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The Globe and Mail
Life through the eyes of a connected but burdened generationbin Laden was killed, when a gunman dressed as the Joker opened fire on people
Life through the eyes of a connected but burdened generation
The Globe and Mail / Posted an hour ago
bin Laden was killed, when a gunman dressed as the Joker opened fire on people watching a Batman movie in Colorado, when the Boston Marathon blew up, when Paris was bombed. We asked a small group of Canadians about to graduate high school for... Read more
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Breitbart
The 6 Things Obama Doesn’t Want You to Know About the Islamic StateSeptember 11th attacks, whether it is Major Nidal Hassan, the Fort Hood Shooter
The 6 Things Obama Doesn’t Want You to Know About the Islamic State
Breitbart / Posted 3 hours ago
September 11th attacks, whether it is Major Nidal Hassan, the Fort Hood Shooter; or the Tsarnaev brothers responsible for the Boston Marathon Bombing; Malik and Farook, the San Bernardino killers; or last weekend’s attacker, Omar Mateen – these... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Keith Yandle says he joined Panthers to win a Stanley Cupwatching him." Yandle has become close to the Richard family, whose 8-year-old
Keith Yandle says he joined Panthers to win a Stanley Cup
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
watching him." Yandle has become close to the Richard family, whose 8-year-old son Martin, a big hockey fan, was killed in the Boston Marathon bombings in 2013. Yandle's brother and family were near the finish line, but unharmed. "The biggest... Read more
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Variety
Oscar Race at the 2016 Halfway Mark: Diversity & ConfusionLawrence, Chris Pratt; Sony);“Patriots Day” (Peter Berg; Mark Wahlberg in their
Oscar Race at the 2016 Halfway Mark: Diversity & Confusion
Variety / Posted 5 hours ago
Lawrence, Chris Pratt; Sony);“Patriots Day” (Peter Berg; Mark Wahlberg in their second collaboration of the year, about the Boston Marathon bombing; Lionsgate); “Rogue One: A Star Wars Tale” (Gareth Edwards; Ben Mendelsohn, Felicity Jones;... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
FBI website warns would-be ISIS recruits: Don't Be a Puppetperson off the ledge, as well as resources to get help. Hindsight from recent
FBI website warns would-be ISIS recruits: Don't Be a Puppet
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 7 hours ago
person off the ledge, as well as resources to get help. Hindsight from recent tragedies like Orlando, or Sandy Hook, or the Boston Marathon bombing says telling signs of mass murders often go unnoticed. "What we have to do is get the most... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why we should fear ideologuesthan what the killer himself said it was. Guns, of course, had nothing to do w
Why we should fear ideologues
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
than what the killer himself said it was. Guns, of course, had nothing to do with the 3,000 people killed on 9/11, with the Boston Marathon bombing, or with recent terrorist attacks in Oklahoma and at the University of California at Merced... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
Gun control could have unintended consequencesill, that wouldn’t stop those intent on mass murder. Just a few miles from Con
Gun control could have unintended consequences
The Jackson Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
ill, that wouldn’t stop those intent on mass murder. Just a few miles from Concord, two brothers set off homemade bombs at the Boston Marathon a few years ago. How do we stop those kinds of evil from happening? I suspect the Minutemen who fought... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
A chat with... Steve Lobellcontrol and the Fairfield Amateur Radio Association is out at every mile along
A chat with... Steve Lobell
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 19 hours ago
control and the Fairfield Amateur Radio Association is out at every mile along the 1/2 marathon course. In the wake of the Boston Marathon attack, all branches of our emergency services donate many hours of expertise so that we can continue to... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Victor Davis Hanson: Ideologues make for dangerous politiciansthan what the killer himself said it was. Guns, of course, had nothing to do w
Victor Davis Hanson: Ideologues make for dangerous politicians
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 21 hours ago
than what the killer himself said it was. Guns, of course, had nothing to do with the 3,000 people killed on 9/11, with the Boston Marathon bombing, or with recent terrorist attacks in Oklahoma and at the University of California at Merced... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tia Mitchell: Domino effect of Rubio running for Senate felt in Northeast Floridahad not asked for emergency declarations, Scott complained that FEMA’s denial w
Tia Mitchell: Domino effect of Rubio running for Senate felt in Northeast Florida
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 hours ago
had not asked for emergency declarations, Scott complained that FEMA’s denial was unfair because it did approve one after the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013. Florida has been approved for $1 million in federal emergency funding to help cover... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Offseason developments for each SEC football teamfootball coach's offseason workout program was more strenuous than the one Dan
Offseason developments for each SEC football team
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
football coach's offseason workout program was more strenuous than the one Dan Mullen created for himself. Mullen completed the Boston Marathon in April with a time of 4:28:35. He also wrote about the experience for Sports Illustrated's website. The... Read more
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Slate
What Trump’s Next-Generation Bigotry Tells Us About How He Sees the United StatesUnited States. But he emphasized that their parents, respectively, were from Af
What Trump’s Next-Generation Bigotry Tells Us About How He Sees the United States
Slate / Posted yesterday
United States. But he emphasized that their parents, respectively, were from Afghanistan and Pakistan. He also pointed to the Boston Marathon bombers, whose parents had come from Central Asia. He used these cases to justify a ban not only on... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hanson: Ideologue can be more dangerous than pure politiciansthan what the killer himself said it was. Guns, of course, had nothing to do w
Hanson: Ideologue can be more dangerous than pure politicians
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
than what the killer himself said it was. Guns, of course, had nothing to do with the 3,000 people killed on 9/11, with the Boston Marathon bombing, or with recent terrorist attacks in Oklahoma and at the University of California at Merced... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Comfort dogs do just that in times of tragedyis here to discuss the benefits of comfort dogs. Comfort dogs work in major tra
Comfort dogs do just that in times of tragedy
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted yesterday
is here to discuss the benefits of comfort dogs. Comfort dogs work in major tragedies like tornadoes; school shootings, the Boston Marathon bombing, and now the Orlando shootings. Noah and 11 other dogs were at the funeral for the Guetzler... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Comfort dogs do just that in times of tragedyis here to discuss the benefits of comfort dogs. Comfort dogs work in major tra
Comfort dogs do just that in times of tragedy
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
is here to discuss the benefits of comfort dogs. Comfort dogs work in major tragedies like tornadoes; school shootings, the Boston Marathon bombing, and now the Orlando shootings. Noah and 11 other dogs were at the funeral for the Guetzler... Read more
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The Buffalo News
How a 12-old girl shocked the field at a Lancaster 5Khas turned out to be a good father-daughter activity for the Zajacs. Tom is a v
How a 12-old girl shocked the field at a Lancaster 5K
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
has turned out to be a good father-daughter activity for the Zajacs. Tom is a veteran runner who competed in the Boston Marathon in 2009, and soon Tessa figured she'd try a race. “I told him that I wanted to run the mile race,” an... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
NH man who ran 2013 Boston Marathon running marathons on all 7 continentsHe ran the Boston Marathon in 2013 and was close enough to the finish line to h
NH man who ran 2013 Boston Marathon running marathons on all 7 continents
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted yesterday
He ran the Boston Marathon in 2013 and was close enough to the finish line to hear the bombs go off. Since that day, he decided to become a doctor and run marathons on all seven continents, and he's already halfway there. Not bad for a 22-year-old... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
WLOX Editorial: Marathon promises an economic boostjust got a little longer. A running festival is set for December 9 through 11,
WLOX Editorial: Marathon promises an economic boost
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
just got a little longer. A running festival is set for December 9 through 11, including a marathon that is a qualifier for the Boston Marathon. Our congratulations to the organizers of the December event as it draws runners from across the United... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell panel: Community policing, teamwork should drive today's law enforcementand Coffey described the close relationship between the FBI and Boston Police D
Lowell panel: Community policing, teamwork should drive today's law enforcement
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
and Coffey described the close relationship between the FBI and Boston Police Department and how critical it was during the Boston Marathon bombing and subsequent investigation. The first person Davis called after learning the bombs had gone off... Read more
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Boston Globe
Forty-nine deaths, 49 acts of kindnessdefiance, and kindness is revolutionary. Forty-nine acts of kindness in their
Forty-nine deaths, 49 acts of kindness
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
defiance, and kindness is revolutionary. Forty-nine acts of kindness in their names. Think about that. Add the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings, the mass shootings in San Bernardino, Paris, Charleston, Aurora, Nairobi, Utoya, and it seems... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Letters to the editor:see the West as deserving of attack rather than appreciated for the opportunity
Letters to the editor:
Desert Dispatch / Posted yesterday
see the West as deserving of attack rather than appreciated for the opportunity their parents received. The Paris attacks, the Boston Marathon bombing, and of course our own Inland Regional Center shooting in 2015.How we went about handling our... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Officials ban backpacks on Las Vegas Strip on New Year's EveCalifornia, and in November at a Paris nightclub. They also noted the bombs tha
Officials ban backpacks on Las Vegas Strip on New Year's Eve
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
California, and in November at a Paris nightclub. They also noted the bombs that killed three people and wounded 246 at the Boston Marathon in 2013 were hidden in backpacks. But Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo said they just couldn't get... Read more
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Salon.com
Officials ban backpacks on Las Vegas Strip on New Year’s EveCalifornia, and in November at a Paris nightclub. They also noted the bombs tha
Officials ban backpacks on Las Vegas Strip on New Year’s Eve
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
California, and in November at a Paris nightclub. They also noted the bombs that killed three people and wounded 246 at the Boston Marathon in 2013 were hidden in backpacks. You Might Also Like But Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo said they... Read more
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Daily Herald
Officials ban backpacks on Las Vegas Strip on New Year's EveCalifornia, and in November at a Paris nightclub. They also noted the bombs tha
Officials ban backpacks on Las Vegas Strip on New Year's Eve
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
California, and in November at a Paris nightclub. They also noted the bombs that killed three people and wounded 246 at the Boston Marathon in 2013 were hidden in backpacks. But Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo said they just couldn't get... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama tries to change narritaive on Islamic threatout an act of war. The terrorists of Sept. 11, 2001, slaughtered nearly 3,000 p
Obama tries to change narritaive on Islamic threat
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
out an act of war. The terrorists of Sept. 11, 2001, slaughtered nearly 3,000 people using box cutters and airplanes. The Boston Marathon bombers used pressure cookers. Some of the Paris terrorists used grenades. And gun bans and strict gun... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Paramedics were barred from saving Orlando shooting victims; nightclub was deemed too dangerousadded, "Although they saved a lot of lives, they did not stop the dying." Para
Paramedics were barred from saving Orlando shooting victims; nightclub was deemed too dangerous
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
added, "Although they saved a lot of lives, they did not stop the dying." Paramedics were more aggressive in responding to the Boston Marathon bombing two years ago, rushing to the scene and treating the wounded despite repeated blasts. Before the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama doesn’t let facts interfere with fantasiesthe killer himself said it was. Guns, of course, had nothing to do with the 3,
Obama doesn’t let facts interfere with fantasies
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
the killer himself said it was. Guns, of course, had nothing to do with the 3,000 people killed on Sept. 11, 2001, with the Boston Marathon bombing, or with recent terrorist attacks in Oklahoma and at the University of California at Merced... Read more
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Breitbart
Ann Coulter: How Does Immigration Reduce Mass Shootings?Abdulazeez — 5 dead; 2014: Isla Vista, California, half-Malaysian immigrant fr
Ann Coulter: How Does Immigration Reduce Mass Shootings?
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
Abdulazeez — 5 dead; 2014: Isla Vista, California, half-Malaysian immigrant from England, Elliot Rodger — 6 dead; 2013: The Boston Marathon, Chechen immigrants Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev — 4 dead; 2009: Fort Hood, Texas, Palestinian... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell panelists: Community policing, partnerships key to today's law enforcementand Coffey described the close relationship between the FBI and Boston Police D
Lowell panelists: Community policing, partnerships key to today's law enforcement
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
and Coffey described the close relationship between the FBI and Boston Police Department and how critical it was during the Boston Marathon bombing and subsequent investigation. The first person Davis called after learning the bombs had gone off... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Magic's Alex Martins extends role beyond basketball during Pulse tragedyfrom the start," he said. Kenneth Feinberg, who has helped administer support
Magic's Alex Martins extends role beyond basketball during Pulse tragedy
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
from the start," he said. Kenneth Feinberg, who has helped administer support funds after 9-11, the BP oil spill and the Boston Marathon bombing, will be available as a consultant to advise Martins and a board that includes leaders in the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
FACT CHECK: Trump's Speech On Clinton Annotatedcharges, though this depends on the definition of "refugee" — for example, they
FACT CHECK: Trump's Speech On Clinton Annotated
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
charges, though this depends on the definition of "refugee" — for example, they did not count the Tsarnaev brothers of the Boston Marathon bombing because they had been brought to the U.S. as kids after their parents had been granted asylum.... Read more
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FOX News
Florida Gov. Scott to appeal feds' denial of emergency declarationas examples. Still, emergency declarations have been made in the past for even
Florida Gov. Scott to appeal feds' denial of emergency declaration
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
as examples. Still, emergency declarations have been made in the past for events in a defined time period, including the Boston marathon bombing and even pre-emptively for President Obama’s inauguration in 2009. Scott had earlier criticized... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
FACT CHECK: Trump's Speech On Clinton Annotatedcharges, though this depends on the definition of "refugee" — for example, they
FACT CHECK: Trump's Speech On Clinton Annotated
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
charges, though this depends on the definition of "refugee" — for example, they did not count the Tsarnaev brothers of the Boston Marathon bombing because they had been brought to the U.S. as kids after their parents had been granted asylum.... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Officials ban backpacks on Las Vegas Strip on New Year's EveCalifornia, and November at a Paris nightclub. Officials also noted the bombs
Officials ban backpacks on Las Vegas Strip on New Year's Eve
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
California, and November at a Paris nightclub. Officials also noted the bombs that killed three people and wounded 246 at the Boston Marathon in 2013 were hidden in backpacks. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This... Read more
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The Buffalo News
How a 12-old girl shocked the field at a Lancaster 5Khas turned out to be a good father-daughter activity for the Zajacs. Tom is a v
How a 12-old girl shocked the field at a Lancaster 5K
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
has turned out to be a good father-daughter activity for the Zajacs. Tom is a veteran runner who competed in the Boston Marathon in 2009, and soon Tessa figured she’d try a race. “I told him that I wanted to run the mile race,” an... Read more
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First Coast News
Orlando mass shooting update TuesdaySchutz said Tuesday that Scott doesn't understand why the request was denied, a
Orlando mass shooting update Tuesday
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
Schutz said Tuesday that Scott doesn't understand why the request was denied, adding that an emergency was declared for the Boston Marathon bombing. Federal Emergency Management Agency gives state's 30 days to appeal their decision. FEMA... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Brownsburg man arrested, accused of traveling to support ISILhim looking at pressure cookers. He did not buy one. Pressure cookers can be us
Brownsburg man arrested, accused of traveling to support ISIL
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
him looking at pressure cookers. He did not buy one. Pressure cookers can be used to make IEDs - like the bombs used in the Boston Marathon attack. Statements from the FBI and other officials: "“According to the complaint, Musleh attempted to... Read more
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The Washington Times
Clintons make Donald Trump look like a Good Samaritanparts of the Islamic world. Orlando was just another chapter in a saga that con
Clintons make Donald Trump look like a Good Samaritan
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
parts of the Islamic world. Orlando was just another chapter in a saga that contains bloody precursors such as Fort Hood, the Boston Marathon and San Bernardino. The elites of the Democratic Party and the media are turning it into a debate about... Read more
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ABC News
FBI: Indiana Teen Wanted to Join ISIS, Researched Homeland Terror Targetsmaking a purchase.” Pressure cookers have been used to house explosive devices,
FBI: Indiana Teen Wanted to Join ISIS, Researched Homeland Terror Targets
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
making a purchase.” Pressure cookers have been used to house explosive devices, such as the twin bombs that exploded during the Boston Marathon in April 2013. The FBI apparently first came across Musleh back in August 2013 when he posted videos on... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Gov. Scott plans to appeal request for emergency funds after Pulse attackSchutz said Tuesday that Scott doesn't understand why the request was denied, a
Gov. Scott plans to appeal request for emergency funds after Pulse attack
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
Schutz said Tuesday that Scott doesn't understand why the request was denied, adding that an emergency was declared for the Boston Marathon bombing. Schutz said the governor has 30 days to appeal the decision. Federal Emergency Management... Read more
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NBC Washington
Loudoun County Man Sentenced to Life in Wife's KillingMichelle took her own life, but prosecutors told the jury that Michelle Castill
Loudoun County Man Sentenced to Life in Wife's Killing
NBC Washington / Posted 3 days ago
Michelle took her own life, but prosecutors told the jury that Michelle Castillo was happy and had just qualified for the Boston Marathon. She had no reason to commit suicide, they said. The prosecution said Braulio Castillo had tried to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gov plans to appeal request for emergency fundsSchutz said Tuesday that Scott doesn't understand why the request was denied, a
Gov plans to appeal request for emergency funds
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Schutz said Tuesday that Scott doesn't understand why the request was denied, adding that an emergency was declared for the Boston Marathon bombing. Schutz says the governor has 30 days to appeal the decision. Federal Emergency Management... Read more
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Boston Herald
Lynch tells gay community: 'We stand with you'and Newtown, Connecticut — state officials did not request such aid. Massachuse
Lynch tells gay community: 'We stand with you'
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and Newtown, Connecticut — state officials did not request such aid. Massachusetts officials made a request after the Boston Marathon bombing, which was considered an ongoing event as law enforcement pursued the bombers for several... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Gov plans to appeal request for emergency fundsSchutz said Tuesday that Scott doesn't understand why the request was denied, a
Gov plans to appeal request for emergency funds
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
Schutz said Tuesday that Scott doesn't understand why the request was denied, adding that an emergency was declared for the Boston Marathon bombing. Schutz says the governor has 30 days to appeal the decision. Federal Emergency Management... Read more
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CBS News
AG Lynch promises Orlando funding: "We stand with you"did not request FEMA emergency aid like Gov. Scott did on Florida's behalf. Mas
AG Lynch promises Orlando funding: "We stand with you"
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
did not request FEMA emergency aid like Gov. Scott did on Florida's behalf. Massachusetts officials made a request after the Boston Marathon bombing, which was considered an ongoing event as law enforcement pursued the bombers for several... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
The Latest, Orlando shooting: Fence around club is removedand Newtown, Connecticut - state officials did not request such aid. Massachuse
The Latest, Orlando shooting: Fence around club is removed
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
and Newtown, Connecticut - state officials did not request such aid. Massachusetts officials made a request after the Boston Marathon bombing, which was considered an ongoing event as law enforcement pursued the bombers for several... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
The Latest, Orlando shooting: Fence around club is removedand Newtown, Connecticut - state officials did not request such aid. Massachuse
The Latest, Orlando shooting: Fence around club is removed
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
and Newtown, Connecticut - state officials did not request such aid. Massachusetts officials made a request after the Boston Marathon bombing, which was considered an ongoing event as law enforcement pursued the bombers for several... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
The Latest, Orlando shooting: Fence around club is removedand Newtown, Connecticut - state officials did not request such aid. Massachuse
The Latest, Orlando shooting: Fence around club is removed
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
and Newtown, Connecticut - state officials did not request such aid. Massachusetts officials made a request after the Boston Marathon bombing, which was considered an ongoing event as law enforcement pursued the bombers for several... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
The Latest, Orlando shooting: Fence around club is removedand Newtown, Connecticut - state officials did not request such aid. Massachuse
The Latest, Orlando shooting: Fence around club is removed
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
and Newtown, Connecticut - state officials did not request such aid. Massachusetts officials made a request after the Boston Marathon bombing, which was considered an ongoing event as law enforcement pursued the bombers for several... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
A Heart ProblemOmar Mateen, the killer in Orlando, called 9-1-1 during the attack to pledge al
A Heart Problem
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Omar Mateen, the killer in Orlando, called 9-1-1 during the attack to pledge allegiance to ISIS and even mentioned the Boston Marathon bombers, it’s unclear if he had any real ties to the radical Islamic terrorist group in the Middle East.... Read more
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