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Vegas shooter may have targeted another music festival first

Vegas shooter may have targeted another music festival first

Danley's sisters, speaking to CNN affiliate Seven Network Australia , said that Danley didn't know anything about the shooting ahead of time and that Paddock "sent her away" before the attack . Investigators also confirmed that Stephen Paddock , 64, of Mesquite had also rented a room at the Ogden condo building earlier in September overlooking an even larger Vegas music event, the Life is attractive festival, featuring Gorillaz, Lorde, Chance the Rapper and other artists.


YouTube reportedly alters search algorithm after Las Vegas shooting

YouTube reportedly alters search algorithm after Las Vegas shooting

Google and Facebook have also both struggled with misinformation and conspiracy theories infiltrating their news services this week, and have had to tweak algorithms as a result. YouTube is modifying its search engine to "promote more authoritative sources" in an effort to demote debunked conspiracy theories that have been spreading in the wake of the Las Vegas massacre, according to The Wall Street Journal .



TMZ reports that Las Vegas gunman had booked hotel room overlooking Lollapalooza

He booked a second room August 3. Paddock's August 1 booking of the hotel room, first reported by TMZ , comes as investigators, trying to determine a motive for the Las Vegas shooting, have been trying to track Paddock's movements in the days before he opened fire from the Mandalay Bay casino resort on Sunday night.


NYT Columnist Calls for Repealing Second Amendment

NYT Columnist Calls for Repealing Second Amendment

Scalise said. I call that the "Wild West/NRA" mentality. We haven't amended the Constitution since 1992, when we decreed any law affecting Congressional salaries can not take effect until the next election - i.e., banning members of Congress voting themselves a pay increase.


Pumpkin spice smell forces school evacuation

Pumpkin spice smell forces school evacuation

A Baltimore school evacuated its student body on Thursday and called the local fire department's Hazmat team over a unusual smell. "This plug-in air freshener that basically puts out the odor every so many seconds, and it's a pumpkin spice, and that's exactly what, if you go in there, you can smell, so it has been identified".


House to vote on budget that's key to tax plan

House to vote on budget that's key to tax plan

They're upset because they aren't being allowed to make even more money than they already have. "Creditor expectations must finally reflect reality", he writes - but he also says President Trump can not " wipe out " the US territory's debt.