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Campus Carry

My state recently adopted a ‘campus carry’ law. Can you explain my decision to carry a pistol to my parents? Your parents’ questions about the safety of students affected by the campus carry law are valid. Your parents fear other ...

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Fresno State excuses Muslim students from class Friday in anticipation of possible unrest

Fresno State Provost and VP for Academic Affairs Lynnette Zelezny sent an email out to professors Thursday that recommended Muslim students be excused from classes due to planned anti-Muslim protests around the nation Friday and Saturday. Tom Uribes, Fresno State PIO, said ...

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‘Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’ Review

Each year like clockwork, Activision releases a new entry in its juggernaut brand. As the years roll by, the video game publisher finds itself under increased pressure to differentiate each new entry from its predecessors without compromising the spirit and ...

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A well-regulated 2nd Amendment

A 9-year-old girl recently shot and killed her gun instructor in a horrible accident. Do 9-year-olds have the right to bear arms? I’d prefer they didn’t. Forgetting the fact that forcing a 9-year-old into a situation where she now gets ...

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New gun bills spark debate on campus

Fresno State students reacted to the gun-control debate that made its way to California with the passage of multiple gun-control bills from the state legislature.

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Gun-owner database needed for enforcement

The gun-control debate lacks focus.  That’s a problem because it’s a multi-layered issue that no one piece of legislation, no matter how big, can solve.  It involves mental illness, an entertainment culture that supports violence, a debate about which guns ...

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Crime Prevention Week aims for personal protection

On Tuesday, Associated Students Inc. (ASI) launched a safety fair, the first scheduled event of its second annual Crime Prevention Week. Last year, Businessinsider.com ranked Fresno State for a short time as No. 19 among the country’s most dangerous schools.

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Gun control doesn’t work

California lawmakers have their crosshairs on gun owners once again, which isn’t much of a surprise. It’s just one more in a long history of regulation to make responsible gun ownership an absolute nightmare in this state.

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‘Colombiana’ combines action and suspense to create a perfect blend

'Colombiana' has the formula for the typical revenge movie. A woman seeks revenge on the criminals responsible for the death of her parents. But this movie shows enough potential to be different.

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“There is a soldier in all of us”

At 12:01 a.m. on Nov. 9, 2010, Call of Duty: Black Ops, hit retailers worldwide. Its predecessor, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, raked in $401 million--the largest single-day sales record in entertainment history.

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News briefs, 9-28-09

Rail security in the New York metropolitan area may be in peril now that the U.S. Senate wants to allow firearms aboard Amtrak, officials and rail advocates say.

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Athlete suspended after arrest

Fresno State track and field athlete De’Vron Walker has been suspended from the team after being arrested early Saturday morning on suspicion of possession of a stolen weapon and possession of a loaded handgun, according to media reports.

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