A gunman killed at least 50 people and injured a minimum of 53 at a popular gay night club in Orlando, Florida, making it the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history. The suspect was killed by police during a raid to free dozens of hostages.
The Everglades acted as a natural shock absorber that softened Hurricane Irma's impact. But being on the front lines of the most powerful Atlantic storm on record took its toll, threatening a unique wetland wilderness.
A federal judge has blocked the release of the Orlando nightclub gunman's widow, saying she posed a flight risk and threat to the public. Noor Salman is accused of abetting her late husband, who killed 49 people in June.
Multiple people have reportedly been killed during a shooting at a workplace in Orlando in the US state of Florida. The situation at the crime scene is now under control.
The wife of Pulse nightclub gunman Omar Mateen has been detained in California. US media are quoting unnamed officials as saying she faces charges of obstructing justice and aiding and abetting a terrorist organization.
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