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NC couple sickened by their tie to Vegas gunman

NC couple sickened by their tie to Vegas gunman

Paddock, who killed himself as police closed in, had 23 guns with him and two bump stock devices , which can convert semiautomatic firearms into fully automatic, officials said . Federal investigators are expected to question Danley when she returns to the US on Wednesday. "It was pre-planned extensively and I'm pretty sure he evaluated everything he did in his actions".


Senators' frustration with Trump on DACA bubbles up at hearing

Senators' frustration with Trump on DACA bubbles up at hearing

In addition to the administration officials, also testifying Tuesday were Denisse Rojas Marquez, an illegal immigrant Dreamer now protected by DACA , and Bill Hartzell, whose grandmother-in-law was slain by an 18-year-old illegal immigrant in Nebraska in 2013.


Stephen Colbert Pounds Donald Trump Over Puerto Rico Visit

Stephen Colbert Pounds Donald Trump Over Puerto Rico Visit

The president threw a load of paper towels at a crowd of hurricane victims like he was playing a bad game of basketball, or firing cheap merchandise from a T-shirt gun at a football game. "Sixteen people versus in the thousands", Trump said Tuesday . Trump's administration has transferred more than $US20.5 million ($A26.2 million) in federal funds to Puerto Rico to defray disaster expenses, FEMA said on its website.


Special Forces Troops Are Killed and 2 Wounded in Ambush in Niger

Special Forces Troops Are Killed and 2 Wounded in Ambush in Niger

The official said it is unknown who attacked the joint U.S. -Nigerien patrol. There are about 400 USA military personnel in Niger most of whom work at two drone bases, in Niamey and Agardez in northern Niger, providing reconnaissance information to the Nigerien military to counter violent extremist groups.


Boy, 2, Killed in Car Crash After Father Flees Alleged Walmart Shoplifting

Boy, 2, Killed in Car Crash After Father Flees Alleged Walmart Shoplifting

The toddler, whose name was not released by police, died after being ejected from a Jeep that had run a red light at the Levittown Town Center entrance to the Home Depot on Route 13, authorities said. He allegedly carried his son out of the store as security tried unsuccessfully to stop him from leaving. During the crash, Kuhn's 2-year-old son was thrown from the vehicle onto the road.