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Shiver Me Timbers! New Signs Pirates Liked Booty — And Books

Shiver Me Timbers! New Signs Pirates Liked Booty — And Books

Dead men tell no tales, but there's new evidence that somebody aboard the pirate Blackbeard's flagship harbored books among the booty. In an unusual find, researchers have discovered shreds of paper bearing...

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Speeding Car Goes Airborne, Plows Into 2nd Floor of Building in SoCal

Speeding Car Goes Airborne, Plows Into 2nd Floor of Building in SoCal

A car wound up on the second floor of a building in Orange County after hitting a median on the street.

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Death of UPenn Student Investigated as Act of Rage: Report

Death of UPenn Student Investigated as Act of Rage: Report

The death of a 19-year-old University of Pennsylvania student who was stabbed nearly two dozen times and whose body was found buried in a shallow grave at a California park is being investigated as an act of...

Monday, Jan 1, 2018 at 05:01 PM CST

Year in Review: Top Stories and Events of 2017

Year in Review: Top Stories and Events of 2017

The case of Shavon Randle was the most-read news story on NBCDFW.com for 2017.

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Police Name Suspect in Wounding of 4 South Carolina Officers

Police Name Suspect in Wounding of 4 South Carolina Officers

Four law enforcement officers, including three sheriff's deputies, were shot and wounded after responding to a domestic call in South Carolina early Tuesday.

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Disgraced Sports Doctor Nassar Faces Dozens of His Victims

Disgraced Sports Doctor Nassar Faces Dozens of His Victims

One of the dozens of victims expected to testify at the sentencing hearing of a disgraced former Michigan sports doctor on Tuesday described the sexual abuse Larry Nassar inflicted on her as a child and...

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Dow Rockets Above 26,000 for the First Time

Dow Rockets Above 26,000 for the First Time

The Dow Jones industrial average surged 220 points at the open raising the index above 26,000 for the first time, CNBC reported. The 30-stock index was boosted by gains in UnitedHealth and Merck. Stocks have...

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Despite Doping Scandals, Olympic Fever Grips Russian Cinemas

Despite Doping Scandals, Olympic Fever Grips Russian Cinemas

Russia's going crazy for the Olympics. The 1972 Olympics. Even as the Russian team faces up to being barred from next month's Winter Games for doping offenses, audiences are flocking to see a movie about Soviet...

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UK Police Say Death of Dolores O'Riordan Is Not Suspicious

UK Police Say Death of Dolores O'Riordan Is Not Suspicious

The death of The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan is not being treated as suspicious, British police said Tuesday. A friend said the singer sounded excited and "full of life" just hours before her...

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Melania Trump's Style Evokes Europe Roots, Not America First

Melania Trump's Style Evokes Europe Roots, Not America First

Slovenian-born Melania Trump has been unafraid to go against her husband's "America First" agenda and stay true to her roots, if there's a message to be taken from her bold, foreign-flavored wardrobe in...

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