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In Chattanooga, mourners honor the slain, now including a Navy sailor

In Chattanooga, mourners honor the slain, now including a Navy sailor

Janelle Branch wiped away tears as her husband and sons planted American flags on the grassy bank of the four-lane highway outside the Navy-Marine Corps center, the deadly stop by a gunman who attacked it after firing upon another military site. On the day the death toll from the shooting rampage rose to five, thousands of people in this city still reeling from Thursday’s violence crowded outside the center and at the other shooting site, a nearby recruitment center in a strip mall, to pay tribute to those who died. “It's just so sad, so senseless,” Branch said Saturday. A steady convoy of pickup trucks, Jeeps and sedans streamed through the narrow two-lane...

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