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The suspect in the recent massacre at a Sikh gurdwara in Wisconsin has been identified by authorities as Wade Michael Page, former specialist in the U.S. Army. Police have also identified...
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      Democracy Now | almost 2 years ago
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      The Economic Times | almost 2 years ago
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      GMA News | almost 2 years ago
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      The Guardian | almost 2 years ago
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      Voice of America | almost 2 years ago
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      Al Jazeera | almost 2 years ago
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      The Guardian | almost 2 years ago
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      NY Daily News | almost 2 years ago
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      NY Daily News | almost 2 years ago
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      NY1 | almost 2 years ago
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      Washington Post | almost 2 years ago
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      Star Tribune | almost 2 years ago
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      NY Daily News | almost 2 years ago
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