How Would You React In A Shooting? Have A Plan, Experts Say : The Two-Way The annual number of mass murders and attempted mass murders in the U.S. has tripled since 2008, to 15 last year. After studying such incidents, two experts suggest in a new paper written for the FBI that Americans take an "avoid, deny, defend" approach. As a last resort, they say, fight back.
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DAVID GREENE: 50" FirstFeed="N">Study: Mass Shootings Are On The Rise Across U.S.It is among the most troubling calls a police department can receive - the report of an active shooter. It could mean a domestic dispute, or a gunman on the loose. We all remember Newtown, Conn.; and Aurora, Colo. Those events, mass shootings, have spiked in the United States, in recent years. ]]>

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