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  1. Las Vegas survivor: 'I'm hearing that gunfire a lot'

    10.06 / 02:31 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    When he got back to his Wilmington home, Steve Gold didn't turn on the news. The images in his mind were enough to bear…
  2. Boston Police 'not sure how realistic' Las Vegas shooter's look at Fenway was

    10.06 / 02:31 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said it's unclear how "realistic" the Las Vegas shooter's potential plans for the city were, but he confirmed he was briefed on Stephen Paddock looking in…
  3. Old pals Harper, Bryant face off in NLDS with Las Vegas in mind

    10.06 / 02:31 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    Bryant said his "soon-to-be sister-in-law was there, and running right in the crowd" at last Sunday's attack. Friends of his were there, too, Bryant said…
  4. Court rejects appeal in Las Vegas murder case

    10.06 / 02:31 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    The Nevada Supreme Court today rejected the petition of Donte Johnson, sentenced to death for the 1998 execution-style killing of four men at…
  5. Cavs coach Lue says friends shot in at Las Vegas tragedy

    10.04 / 23:04 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said he is friends with people shot during the massacre in Las Vegas. Lue, who has lived in Las Vegas over the past nine summers, said he knows "a lot of people" who were…
  6. Gunman requested room where he opened fire

    10.04 / 22:23 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    The high-stakes gambler who opened fire on a Las Vegas music festival crowd asked for an upper-floor suite that provided a view of the concert site. A person who has seen Mandalay Bay hotel records that have been turned over to …
  7. Police: Oklahoma man threatened Las Vegas-style shootings

    10.04 / 22:23 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    An Oklahoma man has been arrested after threatening to carry out shootings in Oklahoma City and San Antonio similar to the mass shooting in Las Vegas, police said Wednesday. Roderick Lamar Robinson was arrested Tuesday on…
  8. Are white shooters called 'lone wolves,' by default?

    10.04 / 22:02 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    When Stephen Craig Paddock — a white American — was identified as the gunman who rained bullets on multitudes at a Las Vegas concert, he was quickly characterized as a "lone wolf." Had he been of another race or ethnicity, would he have been …
  9. Once an obscure device, 'bump stocks' are in the spotlight

    10.04 / 22:02 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    The Las Vegas gunman possessed a little-known device called a "bump stock" that was not widely sold — until now. Originally created with the idea of making it easier for people with disabilities to shoot a gun, the attachments allow …
  10. Gunman had stayed at high-rise overlooking another Las Vegas music festival

    10.04 / 19:47 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    The gunman in Sunday’s massacre at the Route 91 Harvest Festival near Mandalay Bay had stayed in a downtown high-rise in the days leading up to the …
  11. Donations for victims continue to accumulate, including $3 million from MGM

    10.04 / 19:34 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    The donation, which will be made through the MGM Resorts Foundation, is to fund humanitarian assistance to the victims and to organizations who provide support to those…
  12. Las Vegas shooting renews debate on high-capacity ammo magazines

    10.04 / 19:34 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    The rapid-fire shooting that killed or injured hundreds of concertgoers in Las Vegas has highlighted the easy availability of ammunition magazines that allow shooters to fire dozens of shots without…
  13. Only days after massacre, party resumes on Las Vegas Strip

    10.04 / 19:34 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    The fountains at the Bellagio casino went off like clockwork, the water swaying and pulsating in time to Lee Greenwood's "God Bless the USA." Two faux showgirls in pink headdresses tried to hustle a few dollars off tourists gathered to…
  14. President lands in Las Vegas to meet with shooting survivors

    10.04 / 17:04 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    President Donald Trump landed at McCarran International Airport this morning, just days after the city suffered the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. His plane landed…
  15. Pelosi: GOP Congress beholden to NRA, other gun interests

    10.04 / 17:04 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi accused Republicans in Congress of being "a wholly-owned subsidiary of the National Rifle Association and Gun Owners of America" as she and other Democrats bemoaned the lack of action by the…
  16. 'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bed

    10.04 / 16:00 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    Tubes connecting to veins in her arms, Natalie Vanderstay clutches a pillow to her stomach, over the spot where a bullet entered her body. Blankets cover the leg that was ripped apart, doctors believe by shrapnel…
  17. NLV gun shop that sold to Paddock claims to be target of threats

    10.04 / 16:00 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    Employees of a North Las Vegas gun store where a gunman, who mowed down concertgoers from a hotel tower, bought firearms earlier this year have been…
  18. Former A's prospect one of the heroes during Las Vegas shooting

    10.04 / 12:24 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    A former A's minor league prospect is being called a hero for using his body to shield two people from bullets during the massacre in Las Vegas…
  19. Americans' 'unique connection' to Las Vegas could impact grieving

    10.04 / 12:24 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    Many Americans feel a unique connection to Las Vegas, which could cause lasting emotional reactions to the latest mass shooting regardless of where they live…
  20. Trump to visit Las Vegas, meet with survivors

    10.04 / 12:24 lasvegassun.com Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas
    President Donald Trump is reckoning with the aftermath of a deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas when he visits the city on Wednesday…