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Orlando shooter’s wife facing intense scrutiny from the FBI

The 30-year-old wife of the gunman who opened fire inside an Orlando nightclub is facing intense scrutiny as the FBI tries to determine whether she had advance knowledge of the massacre, according to federal authorities.<p>In interviews with Noor Z. Salman, the FBI has learned that she accompanied her …

Terrorism

What to Know About the Pulse Nightclub Shooting in Orlando

Phelan M. Ebenhack—AP<p>Carlo Allegri—Reuters<p>Steve Nesius—Reuters<p>Christopher Morris—VII for TIME<p>David Goldman—AP<p>Christopher Morris—VII for …

Orlando shooter texted wife during attack, source says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Orlando shooter and his wife exchanged text messages during the Pulse nightclub rampage, a law enforcement official briefed on the investigation told CNN.<p>Around 4 a.m. on June 12, about two hours after he started the attack and while holed up in a bathroom, Omar Mateen texted his wife, …

Afghanistan

Dallas shooting suspect stated he wanted to 'kill white officers'

Bomb making materials discovered at home of Micah Johnson, sniper who killed five police officers and injured seven others<p>Desperate pleas for unity and calm reverberated around the US after five police officers were killed and seven injured when a sniper opened fire on a peaceful protest in Dallas, …

Law Enforcement

Dallas Police Department Sees Surge in Applications After Mass Shooting

The Dallas Police Department has seen job applications surge threefold following the mass shooting that killed five officers earlier this month.<p>The …

14-year-old boy charged in father's killing, school shooting

ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — A 14-year-old South Carolina boy was charged as a juvenile Friday with murder and three counts of attempted murder after …

Crime

3 Seattle officers shot; 1 suspect dead, 2 in custody

SEATTLE (AP) — Three Seattle police officers were shot and injured during an exchange of gunfire with a suspect, who later died, after a robbery at a …

Crime

London attack: four dead after rampage outside UK parliament

Police have said four people, including the attackers, have been killed in an attack in London. Some 40 other people are wounded, many seriously. …