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    San Bernardino Shooting Being Investigated as Terrorism

    Why did they do it? Though officials are still puzzling out the motive that led married couple Syed Rizwan Farook and Tashfeen Malik to kill 14 people with rifles and handguns before dying in a police shootout on Wednesday, they suspect the two may have sworn allegiance to ISIS. Though there’s no evidence that ISIS directly planned the attack, the FBI is investigating the crime as an act of terrorism based on Facebook posts that indicate the couple may have been inspired by the militant group — stoking U.S. fears of the specter of homegrown terrorist acts.

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