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Worst mass shootings in recent U.S. history

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Seventeen people were killed when a gunman opened fire inside a high school in Parkland, Florida, near Ft. Lauderdale.
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Florida shooting now among the 10 deadliest mass shootings in modern US history

Florida shooting now among the 10 deadliest mass shootings in modern US history

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Of the 30 deadliest shootings in the US dating back to 1949, 19 have occurred in the last 10 years, and the latest happened this week.
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‘I'm F-king Scared.' Florida High School Students Shared Terror of Shooting in Real Time

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When a 19-year-old former student opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida Wednesday, some 3,200 students went into lockdown in classrooms across the campus - one of the biggest high schools in Florida .
As they hid out, locked inside classrooms, some began sharing the terror of their ordeal in real time on social media.
“My school is being shot up and I am locked inside. I'm f-king scared right now,” one student wrote on Twitter.
At least 17 students were killed several were wounded. The gunman, former student Nicholas Cruz, 19, was arrested after fleeing...
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Suspect In Parkland, Florida School Shooting That Killed 17 Was An Expelled Former Student

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Police have identified the suspect in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that killed 17 people as former expelled student Nikolaus Cruz. Video: parkland shooter identified as 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz by the Broward County Sheriff. pic.twitter.com/2tZKdiyfSt - Sarah Reese Jones February 14, 2018 Sheriff Scott Israel said during a press briefing, “Nicholas Cruz was...
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Gunman kills at least 17 people at Florida high school

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PARKLAND, Fla. - A former student opened fire at a Florida high school Wednesday as classes were being dismissed, killing at least 17 people and sending scores of students running into the streets to escape the bullets. Frantic parents rushed to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where SWAT team members and ambulances had surrounded the campus. Live footage showed emergency workers who appeared to be treating the wounded on sidewalks. "It is a horrific situation," Superintendent Robert Runcie said. "It is a horrible day for us."
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‘I'm F-king Scared.' Florida High School Students Shared Terror of Shooting in Real Time

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When an 18-year-old former student opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida Wednesday, some 3,200 students went into lockdown in classrooms across the campus - one of the biggest high schools in Florida .
As they hid out, locked inside classrooms, some began sharing the terror of their ordeal in real time on social media.
“My school is being shot up and I am locked inside. I'm f-king scared right now,” one student wrote on Twitter.
They also used their phones to send pictures and videos to friends and family to let them know of their whereabouts.
My school...
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At least 17 dead in Florida school shooting, officials say

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At least 17 people died when a former student opened fire at a Florida high school Wednesday.
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At least 17 dead in shooting at south Florida high school

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An 19-year-old suspect is in custody after gunshots rang out at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
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Florida School Shooting: At least 15 dead, at least 14 injured, suspect ID'd

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A former student opened fire at a Florida high school Wednesday, killing at least 15 people and injuring at least 14, law enforcement officials told ABC News.
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At least 15 dead in shooting at south Florida high school

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An 18-year-old suspect is in custody after gunshots rang out at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
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Video shows students hiding in classroom amid gunshots

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A video filmed by a student shows a classroom of people hiding under desks while gunshots blare from nearby within Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
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Student at Florida high school where shooting occurred: "Everyone predicted this"

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At least 14 people have been injured in a shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
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Student at Florida high school where shooting occurred: 'Everyone predicted this'

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More than a dozen people have been injured in a shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
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Scared students record moments inside school during active shooting

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Students record moments in lockdown during active shooting
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