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Hotel worker warned of shooter before Las Vegas massacre

2017-10-12 05:19

A maintenance worker says he told hotel dispatchers to call police and report a gunman had opened fire inside Mandalay Bay before the shooter began firing from his high-rise suite into a crowd at a musical performance.

Welcome to Vegas: Billboards ask for tips on gunman's motive

2017-10-08 08:07

Billboards seeking the public's help in the investigation into the Las Vegas concert shooting serve as a stark reminder that investigators remain stumped about the gunman's motives.

1st firefighters at Vegas massacre came across it by chance

2017-10-06 20:14

A firefighter says he was driving his station's engine back from a call for a minor car crash when hundreds of hysterical people began swarming the vehicle in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas gunman's 'secret life' left girlfriend in the dark

2017-10-05 18:13

Authorities say the gunman behind the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history led a "secret life" that has so far thwarted investigators trying to figure out a motive for the attack.

Some hurt in Vegas massacre didn't realise they'd been shot

2017-10-05 11:04

Some of the people injured in the Las Vegas massacre didn't initially realise they had been shot, but rushed home out of sheer terror, just to be somewhere safe.

Solemn Trump in Vegas: 'America truly a nation in mourning'

2017-10-05 07:46

A sombre President Donald Trump has visited hospitalised victims of the Las Vegas massacre, saying that the US is a nation in mourning and adding: "we stand together to carry your pain".

'Tonight's not your night' to die, Vegas savior recalls

2017-10-04 16:06

Bruce Ure saved three gravely wounded people at the Las Vegas massacre but insists he's not a hero, instead praising the acts of others there.

How did Las Vegas shooter get his arsenal? Easily, and legally

2017-10-04 08:09

Forty-seven firearms from three locations. Piles of ammunition, and devices that converted assault rifles to automatic weapons that fired like machine guns is what the Vegas killer had.

'I'm going to die' - fear grips Vegas strip

2017-10-03 22:18

Country music fans thought they were hearing firecrackers at first when a gunman on the 32nd floor of a Las Vegas casino hotel opened fire on them from above, killing at least 59 people.

Dems push for US gun safety bills; GOP legislation in limbo

2017-10-03 13:10

The deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas has renewed Democrats' calls for gun safety legislation, but their pleas are falling on deaf ears in the Republican-controlled Congress.

 

Las Vegas killer a high roller

2017-10-10 07:41

Las Vegas mass killer Stephen Paddock was a compulsive player of video poker, bragging in a 2013 court deposition that he was "the biggest video poker player in the world".

Still no 'clear motive' in Las Vegas mass shooting - police

2017-10-07 12:25

Five days after the deadliest mass shooting in recent US history, authorities have acknowledged that they have not uncovered a "clear motive" for the gunman.

Suddenly, White House and NRA open to (a little) gun control

2017-10-06 10:01

The massacre by a gunman in Las Vegas has led the National Rifle Association, the White House and congressional Republicans to consider a restriction on Americans' firearms.

Ten minutes of carnage: a timeline of the Las Vegas shooting

2017-10-05 13:08

Here is a timeline released by a Las Vegas sheriff of the 10-minute attack and the law enforcement response when a shooter opened fire on a concert.

Once an obscure device, 'bump stocks' are in the spotlight

2017-10-05 08:30

Once an obscure device, 'bump stocks' are in spotlight after Las Vegas massacre.

Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend denies knowledge of planned carnage

2017-10-05 06:12

The girlfriend of the Las Vegas shooter has said she had no idea he was planning the attack, describing her boyfriend as a "quiet, caring man".

Australian gun reform leader urges Trump to 'get real'

2017-10-04 12:41

The former politician who helped win over a hostile Australian pro-gun lobby to the idea of massive weapons reform, says the overwhelming success of the change should serve as an example for American politicians in the wake of the Las Vegas massacre.

Vegas gunman set up cameras at hotel room, transferred $100k

2017-10-04 06:15

Authorities say the Las Vegas gunman set up cameras inside and outside his high-rise hotel room, and also transferred $100 000 overseas in the days before the attack.

Acts of heroism saved countless lives at Las Vegas shooting

2017-10-03 14:20

Amid the terror in Las Vegas, there were acts of compassion and countless heroics that officials say saved scores of lives.

Witness and survivor accounts from the Las Vegas shooting

2017-10-03 12:24

Witness and survivor accounts from Las Vegas shooting massacre.

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