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Wife of Pulse nightclub attacker Omar Mateen arrested

Wife of Pulse nightclub attacker Omar Mateen arrested

The wife of the man behind the deadly terrorist attack at Pulse nightclub in Orlando will face a federal judge Tuesday in California.

FBI agents arrested Noor Salman on Monday — seven months after the shooting that left 49 dead and dozens more injured — at her home outside San Francisco. The charges are obstruction of justice and aiding and abetting by providing material support to a terrorist organization, a law enforcement source told the Orlando Sentinel.

Salman, 30, is scheduled to make an initial appearance at 9:30 a.m. in court in Oakland. She is expected to return to Central Florida to face the charges.

Investigators spent hours interviewing Salman after the June...

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