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At Least 6 Dead In Aurora, Ill., Shooting, Including Gunman; 5 Police Wounded

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  1. alyaza Link
    so i'll be honest, i saw the news about this shooting earlier and was considering posting it on tildes, and then i ended up not doing it because things like this happen so often that this...

    so i'll be honest, i saw the news about this shooting earlier and was considering posting it on tildes, and then i ended up not doing it because things like this happen so often that this particular shooting bordered on uninteresting and not-especially-newsworthy in my mind, and that therefore there was basically no mileage to be had from posting it. obviously says a lot about the state of american gun violence.

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  2. PaKYr (edited ) Link
    Things that are known currently: At least 5 civilians are dead and 5 police officers were shot The shooter was a disgruntled coworker The shooter, now dead, was an African American male aged 45,...

    Things that are known currently:

    • At least 5 civilians are dead and 5 police officers were shot
    • The shooter was a disgruntled coworker
    • The shooter, now dead, was an African American male aged 45, with a felony conviction
    • The weapon used was an illegally obtained pistol
    • The shooting occurred at the Henry Pratt Company
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  3. OptimusPrimeRib Link
    At Least 6 Dead, Including Gunman, In Aurora, Ill., Shooting : NPR. At Least 6 Dead, Including Gunman, In Aurora, Ill., Shooting A gunman who entered the Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Ill., on...

    At Least 6 Dead, Including Gunman, In Aurora, Ill., Shooting : NPR. At Least 6 Dead, Including Gunman, In Aurora, Ill., Shooting A gunman who entered the Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Ill., on Friday afternoon, armed with a handgun, killed five civilians, officials said. Five police officers were also wounded.