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People try to protect their homes during the Pinehaven Fire in the Caughlin Ranch area of Reno, Nev.

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Supporters for US President Donald Trump run to the stage area of a political rally at the Minden-Tahoe Airport prior to the start of a rally for Trump in Minden, Nev.

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Martin Custodio, left, and Rafael Castillo wear Pepe masks while standing near razor wire at an entrance to the Nevada Test and Training Range near Area 51 near Rachel, Nevada. People came to visit the gate inspired by the "Storm Area 51" internet hoax.

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People enter and exit the Alien Research Center in Hiko, Nev. No one knows what to expect, but lots of people are preparing for "Storm Area 51" in the Nevada desert. Neighbors, elected officials and experts say the craze sparked by an internet joke inviting people to "see them aliens" might become a cultural marker, a dud or something in-between.

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This satellite image provided by ©2019 Maxar Technologies shows a view over the Burning Man Festival in Gerlach, Nevada.

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Miss North Carolina Cheslie Kryst gets crowned by last year's winner Sarah Rose Summers after winning the 2019 Miss USA final competition in the Grand Theatre in the Grand Sierra Resort in Reno, Nevada.

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Miss North Carolina Cheslie Kryst wins the 2019 Miss USA final competition in the Grand Theatre in the Grand Sierra Resort in Reno, Nevada. Kryst, a North Carolina lawyer who represents some prison inmates for free, won the 2019 Miss USA title Thursday night in a diverse field that included teachers, nurses and members of the military.

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People wear masks and hold signs in the shape of coffins during a protest against drone warfare held at the entrance of Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, Nevada.

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Keisy Medina adjusts her headdress on a costume representing El Salvador during a Cinco de Mayo festival in a park, in North Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Police respond to an active shooter at a high-rise building of luxury condominiums in Reno, Nevada.

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Police respond to an active shooter at a high-rise building of luxury condominiums in Reno, Nevada. A suspect is in custody after opening fire for at least 20 minutes but there are no reports of any injuries, authorities said. The shots were fired at the Montage, a building in downtown Reno where SWAT teams and news vans have gathered.

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Floyd Mayweather Jr., center left, and Conor McGregor face off during a weigh-in in Las Vegas. The two are scheduled to fight in a boxing match Saturday in Las Vegas.

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