave Desert, Bellagio Hotel, Bellingham WA, Vanna White, Conservatory, Gardening on the Planet

Man Killed After He Shot NDOT Worker May Have Homicide Ties

A gunman who was killed in a shoot-out with law officers in northern Nevada after he shot a state transportation worker on a remote highway last week has been identified as a 34-year-old California man.
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Nevada Lawmakers OK Spending Federal Relief Funds

Nevada lawmakers approved millions in new spending for schools, food subsidies and housing assistance on Tuesday.
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New HBO Docu-Series Centers on Pahrump TV News Station

A TV station in southern Nevada is the subject of an upcoming HBO program.
Tags: Hbo, Nevada, HBO Docu Series Centers on Pahrump TV News Station

Rural Nevada Counties Join Constitutional Sheriff's Group

Rural Nevada residents are celebrating moves by two county commissions to join a “constitutional sheriffs” group that argues local law enforcement has final say over how to interpret laws.
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Brownells to Donate Portion of Sales to Firearms Policy Foundation

Brownells to Donate Portion of Sales to Firearms Policy Foundation, IMG iStock GRINNELL, Iowa – -( Brownells will take a stand for freedom and declare support for the Second Amendment by donating 2% of sales on American-made products from June 22 through July 4, 2021 to the Firearms Policy Foundation. The Firearms Policy Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization that supports the charitable legal, research, and education programs of the Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) and FPC Law, th...
Tags: Guns, California, United States, Palmer, Nevada, Meyer, Illinois, Miller, FPC, Brownells, Firearms Policy Coalition, Brownell, Brandon Combs, Shooting Industry News, YouTube Facebook Twitter,

Healthcare startups are driving a takeover boom

Hi, Morning, and welcome to Insider Healthcare. I'm Allison DeAngelis, and today in healthcare news:A top analyst explains what's driving a banner year of healthcare consolidation.Digital therapeutics firm Pear is going public in a $1.6 billion SPAC deal.WHO's top scientist isn't sold on booster shots, yet.If you're new to this newsletter, sign up here. If you've got biotech/pharmaceutical industry tips, email me at [email protected] or tweet @ADeAngelis_bio. Now, le...
Tags: India, Digital, US, Trends, Healthcare, Who, Fda, Nevada, Anthony Fauci, WSJ, Mount Sinai, Pear, Icahn, SPAC, Milton, Hyatt Regency

Eyes In The Sky: Fire Lookout Towers Serve Important Role During Fire Season

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Tags: News, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Nevada, Nevada County, Hall, Cal, Moore, Placer, Paul Moore, Jon Hall, California wildfires, Fire Watch, Mary Eldridge, Banner Mountain Lookout

San Jose Adopts ‘Sweeping’ Gun Control with Blinders On to Failures

The City Council in San Jose has adopted a sweeping array of gun control measures, but will they prevent gun-related crimes? iStock-1055138108 U.S.A. –-( The San Jose City Council has approved “sweeping gun control measures” including video recording of transactions and a requirement gun owners purchase “gun liability insurance,” but remarks by at least one council member suggest they paid no attention to the facts of the mass shooting incident that led to the restrictions. Alre...
Tags: Texas, Nbc, Guns, California, Fbi, United States, Gun Control, San Jose, Nevada, City Council, Bay Area, Nra, Sam Liccardo, Gilroy, VTA, FPC

Condemned Nevada Inmate Asks US Judge to Stay Execution

A convicted murderer facing lethal injection in late July in Nevada is asking a federal judge to delay his execution and review the constitutionality of the never-before-used procedure and sequence of drugs that state prison officials plan to use.
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United States: Nevada Broadens Its Privacy Law - Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton

Nevada's governor recently approved an amendment to their privacy law. As we covered previously, generally, this law affords consumers a right to opt out of the "sale" of their data to third parties.
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Morning Docket: 06.21.21

* A federal judge has struck down restrictions imposed on cruise lines by the CDC. Break out the Hawaiian shirts and Dramamine tablets... [Washington Post] * O.J. Simpson is continuing to appeal judgements related to civil suits over the deaths of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman. [Washington Times] * A Reno lawyer, who was allegedly present during the January 6th Capitol riots, is running to be governor of Nevada. [Nevada Appeal] * AirBNB is taking legal action against a guest who hos...
Tags: Law, Washington Post, Cdc, Cruise, Fox News, Airbnb, Nevada, O J Simpson, Nicole Brown Simpson, Reno, Washington Times, Jerry Springer, Nevada Appeal, Ron Goldman, Morning Docket, Capitol Riot

Ammon Bundy, the anti-government militant who led an armed takeover of a US wildlife refuge, is running for governor of Idaho

In this Jan. 4, 2016, file photo, Ammon Bundy, center, one of the sons of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, walks off after speaking with reporters during a news conference at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge headquarters near Burns, Ore. AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File Ammon Bundy announced Saturday he is running for governor of Idaho as a Republican. The anti-government activist is known for taking part in armed standoffs with the government. In 2016, he led a militia in the occupation of a federa...
Tags: Politics, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Idaho, Npr, Nevada, Republican, BLM, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Ammon Bundy, Bundy, Cliven Bundy, Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, Bundys, Capitol

California Defies Expectations of Doom, Promises Massive Tax Rebate (slashdot)

As California approaches the biggest state tax rebate in U.S. history, Bloomberg News co-founder Matthew A. Winkler questions its reputation as a state doomed by over-regulation and high taxes. In fact, California "has no peers among developed economies for expanding GDP, creating jobs, raising household income, manufacturing growth, investment in innovation, producing clean energy and unprecedented wealth through its stocks and bonds." By adding 1.3 million people to its non-farm payrolls si...
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Katie Ledecky, Caeleb Dressel keep winning at U.S. swimming trials

Caeleb Dressel participates in the men’s 100-meter butterfly during wave 2 of the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials on Saturday in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) Caeleb Dressel participates in the men’s 100 butterfly during wave 2 of the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials on Saturday, June 19, 2021, in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Caeleb Dressel reacts after winning the men’s 100 butterfly during wave 2 of the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials on Saturday, June 19, 2021, in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Jef...
Tags: London, Sports, America, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, Tokyo, Omaha, Grimes, Nevada, Bacon, Swimming, Smith, Anderson, Adrian, Katie Ledecky

Night of the stars: Dressel, Ledecky keep winning at trials

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — America’s biggest swimming stars shined brightly on the next-to-last night of the Olympic trials. Their only complaint? Both wanted to go a bit faster Saturday. Caeleb Dressel added another event to his Tokyo program, powering to a dominating victory in the 100-meter butterfly. Katie Ledecky blew away the field in the 800 freestyle, winning by more than 5 seconds in a race where the battle for second provided the only drama. Ledecky locked up her fourth individual race at the ...
Tags: London, Sports, America, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, Tokyo, Omaha, Grimes, Nevada, Bacon, Smith, Anderson, Adrian, Katie Ledecky, Neb AP

Southwest US States Bake, Wildfire Threatens Arizona Towns

The Southwest U.S. continued to bake, and weather forecasters kept warnings in effect for excessive heat in Arizona and Nevada at least through the weekend.
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Juneteenth Nevada Lawmaker, Sponsor See Justice in Holiday

The nation was celebrating Juneteenth on Saturday to memorialize the end of slavery in the United States, two days after President Joe Biden signed the federal holiday into law.
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Webinar on HARO and SmallBizAid Live Event Both Happen this Week

Do you want to know how to get publicity for your small business? Retired reporter and trend watcher Alex Yong will bring his expertise along with Help a Reporter Out (H.A.R.O.) to show you how you can get your small business featured in the local news or on a major website. By giving your business the most media opportunities possible, you can get more eyes on your company. Attend this free webinar to find out how. Click on the red button and register now to attend the webinar on Jun 23, 2021...
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Firearms Policy Coalition Challenges Nevada Ban on Self-Built Firearms

Yesterday, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) filed a motion for preliminary injunction in its federal Second Amendment lawsuit challenging Nevada’s unconstitutional statutes enacted in Assembly Bill 286. IMG istock 884215372 U.S.A. -( Yesterday, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) filed a motion for preliminary injunction in its federal Second Amendment lawsuit challenging Nevada’s unconstitutional statutes enacted in Assembly Bill 286, which established a new, confiscatory ban on all ...
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How friendly is California to families?

”Survey says” looks at various rankings and scorecards of geographic locations, noting that these grades are best seen as a mix of art and data. Buzz: California cities did fairly well in a recent ranking of family-friendly places to live, including two of the top three — Fremont and Irvine. But the statewide grade overall was just average. Source: WalletHub analyzed 48 economic and demographic factors to create relative scores for 182 cities in five key criteria — family fun, health and safety,...
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‘It’s brutal’: Las Vegas cooks amid blazing heatwave – and it’s going to get worse

Tourists line the air-conditioned casino labyrinths amid record temperatures – but many locals are not able to take cover indoorsBy midnight on Wednesday, two days into a scorching heat wave to hit the US west, the air in Las Vegas had barely cooled.Throughout the day and for the days that followed, temperatures in the desert city hovered close to historic highs, peaking at 116 degrees Fahrenheit (46.6 Celsius), and setting a new record for such dangerously hot weather so early in the year. Mean...
Tags: Climate Change, Environment, US, Water, Drought, World news, US news, Las Vegas, Nevada, Climate crisis in the American west

Las Vegas pushes land swap to balance growth, conservation

Record-breaking heat and historic drought in the U.S. West are doing little to discourage cities from planning to welcome millions of new residents in the decades ahead. From Phoenix to Boise, officials are preparing for a future both with more people and less water, seeking to balance growth and conservation. Development is constrained by the fact that 46% of the 11-state Western region is federal land, managed by agencies like the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management that are task...
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Cloud Covered: What was new in May on Google Cloud

May flowered with new products, technologies and learning resources from Google Cloud. Here’s a recap of May’s most popular posts on the Google Cloud blog.  A new platform makes machine learning easier At Google I/O, our annual conference for developers, we announced the general availability of Vertex AI, Google’s unified machine learning platform that allows companies to speed up the building, deployment and management of their artificial intelligence (AI) models. Because it requires far less c...
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California Home Sales Ease In May As Statewide Median Price Inches Up To Set Another Record, C.A.R. Reports

– Existing, single-family home sales totaled 445,660 in May on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate, down 2.7 percent from April and up 86.7 percent from May 2020. – May’s statewide median home price was $818,260, up 0.5 percent from April and up 39.1 percent from May 2020. – Year-to-date statewide home sales were up 34.6 percent in May. Los Angeles, CA – June 16, 2021 (PRNewswire) After months of breakneck market competition, California home sales moderated in May as buyer fatigue set...
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Body Discovered Inside Nevada City Home Connected to Nevada State Standoff, Shootout

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Man Found Dead In Nevada City Home, Deputies Say

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The Latest: Nevada to Disburse $5 Million in Vaccine Effort

Nevada is distributing $5 million in cash prizes to residents who have been vaccinated as part of an effort to encourage more people to get shots.
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