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August 16, 2018

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Take it from the Founding Fathers: Journalists are Public Ally No. 1
Trump couldn’t be more incorrect in calling the media the enemy of the people. The media is actually the enemy of dictators and tyrants …
Photo: Cimarron-Memorial's Mike Overland is shown at the
6 Las Vegas football players you’ll be hearing more from
Mike Overland arrives at 5 most mornings to the Cimarron-Memorial High School weight room for the Spartans’ speed, strength and agility offseason program. When the workouts started in January, coaches told the offensive lineman he could blossom into ...
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Cheech Marin talks legalization, his own private stash and building a Chicano art museum
Considering the current state of marijuana legalization across the country, you might expect a comedy show from pot advocates Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong to be some sort of victory lap ...
Tired of both sides of the aisle
I am perplexed with the GOP, and especially with President Donald Trump. He is great for the economy and many other things, but I cannot …
Drive like your life depends on it
The New York Times reports that 100 people in America will die in traffic today (and every day). You can bet that some of them will …
Applause for truthful media
I want to thank Brian Greenspun for his timely and appropriate July 22 column “Is Trump a Traitor?” Candor is appreciated in a time when too many people …
Nuclear waste belongs here
It’s irresponsible of Nevada to wash its hands of a nuclear legacy it helped build. It has to this day reaped the benefits of nuclear weapons and energy development. To claim no obligation to store nuclear waste after decades of enabling and creating it brings …
Trump and Omarosa deserve each other
It’s hard to take Omarosa Manigault Newman’s word for anything. But Lordy she has tapes, and they offer vivid proof that Donald Trump’s White House is part clown show, part …
We are not the ‘enemy of the people’
When the president attacks the media, he immediately makes the gathering of the news more difficult. Those who want to brush us off, lie to us, subvert our work, endanger our income and our lives are …
Who’s afraid of Nancy Pelosi?
Normally, a party that gives away $2 trillion without worrying about where the money will come from can buy itself at least a few votes. But Donald Trump’s tax cut remains remarkably unpopular, and Republicans barely mention it on the campaign trail — in fact, Democrats are running against the tax cut more than Republicans are …