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Nevada: U.S. state
Nevada is a landlocked state in the Western region of the United States. It borders Oregon to the northwest, Idaho to the northeast, California to the west, Arizona to the southeast, and Utah to the east. Nevada is the 7th-most extensive, the 32nd-most populous, and the 9th-least densely populated of the U.S. states. Nearly three-quarters of Nevada's people live in Clark County, which contains the Las Vegas–Paradise metropolitan area, including three of the state's four largest incorporated cities. Nevada's capital is Carson City. Las Vegas is the largest city in the state.

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Possible UFO Spotted in the Skies High Above Nevada, Video

UFOs are seemingly all around us these days ... and the latest sighting of one of these unidentified saucers occurred in Nevada on Friday. Here's what happened ... a woman named Katrina and her buddies..
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Defendant leaps over judge's bench sparking brawl in Las Vegas court

A Nevada judge was attacked by a defendant who leapt over the judge's bench before landing on top of her.
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The state of Nevada is pushing back on Duane "Keefe D" Davis' request to be let out of jail ahead of the trial ... because they insist Tupac Shakur's alleged killer is just too dangerous. For those..
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NBA's Chance Comanche Confessed To Strangling Woman, Burying Body, Cops Say

Chance Comanche -- the NBA G Leaguer arrested for his alleged role in the murder of a woman earlier this month -- confessed to cops that he strangled the female before burying her body in a Nevada..
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Ex-Minnesota Twins Pitcher Arrested For Murder and Attempted Murder

Former Major League Baseball pitcher Danny Serafini is in some MAJOR trouble ... 'cause he just got arrested for serious felonies!! Serafini and his alleged accomplice, Samantha Scott, were busted in..
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Raiders' Chandler Jones Arrested In Las Vegas

Chandler Jones was arrested early Thursday morning in Las Vegas, TMZ Sports has learned ... just hours after the Raiders star broke down in tears on social media. The 33-year-old All-Pro was booked..
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Laughing Teens Intentionally Drive Car Into Cyclist, Killing Him

Two teens were heard laughing on a video as they deliberately plowed their car into a bicyclist in Nevada, killing him. The 17-year-old driver and his passenger were cruising down a street in Las Vegas..
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Ed Sheeran Nixes Nevada Show, Leaves Fans Waiting in Sweltering Heat

Ed Sheeran pulled out of his Nevada concert Saturday night shortly before he was to take the stage ... apologizing to his fans and rescheduling the show. Sources connected to venue operations tell TMZ..
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Thousands of partygoers allowed to leave Burning Man festival after flooding

Tens of thousands of partygoers stranded for days at the Burning Man festival in Nevada because of flooding have started to leave the camp.
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Rumours of 'Ebola outbreak' at Burning Man Festival - here's why they're false

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Burning Man festival attendees urged to seek shelter and conserve food amid heavy rainfall

Burning Man festival attendees were urged to remain indoors and ration their supplies of food and water on Friday due to persistent heavy rainfall in the Black Rock Desert of northwestern Nevada.
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Burning Man Site Rained Out & Flooded, Festival Goers Trapped

It's pouring rain in the Nevada desert right now, which means Burning Man participants are stuck in a whole lot of mud ... and that the whole thing is kinda on pause. The annual festival -- where folks..
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Two-year-old dies from brain-eating amoeba

A two-year-old boy has died from a brain-eating amoeba in Nevada.
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Brilliant Volkanovski stops Rodriguez to retain title

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Human remains found stuffed in a bag 45 years ago identified as Ohio woman

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Decayed remains found 45 years ago stuffed in a bag in Nevada have finally been identified thanks to advancements in DNA testing.
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Nine women file sexual assault suits against Bill Cosby after Nevada abolishes statute of limitations for civil cases

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Nine women have filed a sexual assault lawsuit against Bill Cosby in Nevada, just weeks after the state abolished the statute of limitations for civil cases.
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Zedd Congratulates New Mom Who Went Into Labor At His Vegas Show

Zedd knows how to crank out tunes -- and apparently babies -- 'cause a woman went into labor at his Nevada show over the weekend and gave birth. The Grammy award-winning musician was performing at..
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Henry Ruggs Takes New Mug Shot After Agreeing To Plea Deal

Henry Ruggs was back at the Clark County Detention Center in Nevada this week ... where TMZ Sports has learned authorities made him pose for a new mug shot. Because the former Raiders star took a plea..
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'Dances With Wolves' Actor Arrested For Sexually Assaulting Minors, Other Serious Crimes

An actor who appeared in the Oscar-winning film, "Dances With Wolves," was arrested in Nevada for sexually assaulting underage girls and other serious felonies, ending a two-decade crime spree. Nathan..
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Jeremy Renner's 911 call reveals how star was 'completely crushed' in accident

Jeremy Renner was "completely crushed" by a snow plough in an accident outside his Nevada ranch on New Year's Day, a 911 call log reveals. 
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Actor Jeremy Renner Critically Injured in Snowplow Accident

Jeremy Renner was seriously injured during a snowplow accident at a Nevada ski resort -- and had to be airlifted to a hospital. The two-time Oscar-nominated actor was in "critical but stable condition..
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Meet Rosas Jr - UFC's youngest ever fighter

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'A message to silence': Area 51 blogger has homes raided by FBI and air force agents

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Democrats keep control of the US senate after projected win in Nevada

The Democrats will keep control of the US senate after a projected win in the state of Nevada, according to US media reports.
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Plane Crashes During Race in Reno Air Show, Pilot Dead in Fireball

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Shaquille O'Neal's Son, Shareef, Signs 6-Figure Deal With G League Ignite

Shaquille O'Neal's son, Shareef, is continuing to work towards his dreams of making it to the NBA one day -- he just signed a 6-figure contract with the G League. 22-year-old Shareef will play for the..
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Man, 70, charged over 1982 murder of missing schoolgirl

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A Nevada sex offender has been charged over the murder of a five-year-old girl who vanished on her way to school 40 years ago.
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Bill Clinton Sent Officials to Area 51 in Search of Aliens

Former President Bill Clinton made a pretty stunning and important revelation ... he said during his time in office he sent federal agents to Area 51 in Nevada to find if aliens were among us. Clinton..
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Camille Herron: American ultrarunner breaks own 100-mile women's world record

American Camille Herron breaks her own women's world record in winning the USA Track and Field 100-mile Championships in Nevada.
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Former Senator Harry Reid Dead at 82, Driving Force for UFO Answers

Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader and the driving force behind the UFO movement in Congress over the years, is dead. The famed Democratic Senator from Nevada died Tuesday in Henderson, NV..
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Henry Ruggs Car Crash Victim Tina Tintor Burned To Death, Coroner Says

The woman Henry Ruggs slammed his Corvette into in a fiery car crash last month burned to death ... officials revealed on Tuesday. According to reps from the Clark County coroner's office in Nevada,..
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Jon Gruden Sues NFL & Roger Goodell, You Destroyed My Career

Jon Gruden is accusing the NFL and Roger Goodell of conducting a "malicious and orchestrated campaign ... to destroy [his] career and reputation." It's all spelled out in a new lawsuit, obtained by TMZ..
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Flavor Flav Arrested for Domestic Battery in Nevada

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Darryl Strawberry Says Granddaughter Is Missing, Pleads For Help

Former MLB superstar Darryl Strawberry says his teenage granddaughter went missing Wednesday in Nevada ... and the 8x All-Star is pleading for help finding her, and prayers to keep her safe...
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Tess Tyler in 'Camp Rock' 'Memba Her?!

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Jenn Harley Charged with Assault with a Deadly Weapon

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UFC Fight Night: Islam Makhachev beats Thiago Moises in main event

Russia's Islam Makhachev impresses on his first main UFC event appearance as he easily beats Brazil's Thiago Moises at UFC Fight Night in Nevada.
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Evacuations in Nevada as California wildfire rages

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People are being evacuated from a community in the US state of Nevada as a wildlife that started in neighbouring California spreads.
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