Tag Archives: Mass shooting

13Jun/16
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Families and friends wait anxiously for news after Florida nightclub rampage

Morning footage captures the scene of a gay nightclub in Orlando where 50 people were killed and 53 wounded in the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.

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05Dec/15

New York Times in rare front-page editorial calls for outlawing some rifles

The newspaper’s editorial comes three days after Syed Rizwan Farook and Tashfeen Malik, a married couple, carried out the mass shooting in San Bernardino with legally-purchased, .223 caliber assault-style rifles. FBI officials have said they are investigating the shooting as an “act of terrorism.”

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04Dec/15

News agency says Islamic State followers carried out California attacks

The Aamaq news agency, which supports Islamic State, says followers of the Islamist militant group carried out Wednesday’s attack on a social services agency in California, in which 14 people were killed.
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04Oct/15

Trump weighs in on gun control, Syria

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says the high number of mass shootings in the U.S. are a result of mental illness and not relaxed gun control legislation.

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