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Black security guard who stops shooter is then shot and killed by police

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A police officer responding to a shooting in a Chicago-area bar shot and killed a black security guard who had subdued and disarmed the shooter.

Security returned fire, witnesses told WGN9, and an armed security guard, Jemel Roberson, apprehended one of the men involved outside.

Friends of Roberson told the news station that he planned to become a police officer and was an upstanding man. »

Mark Zuckerberg declines to appear before "international grand committee" investigating Facebook

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will not appear before an "international grand committee" of at least five governments investigating disinformation and election meddling, according to a letter from Facebook obtained by CBS News.

Five Parliaments from across the world who represent 170 million @facebook users are asking Mark Zuckerberg to give evidence to them.

If Zuckerberg ultimately does not appear, Zimmer told CBS he'll consider issuing a subpoena for the 34-year-old to appear before Canada's Parliament. »

Dems gain veto-proof supermajority in California legislature

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Democrats gained a veto-proof supermajority in both chambers of the California legislature on Monday after picking up two more seats in the state Senate.

Hurtado won the open 12th seat and Caballero beat out California Sen. Andy Vidak (R) in the 14th District.

The massive supermajority gives the party the ability to raise taxes, suspend legislative rules and override vetoes without Republican votes. »