Las Vegas

Did pharaoh’s curse’ cause Suez blockade?
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Tall Tales

Did pharaoh’s curse’ cause Suez blockade?

And other stories from the stranger side of life
31 Mar 2021
Las Vegas: America’s surprising new art destination
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In Review

Las Vegas: America’s surprising new art destination

18 Dec 2019
Things to do in Las Vegas
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In Depth

Things to do in Las Vegas

From taking control of the Bellagio Fountain or getting a 24-carat gold facial to staying in a 3,000-square-foot suite
4 Jul 2018
Las Vegas shooter ‘placed cameras’ around hotel suite
Police reveal further information as investigation into Las Vegas shooting continues
In Brief

Las Vegas shooter ‘placed cameras’ around hotel suite

Gunman’s girlfriend a ‘person of interest’ in investigation, according to police
4 Oct 2017
Why police don’t call the Las Vegas shooting terrorism
The Mandalay Bay hotel, Las Vegas
In Depth

Why police don’t call the Las Vegas shooting terrorism

Is it the lack of a political motive for the worst mass shooting in modern US history - or racism?
3 Oct 2017
Las Vegas shooting: gunman kills more than 50, injures 500
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In Brief

Las Vegas shooting: gunman kills more than 50, injures 500

Police identify attacker as Stephen Paddock, ‘64-year-old white male’
2 Oct 2017
Five of the best bank holiday getaways
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In Depth

Five of the best bank holiday getaways

Explore the cobbled lanes of Prague's Old Town, or rub shoulders with the rich and famous in Vegas
19 May 2017

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'Pay to slay' trophy hunting convention begins in Las Vegas
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In Brief

'Pay to slay' trophy hunting convention begins in Las Vegas

Thousands of hunters take part in auction to kill polar bears, elephants and leopards
2 Feb 2017
Tiger Woods among Masters favourites as he confirms comeback
Tiger Woods
In Brief

Tiger Woods among Masters favourites as he confirms comeback

The 41-year-old is the most popular bet in Las Vegas as he prepares for his first three tournaments of the year
5 Jan 2017
BA plane fire: investigators find engine casing breaches
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In Brief

BA plane fire: investigators find engine casing breaches

Initial investigation into the blaze in Las Vegas suggests that the engine failure was uncontained
11 Sep 2015
What time is Mayweather vs Pacquiao and how can I watch it?
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In Depth

What time is Mayweather vs Pacquiao and how can I watch it?

The Fight of the Century is hours away – all you need to know about boxing's biggest-ever bout
30 Apr 2015
Share or be square: Las Vegas has all the answers
Columnist Edie Lush
In Depth

Share or be square: Las Vegas has all the answers

Housing, local transport, even air travel – Las Vegas is the capital of the growing 'sharing economy'
4 Dec 2014
Mysterious 'fake' phone towers discovered in the US
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In Brief

Mysterious 'fake' phone towers discovered in the US

Investigation finds 17 rogue towers around the country, some of which appear to be built on US military bases
4 Sep 2014
ROLL THE DICE: The Vegas way to start a business
In Depth

ROLL THE DICE: The Vegas way to start a business

Tony Hsieh's Downtown Project encourages people to take the leap: it's just what Britain needs
2 May 2014