• These are the victims of the Borderline Bar shooting

    11 days ago - By Think Progress

    The Borderline Bar & Grill was hosting a country western night Wednesday when 28-year-old David Ian Long threw smoke grenades into the mass of people before opening fire on the crowd.
    He reportedly used a .45 caliber handgun with an extended magazine, killing 12 people before turning the gun on himself. It was the deadliest mass shooting in the United States in the last 12 days , occuring less than two weeks after a gunman killed 11 people in the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
    All 12 victims had been identified as of Friday morning. Here are their stories.
    Alaina...
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  • California bar shooting: Ian David Long identified as suspect

    California bar shooting: Ian David Long identified as suspect

    11 days ago - By Al Jazeera

    Police say the former marine shot into a crowd at a Thousand Oaks bar, killing 12 before likely turning gun on himself.
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  • How the Thousand Oaks shooter went from serving the US in the Marines to a mass murderer

    How the Thousand Oaks shooter went from serving the US in the Marines to a mass murderer

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Ian David Long killed 12 people at the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, Los Angeles, on Wednesday night.
    A fellow Marine, sports coach, room-mate, and neighbors have revealed information about his past, as police search for a motive.
    This is how Long went from a baseball-playing High School student, then a US Marine, to the man who killed 12 people .
    Ian David Long entered the Borderline Bar & Grill in the Los Angeles suburb of Thousand Oaks at 11:20 p.m. on Wednesday night and shot dead 12 people in what tied for the 15th deadliest mass shooting in US history.
    Since he's been...
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  • Las Vegas shooting survivors got hit again at Thousand Oaks - here's how they're coping with twin tragedies

    Las Vegas shooting survivors got hit again at Thousand Oaks - here's how they're coping with twin tragedies

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Telemachus Orfanos, one of the 12 victims of Wednesday night's mass shooting at the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, California, had survived the Las Vegas shooting just a year earlier.
    Orfanos was one of potentially dozens of Route 91 Harvest Festival survivors who were again in the wrong place at the wrong time by no fault of their own.
    After the atrocity in Vegas, survivors came together as a support community that eventually became a family.
    Business Insider spoke to one of the organizers of the Route 91 family about how she and her community are coping with the twin...
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  • Thousand Oaks shooting: Community mourns 12 victims killed at Borderline Bar & Grill; Motive of gunman Ian David Long unclear

    11 days ago - By ABC

    The mourners gathered to hold hands, to sing and to wonder how one of the safest cities in America could become a killing zone.
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