Holstered pistol, dinette chairs, fake Christmas tree: Just part of the haul from Newport’s harbor cleanup

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An underwater cleanup of Newport Harbor this month yielded more than a half-ton of trash and other things that weren’t supposed to be in the water — including a gun.

In addition to the typical beer cans, cups and food packaging that get tossed or fall in, divers pulled up a shopping cart, a bicycle,…