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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 populous city in the United States, the most populous 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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Mother and wife diagnosed with dementia in her 50s [Video]

Mother and wife diagnosed with dementia in her 50s

A devoted wife and mother whose 50th birthday celebrations were interrupted bya diagnosis of early onset dementia has vowed to focus on life's positives andenjoy every moment with the family she..

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First passengers try Hyperloop in Nevada desert [Video]

First passengers try Hyperloop in Nevada desert

Two people have become the first passengers on a Hyperloop, a technologyconsidered to be the future of high-speed ground transport. The demonstrationand test took place on a 500 metre test track in the..

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Trump campaign intends to file lawsuit in Nevada [Video]

Trump campaign intends to file lawsuit in Nevada

President Donald Trump is escalating his efforts to sow doubt about theoutcome of the presidential race. Trump's campaign engaged in a flurry oflegal activity to try to improve the Republican..

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Tuatara Hypercar Breaks Speed Records At 316 mph [Video]

Tuatara Hypercar Breaks Speed Records At 316 mph

A small American automaker has just secured the title of world's fastest production car. SSC North America announced Monday that their Tuatara hypercar reached an average speed of 316.11 mph. According..

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Trump donates wad of $20s at Nevada church event [Video]

Trump donates wad of $20s at Nevada church event

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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Trump donates wad of 20s at Nevada church event [Video]

Trump donates wad of 20s at Nevada church event

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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Birthday girl Cardi B kisses estranged husband Offset during all-night party [Video]

Birthday girl Cardi B kisses estranged husband Offset during all-night party

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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