Residents of the Dover Shores neighborhood of Newport Beach can tell you exactly how much noise a Boeing 737 makes on take off...a lot. They’ve been listening to it for decades, as their homes lie directly below the takeoff pattern at Orange County’s John Wayne International Airport, and they’ve fought tooth and nail to restrict the deafening sound of those jet engines.
Republican leaders and voters want change, but both are split over the party’s direction. This, according to a recent poll from the Pew Research Center, and evident in all kinds of political mudslinging between GOP insurgents and establishment Republicans is just evidence that the party much change directions.
Foreign policy experts explain the newly-released Benghazi report; Would temporarily removing guns from those with temporary restraining orders alleviate gun violence?; and Stanford University researches have found an enormous water reservoir in California – will it save the parched Golden State from the drought?
What comes next for President Obama's immigration plan; analysts debate the utility of the #NoBillNoBreak sit-in; Plus, it seems for every major gun violence tragedy, a new gun control group is formed, making that side's fight against a seemingly monolithic-NRA all the more challenging - we'll hear from several gun control groups about why they resist consolidating.
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