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On June 28, five people were killed and two injured during a shooting at the Capital Gazette
in Annapolis, Md. Journalists at the paper are reporting
on the deaths
of their own colleagues.Read about what the shooting was like for the survivors
, written by Capital Gazette reporter Chase Cook
Please give what you can to help the Capital Gazette newsroom and their journalists. Our hearts break for our colleagues in Annapolis and we want to do whatever we possibly can to help them pay for medical bills, funeral costs, grief and trauma counseling, and any other unforeseen expenses that might arise as a result of this terrible shooting.Please also take a moment to read the obituaries of the Capitol Gazette staff who were killed. Remember their names and faces:– Gerald Fischman – Rob Hiaasen – John McNamara – Rebecca Smith – Wendi Winters
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