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 2 wks | Man opens fire at Orlando business after being fired, killing 5

              A Florida man who was fired earlier this year has opened fire at his former workplace in Orlando, killing five people before turning the gun on himself as deputies approached the scene, officials say. Eight other people survived. (more)   

  Orlando, FL     


 3 wks | Police in standoff with gunman at Orlando International Airport

              A man who appeared distressed pulled out a gun at Orlando International Airport in Florida, causing an hours-long standoff with police, officials say. No shots were fired and there were no reports of any injuries. (more)   

  Orlando, FL     


 5 months | Killer whale Tilikum, subject of ‘Blackfish’, dies at age 36

              Tilikum, the orca which made headlines when it killed its trainer during a show at SeaWorld Orlando and subsequently was the subject of the 2013 documentary "Blackfish", has died after a lengthy illness, the park says. (more)   

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 1 yr | FBI provides investigative update on Orlando nightclub massacre

              The Federal Bureau of Investigation has provided the following update regarding the shooting in Orlando. The text below, which includes a partial transcript of comments made by shooter Omar Mateen, are as provided by the FBI. For updates on this story, follow @BNONews on Twitter or follow us on Facebook.   

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 1 yr | WATCH LIVE: President Obama arrives in Orlando, will meet with victims’ families

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 1 yr | Large fire breaks out at Universal Orlando water park

              A large fire has broken out near the Wet 'n Wild water park at Universal Orlando, destroying equipment for an upcoming attraction, officials in Florida say. There fire has since been extinguished and there are no injuries. (more)   

  Orlando, FL     



 1 yr | Orlando shooter’s wife Noor Salman had prior knowledge of plot

              Noor Zahi Salman, the wife of Omar Mateen, had prior knowledge of her husband's plot to carry out a massacre at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, according to reports. Charges are now being considered. (more)   

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 1 yr | WATCH LIVE: Hospital news conference on Orlando attack victims

              Orlando Regional Medical Center is due to hold a news conference at 10:30 a.m. ET to provide an update on the victims of Sunday's attack.   

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 1 yr | Christopher Leinonen, whose mom made emotional plea on TV, confirmed dead

              Christopher Leinonen, the 32-year-old man whose mother made an emotional plea on television as she waited for news, has been identified as one of those killed, ending nearly 36 hours of uncertainty. (more)   

  Orlando, FL        26 UPDATES


 1 yr | WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump discusses Orlando attack at campaign event

              Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump is expected to address the Orlando attack during a campaign event in Manchester, New Hampshire.   

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Guatemala earthquake: Strong tremor strikes off the coast     1 hr  

California earthquake: Tremor felt in Berkeley and Oakland      19 hrs  

Police officer stabbed at Michigan airport in ‘act of terrorism’      24 hrs  

Florida Amber Alert: Alanda McCoy abducted from Milton     1 day  

Florida Amber Alert: Jessica Matias-Francisco abducted from Fort Myers      3 days  

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