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Worldwide Man charged in Edmonton attack was ordered deported by U.S. in 2011
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Abdulahi Hasan Sharif, 30, is accused of running down a police officer with his vehicle in Edmonton , Alberta, and then stabbing the officer repeatedly. A senior source in the Canadian federal government confirmed that Abdulahi Hasan Sharif had been detained by USA authorities and was then released.

Worldwide GOP: No plan to act soon on easing gun regs
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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. The gunman who fired on Las Vegas concertgoers might have used fully automatic weapons - or guns legally modified to act like them - that allowed him to spray bullets into the crowd of 22,000 people.

Worldwide The making of one Las Vegas hero
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Here's what you need to know about Smith's heroic story. Smith and the others crouched down behind one of the last rows of cars. "You could hear the shots", he said. According to The Washington Post , Jonathan initially thought the gunshots were fireworks. "We have to run", he yelled. The Washington Post reports Smith later re-united with all of his family members who attended the concert.

Worldwide Terrorism, race, religion: Defining the Las Vegas shooting
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Also an undisclosed amount of ammonium nitrate, a type of fertilizer that has been used as a bomb component-most notably in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing-was found in the suspect's vehicle parked at the hotel. When he helped him move, he said Stephen had handguns, but he didn't see any machine guns. Cayetano, who is on an official visit in NY, at the same time said that the Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles was monitoring developments and continuously coordinating with authorities ...

Worldwide VERIFY: Did Las Vegas gunman use automatic weapon?
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It is illegal to make the gun into an automatic weapon. That will likely happen again with bump stocks, said Dr. Garen Wintemute, director of the Violence Prevention Research Program at the University of California, Davis. Lee said high-caliber bullets do the most damage. But a bump stock sells for several hundred dollars, and can be installed on the weapon easily. While the stocks allow a gun to quickly spray bullets, gun experts say they also create such a jolt that accuracy is affected.

Worldwide Inside Las Vegas Shooter's Mandalay Bay Suite
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Police have no other suspects, but Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said investigators are speaking to Paddock's girlfriend and live-in companion, Marilou Danley, who is travelling overseas, possibly in Tokyo , Japan. Brian Parrish. "These guns came from an illicit source, that's my guess, ' he said". Lombardo said that investigators were still trying to determine the gunman's motive.

Worldwide Trump jokes Puerto Rico has thrown budget 'out of whack'
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For example, Trump singled out Jenniffer Gonzalez, Puerto Rico's nonvoting member of the U.S. House of Representatives for saying "such nice things" about the federal response, and called on her - by her first name - to repeat some of those nice things in front of the cameras Tuesday.

Worldwide Trial begins in 2016 bombing
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District Court Judge Richard Berman for help. They say another left several blocks away did not explode. That one never went off. One of the bombs exploded in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, casting a 100-pound trash bin into the air, shattering windows as bits of metal flew through the air and injuring 30 people.

Worldwide Dalit man killed for 'watching' dance at Hindu festival
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Prakash, who lodged the complaint. The attackers said Dalits "do not have any right to watch garba ", the Press Trust of India news agency reported. According to a Times of India report, in Gujarat's Kalol taluka, barbers aren't allowed to cut hair or shave beards of lower caste men as it might anger the dominant darbar (upper caste Hindus) community.

Worldwide Europeans Intensify Lobbying to Preserve Iran Deal
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During Trump's speech before the U.N. General Assembly on September 19, the president said, "We can not abide by an agreement if it provides cover for the eventual construction of a nuclear program". During a hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday, Mattis said that he believes it is in the U.S. national security interest to remain in the Iran nuclear agreement.

Worldwide Ariana Grande and Other Celebrities Call Las Vegas Massacre 'Terrorism'
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The death toll from the mass shooting at a Las Vegas country music concert has increased to 59, while 527 others were injured. This tragedy brought back some terrible memories since only a few months have passed since she experienced something similar as well: the attack that occurred at her Manchester concert .

Worldwide Now Turkey is Getting Cozy With Iran
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Although its outcome is non-binding, the controversial Kurdish move on September 25 has met the harsh criticism of Iraq's government, its neighbors, some western powers and the United Nations over the risk of escalating tensions in the already unstable region and undermining the campaign to dislodge the self-styled Islamic State terrorist group from Iraq and neighboring Syria.

Worldwide USA votes 'no' on United Nations resolution against death penalty for gay sex
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None of the failed amendments directly sought to remove the clauses condemning the use of the death penalty for adultery , apostasy, blasphemy or consensual same-sex relations. The United States has been criticized for voting against a U.N. resolution that sought to eliminate the death penalty for the LGBTQ community. Zack Ford, editor of ThinkProgress, accused Angelo of "happily lying" and said his explanation ignores language in the resolution that specifically calls for an end of the ...

Worldwide Why Is Breitbart Retweeting Calls For Gun Control?
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Fasulo said 23 of the weapons were recovered from the hotel room in Las Vegas that Paddock allegedly used to fire on the crowd below. Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nevada, said he's been in contact with Gov. "There's a time and place for a political debate, but now is the time to unite as a country", said Sanders. He said: "I want to say that our thoughts and prayers are with the city of Las Vegas ".

Worldwide Mark Cuban 'considering' run for president
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It is not clear yet whether Cuban , a self-proclaimed political independent, would seek the presidency as a Democrat or as an independent candidate should he run in 2020. "The problem is that he isn't transparent about them". "Based off what's happening in the White House, based off what's happening in the country and the world, we need better leadership", Cuban said.