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Developing: Munich Police Hunt for Mall Shooter or Shooters

Police in Munich, Germany respond to a shooting at a shopping center in Munich, Friday July 22, 2016.  Munich police confirm shots have been fired at Olympia Einkaufszentrum shopping center but say they don't have any details about casualties. Police are responding in large numbers. (AP Photo/APTV)
Police in Munich, Germany respond to a shooting at a shopping center in Munich, Friday July 22, 2016. Munich police confirm shots have been fired at Olympia Einkaufszentrum shopping center but say they don't have any details about casualties. Police are responding in large numbers. (AP Photo/APTV)

BERLIN  —The Latest on an attack Friday night in Munich (all times local): 8 p.m. A Munich police spokeswoman says there are “several dead and...




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