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Named: The 27 victims of the Newtown, Connecticut shootings
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Named: The 27 victims of the Newtown, Connecticut shootings

Dec 16th 2012, 7:52 AM 11,906 Views 89 Comments

The names and ages of the victims have been released, as officials say each victim was struck more than once.

Connecticut school shooter ‘forced his way in’
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Connecticut school shooter ‘forced his way in’

Dec 15th 2012, 3:55 PM 23,625 Views 73 Comments

Candlelit vigils and prayer services for the victims have been held in Newtown Connecticut and in Washington.

Poll: Will tighter gun laws prevent more shootings in the US?
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Poll: Will tighter gun laws prevent more shootings in the US?

Dec 15th 2012, 9:52 AM 9,481 Views 122 Comments

As the world reacts to the latest mass shooting in America, we ask you whether you believe a tightening of America’s gun laws will make any lasting difference?

Sympathy over US school shooting stretches globe
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Sympathy over US school shooting stretches globe

Dec 15th 2012, 8:03 AM 7,735 Views 44 Comments

World leaders have expressed their condolences over the killing and raised questions about America’s lax gun laws.

Want to win a gun? Georgia sports store says: 'Just vote'
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Want to win a gun? Georgia sports store says: 'Just vote'

Oct 24th 2012, 10:00 PM 7,432 Views 43 Comments

A store near Atlanta has raised legal eyebrows – because its promotion could be seen as an enticement to vote.

Sikhs express shock after six killed in shooting at Wisconsin temple
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Sikhs express shock after six killed in shooting at Wisconsin temple

Aug 6th 2012, 10:37 AM 3,794 Views 7 Comments

Sikh leaders have suggested that American Muslims may have been the intended target of the mass shooting.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Sep 11th 2011, 11:01 AM 66 Views 4 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.