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YouTube to crack down on gun modification videos following revelations that Las Vegas shooter used bump stock
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YouTube to crack down on gun modification videos following revelations that Las Vegas shooter used bump stock

This announcement comes in the wake of the recent LA shooting where a lone gunman used a modified assault rifle to kill 58 and leave hundreds more wounded

Las Vegas sheriff says lessons learnt from 26/11 Mumbai attack helped prevent a thousand deaths
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Las Vegas sheriff says lessons learnt from 26/11 Mumbai attack helped prevent a thousand deaths

A handful of quick-thinking Las Vegas police officers may have prevented a thousand deaths after they stormed a hotel and killed the lone shooter, a Las Vegas sheriff said

Las Vegas attack: FBI searches shooter Stephen Paddock's Nevada home for the second time
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Las Vegas attack: FBI searches shooter Stephen Paddock's Nevada home for the second time

Federal investigators returned to search the home of Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock on Sunday

Las Vegas shooting was not an act of terror, say police: Is 'terrorist' label selectively applied to Indian Muslims?
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Las Vegas shooting was not an act of terror, say police: Is 'terrorist' label selectively applied to Indian Muslims?

A few days ago, an American in Las Vegas killed 58 strangers at a concert. He shot into the crowd for over an hour and wounded over 500 people.

Las Vegas shooting: 'Remembrance garden' helps heal wounds of scarred communities
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Las Vegas shooting: 'Remembrance garden' helps heal wounds of scarred communities

Far from the Las Vegas Strip and its flashy hotels, a small healing park opened on Friday in the north of Las Vegas, as communities shaken by Sunday's horrific mass shooting join together to grieve.

Las Vegas shooter may have been planning other attacks, including a car bombing, say authorities
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Las Vegas shooter may have been planning other attacks, including a car bombing, say authorities

Authorities looking into the Las Vegas attacks are looking into the possibility that gunman Stephen Paddock planned additional attacks, including a car bombing.

Las Vegas shooting: Gunman Stephen Paddock booked Chicago hotel during Lollapalooza music festival in August
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Las Vegas shooting: Gunman Stephen Paddock booked Chicago hotel during Lollapalooza music festival in August

The gunman who carried out the worst mass shooting in recent US history in Las Vegas had booked a Chicago hotel overlooking the Lollapalooza music festival in August

Gun control problems not unique to US; firearm-related violence is spreading even across India
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Gun control problems not unique to US; firearm-related violence is spreading even across India

Available data seems to indicate that parts of India, particularly New Delhi, are going the same way as the United States in terms of gun control.

Las Vegas massacre aftermath: Some Republicans open to banning 'bump stock' device used by shooter
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Las Vegas massacre aftermath: Some Republicans open to banning 'bump stock' device used by shooter

Senior Congressional Republicans say they are open to considering legislation banning "bump stocks" like the shooter in Las Vegas apparently used to make semi-automatic rifles perform more like fully automatic weapons.

Donald Trump deplores Las Vegas shooting, says US is 'truly a nation in mourning'
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Donald Trump deplores Las Vegas shooting, says US is 'truly a nation in mourning'

With his countrymen still coming to grips with the deadliest mass shooting in Las Vegas early this week, US President Donald Trump has said America is truly a nation in mourning

Las Vegas shooting aftermath: Demand for 'bump stock' device used by shooter increases; gun company stocks rise
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Las Vegas shooting aftermath: Demand for 'bump stock' device used by shooter increases; gun company stocks rise

Increased interest in bump stocks echoed the spike in gun sales, as gun owners become concerned about stiffer gun control laws.

'Stephen Paddock never said anything to me': Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend denies knowledge of violence plot
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'Stephen Paddock never said anything to me': Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend denies knowledge of violence plot

The girlfriend of the Las Vegas gunman who killed 58 people and himself in the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history was questioned by the FBI on Wednesday and said she had no idea he was “planning violence against anyone.”

Las Vegas shooting doesn't classify as 'terrorism'; Donald Trump's refusal to call it so is justified
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Las Vegas shooting doesn't classify as 'terrorism'; Donald Trump's refusal to call it so is justified

Louise Richardson, a political scientist stresses upon the need to determine the motivation behind the crime, before labelling it as terrorism

Las Vegas attack aftermath: People line up at blood donation centres; mood sombre at Mandalay Bay
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Las Vegas attack aftermath: People line up at blood donation centres; mood sombre at Mandalay Bay

As Las Vegas is trying recuperating from the attack on an open-air country music concert, the somber mood is more pronounced at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.

Donald Trump to visit Las Vegas today, meet with survivors of attack
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Donald Trump to visit Las Vegas today, meet with survivors of attack

President Donald Trump is reckoning with the aftermath of a deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas when he visits the city today.

Las Vegas Attack: America's love affair with guns isn't ending anytime soon
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Las Vegas Attack: America's love affair with guns isn't ending anytime soon

On Sunday night, 59 people were killed and over 500 injured in a shooting in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas attacker Stephen Paddock was an unknown mystery even in his own retirement town
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Las Vegas attacker Stephen Paddock was an unknown mystery even in his own retirement town

In the quiet cul-de-sac where Stephen Paddock lived, even his immediate neighbours say they didn’t know him.

Donald Trump says he has 'no idea' if Las Vegas shooter linked to Islamic State
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Donald Trump says he has 'no idea' if Las Vegas shooter linked to Islamic State

US president Donald Trump said he did not know whether Stephen Paddock, the gunman behind the deadliest gun attack in modern US history, was linked to the Islamic State group.

Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock's girlfriend to be questioned for possible motives behind attack
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Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock's girlfriend to be questioned for possible motives behind attack

The investigation into the motives of a Las Vegas retiree who killed 59 people turned on Tuesday to the gunman’s girlfriend in the Philippines.

Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock meticulously planned attack, transferred $100,000 to the Philippines days before shooting
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Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock meticulously planned attack, transferred $100,000 to the Philippines days before shooting

The Las Vegas gunman transferred $100,000 overseas in the days before the attack and planned the massacre meticulously, authorities said Tuesday.