Vigil held at White House for Orlando victims

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WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- A vigil was held at the White House Sunday evening for the victims in the Orlando mass shooting Sunday morning. 

According to the Orlando Mayor in a press conference, 50 people have died, including the gunman and an additional 53 people were injured in the shooting rampage. 

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At the vigil, the Gay Men's Choir of D.C. led the public in song. "We shall overcome."

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People took to social media to share their thought and prayers with the victims' families.