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January 12, 2019 - 2:13 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston's police chief says he set a new personal record when he issued a ticket to someone who blew past him going 140 mph (225 kph). Chief Art Acevedo told the Houston Chronicle the Dodge Viper "almost took my doors off" as Acevedo was driving on a highway Friday. He sped after the...
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January 12, 2019 - 10:40 am
ENNIS (1080 KRLD) - Police are asking help from the public in locating 38-year-old Emily Wade who has been missing since last Saturday night. Wade left her apartment at 5:30 p.m. last Saturday to meet a coworker for a dinner and a movie. Gracie Smith is Emily's sister in law and says her car is...
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Barbara Schwarz
January 11, 2019 - 8:07 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Scientists at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston have been working on this project for roughly four years. Dr. Thomas Geisbert says their goal is to come up with a treatment that can be used to give to someone who already has Ebola "in hopes that we can save...
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Beto O'Rourke
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January 11, 2019 - 12:26 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke will head to New York next month for a live interview with Oprah Winfrey as he continues to mull a 2020 presidential run. O'Rourke will be part of "Oprah's SuperSoul Conversations from Times Square" on Feb. 5. He'll speak to Winfrey one-on-one as...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 4, 2018 file photo, a U.S. soldier, left, sits on an armored vehicle behind a sand barrier at a newly installed position near the front line between the U.S-backed Syrian Manbij Military Council and the Turkish-backed fighters, in Manbij, north Syria. The U.S. military said Friday it has started pulling equipment, but not troops, out of Syria as a first step in meeting President Donald Trump's demand for a complete military withdrawal. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File)
January 11, 2019 - 9:47 am
BAGHDAD (AP) — After days of conflicting statements about a timeline for U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out American troops from Syria, a U.S. defense official said Friday the withdrawal process has begun with some military cargo pulled out. The official said the movement of...
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