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SPOKANE, Wash. | Some Washington sheriffs refuse to enforce new gun laws

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Sheriffs in a dozen Washington counties say they won’t enforce the state’s sweeping new restrictions on semi-automatic rifles until the courts decide whether they are constitutional. A statewide initiative approved by voters in November raised the minimum age for buying semi-automatic rifles from 18 to 21, required buyers to first pass … Continue reading SPOKANE, Wash. | Some Washington sheriffs refuse to enforce new gun laws

KABUL, Afghanistan | Taliban attack in Kabul killed 6, including British national

KABUL, Afghanistan— A brazen Taliban attack that targeted the Kabul offices of a British security company killed five of its staffers, including a British national, the company said Thursday. Afghan authorities said a sixth person was also killed in the assault. Charlie Burbridge, the managing director of G4S Risk Management Group, said 32 employees of … Continue reading KABUL, Afghanistan | Taliban attack in Kabul killed 6, including British national