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  Reply # 1877197 4-Oct-2017 13:24
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  Reply # 1877278 4-Oct-2017 15:01
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The actual laws vary from state to state. New York is regarded as fairly strict, and then NYC has additional regs on top of that:

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gun_laws_in_New_York

I looked only quickly at the article but looks like a total ban on assault weapons there.

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  Reply # 1877596 5-Oct-2017 08:26
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There are reports that Google algorithms assigned 'Top Story'' status for a time to stories originating from 4chan which misidentified the attacker and later which claimed the attacker was a left wing minded and liked a particular talk show host. Facebook had similar issues.

https://theoutline.com/post/2362/the-algorithm-is-innocent

Edit: removed the word 'news'. looks to me like it was not the google news product at all.

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  Reply # 1878881 7-Oct-2017 10:55
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A very emotional Jimmy Kimmel


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