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July 10, 2018 - 1:55 pm
SEAGOVILLE, Texas (AP) — Authorities have evacuated an Army Reserve base in Texas following a report of gunfire, though no injuries have been reported. Dallas County sheriff's spokesman Raul Reyna says authorities evacuated buildings Tuesday at the base in Seagoville, just southeast of Dallas...
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June 30, 2018 - 11:19 am
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Someone obtained the personal information of a Texas resident who's believed to be the oldest man in the U.S. and used it to drain his bank account. The family of Richard Overton says Social Security and banking account numbers for the 112-year-old Austin man were used to make...
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First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
June 21, 2018 - 12:40 pm
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE , Associated Press McALLEN, Texas (AP) — Melania Trump is visiting two Texas facilities housing some of the more than 2,300 migrant children sent by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally. The first lady's visit to Upbring New Hope Children's...
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June 18, 2018 - 2:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Rent-A-Center is being sold to a private equity firm for more than $800 million. The chain, which leases household goods on a rent-to-own basis, got a second offer from Vintage Capital Management for $15 per share, a 25 percent premium to the company's closing price on Friday, and a...
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(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 31, 2018 - 3:09 pm
By JONATHAN LEMIRE , Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — President Donald Trump began a trip to Texas on Thursday by meeting privately with families of some of the 10 people killed in a school shooting this month. A White House spokesman said Trump was "moved" by the May 18 shooting at Santa Fe High...
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May 25, 2018 - 5:02 pm
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - Federal authorities say a 40-year-old military veteran has been arrested in connection with two explosive devices found in southeast Texas in recent weeks. A probable cause affidavit says investigators found bomb components and mailing materials linked Jonathan Matthew Torres...
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(Jennifer Reynolds/The Galveston County Daily News via AP)
May 20, 2018 - 9:07 am
By JUAN LOZANO and SARAH ZIMMERMAN , Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — Hardworking. Funny. Loving. Grieving family and friends recalled the endearing qualities of some of the victims of Friday's mass shooting at a Texas high school, as authorities on Saturday released the names of the 10...
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( Steve Gonzales/Houston Chronicle via AP)
May 18, 2018 - 4:25 pm
SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A 17-year-old boy carrying a shotgun and a revolver opened fire at a Houston-area high school Friday, killing 10 people, most of them students, authorities said. It was the nation's deadliest such attack since the massacre in Florida that gave rise to a campaign by teens for...
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(KTRK-TV ABC13 via AP)
May 18, 2018 - 10:56 am
SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — Houston-area media citing unnamed law enforcement officials are reporting that there are fatalities following a shooting at a high school. Television station KHOU and the Houston Chronicle are citing unnamed federal, county and police officials following the shooting early...
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(Dreamstime)
May 18, 2018 - 10:04 am
SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — Law enforcement responded to a high school near Houston after an active shooter was reported on campus Friday, with at least one student saying she saw a man with a gun enter her classroom and start shooting as the class evacuated. The Santa Fe school district issued an alert...
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