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School Siege Ends with Death of Student Hostage

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School Siege Ends with Death of Student Hostage

School siege.

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A unidentified gunman shot and killed a student he held hostage for four hours at a high school in Bailey, Colo., on Wednesday. The man also killed himself as police entered the school in an attempt to rescue two hostages.