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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., pose for photographers after speaking on Capitol Hill in response President Donald Trump's address, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 09, 2019 - 8:28 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Top congressional Democrats said President Donald Trump "has chosen fear" in his drive to build a southern border wall and called on him to reopen the government shuttered because of the standoff over his demand for money for the barrier. Speaking moments after Trump made his case...
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Larry D. Woodruffe
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January 08, 2019 - 4:14 pm
Authorities announced Tuesday that a second black man has been charged in the fatal drive-by shooting of a 7-year-old Houston black girl, whose death her family had initially believed was racially motivated.
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President Donald Trump
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January 08, 2019 - 7:33 am
President Donald Trump will argue to the nation Tuesday night that a "crisis" at the U.S.-Mexico border requires the long and invulnerable wall he's demanding before ending a partial government shutdown that has hundreds of thousands of federal workers fearing missed paychecks on Friday.
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Judge, Courtroom
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Barbara Schwarz
January 07, 2019 - 7:53 pm
HOUSTON (1080 KRLD) - Former Fort Bend substitute teacher, 34 year old Warren Christopher Clark wasn't shy about wanting to join the Islamic State. He sent them a letter, a cover letter and a resume about applying to teach English in the Islamic State at the University of Mosul. Seamus Hughes,...
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Hurricane Harvey
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Kelli Wiese
January 07, 2019 - 5:26 pm
HOUSTON (1080 KRLD) - Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Houston just received a big boost. The United Arab Emirates Consul General in Houston is granting $6.5 million dollars to the Greater Houston Community Foundation. This gift is part of a $10 million relief pledge from the UAE to the State of...
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Hospital
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Alan Scaia
January 07, 2019 - 1:06 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Hospitals and paramedics are responding to more cases of the flu across North Texas. In Dallas, Children's Medical Center has seen 103 cases of the flu each of the past two weeks, compared to just 52 cases over a week in the middle of December.​ "That comes pretty naturally...
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January 06, 2019 - 2:18 pm
SAN ANTONIO (1080 KRLD) - 8-Month-old King Jay Davila was taken from a West Side Convenience Store in San Antonio Friday night in what police believe was a planned abduction. Christopher Davila, the boy's father, has been arrested on child endangerment charges. Davila knows the woman who took King...
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FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2016, file photo, Texas state Rep. Poncho Nevarez, D-Eagle Pass, voices his view during a hearing in Brownsville, Texas. Lawmakers in Texas say a new legislative session will test whether Republicans' rocky 2018 will soften one of the most hard-right statehouses in the country. The Texas Legislature returns to work Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. (Jason Hoekema/The Brownsville Herald via AP, File)
January 06, 2019 - 2:06 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' last legislative session ended with one lawmaker threatening to shoot another after reporting Hispanic protesters to immigration agents, and corporate giants from Amazon to the NFL issuing warnings over a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people. More than a year...
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January 06, 2019 - 11:08 am
HOUSTON (1080 KRLD) - 20-year-old Eric Black Jr. is under arrest and facing charges for capital murder in the slaying of Jazmine Barnes. She is the girl who was shot in the head on December 30 while in her family's car at a Walmart Parking lot. Black was arrested early Sunday. Deputies say they...
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