THE US and the world have been left in shock, following one of the deadliest school shootings in US history. The shooting in February, 2018, at a high school in Parkland, Florida, has left 17 dead with at least 15 more injured, five of those were in critical condition. This comes months after the deadliest ever mass shooting in Las Vegas. We reveal all about the deadliest attacks... What happened in Parkland, Florida and how many died in the school shooting? On February 14, 2018, suspect and former student, Nikolas Cruz, wearing a gas mask and carrying smoke grenades, went on a rampage at his former school killing at least 17 people and injuring dozens more. He pulled a fire alarm and gunned down students with an AR15 assault rifle as they evacuated Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The suspect, who was expelled last year for unspecified "disciplinary reasons", managed to conceal himself within the crowds of terrified students fleeing … [Read more...] about What are the deadliest mass shootings in US history? From Sandy Hook and Florida to the Las Vegas attack
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STEPHEN Craig Paddock was the gunman responsible for the deadliest mass shooting in American history after he opened fire on a music festival in Las Vegas a year ago. At least 59 people were killed and more than 515 injured when Paddock used a vast arsenal to rain bullets down on revellers from a hotel suite in the Mandalay Bay Hotel. Who was Stephen Paddock? Stephen Paddock was identified by police as the gunman who killed at least 59 people at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas. The 64-year-old, of Mesquite, Nevada, fired at festival-goers from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort Casino. Paddock was a retired accountant and didn't have a criminal record. He liked to fly small aircraft and also had a hunting licence. His brother revealed he was also a multi-millionaire property developer. But while the shooter himself had no criminal background, the same reportedly cannot be said for all his family. Paddock’s father was Benjamin Hoskins Paddock, a serial bank … [Read more...] about Who was Stephen Paddock, how old was the Las Vegas shooter, how many guns did he own and why did he carry out the shooting?
THE girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock was originally revealed as a "person of interest" by authorities. Marilou Danley was in the Philippines when her 64-year-old lover killed at 58 people in Sin City in the deadliest US mass shooting ever. Who is Marilou Danley? The 62-year-old was killer Stephen Paddock's girlfriend. Danley is a citizen of Australia originally from the Philippines and still has family there. She referred to herself on Facebook as a "proud mom and grandma who lives life to the fullest". The mum was married for 25 years before getting divorced from husband Geary in 2015, the Reno Gazette-Journal reported. How is Marilou Danley connected to the Las Vegas shooting? Danley was revealed by authorities as a "person of interest". She was the girlfriend of Stephen Paddock, who opened fire on crowds at the Route 91 country music festival in Vegas on October 1, 2017. Paddock holed himself up on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel on the strip with a … [Read more...] about Who is Marilou Danley? Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock’s girlfriend who was in the Philippines during attack
THE US and the world have been left in shock following the latest tragedy to blight America. Five died in Maryland after a gunman reduced the offices of the Capital Gazette newspaper to a "warzone" in what the Gun Violence Archive says is the 154th mass shooting this year. Here are the deadliest attacks of all time... What happened in the Maryland shooting? Five people were shot dead on June 28, 2018, after a gunman blasted his way through a newspaper office in Maryland. Jarrod W Ramos, 38, was arrested after a revenge attack on the Capital Gazette in Annapolis at about 2.40pm. Reporters tweeted desperately for help as they hid under their desks while the shooter went on a murderous rampage with a shotgun and "explosives". Several more were injured as the attacker blasted through a glass window and chucked smoke grenades, with one reporter describing the scene as a "warzone". Police found the suspect under a desk, and said that he mutilated his fingers in an attempt to make it harder … [Read more...] about What are the deadliest mass shootings in US history? From the Las Vegas attack to the Columbine massacre
Brian Claypool, one of Dalia Dippolito‘s attorneys, told ABC News in a tearful interview that he was at the mass shooting on Sunday in Las Vegas. He was at a VIP area at a country music concert when shots were fired, he said.“I can’t even believe how many people were killed,” Claypool said. He told ABC hosts Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos that he ran up an aisle, and lay face down, pulling people down with him because some didn’t realize there was a shooting. Claypool said he eventually escaped into a room with other concertgoers after the first round of shooting.“The hardest moment for me is I saw six young women, they were maybe 20, 22. They were all crying on the ground. I was trying to be calm,” Claypool said breaking down into tears. “At the moment I thought of the Orlando shooting because we were in this room. We didn’t know where the shooter was. We thought he was just going to jump the fence and … [Read more...] about Dalia Dippolito’s Attorney Was Nearly Victim in Las Vegas Shooting