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Up in Nevada, Folks Really Love Their Cannabis

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Tax collections on recreational marijuana sales in Nevada have exceeded projections for the entire fiscal year in just the first 10 months since they became legal last July. Nevada Department of Taxation Director Bill Anderson says the $...
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Poor and Wealthy Alike Are Fleeing California

News Analysis By Drew Phelps The debate about California's high taxes rages on. Democrats defend them, saying they are necessary to provide residents the services they need, and point to the state's $2.6 trillion economy as evidence that Californi...

What is Known About the Las Vegas Shooter

  UPDATED: 4:40 P.M., Monday, Oct. 2 Police in Las Vegas say that Stephen Paddock, 64, killed 59 people at an outdoor country music festival on the Las Vegas strip Sunday night. At least 515 were wou...