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Fact-checking Trump’s vague claims about US background checks

When it comes to tightening gun control laws, President Donald Trump has been consistently vague on what measures he supports, especially regarding background checks. His recent comments have only caused more confusion about his position, and fueled questions about whether he is walking back from comments he made immediately after the most recent mass shootings.…Read more

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Planned Parenthood drops federal funding over abortion-referral restriction

Planned Parenthood announced Monday it will drop federal funding over the Trump administration’s rule blocking the reproductive rights organization from talking to patients about abortion services. “Due to an unethical and dangerous gag rule, the Trump administration has forced Planned Parenthood grantees out of Title X,” Alexis McGill Johnson, the acting president and CEO of…Read more

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Meet Holstein!

Meet Holstein!

1 Year Old Domestic Short Hair Male Available at the spcaLA South Bay Pet Adoption Center 12910 Yukon Avenue Hawthorne, CA 90250 (310) 676-1149   I’m Holstein, an adorable one year old kitty who is need of a Friend for Life. I would do best in a calm household where I can snuggle up in…Read more

Authorities say a marijuana growing operation in Paramount went up in smoke.

Authorities say a marijuana growing operation in Paramount went up in smoke.

By Kevin Tripp, KABC The dramatic fire caused explosions and massive plumes of black smoke that could be seen for miles Monday morning. The industrial building appeared to be a complete loss, but the Los Angeles County Fire Department was able to prevent the flames from spreading to neighboring structures. A hazardous materials team also…Read more

Meet Sebastian!

Meet Sebastian!

3 Years Old Pit Bull Mix Male Available at the spcaLA PD Pitchford Companion Animal Village and Education Center 7700 E. Spring St. Long Beach, CA 90815 562-216-2542   My name is Sebastian and I’m an energetic pup who would love an active family to take me on lots of adventures. I’m super sweet as…Read more

A “Go Topless Day” protest is coming to a beach near you.

A “Go Topless Day” protest is coming to a beach near you.

By Kevin Tripp, KABC Some women in cities around the world will go 100 percent topless on Sunday. In Southern California, Venice Beach is the protest location. It’s an off-beat way to celebrate Women’s Equality Day, which is an observance of the day American women were given the right to vote 99 years ago. Protesters…Read more

Breaking news, a murder is being investigated at a local university.

Breaking news, a murder is being investigated at a local university.

By Kevin Tripp, KABC Police at Cal State Fullerton say someone was killed on the campus at about 8:30 Monday morning. Students are advised to avoid Lot S College Park. A murder investigation is underway. One person is dead, and there are reports that the victim was stabbed. It happened at about 8:30 Monday morning…Read more

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