Latest Dina Titus News

Newspaper: 2007 Nevada tax change cut cost of property deals

May. 21, 2022 16:07 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — In 2007, not long before Las Vegas’ frenzied real estate market imploded, Nevada lawmakers approved a seemingly minor tweak to a tax law. The change ensured property owners could use a range of entities when shifting real estate to an affiliate to exempt these...

Sen. Cortez Masto has big cash advantage over GOP hopefuls

Apr. 19, 2022 20:25 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The U.S. Senate race in Nevada is becoming expensive, with incumbent Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto holding a big financial advantage over two leading Republican hopefuls who each spent more than $1 million the first three months of 2022. Democratic incumbents...

National monument plan creates headwind for Nevada wind farm

Mar. 19, 2022 13:11 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Momentum is growing for permanent federal protection of a 445,000-acre swath of land near the southernmost tip of Nevada, yet a renewable energy company still wants a piece of the proposed Avi Kwa Ame National Monument. Crescent Peak Renewables, LLC, believes that...

Dozens of Nevada candidates file; 2022 election takes shape

Mar. 18, 2022 23:57 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's election choices began to take shape Friday, with some last-day surprises on the state level but all the Silver State's eligible congressional incumbents filing for new terms. U.S. Rep. Dina Titus, a Democrat, drew a last-day possible Republican challenger...

Bill would raise slot jackpot tax report threshold to $5,000

Mar. 03, 2022 14:18 PM EST

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The gambling industry and some of its allies in Congress are renewing a push to decrease the number of slot machine jackpots that get reported to the IRS. Legislation introduced Thursday by U.S. Reps. Dina Titus, a Nevada Democrat, and Guy Reschenthaler,...

14 shot at Vegas hookah parlor; 1 dead and 2 critically hurt

Feb. 26, 2022 18:39 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Fourteen people were shot during a party at a Las Vegas hookah lounge early Saturday, including one man who was killed and two others who were critically wounded. The shooting happened about 3:15 a.m. and preliminary information indicated there was a party during...