Thomas Gunderson was one of the more than 500 injured after a gunman opened fire on the crowd attending the Route 91 Harvest Music festival from his Las Vegas hotel room. The shooter , Stephen Paddock , purchased 33 automatic weapons in the previous year. "Unfortunately, the first response from some politicians has been to call for more gun control", Mr La Pierre and Mr Cox said, adding: "Banning guns from law-abiding Americans based on the criminal act of a madman will do ...
Americans defied death and hatred with love and courage. And he lauded the police and other first responders for scrambling to help the wounded and locating the shooter as soon as they did. As first lady Melania Trump entered his room, Gunderson, from California, is seen attempting to sit up and then actually get out of the bed. "That'll be announced at the appropriate time", he said.
At least 59 people died and hundreds were injured when he opened fire on an outdoor country music festival. "It's a very sad thing", Trump told reporters ."We're going to pay our respects". As he departed the White House for Puerto Rico on Tuesday, Trump called the Las Vegas gunman "demented" and a "very, very sick individual". "Sixteen versus literally thousands of people", Trump said, referring to the certified death toll at the time.
The NRA said the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives should immediately review whether these devices comply with federal law. The killer in Las Vegas apparently used the legal bump stock devices on legal rifles, essentially converting them into automatic weapons, which are banned.
The men said "things got nasty" earlier that day when other reporters were questioning customers outside the store. Surrounded by first responders, a somber looking Trump accompanied with the First Lady consoled the nation. Top Republicans and Democrats in Congress have identified new curbs on the use of such accessories as the gun control measure most ripe for success in the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting .
Authorities say he set up cameras in the peephole of the door and outside the room to watch for police closing in on him. Video taken of the attack showed panicked crowds fleeing as sustained rapid gunfire ripped through the area. It was the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history. Mr Trump is due to visit Las Vegas tomorrow. Investigators looking into Paddock also came across mention of Fenway Park, Boston police Lt.
An quake measuring 6 on the Richter scale jolted Japan's Fukushima prefecture on Friday. The quake struck 320kms away from the Fukushima nuclear power plant still reeling from a meltdown in 2011, caused by a quake and subsequent tsunami.
After Mr. Trump issued the first two versions of his travel ban in January and March, lower courts had moved to defang them, ruling that his comments during the campaign showed animus toward Muslims that played out in his decision to impose a 90-day halt on entry from a number of majority-Muslim nations, and to pause all refugee admissions for 120 days.
Detectives are combing through CCTV footage and reviewing a witness statement that are "pointing (them) in certain directions" as they continue to hunt for the man responsible for the stabbing death of a German backpacker in the heart of Brisbane on Friday morning.
The cabinet was quick to publicly support her after her speech at the Conservative Party conference, and Michael Gove told the Today programme the Prime Minister should continue in her role. Speaking on Radio 4's Today programme, the Conservative MP was accused of disloyalty and for "trying to stir up trouble" by John Humphrys. "I am slightly surprised that the whips chose to brief a newspaper about it".
It has played a crucial role as a leading civil society actor in the effort to achieve a prohibition of nuclear weapons under worldwide law. Since 1901, 97 Nobel peace prizes have been awarded to 30 different laureates. The Non-Proliferation Treaty will remain the primary worldwide legal instrument for promoting nuclear disarmament and preventing the further spread of such weapons.
The fifth result for " Las Vegas shooting " was titled "Proof Las Vegas Shooting Was a FALSE FLAG attack-Shooter on 4th Floor" and claimed that multiple shooters had been involved, in spite of Vegas officials stating otherwise. One conspiracy video still featured prominently, however, along with a warning from the creator of the clip that YouTube was trying to censor it. "It was a hot topic, of course, and was going to get some views anyway, but it really did get caught in [YouTube's] ...
A brother of Strip shooter Stephen Paddock said Wednesday he is trying to raise $1 million for the victims of the mass killings outside Mandalay Bay . Paddock, who had no previous record of violence or crime, was prescribed an anti-anxiety drug in June that can lead to aggressive behaviour, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported .
Armed with dozens of guns and thousands of rounds of ammunition he purchased legally, Paddock killed at least 59 people who were among some 22,000 people attending a country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip. But the Federal Bureau of Investigation has not yet determined a clear motive , according to the former agents. The FBI is now investigating Marilou Danley , whom Paddock apparently sent away to the Philippines before the attack.
Many of the Lee County gun shops we reached don't sell bump stocks but say they have received calls about them. Bump stocks are not the first gun-modifying devices to draw the attention of gun control advocates. The speaker isn't the only Republican showing interest in possible legislation banning the piece of equipment used to carry out the deadliest mass shooting in modern American history .
Michael Bowes, a prosecutor in the trial, said there was a financial motive for Cilliers, who was about $30,000 in debt and stood to receive roughly $160,000 in life insurance benefits upon his wife's death. 'The prosecution case is that he had by now made a decision to get rid of her permanently'. Mr. Bowes said the gas valve had been deliberately tampered with by Sgt.
Sasikala's husband Natarajan is a chronic liver disease patient recently underwent dual organ transplant at Gleneagles Global Health City in Chennai . He has been in the liver intensive care unit of a corporate hospital over the last month following kidney and liver failure. In his statement to the press, Sasikala's advocate informed that the jail authorities had received an e-mail from the Chennai Police Commissioner agreeing to her parole, though it had some conditions with it.
Institute of Chartered Account of India (ICAI) president Nilesh Vikamsey's daughter, who went missing on Wednesday, was found dead under mysterious cicrumstances in Mumbai on Thursday. The body was handed over to the family after post-mortem, police said. The police said the only belongings found on the body was a ring on Pallavi's right hand.
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The only ones qualified to apply would have to have their DACA expire between September 2017 and March 2018, leaving many unable to make the cut off. Sen. "I don't favor DACA", she said. And in a new Harvard Harris Poll, 77% of respondents - and 65% of Republicans - said they support work permits and a pathway to citizenship for dreamers , The Hill reports .