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The FBI Arrests Wife of the Orlando Nightclub Shooter

Noor Salman was arrested outside of her home in San Francisco.
Alexander Iadarola
1.16.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Lawsuit Claims Social Media Sites Provided Pulse Nightclub Shooter with 'Material Support'

Three families of Pulse nightclub victims filed a lawsuit Monday claiming Twitter, Youtube, and Facebook violated the Anti-Terrorism Act.
Lauren Messman
12.20.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The City of Orlando Purchased the Pulse Nightclub to Create a Memorial

The city bought the space for $2.25 million and is open to hearing ideas from the local community as how to best commemorate the victims of the worst mass shooting in US history.
Lauren Messman
11.8.16
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Have Queer Muslims Gained Acceptance in Their Communities Since the Pulse Shooting?

Muslim progressive leaders and activists spoke to frustrations encountered in trying to enact real change in their community.
Shahirah Majumdar
10.11.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Man Claims He Was Omar Mateen's Lover and the Orlando Shooting Was 'Revenge'

The man—who allegedly met Omar Mateen on Grindr—said Mateen carried out the attack after learning that a Puerto Rican man he slept with was HIV positive.
VICE Staff
6.22.16
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The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, a man claims he was the Orlando shooter's lover, North Korea launches more missile tests, protesters gather outside Donald Trump's golf course in Scotland, and more.
Vice Beta
6.22.16
LGBTQ

'War on Our Streets': Why LGBT Women Are Buying Guns in the Wake of Orlando

Gun groups have reported an increase in LGBT firearms customers after the mass shooting at the Pulse gay club. We talked to the women leading the gay community's pro-gun movement to find out more.
Mitchell Sunderland
6.20.16
News

The Orlando Shooter Was Born into America's Culture of Violence

Much has been made of the killer's apparent interest in ISIS, but less time has been spent looking at the ways Mateen fit other patterns of violence.
Hugh Ryan
6.16.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, the GOP agrees to gun control votes after a 15-hour filibuster, Facebook is urged to give over information on Omar Mateen, Broadway stars will record a fundraising song for a Florida LGBT center, and more.
Vice Beta
6.16.16
News

What ISIS Is Saying About the Orlando Shooter

Experts say ISIS is unlikely to ditch Omar Marteen over reports about his sexual orientation, and that anti-LGBTQ sentiment is getting new emphasis in propaganda.
Mark Hay
6.15.16
News

Has ISIS Learned to Weaponize America's Homegrown Spree Killers?

Or was Omar Mateen just a very scary, successful murderer? Or both?
Mike Pearl
6.15.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, the wife of the Orlando shooter knew about the attack and could be charged, Clinton gets a 12-point lead over Trump in a new poll, Iran threatens to "set fire" to the nuclear deal if the US reneges, and more.
Vice Beta
6.15.16
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