| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:53 AM
Sorry, Sacramento: Tesla Motors has chosen Nevada as the site for its proposed $5 billion battery plant.
The state's governor, Brian Sandoval, will announce the deal Thursday afternoon at a news conference in Nevada's capital, Carson City, according to a...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:05 PM
PALO ALTO, Calif. Capping one of the fiercest battles for economic bragging rights in years, Tesla Motors is expected to announce Thursday that it has chosen Nevada as the site for its first "gigafactory" for battery production.
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:35 PM
PALO ALTO, Calif. Tesla Motors appears to have chosen Nevada as the site of its planned "gigafactory" for battery production, with Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval's staff on Wednesday preparing a "major economic development" announcement Thursday afternoon...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 1:13 PM
DETROIT (Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc is finalizing terms of a deal to build its first lithium-ion battery plant in Nevada and will make an announcement about the deal on Thursday, a person familiar with the matter said.
The California-based electric...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:12 PM
An annual environmental summit at Lake Tahoe on Tuesday gave Gov. Jerry Brown an opportunity for a victory lap on the new plan for a California water bond, which was approved by the Legislature last week.
"It's pretty extraordinary," he said while...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:20 AM
WASHINGTON With federal immigration bills stalled on Capitol Hill, many states are charging ahead on their own to open doors to unauthorized immigrants, from allowing them to pay in-state tuition at state colleges and universities, to giving them driver's...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:00 AM
A fabulous Fourthis planned in Las Vegas as showroom headliners compete with fireworks for your attention.
The Strip will add two new of fireworks displays as the Linq and Mandalay Bay add to the cacophony coming from Caesars Palace.
There are scads...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 1:22 PM
The tense face-off over a Nevada rancher’s right to graze his cattle on federal land has spilled over into a public squabble after the Bureau of Land Management and Clark County Sheriff Doug Gillespie issued conflicting statements over their lack of...
| May 15, 2014
| 4:00 AM
As Republicans struggle to win Latino support and extend their toehold in the West, they could turn to the GOP's Brian Sandoval for help.
The first Latino governor in Nevada history, he is young (by political standards), Hollywood handsome and...
| May 20, 2014
| 9:07 PM
Suddenly, the curtain of privacy dropped away, and there was billionaire Sheldon Adelson, one of the planet's most reclusive business magnates, taking a decidedly public stand on an issue he calls close to his heart: Internet gaming.
He calls it...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:01 PM
It’s common knowledge that Gov. Rick Scott was against taking federal money for Medicaid expansion before he was for it.
He spurned the funds back when he was still flush with conservative fervor after using his own money to buy himself into...