Remembering Orlando Shooting, Fla. Officials Express Condolences To Las Vegas Victims

Lacy, who had the benefit of prior military experience to count on, having been stationed in the Middle East and Central America, added: "I never experienced anything of this magnitude..." Much like the victims at Pulse, the victims & survivors in La... More..

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The girlfriend of Las Vegas gunman releases her first statement
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

The girlfriend of Las Vegas gunman releases her first statement

Trump, touring a hospital in Las Vegas , told reporters Paddock was "very demented", and he asked Lombardo if investigators were any closer to establishing a motive. Danley returned late on Tuesday from a fami...More..

President lauds first responders in Las Vegas
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

President lauds first responders in Las Vegas

The killing spree in Las Vegas left 59 dead and more than 500 injured, and it could prompt Americans to start buying more guns. The early analysis is that Shepherd's hunch is probably right. Copyright 2017 N...More..

How The Las Vegas Gunman Possibly Modified Firearms
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

How The Las Vegas Gunman Possibly Modified Firearms

But just because the gunfire sounded automatic doesn't necessarily mean that Paddock used automatic weapons. "There is no waiting period mandated for firearm purchases". Gun companies' stocks jumped following t...More..

USA troops killed, 2 wounded in ambush in Niger
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

USA troops killed, 2 wounded in ambush in Niger

The two wounded USA troops are in stable condition and were flown for treatment to a military hospital at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany, AfriCom said. Defense Department confirmed on Wednesday ...More..

Mattis backs Iran deal
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Mattis backs Iran deal

On Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he would give the president " a couple of options " on how to move forward on the issue, following reports that he was working with Congress to avoid st...More..

First Las Vegas massacre victims named
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

First Las Vegas massacre victims named

Las Vegas's casinos, nightclubs and shopping draw some 3.5 million visitors from around the world each year and the area was packed with visitors when the shooting broke out shortly after 10 pm local time (050...More..

French parliament approves controversial anti-terrorism law
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

French parliament approves controversial anti-terrorism law

The man was identified by his fingerprints, which matched those taken during seven previous incidents registered by police since 2005, Paris prosecutor Francois Molins told reporters . France declared a state...More..

Gun control events with Giffords canceled after mass shooting in Las Vegas
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Gun control events with Giffords canceled after mass shooting in Las Vegas

Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., said action on guns after Las Vegas was unnecessary, "We are not going to knee-jerk react to every situation". In fact, before the Las Vegas shootings , the House was scheduled to d...More..

Akhilesh Yadav re-elected SP national chief for five years
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Akhilesh Yadav re-elected SP national chief for five years

This was later followed with Akhilesh meeting his father during which Mulayam is believed to have advised him to take older party members along with him. Now, Akhilesh loyalists believe his election as party ...More..

Uber board trims power of former chief Travis Kalanick
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Uber board trims power of former chief Travis Kalanick

Shortly after former Uber chief executive Travis Kalanick announced two new company directors , the firm's board has voted on changes which will limit the co-founder's power within Uber. Early Uber investors...More..

Robbers dig 600-meter tunnel in Sao Paulo
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Robbers dig 600-meter tunnel in Sao Paulo

The state's Public Safety Department said that agents had been monitoring the gang for three months but only discovered the tunnel Monday. This after authorities discovered an elaborate tunnel stretching almo...More..

Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend tells brother she has 'clean conscience'
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend tells brother she has 'clean conscience'

She said it never occurred to her than he was planning violence. Danley traveled with an Australian passport. "I knew Stephen Paddock as a kind, caring, quiet man ", her attorney read. She is not officia...More..

US Presidents to Attend Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

US Presidents to Attend Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert

George H.W. Bush is a part-time Houston resident and has been working with the other presidents on relief fundraising since Hurricane Harvey decimated Texas' largest city. And not only that, but the other four ...More..

Macron offers to mediate between Iraqi government and Kurds
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Macron offers to mediate between Iraqi government and Kurds

France offered on Thursday to mediate between Iraq's government and Kurdish regional authorities. "It is vital in the coming weeks and months that a dialogue begins that respects the unity, integrity and sove...More..

White House says premature to discuss gun control after Las Vegas shooting
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

White House says premature to discuss gun control after Las Vegas shooting

Guns & Guitars general manager Christopher Sullivan told CBS News he sold Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock a rifle on September 28, the same day police say Paddock checked into the Mandalay Bay hotel. In ...More..

Indian Air Force Can 'Locate, Fix And Strike' Targets Across The Border
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Indian Air Force Can 'Locate, Fix And Strike' Targets Across The Border

Last month, Army chief, General Bipin Rawat had said that India should be prepared for a two-front war claiming that China had started "flexing its muscles". The air force chief, however, added that more than...More..

Notley 'deeply disappointed' by Energy East cancellation
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Notley 'deeply disappointed' by Energy East cancellation

Because regulators failed to reach a decision on the project, TransCanada expects "no recoveries of costs from third parties". TransCanada is cancelling plans for its Energy East pipeline and Eastern Main...More..

More than 12 dead, several injured in Jhal Magsi blast
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

More than 12 dead, several injured in Jhal Magsi blast

Levies officials said that the injured were being transferred to District Headquarters Hospital, Jhal Magsi. The blast happened when the bomber blew himself up near the ladies' camp of the shrine, located in ...More..

Iraqi forces recapture IS stronghold
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Iraqi forces recapture IS stronghold

The Iraqi security forces on Thursday fully liberated the city of Hawijah from the Islamic State (IS) militants and continued to hunt down extremists around the city, the Iraqi military said . It said on Tuesd...More..

Why did Amit Shah skip Kerala rally
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Why did Amit Shah skip Kerala rally

Addressing a press conference here, CPI-M General secretary Sitaram Yechury said "The entire cycle of violence was started by the Rashtriaya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on the day assembly election results were ann...More..

Gujarat riots case: Zakia Jafri's plea against PM Modi rejected
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Gujarat riots case: Zakia Jafri's plea against PM Modi rejected

Modi, who is now the prime minister of India, was the chief minister of Gujarat . The court had upheld SIT's report which said that no offence had been established against any of the 58 people listed in Jafri'...More..

Why Arun Shourie's speech worries the government
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Why Arun Shourie's speech worries the government

In any case it was a bold step. Former Union minister Arun Shourie has called the Narendra Modi government's demonetisation as the "largest money-laundering scheme ever". Modi and Shah have ensured the Ind...More..

President Trump praises 'bravery' of Las Vegas shooting victims
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

President Trump praises 'bravery' of Las Vegas shooting victims

He also tried to console the country, saying "our unity can not be shattered by evil, our bonds can not be broken by violence". Trump and first lady Melania traveled to the University Medical Center of Sout...More..

Edward Heath inquiry: police would have interviewed him about sex abuse allegations
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Edward Heath inquiry: police would have interviewed him about sex abuse allegations

Following its release on Thursday, Lord Hunt of Wirral, chair of the Sir Edward Heath Charitable Foundation, and Lord Armstrong of Ilminster, former Cabinet Secretary, released a joint statement slamming the r...More..

Spain rejects mediation as Catalans plan to declare independence
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Spain rejects mediation as Catalans plan to declare independence

The pan-European STOXX 600 index was down 0.1 percent at its close while Spain's IBEX .IBEX posted a 2.9 percent loss. Laurent Gaetani, head of Degroof Petercam Gestion France, said he was "surprised by the...More..

Supreme court weighs case on detention of immigrants
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Supreme court weighs case on detention of immigrants

In many states, voter-suppression techniques further give the conservative party a hand. After the 2016 election, for instance, an analysis by the Associated Press found that district maps advantaged Republican...More..

Disabled woman kept in shed, sold for sex
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Disabled woman kept in shed, sold for sex

The Associated Press reports relatives of the victim contacted police after she left the mobile home park where the couple lived and learned what happened to her. It's unclear how the woman met the couple. By...More..

Russian Federation says critically injures ex-Qaeda leader in Syria; group denies
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Russian Federation says critically injures ex-Qaeda leader in Syria; group denies

While that group has not commented on the statements of the Russian military. Turkey has called for the overthrow of President Bashar Al Assad and supported several rebel factions, but has recently worked wit...More..

DOC responding to prison escape attempt in McCormick
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

DOC responding to prison escape attempt in McCormick

Brown says the prison is divided into sections, and inmates in one section started a fire that has since been put out. The Department of Corrections denied on social media that there was a fire at the facilit...More..

The Raiders Donated $50000 To Las Vegas Shooting Victims
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

The Raiders Donated $50000 To Las Vegas Shooting Victims

Now, he's hoping to raise $2 million . Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo stressed the need for blood donations during an early press conference Monday, and was later joined by other officials urging mor...More..

Las Vegas shooting: Democrats demand gun legislation, Republicans praise first responders
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Las Vegas shooting: Democrats demand gun legislation, Republicans praise first responders

Democrats are seizing on the violence in Nevada to demand tougher gun restrictions. The portion of Americans who have guns in their homes is at a high of 48 percent, according to an August 2017 survey by N...More..

Minnesota's Bike or Walk to School Day: It's a Movement
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Minnesota's Bike or Walk to School Day: It's a Movement

It is now in its 20th year. "It's all about developing healthy habits we want to make sure our students understand the importance of physical activity especially at the elementary school level". - Bicycle Saf...More..

Las Vegas Shooter Spared 'Gentle Soul' Girlfriend, Sisters Say
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Las Vegas Shooter Spared 'Gentle Soul' Girlfriend, Sisters Say

Danley, an Australian citizen reported to have been born in the Philippines , had been sharing Paddock's condo at a retirement community in Mesquite, Nevada, about 90 miles (145 km) northeast of Las Vegas ,...More..

Las Vegas killer's father was bank robber on Federal Bureau of Investigation most wanted list
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Las Vegas killer's father was bank robber on Federal Bureau of Investigation most wanted list

It read "Caution: Paddock, diagnosed as psychopathic, has carried fire arms in commission of bank robberies". Eric Paddock said he showed the Federal Bureau of Investigation three years of text messages fro...More..