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A pair of cowboy boots is shown in the street outside the concert venue after a mass shooting at a music festival on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Las Vegas Sun/Steve Marcus TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

The Double Standard In How The Media Is Portraying The Las Vegas Shooter

As the nation reels from the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, some people have noticed a double standard in how the media has portrayed 64-year-old Stephen Paddock versus other mass sho...
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 02: Hundreds of people gather for a vigil on the Las Vegas strip, for the victims of the Route 91 Harvest country music festival shootings on October 2, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Lone gunman Stephan Paddock, 64, of Mesquite, Nevada opened fire on festival attendees leaving at least 59 dead and over 500 injured before killing himself. The investigation is ongoing. (Photo by Denise Truscello/Getty Images)

Suspect's Motive Still Unclear One Day After Mass Shooting At Las Vegas Festival

One day after a gunman carried out a deadly mass shooting at a music festival in Las Vegas, the suspect's motive still remains unclear to the public. At least 58 people were killed and 527 others woun...
U.S. President Donald Trump throws rolls of paper towels to a crowd of local residents affected by Hurricane Maria as he visits a disaster relief distribution center at Calgary Chapel in San Juan, Puerto Rico, U.S., October 3, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Donald Trump Helps Suffering Puerto Ricans By Throwing Paper Towels At Them

In his first visit to Puerto Rico following the devastation of Hurricane Maria, President Donald Trump tossed paper towels at suffering survivors Tuesday. A small number of the more than 3 million res...
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01: (EDITORS NOTE: Image contains graphic content.) People carry a peson at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was heard on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. There are reports of an active shooter around the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

Over 50 Dead, Hundreds Wounded In Shooting At Las Vegas Country Music Festival

Stephen Paddock, 64, opened fire on 22,000 concertgoers from his room at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas around 10 p.m. on Sunday night. At least 59 people were killed and over 500 were in...
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 02: A large group of people gather to donate blood at a special United Blood Services drive at a University Medical Center facility to help victims of a mass shooting on October 2, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The gunman, identified as Stephen Paddock, 64, of Mesquite, Nevada, allegedly opened fire from a room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on the music festival, leaving at least 58 people dead and over 500 injured. According to reports, Paddock killed himself at the scene. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Las Vegas Residents Line Up For Hours To Donate Blood To Shooting Victims

Las Vegas is battling its grief by giving back. Local residents and reporters are tweeting photos of blood donors waiting in hours-long lines that stretch for blocks around donation centers and specia...
A woman tends to her injuries in front of riot police near a school being used as a polling station for the banned referendum, in Barcelona, Spain, on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. Spanish police moved in to shut down some polling stations as voting began Sunday in Catalonias illegal referendum on independence. Photographer: Geraldine Hope Ghelli/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Spain's Harsh Crackdown Draws Worldwide Attention To Catalonia

The Catalan government has claimed that 90 percent of voters are in favor of independence, following the violent crackdown Spanish riot police brought upon polling stations on Sunday. Catalan governme...
A demonstrator wears an American flag themed hat and a campaign scarf during the 'Pittsburgh Not Paris' rally in front of The White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Saturday, June 3, 2017. The Fairfax County Republican Committee and the Republican Party of Virginia sponsored the event in which hundreds gather to show support for U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord. Photographer: Zach Gibson/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Less Healthy Americans Were More Likely To Vote Trump, Research Finds

Parts of the U.S. where gains in life expectancy during recent decades fell below the national average were also areas where Donald Trump was more likely to outperform Hillary Clinton in the 2016 pres...
US actor Bryan Cranston tries on a prop hat for his Walter White/Heisenberg character from the AMC television series 'Breaking Bad' at the National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, November 10, 2015, during a memorabilia donation ceremony. AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

FBI Interns Asked Twitter For Questions, And It Soon Got Out Of Hand

People online took amusing advantage of a live Q&A hosted by interns at the FBI's branch in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Wednesday. The session on Twitter was supposed to center around the agency's...