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Iran Police Shoot at Those Protesting Plane Shootdown

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Online videos appeared to show Iranian security forces firing live ammunition and tear gas to disperse protests as popular anger swelled Monday over the accidental shootdown of a Ukrainian jetliner and Iran's failed attempt to con...
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Walmart to Stop Selling Certain Gun Ammunition

NEW YORK — Walmart says it will discontinue the sale of handgun and short-barrel rifle ammunition and also publicly request that customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in stores even where state laws a...
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California Ammo Check Law Blocked 100 Sales in First Month

SACRAMENTO — California's new ammunition background check law in its first month stopped more than 100 people from buying bullets illegally, officials said late Monday as they struggled to deter more of the mass shootings that have roiled California and other ...
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Gun Groups: Million-Plus Extended Magazines Flood California

SACRAMENTO — More than a million high-capacity ammunition magazines flooded into California during a one-week window created when a federal judge temporarily threw out the state's ban, gun owners' groups estimated Thursday. Reform groups said the projection...

Which One of California’s New 2018 Laws Affects You?

News Analysis By Drew Phelps New year, new you … new laws? Each year, new laws come into effect and, each year, these new laws affect people in new and different ways. Among others, these groups will see changes due to California laws t...