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Mark Kelly

Final design for Tucson shooting memorial released

Carved symbols along a dark red steel wall will be among the various parts of a large memorial to honor victims of the mass shooting in Tucson that gravely wounded then-U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords.

Memorial organizers released a final design Friday and said they continue to raise money from private donors.

The Jan. 8, 2011, shooting at a Giffords event left six dead and 13 wounded. Giffords was the target. Others killed included 9-year-old Christina-Taylor Green, U.S. District Court Judge John Roll and Giffords aide Gabe Zimmerman, who was 30.

Giffords and her husband, retired astronaut Mark Kelly, founded an advocacy group after the shooting that helped persuade...