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Las Vegas Massacre

Coverage of the Las Vegas concert attack, the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history

Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 12:18 PM CDT

Dozens Gravely Wounded in Vegas Face Long Road to Recovery

Dozens Gravely Wounded in Vegas Face Long Road to Recovery

The bullets are still there. For the dozens of people who remain hospitalized in Las Vegas from the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history, the onslaught isn't over. The pain lingers. They remain haunted by...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 07:21 PM CDT

Las Vegas Gunman Targeted Responding Police, Jet Fuel Tanks

Las Vegas Gunman Targeted Responding Police, Jet Fuel Tanks

The gunman who sprayed more than 1,000 rounds of bullets into a Las Vegas country music concert also took shots at jet fuel tanks and targeted police officers responding to the scene, investigators said Friday...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 12:52 AM CDT

Country Star Jason Aldean Resumes Tour After Mass Shooting

Country Star Jason Aldean Resumes Tour After Mass Shooting

Country star Jason Aldean brought the party back Thursday in his return to the stage following the deadly mass shooting that broke out while he was performing in Las Vegas, but the fun was tempered by the sting...

Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 07:35 PM CDT

Hotel: Gunman Shot at Crowd Seconds After Shooting Guard

Hotel: Gunman Shot at Crowd Seconds After Shooting Guard

Even as investigators struggle to unravel the mystery of what motivated a gunman to open fire on a Las Vegas concert crowd, confusion surrounds the sequence of events in the fatal few minutes of the worst...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 04:02 PM CDT

Trump to Grant $1M to Help Las Vegas After Deadly Shooting

Trump to Grant $1M to Help Las Vegas After Deadly Shooting

President Donald Trump said the federal government is sending $1 million to Las Vegas to help pay law enforcement costs related to last week's mass killing. Trump tweeted Wednesday that the grant will help pay...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 09:16 AM CDT

Audio Captures Moment Vegas Engineer Was Shot At

Audio Captures Moment Vegas Engineer Was Shot At

Audio released by MGM Resorts shows the moment a Mandalay Bay Hotel engineer was shot at by Stephen Paddock, just minutes before Paddock gunned down 58 people and wounded hundreds of other people during the...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 07:42 AM CDT

Gun-Control Group Sues 'Bump Stock' Makers, Sellers

Gun-Control Group Sues 'Bump Stock' Makers, Sellers

One of the nation's leading gun-control groups has filed a lawsuit against the makers and sellers of "bump stocks," the devices used by the gunman in what is now the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S....

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 08:40 AM CDT

Hotel Worker Who Narrowly Escaped Shots Shares His Story

Hotel Worker Who Narrowly Escaped Shots Shares His Story

An engineer at the Mandalay Bay hotel who dodged rounds in the hallway as Stephen Paddock began the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history spoke out for the first time Wednesday, saying he is "incredibly...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 05:48 AM CDT

'Vegas Strong': City's Hockey Team Has Inspired Home Debut

'Vegas Strong': City's Hockey Team Has Inspired Home Debut

One by one under the spotlights, the Vegas Golden Knights skated up to take their place behind a first responder to the shooting massacre. The arena then illuminated the victims' names in gold on the ice during...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 06:30 PM CDT

Pressure Mounts for Vegas Police to Explain Response Time

Pressure Mounts for Vegas Police to Explain Response Time

Pressure mounted Wednesday for Las Vegas police to explain how quickly they reacted to what would become the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history after two hotel employees reported a gunman spraying a...

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Here is complete coverage of the attack on an outdoor music festival in Las Vegas, the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. The gunman was identified by law enforcement officials as Stephen Paddock, 64, of Mesquite, Nevada.
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