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Amazon Deliveryman Follows Doormat’s Request to Hide Packages

When an Amazon deliveryman went to lay a package outside a front door in Haslet, he followed the orders of the doormat that lay outside the door. The mat reads “Please hide packages from husband!” Without hesitation, the deliveryman hides the package out of view of the front door and walks off. That package belongs to Vanessa O’Shea and she …

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North Texas Attorney Fought for Clemency for Woman Freed by Trump

On Wednesday President Trump commuted the sentence of Alice Johnson, a 63-year-old grandmother serving a life sentence for nonviolent drug and money laundering charges. One of Johnson’s attorneys and staunchest legal advocates is Brittany Barnett, a former SMU law student advocating on behalf of federal inmates like Johnson through the Buried Alive Project. “They are buried alive. Life without parole …

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American Airlines Beginning New Seasonal Flights from DFW-International

American Airlines is beginning new nonstop, seasonal flights to Iceland and Las Vegas. The airline is commemorating the new flight to Reykjavik, Iceland – the country’s capital and largest city – with a special gate event featuringan ice sculpture, traditional Icelandic food and Iceland-inspired music. The new route, running from June through late-October, will be flown on a 176-seat Boeing …

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North Texas Home to the Hottest Property on the Internet

Usually the most popular properties are beach-front mansions in California or loft apartments in New York City, but not this week. Realtor.com reported the most popular property on its website, during the last week of May, was nowhere close to an ocean or even located in a big city. It was a barn in Texas. The barn, a high-end mix of …

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Children Severely Injured in Guatemala Eruption Arrive in Texas for Treatment

Six children severely injured in the Guatemala Volcano of Fire eruption arrived in Texas for treatment early Thursday morning. According to KPRC, a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III aircraft landed in Galveston, where the children will be treated at Shriners Hospital for Children. An aeromedical evacuation team watched over the patients as they made the 2-hour flight. The names …

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Accused Italy High School shooter will be tried as adult in school shooting

The suspect, Chad Padilla, faces two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. ELLIS COUNTY, Texas — The teenager accused of shooting and injuring two others at Italy High School earlier this year will be tried as an adult. The suspect, 16-year-old Chad Padilla, faces two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. During a hearing at the …

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Missing man from Richardson found safe

n April, Jeffery Combs moved from the family’s home in Indianapolis to Richardson, Texas. A missing 27-year-old man from Richardson has been found safe, according to police and family members. Authorities didn’t reveal further details. Jeffrey Combs’ family traveled 15 hours from Indiana to Dallas this week to search for their loved one. “He’s a mama’s boy, and this is …

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UPS Union Votes to Strike If Necessary

The online retail community and consumers are watching negotiations between United Parcel Service (UPS) and their workers’ union closely as a deadline for a new contact nears in late July. “UPS and UPS Freight Teamsters have approved giving their respective negotiating committees the right to call a strike, if necessary,” a post on the UPS Rising Facebook page said. According …

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McKinney North parents call for metal detectors after student suicide

A newly formed parent and student group from McKinney North High School are calling on their school district to add metal detectors to all high school campuses. A newly formed parent and student group from McKinney North High School are calling on their school district to add metal detectors to all high school campuses. The private Facebook group started Friday …

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How to Protect Your Tires in the Texas Heat

Auto experts say tires are one of the most important parts on your vehicle. Yet, they’re often neglected. That’s according to Chaz Morris at Discount Tire. He said it’s easy for drivers to forget about their precious wheels, which could pose a big problem during the hot weather months. “When we see those hundred degree stretches, it can definitely put …

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