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Victim in Rapper’s Murder Trial Testifies His Girlfriend Set Him Up


July 18, 2019

Jurors in the Tarrant County capital murder trial of a popular rapper on Wednesday heard from the victim’s roommate who testified he was set up by his own girlfriend. The artist, Taymor McIntyre, is better known as Tay-K 47. He’s charged with participating in a robbery and murder during a home invasion in Mansfield three years ago. The house belonged …

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5 Ways to Keep Your Heart Healthy This Fall


July 18, 2019

The heart does the most physical work of any muscle and beats around 100,000 times a day. It is constantly working hard and it’s important that you don’t make it work harder than it needs to. Read below to find out 5 things you can do to help keep your heart healthy this fall. Set goals for yourself. Be sure to …

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U.S. to send troops to Saudi Arabia over Iran crisis, CNN says


July 18, 2019

The U.S. is preparing to send 500 troops to Saudi Arabia in response to rising tensions with Iran, CNN reported, citing unidentified defense officials. They will be based at the Prince Sultan air base and are part of the additional 1,000 troops the Pentagon announced last month it was sending to the Middle East, CNN said. The U.S. chose the …

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Deer Park motorists should prepare for heavier traffic


July 18, 2019

The city of Deer Park is alerting motorists to expect heavier traffic beginning Tuesday, July 23 and continuing through the weekend of July 27-28 because of the Pony International Girls Softball World Series and the Pony South Zone Bronco Baseball Tournament. From July 23-27, the series will include events at Abshier Stadium, 710 W San Augustine St.; the Girls Softball …

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Suspect in West University Place Chase Bank apprehended, confesses


July 18, 2019

The suspect from a robbery at the Chase Bank in the 4000 block of BellaireBoulevard in West University Place was taken into custody on Friday, July 12, and later confessed. The robbery occurred around 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 11. Reportedly, the suspect entered the bank, where he handed the teller a note that demanded money and then fled with an …

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Deputies: Florida man tied up wife’s lover, cut off penis


July 18, 2019

BELL, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man held his wife’s lover at gunpoint, cut off the man’s penis and fled with it. News outlets report 49-year-old Alex Bonilla was arrested hours later on charges including aggravated assault. The Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office released a statement Tuesday that said Bonilla broke into his neighbor’s home Sunday, tied the neighbor …

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Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’ faces sentencing today


July 18, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Will the notorious Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo go quietly? For Joaquin Guzman, that’s the biggest question at his sentencing in New York City on Wednesday. The highly-anticipated hearing could be his last chance to speak publicly before spending the rest of his life behind bars at a maximum security U.S. prison Guzman, 62, …

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Woman slain in possible road rage shooting was generous wife, mother


July 18, 2019

A fatal shooting possibly linked to a road rage incident took the life of a Katy area woman who was dedicated to helping others, including people in need in her Caribbean homeland, her family said Wednesday. Saron James’ relatives described her as a generous and godly woman who often sent barrels of goods to her native St. Vincent Island as …

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Police searching for two vehicles linked to Cleveland shooting that left teenager dead


July 18, 2019

Cleveland Police are asking for the public’s help locating two vehicles believed to be involved in a shooting that left a 17-year-old teenage boy dead Wednesday. The shooting was reported around 2:15 p.m. at the H-E-B gas station located at Truly Plaza in Cleveland, according to Cleveland Police Captain Scott Felts. According to Felts, a 17-year-old Hispanic male was shot …

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