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Orlando nightclub shooting: Emotional testimony in trial of Omar Mateen's widow

March 15, 2018 9:42 am

Federal prosecutors are trying to link 31-year-old Noor Salman to the actions of her husband, Omar Mateen.

Day before Orlando shooting, Omar Mateen was calm, father says

June 14, 2016 8:54 am

His ex-wife has described him as bipolar, emotionally disturbed, violent and physically abusive.

Orlando shooting: Gunman likely to have been 'radicalised' through internet, says US

June 14, 2016 9:27 am

Mateen, 29, the US-born son of Afghan immigrants, was fatally shot by police who stormed Orlando's Pulse club with armored cars after a three-hour siege.

Donald Trump's post-Orlando message falls flat with Republican establishment

June 14, 2016 8:07 am

After the worst mass murder in modern US history on Sunday left 50 dead, Trump's speech was hastily refashioned from a broad critique of Democratic rival Hillary Clinton to a dire warning of the threat from Islamist militants.

Orlando shooting: Islamic State claims responsibility, calls Omar Mateen 'a soldier of caliphate'

June 13, 2016 5:20 pm

Twenty nine-year-old Omar Mateen carried out the worst mass shooting in United States history, leaving 50 people dead and 53 wounded.

Suspected Orlando shooter underwent screening twice, no findings, says employer

June 13, 2016 8:52 am

The company screening and background checks he underwent in 2007 and 2013 revealed nothing.

Decoding Florida nightclub shooter Omar Mateen: Anti-gay, violent past

June 13, 2016 5:51 am

Fifty people died and another 53 were injured when the gunman opened fire and seized hostages at a gay nightclub in Florida, police said today, making it the worst mass shooting in US history.