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White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's phone was compromised for months

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Politico reported, citing three unnamed USA government officials, that Kelly's personal cell phone was compromised potentially as early as December 2016. Aides circulated a one-page memo through Trump's administration last month, Politico reports, and Kelly has since stopped using the phone. The digital attack was first discovered after Kelly reported experiencing glitches on the device - which was his personal phone, and not the government-issued phone - for a while. Read More »

Vegas shooter's girlfriend denies knowledge of attack

In Las Vegas , Paddock rained bullets from a nearby hotel tower into crowds attending an outdoor country music festival , killing 58 and injuring hundreds more. Danley, 62, returned to the United States Tuesday night from the Philippines, her home country, and was met by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents at Los Angeles International Airport. Read More »

Washington reacts to Las Vegas mass shooting

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Updated at 10:40 a.m. ET, Oct. 4: Since this story was originally published, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives confirmed that the gunman in the Las Vegas shooting had "bump-fire" stocks in his hotel room. Trump is addressing the attack on a country music festival Sunday night that left at least 50 people dead and more than 400 injured. Arriving with him Wednesday on Air Force One were House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California, Rep. Read More »

Deadline arrives for DACA program renewal

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DACA benefits for applicants who apply by Thursday will expire in summer of 2019. It awards a two-year work permit and a reprieve from deportation proceedings to undocumented immigrants who. Based on legal guidance issued by the Attorney General, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke issued a memorandum on September 5, 2017, initiating an orderly wind-down of DACA. Read More »

Here's When To Catch The Dodgers' Playoffs Games This Week

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As Rockies manager Bud Black said: "There's no secrets here". We now know all eight LDS teams . "That was a insane game from the beginning all the way to the end", said longtime Colorado outfielder Carlos Gonzalez , who can become a free agent this fall. Read More »

White House welcomes efforts to study gun 'bump stock' devices

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Brice Jager, owner of Iowa Gun in Walnut, Iowa, said that although bump stocks do not require background checks, he conducts his own. What will happen in the wake of the Las Vegas shooting? . Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC said it would be a "good time " to have a hearing and suggested he would also consider looking at bump stocks. In police body camera footage of the massacre, the sound of the gunfire resembles that of a fully automatic weapon . Read More »

Chilling witness accounts of Las Vegas mass shooting

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Paddock's actions resulted in the deaths of 59 innocent people, and injured more than 500. The gunman, Stephen Paddock killed himself in his room at Mandalay Bay before police burst in to find him heavily armed and evidence that he had carefully planned the assault to kill strangers whose lives he did not know. Read More »

Philippines' House panel finds impeachment complaint 'sufficient' vs chief justice

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The two congressmen who voted against the motion raised by Rep. Henry Oaminal (PDP-Laban, Misamis Occidental), a panel vice chair, were Arlene Bag-ao (LP, Dinagat Islands) and Kit Belmonte (LP, Quezon City). In the succeeding hearings, Umali said the committee plans to call witnesses "to clarify certain points" in the complaint against Sereno. "Are we even going to discuss this?" But Sereno's camp said they are still hoping that the House committee concerned, as well as the plenary, will ... Read More »

What was Stephen Paddock's motive?

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According to the report from the Washington Post , Paddock had purchased a ticket to the Philippines for Danley , explaining that he wanted her to visit her family. Her last known location after this horrific tragedy was reportedly in the Philippines. On Tuesday, Sheriff Joe Lombardo told the New York Post that Danley has been speaking to law enforcement agents from the Philippines. Read More »

White House requests $29 billion for disaster relief

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The White House is requesting Congress approve a $29 billion relief package to help Americans affected by recent natural disasters, including those in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico. The White House said the disaster funding will ensure it has enough funds to provide support through December 31 and earlier this week had about $10 billion on hand. Read More »

Iran's leader warns implications of controversial vote in Iraq

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The neighbours are concerned their own Kurdish minorities could seek to break away. As the Iraqi government has imposed legal restrictions on foreign investment in Iraqi Kurdistan's oil industry, which have been supported intermittently by the United States, the secession of Iraqi Kurdistan would allow China to cut lucrative bilateral deals with Kurdish companies with fewer regulatory obstacles. Read More »

Demi Lovato Addressed Rumor That "Ruin the Friendship" Is About Nick Jonas

Only recently did we seem to get more in the way of answers. Ellen wasted no time in getting down to business, when Demi nervously responded back, saying, "Something that I will always keep to myself is who my songs are about". They have also collaborated on several tracks together and even launched their own record label called Safehouse Records. Lovato is, it should be noted, newly single after her split from Guilherme "Bomba" Vasconcelos . Read More »

Companies Add Fewest US Workers in almost a Year

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Companies added the fewest number of workers in almost a year in September , reflecting a hit to the US job market from hurricanes Harvey and Irma, according to data released Wednesday from the ADP Research Institute in Roseland, New Jersey. Read More »

How 'Bump-Fire' Devices Skirt Federal Gun Laws

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Police reported recovering 23 firearms in Paddock's hotel room, though officials are still working to determine which weapons were used in the shooting. According to the ATF, it's not illegal. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) points to a photograph of a rifle with a "bump stock" during a news conference to announce proposed gun control legislation at the U.S. Read More »

Egypt allegedly caught secretly buying 30000 rocket-propelled grenades from North Korea

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Egyptian business executives ordered the rockets while also attempting to keep the purchase a secret, according to US officials and Western diplomats , the Post report said. - The weapons found include 30,000 rocket-propelled grenades from the cold war era. A United Nations probe later found that the order had been made by Egyptian businessmen on behalf of the Egyptian military while taking stringent measures to keep the transaction hidden from public eyes. Read More »

President Trump visits Las Vegas

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Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo told reporters Tuesday that he "absolutely" believes police will determine the shooter's motive and that he anticipated a "substantial amount of information" in the next few days. According to a Pew survey conducted in March and April, 83% of American adults said they consider gun violence in the USA a big problem. US security officials also said investigators were examining a $100,000 wire transfer that Paddock made to an account in the Philippines in ... Read More »

Las Vegas shooting fundraiser passes £2000000 in less than 24 hours

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Paddock killed at least 59 people and injured more than 500 others when he opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino onto crowds gathered below for a country music festival on Sunday night (local time). "He had substantial wealth". "I will tell you that everybody that should have lived, lived", Coates said. He'd grouse when he'd lost. He had seen similar wounds before but "of course never this many patients", he said. Read More »

Vegas Survivor: Despite Being Shot In Leg, I'm Standing For The President

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He was injured in the leg after a bullet hit his leg. Gunderson from California said that he was running toward Mandalay Bay when he got hit in the leg. Gunderson, 28, was one of the 500 people injured in the shooting on Sunday. The incredible moment a patriotic Gunderson struggled to his feet was captured on video, first when Mrs. Read More »

Simultaneous Lok Sabha, Assembly Polls by September 2018!

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Why Election Commission and BJP wants to hold Lok Sabha , Assembly Elections together by September 2018? BJP spokesperson G V L Narasimha Rao said the party is for one nation, one election which was propagated by Modi and seconded by former President Pranab Mukherjee but it would require building consensus among political parties as well as amendments to the Constitution and election laws. Read More »

Las Vegas gunman stockpiled weapons over decades, planned attack

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The downtown Chicago hotel overlooks Grant Park where the Lollapalooza festival is held each year. Those seeking to know the motive of Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock have had little more to chase than hints and shadows. Immediately afterward the White House, too, said it was open to such a change. "Australia will support the United States authorities in their investigation in whatever way we can, but we have not had contact with Marilou Danley directly". Read More »

Man Killed at Manhattan Building Under Construction

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The building was evacuated as police responded; dozens of construction workers gathered outside on the corner of the block as police in tactical gear streamed in, Chopper 4 over the scene shows. Construction crews were ordered out of the building while the investigation continued. The victim was found dead at the scene, FDNY said. The police did not immediately release the names of the two men. Read More »

Germany qualify for World Cup with easy win over Northern Ireland

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The visitors maintained their 100% qualifying record in some style, and their quality was too much for a Northern Ireland side who lacked any real attacking threat until the final moments of the game. A sensational goal, and Germany are cruising in Belfast. Hence it will be the toughest match today and it is predicted that Germany will win against Northern Ireland . Read More »

What's Behind South Korea Index MSCI Ishares (EWY)'s Movement

When it comes to equity investing, being too confident may be just as detrimental as not being confident enough. The next couple of weeks may be the ideal time for investors to put the pedal down and try to develop a strategy that will beat the market over the next quarter. Read More »

NRA Calls on ATF to Review Legality of Bump Fire Stocks

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Investigators said the gunman, Stephen Paddock, had 12 rifles equipped with bump stocks. The bill now has no GOP sponsors, but Senator Ron Johnson, a Wisconsin Republican , told reporters, "I have no problem banning those". A semi-automatic weapon allows a shooter to fire only one round per trigger squeeze. On automatic weapons , once the trigger is pulled and held, the weapon will continue firing until the ammunition is expended or the trigger is released. Read More »

Indians, Dodgers teams to beat as playoffs begin

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The Indians have made an example of the excitement of late-season baseball . "Everyone is just playing the game at a high level". Knocking off the most decorated National League team in this year's field would do a lot to shake the monkey off of their back. Read More »

John Lackey in pen? Max Scherzer in doubt? Pitching questions persist

Jon Lester is 9-7 a with 2.63 ERA over 133.2 inning pitched. "I know a championship is coming". It seems like a bit of a slow drag as fans wait for the title defense begin since there is almost a five-day gap between the season finale against the Reds and the first game of the National League Division Series in Washington . Read More »

California becomes a sanctuary state

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The signing of the bill by Governor Jerry Brown , a Democrat, enacts on a state-wide level protections for illegal immigrants that exist in several cities, including Chicago and NY. ICE Acting Director Thomas Homan has condemned the measure, saying California is prioritizing politics over public safety. Before signing the bill, Gov. Read More »

Gauri Lankesh to posthumously get Anna Politkovskaya Award

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Director AMR Ramesh in an interview with IBT, India, had talked about making the film and said, "I had worked with her brother Indrajith Lankesh and I have known her personally for years". I appeal to the government to nab the murderers. "Finding out the motive may solve the riddle of M M Kalburgi, Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare murder (all rationalists) cases". Read More »