CNN has confirmed, along with many other news outlets, that the identity of the primary shooter at the Fort Hood mass shooting today was Major Malik Nadal Hasan:
The slain gunman was identified as Maj. Malik Nadal Hasan, according to a law enforcement source. The source believes he is 39 or 40 years old.CNN just reported on their coverage that he worked in "mental health." He was killed, but little more has yet emerged about him, or the identity of the other two suspects - also U.S. Soldiers - in custody.