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Takata Truck Explosion Kills Texas Woman

Takata Truck Explosion Kills Texas Woman

Air bag maker Takata Corp.'s troubles worsened Monday as the company confirmed that a truck carrying its inflators and a volatile chemical exploded last week in a Texas border town, killing a woman and injuring...

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Italy Quake Survivors Outraged Over Gov't Funeral Plan

Italy Quake Survivors Outraged Over Gov't Funeral Plan

Italian quake survivors rebelled in anger Monday over the government's plan to hold a state funeral for their loved ones in an airport hangar in a distant town, where scores of bodies are being kept in...

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Texas AP High School Football Poll

Texas AP High School Football Poll

Here is The Associated Press high school poll.

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Huma Abedin Announces Separation From Anthony Weiner

Huma Abedin Announces Separation From Anthony Weiner

Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin announced Monday that she was separating from her husband, former congressman and onetime New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. "After long and painful consideration...

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 02:18 PM CDT

Six Slightly Hurt in Shotgun Blast During Robbery

Six Slightly Hurt in Shotgun Blast During Robbery

Lubbock police say six people were slightly hurt after being shot during a robbery as they walked along a street.

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Austin Police Use Social Media to Recruit Future Officers

Austin Police Use Social Media to Recruit Future Officers

Austin police have credited use of social media and information sessions for women with helping attract more potential officers.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 02:13 PM CDT

Lubbock Settles Police Hiring Discrimination US Lawsuit

Lubbock Settles Police Hiring Discrimination US Lawsuit

A West Texas city has settled a 2015 federal lawsuit that alleged police discriminated against Hispanics and women in hiring entry-level officers.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 02:12 PM CDT

Truck Explodes, Kills Texas Woman; Takata Troubles Worsen

Truck Explodes, Kills Texas Woman; Takata Troubles Worsen

Air bag maker Takata Corp.'s troubles worsened Monday as the company confirmed that a truck carrying its inflators and a volatile chemical exploded last week in a Texas border town, killing a woman and injuring...

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 02:06 PM CDT

Orlando Theme Parks Offer Bug Spray to Ease Zika Fears

Orlando Theme Parks Offer Bug Spray to Ease Zika Fears

Florida's major theme parks are now offering free bug repellent to visitors as concerns about mosquito-transmitted Zika virus mount. Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort and SeaWorld Orlando on...

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 01:47 PM CDT

Two Existing Drugs Might Stop Zika Infection

Two Existing Drugs Might Stop Zika Infection

A drug already on the market to treat worm infections and another being tested against liver diseases may also help treat Zika virus infections, researchers reported Monday. The findings are a rare bit of good...

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