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LA City Council Votes In Favor To Safely Store Handguns Within Homes

The measure, authored by Councilman Paul Krekorian, is aimed at keeping firearms away from children or others who could unintentionally harm themselves or others with the weapons. Notably, the law does not make an exception for law enforcement agents. Council members voted on the ordinance at 10 a.m. in downtown Los Angeles .

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Former White Home chief of employees: 'Nonsense-spewing' Sarah Palin to blame

Daley, stated Republicans are reaping what they sowed when fell under the spell of the previous Alaskan governor throughout her vice presidential run in 2008. President Barack Obama's former aide says the turmoil in the Republican party can be traced back to the selection of another Washington "outsider" for the 2008 presidential ticket - Sarah Palin.

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Student thrown across classroom by an officer

Fields, as Robinson's video, and other videos, show, grabbed the unnamed female student by the neck, flipped her over while she was still in her desk, then dragged her across the classroom floor before arresting her. The officer, a school monitor, was called. In 2013, a student expelled from Spring Valley High School, where Senior Deputy Ben Fields works, accused the deputy, who is white, of targeting black students after saying the expelled student was a gang member.

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Part of Dallas parking garage collapses

City spokeswoman Sana Syed said a permit hadn't been issued because questions had not been answered about the project at the Renaissance on Turtle Creek residential high-rise. "My vehicle is stuck on the sixth floor, and they are shuttling people over to the auto rental place", resident Chad Comroe said. Syed said the contractor needs to hire a structural engineer to determine how the garage collapsed and what can be done to make it safe.

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Threats of Violence Against Video Game Panels Lead to Their Cancellation

The culprits behind the threats are a posse of clowns known as Gamergate . A number of women involved in games criticism or online activism have seen months of persistent threats since the movement started last summer, including a shooting threat that led to the cancellation of a planned talk by feminist critic Anita Sarkeesian.

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Wife of jogger believed killed by former Texas A&M receiver commits

Stevens, 54, was the widow - by two weeks - of Dave Stevens, the 53-year-old jogger who was hacked to death in a random attack by anĀ insane man on a White Rock area trail. According to the Dallas Morning News , Patti met David Stevens on graduation day at Michigan State University and moved to Dallas together in 1989.