Deadly school shootings in U.S. history

Published On: Apr 02 2012 05:44:44 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 21 2013 02:28:32 PM EDT

With today's deadly school shooting in Nevada, look back at other major school shootings in U.S. history.

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Oct. 2, 2006: A gunman took a group of girls hostage at West Nickel Mines School, a one-room Amish schoolhouse in Pennsylvania’s Lancaster County. He killed five girls, including two who died the next day. The shooter, Charles Carl Roberts IV, 32, killed himself.

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