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VIDEO: Quick thinking Plano cop saves child from choking to death


August 3, 2018

A 17-year veteran of the Plano Police Department is being praised after he kept a child from choking to death last month. Author: Matt Howerton Published: 9:50 PM CDT August 2, 2018 Updated: 10:11 PM CDT August 2, 2018 PLANO, Texas — A 17-year veteran of the Plano Police Department is being praised after he kept a child from choking to death last …

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Two men stabbed in Channelview during family disturbance


August 3, 2018

Two men were stabbed in a family disturbance in Channelview Thursday night, according to Metro Video. The fight broke out around 8:45 p.m. on Deercrest and Woodforest. An argument occurred before the stabbing, although it’s unknown what it was about, Metro Video reported. It’s unclear whether the men stabbed each other or if more people were involved. Both men were …

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Harris County deputy survives crash that flipped SUV in to drainage ditch


August 3, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A deputy only suffered minor injuries after his patrol car crashed into a drainage ditch in northeast Harris County. Officials say the deputy was responding to a call of a suspicious vehicle at the 4 Pennies RV Park on Highway 90 near Sheldon. The road ended abruptly in a dark area and the deputy’s vehicle left …

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WWE star Kane wins Tennessee mayoral race


August 3, 2018

Glenn Jacobs better known to his WWE fans as Kane won the mayoral seat for Knox County County in Tennessee on Thursday night. The towering 6-foot-8 giant who won the Republican primary in a tightly contested race earlier this year easily defeated Democrat candidate Linda Haney to win the Tennessee county’s top political office. WWE took to Twitter to congrat …

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Tiger seeks 15th major, Spieth a Career Slam at 100th PGA


August 3, 2018

  Tiger Woods stalks his first major win in 10 years and Jordan Spieth chases a Career Grand Slam at next week’s 100th PGA Championship while top-ranked Dustin Johnson hunts a second major triumph. The American trio is expected to contend in the year’s final major showdown over a 7,316-yard, par-70 Bellerive layout in the last PGA Championship to be played in …

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England collapse to 86-6 against India


August 3, 2018

BIRMINGHAM:Ravichandran Ashwin and Ishant Sharma ripped through the cream of England´s batting to leave India in command on the third day of the first Test at Edgbaston on Friday. At lunch, England had slumped to 86 for six in their second innings, a lead of just 99 runs. Fast bowler Sharma, who at lunch had figures of three for 21 …

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Contracted Pakistan players set for pay raise


August 3, 2018

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to award central contract to 33 players in five categories with a 25 per cent increase in their monthly stipend. The list of new central contracted players will be announced probably by next week after completion of the necessary procedure. Besides the players, 10 best umpires — included six on the ICC …

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