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Pew: Partisan Divide On Gun Ownership, Bipartisan Support On Background Checks

Congress has resisted passing gun control legislation but how does the American public feel? Michael Dimock, president of the Pew Research Center, shares the latest polling with NPR's Rachel Martin.
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Questions Surround FBI's Closing Of Prior Orlando Shooter Investigations

The FBI interviewed Orlando gunman Omar Mateen before he shot dead 49 people. John Pistole, former deputy director of the FBI, talks with NPR's Rachel Martin about how the bureau investigates leads.
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Investigators Say Orlando Shooter Showed Few Warning Signs Of Radicalization

After interviewing dozens of people who knew Omar Mateen, investigators say his profile is more like that of a "typical mass shooter" than an individual radicalized by ISIS.
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Both Targets Of Discrimination, How To Unite Muslims And LGBT Communiy

NPR's Scott Simon speaks to Yale Law School professor Muneer Ahmad about how to unite Muslims and the LGBT community.
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In 'Obama's Guantanamo,' Detainees' Lawyers Share Stories Of Disappointment

NPR's Scott Simon talks to writer Jonathan Hafetz, editor of a collection of essays by lawyers representing Guantanamo Bay detainees. It's called "Obama's Guantanamo, Stories from an Enduring Prison."
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Orlando Shooter Update: Few Warning Signs Point To Radicalization

While the investigation continues, officials say it is possible the shooter in this week's attack on an Orlando gay nightclub mentioned ISIS to cover for the real reason for the attack.
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Competing Gun Control Proposals That Could Reach Senate Floor

NPR's Scott Simon talks to Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) about the shooting in Orlando and efforts in the Senate to pass bipartisan gun control legislation after Wednesday's filibuster.
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51 State Department Employees Sign Memo Objecting To U.S. Policy In Syria

State department employees have signed a memo objecting to the U.S. policy in Syria, calling for tougher action against the Syrian regime.
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Investigators Provide More Background On Orlando Nightclub Shooter

As investigators continue to delve into the life of Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, the evidence is beginning to suggest the killings may have more in common with a traditional mass shooting than an ISIS-inspired terrorist attack.
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Senator Says Orlando Shooter Posted Pro-ISIS Messages On Facebook

The gunman in Sunday's attack at a gay nightclub used Facebook to search for and post terrorism-related content before and even during the assault, according to Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson.

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