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United States

4 August 2010

Vancouver Sun (British Columbia)

MANCHESTER, Connecticut - Nine people were killed Tuesday in a workplace shooting rampage at a family-owned beer and wine wholesaler, police said. The shooter was identified as Omar S. Thornton, 34, a driver for the company, Hartford Distributors, and was described by a Teamsters Union official as a recent hire and a "disciplinary problem." "The union was bringing him in to meet with the company to remedy the problem," said John Hollis, a Teamsters official. "He... (

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