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Jan 5, 2014

Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2014): Interactive Devices, Prototypes and More

CES 2014
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Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014 logo Credit: CES Web Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014 will again be on full display in Las Vegas, Nevada from January 7 to 10. CES 2014 is expected to feature more devices that can interact with internet enabled hardware that include PCs, tablets, and smartphones. More tech company prototypes of […]


Dec 19, 2012

Loner leaves $7.4 million worth of gold coins in home garage

loner leaves $7.4 million
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A loner leaves $7.4 million worth of gold coins in his home garage in Carson City, Nevada, according to a report by the Washington Times on Tuesday, December 18, 2012. The home where loner Walter Samaszko Jr. leaves $7.4 million worth of gold coins. Image Credit: realtor.com Reports say that the late Walter Samaszko Jr., […]


Nov 8, 2012

Nevada Election Results 2012: Dean Heller Wins Tight Senate Race Against Shelley Berkley

Dean Heller
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Dean Heller Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons Incumbent Republican Sen. Dean Heller won against Democratic challenger Rep. Shelley Berkley to retain the Nevada Senate seat, the Nevada Secretary of State‘s website reportedly confirmed on Wednesday, November 7, 2012. It was a tight race as Heller was leading Berkley 45.9% to 44.7% with 98% of precincts reporting. […]


May 5, 2012

Mayweather vs Cotto 2012: Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s Paycheck is Biggest in Boxing History

Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs Miguel Cotto
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Cotto vs. Mayweather 2012 Image Credit: HBO.com Floyd Mayweather Jr. will receive the largest guarantee check for a boxer in history after his bout versus Miguel Cotto on Saturday night, May 5, 2012 at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas, Nevada, according to reports by several international news sites on Friday. The Nevada Athletic […]


Nov 19, 2011

Reno fire: Wildfire spreads over 2,000 acres (Photo)

Reno fire damages
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Reno fire damage Image Credit: Max Whittaker Reno fire fighters reportedly contained the wildfire that has affected an area of over 2,000 acres with almost 10,000 residents in Reno, Nevada. The Reno fire sent 16 people to hospitals and has either destroyed or damaged about 25 houses, according to reports by several international news sites […]


Oct 21, 2011

Ron Paul ads released, talk about his Economic Plan and being Consistent (Videos)

Ron Paul ads released, talk about his Economic Plan and being Consistent (Videos)
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Texas Representative Ron Paul launched two new ads campaigning his bid as 2012 Republican presidential candidate, as shown in the videos below. Ron Paul 2012 ad Image Credit: Ron Paul Twitter As noted at RonPaul2012.com on Thursday, October 20, 2011, these Ron Paul ad campaign videos will start running immediately in Iowa, New Hampshire, South […]


Sep 17, 2011

Plane crashes at Nevada National Championship Air Races and Air Show 2011 (Video)

Plane crashes at Nevada National Championship Air Races and Air Show 2011 (Video)
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A plane crashed on Friday, September 16, 2011 during the Nevada Air Show 2011, as shown in the video below; with officials telling reports that the incident is a “mass casualty situation”. Plane crashes during Nevada Air Show Image Credit: slicker0492/YouTube As noted at US news sites, the plane plunged into the spectators’ area at […]


Sep 16, 2011

RealTrac: US properties foreclosure rates drop 33% in August, California with highest foreclosure

RealTrac US properties foreclosure rates August 2011
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The number of US properties with foreclosure filings fell 33% this August as compared to last year, with last month having 228,098 default notices, scheduled auctions or bank repossessions. August 2011 Foreclosure Rate Heat Map (Click Image To Enlarge) Image Credit: RealtyTrac.com According to a report by RealtyTrac.com on Thursday, September 15, 2011, August 2011 […]


Sep 15, 2011

Fireball or Comet: Mysterious Light in Southwestern US Sky Determined (Video)

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The mysterious light in the night sky was seen by many eye-witnesses in Nevada, Ontario, Perris, Murrieta, Irvine, Corona, Riverside, San Clemente and Lake Forest. This was disclosed by CBS2 and KCAL9, September 14, 2011.


Aug 2, 2011

Grand Canyon Crash Bound For Henderson Took Two Lives

Grand Canyon Crash Bound For Henderson Took Two Lives
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Plane Crash – Not the Actual Scene Image Credit: Chris Singer A plane crash has been reported on Saturday, July 30, 2011 near the North Rim of the Grand Canyon which took the lives of two men. According to news reports, a single-engine Cirrus SR20 flying from Bryant Field Airport in Rock Hill, South Carolina […]