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Trapped in their classroom with a student gunman, a group of terrified Wisconsin high schoolers worked desperately to keep their captor calm by chatting and laughing with him about hunting and fishing.

The 15-year-old gunman eventually shot himself as police stormed the room at Marinette High School hours later Monday evening; he was hospitalized with a potentially life-threatening wound.

The teenager allowed five of his hostages out after roughly...

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