• The NRA told doctors to 'stay in their lane' when it comes to gun deaths - and doctors are posting furious, devastating responses

    5 days ago - By Chron

    RMG News via AP
    Just hours before the deadly shooting in Thousand Oaks, California, the NRA tweeted out an angry rebuttal of a position paper authored by the American College of Physicians.
    The paper in question wrestled with how to reduce gun injuries in the US and called for a "multifaceted and comprehensive approach to reducing firearm violence that is consistent with the Second Amendment."
    The NRA blasted the paper, telling doctors to "stay in their lane."
    Doctors quickly pushed back, saying that gun violence is very much their business, since they're the ones who stop the bleeding and...
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  • The NRA told doctors to 'stay in their lane' when it comes to gun deaths - and doctors are posting furious, devastating responses

    The NRA told doctors to 'stay in their lane' when it comes to gun deaths - and doctors are posting furious, devastating responses

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Just hours before the deadly shooting in Thousand Oaks, California , the NRA tweeted out an angry rebuttal of a position paper authored by the American College of Physicians.
    The paper in question wrestled with how to reduce gun injuries in the US, and called for a "multifaceted and comprehensive approach to reducing firearm violence that is consistent with the Second Amendment."
    The NRA blasted the paper, telling doctors to "stay in their lane."
    Doctors quickly pushed back, saying that gun violence is very much their business, since they're the ones who stop the bleeding and save lives...
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  • The father of a Thousand Oaks shooting victim breaks down in tears as he tells the media his son is dead

    The father of a Thousand Oaks shooting victim breaks down in tears as he tells the media his son is dead

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Cody Coffman was one of 12 people killed when a shooter opened fire at the Borderline Bar & Grill in the Los Angeles suburb of Thousand Oaks on Wednesday night.
    Coffman's father, Jason Coffman, said on Thursday that his son hadn't come home from the bar and he spent much of his morning visiting hospitals in search of him.
    He broke down in tears as he confirmed that his son was pronounced dead at the scene of the shooting.
    The father of a 22-year-old man who was killed in the Thousand Oaks shooting on Wednesday night broke down in tears as he told the media his son was dead.
    Cody Coffman...
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  • 'I already learned from Vegas. Get out of there as fast as you can.' Survivors describe the shock and horror of the Thousand Oaks shooting

    'I already learned from Vegas. Get out of there as fast as you can.' Survivors describe the shock and horror of the Thousand Oaks shooting

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Survivors are speaking out to detail the shooting that left 13 dead at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California late Wednesday night.
    Many of the survivors were young college students, taking part in a night that's open to people 18 years and older.
    They described a quiet gunman, dressed all in black who started shooting as soon as he entered the premises.
    The gunman was dressed in black. He stormed the bar and started shooting without saying a word. Patrons went from drinking and country dancing to hiding under bar stools and jumping out of windows to avoid the dozens of...
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  • The Thousand Oaks shooter reportedly used an illegal extended magazine in his hour-long fight with police

    The Thousand Oaks shooter reportedly used an illegal extended magazine in his hour-long fight with police

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Ian David Long shot 12 people inside a Thousand Oaks, California college bar before dying of his own wounds, and used an illegal extended magazine, police said.
    Long fought with police for over an hour and fired dozens of shots, according to witness reports.
    Long's gun was one of the most popular handguns in the US today, and the extended magazine he used is widely available across the states, though not in California.
    While most gun control debate centers around long guns and rifles, the vast majority of gun violence happens with handguns.
    Long's violent spree on Wednesday night shows how...
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  • Tamera Mowry-Housley and her husband confirm their 18-year-old niece died in Thousand Oaks shooting

    Tamera Mowry-Housley and her husband confirm their 18-year-old niece died in Thousand Oaks shooting

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    On Wednesday, a gunman named Ian David Long opened fire and killed 12 people at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California .
    One of the people killed was a freshman at Pepperdine University named Alaina, who was the niece of "Sister, Sister" star Tamera Mowry-Housely and her husband Adam Housley.
    Previously, Mowry-Housely and Housley took to social media to determine the whereabouts of their then-missing relative.
    "Sister, Sister" actress Tamera Mowry-Housley and her husband Adam Housley have confirmed that their niece, Alaina, was killed in the Thousand Oaks shooting .
    "Our...
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  • These are the victims who died in the Thousand Oaks bar shooting

    These are the victims who died in the Thousand Oaks bar shooting

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    A gunman killed 12 people a shooting in Thousand Oaks, California, on Wednesday night , before turning his weapon on himself, authorities said.
    The victims include a deputy sheriff, who was shot multiple times and later died in hospital, and a 22-year-old man who was pronounced dead at the scene, his father told media.
    Police have identified the shooter as 28-year-old Ian David Long , a veteran of the US Marine Corps. Authorities said they have not yet found a motive for the massacre.
    Ten to 15 other people were injured and taken to local hospitals, Ventura County Sheriff Geoff Dean said...
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