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  1. Artwork and signatures cover a fence around the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on Nov. 30, 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Noor Salman, the wife of the man who killed 49 people last June at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., has pleaded not guilty to two federal charges. Salman was arrested earlier this week and charged with providing material support to a terrorist and obstruction of justice for allegedly knowing about Omar Mateen's plan to slaughter people at the nightclub.

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  2. Orlando Police Arrest Suspect In Officer's Death, Ending Monthlong ManhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | News 88.9 KNPR

    The hunt for a man suspected of killing a pregnant woman and an Orlando police officer has ended more than a month after it began. Markeith Loyd was arrested Tuesday, placed in the very handcuffs once owned by Master Sgt.

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  3. Officers salute Master Sgt. Debra Clayton on Monday in Orlando, Fla.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Master Sgt. Debra Clayton radioed in from a Walmart shortly after 7 a.m. today, saying she was "attempting to contact a murder suspect," according to a statement from the City of Orlando .

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  4. SeaWorld Ends Its Orca Theatrics In San Diego, But Critics Aren't ConvincedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Just days after the death of its most famous star, SeaWorld has begun the process of putting its headliner show to rest. The theme park's San Diego location is delivering its final One Ocean show on Sunday, ending the series of orca performances that elicited outrage after the 2013 documentary Blackfish .

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  5. Students: Colleges Are Tracking You Online. It Can Help You GraduateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Companies use lots and lots of data, including your daily Web surfing, to help them sell you stuff. They follow you across the Internet with annoying ads, and the data they collect is now essential for their business.

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  6. Months After Pulse Shooting: 'There Is A Wound On The Entire Community'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    On June 12, 2016, a gunman killed 49 people and injured dozens of others in what became the deadliest mass shooting in recent U.S. history. The Pulse nightclub, a popular space for the LGBT community in Orlando, Fla., was holding a Latin Night, and the club was packed with patrons both gay and straight, young and not-so-young, from the U.S., Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Mexico and elsewhere.

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  7. Republican Governors Thrilled With Increased Inflluence In WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley said Tuesday the fact that Republicans now control the White House, Congress and so many governors' mansions has left her "giddy." Haley and the rest of the Republican Governors Association are meeting this week in Orlando, Fla., to discuss their party's victories last week and how they hope to work with President-elect Donald Trump.

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  8. To Some Democrats, Clinton's 'Deplorables' Comment Is Insensitive But 'Honest'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Hillary Clinton's "basket of deplorables" remark has echoed through the political interwebs and produced many rounds of cable TV analysis. Perhaps what's most interesting about this remark is that out in places like the diverse region of central Florida - and particularly among Clinton's natural base of young, black and brown voters - her "basket of deplorables" comment barely seemed to register.

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  9. Ahmed Bedier, a Muslim community activist, stands outside the Fort...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Hillary Clinton's "basket of deplorables" remark has echoed through the political interwebs and produced many rounds of cable TV analysis. Perhaps what's most interesting about this remark is that out in places like the diverse region of central Florida - and particularly among Clinton's natural base of young, black and brown voters - her "basket of deplorables" comment barely seemed to register.

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  10. Orlando Hospitals Say They Won't Bill Victims Of Pulse Nightclub ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Two Orlando-area hospitals are waiving the medical bills of victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting, praising the community response and saying they want to contribute. More than 50 people were wounded in the June 12 attack on the Florida gay nightclub, and 49 people died.

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  11. The Costs Of The Pulse Nightclub ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Mario Perez lives in Miami, but he was in Orlando for a housewarming party Saturday, June 11. After the party, the 34-year-old went to Pulse for Latin night. "And the minute he started shooting, I got hit from the side, I got grazed by a bullet," Perez says.

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  12. In Show Of Party Unity, Bernie Sanders Endorses Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    The lingering chasm between presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her chief primary rival was bridged Tuesday, with Sen. Bernie Sanders teaming up with Clinton at a campaign event, where he formally endorsed Clinton's bid for the White House. "Secretary Clinton has won the Democratic nominating process, and I congratulate her for that," Sanders said.

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  13. 'Caller Pleading For Cops To Come Inside': Sheriff's Transcripts Of Orlando AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Desperate calls from inside the Pulse nightclub; police strategizing and concerns; reports of wounded civilians: those are among the details held in records newly released by the Orange County Sheriff's Office about the June 12 mass shooting in Orlando, Florida. The records, obtained by member station WLRN in Miami, also show that it took time for law enforcement to get a clear description of the suspect - and that there was concern that officers' shields would not protect them against rifle fire.

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  14. 3 Hours In Orlando: Piecing Together An Attack And Its AftermathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    It's been two weeks since a gunman ended the lives of 49 victims and injured dozens of others at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla. As survivors heal and a community embraces the wounded and honors the dead, questions linger about what happened that night - and how the U.S. would respond after its deadliest mass shooting in recent history.

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  15. Orlando Plans Aid To People Hurt By Nightclub AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Orlando's mayor says the city will soon begin distributing millions of dollars in donated funds to victims and families of those killed in the Pulse nightclub. Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer spoke at the opening of the Orlando United Assistance Center, another way the county plans to help people affected by the mass shooting.

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  16. A Father's Grief - And Forgiveness - In OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    This weekend in Orlando, Fla., families are burying their loved ones - the people gunned down at Pulse nightclub. There are many different ways to grieve death.

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  17. Orlando Shootings Prompt Cities To Consider More Security For Pride EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | News 88.9 KNPR

    At the corner of 18th and Castro in San Francisco's predominantly gay Castro district, there's an impromptu memorial for the Orlando, Fla., shooting victims: candles, flowers and signs that read "Love Conquers Hate" and "You Only Make Us Stronger." That fear, he says, extends to his plans to attend San Francisco's Pride Parade in two weeks.

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  18. 'Their Grief Is Beyond Description': Obama Meets With Families, Survivors In OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    "If there was ever a moment for all of us to reflect and reaffirm our most basic beliefs that everybody counts and everybody has dignity, now's the time," President Obama said in remarks during a visit to Orlando, Fla., to express his support for the victims of Sunday's deadly attack and their families. As NPR's Scott Horsley tells our Newscast unit, "The president hopes his presence in Orlando will provide some support to the families of the 49 people who died in Sunday's massacre, as well as the dozens of people who are still recovering from the wounds they suffered."

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  19. Grand Jury Weighs Charges Against Orlando Shooter's Wife, Sources SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    A federal grand jury is considering whether Omar Mateen's wife should face criminal charges related to the deadly attack on the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., two sources familiar with the investigation tell NPR. On Sunday, 49 people died when Mateen opened fire and took hostages at the gay club.

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  20. Alligator Grabs 2-Year-Old Near Disney's Grand Floridian ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    A 2-year-old boy was dragged away by an alligator at a Florida resort on Tuesday, local officials say, and an overnight search for the child has so far been unsuccessful. The search, which at one point overnight involved 50 people, two boats and an alligator tracker, continues on Wednesday.

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