• Plattsmouth schools close after threat

    Plattsmouth schools close after threat

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    Notifications about the cancellation were sent to families and posted on social media shortly after midnight. We take these threats very seriously. Superintendent Marty Fonley did not disclose the nature of the threat, and there is no word yet this morning whether it's related to threatening text messages in Johnston.
  • Texas Tech Student Among Injured in Las Vegas Mass Shooting

    Texas Tech Student Among Injured in Las Vegas Mass Shooting

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    The shooter, who was later identified as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock, is dead, according to Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Sheriff Joseph Lombardo. Texas Tech alumna Casey Hitchcock lives and works in Las Vegas and was about six miles from Mandalay Bay when the shootings began.
  • Northam cancels anti-gun violent events after Vegas shooting

    Northam cancels anti-gun violent events after Vegas shooting

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    Stephen Paddock , who had almost two dozen weapons with him when he opened fire , never appeared suspicious to the owner of Guns and Guitars in Mesquite, Nevada, where he lived, USA Today reported . The carnage in Las Vegas won't change that. " This is a modified version of that concept". "I am praying they find the courage it will take to make progress on the challenging issue of gun violence".
  • This isn't the time to talk about gun laws?

    This isn't the time to talk about gun laws?

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    And it's unlikely to break the impasse that stymied efforts for stricter gun controls after the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in CT. Beyond that, the country is an open market, with private sellers of used guns not having to run background checks, and no restrictions on long gun purchases.
  • Police investigating reports of active shooter in Norton

    Police investigating reports of active shooter in Norton

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    The man was identified by police as David Havrilek, 41, of Akron. Fortunately, there were no police officers or civilians injured during the police shootout. Barber Road was closed between Interstate 76 and Morgan Avenue for several hours. Barberton High School and sports fields were evacuated where football practice and a wrestling event were taking place.
  • Mattis, Pence And Kelly Talked Tillerson Out Of Resigning This Summer

    Mattis, Pence And Kelly Talked Tillerson Out Of Resigning This Summer

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    But after a July 20 Pentagon national security meeting, he called the president a 'moron, 'NBC News reported . Mr. Tillerson had numerous issues with the administration's policies, and particularly Mr. "Save your energy Rex, we'll do what has to be done!" Tillerson was at his son's wedding in Texas when Trump's Boy Scouts speech took place, and according to reports, he threatened to not return to Washington.
  • Vijay Mallya arrested in London, gets out on bail

    Vijay Mallya arrested in London, gets out on bail

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    Barbados Tridents owner, exiled Indian millionaire Vijay Mallya , was yesterday granted bail by Westminster Magistrates' Court here after being arrested on a new money laundering charge. He also stated that it was his lawful duty to be at the court, a duty that he is happy to perform. "I've given enough evidence to prove my case". India is seeking Mallya's extradition over loans to him tied to his defunct Kingfisher Airlines after the businessman, co-owner of the Force India team, ...
  • Thiago: Pique fully committed to Spain

    Thiago: Pique fully committed to Spain

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    The 30-year-old recently admitted that he would walk away from global duty if his views became a problem for the Spanish Football Federation, but during his pre-match press conference, the defender insisted that his commitment should not be questioned.
  • Egypt Destroyed North Korean Arms Shipment Claims Cairo

    Egypt Destroyed North Korean Arms Shipment Claims Cairo

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    Egypt ordered more than 30,000 rocket-propelled grenades from North Korea in a clandestine sanctions-busting deal that was foiled at the last minute by the U.S., the Washington Post reported on Monday. The Trump White House at the time claimed that Egypt's poor human rights records in recent years was the reason for the freeze, but now it's been unveiled that the accusations of cooperation with North Korea were the true cause of the schism.
  • Theresa May just got handed a P45 at the Conservative Party Conference

    Theresa May just got handed a P45 at the Conservative Party Conference

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    Simon Brodkin interrupted May's speech mid-flow and presented her with a P45. But the Prime Minister, who did a round of several dozen radio and TV interviews yesterday before attending party receptions, had a bad cough and struggled through much of the rest of her hour-long speech, her voice weakening noticeably towards the end.
  • Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend arrives in US

    Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend arrives in US

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    FBI agents investigating the Las Vegas mass shooting met Ms Danley when she arrived back in America on Wednesday afternoon (AEST). "Only Marilou can maybe help out". No one knows why Paddock morphed from a retired accountant to the deadliest mass shooter in modern United States history. Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said her government was working with USA authorities but told CNN affiliate Sky News on Monday that Australia had had no contact with Danley directly.
  • What Las Vegas massacre could mean for gun industry

    What Las Vegas massacre could mean for gun industry

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    In the House, Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., said he may revisit legislation that he introduced previous year, after the 2016 shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, to deny the sale of firearms to any individual whose name appears on the federal government's "no-fly" list.
  • Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar Set For UFC 218 Main Event

    Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar Set For UFC 218 Main Event

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    Waianae's Max Holloway will defend his UFC featherweight title against Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 218 on December 2 at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit. Prior to these wins, Edgar came up short in his second bid to steal featherweight gold from Jose Aldo. That said, he has proven to be one of the most gutsy fighters in the promotion, and would certainly be worthy of the status of a two-division champion.
  • Turkey Tries to Isolate al-Qaeda Forces in Syria's Idlib Province

    Turkey Tries to Isolate al-Qaeda Forces in Syria's Idlib Province

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    Russian Federation carried out the airstrikes on Tuesday at an undisclosed location in Syria after receiving intelligence about an upcoming high-level meeting of the group's leaders, the ministry said. Konashenkov noted that the decision to carry out an airstrike was made after confirmation of terrorists' arrival and the beginning of their meeting was received through several channels.
  • Las Vegas shooting - Stephen Paddock girlfriend returning to United States from Phillipines

    Las Vegas shooting - Stephen Paddock girlfriend returning to United States from Phillipines

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    In a press conference on Tuesday, Sheriff Lombardo confirmed that Danley is a person of interest. "He would glare down at her and say - with a mean attitude - 'You don't need my casino card for this", Mendoza told the Times . Federal Bureau of Investigation agents and police are now racing against time to work out exactly why Paddock killed his 58 victims. It's unclear if she's been contacted by police.
  • How Police Arrested Honeypreet Insan

    How Police Arrested Honeypreet Insan

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    A court in Panchkula , adjoining Chandigarh , had last month issued arrest warrants against top Dera functionaries - Honeypreet, Aditya Insan and Pawan Insan. She also rubbished the rape charge against Ram Rahim. Ostensibly in order to protect her, Rahim made a decision to adopt Honeypreet, following which she became his closest, ahem, "confidant".