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How to join our statewide conversation on immigration

Immigration remains among the hottest of the nation’s most heated debates. The temperature is unlikely to drop any time soon. Potential designs for President Trump’s controversial proposed southern border wall are due to be made public J...

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  • Art museums

    6 things to know about ‘Star Wars’ creator George Lucas’ new LA museum

    In a day that will be long remembered, a museum once far, far away, became part of the Los Angeles universe on Tuesday. Here’s what the city is getting, now that the L.A. City Council has approved “Star Wars” creator George Lucas’

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  • Health care reform

    These senators will make or break the GOP’s health care push

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s campaign promise to repeal and replace “Obamacare” is now in the hands of a key group of GOP senators who are opposing —or not yet supporting — legislation Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing. These lawmakers range from moderate to conservative Republicans, and include senators who were just re-elected and a couple facing tough re-election fights. Their concerns about the legislation vary...

    By ERICA WERNER AP Congressional Correspondent|

  • Health care reform

    Lacking the votes, GOP puts the brakes on Senate health care bill

    WASHINGTON — In a bruising setback, Senate Republican leaders are delaying a vote on their prized health care bill until after the July 4 recess, forced to retreat by a GOP rebellion that left them lacking enough votes to even begin debating the legislation, two sources said Tuesday. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., delivered the message to GOP senators at a private lunch attended by Vice President Mike Pence and White House chief of staff Reince Priebus. The...

    By ALAN FRAM and ERICA WERNER Associated Press|

  • Executive branch

    Trump takes another swipe at CNN following retraction, resignations

    NEW YORK — President Donald Trump used the resignations of three CNN journalists involved in a retracted Russia-related story to resume his attack on the network’s credibility Tuesday. The story was about a supposed investigation into a pre-inaugural meeting between a Trump associate and the head of a Russian investment fund. CNN accepted the journalists’ resignations Monday. Trump wrote in a Tuesday morning tweet, “Wow, CNN had to retract big story on...

    By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer|

  • United States Supreme Court decisions

    Ruling on Trump travel ban sparks fear, frustration — and joy — in Southern California

    Muslim Americans in Southern California described the Supreme Court’s decision Monday to allow a temporary, partial version of the Trump administration’s travel ban as disappointing and “irrational,” but noted that until the issue gets a full hearing later this year it’s unclear how it will play out. The ruling was also met with a chorus of bravos from Trump supporters who say it will make America safer, with additional vetting of who gets in and who...

  • State governments

    Opponents to rally in LA against bill to extend late-night drinking hours

    Opponents of a bill that would allow California bars, nightclubs and restaurants to extend their drinking hours to as late as 4 a.m. plan to gather in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday to speak out against the measure. Senate Bill 384, also known as the LOCAL act (Let Our Communities Adjust Late Night), would establish a process involving local government, local law enforcement, the general...

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  • Health care reform

    Senate health care bill adds 22 million uninsured, says Congressional Budget Office

    WASHINGTON >> The Senate Republican health care bill would leave 22 million more Americans uninsured in 2026 than under President Barack Obama’s health care law, the Congressional Budget Office estimated Monday, complicating GOP leaders’ hopes of pushing the plan through the chamber this week. Minutes after the report’s release, three GOP senators threatened to oppose a pivotal vote on the proposal this week, enough to sink it unless Senate Majority Leader...

    By Alan Fram The Associated Press|

  • Law and order

    Police + Youth Town Hall to discuss safety Tuesday in San Bernardino

    SAN BERNARDINO >> A national nonprofit will host a town hall meeting Tuesday for police and community members — particularly young community members — to discuss how to make the city safer. The nonprofit Police Training Institute, which is part of Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, is working with the San Bernardino Police Department, Young Visionaries Leadership Institute and the Youth Action Project. The...

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  • Entertainment

    Why Hangar 24 has stopped hosting live entertainment

    REDLANDS >> Patrons wanting to enjoy live music at Hangar 24 Craft Brewery will have to wait, for now. The brewery, at 1710 Sessums Drive, has stopped hosting live entertainment while its owners work on gaining city approval to hold such events. “We volunteered to stop live entertainment until we have clarity on whether the city officials will...

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  • Electric vehicles

    How Rancho Cucamonga is encouraging growth in electric cars

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA >> A new, two-year program will offer a $4,000 incentive for electric vehicle charging stations installed at area businesses, municipal facilities or large residential developments. The Rancho Cucamonga Municipal Utility will launch the program Saturday. It will last until June 30, 2019. “With the increase in popularity in electric vehicles, staff has looked ahead...

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