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Las Vegas Shooter Girlfriend Sent Away Before Attack, Her Sisters Say Las Vegas Shooter Girlfriend Sent Away Before Attack, Her Sisters Say
- October 05, 2017

According to the Associated Press , Danley will be questioned about the mass shooting , which resulted in the death of at least 59 people and injured over 500. Danley was not believed to be involved in the shooting "at this time ", law enforcement officials told reporters on Monday. She landed in Los Angeles at about 7.30 p.m. (more...)
Grassley: DACA agreement must include enhanced border security Grassley: DACA agreement must include enhanced border security
- October 05, 2017

Dreamers want a stand-alone bill that will give them a path to legal status, but they don't want to be used as a bargaining chip for some Republican lawmakers to get funding for a border wall. During that time of being illegal, my grandfather died in Sweden and I couldn't go to the funeral. Since Trump's announcement, organizations throughout the Chicago area have pushed to publicize the October deadline. (more...)
Special Forces Troops Are Killed and 2 Wounded in Ambush in Niger Special Forces Troops Are Killed and 2 Wounded in Ambush in Niger
- October 05, 2017

The officials said the two wounded were taken to Niamey, the capital, and are in stable condition. Three American service members were killed in the ambush and two others were wounded, said the official. "The emphasis. will now shift south", he said. A U.S. Army Special Forces weapons sergeant observes a Niger Army soldier during marksmanship training as part of Exercise Flintlock 2017 in Diffa, Niger, Feb. (more...)
Stephen Colbert blasts Trump's Puerto Rico visit in scathing play-by-play Stephen Colbert blasts Trump's Puerto Rico visit in scathing play-by-play
- October 05, 2017

Donald Trump downplayed the severity of the hurricane during his visit as he claimed Puerto Rico should be proud only 16 people died . "I will use this opportunity to reiterate the primary message: This is about saving lives , not about politics; this is also about giving the people of Puerto Rico the respect we deserve; and recognizing the moral imperative to do both", she said before their meeting. (more...)
All five former USA presidents to unite in Texas this month All five former USA presidents to unite in Texas this month
- October 05, 2017

The George H.W. Bush Presidential Library Foundation announced the trio's upcoming appearance at the "Deep From The Heart" event Wednesday. All five living former US presidents are bringing their hurricane-relief efforts to the concert stage later this month in Texas. (more...)
Trump's Defense Secretary backs Iran deal, despite President's criticism Trump's Defense Secretary backs Iran deal, despite President's criticism
- October 05, 2017

The deliberations ahead of an October 15 deadline to certify Iran's compliance with the deal, a centerpiece of President Barack Obama's foreign policy agenda, were described by a half-dozen sources inside and outside the administration who have participated in the internal debate. (more...)
Geraldo Corrects 'Fake News' Reports About Trump and Puerto Rico Geraldo Corrects 'Fake News' Reports About Trump and Puerto Rico
- October 05, 2017

Speaking of the mayor, in a Sunday appearance on ABC's "This Week", she talked to George Stephanopoulos, who brought up the fact that the director of FEMA indicated that Cruz was "not really plugged in" to FEMA's relief efforts. And she says she hopes new channels of communication with the White House "put in motion what is needed" to save lives. As reported by Mediaite on October 3, Cruz met Trump face to face before ripping into him during a an interview later on. (more...)
Al Nusra leader in critical condition following airstrike, says Russian ministry Al Nusra leader in critical condition following airstrike, says Russian ministry
- October 05, 2017

Syrian troops are now closing in on the eastern city of Mayadeen, one of the last major IS strongholds in the country. The Observatory said the government advance has been preceded by a barrage of airstrikes, counting over 1,000 since Friday. (more...)
SCOTUS begins hearing arguments on potentially crucial gerrymandering case SCOTUS begins hearing arguments on potentially crucial gerrymandering case
- October 05, 2017

Justice Kennedy who seemed skeptical and questions Republican representative relentlessly seems to reason with the Democrats and may vote in favor of the Liberals. "The way you gerrymander is you basically take the other guy's voters and either pack them to a few districts or you spread them out - that's called packing and cracking", plaintiffs' attorney Paul Smith said. (more...)
Isolated incident at SC prison Isolated incident at SC prison
- October 05, 2017

McCormick County Sheriff Clarke Starnes said no inmates have escaped Wednesday from McCormick Correctional Institution and no injuries have been reported so far. They also denied that there was ever a fire during the incident. The department of corrections has not yet said if they believe that happened inside the prison's walls. (more...)
Lee Nelson hands Theresa May a P45 during keynote speech Lee Nelson hands Theresa May a P45 during keynote speech
- October 05, 2017

Caught off guard by the prank, May re-read a line from her speech before responding that she planned to give a P45 - the form handed out by an employer when a staff member leaves their job - to the Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn . The source declined to discuss the Prime Minister's security arrangements. Marc Stears, an ex-advisor to the former Labour Party opposition leader Ed Miliband who was brutally defeated at the 2015 general election, summed it up: "Politics is very cruel", he tweeted. (more...)
Rep. Bill Flores on Bump Stocks: 'They Should Be Banned'
- October 05, 2017

After the attack he said , "I think they should be banned". Paddock killed 59 people and wounded hundreds, killing himself moments before SWAT arrived. A user, however, can buy an low-cost bump stock and shoot at a rate of 400 to 800 rounds a minute. Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., said he wanted to talk to gun makers about finding ways to prevent modifications to weapons. (more...)
A Taylor Swift reminder about road safety A Taylor Swift reminder about road safety
- October 05, 2017

Why?" Now, her new hit, " Look What You Made Me Do ", is helping Swifties and Taylor detractors alike by reminding them not to pick up the phone while they're driving . In 2016, 404 people were killed on Iowa highways, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation , and as many as 40,000 across the US, according to the National Safety Council . (more...)
Las Vegas Shooting: What We Know About Marilou Danley
- October 05, 2017

One sister tearfully said: "I know that she don't know anything". I'll fix it. Do not panic. "I have a clean conscience, '" Bustos told ABC News in his native Tagalog language today outside the capital of Manila. Paddock was known to have previous relationships, none of them recent. In the immediate aftermath of the shooting, police described Danley only as a "traveling companion" of the shooter. (more...)
President Trump, President Trump, "the Las Vegas shooter was a sick, demented, evil man"
- October 05, 2017

She said in OH, in order to buy a gun, you need to be a resident of OH and have an ID. Certain guns are completely against the law, and you could not buy or own them unless you had special permission from the government. "In six years, 3,824 guns taken off Chicago gang bangers that were used In crimes came from our next door neighbor: In", the Tribune reported . But her tune changed once people wanted to talk policy. (more...)
Russian Federation says IS attacks in Syria come from location near USA forces Russian Federation says IS attacks in Syria come from location near USA forces
- October 05, 2017

Julani was the head of the Nusra Front terrorist group before it merged with other militant outfits to form the so-called Tahrir al-Sham in January 2017. "The main obstacle to completing the defeat of Islamic State in Syria is not the military capability of the terrorists but the support for them, and flirtation with them, by the United States", Konashenkov said. (more...)
Danley's sister claims Paddock sent her away not to disrupt attack Danley's sister claims Paddock sent her away not to disrupt attack
- October 05, 2017

Police responded to the incident and found Paddock dead in his hotel room from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot. For starters, the gunman had a 62-year-old Australian girlfriend and roommate named Marilou Danley who was in the Philippines at the time of the shooting . (more...)
Sarah Sanders gets emotional about Las Vegas but dismisses gun control talk
- October 05, 2017

Earlier, President Donald Trump used a solemn address from the White House to call for unity in the aftermath of the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history, calling it an "act of pure evil". There is nothing inherently wrong with Sanders stating the president's positions on gun control. NBC's Hallie Jackson pressed Sanders later on in the briefing on her claim that it was premature to discuss policy in response to the attack. (more...)
Pentagon Denies US-Led Coalition Works With Daesh Terrorists in Syria Pentagon Denies US-Led Coalition Works With Daesh Terrorists in Syria
- October 05, 2017

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says his government is making a major effort to try to isolate al-Qaeda's Nusra Front within the Idlib Province of Syria, as part of implementing deals to reduce violence in the country. The general told reporters about several offensives against Syrian government troops launched from the 50-kilometer area around the locality of al-Tanf near the Jordanian border, where "a United States military mission" is headquartered. (more...)
Gun Stocks Up After Vegas Shooting Gun Stocks Up After Vegas Shooting
- October 05, 2017

It is not uncommon for shares of gunmakers to rise after high-profile shootings, and oftentimes the initial price moves are sparked by computer-driven trades that buy on the news. Wynn Resorts also dipped. The company has two properties on the Las Vegas Strip, the Wynn Las Vegas and the Encore at Wynn Las Vegas. In the month after mass US shootings, on average Sturm Ruger shares rise by nearly 2.9% and American Outdoor Brands rises nearly 5.4%, according to analysis using Kensho, a ... (more...)
Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend being questioned by FBI in Los Angeles Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend being questioned by FBI in Los Angeles
- October 05, 2017

He tried to resist arrest and run down an agent with his vehicle after Federal Bureau of Investigation agents in Las Vegas caught him in the summer of 1960, according to the Tuscon Daily Citizen. "I knew this was a big deal by the panic in the people around me. I have a clean conscience, '" Reynaldo Bustos told ABC in Manila. Interviewed with her face blurred so she could remain anonymous, one of Danley's sisters told Australia's 7 News she believed Paddock had deliberately sent her away. (more...)
United States, Mexico, Canada Announce Potential 2026 World Cup Cities United States, Mexico, Canada Announce Potential 2026 World Cup Cities
- October 04, 2017

Missing the cut were: Birmingham, Cleveland, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, New Orleans, Pittsburgh and San Antonio in the US, and Ottawa and Regina in Canada . All stadiums are required to have at least 40,000 seats for group stage matches, and a capacity of at least 80,000 to be considered for the Opening Match and the Final. (more...)
Apple taken to court over Ireland taxes Apple taken to court over Ireland taxes
- October 04, 2017

The decision comes as the European Commission also ordered Amazon to pay around €250m (£220m) in back taxes after finding it had benefited from an illegal tax state aid deal with Luxembourg. Ireland, it said, had been in constant contact with the Commission and Apple for more than a year and was close to setting up an escrow account. After the decision, Apple CEO Tim Cook then wrote a lengthy letter excoriating the Commission. (more...)
European Union parliament to denounce lack of progress on Brexit talks
- October 04, 2017

The non-binding motion was backed by 557 members of European Parliament, while 92 were against it and there were also 29 abstentions. The prime minister will make her key speech to the Conservative Party conference in Manchester on Wednesday. (more...)
Gov. Inslee calls for ban of firearm attachment Vegas gunman used
- October 04, 2017

But a bump stock sells for several hundred dollars, and can be installed on the weapon easily. The shots raining down from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay into the country music festival is a sound many won't forget. "It just wasn't a popular item". He said the limiting factor for many people is that the rate you expend ammo can get expensive. The Washington State Legislature is divided with Republicans holding a one-seat majority in the state Senate while Democrats have slim control ... (more...)

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