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California Just Passed a Slate of New Gun Control Measures, Expanding Red Flag Laws and Tightening Sales

California Governor Gavin Newsom signed a sweeping package of new gun legislation into law Friday. The reforms to the state's gun laws come in the wake of a mass shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in July that left four dead, including the perpetrator.

California Governor Gavin Newsom Signs PETA-Backed Legislation Banning Sale of New Fur Products

California Governor Gavin Newsom signed bill AB44 into law Saturday, banning the sale of fur throughout the state. Newsom has said he aims to protect animal welfare and animal rights with the new measure.

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan: From Nixon to Trump, a Republican Family’s Impeachment Legacy

When Maryland Governor Larry Hogan Jr. joined the small contingent of Republican lawmakers who endorse the impeachment inquiry pending against President Donald Trump, he continued a family legacy of breaking party lines.

Electoral College Overwhelmingly Favors Republicans, Abolishing Entire System Only Remedy: Study

The Republican Party is set to win a large majority of all future close presidential elections, even contests in which they lose the popular vote, according to a recent study.

Falmouth, Barnstable police searching for 61-year-old man missing from Cape Cod for two months

Falmouth and Barnstable police are searching for a 61-year-old man with dementia who has been missing since he left his Cape Cod sober house and got on a bus more than two months ago, officials said Friday.

Woman Dubbed ‘Serial Stowaway’ Arrested Again at Chicago Airport

A woman known as a "serial stowaway" was arrested Friday after an attempt to get around security in Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.

Workers trying to remove methane after fatal tanker crash

ORANGE, Mass. (AP) — Workers are trying to remove methane from a tanker truck that overturned in a crash that killed the driver on a northern Massachusetts highway.

2 dead after house fire in North Hampton, New Hampshire

NORTH HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — Police in New Hampshire say two people are dead, including a child, after a fire in a home in North Hampton.