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Republicans say Steve King’s ‘stupid,’ ‘racist’ remarks may result in action against him

NBC News Three leading Republican lawmakers on Sunday signaled that GOP Rep. Steve King may be subjected to action by his peers over his recent remarks to The New York Times questioning why the terms “white nationalist, white supremacist” were offensive. The … Continue reading

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Officer offered to mentor missing 13-year-old after finding her; lawsuit alleges he impregnated her

KCRA 3 LOWELL, N.C. — A police officer in North Carolina is accused of raping and impregnating the teenager he was once assigned to find in a missing persons investigation, according to a lawsuit. The girl, who was 13 at the … Continue reading

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Senate unanimously votes to make lynching a federal crime

KCRA – by Elana Schor WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has unanimously approved bipartisan legislation that would make lynching a federal crime. The effort was led by two Democratic senators who are potential presidential contenders in 2020, Cory Booker of New … Continue reading

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Bomb threats being investigated across Northern California

KCRA 3 News SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — Law enforcement agencies across Northern California are investigating emailed bomb threats Thursday that are also happening across the country as part of a nationwide hoax. The email asks businesses to pay by Bitcoin on … Continue reading

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Official: California must mull home ban in fire-prone areas

KCRA SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s increasingly deadly and destructive wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials should consider banning home construction in vulnerable areas, the state’s top firefighter said. Cal Fire Director Ken Pimlott will leave his job Friday … Continue reading

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13 dead, including gunman, after mass shooting during ‘college night’ at California bar

KCRA 3 THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — Authorities have identified the gunman and the handgun he used to kill 12 people at a Southern California bar Thursday crowded with hundreds of people on “college night.” The suspect was identified as 28-year-old Ian … Continue reading

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Public smoking ban in, near public housing starts Tuesday

KCRA 3 News Smokers at public housing across the country won’t be able to light up in and near their homes after Tuesday. In November 2016, HUD announced a rule requiring all federally owned public housing to become smoke-free by … Continue reading

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