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  1. Baton Rouge and the summer of slaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Chicago Tribune

    Louisiana authorities say three law enforcement officers were fatally shot early July 17, 2016, and three injured in Baton Rouge. One suspect is dead.

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  2. Aurora man's crosses part of Orlando's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Chicago Tribune

    Greg Zanis of Aurora built his largest number of memorial crosses ever for the victims of the mass shooting at the Orlando night club last month. The city recently moved all 49 memorial crosses from the Orlando Regional Medical Center, where survivors of the shooting were treated, to the Orange County Regional History Museum.

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  3. Red Cross looks for more donations as blood supply dipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Chicago Tribune

    Blood donated in support of the victims of the mass shooting at Pulse nightclub at the OneBlood Blood Donation Center in Orlando, Fla., on June 12, 2016. Blood donated in support of the victims of the mass shooting at Pulse nightclub at the OneBlood Blood Donation Center in Orlando, Fla., on June 12, 2016.

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  4. Obama to offer Dallas 'some measure of comfort' in visit todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Chicago Tribune

    President Barack Obama will be in a different city but still in an all-too-familiar place when he leads the nation in honoring more lives cut short by a man with a gun. Obama will try Tuesday to help grief-stricken Dallas begin to heal less than a week after five of its police officers were slain in the line of duty.

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  5. Former Fox host Gretchen Carlson sues Roger Ailes for sexual harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Chicago Tribune

    Gretchen Carlson attends Women at the Top: Female Empowerment in Media Panel at the 2016 Greenwich International Film Festival on June 12, 2016 in Greenwich, Conn. Gretchen Carlson attends Women at the Top: Female Empowerment in Media Panel at the 2016 Greenwich International Film Festival on June 12, 2016 in Greenwich, Conn.

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  6. LGBT gun group membership spikes after Orlando nightclub shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Chicago Tribune

    Matt Schlentz poses with his Rainbow-Gadsen Flag and AR-15 in his backyard in Salt Lake City, Wednesday, June 16. Schlentz is the Pink Pistols Utah chapter President and said Pink Pistols, a national LGBT pro-gun rights organization, membership has grown from 1,500 to 4,000 since Omar Mateen's June 12 rampage in Orlando, Fla. Matt Schlentz poses with his Rainbow-Gadsen Flag and AR-15 in his backyard in Salt Lake City, Wednesday, June 16. Schlentz is the Pink Pistols Utah chapter President and said Pink Pistols, a national LGBT pro-gun rights organization, membership has grown from 1,500 to 4,000 since Omar Mateen's June 12 rampage in Orlando, Fla.

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  7. If the state of our union seems imperiled this July 4th, look back to 1776Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Chicago Tribune

    For months, the headlines have been depressing. In December, a Muslim terrorist and his wife killed 14 co-workers at a Christmas party in San Bernardino, Calif.

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  8. Critics question legality of gun raffle for Orlando shooting victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Chicago Tribune

    A suburban Chicago gun shop that is raffling off a semi-automatic rifle to raise money for victims of the Orlando, Fla., mass shooting does not appear to meet legal requirements for the fundraiser, critics said. Second Amendment Sports in McHenry is selling $5 raffle tickets for the chance to win an AR-15 rifle - similar to the Sig Sauer MCX used in the Orlando shootings - despite protests from some who find the prize offensive.

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  9. Taboos over talking politics at work loosen during divisive election seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Chicago Tribune

    His Twitter posts, which are followed by some employees, make clear that he is no fan of Donald Trump , the candidate's wall or Congress' inaction on gun control. Employees are not discouraged from expressing political views at the office, where one person has a "Bern Baby Bern" sticker on his computer and another Google-chats with the pro-Hillary Clinton hashtag #imwithher.

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  10. The orca alternative: Kayakers search for killer whales in the wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Chicago Tribune

    There are easier whales to see. The humpback, for example, puts on acrobatic displays annually in Maui.

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  11. Chicago Pride Parade ready to step offRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Chicago Tribune

    Amid tighter security in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando, Fla., and threats to Pride parades elsewhere, Chicago's annual promenade to celebrate the LGBT community is set to step off at noon - rain or shine. Pride Parade organizers and spectators in the Uptown neighborhood began their preparations under darkened skies, in the wake of an early morning rainstorm that made the warm air thick and muggy.

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  12. Obama names Stonewall national monument; 1st for gay rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Chicago Tribune

    In a video released June 24, 2016, President Obama announced the designation of the new Stonewall National Monument. In a video released June 24, 2016, President Obama announced the designation of the new Stonewall National Monument.

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  13. Pride parade need-to-know: Route, road closures, parking and tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Chicago Tribune

    Amid tighter security in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando, Fla., Chicago LGBTQ pride celebrations are set to get underway. Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said last week that more officers will be stationed throughout this Sunday's Pride Parade .

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  14. Facts suggest a whiter shade of profilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Chicago Tribune

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre, shown in May, have stoked the fear of attacks in the U.S. by Muslim extremists. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre, shown in May, have stoked the fear of attacks in the U.S. by Muslim extremists.

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  15. Aurora man goes to Orlando in wake of shooting: 'Very powerful to be there'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Chicago Tribune

    Greg Zanis is back in Aurora, but the man known for placing crosses at the scenes of tragedies across America said the memories of being in Orlando, Florida, will linger. "My heart was broken," Zanis, 65, he said about the 49 people killed earlier this month in Orlando in the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.

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  16. Rutter: Cast adrift in a sea of teetering head casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Chicago Tribune

    Police stand behind crime scene tape near the mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub on in Orlando, Florida on June 12, 2016. Police stand behind crime scene tape near the mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub on in Orlando, Florida on June 12, 2016.

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  17. In speech, Trump to ramp up critique of Clinton as failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Seeking to refocus his presidential campaign, Donald Trump will lambaste Democratic rival Hillary Clinton as a failed secretary of state who is out of step with Americans on trade and immigration. Trump's address Wednesday morning at his hotel in New York's SoHo neighborhood marks his official opening salvo against Clinton, the prospective Democratic presidential nominee, in the general election.

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  18. I'm a doctor in a critical-care unit. Here's what gun violence looks like to me.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Emergency personnel wait with stretchers at the emergency entrance to Orlando Regional Medical Center hospital for the arrival of patients from the scene of a fatal shooting at Pulse Orlando nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on June 12, 2016. Emergency personnel wait with stretchers at the emergency entrance to Orlando Regional Medical Center hospital for the arrival of patients from the scene of a fatal shooting at Pulse Orlando nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on June 12, 2016.

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  19. The LGBT community pushes back against 'straightwashing'Read the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    After learning that the Westboro Baptist Church applied for a permit to picket the funeral of Christopher "Drew" Leinonen, one of the 49 killed during the Orlando Pulse Night Club shooting, thousands turned up for a peaceful counter protest June 18 in Orlando, Florida. After learning that the Westboro Baptist Church applied for a permit to picket the funeral of Christopher "Drew" Leinonen, one of the 49 killed during the Orlando Pulse Night Club shooting, thousands turned up for a peaceful counter protest June 18 in Orlando, Florida.

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  20. How Illinois senators voted on gun control measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Sen. Mark Kirk , R-Ill., bucked his party on gun control Monday as four separate measures failed to advance in the aftermath of the Orlando, Fla., nightclub massacre. Sixty votes were needed to end debate and move to an up-or-down vote on each measure - and a "yes" vote signaled a desire for that.

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