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Cryptic note found at Las Vegas shooter's hotel room

Last Thursday, days after the Life Is Beautiful festival, Paddock checked into a room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. Rooms were also reserved in Paddock's name in a Las Vegas building that overlooked the Life is lovely alternative music festival , held a week before Sunday's country music festival, said Sheriff Joseph Lombardo of the Las Vegas police. Read More »

South Africa declare on 573 for four


Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis continued the slaughter of Bangladesh's cricket team in Bloemfontein as they pushed South Africa passed 500 and notched up centuries in the process. Elgar followed up his 199 in Potchefstroom with his tenth Test century. Amla was the first to reach three figures on the second day when he scooped a drive off Mustafizur Rahman to the point boundary. Read More »

Johnson, #12 Auburn Run Past Rebels


The Rebels were coming off a bye week entering the Alabama game after losing to Cal on the road 27-16. Johnson ran 59 yards against the Bulldogs before a defender caught up to him from behind and pushed him out of bounds at the 5-yard line. Read More »

2 soldiers killed, Alabama soldier injured at South Carolina's Fort Jackson


The deceased soldiers' names are being withheld pending notification of their next of kin, the statement said. Approximately 3,500 active-duty soldiers are assigned to Fort Jackson full-time, according to the base. A soldier from Tennessee also was killed. "We ask that everyone keep the six service members who sustained injuries in their thoughts and prayers in the days ahead". Read More »

Boris Johnson warns only Tory 'nutters' want to oust Theresa May

Pressed on whether she was concerned that Shapps might be able to drum up enough support to trigger a leadership challenge , the prime minister repeated her previous point in the somewhat robotic style which attracted so much criticism during the General Election campaign: "What I think is necessary for the country now, what the country needs, is calm leadership". Read More »

Gunman's Father Was on FBI's Most Wanted List


An Oregon Supreme Court opinion from 1981 says Federal Bureau of Investigation agents arrested Benjamin Hoskins Paddock on September 6, 1978, at the Bingo Center in the small city of Springfield. But he denied the bank robbery, telling the same judge, "I swear to God I never had anything to do with it" and noting he didn't know he was being followed "until the windshield of my auto disintegrated". Read More »

State falls 40-34 in double-overtime at Texas

In the second overtime, a series of penalties would doom K-State to attempting a 53-yard field goal. But on this current Longhorn roster, Texas' quarterbacks may be the lone source of big plays. He also has 58 rushing yards on 26 carries. Ertz (12-of-18 for 224 yards) replaced Delton for Kansas State's final drive of regulation, but the Wildcats' push to win the game in regulation ended in a deep interception to Texas safety DeShon Elliott , his fifth pick in his last three games. Read More »

Yashwant dares BJP to take action


He also stated that there is an atmosphere of fear in the country and that fear and democracy can not go together. The Kauravas were 100 brothers. Yashwant Sinha , former finance minister, says that if Prime Minister Narendra Modi believes he is among a group of habitual nay-sayers, "why do you take notice of us?" Prasad said, "With utter grief I have to say that what Sinha is saying is below the belt". Read More »

2-Year-Old Abducted Out of San Francisco


The suspects should be considered armed and unsafe. According to a Facebook post, she was last seen by her father outside the family's backyard. She was last seen wearing black pajama bottoms and a pink shirt. Sherin Mathews is described as a 3-year-old girl that weighs approximately 22 pounds, has black hair, brown eyes and is approximately 3-feet tall. Police did not immediately release details about the abduction. Read More »

Tropical Storm Nate gaining strength as it heads into the Gulf


The storm surge watch issued Thursday night for the northern and western shores of Lake Pontchartrain near New Orleans as well as the coastline from Morgan City, La.to the Alabama-Florida border was still in effect Friday. The coasts of Alabama , Mississippi , and Louisiana, including New Orleans , are under a Hurricane Warning . WXII 12 meteorologists expect winds gusts between 20 -30 miles per hour to cause only isolated wind damage and scattered power outages mainly in the ... Read More »

Here's how Hurricane Nate will actually help Pa.


According to the US National Hurricane Center , the storm with maximum sustained winds of 137 kilometres per hour is moving north and a second landfall is expected on the MS coast later. In New Orleans , the city's pumping system remains fragile but is working. Seven to eleven feet or more of life-threatening storm surge is expected to impact the coastal areas of MS, leading to extreme-level impacts. Read More »

Gas explosion extends to 2 filling stations


One witness said a nearby auto was destroyed as the blast caught two people believed to be students. Frightened residents fled the scene following the explosion at around 7.30pm in Accra. In May, an explosion at a factory in the Western Regional capital of Takoradi occurred as a tanker was discharging liquefied petroleum gas at the Ghana Household Utilities Manufacturing Company factory. Read More »

USA states declare emergency ahead of Tropical Storm Nate


Forecasters say Nate likely will reach the U.S. Gulf coast near New Orleans late Saturday. A Hurricane Warning is in effect for Grand Isle to the Alabama/Florida border, including metro New Orleans and Lake Pontchartrain. States of emergency were declared in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama; officials announced evacuation orders in low-lying areas and the opening of shelters for anyone who needs them. Read More »

Saudis want S-400 system from Russian Federation

Saudi Arabia seeks to continue cooperation with Russian Federation for achievement of stability on global oil markets, he said. In an apparent reference to the output deal, Salman told Mr Putin that Saudi Arabia is "eager to continue the positive cooperation between our nations in the world oil market, which fosters global economic growth". Read More »

Lee Corso Headgear Pick, Week 6: West Virginia vs. TCU

Trailing 3-0 late in the first quarter, TCU booted away its third punt of the day but was gifted the ball right back when a Mountaineer player blocked a TCU defender into West Virginia punt returner Jovanni Stewart , which TCU's Vernon Scott recovered at the West Virginia 33-yard line. Read More »

Bigg Boss 11: Zubair Khan to go on a hunger strike


Or is Salman Khan going to do something about the ongoing clashes between Shilpa Shinde and Vikas Gupta or Hina Khan and Arshi Khan? Shilpa got irritated and told Hina that she was asked to read the document and in case she needed clarification she can read it again. Read More »

Guards Killed, 3 Injured in Attack on Peace Palace, Saudis Say


The Royal Guards killed the gunman, who was identified in the statement as Mansour Al-Amri, a 28-year-old Saudi national. A spokesman for the ministry said members of the Royal Guard fatally shot the attacker. Saudi authorities Saturday evening confirmed reports that an attack near the royal palace in Jeddah had been foiled Saturday by security forces, leaving two guards and the attacker dead. Read More »

NRA urges new rules to curb 'rapid fire' tools


Democrats in both the House and Senate have introduced bills banning bump stocks and similar devices, like trigger cranks, that can accelerate the firing rate of a semi-automatic weapon to almost that of a machine gun. Fully automatic weapons have been heavily restricted in the US for decades, and even the NRA has drawn a line at supporting this sort of firepower, at least recently . Read More »

NLDS Game 1: Dodgers' Justin Turner And Yasiel Puig Lead The Offense

Jon Lester (13-8) starts for the defending World Series champions against Gio Gonzalez (15-9) and Washington after two-time Cy Young Award victor Max Scherzer was pushed back to Game 3 because of a tender hamstring. We saw the latest in a series of short starts by pitchers this postseason, we saw Clayton Kershaw tie a dubious record while earning a win, we saw Justin Turner continue his NLDS dominance, and we saw Yasiel Puig get his licks in, literally. Read More »

Ivanka Could Run For President In 15 Years: Ivana Trump


Not only Ivana, her children Ivanka, Eric, and Donald Trump Jr. too contributed to the book. Ivana Trump writes, while also considering what her own title would be. In the wake of separating his first spouse, Trump wedded Maples in 1993. " Raising Trump " is set to be released next week. Asked about a potential political future in a 2016 Cosmopolitan interview , she said she was focused on the Trump Organization and her personal brand, but did not rule out the possibility. Read More »

Ghana fails to qualify for 2018 World Cup


Ghana's chances of qualifying to a fourth successive FIFA World Cup tournament is in jeopardy following their underwhelming qualifying campaign. Egypt are now top of Group E on nine points, one ahead of second-placed Uganda and three clear of third-placed Ghana . Read More »

'We'll be looking into' bump stocks ban


The White House and the National Rifle Association signaled Thursday that they are open to the idea of regulating the use of bump stocks, the rifle attachments that the Las Vegas shooter used to rapidly fire bullets on a crowd of concertgoers Sunday night. Read More »

Google and Tesla have plans to help rebuild Puerto Rico


Iris Irizarry (l.) and Evelyn Andujar (r.) try to get cell phone reception in the wake of Maria on October 4, 2017, in Utuado, Puerto Rico. It also took the step of creating its Hurricane Recovery Task Force that will work on restoring services to the islands. Read More »

Crybaby upset late night hosts are making fun of him


Trump - who has taken umbrage in the past over " unfunny " jokes about him, especially on Saturday Night Live - seemed in his tweets to be referencing an FCC rule stipulating that candidates for public office be granted equal time on broadcast TV and radio stations. Read More »

'Who Knows': Donald Trump Calls Chuck Schumer for Deal on Health Care


Trump has been frustrated by the failure, openly taunting Republicans as "total quitters" and "fools" this summer over their inability in the Senate to replace Obamacare. Mr. Trump last month shocked Republicans when he reached a deal with Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-California, to extend the debt limit , suggesting he may be open to future deals with Democrats. Read More »

Several people injured after vehicle mounts pavement outside London's National History Museum


Scotland Yard said a number of people have been injured in South Kensington and a man has been arrested. BBC reporter Chloe Hayward was leaving the Natural History Museum as the incident happened. Officers are on scene, and the London Ambulance Service have been called. London , like other major European cities, is on high alert after auto, van and truck ram attacks in Nice, London , Berlin and Stockholm in recent months. Read More »

USA oil rigs evacuated as Tropical Storm Nate approaches Gulf Coast


Tropical Storm Nate , which is forecast to soon become a hurricane is barreling toward New Orleans after ripping through Central America and killing 10 people. New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said 108 out of 120 pumps "are working". A hurricane warning remains in effect for the entire viewing area. Alabama Gov. Read More »

Video Shows Utah Officer Fatally Shoot Fled Man


According to the Salt Lake City Tribune , the officer claimed he approached Harmon for riding a bike with a broken tail light . The documents of what happened next say Harmon gave "a couple of different names" that were not his, that the officer learned Harmon was wanted for felony aggravated assault and that he "bolted and ran" when he was told he would be arrested. Read More »

Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) Shares Bought by Stephens Inc. AR

In other Republic Services news, EVP Catharine D. Ellingsen sold 14,250 shares of Republic Services stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 29th. The stock has "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, October 4. The company had revenue of $2.53 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.47 billion. Read More »

Turkey to launch 'serious operation' against Islamists in Syria's Idlib - Erdogan

Speaking at the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP)'s meeting in Turkey's western province of Afyonkarahisar, Erdogan said "today a landmark operation is underway in Idlib, and it will continue". On 15 September, Russia and Iran, allies of the Syrian government, and Turkey, backed by the rebels, announced that they would jointly deploy forces in Idlib, without setting a date. Read More »

Five of family killed in Delhi's Mansarovar Park, reason not yet known


Preliminary investigation showed there was " no forced entry " into the house and no valuables were stolen, a police officer said. The 42-year-old guard was killed on the ground floor and the women on the first. A team of forensic officials has lifted fingerprints from crime scene. The police further noted that all the victims had stab injuries on their bodies. Read More »

Woman gang-raped before husband in Muzaffarnagar


The men also "constantly threatened" to kill her child, she was quoted as saying. The woman alleged that all four men took turns raping her after tying her husband up. They tied the husband and dragged the 25-year-old woman to a nearby sugarcane field, where she was sexually molested by them. They then informed the police, who took the family to the hospital for treatment and the woman was medically examined. Read More »

Ireland says European Union action over 13 billion euro Apple tax bill 'regrettable'


Last summer Brussels concluded an agreement between Irish authorities and Apple , which allowed the firm to pay a corporation tax rate of just 0.005 per cent, amounted to unfair state aid. It says it never accepted the Commission's financial analysis of the situation, but nevertheless will retrieve the money from Apple once the nation's appeal of the order is complete. Read More »