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Annette Nance-Holt, who lost her 16-year-old son, Blair, to gun-violence in 2007, speaks at a press conference in Chicago, Tuesday, July 7, 2015, after lawyers for the Coalition for Safe Chicago Communities filed a lawsuit in Cook County suing three suburbs for not adequately monitoring gun stores they believe are the source of weapons that have filtered into the city. The Rev. Michael Pfleger, center rear, announced the lawsuits against the suburbs of Lincolnwood, Lyons and Riverdale. (Saiyna Bashir/Sun-Times Media via AP )  CHICAGO TRIBUNE OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT, MAGS OUT, NO SALES

Chicago group sues 3 suburbs over gun store regulations

- Associated Press

Two mothers who lost sons to gun violence joined ministers and an activist group Tuesday in an unusual lawsuit against three Chicago suburbs, alleging that weak oversight of gun stores has allowed criminals to easily obtain weapons flowing into a metropolitan area besieged by gang violence.

CONCACAF ends corporate partnership with Traffic Sports USA

Associated Press

In the latest fallout from the U.S. federal investigation into soccer corruption, the sport's governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean ended its corporate partnership agency relationship with Traffic Sports USA, two months after the company pleaded guilty to a fraud charge.

The Latest: Senate eliminates open record changes

Associated Press

After five months of debate and revisions, Wisconsin's full Legislature was set to vote on the 2015-17 state budget, a $70 billion spending plan that divvies up how much money state agencies receive and how they can use it. Here's a rundown on debate developments Tuesday (all times are local):

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman, Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., left, shakes hands with Associate Director of Refuee, Asylum, and International Operations at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services at the Department of Homeland Security, Joseph E. Langlois, right, before the start of a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 7, 2015, on children coming across the border and deportations. The additional witnesses, from left, are Director of the Executive Office of Immigration Review at the Department of Justice, Juan P. Osuna, Acting Assistant Secretary of Administration for Children and Families at the Department of Health and Human Services, Mark H. Greenberg and Assistant Director of Field Operations, Enforcement and Removal Operations at the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement at the Department of Homeland Security, Philip T. Miller. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Lawmakers: Feds should have deported SFC man before killing

- Associated Press

Lawmakers criticized federal officials Tuesday for failing to deport an immigrant with multiple felony convictions and an outstanding drug warrant who allegedly went on to murder a woman in San Francisco.

Court upholds ban on contractor political contributions

- Associated Press

A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld a ban on government contractors donating money to federal candidates or political parties, a prohibition that has been on the books for 70 years.

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry meets with foreign ministers of Germany, France, China, Britain, Russia and the European Union at a hotel in Vienna, Austria, Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Iran nuclear talks were in danger of busting through their second deadline in a week Tuesday, raising questions about the ability of world powers to cut off all Iranian pathways to a bomb through diplomacy, and testing the resolve of U.S. negotiators to walk away from the negotiation as they've threatened. (Carlos Barria/Pool photo via AP)

Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue

- Associated Press

Negotiators at the Iran nuclear talks pushed past their second deadline in a week on Tuesday, raising new questions about the ability of world powers to cut off all Iranian pathways to a bomb through diplomacy. The discussions, already in their 12th day, were prolonged until possibly Friday.