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Alan Scaia
August 13, 2019 - 6:33 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) says the state has set records for power usage each of the past three days. ERCOT says the state set a record for weekend demand Saturday, then broke that record Sunday. Monday afternoon, ERCOT says the state set a record for...
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Warren Jeffs
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August 13, 2019 - 6:09 am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Imprisoned polygamist leader Warren Jeffs has suffered a mental breakdown and isn't fit to give a deposition in a sex abuse case against him, according to a recent court filing. Forcing Jeffs to testify would be "futile," said lawyers representing a community trust that once...
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Texas Capitol Building
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August 13, 2019 - 6:04 am
A panel of Texas lawmakers on Monday asked state police to investigate allegations that Republican House Speaker Dennis Bonnen offered media credentials for the chamber to a hardline conservative activist in exchange for campaigning against a group of GOP incumbents in the 2020 primary.
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Suspected gunman Philip Manshaus appears in court, in Oslo, Norway, Monday, Aug. 12, 2019. A suspected gunman accused of an attempted terrorist attack on an Oslo mosque and separately killing his teenage stepsister "will use his right not to explain himself for now" in a detention hearing, his defense lawyer said Monday. (Cornelius Poppen, NTB scanpix via AP)
August 12, 2019 - 2:02 pm
A Norwegian man suspected of killing his stepsister and then storming an Oslo mosque with guns appeared in court Monday with a smirk on his bruised face as evidence grew that he sought to emulate attacks by white supremacists in the U.S. and New Zealand. Security experts believe Philip Manshaus is...
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Road Closed, Traffic
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Chris Babler
August 12, 2019 - 11:10 am
SAM RAYBURN TOLLWAY - Monday, Aug. 12, through the morning of Tuesday, Aug. 13 Left eastbound lane approaching the Josey Lane Main Lane Toll Gantry will be closed from 7-10 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12. All eastbound lanes approaching the Josey Lane Main Lane Toll Gantry will be closed from 10 p.m. Monday...
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