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U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, talks to journalists during a press conference with Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis, not shown, in Prague, Czech Republic, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018. Mattis arrives in Prague to mark the 100th anniversary of the 1918 creation of the Czechoslovak state. (Roman Vondrous/CTK via AP) ** SLOVAKIA OUT **
October 29, 2018 - 11:33 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and immigration (all times local): 12:23 p.m. Three U.S. officials say the number of military troops deployed to the southern border in support of the Customs and Border Patrol could be in the thousands. The officials spoke on condition of...
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Hurricane
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October 28, 2018 - 11:27 am
HOUSTON (AP) - State and federal officials are recommending a plan to protect the Texas coast from hurricanes - particularly the Houston area - with a barrier system made up of floodwalls, floodgates and seawall improvements. The proposal, which could cost up to $31 billion, focuses on preventing...
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A woman holds her baby as she waits in hopes of a ride among other Central Americans participating in the thousands-strong caravan of Central American slowly making its way toward the U.S. border, outside Pijijiapan, Mexico, before dawn on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018. Many migrants said they felt safer traveling and sleeping with several thousand strangers in unknown towns than hiring a smuggler or trying to make the trip alone.(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
October 26, 2018 - 6:09 pm
PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico (AP) — Kenia Yoselin Gutierrez had long thought about migrating from her native Honduras to the United States, but stories of others who made the trip scared her off: migrants being raped or disappearing, children stolen. When she heard about the caravan that has now grown into...
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Police Lights
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Barbara Schwarz
October 25, 2018 - 6:23 am
SOUTH TEXAS (1080 KRLD) - A 19-year-old has filed a lawsuit against Baytown Police officer Christopher Felder. Jeff Sprecher says he and a 17-year-old girl he was seeing were in a parked car last the night of October 15th when her mother arrived. Sprecher's attorney Sean Buckley says she blocked...
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A family stands near their damaged home and debris in the aftermath of Hurricane Willa, in Escuinapa, Mexico, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018. Emergency workers on Wednesday were struggling to reach beach towns left incommunicado by a blow from Willa. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
October 24, 2018 - 9:24 pm
MAZATLAN, Mexico (AP) — Emergency workers and federal troops struggled to reach beach towns left incommunicado by a blow from Hurricane Willa, and the storm continued to force evacuations Wednesday due to fear of flooding even as it dissipated over northern Mexico. Thousands of homes were still...
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