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Las Vegas: Largest city in Nevada
Las Vegas, officially the City of Las Vegas and often known simply as Vegas, is the 28th-most populated city in the United States, the most populated city in the state of Nevada, and the county seat of Clark County. The city anchors the Las Vegas Valley metropolitan area and is the largest city within the greater Mojave Desert. Las Vegas is an internationally renowned major resort city, known primarily for its gambling, shopping, fine dining, entertainment, and nightlife. The Las Vegas Valley as a whole serves as the leading financial, commercial, and cultural center for Nevada.

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Las Vegas paints lines on cement for homeless to sleep 6 feet apart [Video]

Las Vegas paints lines on cement for homeless to sleep 6 feet apart

A soccer stadium parking lot in downtown Las Vegas, Nevada has been set up as a temporary place for homeless people to sleep amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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Tony Bennett hails Lady Gaga as the ‘ultimate entertainer' [Video]

Tony Bennett hails Lady Gaga as the ‘ultimate entertainer'

Tony Bennett has hailed Lady Gaga as the "ultimate entertainer" after he was left in complete awe following one of her recent Las Vegas residency, shows.

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Bruno Mars pledges $1 million to Las Vegas unemployed [Video]

Bruno Mars pledges $1 million to Las Vegas unemployed

Bruno Mars has become the latest star to pledge $1 million dollars to coronavirus relief.

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Couple hold a surprise wedding in their kitchen after cancellation [Video]

Couple hold a surprise wedding in their kitchen after cancellation

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Coronavirus turns Las Vegas into ghost town [Video]

Coronavirus turns Las Vegas into ghost town

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Jonas Brothers axe Las Vegas residency [Video]

Jonas Brothers axe Las Vegas residency

Jonas Brothers have cancelled their Las Vegas residency - which they were due to start next month - over coronavirus concerns.

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Flight attendant beatboxes on US flight [Video]

Flight attendant beatboxes on US flight

Aircraft passengers get entertained before takeoff.

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Supreme Court rejects challenge to 'bump stocks' ban [Video]

Supreme Court rejects challenge to 'bump stocks' ban

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rebuffed a bid by gun rights advocates to overturn President Donald Trump's ban on "bump stocks" - devices that enable semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like a..

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Tyson Fury returns to UK after famous victory in Las Vegas [Video]

Tyson Fury returns to UK after famous victory in Las Vegas

Tyson Fury has arrived at Manchester Airport after winning the WBC heavyweight title in Las Vegas on Saturday night. Fury produced a stunning performance to stop the previously unbeaten American..

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Gigi Hadid claps back at YouTuber Jake Paul over Zayn Malik tweet [Video]

Gigi Hadid claps back at YouTuber Jake Paul over Zayn Malik tweet

Gigi Hadid has attacked YouTuber Jake Paul after he went after her boyfriend, Zayn Malik, on Twitter following a confrontation in Las Vegas.

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Sanders Big Win In Nevada Democratic Vote [Video]

Sanders Big Win In Nevada Democratic Vote

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Broad-based support across age, racial and ideological groups propelled Bernie Sanders to a dominant victory in Nevada’s Democratic caucuses, tightening his grip on the..

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Fury pummels Wilder to claim WBC heavyweight title [Video]

Fury pummels Wilder to claim WBC heavyweight title

Britain's Tyson Fury delivered a dominant performance in his heavyweight championship bout with Deontay Wilder on Saturday. Ciara Lee reports

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'Not bad for an old fat guy who can't punch!' says Fury after defeating Wilder [Video]

'Not bad for an old fat guy who can't punch!' says Fury after defeating Wilder

Tyson Fury says he expects to have a rematch with Deontay Wilder after taking the American's WBC heavyweight title in a seventh round TKO in Las Vegas.

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Fury pummels Wilder to claim WBC heavyweight title, wins by TKO in 7th [Video]

Fury pummels Wilder to claim WBC heavyweight title, wins by TKO in 7th

Tyson Fury wins the WBC heavyweight title after defeating Deontay Wilder by technical knock-out in the seventh round.

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Trump's Position On Yucca Mountain Leaves Political Mess Of Nuclear Proportions [Video]

Trump's Position On Yucca Mountain Leaves Political Mess Of Nuclear Proportions

Having narrowly lost the Battle Born state in the 2016, President Donald Trump is seeking to woo Nevada voters. He's doing it by abandoning the GOP’s decades of support for storing the nation’s..

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Fury v Wilder: Tale of the tape [Video]

Fury v Wilder: Tale of the tape

A look at the stats behind the fight, as Tyson Fury weighs in a stone heavier than his first WBC heavyweight title fight against Deontay Wilder for Saturday’s rematch in Las Vegas.

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Fury, Wilder bulked up and ready for rematch [Video]

Fury, Wilder bulked up and ready for rematch

Boxing heavyweight giants Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder weigh-in heavier than their controversial first bout that ended in a draw ahead of their rematch in Las Vegas.

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'These people are crazy' - Trump responds to new Russia report [Video]

'These people are crazy' - Trump responds to new Russia report

During a rally in Las Vegas Friday afternoon, President Trump tried quashing the latest report that Russia is again attempting to assist him in a presidential election.

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Democratic candidates make final bid for Nevada votes [Video]

Democratic candidates make final bid for Nevada votes

Democratic candidates and volunteers are canvasing Nevada in cars, on foot, and even on horseback a day before the state holds a nominating contest in the 2020 race for the White House. This report..

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The Democratic Debate Brought In More Viewers Than Ever [Video]

The Democratic Debate Brought In More Viewers Than Ever

With more than 33 million total viewers Wednesday night, the Democratic debate set viewing records. According to Business Insider, the Las Vegas debate scored 19.65 million viewers according to..

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Peter Trubowitz on France 24: Elisabeth Warren was the most effective candidate in Las Vegas debate [Video]

Peter Trubowitz on France 24: Elisabeth Warren was the most effective candidate in Las Vegas debate

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Wilder, Fury engage in war of words ahead of rematch [Video]

Wilder, Fury engage in war of words ahead of rematch

Fighters clash at pre-fight news conference, trading shoves and trash talk.

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Las Vegas debate, a major test o Bloomberg's gamble [Video]

Las Vegas debate, a major test o Bloomberg's gamble

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