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$100 million

is the amount of bond proceeds the Nevada Department of Transportation can use to to buy right-of-way for the Interstate 15 widening between Sahara Avenue and the Spaghetti Bowl.

$16 million

in sales tax is what the state estimates it will receive when Internet sales giant Amazon begins collecting sales tax from Nevada residents Jan. 1.

$970 million

of the $3.13 billion the state is expected to spend this fiscal year will come from sales tax.


is the number of coal cars that derailed Sunday night near the Las Vegas Speedway.


is the percentage of Hispanics among the College of Southern Nevada’s enrollment.


is the percent of job growth this year in Nevada, ahead of the national average of 1.6 percent.


is the number of pedestrians who have died in traffic accidents in Metro police’s jurisdiction, two off the number of who died in all of 2012.

$2 million

is the asking price for the historic St. Joseph’s Catholic School, now sitting vacant downtown at 1300 Bridger Ave.


is the price of a new 30-liter bottle of rose champagne available at Hakkasan Las Vegas at MGM Grand. The size is the equivalent to 40 regular sized 750 ml bottles.


is the number of miles between the CityLife office and the Cotton Bowl in Dallas where UNLV football will play North Texas in the Heart of Dallas Bowl.


points is by how much North Texas is favored.


is the amount of national TV revenue UNLV football received this year.