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The most prominent portion of the once-glamorous Riviera, the first high-rise on the Las Vegas Strip, has been wiped off the map to make way for something new. Shortly after 2:30 a.m., the Riviera's 24-story Monaco Tower met a splashy and swift ...

Reduced to rubble: Riviera’s Monaco Tower imploded

June 14th, 2016

The most prominent portion of the once-glamorous Riviera, the first high-rise on the Las Vegas Strip, has been wiped off the map to make way for something new. Shortly after 2:30 a.m., the Riviera's 24-story Monaco Tower met a splashy and swift ...

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