Here it comes -- on the front end of the expected wave of new gun legislation, South Dakota has signed its "school sentinels" bill into law.
South Dakota is thought to be the first state to create a law allowing schools to arm teachers, security personnel and teachers. Read more about the law here.
Big issue at hand
Is portion control the solution for the obesity epidemic? Bloomberg thought so with his much-debated and now overturned soda ban. But you won't believe the bill's counterpart in Mississippi, "The Anti-Bloomberg Bill," which aims to ban portion control measures.