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Richardson Elementary School Evacuated as a Precaution After Gas Line Cut


November 7, 2018

A Richardson elementary school was evacuated Wednesday morning after a gas line was cut near the school. Officials with the Richardson Independent School District said Mohawk Elementary School was evacuated as a precaution by the Richardson Fire Department after a construction crew hit a gas line in an adjacent neighborhood. The students were moved to the open air, in the …

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Teen Killed, 4 Others Injured in Rollover Crash


November 7, 2018

A 15-year-old girl is dead and three other teenagers are hospitalized following a crash in Dallas Wednesday morning. Dallas Police say an SUV was traveling northbound on Westmoreland near Illinois Avenue at about 8:45am when it was clipped by a car crossing Westmoreland. Investigators say the collision caused the SUV to lose control, spinning off the road and ultimately hitting …

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Dez Bryant Headed to New Orleans, Will Face Cowboys This Month


November 7, 2018

Former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is apparently headed to New Orleans. NFL Insider Ian Rapoport tweeted Wednesday morning that the Saints were signing the free agent to a 1 year deal The Cowboys (3-5) released Bryant in April and he’s not played on a team since, despite talking with several teams. “His marathon wait has ended with a …

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Teen Killed, 4 Others Injured in Rollover Crash


November 7, 2018

A 15-year-old girl is dead and three other teenagers are hospitalized following a crash in Dallas Wednesday morning. Dallas Police say an SUV was traveling northbound on Westmoreland near Illinois Avenue at about 8:45am when it was clipped by a car crossing Westmoreland. Investigators say the collision caused the SUV to lose control, spinning off the road and ultimately hitting …

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Cook Children’s Warns Against Fake Fundraising Scam


November 7, 2018

Cook Children’s is warning residents against a fundraising scam that has been reported by several residents in the Fort Worth area. According to Cook Children’s, there have been solicitors going door-to-door asking residents for donations – this is a scam. In order to keep yourself from falling victim to this, or any other scams, here are some helpful tips provided …

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Jury deliberating sentence in Terry Thompson murder trial


November 7, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — The fate of Terry Thompson is now in the hands of a jury. Jurors began deliberating his punishment shortly before 11 a.m. on Wednesday. Judge Kelli Johnson instructed the jury to first decide whether the murder was done in sudden passion. If jurors decide Thompson killed Hernandez with sudden passion, he could face a reduced sentence …

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Ed Emmett blames straight-ticket voting for loss against newcomer Lina Hidalgo


November 7, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Democrat Lina Hidalgo, a first-time candidate for Harris County judge, unseated Republican Ed Emmett, who was looking to win his third term on Tuesday night. Emmett’s 11-year experience as county judge, getting Houston through Hurricane Harvey and the flood bond vote, was not enough to keep him in for another term. The long-term Harris County judge …

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Ed Emmett blames straight-ticket voting for loss against newcomer Lina Hidalgo


November 7, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Democrat Lina Hidalgo, a first-time candidate for Harris County judge, unseated Republican Ed Emmett, who was looking to win his third term on Tuesday night. Emmett’s 11-year experience as county judge, getting Houston through Hurricane Harvey and the flood bond vote, was not enough to keep in for another term. The long-term Harris County judge says …

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