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5 Los Angeles County residents confirmed to have measles

LOS ANGELES >> Health officials said Monday, April 22, they have confirmed five cases of measles in Los Angeles County residents. Four cases are linked to one another through international travel and an additional single case is also associated with international travel, the LosAngeles County Department of Public Health said. The news comes after four non-residents with measles were reported last week by health officials to have traveled through the county. The five new cases are the first cases...
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John Singleton Hospitalized After Suffering Stroke

Legendary film director John Singleton has reportedly been hospitalized after suffering a stroke recently.LoveBScott.com reports that the 51-year-old’s “condition is unknown at this time” and “we’ll keep you updated with any significant developments.”John Singleton’s iconic filmography includes movies such as include “Boyz N the Hood” (1991), “Poetic Justice” (1993), “Higher Learning” (1995), “Baby Boy” (2001).Singleton is also responsible for a number of other big movies, like “Shaft” (2000), “...
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Columbine Schools Placed on Lockdown Due to “Credible Threat” Days Before Shooting Anniversary

More than 20 schools in the Columbine area were placed on lockdown Tuesday afternoon (Apr. 16) after police responded to what they considered a “credible threat possibly involving the schools.”The school are, according to KOAA:BergensBlue HeronColumbine HSConifer HSDutch CreekElk CreekEvergreen HSEvergreen MiddleGovernor’s RanchKen Caryl MiddleLeawoodMarshdaleMt. EvansNormandyParmaleeRalstonRocky Mtn. Academy of EvergreenWest Jeff ElementaryWest Jeff MiddleWilmotWindy PeakWoodrow WilsonWe have p...
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Police Swarm Multiple Schools in Columbine, Colorado Due to “Credible Threat”

More than 20 schools in the Columbine area were placed on lockdown Tuesday afternoon (Apr. 16) after police responded to what they considered a “credible threat possibly involving the schools.”The school are, according to KOAA:BergensBlue HeronColumbine HSConifer HSDutch CreekElk CreekEvergreen HSEvergreen MiddleGovernor’s RanchKen Caryl MiddleLeawoodMarshdaleMt. EvansNormandyParmaleeRalstonRocky Mtn. Academy of EvergreenWest Jeff ElementaryWest Jeff MiddleWilmotWindy PeakWoodrow WilsonWe have p...
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Stretch of Topanga Canyon Boulevard to close for slope work

MALIBU >> A stretch of Topanga Canyon Boulevard between Malibu and Topanga will be closed overnight this week, beginning Monday, April 15, so crews can perform repair work on storm-eroded embankments. The street will be closed between Pacific Coast Highway and Grand View Drive from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night, continuing for four nights. Caltrans officials said multiple rock and debris slides occurred in the canyon during this year’s storms, necessitating work to stabilize the hillside. Caltran...
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BREAKING: Introducing The NEW Beretta APX Carry

Beretta has just announced a new variation of their APX line, coming out with the APX Carry. Beretta began teasing the unveiling a week ago on social media and today, Beretta released a video titled “worst 30-seconds” on social media, showing a small variation of the APX. Beretta says they listened to customers who wanted […] Read More … The post BREAKING: Introducing The NEW Beretta APX Carry appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Breaking News: Fire Erupts at Notre Dame in Paris; Spire Collapses; Live Stream

Notre Dame — the famed cathedral in Paris — is currently on fire; and its spire has collapsed. Firefighters are on the scene and currently attempting to extinguish the flames. Here is a live stream... The post Breaking News: Fire Erupts at Notre Dame in Paris; Spire Collapses; Live Stream appeared first on The Gate.
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Notre Dame Cathedral In Paris On Fire, Police Calling It An Accident

Notre Dame, the 856-year-old iconic cathedral in the heart of Paris, caught fire on Monday, multiple news outlets reported. Police are telling pedestrians to avoid the area to allow for the passage of emergency vehicles, according to CNN. The fire was not yet under control at the time of publishing. Notre Dame on fire pic.twitter.com/L0bX4PVZFX — TPM Livewire (@TPMLiveWire) April 15, 2019 Police told Reuters the blaze was started by accident, related to ongoing construction work on the bu...
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Julian Assange Dragged Out of Ecuadorian Embassy and Arrested by British Police

Julian Assange has been arrested by police in London after almost seven years in the Ecuadorian embassy. The WikiLeaks founder was dragged out of the embassy at approximately 10:35 am local time, 5:35 am ET.Read more...
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BREAKING: The Firearm Blog DELETED From Instagram

Without any warning, the social media platform Instagram has deleted The Firearm Blog’s account and all its contents. While the exact reason for the removal is unknown, it doesn’t take a modern-day Sherlock Holmes to make a few basic deductions. TFB’s account was nothing but images of guns and gear. We didn’t post nudity, profanity, […] Read More … The post BREAKING: The Firearm Blog DELETED From Instagram appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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BREAKING: The Firearm Blog DELETED From Instagram – UPDATE

Without any warning, the social media platform Instagram has deleted The Firearm Blog’s account and all its contents. While the exact reason for the removal is unknown, it doesn’t take a modern-day Sherlock Holmes to make a few basic deductions. TFB’s account was nothing but images of guns and gear. We didn’t post nudity, profanity, […] Read More … The post BREAKING: The Firearm Blog DELETED From Instagram – UPDATE appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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TFB EXCLUSIVE: New CBP GLOCK G47, G19 MOS And G26

Within a matter of hours, the news of the GLOCK G47 which was designed for the U.S. Customs And Border Protection (CBP), had spread to every corner of the internet. Our inboxes were flooded with tips and images (thank you, by the way) along with a healthy dose of speculation and un-cited analysis. Being the […] Read More … The post TFB EXCLUSIVE: New CBP GLOCK G47, G19 MOS And G26 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Man charged in death of CHP sergeant pleads not guilty; bail set at $1 million

A not guilty plea was entered Wednesday for a Winchester man charged with second-degree murder in the collision death of a veteran California Highway Patrol motor sergeant on the 15 Freeway in Lake Elsinore. Appearing in orange jail scrubs and seated behind a glass screen in a courtroom filled with uniformed CHP officers, Michael Callahan, 36, had the plea entered by Riverside County Superior Court Judge Stephen J. Gallon at his arraignment. Bail was set at $1 million, and Callahan’s next court ...
Tags: News, California, Sport, Soccer, Chrysler, Courts, California Highway Patrol, Homicide, Breaking News, CHP, Orange County, Riverside County, Winchester, Callahan, Lake Elsinore, Michael Callahan


Winchester man charged with second-degree murder in CHP sergeant’s death

A Winchester man was charged with second-degree murder Wednesday, April 10, in the crash that killed California Highway Patrol Sgt. Steve Licon on the 15 Freeway in Lake Elsinore. Michael Callahan, 36, was determined to be driving under the influence at the time of the collision, the Riverside County District Attorney’s office said. He is scheduled to enter a plea Wednesday afternoon at the Southwest Justice Center in French Valley. Investigators said the veteran CHP motor officer was struck by ...
Tags: News, California, Sport, Soccer, Chrysler, Homicide, Breaking News, CHP, Orange County, Riverside County, Winchester, Callahan, Riverside California, Lake Elsinore, Michael Callahan, Licón


CBP Awards GLOCK $85M Contract For Duty Handguns

The Department Of Homeland Security, Customs And Border Protection (CBP) has just announced that GLOCK has won an $85M contract to supply the agency with 9mm pistols. The contract for duty handguns is set for a 10 year period and provides other DHS agencies the ability to purchase GLOCK pistols at the contract price. While […] Read More … The post CBP Awards GLOCK $85M Contract For Duty Handguns appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Dhs, Companies, CBP, Breaking News, Glock, Pistols, US Customs And Border Protection, Duty Pistol


Zoho Wows Zoholics with eCommerce, Marketing Automation and Business Process Solutions

What do you call an annual event that attracts avid users of the friendliest integrated cloud platform that can run your whole business? Zoholics — of course. This week, April 9 to 11, 2019, over 1700 enthusiastic Zoho users descended on Austin, Texas to hear the latest news from Zoho. Zoho is the maker of Zoho One, an all-in-one cloud-based software that includes everything you need to run your small business. Zoho made three important new product announcements — each greeted with enthus...
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Heading to Coachella, Stagecoach (or anywhere near them)? Be prepared for traffic

If you’re heading to the desert for the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and the Stagecoach Country Music Festival this month, Caltrans says to avoid peak travel times and even look for alternate routes. Both events take place at the Empire Polo Field in Indio. The Coachella festival kicks off this weekend and runs April 12-14 and April 19-21. Stagecoach starts April 26 and runs through Sunday, April 28. Sign up for our Festival Pass newsletter. Whether you are a Coachella lifer or pref...
Tags: Transportation, News, Supreme Court, California, La, Sport, Traffic, Soccer, CalTrans, Tsa, Breaking News, Coachella, Stagecoach, CHP, Kia, Metro


IWI’s CARMEL Assault Rifle/Carbine Shown at LAAD 2019 Exhibition

Rumors that Israel Weapon Industries have discretely been developing a new 5.56x45mm assault rifle/carbine have circulated for a couple of years now, culminating with a brief (since taken out) TFB post on leaked material in July 2018. For the last nine months or so, nothing else emerged anywhere on the “mystery” IWI rifle, until the […] Read More … The post IWI’s CARMEL Assault Rifle/Carbine Shown at LAAD 2019 Exhibition appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Breaking News, Daily News, Carmel, Iwi, Rifle, Rifles, Israel Weapon Industries


San Diego man identified as Coachella worker who died while setting up festival stage

INDIO — A worker who fell 60 feet to his death while setting up a stage for the first weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio was identified Sunday by the Riverside County Coroner’s Office Christopher Griffin, 49, of San Diego, was the man who died Saturday, the office said. Festival production company Goldenvoice said in an earlier statement that the man identified as Griffin “has been with our team for twenty years in the desert and was doing what he loved.” The festiv...
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BREAKING: California Magazine Imports to End Friday at 5pm

On April 4th, 2019, the Hon. Roger T. Benitez granted a partial injunction against his prior order. All sales of standard capacity magazines to California are to end by 5pm on Friday the 5th. Attorney General of California Xavier Becerra filed an ex parte order before the court. In it, he requested that Judge Benitez stay […] Read More … The post BREAKING: California Magazine Imports to End Friday at 5pm appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, California, Magazines, Shipping, Breaking News, Court Case, Ban, Daily News, Benitez, Xavier Becerra, California Magazine Imports to End, Hon Roger T Benitez


BREAKING: GLOCK to Supply 6,000 Glock 19 Gen 5 Pistols to the Singapore Police Force

Glock’s Asia Pacific arm are set supply 6,000 new duty pistols to the Singapore Police Force to replace the revolvers currently issued to officers. Glock have confirmed that the 9x19mm Glock 19 Gen 5 has been selected. The Singapore Police Force, which has over 9,500 regular officers, has a long history of revolver use. The […] Read More … The post BREAKING: GLOCK to Supply 6,000 Glock 19 Gen 5 Pistols to the Singapore Police Force appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Law Enforcement, Asia Pacific, Breaking News, Glock, Singapore Police Force, Pistols, Glock 19, Semi-Auto, MIL/LE, GLOCK Asia Pacific


BREAKING: US Army Selects B&T as New Sub Compact Weapon

It’s just under a year since the US Army announced its search for a new submachine gun with the Sub Compact Weapon programme. Today, it has been announced that the submission from B&T USA, the US arm of the Swiss small arms specialists B&T AG, has been selected by the US Army. Beating stiff competition from […] Read More … The post BREAKING: US Army Selects B&T as New Sub Compact Weapon appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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BREAKING: California Magazine Ban Unconstitutional – For Now

On March 29th, 2019, a US District Court Judge for the Southern District of California issued an order striking down California Penal Code section 32310. This is the section of California law that relates to magazine capacity limits. Specifically, it makes it illegal to have any “large-capacity magazine”.  Punishments ranged from a $100 fine per […] Read More … The post BREAKING: California Magazine Ban Unconstitutional – For Now appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Linda McMahon to Step Down as Head of the Small Business Administration

Linda McMahon is leaving her job as head of the Small Business Administration. Politico reports McMahon will step down as Administrator of SBA. Linda McMahon to Step Down This is not a performance-based move. Instead, Trump wants McMahon to head a political action committee for his re-election. Even though McMahon only stayed a little over two years as head of the SBA, she was the one constant in the Trump administration. She was also able to stay below the radar, unlike some members of Trump...
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Father of 8-year-old Noah McIntosh in custody on suspicion of murder

The father of missing Noah McIntosh have been charged with his murder, upping what he faced before, authorities announced at a Corona press conference on Thursday. Noah, 8, hasn’t been seen since at least March 5, when his mother, Jillian Marie Godfrey, reported him missing. Trace evidence leaves no doubt that Noah was a victim of a homicide, Corona Police Chief George Johnstone said. The young boy had been living with his father, Bryce Daniel McIntosh, and his 11-year-old sister. Godfrey told p...
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Jussie Smollett’s Criminal Case Has Been DROPPED, Chicago Police Reportedly “Furious”

Jussie Smollett won’t be going to jail anytime soon … because all of his criminal charges had been dropped!In what may be the final shocking plot twist of the Jussie Smollett hate crime attack scandal, TMZ reports that the “Empire” actor will NOT be prosecuted for allegedly the attack and his record has been wiped clean.Via TMZ:Jussie and his lawyers ran to court Tuesday morning in Chicago, where he was facing 16 felony counts of lying to police in the alleged racial and homophobic attack.Jussie...
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Protests expected as Rep. Ilhan Omar makes San Fernando Valley appearance

WOODLAND HILLS >> The Los Angeles Police Department will be a presence when Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar speaks Saturday night at the Council of American-Islamic Relations of Greater Los Angeles’ fourth annual Valley Banquet in Woodland Hills. “Officers will be working it (the banquet). We don’t disclose the numbers,” Officer Sal Ramirez of the LAPD’s Media Relations Section told City News Service. At least some protesters are expected outside the event. The freshman Democrat, one of the first two ...
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BREAKING NEWS: Hudson Manufacturing Files For Bankruptcy

Hudson Manufacturing, makers of the much-vaunted Hudson H9, filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy on March 14th. This is, presumably, in direct response to their previously cataloged troubles. Cambridge Valley Machining has sued Hudson over unpaid debts after being contracted to machine parts for them. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy There are several different types, or chapters, of […] Read More … The post BREAKING NEWS: Hudson Manufacturing Files For Bankruptcy appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Police chase from L.A. to Ontario ends with 60 Freeway SigAlert, arrests

A chase of carjacking suspects by law enforcement from Los Angeles to Ontario Sunday ended with a SigAlert closing eastbound lanes of the 60 Freeway at Euclid Avenue in Ontario for a little more than an hour before two arrests ended the incident, authorities said. Details were scant, but Los Angeles Police reported the chase started as a pursuit of hijacking suspects. That pursuit was first reported at 9:12 a.m., CHP Officer Peter Nicholson said, with Los Angeles police asking the CHP to help at...
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Calls of 'active shooter' lead to evacuation of Century City Mall, Los Angeles police respond to reports of 'Man with a Gun'

An 'active shooter' was reported to LAPD at Century City Mall in Los Angeles, on the city's westside. LAPD has no confirmed reports of a shooter or victims at this time. CENTURY CITY MALL: LAPD responding to a man with a gun call at Century City Mall. Call came in 12:42 p.m. NO shots fired, NO suspect as of yet. Not accurate to call this an active shooter at this point per @LAPDHQ — Andrew Blankstein (@anblanx) March 15, 2019 From the Los Angeles Times: Police responded to a radio call ab...
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