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Man fatally shot outside Arlington home


April 16, 2019

A man died Monday afternoon after he was found shot outside his Arlington home in the city’s third slaying in less than 24 hours, police say. Officers responded about 3:45 p.m. to a shooting call and found the victim in front of a home in the 600 block of Rosarita Road, near La Frontera Trail, with apparent gunshot wounds. Juriah …

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Police search for hit-and-run driver who killed pedestrian in Fort Worth


April 16, 2019

Fort Worth police are searching for a vehicle in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a pedestrian last week. Michael Corrigan, 27, was struck about 6 a.m. Thursday as he walked in the 500 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Freeway, Fort Worth police said. He was taken to John Peter Smith Hospital and died of his injuries. According to police, there …

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Motorcyclist dies in W. Houston crash while fleeing wreck: HPD


April 16, 2019

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Police say a motorcyclist trying to get away from a wreck died when she crashed while being followed by a driver behind a west Houston grocery store. According to Houston police, the deadly crash happened around 6 p.m. in the area of Voss and San Felipe. A female driver of a sedan at the scene told …

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Shirtless teen arrested after wrestling fake alligator in mall


April 16, 2019

MIAMI, Florida (KTRK) — A shirtless teenager wrestled a fake alligator, but the charges against him are real. Police say it was a social media stunt. Gianny Sosa-Hernandez, 18, performed wrestling moves with a fake alligator on display at a mall. Sosa-Hernandez has been charged with criminal mischief. Sosa-Hernandez was also arrested last week for trying to perform the same …

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Kroger launching driverless delivery robots in Houston this spring


April 16, 2019

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Walking into Kroger to get your groceries could be a thing of the past, starting this spring. Two Houston stores will soon see deliveries brought curbside from a driverless robotic car. Busy mom Patricia Donnelly thinks the cars could be the best way to get time back with her family. “I do have three kids, I work …

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April 14-20: Historically, America’s most tragedy-filled week


April 16, 2019

Americans this week are remembering the anniversaries of the plant explosion in West, Texas and the bombing of the Boston Marathon. However, the span of April 14-20 is one that has been filled with tragedies throughout American history. Globally, April 15 will be remembered as the day one of the world’s most famous cathedrals burned in Paris See these other horrific …

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See inside the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral


April 16, 2019

Photos taken at Notre Dame Cathedral offer a glimpse inside the cathedral’s sanctuary and roof structure, offering some hope — but a newly-released aerial image of the roof show widespread damage. One French official and the Paris fire chief say they think Notre Dame Cathedral’s landmark rectangular towers have been saved from the fire that caused horrific damage, but the …

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Massive fire engulfs beloved Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris


April 16, 2019

PARIS (AP) — A catastrophic fire engulfed the upper reaches of Paris’ soaring Notre Dame Cathedral as it was undergoing renovations Monday, threatening one of the greatest architectural treasures of the Western world as tourists and Parisians looked on aghast from the streets below. The blaze collapsed the cathedral’s spire and spread to one of its landmark rectangular towers, but …

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