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by | October 05, 2017 | 07:06

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis told senators at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on the new Afghan war strategy that "Beginning last month, and for the first time in this long fight, all six Afghan military corps are engaged in offensive operations", AP reported .

by | October 05, 2017 | 06:52

Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock's girlfriend, 62-year-old Marilou Danley , arrived from the Philippines in Los Angeles on Wednesday where Federal Bureau of Investigation agents will question her about the massacre. She lived with Paddock in a suburb of Reno . Danley was in the Philippines at the time of the shooting, but she has returned to the US for questioning.

by | October 05, 2017 | 06:43

Lady Gaga took to social media and said "blood is on the hands" of those who have the power to legislate for gun control. Shares in gun manufacturers rose in the first few hours of trading on Monday, just hours after a gunman killed at least 50 people in Las Vegas .

by | October 05, 2017 | 06:41

Sunrise Hospital and Medical Centre said that as of Tuesday morning, it had 68 patients from the rampage, 33 of them in critical condition. Authorities described a grim amount of preparation. Investigators named Danley as a "person of interest" in the investigation. Lombardo declined to reveal why he believed that Paddock had an exit planned, but said he was confident in the claim - and said that his scheme was so elaborate that he would have to be a "super hero" to pull it off alone.

by | October 05, 2017 | 05:44

Owen said he was trying to rush to his tour bus, but it was on the opposite side of the stage and at one point, he found himself crouched down behind a cop vehicle with 20 other attendees. The President said: "I just met some of the most wonderful people". Federal Bureau of Investigation agents began questioning the Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend on Wednesday for clues to what drove Stephen Paddock to slaughter 59 people from his high-rise hotel suite, a law enforcement official said.

by | October 05, 2017 | 05:08

Marilou Danley , who was believed to be his girlfriend and a former Queensland resident, is now "a person of interest " in the criminal investigation into the mass shooting , police said on Tuesday, then reportedly cleared her of any involvement.

by | October 05, 2017 | 05:12

David Jones, CEO of the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library Foundation thanks the events underwriters, who ensured "100 cents of every dollar we raise through tickets sales for our "Deep From the Heart" show will go to our designated hurricane recovery funds".

by | October 05, 2017 | 05:09

The target of his questions, DHS Assistant Secretary Michael Dougherty, gave a general outline of what Trump would like to see, including a resolution for DACA recipients , border security, stronger deportation authority, enhanced vetting of immigrants, overhauling some visas and transforming the immigration system to favor high-skilled immigrants.

by | October 05, 2017 | 04:56

US troops are tasked with training missions in Niger to combat extremist groups in the region, including security assistance with intelligence and reconnaissance efforts. White House Chief of Staff John Kelly briefed President Donald Trump on the attack, according to Reuters. The US troops were part of a team advising and assisting local forces when they were attacked.

by | October 05, 2017 | 04:43

Donald Trump has told the people of Hurricane Maria-hit Puerto Rico that the death toll on their island could not be compared with Hurricane Katrina . "We are going to get the electric going again". At the same press conference, Trump notified Puerto Rico that it had "thrown our budget a little out of wack".

by | October 05, 2017 | 04:27

President Donald Trump's top military adviser just openly contradicted Trump's position on the Iran nuclear deal while testifying in front of Congress , adding to the growing number of prominent officials who have publicly disagreed with the president's belief that the Iran deal is bad for the u.s.

by | October 05, 2017 | 04:08

While telling host Andersoon Cooper about residents trapped in buildings and drinking water out of creeks, the San Juan mayor wore a black t-shirt that made her call to action clear: "Help Us, We Are Dying ", it read. Jeff Buchanan, who is leading the response, noted that they "really need fuel". Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz described his televised meeting with officials as a "PR, 17-minute meeting".

by | October 05, 2017 | 03:31

Despite treatment, he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced brain-dead yesterday at the hospital, it said. Sasikala , now in the Parapana Agrahara prison in Bengaluru, chose to leave her husband Natarajan to live with J. Natarajan, 74, who has been suffering from liver and kidney related problems for the last nine months, is "recovering well" at the Intensive Care Unit of the Gleneagles Global Health City here after almost eight-hour long surgery by a team of specialists.

by | October 05, 2017 | 03:22

A huge number of state elections aren't even contested anymore; everybody knows the outcome in advance. "You paint a very dire picture about gerrymandering and its effects", Alito said, "but I was struck by something in the seminal article by your expert, Mr.McGhee, and he says there, 'I show that the effects of party control on bias are small and decay rapidly, suggesting that redistricting is at best a blunt tool for promoting partisan interests.' So he was wrong in that?" In the ...

by | October 05, 2017 | 03:09

The US maintains that the groups are still linked to Al Qaeda, however. On September 20, the Russian Defense Ministry said it obtained data indicating that an offensive launched by Al Nusra terrorists and their allies seeking particularly to capture a unit of the Russian military police was orchestrated by the USA security services.

by | October 05, 2017 | 02:21

Apparently following a rumor that there are disturbances throughout the prison, the department followed up with the public via Twitter, explaining the incident is in just one housing unit. DOC officers have teams inside the prison counting the inmates and other officers outside checking the perimeter. They say all of their staff are safe and accounted for.

by | October 05, 2017 | 01:54

Bail has been set at 5 million cash. Officers ran after Kuhn, catching and arresting him, while others tended to the toddler, the affidavit said. "It was more important for Mr. The boy was ejected when the vehicle flipped over, Doyle said. The child was then taken to Lower Bucks Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. "(The driver's) actions caused this", Doyle said.

by | October 05, 2017 | 01:44

But a speech meant to strengthen her tenuous grasp on leadership was chaotically interrupted by a comedian who handed May an unemployment form. "And after she had finished, she tweeted a photo of a range of throat medications next to a copy of her speech, with the single-word comment "*coughs*".

by | October 05, 2017 | 01:44

Although Paddock used the devices criminally, Flores says "typical gun owners" do not need them either. Rep. Kinzinger and some other Members of Congress have sent a letter Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosive to do a re-evaluation of bump stocks , saying they violate the spirit if not the letter of laws prohibiting the sale and use of fully automatic weapons.

by | October 05, 2017 | 01:31

Supervisor Hilda Solis, who co-authored the county motion with Supervisor Sheila Kuehl , said the change would not mean forgetting what Columbus had done, but would lead to a fuller understanding. "This is not about erasing history", Solis said. This replaces Columbus Day with the new holidays on any county calendars, schedules and administrative materials.

by | October 05, 2017 | 01:25

Richardson also said her friend loved dogs and recently adopted two rottweilers. When the shots rang out, he was separated from Parker and two other civilian employees, including police intern Sayeh Khan and another employee who does not want to be identified.

by | October 05, 2017 | 01:20

The Major Economic Crimes Bureau of the D.A.'s office opened an investigation of the Trump siblings that same year, and by then the Trump Organization hired several top NY criminal defense lawyers to represent Donald Jr. "I donated to Cy Vance's campaign because I was and remain extremely impressed by him as a person of impeccable integrity, as a brilliant lawyer and as a public servant with creative ideas and tremendous ability", Kasowitz told ProPublica in an email.

by | October 05, 2017 | 01:15

Sheriff Joseph Lombardo says investigators are hoping to get some insight from Marilou Danley on why her boyfriend Stephen Paddock opened fire on a concert crowd from a high-rise hotel room. Marilou Danley has "questions to answer" when she returns to the USA, police say. "She probably was even shocked than us because she is more closer to him than us", one of the sisters told the network.

by | October 05, 2017 | 01:13

Economists also expect the central bank to cut its current projection of real gross value added, a measure of growth, of 7.3% for the current fiscal year. The retail inflation rate, which tracks shop-end price changes measured by the consumer price index, has more than doubled from 1.5 percent in June 2017 to 3.4 percent in August 2017.

by | October 05, 2017 | 00:58

PA now owns 185,603 shares of the technology company's stock worth $4,844,000 after purchasing an additional 67,902 shares during the period. The stock declined 0.33% or $0.15 reaching $45.7 per share. Spark Investment Mgmt Limited Liability Co owns 424,900 shares. Gargoyle Investment Advisor L.L.C.'s holdings in Scientific Games Corp were worth $401,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.