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Thousand Oaks shooting survivor also survived Las Vegas shooting

10 days ago   |   By ABC

A man who survived the deadly mass shooting last year in Las Vegas also miraculously came out of a mass shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks alive Wednesday.
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Marine combat veteran kills 12 in California bar shooting

10 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Using a smoke bomb and a handgun, a hooded Marine combat veteran dressed all in black opened fire during college night at a country music bar in Southern California, killing 12 people and sending hundreds fleeing in panic before apparently taking his own life, authorities said Thursday. Authorities said the motive for the attack Wednesday night was under investigation.
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Scientists pinpointed factors that put a community at risk of a mass shooting - and found 2 gun laws that could make a difference

Scientists pinpointed factors that put a community at risk of a mass shooting - and found 2 gun laws that could make a difference

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

A mass shooting at a bar in the Los Angeles-area suburb of Thousand Oaks has left 13 people dead , including a police sergeant and the shooter .
Recently, researchers from the University of Toledo in Ohio analyzed 155 mass shootings that occurred in the US to investigate trends and risk factors.
They found a few clear patterns. Their results suggested that communities with better access to mental-health services had less risk of a mass shooting.
While not all gun laws made a difference, two were associated with lower risk of a mass shooting: reporting of mental-health records in background...
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Once Again, Some of the People at a Mass Shooting Had Almost Been Killed in an Earlier Mass Shooting

10 days ago   |   By Slate

Twelve people were killed by a gunman at the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, California, on Wednesday night. (The gunman was reportedly found dead at the scene.) Before the attack, the bar was hosting a country music night targeted at local college students, and both the Los Angeles Times and New York Times report that some of the individuals present had also been at the Route 91 country music festival in Las Vegas where 58 people were killed in October 2017.
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RaceAhead: A Mass Shooting In California Claims at Least Twelve Lives

10 days ago   |   By Fortune

Last night, a gunman opened fire in the Borderline Bar and Grill last night in Thousand Oaks, Calif. At least twelve people are dead, including Ventura County Sherrif Sgt. Ron Helus, and up to fifteen more were injured.
The shooter was Ian David Long, and he was a veteran in the Marine Corps. He was found dead at the scene. He seemed deeply troubled .
The bar was packed with happy line-dancers; Wednesday is college night at this popular live music venue. Long was wearing all black. He may have used a smoke bomb, we just don't know. What were his motives? We just don't know. What drives a...
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'Horrific scene': 13 dead including gunman at California bar

10 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Using a smoke bomb and a handgun, a hooded former Marine dressed all in black opened fire during college night at a country music bar in Southern California, killing 12 people and sending hundreds fleeing in panic before apparently taking his own life, authorities said Thursday. Authorities said the motive for the attack Wednesday night was under investigation.
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RaceAhead: A Mass Shooting In California Claims at Least Twelve Lives

10 days ago   |   By Fortune

Last night, a gunman opened fire in the Borderline Bar and Grill last night in Thousand Oaks, Calif. At least twelve people are dead, including Ventura County Sherrif Sgt. Ron Helus, and up to fifteen more were injured.
His name was Ian David Long, and he was a veteran in the Marine Corps. He was found dead at the scene. He sounded... troubled .
The bar was packed with happy line-dancers; Wednesday is college night at this popular live music venue. Long was wearing all black. He may have used a smoke bomb, we just don't know. What were his motives? We just don't know. What drives a person...
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Who Is the California Bar Shooter? David Ian Long Used Glock .45 Handgun in Thousand Oaks Mass Shooting

10 days ago   |   By Newsweek

Shooter opened fire at 11:20 p.m. PST on Wednesday, killing at least 12 people.
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