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  • Appeals court to reconsider ruling against San Diego gun-control rule

    Appeals court to reconsider ruling against San Diego gun-control rule
    A federal appeals court agreed Thursday to reconsider a decision that made it easier to receive a permit to carry a concealed weapon. State Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris had appealed the 2-1 decision in February 2014 by a panel of the 9th Circuit Court of...
  • Barts Sports World closing after 57 years

    Barts Sports World closing after 57 years
    Without Barts Sports World, Mike Smith will have to find a new place to buy shotgun shells. The Glen Burnie resident learned the store was closing last week after coming in to see if they happened to be having a sale. But what he found was a shop...
  • Schumer gets chance to leap atop Senate Democrats' power list

    WASHINGTON This is the opportunity Chuck Schumer has been waiting for. The Democrat, who has been building a power base in the U.S. Senate for more than a decade, is the early favorite to take over for party leader Harry Reid, who announced his...
  • Public defender: San Francisco jail inmates forced to fight

    Sheriff's deputies arranged and gambled on fights between San Francisco jail inmates and told them to lie if they needed medical attention, an official said. Public defender Jeff Adachi, an elected official, said that over the past few weeks at least...
  • Lawmakers seek tax and fee cuts for gun buyers, owners

    It could be a good year for gun rights and gun owners. The state Legislature is proposing to make Florida one of the few states offering tax breaks for purchasers of guns, ammunition and gun club memberships. A massive House tax cut package would...
  • Governor proposes tighter gift caps for state lawmakers

    Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe wants state lawmakers to enact stricter limits on gifts from lobbyists they can receive as the state's elected officials continue to grapple with ethics reform in the wake of former Gov. Bob McDonnell's corruption scandal....
  • Christine M. Flowers: Highly opinionated, I'd never make it running for office

    The other day I was cooling my heels at the immigration office, waiting for my client's naturalization interview. To pass the time, we went over some of the questions on the civics part of the exam, most of which had something to do with politics. At...
  • Florida boy shoots, kills little 6-year-old sibling: Why it may be younger boy's fault

    Florida boy shoots, kills little 6-year-old sibling: Why it may be younger boy's fault
    Florida police say a 12-year-old boy shot his 6-year-old baby brother to death this week and then turned the gun on an older brother before killing himself. Our entire state is in mourning. We all send our sincerest prayers to that poor family in...
  • Appeals court hears arguments on Maryland gun-control law

    Appeals court hears arguments on Maryland gun-control law
    RICHMOND, Va. — A federal appeals court will hear arguments on key provisions of Maryland's sweeping gun-control law. The hearing is set for Wednesday before a three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond. U.S. District...
  • Police Say Man Harassed Family Of Former ESPN Anchor

    Police Say Man Harassed Family Of Former ESPN Anchor
    WEST HARTFORD — A disagreement between parents of children attending Smith School resulted in one parent being arrested and banished from school property. Edward Cooper, 42, of 120 Richard St., was arrested Feb. 23 and charged with second-degree...
  • No opponents for 63% of suburban candidates in Cook County

    No opponents for 63% of suburban candidates in Cook County
    More than 63 percent of candidates running for suburban offices in the April election will face no opposition, according to Cook County Clerk David Orr. Put another way, just 258 of the 600 election contests in suburban Cook County, nearly 37 percent,...