Obama to visit Las Vegas next week

Last Updated: Thu, Jan 24, 2013 21:45 hrs

President Barack Obama plans to visit Las Vegas next week on the first trip outside Washington of his second term.

Obama made numerous stops in Nevada while campaigning for re-election and defeated Republican Mitt Romney in the state.

A White House official confirmed the destination on condition of anonymity before the formal announcement.

Other details were not immediately available.

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