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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The man who drove into Travis Air Force Base in California on Wednesday night has been identified as Hafiz Kazi, 51, according to the FBI special agent in charge, Sean Ragan.

Kazi was from India, a legal permanent resident since 1993 with no connection to the base, Ragan said.

Ragan described him as having generally lived in the San Francisco area for much of that time.

Ragan said there was no known nexus to terrorism at this time.

Multiple sources described Kazi to ABC News as a "nomad" and a "vagabond."

His vehicle slowly approached the checkpoint at the main gate of Travis on Wednesday evening, two U.S. officials said. At the point where a guard would have checked Kazi's identification, the vehicle kept moving, and a flash was observed inside the vehicle.

As the vehicle moved slowly through the checkpoint, it fully ignited into flames before coming to a stop on a median, the officials said.

Ragan said five propane tanks were found inside the vehicle, along with three phones, three plastic one-gallon gas cans, several lighters, and a gym bag with personal items.

Authorities extracted a video from one of Kazi's phones and are analyzing it to try and see if it could help point to a motive for the incident which left the driver dead, and the vehicle charred.

Ragan said the video did not contain material connected to Islamic extremism.

The FBI and the Air Force's Office of Special Investigations are jointly looking into the incident.

"The investigation that we're doing right now is trying to piece together his life, trying to piece together what led up to this event and attempt to determine why he was there and why he had those items in his vehicle," Ragan said.

Terrorism and mental health issues are some of the motives being considered, though authorities haven't ruled anything out, officials said.

Ragan added there was no indication that there is a greater threat to the base or surrounding community.

Located in the San Francisco Bay area, Travis is home to over 14,000 service members and civilians and serves as a major cargo and logistics base to the Pacific.

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Mario Tama/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The New England Patriots loaned its team plane to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students and their families traveling to Washington, D.C., for the March For Our Lives rally.

Patriots owner Robert Kraft reached out to the school to offer the use of the private plane for the cause, parent Meredith Barry told ABC News.

Barry took the luxury flight to D.C. on Thursday from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport alongside her 16-year-old daughter, Isabela Barry, a junior at the school who hid in a closet during the Feb. 14 shooting. Isabela's best friend, 17-year-old Helena Ramsay, was one of the 17 people who died that day.

Everything about the flight was "amazing," Barry said, down to the hospitality of the flight crew, who provided "lots of hugs" and "lots of love on that plane yesterday."

Each seat was like "first class" had a gift and a letter from Kraft in it, Barry said. Food and drinks were served, and a Patriots senior operations manager aboard the flight passed around the team's Super Bowl LI championship ring for everyone to see, Barry said.

In the letter, Kraft expressed his support for the families on behalf of the Patriots organization.

"In the wake of incredible tragedy, we have hurt for you, mourned with you and been inspired by you," the letter read. "It is an honor for us to now partner with you as you push for progress."

Most of the families of victims who were killed or injured were on the flight, Barry said. While being there was "surreal," Barry described the experience as a "giant family yesterday on that plane."

"There's definitely a lot of emotions," Barry said. "It's very overwhelming, but you can tell there's a common goal with everyone here and what we're trying to do."

The MSD students who survived the shooting are still "scared," especially at the onset of venturing into a large crowd, Barry said.

But "they know is this something they have to do, because they need to be heard," she said.

Roberta Weber, whose 16-year-old daughter, Melanie Weber, and 14-year-old son, Jake Weber, attend MSD, said the students are "passionate about this cause."

"We will not rest until something is done," she said. "It cannot go on the way it is now."

Weber and Melanie took the "wonderful" flight up to D.C. together, where "everybody was so sweet and so kind," she said.

While the perks did lift their spirits, they were also a staunch reminder as to why they were traveling to the march in the first place.

"It cheers us up a little, but it's also with a heavy heart," Weber said. "We would not have any of this if [the shooting] had not happened."

Barry and Weber's daughters are traveling on behalf of the newly minted Shine MSD, an organization started by the school's drama club that aims to provide healing in the community through the arts and help students find a voice through music. Two students wrote a song called "Shine," which will be performed during the march.

"They're trying to find a way to speak," Barry said. "It's hard to talk. They kind of break down a lot. They're trying to find ways to heal, but in a positive way."

Weber's son, Jake, lost a good friend in the shooting and decided to not attend the march, she said, adding that her children have been dealing with the tragedy in different ways. While Melanie has found her activist voice -- even traveling to Tallahassee with other students to demonstrate for gun safety -- Jake has been more reclusive with his emotions.

On Sunday, when the activists leave D.C., the Patriots team plane will also be used for their return flight home.

"What the Patriots did and the way they treated everybody was unbelievable," Barry said.

True to her Floridian roots, Barry typically roots for the Miami Dolphins, she said. But, another team in the NFL's AFC East may have just wiggled their way into her heart.

"If I could hug every Patriot right now, I would," she said.

The Patriots did not respond to ABC News' request for comment.

Thousands of demonstrators are expected to attend the March for Our Lives rally, organized by the MSD students in the wake of the shooting that targeted their classmates and teachers.

Students are using the slogan "Never Again" and calling on lawmakers to make schools safer and enact tougher gun laws.

The march will start at noon ET in Washington, D.C., on Saturday.

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Bravo/Charles Sykes(NEW YORK) -- While Justin Bieber's career and personal life has been on the upswing for the past few years, that bad patch he went through awhile back has earned him the dubious distinction of being the "worst-behaved" guest star on Saturday Night Live.

At least, that's according to SNL veterans Jay Pharaoh and Bill Hader, who were on the show from 2010-2016 and 2005-2013, respectively.  Both men appeared on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live! Thursday night, and when a caller asked, "Who was the worst-behaved musical guest or host [during] your time at SNL?," they were in agreement immediately.

"I mean, we both know, dog," said Pharoah to Hader. "Yeah, it was Bieber," Hader responded.

"He just was in a bad place...Maybe he's in a better place, but back then he was in a very…it was rough," added Hader of Justin.  "Everybody's usually on great behavior...Bieber is the only one in my experience...he just seemed like exhausted or just at the end of a rope.  I mean, he was just so huge."

Justin was the host and musical guest on a 2013 SNL episode, in the middle of his Believe world tour. In the episode, Justin appeared in nearly every sketch and performed two songs acoustically: "As Long as You Love Me" and "Nothing Like Us."  He used the show as an opportunity to poke fun at himself for everything from his singing and dancing, to his physical appearance, to his weed habit.


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iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump tweeted Friday that his administration will ban bump stocks devices that "turn legal weapons into illegal machines" and blamed former President Barack Obama for allowing them in the first place.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions in a statement on Friday announced the Department of Justice has begun the process to amend federal firearms regulations to clarify that bump stocks should fall under the technical definition of “machinegun” under federal law. Such devices "allow a shooter of a semiautomatic firearm to initiate a continuous firing cycle with a single pull of the trigger".

The announcement comes a month after the president directed the agency to work on a ban in the wake of a deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

Bump stocks came under intense scrutiny after it was learned they were used in the Las Vegas mass shooting last year that left 58 people and hundreds of others injured.

The legal firearm attachments are designed to allow semi-automatic rifles to mimic the actions of a rapid-fire, fully-automatic weapon.

In 2010 the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms determined that it could not regulate bump stocks unless Congress changed the laws. Critics of the president's new push think any effort to reverse that ruling will be challenged in court.

Sen. Diane Feinstein, D-Calif, who has proposed legislation to ban bump stocks and semi-automatic rifles, has said she believes a legal challenge would ultimately be successful.

“The ATF currently lacks authority under the law to ban bump stocks," Feinstein wrote in February 20 statement.

“If ATF tries to ban these devices after admitting repeatedly that it lacks the authority to do so, that process could be tied up in court for years, and that would mean bump stocks would continue to be sold."

"Legislation is the only answer," she said.

The actions taken Friday by the Justice Department effectively open a rule change for public debate.

Following the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida last month, National Rifle Association spokesman Dana Loesch told ABC's This Week that the organization doesn't support a bump stock ban.

"The NRA doesn’t back any ban, the NRA has asked the ATF to do its job and make sure that these classifications are consistent," Loesch told ABC's George Stephanopolous.

Sessions said the Justice Department will begin a public comment period on a proposed rule "that would define ‘machinegun’ to include bump stock-type devices under federal law—effectively banning them."

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iStock/Thinkstock(TREBES, France) -- Authorities killed a gunman in southern France Friday after his hostage-taking attack on a supermarket left two other people dead and a police officer injured when he volunteered to exchange places with a captive, officials said.

A female customer and a male employee died after the assailant opened fire inside the Super U market in the small town of Trebes. More than a dozen others were wounded.

The gunman took hostages and barricaded himself in the supermarket for about two hours as police surrounded the building outside, French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said at a news conference this afternoon.

Authorities eventually entered the market and fatally shot the suspect, identified as 26-year-old Redouane Lakdim, according to Collomb.

The gunman had earlier hijacked a car in the neighboring town of Carcassonne, killing the driver and injuring a passenger. He then shot at a group of police officers who were jogging together, injuring one of them, before driving to the supermarket in Trebes, according to Collomb.

As the hostage-taking situation unfolded, French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said all information suggests the incident "seems to be a terrorist act."

ISIS later claimed responsibility in a statement via its Amaq News Agency, saying in Arabic that "a soldier of the Islamic State" carried out the attack in Trebes "in response to calls to target the coalition countries."

Officials hailed what they called the heroic actions of an armed police officer who volunteered to take the place of a hostage inside the supermarket.

The 45-year-old officer apparently left his phone line open during the operation so police could monitor the situation from outside. When authorities heard gunshots on the line, they stormed in and killed the gunman, according to Collomb.

The officer was seriously wounded and is in life-threatening condition, according to French President Emmanuel Macron.

"He saved lives," Macron told reporters.

 Suspect Lakdim lived in Carcassonne and was known to local police as a petty criminal and small-time drug dealer, Collomb told reporters. Investigators believe he acted alone in today's alleged attack.

Collomb said the gunman, while holding hostages, demanded that authorities release Salah Abdeslam, the only living suspect and the alleged mastermind in the 2015 terror attacks in Paris that left 130 dead.

Investigators are treating today's incident as terrorism. The Paris prosecutor's office has opened a terrorism investigation.

"We believe that it is indeed a terror attack," President Macron said earlier at the European Council Summit in Brussels.

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Mark Brake/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Elon Musk has deleted his Facebook page as well as the Facebook pages of the companies he founded -- Tesla and SpaceX -- in response to the #DeleteFacebook boycott.

The hashtag has been trending in the days since reports emerged that data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica accessed Facebook data without users' consent.

Users on Twitter had been urging Musk to delete his Facebook page, prompting him to tweet a response on Tuesday, saying, "What's Facebook?"

On Friday, another Twitter user nudged Musk to delete the SpaceX Facebook page as well. Musk replied, "Will do," after writing he "didn't realize" one existed.

Musk's official Facebook accounts no longer exists as of Friday.

A former Cambridge Analytica employee has accused the firm of mishandling the personal information of more than 50 Facebook users in an effort to help now-President Donald Trump during his 2016 presidential campaign.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg responded to the allegations on Wednesday, acknowledging that the social media company "made mistakes" are is "working to understand exactly what happened" to ensure it doesn't occur again.

Cambridge Analytica has denied any wrongdoing, including allegations that it used or held onto Facebook data.

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Women who sweat it out during pregnancy will likely have a sweet reward at the end, according to a new study.

Researchers in Spain found that women who exercise just three times per week during pregnancy have a shorter labor.

In the study, a group of around 500 women were divided into two groups. One group of women were led in sessions of moderate exercise by a professional three times per week, based on an exercise regimen recommended by the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG).

The other group of women had no intervention, just routine education about nutrition and physical activity during prenatal checkups.

In the labor room, there was a measurable difference. The first stage of labor -- the beginning of labor to full opening of the cervix -- was an average of 53 minutes shorter for women in the exercise program.

It wasn't just the first stage of labor that was affected. The women who exercised had a total labor time that was an average of 57 minutes shorter than the women not led in exercise.

The women in the exercise group were also less likely to get an epidural, according to the study, published in the May 2018 edition of The European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology.

Another difference the researchers noticed was the women in the group who were just given nutrition and exercise advice reported higher weight gain during pregnancy.

Pregnant women should get at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity aerobic activity every week, according to guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

In addition to the shorter labor benefit found in the study, exercising during pregnancy may also help decrease the risk of gestational diabetes, preeclampsia and cesarean delivery; reduce back pain; strengthen heart and blood vessels; and give other benefits, according to the ACOG.

Women should first speak with their obstetrician or other health professionals about exercise during pregnancy, according to both the CDC and ACOG. Women with certain types of heart and lung diseases, cervical insufficiency, placenta previa, risk factors for pre-term labor, severe anemia and pre-eclampsia should not exercise, according to the ACOG.

The intensity of a workout depends on your level of physical fitness before becoming pregnant, according to experts. Women who are very active before pregnancy can maintain the same intensity of workouts with their health care professional’s approval, according to the ACOG.

Dr. Najibah Rehman, MD, MPH, is a third-year preventive medicine resident at the University of Michigan, working in the ABC News Medical Unit.

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