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He was not believed to be connected to any militant group, Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo told reporters. An FBI wanted poster from 1969 says Benjamin Hoskins Paddock was born in Sheboygan, Wis., in 1926. Speaking about Paddock, he said the man used to visit his mother occasionally but never interacted with the other residents. It has been reported by anonymous law enforcement officials that the shooter, Stephen Paddock, wired $100,000 to the Philippines on Sunday.
  • Why Federal Aid Isn't Enough to Save Puerto Rico

    Why Federal Aid Isn't Enough to Save Puerto Rico

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    That extra, critical step with local government requires communication, which is extremely hard, especially in the island's less populated areas. - One of the areas in Puerto Rico destroyed by Hurricane Maria is the hometown of a Pasco County man.
  • Puerto Ricans in North Texas Outraged by President Trump's Tweets

    Puerto Ricans in North Texas Outraged by President Trump's Tweets

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    Trump's tweets in response - in which he criticised Cruz for "poor leadership " and added , speaking of the people of Puerto Rico , "They want everything to be done for them " - sent celebrities scrambling to register their disgust. Earlier this week, Beyonce announced she would be donating proceeds from her new song - a version of Mi Gente with J Balvin and Willy William - to hurricane relief charities.
  • Earlier Application Date Opens For College Financial Aid

    Earlier Application Date Opens For College Financial Aid

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    The National College Access Network previous year launched the Form Your Future campaign, which uses Facebook messages and other social media to direct students to the Education Department's FAFSA website. To find the site nearest you and to register for the event, visit CFNC.org/FAFSADay . Most filers are able to use the Data Retrieval Tool (DRT) and will be prompted on the FAFSA.
  • We know who killed Gauri Lankesh, says Karnataka minister

    We know who killed Gauri Lankesh, says Karnataka minister

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    We know about them (killers) but can't go public without evidence", Reddy told reporters at Chikkaballapura town, about 60 km from Bengaluru . If there is no proper evidence, the charge sheet won't stand in court. A man wearing a helmet to hide his face was recorded on security cameras as he shot her in the chest. Gauri Lankesh, known to be an anti-establishment voice with strident anti-right wing views, was shot dead at close range by unknown assailants at her home here on the night of ...
  • Was Vegas shooting terrorism?

    Was Vegas shooting terrorism?

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    The suggestion is that not only are we powerless to these mass shootings but that we would be wise to expect more of them. The President was asked about a gun bill now making its way through the House that would loosen restrictions on purchasing gun silencers.
  • Here Are All The Las Vegas Shooting Victims Identified So Far

    Here Are All The Las Vegas Shooting Victims Identified So Far

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    The Bakersfield Police Department said "several" of their off-duty police officers were also attending the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival at the time of the shooting. Most recent posts on social media showed them poolside and out to dinner in Sin City. "I think we just are in shock". The married couple worked at the Henry County Medical Center - she an orthopedic surgeon, he a nurse.
  • Donald Trump open to `talking about gun laws´ after Las Vegas massacre

    Donald Trump open to `talking about gun laws´ after Las Vegas massacre

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    Effectively, the semiautomatic weapon still fires one bullet for every pull of the trigger, but the bump stock automates the trigger-pull process, allowing shooters to fire at a rate of 400 to 800 rounds a minute. As police were verifying whether there was one shooter or more than one, as well as the status of that shooter, parts of the Las Vegas strip closest to the gunfire were under lockdown.
  • Supreme Court takes up key case about partisan redistricting

    Supreme Court takes up key case about partisan redistricting

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    Since the case focuses on "extreme" partisan gerrymandering , locking in political majorities for multiple election cycles, it may be easier for the justices to avoid a sweeping opinion, some experts say. The other is if the court says the 1925 Federal Arbitration Act overrides the 1935 National Labor Relations Act's protection of workers when they take "concerted action" to help themselves, labor law won't cover individuals or worker groups, either.
  • Mattis: JCPOA Is in US National Security Interest

    Mattis: JCPOA Is in US National Security Interest

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    Even if Trump declines to certify Iran's compliance, Mattis told the lawmakers, Congress did not have to rip up the nuclear deal. Angus King (I-ME) asked Mattis, "Do you believe it's in our national security interest at the present time to remain in the JCPOA?" Iran's intense lobbying effort has two main purposes, say analysts: to get the Europeans to press Washington not to walk away, and in the event President Trump does, to try to ensure the Europeans don't follow suit - a move that could ...
  • Vegas Suspect Wired $100000 To Girlfriend's Home Country Last Week

    Vegas Suspect Wired $100000 To Girlfriend's Home Country Last Week

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    Paddock settled the racketeering charges for $623,000 and pleaded no contest to the odometer case, while simultaneously claiming he had cancer. In 1952, Paddock married Dolores Irene Hudson at a ceremony in Reno. For Eric , Stephen was just a normal guy. "A shot was sacked and Paddock surrendered". When the bank robber tried to run one of them over with his vehicle, the agent fired at his windshield.