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Moratin's crowning triumph in original comedy was El Si las Ninas (1806), which was performed night after night to crowded.
At another general assembly, his fourth, he gave new and more stringent rules, which are found in the Compilation de las instrucciones del officio de la Santa Inquisition.
The city proper is almost entirely enclosed by the remains of a great granite wall (built in 1673, when the new city was established), on the top of which on the side facing the sea is Las Bovedas promenade.
It crosses a section that is mostly desert, but is connected with the Bullfrog District by the Las Vegas & Tonopah, which runs from Goldfield through Beatty and Rhyolite, and meets the San Pedro, Los Angeles & Salt Lake at Las Vegas.
His counsellor, Las Cases, strongly urged that step and made overtures to Captain Maitland of H.M.S.Advertisement
It was on this understanding (which Las Cases afterwards misrepresented) that Napoleon on the 15th of July mounted the deck of the "Bellerophon."
Nevertheless, during his last voyage he enjoyed excellent health even in the tropics, and seemed less depressed than his associates, Bertrand, Gourgaud, Las Cases and Montholon.
On a lower level as regards credibility stands the Memorial de SainteHelene, compiled by Las Cases from Napoleon's conversations with the obvious aim of creating a Napoleonic legend.
But in the works edited by Montholon and Las Cases, where the political aim constantly obtrudes itself, the emperor is made again and again to embroider on the theme that he had always been the true champion of ordered freedom.
The folly of the monarchs of the Holy Alliance in Europe gained for the writings of Montholon and Las Cases (that of Gourgaud was not published till 1899) a ready reception, with the result that Napoleon reappeared in the literature of the ensuing decades wielding an influence scarcely less potent than that of the grey-coated figure into whose arms France flung herself on his return from Elba.Advertisement
The works of Las Cases and Montholon should also be read with great caution.
Of Herrera's writings, the most valuable is his Historia general de los hechos de los Castellanos en las islas y tierra firme del Mar Oceano (Madrid, 1601-1615, 4 vols.), a work which relates the history of the Spanish-American colonies from 1492 to 1554.
The author's official position gave him access to the state papers and to other authentic sources not attainable by other writers, while he did not scruple to borrow largely from other MSS., especially from that of Bartolome de Las Casas.
Eastwards the mountain system, the Jebel Sangeli, maintains the same general character as far as Bandar Gori (Las Korai), where the precipitous northern cliffs approach within 200 or 300 yards of the gulf, their bare brown rocks and clays presenting the same uninviting appearance as the light brown hills skirting the Red Sea.
East of Berbera are Las Korai, Karam, Hais and other small seaports.Advertisement
His last work was the Memorias de las reynas Catolicas, 2 vols.
A central agricultural experiment station (founded 1904) is maintained by the government at Santiago de las Vegas; but there is no agricultural college, nor any special school for the scientific teaching and improvement of sugar and tobacco farming or manufacture.
The tobacco industries are very largely concentrated in Havana, and there are factories in Santiago de las Vegas and Bejucal.
In Havana, also, there is a school of painting and sculpture, a school of arts and trades, and a national library, all of which are supported or subventioned by the national government, as are also a public library in Matanzas, and the Agricultural Experiment Station at Santiago de las Vegas.
Under a succession of liberal governors (especially Luis de las Casas, 1790-1796, and the marques de Someruelos, 1799-1813), at the end of the 18th century and the first part of the 19th, when the wars in Europe cut off Spain almost entirely from the colony, Cuba was practically independent.Advertisement
General Las Casas, in particular, left behind him in Cuba an undying memory of good efforts.
For such purposes, as also for use as mirrors, masks and labrets, it was extensively employed, under the name, of itztli, by the ancient Mexicans, who quarried it at the Cerro de las Navajas, or "Hill of Knives," near Timapan.
The most important towns, besides Sparta and Gythium, were Bryseae, Amyclae and Pharis in the Eurotas plain, Pellana and Belbina on the upper Eurotas, Sellasia on the Oenus, Caryae on the Arcadian frontier, Prasiae, Zarax and Epidaurus Limera on the east coast, Geronthrae on the slopes of Parnon, Boeae, Asopus, Helos, Las and Teuthrone on the Laconian Gulf, and Hippola, Messa and Oetylus on the Messenian Gulf.
Aquilino Padran, a priest of Las Palmas, that anything about the inscription on the island Hierro has been brought to light.
Verneau discovered in the ravines of Las Balos some genuine Libyan inscriptions.Advertisement
Many of the factories derive their motive power from the falls of a mountain torrent known as the Salto de las Aguas.
Early in 1878 Alphonso married his cousin, Princess Maria de las Mercedes, daughter of the duc de Montpensier, but she died within six months of her marriage.
The instrument, described by Oviedo (Historia de las Indias Occidentales, Salamanca, 1535), consisted of a small hollow wooden tube, shaped like a Y, the two points of which being inserted in the nose of the smoker, the other end was held into the smoke of burning tobacco, and thus the fumes were inhaled.
Lope de Vega dedicated to him a celebrated play entitled Las Almenas de Toro (1619), and when Castro's Comedias were published in 1618-1621 he dedicated the first volume to Lope de Vega's daughter.
The drama that has made Castro's reputation is Las Mocedades del Cid (1 599 ?), to the first part of which Corneille was largely indebted for the materials of his tragedy.Advertisement
An interview took place at Mala, on the sea-coast, on the 13th of November 1537, which led to no result, and Almagro was finally defeated in the battle of Las Salinas near Cuzco on the 26th of April 1538.
The city stands on a plain at the foot of the Cerro de las Campanas, 6168 ft.
In the 19th century were Variedades de ciencias, literatura, y artes (1803-1805), among whose contributors have been the distinguished names of Quintana, Moratin and Antillon; Misceldnea de comercio (1819); and Diario general de las ciencias medicas.
Las Casas 12 reports a story that before creation the creator-god had a bad son who sought, after creation, to undo all that his father had done.
Its citadel was founded as a Christian fortress after the defeat of the Moors at Las Navas de Tolosa (1212).Advertisement
Soon after 1540 he entered the household of the famous Cortes, who supplied him with most of the material for his Historia de las Indias (1552), and Cronica de la conquista de Nueva Espana (1552).
In former times Mexico was overrun with mendicants (pordioseros), vagrants and criminals (rateros), and the " Portales de las Flores " on the east of the Plaza Mayor was a favourite " hunting-ground " for them because of its proximity to the cathedral; but modern conditions have largely reduced this evil.
Hence he spoke of the "Indies," and "las Indies" continued to be the official name given to their American possessions by the Spaniards for many generations.
On the south, east and west, these ranges, though wild and rugged, are of no great elevation, but on the north the Pyrenees attain their greatest altitude in the peaks of Aneto (11,168 ft.) and Monte Perdido (10,998 ft.) - also known as Las Tres Sorores, and, in French, as Mont Perdu.
With the consent of his partner he resolved to go to Spain on behalf of the oppressed natives, and the result of his representations was that in 1516 Cardinal Jimenes caused a commission to be sent out for the reform of abuses, Las Casas himself, with the title of "protector of the Indians," being appointed to advise and report on them.Advertisement
The emigration movement proved a failure, and Las Casas lived long enough to express his shame for having been so slow to see that Africans were as much entitled to freedom as were the natives of the New World.
In 1539 Las Casas was sent to Spain to obtain Dominican recruits, and through Loaysa, general of the order, and confessor of Charles V., he was successful in obtaining royal orders and letters favouring his enterprise.
During this stay in Europe, which lasted more than four years, he visited Germany to see the emperor; he also (1542) wrote his Veynte Razones, in defence of the liberties of the Indians and the Brevisima Relation de la Destruycion des las Indias occidentales, the latter of which was published some twelve years later.
In 1565 Las Casas successfully remonstrated with Philip II.
His Historia de las Indias was not published till 1875-1876.Advertisement
The town surrendered on the 7th of September, but disease and the defeat of the fleet by the Aragonese navy at Las Farmiguas Islands led to a retreat, during which, on the 5th of October, the king died.
The development of the Basque mining industry is fully described in Las Minas de hierro de la provincia de Vizcaya, progressos realizados en esta region derde 1870 hast y 1899 (Bilbao, 1900).
South of that parallel they merge in the estacion de las Aguas, or rainy season, from May to October, and the estacion seca, or dry season, which prevails for the rest of the year.
Pio Perez (in Stephens, Incidents of Travel in Yucatan) and in the remarkable 16th century Relation de las cocas de Yucatan by Diego de Landa, published by Brasseur de Bourbourg (Paris, 1864).
It is known near Guatemala city as the Sierra de las Nubes, and enters Mexico as the Sierra de Istatan.Advertisement
A range called the Sierra de Chama, which, however, changes its name frequently from place to place, strikes eastward towards British Honduras, and is connected by low hills with the Cockscomb Mountains; another similar range, the Sierra de Santa Cruz, continues east to Cape Cocoli between the Polochic and the Sarstoon; and a third, the Sierra de las Minas or, in its eastern portion, Sierra del Mico, stretches between the Polochic and the Motagua.
Gold is obtained at Las Quebradas near Izabal, silver in the departments of Santa Rosa and Chiquimula, salt in those of Santa Rosa and Alta Vera Paz.
The city is regularly laid out on a hilly site, on both sides of the Purgatory (or Las Animas) river, near a picturesque canyon and mountain district, including the Stonewall Valley, and at the foot of the Raton Mountains, of which the highest peak, Fisher's (or Raton) Peak (9586 ft.), is 10 m.
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His treatise De natura novi orbis libri duo (Salamanca, 1588-1589) may be regarded as the preliminary draft of his celebrated Historia natural y moral de las Indias (Seville, 1590) which was speedily translated into Italian (1596), French (1597), Dutch (1598), German (1601), Latin (1602) and English (1604).
Llorente also wrote Memorias Para la historia de la revolution espanola (Paris, 1814-1816), translated into French (Paris, 1815-1819); Noticias historicas sobre las tres provincial va congadas (Madrid, 1806-1808); an autobiography, Noticia biografica (Paris, 1818), and other works.
For the history, see in addition to the works cited under Spain (section History), Cronicas de los reyes de Castilla, by C. Rosell (Madrid, 1875-1877, 2 vols.); Coleccion de las cronicas y memorias de los reyes de Castilla (Madrid, 1 7791787, 7 vols.); and Historia de las communidades de Castilla (Madrid, 1897).
Latterly the word fuero came to be used in Castile in a wider sense than before, as meaning a general code of laws; thus about the time of Saint Ferdinand the old Lex Visigothorum, then translated for the first time into the vernacular, was called the Fuero Juzgo, a name which was soon retranslated into the barbarous Latin of the period as Forum Judicum; 4 and among the compilations of Alphonso the Learned in like manner were an Espejo de Fueros and also the Fuero de las leyes, better known perhaps as the Fuero Real.
The Virgin Islands were discovered by Columbus in his second voyage, in 1494, and named Las Virgenes, in honour of St Ursula and her companions.
The turkey, so far as we know, was first described by Oviedo in his Sumario de la natural historic de las Indias 2 (cap. xxxvi.), said to have been published in 1527.
The most important suburbs are Gracia, Las Corts de Sarria, Horta, San Andres de Palomar, San Gervasio de Cassolas, San Martin de Provensals and Sans.
Santa Maria del Mar, Santa Ana, Santos Justo y Pastor, San Pedro de las Puellas, and San Pablo del Campo are all churches worthy of mention.
Las Casas has drawn a terrible picture of the oppression he strove in vain to prevent.
Near Valencia on the Puerto Cabello railway are the Las Trincheras thermal springs.
Access from the city to the Alhambra Park is afforded by the Puerta de las Granadas (Gate of Pomegranates), a massive triumphal arch dating from the i 5th century.
Opposite to this hall is the Sala de las dos Hermanas (Hall of the two Sisters), so-called from two very beautiful white marble slabs laid as part of the pavement.
The other district includes Grand Canary, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, and has at its head a sub-governor, residing in Las Palmas, on Grand Canary, who is independent of the governor except in regard to elections and municipal administration.
The court of appeal, created in 1526, is in Las Palmas.
The captaingeneral and second commandant of the archipelago reside in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, and there is a brigadier-governor of Grand Canary, residing in Las Palmas, besides eight inferior military commandants.
Laguna and Las Palmas are episcopal sees, in the archbishopric of Seville.
Its commanding position gained it in 1634, by royal decree, the title of "Llave del Nuevo Mundo y Antemural de las Indias Occidentales" (Key of the New World and Bulwark of the West Indies), in reference to which it bears on its coat of arms a symbolic key and representations of the Morro, Punta and Fuerza.
In the sailing directions, issued in 1561, for the use of this expedition the phrase " las Islas Filipinas " was used as applying to the entire archipelago.
The name " California " was taken from Ordonez de Montalvo's romance of chivalry Las Sergas de Esplandian (Madrid, 15 ro), in which is told of black Amazons ruling an island of this name " to the right of the Indies, very near the quarter of the terrestrial paradise."
For conduct at Las Guasimas and San Juan Hill, Wood was promoted brigadier-general July 1898 and in Dec. major-general of volunteers.
In 190t about a third and in 1907 nearly two-fifths of the state's output came from Las Animas county.
Thus, at Santa Fe, in the north central part of the state, the elevation is 7013 ft.; at Raton, in the N.E., 6400 ft.; at Las Cruces, in the extreme S., 3570 ft.; and at Red Bluff, in the extreme S.E., 2876 ft.
Other systems contemplated by the government were the Las Vegas project for reclaiming 10,000 acres near Las Vegas, the Urton Lake project for reclaiming 60,000 acres in the Pecos Valley, and the La Plata Valley project for irrigating about 40,000 acres in the northwestern part of New Mexico, 35 m.
The chief cities were Albuquerque (6238), Santa Fe (5603), Las Vegas (3552) and Raton (3540).
The state maintains an insane asylum at Las Vegas, a deaf and dumb asylum and penitentiary at Santa Fe, an institute for the blind at Almagordo, a reform school at El Rito and a miners' hospital at Raton.
Kearny reached Las Vegas on the 15th of August, assured the people of protection if they remained peaceable, and three days later entered Santa Fe without opposition.
The Andes, however, present an unbroken barrier on the east, except at a few points in the south where the general elevation is not over 5000 to 6000 ft., and where some of the Chilean rivers, as the Palena and Las Heras, have their sources on its eastern side.
The next large river is the Las Heras, or Baker, through which the waters of Lakes Buenos Aires and Pueyrredon, or Cochrane, find their way to the Pacific. Both of these large lakes are crossed by the boundary line.
The Las Heras discharges into Martinez Inlet, the northern part of a large estuary called Baker or Calen Inlet which penetrates the mainland about 75 m.
The course of the Las Heras from Lake Buenos Aires is south and southwest, the short range of mountains in which are found the Cerros San Valentin and Arenales forcing it southward for an outlet.
The Hab river, which forms the boundary west of Karachi; the Purali (the ancient Arabus), which drains the low-lying flats of Las Bela; the Hingol (the ancient Tomerus) and the Dasht, which drain Makran, are all considerable streams, draining into the Arabian Sea and forming important arteries in the network of internal communication.
Secondly, to the west of this mountain wilderness, stretching upwards from the sea in a wedge form between the Brahui highlands and the group of towering peaks which enclose the Hingol river and abut on the sea at Malan, are the alluvial flats and delta of the Purali, forming the little province of Las Bela, the home of the Las Rajput.
These two dialects are separated by the belt of Brahui and Sindhi speakers who occupy the Sarawan and Jalawan hills, and Las Bela.
After this there is a drop to 80,000 mixed Baluchis and less than 40,000 Lasis (Lumris) of Las Bela.
After this the chiefs of Las and Wad, the Marris and Bugtis, Kej and Makran all threw off their allegiance, and anarchy became so widespread that the British government again interfered.
Among general critical studies are Costa e Silva's Ensaio biographico-critico and the masterly work of Menendez y Pelayo, Historia de las ideas estaticas Espana.
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Before the conquest of South America, the Rio de las Amazonas had no general name; for, according to a common custom, each savage tribe gave a name only to the section of the river which it occupied - such as Paranaguazu, Guyerma, Solimoes and others.
Next follows a marshy tract at the mouth of the Guadalquivir known as Las Marismas, after which the coast-line becomes more varied, and includes the fine Bay of Cadix.
The Guadalquivir basin is likewise divided by the configuration of the ground into a small upper portion of considerable elevation and a much larger lower portion mainly lowland, the latter composed from Seville downwards of a perfectly level and to a large extent unhealthy alluvium (Las Marismas).
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Returning to Spain in 1798, he published his famous Catdlogo de las lenguas de las naciones conocidas (6 vols., 1800-1805), in which he collected the philological peculiarities of three hundred languages and drew up grammars of forty languages.
A third example of Roman architecture - the remains of a white marble portico supposed to have formed the entrance to the hippodrome - is known by the Judaeo-Spanish designation of Las Incantadas, from the eight Caryatides in the upper part of the structure.
During this period he published his two best works - an historical novel, Las Campanas de Huesca, and the history of the decay of Spain from Philip III.
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The fanaticism of the Muwahhadis did not prevent them from encouraging the establishment of Christians even in Fez, and after the battle of Las Navas de Tolosa they occasionally entered into alliances with the kings of Castile.
His "epic canto" on the destruction of his ships by Cortes (Las Naves de Cortes destruidas) failed to win a prize offered by the Academy in 1777, and was published posthumously (1785).
But a better idea of Moratin's talent is afforded by his anacreontic verses and by his Carta histOrica sobre el origen y progresos de las fiestas de toros en Espana.
Kubary, Ethno- graphische Beitrdge zur Kentniss des Karolinen-Archipel (Leiden, 1889-1892); De Abrade, Historia del conflicto de las Carolinas, &c. (Madrid, 1886).
The children of this marriage were Maria de las Mercedes, titular queen from the death of her father until the birth of her brother, born on the 11th of September 1880, married on the 14th of February 1901 to Prince Carlos of Bourbon, died on the 17th of October 1904; Maria Teresa, born on the 12th of November 1882, married to Prince Ferdinand of Bavaria on the 12th of January 1906; and Alphonso (see below).
The excesses of the earliest Spanish settlers have become a commonplace, largely through the passionate eloquence of Bartolome de Las Casas (see LAS Casas).
Shipbuilding is carried on at Las Palmas; and the minor industries include the manufacture of cloth, drawn-linen (calado) work, silk, baskets, hats, &c. A group of Indian merchants, who employ coolie labour, produce silken, jute and cotton goods, Oriental embroideries, wrought silver, brass-ware, porcelain, carved sandal-wood, &c. The United Kingdom heads the import trade in coal, textiles, hardware, iron, soap, candles and colonial products.
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With a small amount of planning, you can make your Las Vegas outdoor wedding dream come true!
If you're heading out for a Las Vegas wedding, choose a shirt with dice or cards.
If you are hosting a themed wedding, look for an image that reflects your theme, such as a pair of dice at a Las Vegas themed wedding.
Informal Las Vegas weddings are a great way for couples to get married without all the expense and fuss of a typical wedding.
For these individuals, informal Las Vegas weddings are absolutely perfect.
Beyond the fact that Las Vegas is a wedding and honeymoon destination in its own right, the city offers many informal options that allow for holding a wedding on short notice.
Las Vegas is the Mecca of informal wedding chapels.
Las Vegas is also one of the few places in the world that offer both walk-in and drive-through services at many chapels on and off the Strip.
Near the Las Vegas Strip, you will find a plethora of venues to hold your informal wedding.
Las Vegas offers some of the most unique options in the world for those looking to have a fantastic, yet informal wedding.
In Las Vegas, it is completely reasonable and quite easy to have your favorite celebrity impersonator officiate your wedding.
No request is too outrageous in Las Vegas.
The reason Las Vegas has become such a wedding destination is due to a few rather practical reasons.
One of the most common phrases people throw around when it comes to Las Vegas is "What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas."
With so many places to go and things to do, informal Las Vegas weddings make a lot of sense for those looking to combine both the wedding and the honeymoon into one big vacation.
Couples who plan a Las Vegas wedding are often looking for a unique way to elope.
Getting married in Las Vegas is a choice many couples make for the glamour and money saving options the city offers.
Las Vegas helicopter weddings, while unique, are not for everyone.
Many couples choose to wed in a helicopter above the Las Vegas Strip or as they tour above nearby locations like the Hoover Dam, Grand Canyon or Valley of Fire.
Helicopter wedding packages in Las Vegas vary from company to company.
The cost of the helicopter wedding in Las Vegas depends on the company and the package chosen.
Finally, couples will often need to obtain their own Las Vegas marriage license and pay the related fees.
Wedding planning companies in Las Vegas, chapels and helicopter services are all companies that offer Las Vegas helicopter weddings.
After the ceremony, a tour of downtown Las Vegas, including Freemont Street and the Strip, completes the evening.
Las Vegas Concierge has Las Vegas Strip by Helicopter Wedding that includes saying "I do" over the Strip.
Having a wedding in the skies of Las Vegas is a great way for daring brides and grooms to make memories on their wedding day.
The pair were wed in Las Vegas, but once again the relationship didn't last.
The following month in Las Vegas, she was arrested on suspicion of cocaine, and her defense was that the purse containing the cocaine wasn't expensive enough to be hers.
Donald Trump told Variety a seventh season is in the bag and he's hoping it will be shot in Las Vegas or Miami.
His Las Vegas, Nevada, death was attributed to a possible gang rivalry as well as an East Coast-West Coast record label feud.
While you're in L.A., should you decide to do anything besides celeb hunt, Starline also offers transportation to many other destinations of choice, such as Disneyland, Venice Beach, Las Vegas, and along the California coast.
Hollywood Tours can also take you to other California hot spots like Universal Studios, Sea World, and Six Flags, as well as Las Vegas tours.
Lance and Sheryl met at the Grand Slam for Children charity event in Las Vegas in October 2003.
Every May, in Las Vegas, several Chers and Elvises, a few Marilyn Monroes, and the Pope, to name a few, gather to swap stories and network at the annual Celebrity Impersonator Convention.
Tom made several appearances on the Ed Sullivan Show and became a somewhat regular fixture in Las Vegas.
Tom continues to tour, perform in Las Vegas, and work on new music.
They married in September 2004, just eight months after Spears had a quickie Las Vegas wedding to childhood friend Jason Alexander.
Duhamel had been a regular fixture on All My Children and one of the stars of Las Vegas.
Winners of each competition stay on the "A-list" side of their Las Vegas house, enjoying top amenities, while the losers are demoted to the "B-list" side.
The next acting gig for Dane was as Leo Broder on the television show Las Vegas.
On May 1, 1996, they eloped in Las Vegas and now have three children -- Michael Joseph, Lola Grace and Joaquin Antonio.
One of Planet Hollywood's prime locations is in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Right now, officials are focusing their efforts on the Las Vegas location.
After completing the substance abuse treatment program, she was spotted at a club in Las Vegas and at various parties wearing an alcohol monitoring bracelet.
Her hot tub escapades on the series made the Las Vegas season one of the most memorable and kept her in the limelight when the series wrapped.
Following the breakup with Timberlake, Diaz was briefly linked to Las Vegas magician Criss Angel and actor Jude Law.
Sweetin married set designer Cody Herpin on July 14, 2007 in Las Vegas.
He claimed that she had proposed to him, he said yes and the two ran off to a Las Vegas wedding chapel and got hitched vowing to stay together…forever.
Nicholas Cage owns an Oscar for his work in the film Leaving Las Vegas.
Whether that's true or not remains to be seen, but sources say the couple plan to go to Las Vegas on February 8.
Paris Hilton's birthday bash was a night to remember, as the heiress took to a Las Vegas stage where she donned skimpy lingerie to perform with the Pussycat Dolls.
Patterson asked for Carmen's hand in marriage while the two were in Las Vegas celebrating her 36th birthday.
At that time, his family relocated to Las Vegas, Nevada.
Even with such a busy schedule of television and radio shows, Dr. Drew keeps up his own private practice, and is part of the staff at both Las Encinas and Huntington Memorial hospitals.
Reportedly, he and his girlfriend Melissa Isaac were leaving a club in Las Vegas when an argument began.
In the latest Joaquin news, apparently, he tried testing his skills as an MC at a Las Vegas nightclub and it seems that the reviews by witnesses weren't that favorable.
A brief time after confirming their togetherness, Holly moved into Angel's Las Vegas home.
Angel's career is in Las Vegas and Madison needed to be in Los Angeles for her career.
Madison has since moved back to Los Angeles to continue working on her career, while Angel remains in Las Vegas, working his show Criss Angel Believe at the Luxor hotel.
The Siegfried and Roy show ran in Las Vegas for 13 years and is considered one of the most successful acts in Vegas history.
The pair still reside in Las Vegas so they can be close to their animals' home - "The Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat" - inside the Mirage.
As a teen, Post was a cheerleader for Las Lomas High School in Walnut Creek, California.
She also ran several shows in Las Vegas, entertaining crowds with her singing and dancing.
This is because, other than some small film parts and a few opening act gigs in Las Vegas, her star power quickly faded.
She garnered a lot of attention there with her skills and energy, and she signed on to perform in country guitarist Joe Maphis' Las Vegas show.
He was accused along with three co-defendants with the crime of breaking into a Las Vegas hotel room and taking sports memorabilia at gunpoint.
Simpson and a small group of men entered the Palace Station hotel in Las Vegas and looted a variety of sports memorabilia.
Shortly after the death of her son, Marie Osmond went back to work with her brother, Donny, performing at the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Today, Marie Osmond is single and living in Las Vegas, Nevada, with her family.
This led to a similar job as a guard at the Sands Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.
While working in Las Vegas, Walker was encouraged to return to California and pursue a career in acting.
Rapper and musician Tupac Shakur was shot after attending a boxing match in Las Vegas.
Aboard Carnival "fun ships," you'll discover Las Vegas-style décor and live entertainment.
The email was from the German Shepherd Rescue Group in Las Vegas.
The Center's founder is Dr. John K Bixby who is a Fellow of the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, the world-renowned dental training center.Dr.
Sleep apnea Las Vegas may seem like an odd combination for Sin City.
Sleep apnea may not top of concerns for visitors, but Las Vegas' population has the same day-to-day concerns as any other city.
Channel 8 Las Vegas discussed studies that sleep apnea, if left untreated can lead to an earlier death.
Dentists in Las Vegas offer alternative therapies for sleep apnea.
Health Grades lists ten different sleep specialists in Las Vegas and their clinics.
Dr. Patel, DDS at the Center of Cosmetic & General Dentistry studied at the Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental Studies to receive special training on oral appliances for sleep apnea.
The Ella look has a slight Las Vegas feel to them.
In Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas he steps it up a notch and wears very large aviator styled frames with a retro feel.
This was the case with Miracle Strip Amusement Park in Panama City, Florida, which closed in 2004 due to declining attendance, and the MGM Amusement Park in Las Vegas, which gradually shrank and closed as attendance dwindled.
Rockstar has released another addition to the GTA series and this time you're taking it to the mean gangsta streets in places that resemble L.A., Las Vegas, and San Francisco.
The glittery, sin-filled Las Vegas serves as a great backdrop for your missions.
But gradually, video games with their blaring audio and costumed aliens burst from the booths in the Las Vegas Convention Center and...
Play a gold prospector on a quest to go to Las Vegas.
Reportedly a resident of Las Vegas, he was banned from professional boxing for injuring his opponents, later joining the evil Shadoloo organization.
However, unlike the underground boxer from Las vegas, Dudley's moves are performed with "command motions" rather than "charge motions".
When it was unveiled to the world in Las Vegas at the Consumer Electronics Show, the Palm Pre release date was tentatively set as some time in 2009.
When the Palm Pre was initially revealed at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, many industry pundits and analysts said that it could be the first real "iPhone killer."
The Consumer Electronics Show is the largest technology trade show in North America and it takes place each year in Las Vegas.
After the first season, the episode format was changed so now the dancers who make it to callbacks in Las Vegas dance for the judges and the top 20 dancers are selected right then and there.
A wide variety of nonprofit jobs in Las Vegas, NV are available to qualified applicants.
There is much more to this thriving city than the glitz and glamour of the Las Vegas Strip.
Las Vegas is a large community that has many thriving neighboring communities including Henderson, Summerlin, and Nellis Air Force Base.
Nonprofit jobs in Las Vegas can be found by specifying the city and the industry.
Be sure to also review the jobs posted within the Las Vegas Review Journal, which is Las Vegas' major newspaper.
People who have never lived in Las Vegas may be surprised by the vast numbers of nonprofit organizations that call this city home.
Whether you want to teach interpretive dance to children, work with hospice patients, or help facilitate a support group, you can find a nonprofit organization in Las Vegas or the surrounding areas to suit your career aspirations.
When they encountered the Rock they named it, Isla de las Alcatraces because of the large pelican population covering the island.
Not surprising the Eros-Guide Las Vegas probably has the most escort listings than any other.
Recently, I have received orders from some new stores like Jatem in Boca Raton, FL, Oxygen in Key West and Astoria in Las Vegas.
In 1997, an FAO Schwarz store opened in the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.
Both the New York and the Las Vegas locations aim to offer a lot for guests to see and do while they shop.
Fitting the Roman Forum theme of Caesar's Palace, the first thing visitors to the Las Vegas location see is a 47-foot tall Trojan Horse.
In addition to the amazing assortment of toys, the Las Vegas store includes two special areas.
Recognizing that kids love sweets almost as much as they love toys, the Las Vegas store includes an FAO Schweetz candy shop.
There are also plans to bring the Muppet Whatnot Workshop to the Las Vegas location.
If you're a kid, or just a kid at heart, FAO Schwarz toy store is definitely worth a visit if you're in New York or Las Vegas.
Wits and Wagers is a fast paced, fun filled Las Vegas style game.
There are still the striking pieces in bold colors like red and black, like the Viva Las Vegas ensembles found in the kids' section of Kelle Company's website.
Discount airfare to popular tourist destinations like Las Vegas or New York can put many other cities within your reach and budget.
Harry Winston pieces are available at only the finest jewelers, with exclusive Harry Winston retail stores in Las Vegas, Paris, Geneva, Tokyo, Osaka, Taipei, Beverly Hills, and New York.
In October 2004, the company unveiled the first Juicy Couture boutique in Las Vegas, and today more than a dozen boutiques are scattered across the country.
Look at the lesson learned by Roy Horn a couple of years ago in my hometown of Las Vegas.
Las Vegas coupons are a great way to stick to a budget while still taking in all the sights in this fabulous city.
If you have a printer, getting those great Las Vegas coupons is just a click away.
While there are plenty of coupons to be found on the Internet, some can be purchased prior to your visit and, if you know where to look, in Las Vegas.
The are plenty of coupons and deals for your Las Vegas trip on this popular auction site.
You can have a lot of fun, even on a budget, with Las Vegas coupons.
Use promo codes for free Las Vegas hotel rooms to keep your vacation under your travel budget.
Traveling to Las Vegas can be a fun trip, so make sure you have plenty of money for exciting activities by saving money on your accommodations.
Las Vegas is a popular tourist destination, so it usually does not take much to find some great discount hotel room coupons.
Sometimes you may need to enter or mention promo codes for free Las Vegas hotel rooms when you book your hotel; other times, you may just need to mention the name of the particular offer you wish to use.
The travel websites where you book your vacation to Las Vegas often have special deals and promotions for getting a free night in a hotel room.