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Las Vegas Massacre

Coverage of the Las Vegas concert attack, the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history

Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017

People Start Collecting Items Lost During Vegas Shooting

People Start Collecting Items Lost During Vegas Shooting

They came quietly, in a steady stream looking for purses, wallets and cellphones. One person searched for a treasured wedding bracelet. After the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, concertgoers and

Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017

1,000 Leads Later, Authorities Still Stumped by Vegas Gunman

1,000 Leads Later, Authorities Still Stumped by Vegas Gunman

More than a week after the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history investigators are stumped about the key question: What led a 64-year-old high-stakes gambler to kill 58 people and wound hundreds...

Monday, Oct 9, 2017

Sheriff: Vegas Gunman Aimed at Fuel Tanks as Diversion

Sheriff: Vegas Gunman Aimed at Fuel Tanks as Diversion

The gunman who killed 58 people in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history targeted aviation fuel tanks, stocked his car with explosives and had personal protection gear as part of an escape...

Monday, Oct 9, 2017

FBI Searches Las Vegas Gunman's House Again

FBI Searches Las Vegas Gunman's House Again

The abandoned baby strollers, shoes, phones, backpacks and purses strewn for days across the huge crime scene of the Las Vegas massacre were slowly being returned to their owners Sunday to become sad souvenirs...

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017

FBI Begins Removing Belongings Left After Las Vegas Shooting

FBI Begins Removing Belongings Left After Las Vegas Shooting

Nearly a week after the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, federal agents on Saturday started hauling away the piles of backpacks, purses, baby strollers and lawn chairs left behind when frantic...

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017

Victim's Family Sues to Freeze Las Vegas Gunman's Assets

Victim's Family Sues to Freeze Las Vegas Gunman's Assets

The family of a man killed in the Las Vegas mass shooting has filed a lawsuit aimed at freezing the gunman's assets. John Phippen, 56, of Valencia, California was killed at the Route 91 Harvest Country...

Friday, Oct 6, 2017

Police 'Confident' No One Else in Vegas Room Before Attack

Police 'Confident' No One Else in Vegas Room Before Attack

Investigators are "confident" that no one else entered the Las Vegas hotel suite before a gunman opened fire on a crowd of thousands of concertgoers, killing 58 people in the deadliest mass shooting in...

Friday, Oct 6, 2017

First Firefighters at Vegas Massacre Were There by Chance

First Firefighters at Vegas Massacre Were There by Chance

Fire engineer Brian Emery was driving his station's engine back from a call for a minor car crash when hundreds of hysterical people began swarming the vehicle near an outdoor country music festival in...

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017

Stymied Police Seek Help in Uncovering Vegas Gunman's Motive

Stymied Police Seek Help in Uncovering Vegas Gunman's Motive

After five days of scouring the life of Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock and chasing 1,000 leads, investigators confessed Friday they still don't know what drove him to mass murder, and they announced plans...

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017

Fact Check: No Evidence Linking Vegas Shooter to Antifa

Fact Check: No Evidence Linking Vegas Shooter to Antifa

Stories claiming that the Las Vegas shooter was linked to antifa, a loosely organized group of anti-fascist activists, are proliferating online. But his purported links to antifa are either false, fabricated or...

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Here is complete coverage of the attack on an outdoor music festival in Las Vegas, the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. The gunman was identified by law enforcement officials as Stephen Paddock, 64, of Mesquite, Nevada.
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