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4 of the 10 deadliest mass shootings in modern US history have taken place in Texas

Updated 0218 GMT (1018 HKT) August 4, 2019

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Of the 10 deadliest shootings in modern US history, four have taken place in Texas.
Here's an explanation of why we say "modern history."
(And here's a full list, dating back to 1949, that goes beyond the 10 deadliest. It includes the Fort Hood attack in 2009 and the shooting spree at Santa Fe High School in 2018, both in Texas.)