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Parkland. Las Vegas. Sutherland Springs. Newtown. On and on: In America, mass shootings have become so familiar that they seem to follow the same sad script. By Nestor Ramos

Students run with their hands in the air following a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (John McCall/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)

In Massachusetts, fear and frustration at school

“I’m scared to go to school, man,” said Ethan Miller, a 16-year-old student at the Snowden International School.

Tonya Kramer, center, embraces her daughter Alyssa Kramer, 16, during a community prayer vigil at Parkridge Church. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Matt McClain

Cruz confessed to police that he began shooting students ‘in the hallways’

Nikolas Cruz, 19, faces 17 counts of premeditated murder — one for each of the people he is accused of killing Wednesday.