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Indy Explains: How Nevada’s new short-term rental law is playing out statewide

As Southern Nevada governing bodies standardize regulations surrounding short-term rentals in compliance with a new state law, local officials have been clear — no one is truly happy with the new system.

Sisolak launches economy-focused first general election ad

Entitled “Two Economies,” the ad features Sisolak speaking directly on the state’s positive macroeconomic trends coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic, while acknowledging rising consumer costs for “housing prices, gas, groceries.”

New citizens celebrate in condensed, socially distanced naturalization ceremony

On March 18, 2020, USCIS temporarily closed field offices, leaving thousands unable to receive their citizenship. For those who had a ceremony or interview scheduled, it was postponed for a possible future date. In order to continue naturalization ceremonies, the USCIS transitioned to virtual ceremonies, and fully in-person ceremonies are starting again, bringing joy to new citizens.

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Senate race updates: Laxalt claims 'historic' victories on SCOTUS rulings

On three major cases, Republican Senate candidate and former Attorney General Adam Laxalt — who has been endorsed by key gun groups, such as the National Rifle Association, and anti-abortion groups such as National Right to Life — claimed some version of either a “historic” or “tremendous” victory. 

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