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Appeals court blocks ruling that overturned California’s assault weapons ban

The state law, which dates to 1989, was challenged in a 2019 lawsuit filed against the state’s attorney general by plaintiffs including James Miller, a California resident, and the San Diego…

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Want to win $5 million? Get vaccinated, New Mexico says

New Mexico’s programme is called Vax to the Max. And its website does not downplay the programme’s key enticement: “Get Vaccinated for Your Chance to Win the Grand Prize of $5,000,000!!!”

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Jacob Blake sues police officer who shot him

The lawsuit seeks unspecified compensation for his injuries, punitive damages, legal fees 'and such other relief as is just and equitable.'

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Indianapolis man killed 4 after fight over stimulus check, police say

The man, Malik Halfacre, 25, was arrested Sunday, a day after the shootings, and is expected to face murder, robbery and attempted-murder charges, according to the police and Indiana jail records…

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Recall of Kia vehicles comes with special caution: Don’t park in the garage

Kia, the Korean automobile manufacturer, issued a recall Tuesday for Sportage compact sport-utility vehicles from 2017-21 and Sportage sedans from the same period, over concerns that electronic…

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