This US mass shooting, like other US mass shootings, has become what others have described with terrible precision as a Rorschach test.
By raking over every detail of a mass shooter's life, are we telling any loner with a grudge and a yearning for recognition that this is an option?
PM Malcolm Turnbull will take his tough new security measures to COAG, and US police interview Las Vegas shooter's Australian girlfriend. It's the news you need to know.
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