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Trump to Las Vegas victims: 'Believe me, I'll be there' for you

Trump to Las Vegas victims: 'Believe me, I'll be there' for you

Some members of GOP leadership have expressed a willingness to explore legislation banning bump stocks , the attachment that the Las Vegas shooter used to make semiautomatic rifles fire at the rate of automatic ones. President Donald Trump leaving Washington for Las Vegas . "And you showed what professionalism is all about". Air Force One landed at the airport near the famed Las Vegas strip on a bright, sunny morning just days after a gunman on the 32nd floor of a hotel and ...


President Trump to meet Las Vegas shooting survivors

President Trump to meet Las Vegas shooting survivors

Thomas Gunderson was attending the concert at the Route 91 Harvest Festival when Stephen Paddock began firing on the crowd from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, according to the Daily Mail . Top Republicans and Democrats in Congress have identified new curbs on the use of such accessories as the gun control measure most ripe for success in the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting .


Five Indian military personnel killed in chopper crash

Five Indian military personnel killed in chopper crash

The helicopter had flown from Kharimura in Tawang town earlier this morning. "As of now, we don't know if there were any officers on board the chopper". The Mi-17 V5 chopper, by Russian Federation, is the backbone of the Air Force. The Indian air force has in recent years suffered a lot of crashes of its MiG fleet acquired from the former Soviet Union.


Nobel Peace Prize awarded to ICAN campaign to end nuclear weapons

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to ICAN campaign to end nuclear weapons

If ever there were a moment for nations to declare their unequivocal opposition to nuclear weapons, that moment is now. "Nuclear weapons are even more destructive, but have not yet been made the object of a similar global legal prohibition", she said.


Brazil nursery attack: Children set on fire in Minas Gerais

Brazil nursery attack: Children set on fire in Minas Gerais

Fifteen victims with life threatening injuries have been sent to the capital Belo Horizonte where hospital facilities are better suited to cope than those in the small city where the tragedy occured. Witnesses told media that the man, in his 50s, had been working as a night guard at the nursery for eight years. State police said officers were visiting the suspect's family members to try and determine the motive behind the attack.