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The World Remembers The Victims Of Orlando Nightclub Shooting

Vigils were held across the U.S. and beyond for the 50 people who were killed in the shooting at gay nightclub Pulse.

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Orlando grieved on Sunday for the 50 people killed in a shooting at a gay nightclub, the largest mass shooting in U.S history. Around the country and the world, people gathered to remember the victims.

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Honolulu, Hawaii

Hawaii shows its support for the #OrlandoShooting victims at Honolulu City Hall. #PrayForOrlando

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Hartford, Connecticut

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Tears well up in former Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra's eye as he speaks during a vigil organized by the state's Muslim and LGBT communities on the steps of the state Capitol building in Hartford, Connecticut, on Sunday, June 12, 2016.

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