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Zappos is offering to pay funeral costs for the 58 victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting

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Ethan Miller/Getty Images Zappos is offering to pay funeral costs for the 58 victims of the Las Vegas shooting.
The Las Vegas-based retailer has already given roughly $20,000 to three families money for funeral and transportation-related costs, the Las Vegas Sun reported.
The day after the shooting, Zappos announced that it would match donations - up to $1 million - to a CrowdRise fund for those affected. Zappos' own funds are being used to pay for the funerals, not the CrowdRise donations.
As of Friday, Zappos had raised more than $354,600.
"Las Vegas is our home," the company said in a...
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A psychological evaluation of the Las Vegas gunman's criminal father could offer clues about the shooter's psyche

A psychological evaluation of the Las Vegas gunman's criminal father could offer clues about the shooter's psyche

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Courtesy FBI/Handout via REUTERS News clues into the life of the father of the man accused of killing 58 people during a concert in Las Vegas could help answer questions about why Stephen Paddock committed what is considered the biggest mass shooting in modern American history.
A psychiatric evaluation from 1960 exposes the bizarre behavior of Benjamin Paddock, Stephen's father, as he faced questions about his fitness to stand trial for a series of crimes, including stealing cars, robbing banks, and committing fraudulent financial transactions, according to The New York Times .
During his...
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