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New York hospital: Ex-employee opens fire in Bronx

New York hospital: Ex-employee opens fire in Bronx

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Media playback is unsupported on your deviceA gunman has opened fire with an assault rifle inside a hospital in the Bronx borough of New York, killing one doctor and injuring six other people, five of them seriously.The gunman, a former doctor at the hospital, killed himself in the attack.The shooting began at about 14:55 local time (18:55 GMT) at the 1,000-bed Bronx-Lebanon Hospital.Mayor Bill de Blasio said the shooting was not an act of terrorism, but rather workplace-related.He said the attack had been a "horrific situation in the middle of a place that people associate with care and comfort".Police Commissioner James O'Neill said the attack began on the 16th floor and all the victims were shot on the 16th and 17th floors.The gunman has not been officially named but police sources told...