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Emotional vigil for Canadian hockey team

Mourners comfort each other as people attend a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos, to honour the victims of a fatal bus accident in Humboldt, Saskatchewan, Canada.   


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Mourners comfort each other as people attend a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos, to honour the victims of a fatal bus accident in Humboldt, Saskatchewan, Canada. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners comfort each other as people attend a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos, to honour the victims of a fatal bus accident in Humboldt, Saskatchewan, Canada. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Mourners comfort each other as they look at photographs before a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos. 


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Mourners comfort each other as they look at photographs before a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners comfort each other as they look at photographs before a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Mourners comfort each other. 

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Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attends the vigil. 


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Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attends the vigil. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attends the vigil. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Mourners comfort each other. 


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Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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People lay flowers. 

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People lay flowers. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

People lay flowers. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Mourners embrace each other during a moment of prayer. 


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Mourners embrace each other during a moment of prayer. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners embrace each other during a moment of prayer. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Mourners comfort each other. 


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Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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A man wearing a Humboldt Broncos shirt. 



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A man wearing a Humboldt Broncos shirt. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

A man wearing a Humboldt Broncos shirt. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Mourners comfort each other. 


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Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Mourners comfort each other. 



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Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Humboldt Broncos' Nick Shumlanski, who was released from hospital earlier today, looks at photographs of victims of the bus crash. 

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Humboldt Broncos' Nick Shumlanski, who was released from hospital earlier today, looks at photographs of victims of the bus crash. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Humboldt Broncos' Nick Shumlanski, who was released from hospital earlier today, looks at photographs of victims of the bus crash. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Hockey commentators Don Cherry, Ron MacLean and former NHL player Sheldon Kennedy join other mourners. 


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Hockey commentators Don Cherry, Ron MacLean and former NHL player Sheldon Kennedy join other mourners. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Hockey commentators Don Cherry, Ron MacLean and former NHL player Sheldon Kennedy join other mourners. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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A woman wipes tears from her eyes during the vigil. 

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A woman wipes tears from her eyes during the vigil. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

A woman wipes tears from her eyes during the vigil. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Kevin Garinger, President of the Humboldt Broncos, speaks. 


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Kevin Garinger, President of the Humboldt Broncos, speaks. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Kevin Garinger, President of the Humboldt Broncos, speaks. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Mourners display a sign. 

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Mourners display a sign. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners display a sign. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Mourners look at photos of the victims. 


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Mourners look at photos of the victims. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners look at photos of the victims. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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The Humboldt Curling Club serves as an overflow for hundreds who came to attend the vigil. REUTERS/Matt Smith

The Humboldt Curling Club serves as an overflow for hundreds who came to attend the vigil. REUTERS/Matt Smith

The Humboldt Curling Club serves as an overflow for hundreds who came to attend the vigil. REUTERS/Matt Smith
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Mourners comfort each other. 


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Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Photos of victims of the bus crash. 

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Photos of victims of the bus crash. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Photos of victims of the bus crash. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Mourners comfort each other.



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Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Mourners comfort each other. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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The Humboldt Curling Club serves as an overflow for hundreds who came to attend the vigil. REUTERS/Matt Smith

The Humboldt Curling Club serves as an overflow for hundreds who came to attend the vigil. REUTERS/Matt Smith

The Humboldt Curling Club serves as an overflow for hundreds who came to attend the vigil. REUTERS/Matt Smith
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A musician performs. 


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A musician performs. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

A musician performs. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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Flowers lie at center ice at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos. 

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Flowers lie at center ice at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS

Flowers lie at center ice at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos. Jonathan Hayward/Pool via REUTERS
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