Las Vegas Shooting
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Federal agents question Las Vegas shooter’s girlfriend

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 10/04/17, 10:39 am

The girlfriend of Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock has returned to the United States from the Philippines and will face questioning about Paddock’s murderous Sunday night rampage. Federal agents reportedly met Marilou Danley, 62, at the Los Angeles airport late Tuesday. Danley’s sisters in Australia said in a TV interview they believed she couldn’t have known the attack in advance.

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Motive for Las Vegas attack remains a mystery

by Leigh Jones
Posted 10/03/17, 10:31 am

President Donald Trump called the man who opened fire on more than 20,000 people attending an outdoor concert in Las Vegas Sunday night a “very, very sick individual” and promised law enforcement officials would investigate him “very seriously.” But more than 36 hours after 64-year-old Stephen Craig Paddock launched his attack from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel, investigators still know almost nothing about what motivated him.

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FBI: No terror ties for Vegas shooter

by Onize Ohikere & Leigh Jones
Posted 10/02/17, 12:00 pm

UPDATE: FBI officials say accused Las Vegas sniper Stephen Craig Paddock had no ties to international terror groups. In an online posting, Islamic State militants claimed Paddock converted to Islam several months ago and acted on its behalf in Sunday’s mass shooting, the deadliest in U.S. history. Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said the death toll has risen to 58 and the count of those injured to 515. Investigators believe Paddock, 64, acted alone and are no longer looking for a woman initially designated as a person of interest.

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