8 killed in Finland school shooting


By Marius Turula
Associated Press Writer


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TUUSULA, Finland An 18-year-old student opened fire in a Finnish high school Wednesday, killing seven students and the principal before turning the gun on himself, police said.

The teenager, who was not identified, shot himself in the head but survived and was taken to a hospital in ``extremely critical condition,'' police spokesman Tero Haapala said.

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