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June 24, 2019 - 2:10 pm
MISSION, Texas (AP) — Four people, including three children, found dead in South Texas near the border with Mexico most likely died of dehydration and heat exposure after crossing the Rio Grande into the U.S., authorities said Monday. A law enforcement official close to the investigation told The...
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June 17, 2019 - 1:24 pm
By JAKE BLEIBERG Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — A masked 22-year-old man was killed in an exchange of gunfire with federal officers outside a federal courthouse in downtown Dallas Monday morning, an FBI official said. FBI Special Agent in Charge Matthew DeSarno said late Monday morning that Brian...
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Jeff Katz
June 17, 2019 - 1:01 pm
It's not often you see a liberal get pushback during an interview with a liberal news outlet, but that's exactly what happened when Robert Francis O'Rourke was interviewed on NPR's Morning Edition by anchor Steve Inskeep. Inskeep asked about O'Rourke's climate change policy, and the failed Texas...
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June 14, 2019 - 4:18 pm
By ASTRID GALVAN and GARANCE BURKE Associated Press The teenage girl with pigtail braids was hunched over in a wheelchair and holding a bunched sweatshirt when an immigrant advocate met her at a crowded Border Patrol facility in Texas. She opened the sweatshirt and the advocate gasped. It was a...
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Jeff Katz
June 11, 2019 - 4:51 pm
Hundreds of illegal aliens from Democratic Republic of Congo - which is in the midst of an ebola crisis - have arrived in the streets of San Antonio, Texas this week. Not only are they stuck in the streets, they do not speak English and according to local reporter, the city is desperate for...
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Jeff Katz
May 21, 2019 - 1:45 pm
The "Save Chick-fil-A" bill passed both houses of the Texas Legislature Monday. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott is expected to sign it when it reaches his desk. On March 21, the San Antonio City Council blocked Chick-fil-A from opening a franchise location in the city's airport. Councilman Robert...
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Jeff Katz
May 16, 2019 - 3:39 pm
2020 presidential candidate Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke (D-TX) live-streamed himself getting a haircut in his hometown of El Paso, Texas, this Wednesday, an apparent part of his “reintroduction” as he tries to boost national interest in his campaign. Beto O'Rourke is livestreaming his haircut...
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May 14, 2019 - 8:12 am
BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — A Texas police officer fatally shot a woman moments after she seems to say "I'm pregnant" in an altercation captured on video. The shooting happened late Monday in Baytown, about 25 miles (40 kilometers) east of Houston. Baytown Police Lt. Steve Dorris says the officer was...
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Jeff Katz
May 07, 2019 - 11:39 am
A post from Vindicator, a small newspaper based in Liberty, Texas, planned to post the Declaration of Independence on Facebook in 12 daily installments leading up to the Fourth of July. On the 10th day, however, the Vindicator’s latest post was removed by Facebook. The company told the newspaper...
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Jeff Katz
April 26, 2019 - 2:19 pm
Bernie is doubling down on his advocation for criminals to be allowed to vote in elections. At a campaign rally in Fort Worth, Texas, Sanders accused Republicans of suppressing votes while claiming that incarcerated and convicted crminals should have the right to vote.
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