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Associated Press
June 25, 2019 - 8:24 am
By MARTHA MENDOZA and GARANCE BURKE Associated Press The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation. Just 30...
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(AP Photo/Cedar Attanasio, File)
June 24, 2019 - 2:35 pm
By MARTHA MENDOZA and GARANCE BURKE Associated Press The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation. Just 30...
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(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
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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(Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News)
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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(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
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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