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Worldwide Blood donations needed for Las Vegas, Puerto Rico
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Wendy Savage, executive director of the north central Wisconsin chapter of the Red Cross said it sent 250 units of blood to Las Vegas . Las Vegas police are urging Americans to donate blood for victims fighting for their lives after Paddock shot into the crowd of more than 22,000 people.

Worldwide Australia's Cats Threatening Native Birds
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The study, a survey of 100 studies conducted across the continent, was published this week in the journal Biological Conservation . "Everyone knows that cats kill birds, but this study shows that, at a national level, the amount of predation is staggering", said lead researcher John Woinarski from Charles Darwin University.

Worldwide Vegas shooter's room rigged with cameras
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Marilou Danley's lawyer read the statement to reporters on Wednesday in Los Angeles, where she was questioned by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about gunman Stephen Paddock. He says at the city's Metropolitan Police headquarters that, "Our souls are stricken with grief for every American who lost" someone in Sunday night's shooting.

Worldwide Samantha Naga Chaitanya Marriage at Goa - 10 crores Budget
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Couple's costume Samantha will be donning a saree of Naga Chaitanya's grandmother D Rajeshwari with gold ornaments, including a specially designed waistband and armbands. However, as per the media reports it is said that the grand event will be organised in Goa with a budget of Rs 10 crore. After reaching Hyderabad a grand reception is being planned with a large number of well-wishers.

Worldwide Gun Stocks Jump After Vegas Shooting
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While it seems mass shootings have become more common over the past several years, there's been no resolution - or even substantive policy debate - on the topic of gun control . Last night's shooting in Las Vegas-now billed as the deadliest in USA history-is no exception. "I said, 'If you're ever in Washington , come on over to the Oval Office.' And they're all saying, 'We want to do it".

Worldwide Let's Talk About Mass Gun Violence in US
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President Trump says the people of Las Vegas have shown the world their character, courage and resolve in the wake of Sunday's shooting massacre. Later, during a meeting of first responders, Trump praised his hosts for helping save lives in the immediate aftermath of the shooting . "It's a very sad thing".

Worldwide Macron offers to mediate between Iraqi government and Kurds
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French President Emmanuel Macron, left, welcomes Iraqi Prime. Abadi will also visit an exhibit on Middle East Christians at Paris' Arab World Institute. Macron said France and others are anxious about the situation of the Kurds after last month's referendum, and said France supports the stability and territorial integrity of Iraq.

Worldwide Islamic State claims Las Vegas shooting
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The U.S. authorities have not identified that Paddock had any links with the global terrorism nor his objective behind the shooting. As The Atlantic reports : "A false claim of credit in Las Vegas will effectively shred the Islamic State's news agency's credibility".

Worldwide IAF capable of countering China
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In September, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat had cautioned that China is silently taking over territory and testing India's threshold, and warned of a two-front war on the western and northern borders. "However, the (Chinese) forces in Chumbi valley are still deployed", Dhanoa said. He said that with Pakistan the IAF was more than matched while with China it was adequate.

Worldwide 'Shooter Was Alone, Had No Link to Terrorist Groups'
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Paddock had opened fire from his room, raining bullets down on a large crowd across the street attending Route 91 Harvest - a three-day country music festival taking place at Las Vegas Village, an open air venue on the Strip. "We know that your sorrow feels endless". Danley had listed a downtown Reno address owned by Paddock as where she was living during her divorce, and then started staying at the residence in August 2013, the Gazette-Journal said.

Author: 0 EU Orders Amazon to Pay Nearly $300 Million for 'Illegal Tax Advantage'

It found that the online retailer had been granted undue tax benefits from an arrangement with the country that broke European Union rules on state aid and that Luxembourg must now recover the money. Ireland has appealed the decision and on Wednesday Ms Vestager referred the matter to the European Court of Justice . Under EU rules, the € 13 billion in benefits must now be recovered in order to eliminate the "distortion of competition".

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Author: 0 "America is Truly a Nation in Mourning", Trump Says

Hours after the attack late Sunday, however, the White House shied away from labeling as domestic terrorism the shooting that killed at least 59 victims and injured almost 530 others at a country music concert. The President said he and first lady Melania Trump "met patients that were absolutely terribly wounded", whom Trump also praised for their "bravery".

Worldwide WATCH as Russian Air Power Annihilates al-Nusra Commanders
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Russian Federation has critically injured a top leader of the Tahrir al Sham militant group in Syria after launching an air strike on his position, the defense ministry said on Wednesday. In 2016, it shed its status as Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate and changed its name to the Fateh al-Sham Front. The militant leader, who was the head of the Nusra Front before it merged with other groups to form Tahrir al-Sham, was badly hurt, the statement said.

Worldwide Spain's economy minister says Catalan bank clients, business have nothing to fear
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Almost 900 people were hurt as police violently tried to enforce a Spanish court order suspending the vote, which the government had declared illegal. EU Commissioner Frans Timmermans on Wednesday called for both sides to talk to one another. "All lines of communication must stay open". He said the Spanish crown was strongly committed to the Spanish constitution and to democracy and underlined his commitment as king "to the unity and permanence of Spain".

Worldwide Yellow weather warning in place as Britain braces for 60mph winds
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The Met Office issued the yellow wind warning as predictions show gusts ranging from 40-60mph could be on the way. A yellow warning, which is an indication of severe weather, was in place. Winds of 50mph and gusts of 60mph could lash Britain across the night and into the morning. While rainy and windy weather in not unusual in the United Kingdom in October, this month is expected to be the wettest on record due to the fallout from tropical storms Lee and Maria over the Atlantic .

Worldwide Gun Debate Reignited Nationwide; Where the Conversation Stands in Vermont
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But he was a legal gun purchaser and legally amassed an arsenal of weapons that allowed him to consciously and without illness murder 59 and injure over 500 people. Trump's fellow Republicans, who control the U.S. Congress, have shown little inclination to respond to Democratic calls for gun measures. Speaking to reporters in the lobby of the University Medical Center, Trump said he'd met "some of the most incredible people" and invited them to come visit him at the White House .