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The US Surpasses 125 Mass Shootings In 2023—Here’s Every Event Mapped

The Nashville Covenant School shooting, which claimed the lives of three 9-year-olds and three adults on March 27, marked the country’s 130th mass shooting of 2023. The tragedy underscores another troubling trend in the U.S.—firearms are the leading cause of death in children between ages 1 and 19, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation data.