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Samsung gives first glimpse of foldable phone


November 8, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO: Samsung unveiled its much-anticipated foldable phone in San Francisco on Wednesday, urging Android developers to start writing apps for it. The South Korean tech company needs to get the foldable phone right to reverse steep declines in profit for its mobile division and restore some of the cachet its brand has lost to Apple. Foldable phones promise the …

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Accused Tarrant County Child Molester Killed in Jail


November 8, 2018

One of the most notorious accused child molesters in Tarrant County history was killed in jail Wednesday, officials say. Clinton Simpson, 76, died of blunt force injuries of the head which he received in the Lon Evans Corrections Center in downtown Fort Worth, the Tarrant County Medical Examiner said. Simpson, of Keller, was arrested in 2007. Twelve children accused him of molesting them …

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First Possible Frost/Freeze of the Season


November 8, 2018

The calendar says November, but it will feel more like December in North Texas this coming weekend as a blast of arctic air arrives. This may bring us the coldest air of the season so far. A freeze watch is in effect for most of our counties to the north and west of DFW Saturday morning. Low temperatures will dip …

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized With 3 Broken Ribs After Fall


November 8, 2018

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has three broken ribs and is being monitored in a D.C. hospital after falling at her office at the court Wednesday night, officials said Thursday. The 85-year-old went home after the fall but went to George Washington University Hospital Thursday morning after experiencing discomfort, according to the court’s office of public information. “Tests showed …

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Teen Killed, 3 Other Students Injured in Rollover Crash


November 8, 2018

A 16-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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What we know about Thousand Oaks shooting suspect, Ian David Long


November 8, 2018

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — Ian David Long, 28, has been identified as the suspected gunman in the mass shooting at a Thousand Oaks nightclub. The shooting happened late Wednesday inside Borderline Bar & Grill. At least a dozen people were killed, including a sheriff’s sergeant, Ron Helus. None of the other victims have been identified Thursday morning, authorities said the …

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Astros’ Alex Bregman surprises waitress whose car was broken into


November 8, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — It is no doubt that Houston Astros’ Alex Bregman is the real MVP on the field, but a new episode posted to his YouTube page shows he’s also an MVP off the field too. In his latest episode, Houston’s third baseman went out with friends and only ordered water. But it’s the surprise after the bill arrived …

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What you need to know about Nutcracker Market


November 8, 2018

HOUSTON (KTRK) — The Nutcracker Market is a beloved annual tradition in the Bayou City. The 2018 shopping extravaganza runs from November 8 to 11 at NRG Center. GETTING THERE Parking is available at NRG Park for $12 per vehicle. Carpool to save money. Lyft is offering discounts to the Nutcracker Market. Riders can download the free app and enter …

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Nurse accused of giving illegal Botox injections at spa in Spring


November 8, 2018

SPRING, Texas (KTRK) — A 43-year-old woman has been charged after police say she was illegally injecting people with Botox and other products at a medspa in Spring. As police led Michelle Bogle out of Savvy Chic Medspa Tuesday, the nurse bowed her head, hiding her face under a white hooded sweatshirt. She was wearing purple scrubs and handcuffs on …

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US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg hospitalized after fracturing 3 ribs in fall


November 8, 2018

The Supreme Court says 85-year-old Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg fractured three ribs in a fall in her office at the court and is in the hospital. The court says the justice went to George Washington University Hospital in Washington early Thursday after experiencing discomfort overnight. The court says the fall occurred Wednesday evening. Ginsburg was admitted to the hospital for …

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