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Mass shootings in U.S. history

POSTED: 07:20 AM PDT Jul 20, 2012    UPDATED: 05:39 AM PDT Apr 03, 2014 

A gunman opened fire at the Fort Hood military post in Texas on Wednesday, killing three people and wounding 16 before committing suicide. Take a look at some of the worst mass shootings in U.S. history.

Police outside Sikh temple shooting
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Aug. 5, 2012: Six people were killed and four wounded when Wade Michael Page, 40, opened fire with a Springfield 9mm semi-automatic handgun at a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wis. According to the FBI, Page died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head after he was shot in the stomach by a responding officer.

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