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Bill Straub: Deja Vu all over again — gun massacres, promise of controls, then nothing; repeat rapid fire

All right, let’s break this one down to its component parts. On the morning of Aug. 3, a gunman, 21-year-old Patrick Crusius, shot and killed 22 people and injured 24 others in El Paso, TX. About 13 hours later, in Dayton, OH, a second gunman shot and killed 10 people and injured 17 others. The incidents brought to 251 the number of mass shootings that have occurred in the United States of America...

Keven Moore: To survive a mass shooting, you must develop Jason Bourne survival instincts

Jason Bourne — survivor This past weekend most of us sat in front of the television and watched in horror the news of the deadly attack at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, FL. While watching survivors being interviewed I noticed when people are faced with a near-death experience some freeze in their tracks and succumb to their morality, while others just seem to have the resolve to survive....