Omar Etman is an intern at PBS NewsHour Weekend.
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Nation Jun 23Pulse to hold first event since deadly shooting
Orlando’s Pulse nightclub will host a fundraiser on Thursday, their first event since a gunman killed 49 club-goers on June 12.
Politics Jun 19Thousands of Minnesota nurses launch week-long strike
Approximately 4,800 nurses at five Minnesota hospitals began a week-long strike on Sunday morning in protest of changes to their employee healthcare coverage.
Nation Jun 12At LGBT landmark Stonewall, a community in mourning
On Sunday, hours after 50 people were killed in a shooting in a gay club in Orlando, the LGBT community and its allies gathered to pay tribute at The Stonewall Inn.
World Jun 11Air France pilots join French labor strikes
A quarter of all Air France pilots went on strike on Saturday, joining a wave of workers protesting a proposed labor law that would ease worker protections in France.
Nation Jun 05Friends and fans remember boxing legend Muhammad Ali across NYC
Around New York, friends and fans paid tribute to the life of Ali, who died Friday at age 74.