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Bloomberg Sees California as Model on Climate Change, Guns

LOS ANGELES — Mike Bloomberg's plan for California - export it. “I think that California can serve as a great example for the rest of this country." — Michael Bloomberg The Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City mayor likes a lot of w...
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Vow to Ban Assault Weapons Gives O’Rourke Debate Breakout

WASHINGTON — For a few moments anyway, there was a sense of what people once called "Beto-mania." Former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke delivered a debate performance on Thursday in Houston that at times reminded a national audience why he became a Democra...

Schools Turn to Technology to Reduce Toll During Shootings

LOS ANGELES — Efforts to combat school shootings are starting to shift from preventing the violence to reducing the number of victims through technology that speeds up law enforcement's response and quickly alerts teachers and students to danger. "We can im...