Native settlers first built dwellings in Nevada. Pioneers found the environment difficult to conquer and the natives protective of their land. However, gold and silver were discovered in the 1800s, and Nevada became a state in 1864. Today, abandoned ghost towns remain, Hoover Dam has been built on the Colorado River, and Las Vegas has casinos, modern hotels, and lavish entertainment venues.
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California is the third largest state in the US. It is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on the west, Oregon to the north, Nevada to the east, and Mexico to the south. Visitors can view several maps of California.
A road worker in Nevada was wounded Wednesday and the suspected gunman was killed after a police chase and shootout on a remote stretch of highway, authorities said.
Stephen Sorace. Fox News. Thu, 17 Jun 2021 13:13:57 GMT.
A former professional boxer-turned-lawyer who was outside the U.S. Capitol during the deadly Jan. 6 riot has announced that he is planning to challenge Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak in Nevada's 2022 ...
Morgan Gstalter. The Hill. Wed, 16 Jun 2021 17:42:31 +0000.