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Border Patrol Agent Killed in AZ: Fox News headlines that two U.S. Border Patrol agents were shot in Arizona Tuesday; one was killed. Three agents were on patrol on horseback in a remote area known to be a major corridor for drug smuggling about 8 miles from the border to Mexico. The shooting occurred at about 1:50 a.m. when the agents went to investigate an alarm from one of the sensors along the border. One of the agents was killed.  The other airlifted out with non-fatal injuries, and the third officer was not harmed. The FBI and the Chocise County Sheriff's Office are searching for the killer.

CA Gov. Vetoes Open Media Access to Pelican Bay: The Los Angeles Times reports CA Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed AB 1270 that would open media access to the inmates of Pelican Bay State Prison on Sunday. The prison offers media tours which offer access to the warden, staff briefings, the prison yard, and access to preselected inmates chosen by corrections officers.

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