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  • CA Survivors of Las Vegas Shooting to Receive Multi-Million Grant From DOJ

    02/09/2019 5:10:37 PM PST · by jazusamo · 41 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | February 9, 2019 | Beth Baumann
    The Department of Justice's Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Antiterrorism and Emergency Assistance Program (AEAP) awarded an $8.3 million grant to the California Victim Compensation Board (CalVCB) in order to support victims of the tragic Las Vegas shooting that took place in October 2017. According to CalVCB... • 65 percent of the 24,000 people at the Route 91 Harvest Festival were California residents. • More than 600 Californians were injured in the attack. • 35 of the 58 killed were from California. “Thousands of California residents were present that day, and hundreds of them seriously wounded,” Deputy Attorney...
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Wednesday 1/30/2019

    01/30/2019 3:42:10 AM PST · by Nextrush · 2 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 1/30/2019 | Nextrush/Self
    In Venezuela the opposition to Nicolas Maduro taking to the streets and in support of the interim President Juan Guaido today (Wednesday). Venezuela's Supreme Court, controlled by Maduro, has ruled that Mr. Guaido cannot leave the country and frozen his bank accounts...... The Battle of Brexit and two amendments approved Tuesday in Parliament that appear to be the fruit of a closing of ranks in the British Conservative Party..... There's a high level Russian delegation talking Syria and Iran on a visit to Israel this week.... Israeli politics and the new face in Israeli politics, retired Chief of Staff Benny...
  • FBI doesn't find motive for Vegas mass shooting

    01/29/2019 10:42:50 AM PST · by bgill · 38 replies
    kvue ^ | Jan. 29, 2019 | AP
    The FBI has concluded its investigation into the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history without determining a motive. The FBI makes the conclusion in a report given to The Associated Press on Tuesday. After nearly 16 months, the agency says it can't determine why gunman Stephen Paddock killed 58 people and injured nearly 900 others in October 2017. Aaron Rouse is the special agent in charge of the FBI's Las Vegas office. He says Paddock acted alone when he planned and carried out the attack. The 64-year-old fatally shot himself after opening fire from his hotel suite. Rouse says...
  • BREAKING: Federal Documents Reveal Paddock Had Likely Accomplices — And SEVEN Different Cellphones

    01/13/2018 3:01:18 PM PST · by mojito · 113 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 1/13/2018 | Jim Hoft
    On Friday a federal judge made public hundreds of pages of court documents that had been filed by the FBI in the days and weeks after the Las Vegas concert shooting. The judge did so in response to a lawsuit filed by CNN and several media organizations. On Sunday October 1, 2017, Stephen Paddock opened fire on concertgoers at the Route 91 Harvest music festival in Las Vegas, Nevada. The shooting left 58 dead and another 546 injured in the deadliest mass shooting by an individual in US history. Investigative journalist Laura Loomer posted a page from the report on...
  • Las Vegas shooting: What can be learned to stop similar attacks

    12/31/2017 4:51:56 PM PST · by Freedom of Speech Wins · 63 replies
    EBL news ^ | 10/03/2017 | Daniel Linskey
    https://eblnews.com/video/las-vegas-shooting-what-can-be-learned-stop-similar-attacks-222595
  • Radio traffic released by fire department captures chaos of Las Vegas shooting

    11/03/2017 10:38:10 PM PDT · by Freedom of Speech Wins · 5 replies
    Las Vegas Review Journal ^ | 11/03/2017 | Michael Scott Davidson
    https://www.reviewjournal.com/crime/homicides/radio-traffic-released-by-fire-department-captures-chaos-of-las-vegas-shooting-audio/
  • Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock lost money in 2 years preceding shooting

    11/03/2017 3:07:15 PM PDT · by familyop · 87 replies
    Las Vegas Review-Journal ^ | November 2, 2017 | Blake Apgar
    Gunman Stephen Paddock lost a large amount of wealth in the two years before the Oct. 1 shooting on the Strip, Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo said in an interview with a local television station. Lombardo told KLAS-TV, Channel 8, that Paddock’s wealth fluctuated because of gambling, real estate transactions and “everything else that he chose to do.” Paddock lost a large amount of money after September 2015, the sheriff said. Lombardo speculated that the financial losses might have contributed to Paddock’s decision to spray a country music festival with bullets, killing 58 people and injuring more than 500 others....
  • Brother of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock charged with child porn possession in L.A.

    10/25/2017 1:58:53 PM PDT · by hillarys cankles · 34 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | October 25, 2017 | Kate Mather and Joseph Serna
    A brother of Las Vegas mass shooter Stephen Paddock was arrested in Los Angeles on Wednesday on suspicion of possessing hundreds of images of child pornography, according to authorities.
  • Las Vegas shooter's laptop missing its hard drive

    10/25/2017 9:50:07 AM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 199 replies
    ABC go ^ | Oct 25, 2017, 12:15 PM ET | Jake Date, Mike Levine, Pierre Thomas
    A laptop computer recovered from the Las Vegas hotel room where Stephen Paddock launched the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history was missing its hard drive, depriving investigators of a potential key source of information on why he killed and maimed so many people, ABC News has learned.
  • Vegas shooting doesn’t change opinions on guns: AP-NORC poll

    10/21/2017 10:18:09 AM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 8 replies
    The Associated Press ^ | 10/20/2017 | Lisa Marie Pane
    ATLANTA (AP) — The slaying of five dozen people in Las Vegas did little to change Americans’ opinions about gun laws. The nation is closely divided on whether restricting firearms would reduce such mass shootings or homicides, though a majority favor tighter laws as they have for several years, according to a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. The massive divide on stricter limits remains firmly in place.
  • Ellen DeGeneres twitter: Jesus Campos on tomorrow's show

    10/17/2017 7:44:03 PM PDT · by Meet the New Boss · 72 replies
    @TheEllenShow ^ | 17 Oct 2017 | Ellen DeGeneres
    Tomorrow, the first people to encounter the Las Vegas shooter are here – security guard Jesus Campos and building engineer Stephen Schuck. pic.twitter.com/dDmjzN6xBx— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) October 18, 2017
  • Mandalay Bay security guard set to appear on ‘Ellen’ after avoiding media [pre-released show clip]

    10/18/2017 12:15:49 AM PDT · by Meet the New Boss · 44 replies
    Las Vegas Review-Journal ^ | 17 Oct 2017 | Rachel Crosby and Matthew Crowley
    In clips of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” supplied to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Campos reviewed the events of the shooting, recounting how he was alerted to check on a door that was ajar. He said he was on the stairwell going from the 31st to the 32nd floor and came upon a door that was blocked and wouldn’t open. So he rerouted through a hallway and called security dispatch to get an engineer to check on the blocked door. Campos said he then heard drilling sounds and believed the slamming of the heavy door he passed through to get to...
  • Casino company seems to be in touch with missing security guard Jesus Campos

    10/17/2017 4:31:43 PM PDT · by Meet the New Boss · 48 replies
    The Los Angeles Times ^ | 17 Oct 2017 | Matt Pearce
    The company that owns the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino implied Tuesday that it was in touch with wounded security guard Jesus Campos, who seemingly vanished last week as questions mounted over the Las Vegas casino’s response to the Oct. 1 mass shooting. MGM Resorts International issued a statement on Campos’ behalf Tuesday after the Los Angeles Times submitted a request to interview the Mandalay Bay security guard. Campos was shot in the leg by gunman Stephen Paddock inside the hotel shortly before Paddock began shooting at a concert across the street. “Jesus Campos wants to tell his story at...
  • IMMIGRATION - Jesus Campos "BORROWED" an SSN for Employment, MGM Hired an Illegal...?

    10/17/2017 3:09:54 PM PDT · by gaijin · 61 replies
    GotNews.com ^ | Oct 17, 2017 | Laura Loomer
    “Sources in intelligence have provided me with MGM security guard Jesus Campos’s comprehensive intelligence report,” Loomer told GotNews. “The report reveals that Jesus Campos shared a social security number with an individual named ‘Jesus A Quintero.'” You won’t hear this stuff from the lying mainstream media. Keep the GotNews mission alive: send tips to editor@gotnews.com or donate at FreeStartr.com/GotNews. According to Loomer, this latest piece of information could shed light on Campos’ employment status, and expose reasons for the hotel’s lack of transparency. “A shared SSN is a very strong indicator that Jesus Campos is an illegal immigrant, and if...
  • America at Its Best

    10/16/2017 6:07:24 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 2 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | October 16, 2017 | Terry Paulsen
    Alexis de Tocqueville wrote in Democracy in America, “I sought for the greatness and genius of America in her commodious harbors and her ample rivers – and it was not there . . . in her fertile fields and boundless forests and it was not there . . . in her rich mines and her vast world commerce – and it was not there . . . in her democratic Congress and her matchless Constitution – and it was not there. Not until I went into the churches of America and heard her pulpits aflame with righteousness did I understand...
  • Trump voters open to bump stock ban after Las Vegas shooting

    10/15/2017 6:54:51 PM PDT · by leaymane · 80 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 10/14/17 | Daniel Allott
    As night follows day, mass shootings in America are followed by a succession of Democratic politicians and liberal activists pushing for tighter gun restrictions. Almost as reliably, those efforts fail. But in the wake of the massacre in Las Vegas, in which Stephen Paddock killed 58 people and injured hundreds more at an outdoor concert, there is reason to believe this time might be different. Paddock used “bump stock” devices that effectively turn semi-automatic firearms into fully automatic weapons, causing a higher death toll. Republicans and Democrats in Congress have shown some support for a ban of bump stocks. House...
  • Permitting police to use drones with deadly weapons [Did LVMPD use illegal drone?]

    10/14/2017 8:22:16 PM PDT · by Meet the New Boss · 76 replies
    CBS News ^ | 31 March 2017 | CBS/AP
    HARTFORD, Conn. -- Connecticut lawmakers are considering whether the state should become the first in the country to allow police to use drones outfitted with deadly weapons, a proposal immediately met with concern by civil rights and civil liberties advocates. The bill would ban the use of weaponized drones, but exempt police. Details on how law enforcement could use drones with weapons would be spelled out in rules to be developed by the state Police Officer Standards and Training Council. Officers also would have to receive training before being allowed to use drones with weapons. snip North Dakota is the...
  • Hero security guard of Las Vegas massacre 'checked into a quick clinic' after vanishing

    10/14/2017 1:25:26 PM PDT · by Meet the New Boss · 90 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | 14 Oct 2017 | Jennifer Smith and Snejana Farberov
    Jesus Campos, the hero security guard who was shot in the Las Vegas hotel massacre, checked into a 'quick clinic' after vanishing moments before he was due to speak to the media for the first time since the attack. The security guard is yet to be interviewed since he was shot by Stephen Paddock on October 1 on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel. On Thursday, Campos was due to appear at a press conference after being given an award for his bravery but he disappeared. His union representative revealed on Saturday that Campos was taken to a...
  • FBI Wipes Clean Phones & Laptops of Las Vegas Massacre Eyewitnesses

    10/12/2017 11:17:55 PM PDT · by SteveH · 83 replies
    pam geller ^ | oct 12 2017 | paul watson
    Workers at the Route 91 festival during which Stephen Paddock unleashed his massacre have reportedly been given back their phones and laptops by the FBI only to discover that all messages and videos from the night of the attack have been wiped clean. According to a Las Vegas resident who posted a status update on Facebook, “A bunch of people that worked the Route 91 said they got their cell phones back today. They all said that all their phones are completely wiped clean! All messages and info from that weekend are completely gone. Anyone else experience this?” “A few...
  • Las Vegas security guard Jesus Campos disappears moments before TV interviews

    10/13/2017 5:31:24 AM PDT · by grundle · 118 replies
    Fox News ^ | October 13, 2017 | Greg Norman
    Where in the world is Jesus Campos? The Mandalay Bay security guard shot by Stephen Paddock in the moments leading up to the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history was set to break his silence Thursday night with five television interviews, including one on Fox News, Campos' union president said. Except when the cameras were about to roll, and media gathered in the building to talk to him, Campos reportedly bolted, and, as of early Friday morning, it wasn't immediately clear where he was.