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Global Media Paddock Lollapalooza Chicago Booking Overlooked Concert, Report Says
Author: 0 Paddock Lollapalooza Chicago Booking Overlooked Concert, Report Says

A hotel in Chicago says that it had a booking for a man named Stephen Paddock during the Lollapolooza festival in August, but he didn't show up. "As you saw earlier this week the city conducts extensive public safety planning and training around major events, in close coordination with our law enforcement partners, to ensure public safety".

Global Media VP Mike Pence: Why I left today's Colts/49ers game
Author: 0 VP Mike Pence: Why I left today's Colts/49ers game

Manning will become the first Indianapolis-era player in Colts history to have his number retired and will also be inducted into the team's Ring of Honor. Last year, the team's starting quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, started the demonstration. Trump has railed against the form of protest, calling it disrespectful to the flag and to veterans.

Global Media Hurricane Nate Close to Category 2 Strength
Author: 0 Hurricane Nate Close to Category 2 Strength

EDT. Thunderstorms are expected today from a cool front that will move across the region and stall - setting up a corridor for what's left of Nate to rain down, according to National Weather Service Meteorologist Kim Buttrick. Saturday, and the second just east of Biloxi, Mississippi around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. The Weather Channel reports that eastbound lanes of US 90 in East Biloxi were flooded at 12:30 a.m.

Author: 0 Nate makes 2nd landfall outside Biloxi, Mississippi

United States forecasters said Hurricane Nate is expected to strengthen into a Category 2 hurricane, packing winds of around 100 miles per hour (160 kmph) when it slams into the central Gulf Coast Saturday night. "This is the worst hurricane that has impacted Mississippi since Hurricane Katrina", Mississippi Emergency Management Director Lee Smithson said on Saturday.

Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman's vast arsenal included tracer bullets

The removals come as investigators attempt to figure out why the suspected gunman, 64-year-old Stephen Paddock , opened fire on thousands of people Sunday night from his hotel room at the nearby Mandalay Bay before killing himself. Stephen Paddock visited the Middle East on a cruise within the past year, a police source has said. The wealthy real estate investor opened fire Sunday from his multistory perch onto the crowd below, killing 58 people and injuring nearly 400.

Global Media Minnesota man lived with bodies of mom, brother for year
Author: 0 Minnesota man lived with bodies of mom, brother for year

Dale Hager said Kuefler, 60, was charged this week with interference with a dead body or scene of death because Kuefler moved his brother's body. Robert James Kuefler was arrested a year ago after a neighbor requested a welfare check at a home on the 400 block of Sandra Lane, and officers reported being able to see a dead person through a main floor window.

Global Media Hurricane Nate Downgraded to Category 1
Author: 0 Hurricane Nate Downgraded to Category 1

Hurricane warnings for metropolitan New Orleans and Lake Pontchartrain were downgraded to tropical storm warnings , according to the hurricane center. Fortunately, Nate will continue to be a fast moving storm. It's not clear if hurricane Nate will be a category one or two when it makes landfall Saturday evening.

Global Media Common sense gun control: Bump off bump stocks
Author: 0 Common sense gun control: Bump off bump stocks

This reluctance is understandable, particularly in the wake of the near-instantaneous effort by some Democrats to politicize this tragedy. A bump stock is a device that can be attached to a semi-automatic rifle and, in essence, allow it to be fired at speeds approaching a fully automatic machine gun.

Global Media Iran warns United States against imposing new sanctions
Author: 0 Iran warns United States against imposing new sanctions

Trump has repeatedly blasted the 2015 nuclear agreement , under which Iran curbed its nuclear program in exchange for having punishing sanctions lifted, calling it an "embarrassment and "the worst deal ever negotiated". The IRGC commander also noted that if Washington decides to designate the IRGC as a terrorist organization, the IRGC will in turn treat the U.S. Army around the world, particularly in the Middle East, as the forces of the Islamic State militants.

Global Media Let's Not Discriminate: Farhan Akhtar On Kangana-Hrithik Row
Author: 0 Let's Not Discriminate: Farhan Akhtar On Kangana-Hrithik Row

In his bare-all interview with Arnab Goswami , Hrithik spoke candidly about his situation for the past few years over the controversy. Her words, however, didn't go down really well with the Twitterati who lambasted Rangoli for stooping down to such a low level by dragging Hrithik's family and children while justifying her sister.

Global Media BJP defends Amit Shah's son; Rs 100 cr defamation suit to be
Author: 0 BJP defends Amit Shah's son; Rs 100 cr defamation suit to be

Reacting to the media report on the anomalies in Jay Shah's company, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi alleged that the BJP chief and his son were the main beneficiaries of demonetization. However, the Congress can make this demand in court when the defamation case comes up. Sibal also alleged that a company owned by Jay Amit Shah got a loan of Rs 25 crore from a cooperative bank without sufficient collateral security, besides a loan of Rs 10.35 crore from Indian Renewable ...

Global Media Spain is preparing for a March in support of unity
Author: 0 Spain is preparing for a March in support of unity

The political stand-off has divided the country and caused economic ructions, prompting banks and companies to move their headquarters outside Catalonia . Turnout was 43%. There have been several claims of irregularities, and many ballot boxes were seized by the Spanish police. The apology comes after Catalan law enforcement officers appeared in court in Madrid.

Global Media National Basketball Association great Connie Hawkins dies at 75
Author: 0 National Basketball Association great Connie Hawkins dies at 75

Connie Hawkins , basketball's dazzling NY playground great who soared and swooped his way to the Hall of Fame, has died. "Someone said if I didn't break them, I was slow to obey them", he once said. Hawkins played for the Suns from 1969-1973, averaging 20.5 points, 9 rebounds and 4.3 assists per game for Phoenix. He was 75 years old. He won MVP honors as the team posted a league-best 54-24 record during the regular season and helped them win a title, beating the New Orleans Buccaneers in ...

Global Media Las Vegas gunman books hotel overlooking music festival in Chicago in August
Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman books hotel overlooking music festival in Chicago in August

Sheriff Lombardo said police believe the "disturbed and dangerous" Paddock planned to survive the shooting and escape, but did not reveal how. In the months before he carried out the deadliest mass shooting in US history, Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock had also booked hotel rooms overlooking other outdoor concert venues, including the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago in August, which drew 400,000 music lovers, among them Malia Obama.

Global Media Why does Melania Trump wear sunglasses at night?
Author: 0 Why does Melania Trump wear sunglasses at night?

The Internet had already blown up with hateful comments directed at the first lady about her being "out of touch". Donald Trump who, after having reduced the catastrophic situation on the island and comparing it to the consequences of hurricane Katrina, which occurred in August 2005 in New Orleans, has participated (in his way) to a distribution of products of first necessity.

Author: 0 Charlottesville Taken Over by White Nationalists in Protest

The removal of Robert E. Lee's statue has been blocked by a court pending the outcome of a legal challenge. White nationalists bearing torches returned to Charlottesville , Virginia , Saturday night. Mr. Spencer also sent one seemingly sarcastic tweet to the mayor of Charlottesville , Mike Signer , saying, "It was great to be back" and inviting him to "catch up next time we're in town".