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United States

10 January 2011

Postmedia News (Canada)

WASHINGTON — Seventeen years ago last month, New York congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy's husband was killed when a deranged gunman opened fire on passengers riding a Long Island commuter train. It was a crime similar, in some ways, to the weekend rampage in Arizona that targeted McCarthy's Democratic colleague, Gabrielle Giffords, who was one of 14 people wounded in an attack that also claimed six lives. Now McCarthy, one of America's fiercest gun control advocates,... (

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