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WATCH LIVE: At least 14 dead in mass shooting at San Bernardino social services agency

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As many as 28 people have been shot at a social services facility in Southern California.

Police are seeking one to three heavily armed men — who were wearing masks, military-style clothing and possibly body armor — after a mass shooting at Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino.

Police chief Jarrod Burguan said in a press conference that up to 14 people were killed in the shooting, and at least 14 others were wounded. Police do not have a motive for the shooting. “These are people that came prepared” and were armed with “long guns,” Burguan remarked.

“Obviously at minimum we have a domestic terrorism type situation that occurred here… They came prepared to do what they did, as if they were on a mission,” he added.

Emergency crews were called about 11:30 a.m. local time to the shooting scene in the 1300 block of South Waterman Avenue. The gunmen are believed to have fled the scene in a black SUV.

A bomb squad was sent to dismantle a possible explosive device.

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Initial reports suggested the shooting happened near a Planned Parenthood clinic. The shooting happened several blocks away, and employees there said the clinic was not a target.

The Inland Regional Center has 650 employees and serves the developmentally disabled.

“There would be family members and persons with developmental disabilities there for appointments such as with their case manager or for evaluations, etc.” Eileen Richey, executive director for the Association of Regional Center Agencies, told The Sun.

A spokeswoman for the medical center said the shooting took place in a conference room that had been rented Wednesday to the San Bernardino Department of Public Health.

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Police were reportedly conducting a training exercise nearby and were able to respond quickly.

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The FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are assisting local law enforcement in the investigation.

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Joe Biden’s ‘Jim Crow moment’ was dreadful — but he may be Democrats’ best shot at beating Trump

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The Democratic Party's presidential nomination and the White House are Joe Biden's to win — unless he sabotages himself.

Last Tuesday while speaking at a fundraising speech in New York, Biden reflected on his early career in the Senate, working alongside Sen. James Eastland of Mississippi and and Sen. Herman Talmadge of Georgia, a pair of old-line segregationists:

I was in a caucus with James O. Eastland. He never called me 'boy,' he always called me 'son.' Well guess what? At least there was some civility. We got things done. We didn't agree on much of anything. We got things done. We got it finished. But today, you look at the other side and you're the enemy. Not the opposition, the enemy. We don't talk to each other anymore.

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Who are all these white men running for president — and why?

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Progressive reformer claims victory in fiercely-contested Queens DA race

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Progressive reformer Tiffany Cabán has declared victory in her campaign versus Melinda Katz in the Queens District Attorney race.

With 99% of precincts reporting, Cabán held a lead of 1,090 votes, The New York Times reports.

Cabán was backed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT).

Katz was backed by Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY), who chairs the Queens Democratic Party, and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY)

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