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Vegas gunman studied SWAT tactics, music site before attack

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The Las Vegas gunman meticulously planned the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history, researching SWAT tactics…

What happens when the government shuts down

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The world won’t end if a dysfunctional Washington can’t find a way to pass a funding bill…

Supreme Court to rule on Trump travel ban

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The Supreme Court agreed Friday to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump’s ban on travel…

California officials concerned about possible ICE sweeps

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California’s attorney general said Wednesday he is concerned about open-ended immigration sweeps…

House votes to avert federal shutdown, Senate chances dim

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A divided House voted Thursday to prevent a government shutdown after an eleventh-hour deal brought conservatives…

UC tuition could rise again next year

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The UC Board of Regents is scheduled to vote on a proposed student tuition increase at its meeting next week…

Prosecutor: Parents chained children for months at a time

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A California couple tortured a dozen of their children for years, starving them to the point that their growth was stunted…

Arizona’s GOP senators denounce Trump attacks on news media

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President Donald Trump’s use of the terms “fake news” and “enemy of the people” is “shameful” and reminiscent of words…

Democrats dig in on immigration, shutdown risk or no

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Congressional Democrats on Wednesday dug in on their threats to reject any government funding bill that isn’t paired with…

Biggest storm of winter could bring 2 feet of snow to Sierra

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The biggest storm so far this winter is headed for the Sierra Nevada, with up to 2 feet (0.6 meters) of snow possible…