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Conspiracy Theories Spring Up, Spread in the Wake of Las Vegas Mass Shooting

A week after a mass shooting turned an outdoor country music festival into the site of a massacre, Las Vegas was a city mourning, and its iconic Strip a crime scene. Before many of the dead were even identified, a now all-too-familiar network of conspiracy peddlers had pounced.

Police say Stephen Paddock, 64, used the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino as a vantage point from which he rained automatic gunfire down on the Route 91 Harvest Festival crowd of 22,000 below. In what would be the worst mass shooting in modern United States history on 1 October 2017, 58 people lost their lives and hundreds more were injured. Hauntingly, when we visited the Strip the following weekend, bouquets still lay around the festival grounds, marking the spots where people had collapsed while trying to flee. 

The

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ABC Spends Weekend Bashing ‘Conspiracy-Loving’ Mark Levin

World News Tonight 
3/4/17
6:33pm ET
BRIAN ROSS: Because the President cited no proof, it is not clear tonight whether he based his allegations on a top secret White House briefing or whether it came from reading an article on the conservative Breitbart website, posted Friday, that detailed speculation from a conspiracy-loving talk show host, Mark Levin. 

MARK LEVIN: How many of Trump’s people were eavesdropped on? How many had their conversations intercepted, recorded, transcribed, because this, ladies and gentlemen, is the big scandal. 

Good Morning America 
3/5/17
8:04am ET 

BRIAN ROSS: Because the President cited no proof, it is not clear tonight whether he based his allegations on a top secret White House briefing or whether it came from reading an article on the conservative Breitbart website, posted Friday, that detailed speculation from a conspiracy-loving talk show host, Mark Levin. 

Last Week Tonight
3/5/17

11:07pm ET 

BRIAN ROSS: Because the President cited no proof, it

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