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Emergency services set up a makeshift medical centre in the middle of the Las Vegas Strip.

It has been one year since the Las Vegas shooting rocked the US. Here’s exactly how the nation’s worst modern gun massacre unfolded

A gunman in Las Vegas carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern American history on October 1 2017. 58 people died, and more than 800 people were injured by Stephen Paddock, whose motive remains a mystery a year later.
Broken windows are seen on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino after a lone gunman opened fired on the Route 91 Harvest country music festival on October 2, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Mandalay Bay owner MGM has sued the Las Vegas mass-shooting victims, claiming it’s not liable for the massacre

The Mandalay Bay's owner, MGM Resorts International, filed a lawsuit against the victims of last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas, claiming it has no liability for the massacre and arguing that it cannot be held legally responsible for the deaths, injuries, or other damages.
Then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses members of the National Rifle Association during their annual meeting in Louisville, Kentucky on May 20, 2016.

5 charts that show how powerful the NRA is

The NRA represents less than a fifth of all American gun owners, yet it remains one of the most powerful gun rights lobbies in the US. These charts show how.
Buying a gun is a relatively speedy operation in most of the US.

Here’s how easy it is to legally buy a semiautomatic gun in the US

In certain parts of the US, you can walk into a store and walk out with a semi-automatic gun in your hand in mere minutes.

How Americans really feel about gun control

Like clockwork, Wednesday's deadly shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday has triggered a fiery debate on gun control.
People are brought out of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School after a deadly shooting.

The 12 deadliest mass shootings in modern US history

The school shooting in Parkland, Florida, stands as one of the deadliest mass shootings in US history.
Disney's Grand Floridian Resort.

Disney got rid of ‘Do Not Disturb’ signs at its hotels — and the reason is chilling

Staff at Walt Disney World resorts are required to enter each room at least once per day.
A security vehicle blocks an entrance at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino

MGM is in crisis as hundreds of Las Vegas shooting victims accuse the Mandalay Bay of missing red flags

Hundreds of victims of the Las Vegas shooting are suing the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino and its parent company MGM Resorts International.

There have been 307 mass shootings in the US so far in 2017 — here’s the full list

The shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, marked the 307th mass shooting in America so far in 2017.
People wait in a medical staging area after a mass shooting during a music festival in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Las Vegas shooting victims’ lawsuits are rolling in — and they’re suing everyone but the gun makers

It's difficult to hold gun makers and sellers legally liable for shootings, due to a 2005 act. Here's what that means for the Las Vegas shooting.