DEADLIEST MASS SHOOTING IN US HISTORY
From Yahoo News:
Police have confirmed that 50 people were killed in the Sunday morning shooting rampage at an Orlando nightclub, making it the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.
The gunman, identified as 29-year-old Omar Mateen, opened fire inside the popular gay club Pulse in Orlando at around 2 a.m. According to police, the shooting — which authorities described as a “domestic terror attack” — quickly turned into a hostage situation, as the 300-plus people inside the club tried to escape.
Mateen was ultimately killed by SWAT team officers approximately three hours after he began shooting.MORE: