Brian Sandoval http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Brian Sandoval en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 28 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Sun, 28 Dec 2014 12:29:35 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Emotions high as gay couples get married in Vegas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660919/Emotions-high-as-gay-couples-get-married-in-Vegas.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660919/Emotions-high-as-gay-couples-get-married-in-Vegas.html Daniel Carroll and Dayvin Bartolome stood on the steps of the marriage license bureau in Las Vegas, researching where they... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:30:20 MDT Gay marriage hopes dashed after US justice's order http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660848/Gay-marriage-hopes-dashed-after-US-justices-order.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660848/Gay-marriage-hopes-dashed-after-US-justices-order.html Same-sex couples who lined up to get married in Idaho and made plans to obtain wedding licenses in Las Vegas had their hopes... Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:13:35 MDT Tesla Q&A: Tesla's Nevada 'gigafactory' FAQs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659582/Tesla-QA-Teslas-Nevada-gigafactory-FAQs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659582/Tesla-QA-Teslas-Nevada-gigafactory-FAQs.html Now that Gov. Brian Sandoval has signed into law a package of incentives for Tesla Motors worth up to $1.3 billion, the... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:50:51 MDT Nevada governor declares emergency after flooding http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659433/Nevada-governor-declares-emergency-after-flooding.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659433/Nevada-governor-declares-emergency-after-flooding.html Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has dispatched a team to start estimating the cost of damage from flooding that wiped out swaths... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 09:45:47 MDT Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada gay marriage laws in court http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659339/Hawaii-Idaho-Nevada-gay-marriage-laws-in-court.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659339/Hawaii-Idaho-Nevada-gay-marriage-laws-in-court.html For the first time since it declared California's gay marriage ban unconstitutional, the federal appeals court in San... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:00:00 MDT Plant gets Tesla closer to electric car for masses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659125/Plant-gets-Tesla-closer-to-electric-car-for-masses.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659125/Plant-gets-Tesla-closer-to-electric-car-for-masses.html To bring electric cars to the masses, Tesla Motors will use an expanse of desert where wild mustangs still roam for a factory... Thu, 04 Sep 2014 11:23:40 MDT Governors group skirts 'radioactive' Common Core http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656628/Governors-group-skirts-radioactive-Common-Core.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656628/Governors-group-skirts-radioactive-Common-Core.html Facing opposition from staunch conservatives, the Common Core education standards designed to improve schools and student... Sun, 13 Jul 2014 13:17:16 MDT Bear conflict campaign kicks off with Nevada bear run-ins http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656197/Bear-conflict-campaign-kicks-off-with-Nevada-bear-run-ins.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656197/Bear-conflict-campaign-kicks-off-with-Nevada-bear-run-ins.html For better or worse, Mother Nature helped Nevada wildlife officials kick off a monthlong "bear awareness" campaign this week... Fri, 04 Jul 2014 12:11:26 MDT News Guide: Primary elections Tuesday in 6 states http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654783/News-Guide-Primary-elections-Tuesday-in-6-states.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654783/News-Guide-Primary-elections-Tuesday-in-6-states.html Voters head to the polls Tuesday in primary elections in five states, plus a runoff in Arkansas. Here are some highlights. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 13:40:37 MDT 2 officers, bystander killed in Las Vegas ambush http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654687/2-officers-bystander-killed-in-Las-Vegas-ambush.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654687/2-officers-bystander-killed-in-Las-Vegas-ambush.html Two police officers were having lunch at a strip mall pizza buffet when a man and a woman fatally shot them in a point-blank... Mon, 09 Jun 2014 00:00:00 MDT 2 officers, 3 others dead in Las Vegas shooting http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654665/2-officers-3-others-dead-in-Las-Vegas-shooting.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654665/2-officers-3-others-dead-in-Las-Vegas-shooting.html A man and a woman ambushed two police officers eating lunch at a Las Vegas restaurant, fatally shooting them at point-blank... Sun, 08 Jun 2014 21:58:58 MDT Teacher killed in Nevada school shooting honored http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641081/Teacher-killed-in-Nevada-school-shooting-honored.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641081/Teacher-killed-in-Nevada-school-shooting-honored.html A Nevada math teacher killed by a 12-year-old student in a school-yard shooting that also wounded two students was remembered... Sun, 03 Nov 2013 21:19:39 MST 2 dead, 2 boys hurt in Nevada school shooting http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640401/2-dead-2-boys-hurt-in-Nevada-school-shooting.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640401/2-dead-2-boys-hurt-in-Nevada-school-shooting.html A shooting at a middle school in northern Nevada has left two people dead and two boys in critical condition, rattling... Mon, 21 Oct 2013 11:46:27 MDT Grand Canyon opens in state, fed nat'l parks deal http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639804/Grand-Canyon-opens-in-state-fed-natl-parks-deal.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639804/Grand-Canyon-opens-in-state-fed-natl-parks-deal.html Tourists returned to the Grand Canyon on Saturday after Arizona officials along with several counterparts agreed to a federal... Sat, 12 Oct 2013 15:16:10 MDT GOP governors endure early trials, gird for 2014 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631228/GOP-governors-endure-early-trials-gird-for-2014.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631228/GOP-governors-endure-early-trials-gird-for-2014.html Mon, 03 Jun 2013 08:10:34 MDT Nevada training accident kills 7 North Carolina unit Marines http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624961/Nevada-training-accident-kills-7-North-Carolina-unit-Marines.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624961/Nevada-training-accident-kills-7-North-Carolina-unit-Marines.html Seven Marines from a North Carolina unit were killed and several injured in a training accident at a military depot in... Tue, 19 Mar 2013 08:59:25 MDT Automatic budget cuts find few fans among governors, lawmakers, administration officials http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623308/Automatic-budget-cuts-find-few-fans-among-governors-lawmakers-administration-officials.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623308/Automatic-budget-cuts-find-few-fans-among-governors-lawmakers-administration-officials.html Governors from both parties are warning of the damaging economic impact if the White House and Congress fail to reach a deal... Sun, 24 Feb 2013 15:14:17 MST Republicans ramp up minority outreach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621957/Republicans-ramp-up-minority-outreach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621957/Republicans-ramp-up-minority-outreach.html Republicans are ramping up their recruitment of minority candidates in an effort to combat the demographic trends that helped... Wed, 06 Feb 2013 12:24:17 MST N.M., Nevada governors head GOP Hispanic bid http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621931/NM-Nevada-governors-head-GOP-Hispanic-bid.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621931/NM-Nevada-governors-head-GOP-Hispanic-bid.html Republican leaders are launching an effort led by Hispanic governors in New Mexico and Nevada in an attempt to make up ground... Tue, 05 Feb 2013 23:38:07 MST Bill would OK Internet gambling across state lines http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621712/Bill-would-OK-Internet-gambling-across-state-lines.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621712/Bill-would-OK-Internet-gambling-across-state-lines.html The nation's gambling capital is taking steps to make sure it is not dealt out of the lucrative online poker market as more... Sun, 03 Feb 2013 17:28:24 MST In campaign, a battle over owning America's story http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765602648/In-campaign-a-battle-over-owning-Americas-story.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765602648/In-campaign-a-battle-over-owning-Americas-story.html Over and over, they spun different versions of the same notion. We are telling America's story, they said. We are redefining,... Sat, 08 Sep 2012 12:06:10 MDT GOP platform urges ban on online gambling http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765601236/GOP-platform-urges-ban-on-online-gambling.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765601236/GOP-platform-urges-ban-on-online-gambling.html A new Republican party platform adopted at last week's GOP national convention in Florida opposes online gambling, putting it... Sun, 02 Sep 2012 13:23:46 MDT Mia Love targeted amid racially charged incidents at GOP convention http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561445/Mia-Love-targeted-amid-racially-charged-incidents-at-GOP-convention.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561445/Mia-Love-targeted-amid-racially-charged-incidents-at-GOP-convention.html Race was injected into the national political scene during the opening days of the Republican National Convention. Wed, 29 Aug 2012 15:37:41 MDT Quotable: Glimpses into the Republican vision for America http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600036/Quotable-Glimpses-into-the-Republican-vision-for-America.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600036/Quotable-Glimpses-into-the-Republican-vision-for-America.html The Republicans say Barack Obama's presidency has failed and the voters should send him home to Chicago. They want Mitt... Tue, 28 Aug 2012 20:02:14 MDT Revised schedule for the Republican National Convention (EDT) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599628/Revised-schedule-for-the-Republican-National-Convention-EDT.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599628/Revised-schedule-for-the-Republican-National-Convention-EDT.html Mon, 27 Aug 2012 10:29:08 MDT Navy veteran from Nev. among Colo shooting victims http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765591322/Navy-veteran-from-Nev-among-Colo-shooting-victims.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765591322/Navy-veteran-from-Nev-among-Colo-shooting-victims.html Jonathan Blunk had high hopes for the future. The 2004 graduate of Reno's Hug High School wanted to become a Navy SEAL. Sat, 21 Jul 2012 19:55:08 MDT After Mitt Romney's Texas win: 'Amercia,' Ann and the White House battle begins http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765579568/After-Mitt-Romneys-Texas-win-Amercia-Ann-and-the-White-House-battle-begins.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765579568/After-Mitt-Romneys-Texas-win-Amercia-Ann-and-the-White-House-battle-begins.html With the 2012 GOP presidential nomination officially in his hands following a Tuesday win in Texas, Mitt Romney's campaign is... Wed, 30 May 2012 15:12:52 MDT Self-driving cars set for test drive in Nevada http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765574313/Self-driving-cars-set-for-test-drive-in-Nevada.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765574313/Self-driving-cars-set-for-test-drive-in-Nevada.html Nevada drivers could soon be sharing the road with vehicles that don't need them. Mon, 07 May 2012 21:05:27 MDT High court's stance could spur immigration laws http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765572165/High-courts-stance-could-spur-immigration-laws.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765572165/High-courts-stance-could-spur-immigration-laws.html Emboldened by signals that the U.S. Supreme Court may uphold parts of Arizona's immigration law, legislators and activists... Sat, 28 Apr 2012 15:44:51 MDT Herbert hosts Idaho, Wyoming governors as protestors rally outside http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865554852/Herbert-hosts-Idaho-Wyoming-governors-as-protestors-rally-outside.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865554852/Herbert-hosts-Idaho-Wyoming-governors-as-protestors-rally-outside.html Two of the region's five governors joined Gov. Gary Herbert Friday for the first "Rocky Mountain Roundtable" meeting to talk... Fri, 27 Apr 2012 17:35:13 MDT Herbert huddling with neighboring governors on public land issues http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865554742/Herbert-huddling-with-neighboring-governors-on-public-land-issues.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865554742/Herbert-huddling-with-neighboring-governors-on-public-land-issues.html Thu, 26 Apr 2012 14:48:01 MDT Nevada's March jobless rate down to 12 percent http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765570195/Nevadas-March-jobless-rate-down-to-12-percent.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765570195/Nevadas-March-jobless-rate-down-to-12-percent.html Nevada's unemployment rate fell to 12 percent in March from 12.3 percent in February, the state employment agency said... Fri, 20 Apr 2012 12:40:40 MDT Obama defends typically GOP states in race to 270 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765568988/Obama-defends-typically-GOP-states-in-race-to-270.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765568988/Obama-defends-typically-GOP-states-in-race-to-270.html nt Barack Obama begins his re-election campaign defending traditionally Republican territory that he carried when he won the... Mon, 16 Apr 2012 02:11:20 MDT Obama defends typically GOP states in race to 270 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765568616/Obama-defends-typically-GOP-states-in-race-to-270.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765568616/Obama-defends-typically-GOP-states-in-race-to-270.html nt Barack Obama begins his re-election campaign defending traditionally Republican territory that he carried when he won the... Sat, 14 Apr 2012 06:25:48 MDT George F. Will: Romney's running mate should be a heavy hitter http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765566607/Romneys-running-mate-should-be-a-heavy-hitter.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765566607/Romneys-running-mate-should-be-a-heavy-hitter.html Barack Obama's intellectual sociopathy — his often breezy and sometimes loutish indifference to truth — should no... Sun, 08 Apr 2012 00:00:00 MDT Obama, GOP vie for upper hand on energy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765561777/Obama-GOP-vie-for-upper-hand-on-energy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765561777/Obama-GOP-vie-for-upper-hand-on-energy.html Wooing a nation of increasingly angry motorists, President Barack Obama and his Republican rivals are all plunging into... Wed, 21 Mar 2012 15:25:37 MDT Obama, GOP vie for upper hand on energy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765561713/Obama-GOP-vie-for-upper-hand-on-energy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765561713/Obama-GOP-vie-for-upper-hand-on-energy.html Wooing a nation of increasingly angry motorists, President Barack Obama and his Republican rivals are all plunging into... Wed, 21 Mar 2012 13:18:39 MDT Obama, GOP vie for upper hand on energy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765561698/Obama-GOP-vie-for-upper-hand-on-energy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765561698/Obama-GOP-vie-for-upper-hand-on-energy.html Wooing a nation of increasingly angry motorists, President Barack Obama and his Republican rivals are all plunging into... Wed, 21 Mar 2012 12:00:39 MDT Nevada approves regulations for self-driving cars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765551419/Nevada-approves-regulations-for-self-driving-cars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765551419/Nevada-approves-regulations-for-self-driving-cars.html Nevada is envisioning a day when taxicabs might shuttle fares without a driver, or people with medical conditions that make... Thu, 16 Feb 2012 14:50:30 MST Gingrich says he's staying in GOP race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700222308/Gingrich-says-hes-staying-in-GOP-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700222308/Gingrich-says-hes-staying-in-GOP-race.html Defeated in the Nevada caucuses, Newt Gingrich brushed aside all talk of quitting the Republican presidential race and said... Sun, 05 Feb 2012 02:25:40 MST Gingrich says he's staying in GOP race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700222226/Gingrich-says-hes-staying-in-GOP-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700222226/Gingrich-says-hes-staying-in-GOP-race.html Defeated in the Nevada caucuses, Newt Gingrich brushed aside all talk of quitting the Republican presidential race and said... Sat, 04 Feb 2012 22:35:39 MST In Nevada, Gingrich fumbles but moves forward http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700222146/In-Nevada-Gingrich-fumbles-but-moves-forward.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700222146/In-Nevada-Gingrich-fumbles-but-moves-forward.html Newt Gingrich is struggling to regain his footing following a campaign in Nevada beset by glitches as the race for the... Sat, 04 Feb 2012 17:26:07 MST