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  1. After Las Vegas, Feinstein proposal on bump stocks has some Republicans listening

    10.04 / 23:23 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    The odds are heavily against this Republican-controlled Congress taking action on guns in the wake of Sunday night’s massacre in Las Vegas. But rank-and-file GOP lawmakers are giving Democrats at … Click to Continue »…
  2. Texas Republicans juggle base, Texans on border wall

    10.04 / 23:23 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    Texas Republicans want it both ways when it comes to a proposal to build a wall on the border with Mexico. The House Homeland Security Committee approved a proposal Wednesday … Click to Continue…
  3. Congress starts whispering about ways to punish the NCAA

    10.04 / 23:23 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    Seizing on Republican criticism of the NCAA boycott of North Carolina over the state law that became known nationally as the “bathroom bill,” some congressional staffers are looking for a … Click to Continue »…
  4. Vegas killer's girlfriend says he left her in the dark

    10.04 / 23:23 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    The girlfriend of the Las Vegas gunman said Wednesday she had no inkling of the massacre he was plotting when he sent her on a trip abroad to see her … Click to Continue…
  5. Kids ages 1 to 80 were going buggy at opening day of The Big Fresno Fair

    10.04 / 22:48 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    Kids ages 1 to 80 checked out Bug Ology’s Bug Bar on opening day at The Big Fresno Fair, clearly among Wednesday’s highlights. Many stepped up to try eating a … Click to Continue »…
  6. Fresno man dies after crashing motorcycle near Lake Tahoe

    10.04 / 22:48 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    A Fresno man has died from injuries he suffered in motorcycle crash last week near Twin Bridges, just south of Lake Tahoe. Killed was Christopher Deboer, 70. His wife, Susan … Click to Continue…
  7. This pastor faces dozens of sex charges. His dad says accusers need ‘to be silenced’

    10.04 / 22:41 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    An evangelical pastor in Canada faces two dozen charges relating to sexual offenses and sexual assault, and his wife faces two sex-related charges of her own. Police in Surrey, British … Click to Continue…
  8. The Latest: Shooter's girlfriend didn't know of attack plans

    10.04 / 22:34 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    The Latest on the mass shooting in Las Vegas (all times local): 3:15 p.m. An attorney for the Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend says she had no knowledge of any plans … Click to Continue…
  9. Trump team waiting for Russia to save Venezuela from crushing debt

    10.04 / 22:34 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    Trump administration insiders are seeing signs that Russia may be planning to rescue Venezuela by helping Caracas cover $3.5 billion in debt payments over the next two months. Russia is … Click to Continue…
  10. Despite teachers’ vote, a Fresno Unified strike is a long ways off – if it happens at all

    10.04 / 21:57 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    Fresno teachers voted overwhelmingly this week to authorize a strike over their contract talks with the Fresno Unified School District. But that doesn’t mean a strike is imminent, or even … Click to Continue »…
  11. Hispanic? Yes. Democrat? No. Why the Hispanic Caucus is slow-walking Carlos Curbelo

    10.04 / 21:57 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    In a Capitol riven by partisan divisions, Rep. Carlos Curbelo, a Florida Republican, says he thought it might help matters to work across the aisle with his Democratic Hispanic colleagues. … Click to Continue…
  12. This Chris Young fan was caught in Vegas shooting chaos. Now she won’t be going to concert

    10.04 / 21:57 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    Lemoore native Desirae Casida loves country musician Chris Young. She anxiously bought tickets months ago to see Young perform Wednesday night on the first day of The Big Fresno Fair. … Click to Continue…
  13. She told her husband they’d just won $60,000. Count the zeroes, said the clerk

    10.04 / 20:49 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    When Robin Walker and her husband Brett McCoy stopped at the McLeod Trading Post in Alberta, Canada, for some chicken feed, she thought she might as well scan the pile … Click to Continue…
  14. Maddy Report for Sunday, Oct. 8 | Looking at bonds

    10.04 / 20:23 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    10 a.m. on ABC30 “Bond Measures: Are Californians Paying More for Less” with guests Carole D’Elia, executive director of Little Hoover Commission and Dan Walters of The Sacramento Bee. Hosted … Click to Continue »…
  15. Democrats build case against man who wants to be Betsy DeVos’ deputy

    10.04 / 20:23 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    South Carolina Democrats, educators and education activists raged against the nomination of Betsy DeVos for Education Department secretary. Now they’re prepping a second round of fury against the man picked … Click to Continue »…
  16. Who’s the ‘Monopoly Man’ at Equifax hearing on Capitol Hill?

    10.04 / 20:23 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    A protester posing as Rich Uncle Pennybags from the Monopoly board game photobombed an Equifax hearing Wednesday on Capitol Hill, setting social media abuzz. In costume with top hat, bushy … Click to Continue…
  17. The Latest: Twitter to testify to Congress in Russia probe

    10.04 / 20:23 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    The Latest on the investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election (all times local): 3:50 p.m. The social media giant Twitter has agreed to appear for a public hearing … Click to Continue…
  18. Trump visits Vegas shooting victims: 'Amazing people'

    10.04 / 19:27 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump met privately with victims of the Las Vegas shooting at a hospital Wednesday, praising them and the doctors who treated them as … Click to Continue…
  19. Yellen: Fed committed to easing regulations on smaller banks

    10.04 / 19:27 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says the Fed is committed to making sure that the regulations it imposes on the nation's community banks are not unduly burdensome, noting a proposed … Click to Continue…
  20. NKorean workers prepare seafood for US stores, restaurants

    10.04 / 19:27 fresnobee.com Fresnobee.com - California
    The workers wake up each morning on metal bunk beds in fluorescent-lit Chinese dormitories, North Koreans outsourced by their government to process seafood that ends up in American stores and … Click to Continue…