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On finding solace in the wake of tragedy. 

June 13 2016 12:55 PM

While thousands crowd donation centers to help the 53 people who were injured, federal policy still imposes a one-year celibacy before queer men can donate.

June 13 2016 12:18 PM

If this shooting took place in a synagogue, people would quickly accept that it was an anti-semitic attack. Why is this massacre treated differently?

June 13 2016 12:07 PM

The 22-year-old attendant at Universal Orlando Resort was shot in the Pulse killing, and one of his colleagues remains in critical condition.

June 13 2016 11:10 AM

The nation’s worst mass shooting took place this weekend at Orlando gay nightclub, Pulse. Friends and family shared their remorse for the 49 dead and fears for the 53 injured. But already, the LGBT community is expressing strength together. 

June 13 2016 10:59 AM

The perpetrator of this outrage might be motivated by hate, but Congress and its refusal to change the law should rightly be seen as an accessory to murder.

June 13 2016 10:18 AM

City officials have annonuced the names of those killed at Orlando gay nightclub Pulse.

June 12 2016 6:59 PM