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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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Even As It Heads Home, Aircraft Carrier Plays Key Role Fighting ISIS

Part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is seaborne. The Navy's USS Truman has been in the Persian Gulf but now is in the Mediterranean, on its way home to Virginia.
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Donald Trump Teases That He Could Buck The NRA On One Aspect Of Guns

In a tweet Wednesday, the presumptive Republican nominee said he plans to meet with the National Rifle Association to talk about banning suspected terrorists from buying guns.
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Orlando Shooting Gets Pulled Into The National Political Spotlight

Without naming him, President Obama lit into Donald Trump for his comments about Muslims following the attack in Orlando early Sunday morning. Trump hit back at Obama at a rally in Greensboro, N.C.
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Authorities Move To Pin Down Motive For Orlando Shooting Spree

Details are emerging about Omar Mateen, the man authorities say killed 49 people in Orlando. David Greene talks to Clint Van Zandt, a ex-behaviorist with the FBI who helped profile the Unabomber.
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Decades After Cold War's End, U.S.-Russia Espionage Rivalry Evolves

In the 1980s, the FBI and NSA dug a tunnel for espionage purposes beneath the Soviet Embassy in Washington. The spy rivalry continues, but how has the game changed since the fall of the Soviet Union?
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Obama Blasts Donald Trump's Comments About Orlando Massacre

President Obama blasted Donald Trump Tuesday. He said Trump's call for a ban on Muslim immigrants to the U.S. would betray America's values and make the country less safe.
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Russian Hackers Penetrate Democratic National Committee, Steal Trump Research

The DNC says the Russian hackers had access to its computer network for more than a year, viewing and stealing files.
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Radical Islam Or Radical Islamism? It Depends Whom You Ask

Donald Trump has criticized President Obama for not saying "radical Islam." But Obama shot back: "Calling a threat by a different name does not make it go away."
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The Psychology Of Modern Terrorism: What Drives Radicalization At Home

What draws people to terrorism? What propels them to commit mass murder? This week, we explore why some young people are attracted to terrorism.

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