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    Shooter Kills Three, Injures Nine at Theatre

    Tragically, the firearm debate is back in the spotlight. Just hours after President Obama gave an interview last night bemoaning his lack of progress on gun reform, shots rang out at a Louisiana movie theater, killing three and injuring nine. John Russell Houser, 58, reportedly entered the Grand Theatre in Lafayette before taking aim at 100 cinemagoers — there to see the film Trainwreck— and then killing himself.There have literally been 204 mass shootings in 204 days so far this year. Authorities remain on the scene of a tragedy certain to amplify Obama’s calls for “common sense gun safety laws.” 

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