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Club goers dance outside Parliament House, an LGBT nightclub, about a week after the Pulse nightclub mass shooting in Orlando. Pulse's owner has announced a "Latin Night" street party for Thursday, June 23. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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Law enforcement officials block off the road near Pulse nightclub on June 15 as they continue the investigation into the shooting there. The Justice Department on Monday released a transcript of a 911 call that Omar Mateen made the night of the shooting. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Federal investigators are still filling in details about Omar Mateen; the FBI released partial transcripts of the gunman's calls with police during the June 12 shooting at the Pulse nightclub. FBI hide caption

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Family members wait near the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday for word from police about what would turn out to be the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP hide caption

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Bearing Witness To The Shootings In Orlando: How The Events Unfolded

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Larry Pascua hugs a friend Monday in San Francisco amid flowers and other items left as a memorial to those killed in the attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla. Andrew Burton/Getty Images hide caption

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Orlando Shootings Prompt Cities To Consider More Security For Pride Events

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Tourists walk past the flag flying at half-staff at Disney's Epcot theme park in Orlando on Monday. Dewayne Bevil/Orlando Sentinel/TNS via Getty Images hide caption

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Orlando's Tourism Industry Hopes To Overcome A Nightmarish Week

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A woman walks with a sign to protest gun violence and call for sensible gun laws outside the White House on Monday. Molly Riley/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Assault Rifle Bans Find Life On State Level

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Spencer Cox in Salt Lake City in 2013. Now lieutenant governor of Utah, Cox gave a speech in honor of the victims of the Orlando shooting on Monday. Rick Bowmer/AP hide caption

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On Wednesday, law enforcement officials continued to investigate the attack at Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla., where Omar Mateen killed 49 people on Sunday. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Angel Colon, who was injured in the Pulse nightclub shooting, is comforted by siblings during a press conference at the Orlando Regional Medical Center on Tuesday. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Angel Colon Describes The Shootings At Pulse Nightclub

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Julian Gerighty of the video game maker Ubisoft and actress Aisha Tyler speak at a press conference during the E3 video game trade show in Los Angeles. Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP hide caption

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A Sig Sauer MCX rifle can be seen on display at the top left of this photo as NRA gun enthusiasts view the Sig Sauer display at the National Rifle Association's annual meetings & exhibits show in Louisville, Ky., in May. John Sommers II/Reuters hide caption

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Tashfeen Malik (left) pledged allegiance to the Islamic State on Facebook just before she and her husband, Syed Farook, went on a shooting spree that left 14 dead in San Bernardino, Calif., last December. The couple is shown here in a 2014 photo. In just over a year, three separate attackers have declared support for ISIS as they carried out shootings in the U.S. AP hide caption

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