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Killer Venice Beach Lightning Strikes [Video]

Killer Venice Beach Lightning Strikes [Video]

Weather turned unexpectedly deadly in Southern California on Sunday afternoon just before three o’clock. Four bolts of lightning touched down in and near the water at Venice Beach in a 15 minute storm that struck and killed one man and injured 13 others. According to the LAFD, seven adults and a teenager were taken to […]

Marijuana Breaking News: Can Pot Save Nevada?

Marijuana Breaking News: Can Pot Save Nevada?

Stephen H Frye, M.D., a long time drug reform activist, and author of “Monumental Fiasco, Our Drug War!,” today secured a commitment from two Nevada Assemblymen to submit a bill to the Nevada legislature to legalize marijuana for all adults, similar to the recent initiatives that passed in Colorado and Washington. They are Senior Assemblyman […]

Houston shooting-follow up

Houston shooting-follow up

  A total of three people were shot on a Houston college campus today.  One was one of the gunmen.  Police were searching for a second shooter, who apparently ran into the woods off campus. A witness, who requested anonymity, told authorities that it began as an altercation between the two gunmen, and resulted in […]

Detroit Lions Calvin Johnson passes legendary Jerry Rice

Detroit Lions Calvin Johnson passes legendary Jerry Rice

MNF on Saturday Night The last Monday Night Football game of the season was played tonight on Saturday the 22nd of December. It featured the Atlanta Falcons playing the Detroit Lions in Detroit. The game offered little in the NFL standings but significant results of the outcome were relevant. For the Falcons, a win meant […]

Downtown Reno Post Office will close its doors on December 28th

Downtown Reno Post Office will close its doors on December 28th

A Reno Landmark is Closing After 78 years, the Downtown Reno Post Office will close its doors on December 28th. A new post office will open on Sierra Street on December 31st. The art deco building which stands along the Truckee River between the courthouse and the casinos has been used in movies and television […]

Daniel Inouye was a Real American Hero

Daniel Inouye was a Real American Hero

Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii succumbed to respiratory failure Monday at the age of 88. He served 5 decades in the service of his country, second longest to Robert Byrd. He consistently worked on a bipartisan level, and was a strong advocate for the military. He was elected to his 9th term in 2010. He […]

2 Men Shot When Gunman Burst Through Front Door of Home Firing in Saginaw, Michigan

2 Men Shot When Gunman Burst Through Front Door of Home Firing in Saginaw, Michigan

The Saginaw Police Department has confirmed 2 men have been shot after someone burst through the front door of a home on the city’s West Side

Nevada’s “work card” policy, a racket forcing people to pay for jobs

Nevada’s “work card” policy, a racket forcing people to pay for jobs

Work Cards By James Turnage Erin Lale wrote a very informative article about Nevada’s requirement for certain employees to receive “work cards”. I was a dealer or games supervisor in the Reno/Sparks area for 20 years. In Reno, I was required to obtain a ‘work’ or ‘police card’, in Sparks it was called a ‘Sheriff’s […]

Fungal Meningitis Epidemic in the U.S.: 541 Cases & Growing, 36 Deaths

Fungal Meningitis Epidemic in the U.S.: 541 Cases & Growing, 36 Deaths

The U.S. Fungal Meningitis Outbreak has reached epidemic proportions, and can easily become a Pandemic given the right set of circumstances.

Marriage Equality Constitutionally Protected?

Marriage Equality Constitutionally Protected?

Should Nevada Get Government Out of Marriage? By Erin Lale There is a joke going around social websites that goes, “Three words to save the economy: Gay. Bridal. Registry.” The economic impact of Nevada’s loss of this market is no joke, though. In a tourism-dependent state going into our fourth year in a row of […]

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