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.
Hurricane Irma has made landfall for the second time in Florida as a Category 2 storm, pummeling the state from coast-to-coast. Three people have died and power has been cut to some 3 million homes.
Hurricane Irma's path of destruction up Florida's Gulf Coast on Sunday threatens to disrupt a thriving state tourism industry worth more than $100 billion annually just months ahead of the busy winter travel season.
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.
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.
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