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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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U.S. President Donald Trump attended a service at the International Church of Las Vegas on Sunday and put several $20 bills into a collection basket.

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U.S. President Donald Trump attended a service at the International Church of Las Vegas on Sunday and put several $20 bills into a collection basket.

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Cardi B labelled 'irresponsible' as mask-free birthday celebrations continue [Video]

Cardi B labelled 'irresponsible' as mask-free birthday celebrations continue

Cardi B has been labelled "irresponsible" after marking her 28th birthday with numerous mask-free celebrations in Las Vegas.

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Cardi B has sparked rumours of a romantic reunion with estranged husband Offset after giving him a raunchy lap dance during her birthday celebrations in Las Vegas.

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Trump holds rally in defiance of Covid restrictions [Video]

Trump holds rally in defiance of Covid restrictions

Donald Trump has defied Covid-19 regulations by staging a large indoorelection rally in Las Vegas. Nevada governor Steve Sisolak, who has restrictedindoor and outdoor gatherings to 50 people since may,..

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David Harbour and Lily Allen Get Married in Las Vegas | THR News [Video]

David Harbour and Lily Allen Get Married in Las Vegas | THR News

Congratulations are in order for David Harbour and Lily Allen, who got married in Las Vegas.

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Lily Allen and David Harbour celebrated wedding with burgers [Video]

Lily Allen and David Harbour celebrated wedding with burgers

Lily Allen and Stranger Things actor David Harbour celebrated their Las Vegas wedding by dining on burgers and fries at a popular fast food joint.

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Lily Allen and David Harbour obtain marriage license [Video]

Lily Allen and David Harbour obtain marriage license

Lily Allen and David Harbour's romance seems to be getting really serious as the couple has obtained a marriage license in Las Vegas.

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