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Dead, More Than 100 Injured In Las Vegas Mass Shooting

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"For children seven and older, you can't pretend that things like this never happen, so don't, but be positive and encouraging", he says.

Paddock killed himself as special response team officers broke into the hotel room, police said.

"What transpired in Las Vegas and what happened in Charlottesville was domestic terrorism", said Bellamy.

Four months after Sandy Hook, the Senate - controlled by Democrats at the time - fell short of the votes needed to advance legislation that would have expanded background checks for gun purchasers.The vote was viewed as a major defeat for gun-control advocates and no subsequent efforts have come as close to passing.

"Multiple agencies responded to reports of an active shooter situation at the Mandalay Bay, I can tell you at this time we do have a suspect down our officers can confirm that for you", said a police spokesman. The other sustained non-life threatening wounds, according to LVMPD.

In an effort to try to crack Stephen Paddock's state of mind, the FBI spent hours on Wednesday interviewing his longtime girlfriend, who returned Tuesday from a weekslong overseas trip and said she had no inkling of the massacre he was plotting when he sent her to see family in her native Philippines. This kind of intimidation is easy to make out when the aggressor is a jihadist, whether associated with an outfit such as ISIS or merely "inspired by" sharia-supremacist ideology (which seeks the imposition of sharia law and to force changes in American policy).

For younger children, it's best to keep the news and digital stories and imagery out of sight, and focus on broader messages without getting into too much detail about the specific event.

Brown said she and her husband ran into the Excalibur Hotel and Casino, where they met an elderly woman who allowed them to stay in her hotel room as long as they needed. This included five handguns, two shotguns and a "plethora of ammunition", as well as a firearm with a possible "bump stock" modification that "enables a person to speed up ammunition", Lombardo said. Just know u all are in my heart and my prayers as we all go through this together.

Stephen Paddock regularly played high-stakes video poker but was wealthy and had "no religious affiliation, no political affiliation", the brother said. They could have categorized the crime instead as workplace violence - Nolen was embittered by his suspension from his work at a Oklahoma food processing plant.

The attack was the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history.

The shooter was not known to police. "He grabbed me and started running when I felt him get shot in the back", she told a radio station in Tennessee.

"We just wanted to stay in our room". Support for Las Vegas could be seen as far away as Paris, which dimmed the lights on the Eiffel Tower in tribute. At around 10 p.m. he opened fire upon thousands of country music concert attendees below a hotel room, killing 59 people and injuring more than 500.

Jason Aldean has canceled three upcoming concerts out of respect for the victims of the Las Vegas shooting. He then fired at will, striking unsuspecting students.

Slowly, the names of the victims are surfacing. "You didn't know what to do or where it was coming from", he said. Some of the injured were hit by shrapnel.

The final shows of the three-day Route 91 country music festival were in full swing when the gunman struck.

Hundreds of people have lined up at United Blood Services and University Medical Centre in Las Vegas to donate blood shortly after officials announced a blood drive.

Interstate 15 was briefly closed, and flights at McCarran International Airport were suspended for a while.

Dead, More Than 100 Injured In Las Vegas Mass Shooting