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'World's tallest' Ferris wheel opens in Las Vegas

1 April 2014 Last updated at 17:21 BST

What is being billed as the world's tallest Ferris wheel has opened in Las Vegas.

At 168 metres (550 feet) high, the High Roller observation wheel is 3 metres taller than its nearest rival, the Singapore Flyer.

Tom Santorelli reports.

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