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NRA calls for armed school guards as U.S. mourns massacre

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A boy takes part in a candlelight vigil in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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A protestor, holding up a sign, is removed by a security guard during a speech by Wayne LaPierre (unseen), executive vice president of the National Rifle Association (NRA), during a news conference in Washington December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

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Wayne LaPierre, Executive Vice President of the National Rifle Association (NRA), speaks during a news conference in Washington December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

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Connecticut Governor Daniel Malloy (C) stands with others on the steps of Edmond Town Hall during a moment of silence and ringing of church bells at 9:30 a.m. EDT for victims of the December 14 shootings at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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People stand in a driving rain outside the Edmond Town Hall during a moment of silence and ringing of church bells at 9:30am EDT for the victims of the December 14 shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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A woman stands in driving rain outside the Edmond Town Hall in the center of Newtown, Connecticut during a moment of silence and ringing of church bells for the victims of the December 14 shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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People stand in a driving rain outside the Edmond Town Hall during a moment of silence and ringing of church bells at 9:30am EDT for the victims of the December 14 shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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Sandy Hook Village firefighters observe a moment of silence near Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut December 21, 2012. Many Americans remembered the victims of the Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre with a moment of silence on Friday, as a powerful U.S. gun rights lobbying group prepared to plunge into the national debate over gun control. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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People stand in driving rain outside the Edmond Town Hall in the center of Newtown, Connecticut during a moment of silence and ringing of church bells for the victims of the December 14 shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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People stand in a driving rain outside the Edmond Town Hall during a moment of silence and ringing of church bells at 9:30am EDT for the victims of the December 14 shootings at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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Connecticut Governor Daniel Malloy stands with others on the steps of the Edmond Town Hall in the center of Newtown, Connecticut during a moment of silence and ringing of church bells at 9:30am EDT for the victims of the December 14 shootings at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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A man stands beneath an umbrella in a driving rain outside the Edmond Town Hall during a moment of silence and ringing of church bells at 9:30am EDT for the victims of the December 14 shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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David Keene, president of the National Rifle Association (NRA), leads a moment of silence for victims of the December 14 Sandy Hook Elementary school shootings in Newtown, Connecticut, before a news conference in Washington December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

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A man prays as he stands with others outside the Edmond Town Hall during a moment of silence and ringing of church bells at 9:30am EDT for the victims of the December 14 shootings at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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People at the Blue Colony diner observe a moment of silence for victims of the December 14 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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People at the Blue Colony diner observe a moment of silence for victims of the December 14 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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People at the Blue Colony diner observe a moment of silence for victims of the December 14 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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People at the Blue Colony diner observe a moment of silence for victims of the December 14 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 21, 2012. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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Undated handout photos from various memorial websites show the child victims of the December 14, 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in Newton, Connecticut. Top row: (L-R) Ana Marquez-Greene, Caroline Previdi, Jessica Rekos, Emilie Parker, Noah Pozner. Second row: (L-R) Jesse Lewis, Olivia Engel, Josephine Gay, Charlotte Bacon, Chase Kowalski. Third row: (L-R) Daniel Barden, Jack Pinto, Catherine Hubbard, Dylan Hockley,...

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