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.
Couple hold a surprise wedding in their kitchen after cancellation Brooke Meritt and Cody Wells One couple in America have not let the coronavirus pandemic ruin their big day, after their wedding in Las Vegas was cancelled. Brooke Meritt, 42, and Cody Wells, 35, from.. Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 01:10 Published 2 weeks ago
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. Credit: Bang Media World Duration: 01:07 Published 3 weeks ago
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.. Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:01 Published on March 2, 2020
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.. Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 00:40 Published on February 25, 2020
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.. Credit: Wochit News Duration: 00:35 Published on February 23, 2020
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 Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:16 Published on February 23, 2020
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. Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 01:07 Published on February 22, 2020
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. Credit: Reuters - Sports Duration: 03:43 Published on February 22, 2020
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.. Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 03:28 Published on February 21, 2020
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.. Credit: Wochit News Duration: 00:32 Published on February 21, 2020
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Las Vegas and Coronavirus: Homeless People Placed in a Parking Lot The casinos are deserted and thousands of hotel rooms are empty. But when the city needed space for a temporary homeless shelter, officials chose an outdoor parking lot. NYTimes.com - Published 1 week ago U.S. closes air traffic control tower in Las Vegas; nearly 500 flights canceled The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said Thursday it had closed the air traffic control tower at Las Vegas International Airport after a controller was presumed to have contracted COVID-19. Reuters - Published 3 weeks ago
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USATODAY.com - Published 3 weeks ago Sports books in Las Vegas are getting creative to offset March Madness betting losses As coronavirus silences sports, Vegas sports books relying more on futures bets and different sports, like Australian rugby and Mexican league soccer.
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Amid coronavirus risks and fears, an American family in Paris makes it home to Las Vegas My son graduates from high school in May, my wife and I both teach, and we have an April 1 book deadline. We simply had to get home from Europe.
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Wynn Resorts uses thermal cameras to screen guests, 100.4 degrees or higher asked to leave Guests registering a temperature of 100.4F or higher will not be permitted to remain inside the Las Vegas resort, Wynn Resorts said Thursday.
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USATODAY.com - Published on March 12, 2020 What Happens in Vegas if No One Stays in Vegas? Companies that rely on people traveling around the globe for business and pleasure are struggling to predict exactly how the coronavirus will ultimately affect them. NYTimes.com - Published on March 4, 2020
U.S. Supreme Court rejects challenge to ban on gun 'bump stocks' 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.. Reuters - Published on March 2, 2020 U.S. Supreme Court rejects gun rights case over rapid-fire bump stocks 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.. Reuters - Published on March 2, 2020
US postpones ASEAN summit with Southeast Asia leaders amid coronavirus fears A special summit of ASEAN, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, was supposed to held in Las Vegas on March 14th.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 29, 2020 'It's the classic glass half empty': Bernie Sanders hidden health records raise questions Sanders' refusal to share medical records became a topic during Wednesday's debate in Las Vegas and continued through the week.
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'We're alive and we're coming back': Joe Biden stakes presidential bid on crucial South Carolina primary "I think we're going to go, we're going to win in South Carolina, and then Super Tuesday and we are on our way," the former vice president said to a cheering crowd in Las Vegas Saturday.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 23, 2020 Loathing in Las Vegas: This Week in the 2020 Race The Democratic candidates ripped into one another — and especially Michael Bloomberg — as the Nevada caucuses approached. NYTimes.com - Published on February 22, 2020
What ‘Medicare for All’ Means After a Six-Year Strike for Health Benefits To understand how union members in Las Vegas are thinking about Bernie Sanders, it helps to remember a picket line in the 1990s. NYTimes.com - Published on February 22, 2020 Trump ridicules Democrat opponents at Vegas rally Rallying supporters in the battleground state of Nevada, President Donald Trump mocked almost every one of his Democratic opponents and rejected a new intelligence community assessment that Russia is.. USATODAY.com - Published on February 21, 2020
Michael Bloomberg agrees to release three women from nondisclosure agreements his firm signed over comments he made The statement from Mike Bloomberg comes days after the former New York City mayor was slammed about the agreements by Democratic rivals in the Las Vegas debate.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 21, 2020 Nevada Democrats report high early caucus participation LAS VEGAS, Nevada - Nearly 75,000 Nevadans participated early in the state's Democratic U.S. presidential nominating contest, the party said on Friday, a sign of a potentially large turnout in the.. Reuters - Published on February 21, 2020
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USATODAY.com - Published on February 21, 2020 Sanders, Attacking Bloomberg, Says Trump Would ‘Chew Him Up and Spit Him Out’ In an interview to be broadcast on CBS’s “60 Minutes,” Bernie Sanders said he was surprised by how unprepared Michael R. Bloomberg seemed for the Democratic debate in Las Vegas. NYTimes.com - Published on February 21, 2020
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USATODAY.com - Published on February 20, 2020 Where’s Tom Steyer? A Few People in Las Vegas Were Wondering Mr. Steyer did not make the cut for the Democratic debate. He was missed! NYTimes.com - Published on February 20, 2020
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USATODAY.com - Published on February 10, 2020 A Traveler’s Guide to the Best Bets in Las Vegas Take the bus, look for daytime performances, eat tacos and splurge on museums that immerse you in Vegas lore. NYTimes.com - Published on January 31, 2020
Eminem drops surprise album, urges gun reform in video citing Las Vegas concert shooting Detroit rapper Eminem's new album, "Music to Be Murdered By" arrived Friday -- with a new video sure to ignite controversy in its call for gun reform.
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