Wednesday, December 8, 2021

All posts tagged "Orlando shooting"

  • Grief Ripples Across Puerto Rico from Losses at Orlando Club

    SAN JUAN – Ever since last week’s shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, people across Puerto Rico have been frantically calling relatives in Central Florida, scrambling to book flights and making funeral arrangements. The massacre of...

    • Posted June 17, 2016
  • Woman Says Nightclub Shooter Stalked Her

    FORT PIERCE, Fla. – A bartender says the Florida nightclub shooter stalked her nearly a decade ago, sending her so many uncomfortable messages on Facebook that she blocked him on the social network. “He was one of...

    • Posted June 17, 2016
  • Victim Vignettes: Mourned and Missed, Remembered with Love

    A gunman wielding an assault-type rifle and a handgun opened fire inside Pulse, a crowded gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, early Sunday, leaving at least 49 people dead in the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history....

    • Posted June 17, 2016
  • Obama Embraces Orlando Families

    Appeals for gun controls

    • Posted June 17, 2016
  • Island Mourns Loss of 23 Puerto Ricans Slain in Orlando Club

    PONCE, Puerto Rico – Nearly half of the people slain in an Orlando nightclub were Puerto Ricans, the island’s justice secretary said Tuesday, compounding the shock for the territory’s gay community and society as a whole. Cesar...

    • Posted June 14, 2016
  • FBI Looking at Whether Orlando Gunman Had a Secret Gay Life

    ORLANDO, Fla. – The murky picture of Orlando gunman Omar Mateen grew more complex Tuesday with word that the FBI is investigating whether he had been a regular at the gay dance club he attacked and had...

    • Posted June 14, 2016
  • Hiring Club Shooter Not First Blunder for Security Company

    LONDON – The security company that employed the shooter in the Orlando nightclub massacre has been tarred by a series of blunders and scandals that have raised questions about its competency and ethics. London-based G4S acknowledged Monday...

    • Posted June 14, 2016
  • Trump, Clinton Offer Different Visions in Orlando Response

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton outlined dramatically different proposals for combating terrorism and gun violence following the deadly Orlando nightclub attacks, with the presumptive Republican nominee vowing to suspend immigration from countries with a history...

    • Posted June 14, 2016
  • Across the World, Shock and Condemnation at Orlando Massacre

    From across the world, officials and public figures are expressing condemnation and shock over the Florida mass shooting at the Pulse Orlando nightclub on Sunday, when police say a gunman wielding an assault-type rifle opened fire, killing...

    • Posted June 13, 2016