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Las Vegas Massacre

Las Vegas Massacre

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

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 05:02 PM EDT

Trump to Grant $1M to Help Las Vegas After Deadly Shooting

Trump to Grant $1M to Help Las Vegas After Deadly Shooting

President Donald Trump said the federal government is sending $1 million to Las Vegas to help pay law enforcement costs related to last week's mass killing. Trump tweeted Wednesday that the grant will help pay...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 10:16 AM EDT

Audio Captures Moment Vegas Engineer Was Shot At

Audio Captures Moment Vegas Engineer Was Shot At

Audio released by MGM Resorts shows the moment a Mandalay Bay Hotel engineer was shot at by Stephen Paddock, just minutes before Paddock gunned down 58 people and wounded hundreds of other people during the...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 08:42 AM EDT

Gun-Control Group Sues 'Bump Stock' Makers, Sellers

Gun-Control Group Sues 'Bump Stock' Makers, Sellers

One of the nation's leading gun-control groups has filed a lawsuit against the makers and sellers of "bump stocks," the devices used by the gunman in what is now the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S....

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 09:40 AM EDT

Hotel Worker Who Narrowly Escaped Shots Shares His Story

Hotel Worker Who Narrowly Escaped Shots Shares His Story

An engineer at the Mandalay Bay hotel who dodged rounds in the hallway as Stephen Paddock began the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history spoke out for the first time Wednesday, saying he is "incredibly...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 06:48 AM EDT

'Vegas Strong': City's Hockey Team Has Inspired Home Debut

'Vegas Strong': City's Hockey Team Has Inspired Home Debut

One by one under the spotlights, the Vegas Golden Knights skated up to take their place behind a first responder to the shooting massacre. The arena then illuminated the victims' names in gold on the ice during...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 07:30 PM EDT

Pressure Mounts for Vegas Police to Explain Response Time

Pressure Mounts for Vegas Police to Explain Response Time

Pressure mounted Wednesday for Las Vegas police to explain how quickly they reacted to what would become the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history after two hotel employees reported a gunman spraying a...

Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017 at 07:48 AM EDT

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 at 03:41 PM EDT

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 of...

Monday, Oct 9, 2017 at 08:22 PM EDT

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 plan,...

Monday, Oct 9, 2017 at 08:27 AM EDT

In Vegas Shooting Chaos, Hundreds Sought Refuge at Airport

In Vegas Shooting Chaos, Hundreds Sought Refuge at Airport

As bullets began flying into a crowd of country music fans, a pack of 300-plus people ran about a mile to the Las Vegas airport, where they kicked down chain-link fences, hobbled over razor wire and were briefly...

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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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