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Steve Bannon: George W. Bush's Presidency Was the Most 'Destructive' in U.S. History

Steve Bannon: George W. Bush's Presidency Was the Most 'Destructive' in U.S. HistoryFormer White House chief strategist Steve Bannon slammed former President George W. Bush Friday, calling his presidency the most "destructive" in the history of the United States.



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Bannon: Bush Presidency Most 'Destructive' in U.S. History

Bannon: Bush Presidency Most 'Destructive' in U.S. HistorySteve Bannon lashed out at the George W. Bush, saying the 43rd president had "embarrassed himself" with an anti-bigotry speech earlier this week that was widely perceived as a broadside against President. Donald Trump.



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California fires kill 31, deadliest in state's history

California fires kill 31, deadliest in state's historyThe death toll from raging California wildfires rose to 31 Thursday as body recovery teams used cadaver dogs to locate victims, making it the deadliest series of blazes in the state’s history. The fires, which began on Sunday, have swept through California’s wine country, leaving thousands of people homeless and burning over 190,000 acres (76,000 hectares) of land. Gusty winds on Thursday were hampering the efforts of the 8,000 firefighters battling 20 blazes, and weather conditions were not forecast to improve.



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Natural History Museum: Donald Trump Jr 'likes' tweet reporting Sadiq Khan's comments about victims injured in London car crash

Natural History Museum: Donald Trump Jr 'likes' tweet reporting Sadiq Khan's comments about victims injured in London car crashAs speculation swirled about the car crash outside the Natural History Museum, Donald Trump’s son “liked” a tweet which quoted London Mayor Sadiq Khan as saying a number of people had been injured and a man detained by police. Donald Trump Jr was responding to the report about the incident by US broadcaster ABC News, clicking the like button on their story about the incident. A large number of Twitter users but not ABC News had claimed it was a terrorist attack.



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Dark details on Las Vegas shooter's family history come to light

Dark details on Las Vegas shooter's family history come to lightThe brother of Stephen Paddock, the 64-year-old gunman who opened fire on concertgoers during a Las Vegas country music festival on Sunday night, has revealed disturbing information about their family history.



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Las Vegas attack is deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history

Las Vegas attack is deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. historyAt least 58 people were killed and more than 515 wounded when a gunman opened fire during a country music concert in Las Vegas Sunday night, making it the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. The suspected shooter, 64-year-old Stephen Paddock, was found dead in his hotel room on the 32nd floor of at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, from which he had been firing at the crowd attending the outdoor concert across the street. Prior to Sunday night’s massacre, the deadliest shooting in recent history had taken place at a nightclub in Orlando, Fla. in June 2016, where 49 people were killed, not including the gunman, Omar Mateen.



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President Trump Offers 'Warmest Condolences' After Deadliest Shooting in U.S. History

President Trump Offers 'Warmest Condolences' After Deadliest Shooting in U.S. HistoryAt least 50 were killed in a shooting at a music festival in Las Vegas



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Calling Las Vegas Massacre ‘Deadliest Shooting In U.S. History’ Erases Our Violent Past

Calling Las Vegas Massacre ‘Deadliest Shooting In U.S. History’ Erases Our Violent PastA gunman in Las Vegas opened fired and killed at least 58 people in a heinous act Sunday night that has since been described by many in the media as the “deadliest mass shooting” in U.S. history.



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Man killed by police was vet with history of mental illness

Man killed by police was vet with history of mental illnessA man who was fatally shot by police in a videotaped encounter outside of a California convenience store was a Navy veteran with a history of drug use and mental illness who had been paroled from state prison a week before the shooting and was considered an absconder, according to his family and records released Monday.



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Man killed by police was vet with history of mental illness

Man killed by police was vet with history of mental illnessLOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who was fatally shot by police in a videotaped encounter outside of a California convenience store was a Navy veteran with a history of drug use and mental illness who had been paroled from state prison a week before the shooting and was considered an absconder, according to his family and records released Monday.



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