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Las Vegas Mass Shooting: What We Know So Far

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Back in the U.S. just a few days, those worst fears have been realised. The police say the shooter appeared to have acted alone. But far fewer, 47%, say there would be fewer mass shootings in the USA if it were harder for people to legally obtain guns. Read More »

Barcelona striking in protest over Catalonia referendum violence

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Barcelona's game with Las Palmas on Sunday will be played behind closed doors due to the violent clashes going on around Catalunya amid their unofficial independence referendum vote. "The club tried to call the game off, but it wasn't possible". The Spanish league said there was no reason to suspend the game because authorities had guaranteed the safety of everyone involved, including the fans. Read More »

Man in custody after shooting at officers in northeast Ohio

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Havrilek was taken to Akron General Hospital with minor injuries after the incident. Fortunately, there were no police officers or civilians injured during the police shootout. Suspect has gunshot wounds according to the Barberton Police Chief. They posted the following all-clear note on Twitter at approximately 8:45 p.m. Active situation in area, stay clear. Read More »

Tillerson weighed quitting in July amid tensions with Trump

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Their meeting came days after Tillerson, in a session with Trump's national security team and Cabinet officials at the Pentagon, openly criticized the president and reportedly called him a "moron", NBC said, citing three officials familiar with the incident. Read More »

Pique commits to staying with Spain despite fierce criticism

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Spain are well placed to qualify for next summer's World Cup in Russian Federation as they are now three points clear of Italy at the top of their qualifying group. Barcelona and Spain defender Gerard Pique has revealed he considered retiring from the national team over the recent criticism he has received from supporters. Read More »

Egypt 'ordered 30000 grenades from North Korea'

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has long made a practice of mitigating the effects of sanctions against his country by selling cheap weapons to third world countries (including Iran, Burma, Cuba, Syria, Eritrea, Uganda, and Congo) and at least two terrorist groups (including Hezbollah) in addition to US allies such as Egypt , according to analysts who spoke with the Post . Read More »

Marilou Danley cleared in Las Vegas mass shooting

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The official said U.S. authorities were eager to question Danley, who described herself on social media websites as a "casino professional", mother and grandmother, about whether Paddock encouraged her to leave the United States before he went on his rampage. Read More »

Ellen DeGeneres Delivers a Powerful Message of Hope After Las Vegas Shooting

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DeGeneres then played a series of clips of past guests who have helped others or done other selfless acts like a person paying for firefighters' meals or a homecoming king giving his crown to a friend with cerebral palsy. "When I wake up today I think, How am I going to do a show? If you need a reminder of all the people out there that we have shown you that do good, here are a few of the people who inspired me". Read More »

Blumenthal seizes opportunity after Las Vegas attack to push gun control measure

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We've been here before. President Donald Trump has described the gunman who killed 59 people and injured 527 in Las Vegas on Sunday as "a sick man, a demented man". "I don't know when it will be scheduled". How dare you tell me, and millions of other moms, that the only way we can keep our kids safe is to surround them with more instruments of violence? "Do not wait. Read More »

Stocks add to record highs as automakers and homebuilders climb

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QBE Insurance shares tumbled 3.5 percent. While no monetary steps are expected, investors will be looking to see if the central bank adopts a more hawkish bias. Due to the impact of the recent hurricanes, Northey said, "we're going to get some data anomalies over the next few months, but as you step back and take a broader context around trends that exist right now, it is clear the USA economy is performing very well, and it will continue to be on an improving path". Read More »

After Vegas massacre, Democrats quickly call for action on guns

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A December 2016 bill signed in to law included some of the most expansive new mental health laws in almost a decade. California Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, told NPR on Tuesday that an Federal Bureau of Investigation briefing revealed that Paddock had some fully automatic weapons in his hotel room. Read More »

Three Forsyth County schools named Blue Ribbon Schools

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The National Blue Ribbon Schools Program honors public and private elementary, middle and high schools where students achieve very high learning standards or are making notable improvements in closing the achievement gap. Joseph on the west side. "You're one of 50 [private] schools in the whole country and one of the first in Southern Maryland to receive this award, so you have a lot to be proud of", Ryan told students. Read More »

Egypt denies N Korea arms bound for its military

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Egyptian officials were notified about the suspicious vessel, but it was intended for them. A United Nations report from late February describes in detail the shipment of rocket-propelled grenades that has spurred an worldwide incident but the report leaves out a crucial fact now uncovered by The Washington Post . Read More »

Clark on Moments of Silence for Shooting Victims: 'House Ritual'

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In the aftermath of the shooting, numerous Democratic lawmakers called for stricter gun control laws, although the GOP-controlled Congress is unlikely to pass any new legislation regulating firearms. Rep. Seth Moulton, D-Mass., also sharply criticized the moments of silence in a tweet following the shootings. Nevertheless, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi urged Ryan to get to work as well. Read More »

Las Vegas gunman has ties to Florida

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Danley was out of the country at the time of the shooting and has not been named a co-conspirator in the massacre. Her profile also listed her working as a " hostess " for the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa between 2010 and 2013. "I didn't know him". Her Facebook page has been deleted , but many photos show Danley with family members. "We're still just completely befuddled". Read More »

Indonesian Man Kills 7-Meter Snake During Epic Battle

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The unlucky python on display in Mr Nababan's village may be a reticulated python, the largest specimens. The incident happened when the man who works as a security guard was on his way back home when he saw the giant python blocking the road. Read More »

Vijay Mallya faces new money-laundering charges

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Speaking to PTI outside the court room, Mallya said he has "done nothing wrong" and described the allegations against him as "fabricated". "Whatever, I will say, I will say in court and do not have to repeat to media", Mallya said. The case is being probed by the ED and the central probe agency has already filed a charge sheet against him and others in a Mumbai court. The 61-year-old liquor baron has been out on bail since his arrest in April in London. Read More »

Honey trapped: 38-day chase for Dera chief 'daughter' ends

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She also rubbished the rape charge against Ram Rahim. "We have filed a revision petition on behalf of the rape victims seeking enhancement of sentence , which in a rape case is life term", advocate Navkiran Singh said . She is accused of instigating the riots that took place in Punjab and Haryana after the courts announced its verdict against the Dera Chief and also plotting the escape of her father. Read More »

Motion denied! Steven Avery loses bid for new trial

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But the length and detail of the motion didn't sway Sheboygan County Circuit Judge Angela Sutkiewicz , who noted Avery had already appealed on the basis of prosecutorial violations and been denied. "Mr. Avery is requesting the comprehensive, thorough and most advanced forensic testing now known for one simple reason: he is completely and totally innocent of the murder of Teresa Halbach ", Zellner said. Read More »

What's in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) After Reaching 52-Week High?

The stock increased 0.37% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $52.14. (NYSE: JPM ) has risen 33.74% since October 2, 2016 and is uptrending. Creative Planning holds 0% or 245 shares. Crestwood Advisors Grp Limited Com owns 6,680 shares or 0.05% of their United States portfolio. Washington has 2.56% invested in JPMorgan Chase & Co. Read More »

'She was ideal:' Family of Tewksbury mom killed in Vegas speaks out

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Awesome aunt. Awesome daughter. She had a great faith in Jehovah God, and had a wonderful family life. "She was the best of the best". She was the hostess with the mostess. With her two sisters by her side, Champagne spoke Tuesday afternoon of the child she raised: a joyful woman of God, who exhausted herself to help and love others. Read More »

London Tube strike called off after 'progress' in peace talks

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But the union announced it was suspending the action following talks with London Underground at the conciliation service, Acas. Transport for London (TfL) has advised the public to avoid driving into central London and to walk as much as possible as buses will be busy during Thursday's (5 October) tube strike by members of ASLEF. Read More »

Former Iraqi President Talabani Dies at 84

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Though the presidency is largely a ceremonial role, Talabani's stabilising influence had a crucial, practical impact in postwar Iraq. His death came days after the Kurds voted for independence, essentially rejecting the vision of a unified, multi- ethnic Iraq that he had championed in the chaotic years after the US-led invasion. Read More »

Senate panel holds first hearing to explore fix for DACA

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A USA official told Congress on Tuesday it would be "rational" to legislate a path for citizenship for illegal immigrants who came to the United States as children, but within hours the administration backtracked, saying his comments did not state the views of President Donald Trump . Read More »

Rep. Murphy Urged Mistress To Get Abortion During Pregnancy Scare

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I told staff don't write any more. Murphy represents Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District. While 99 percent of abortions do take place in the first 21 weeks, a significant number of women who seek later abortions do so because they learned about their pregnancies late, lack resources or access to healthcare, or learn of a genetic or fetal abnormality detected in the second trimester. Read More »

United States mass shooting prompts fresh calls for gun control

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However, Forum explained that these weapons are still able to be attained in by the average citizen with a few qualifications. "We are proud of our GW students' initiative in leading the response to the heartbroken and deadly shooting in Las Vegas last night", SA leaders wrote in the statement . Read More »