Supporters hold signs to call on bringing home of U.S. citizen Alan Gross who is currently being held in a Cuban prison, during a rally at the Lafayette Park outside the White House December 3, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

U.S. & Cuba Seek To Normalize Relations

The United States and Cuba will start talks on normalizing full diplomatic relations, marking the most significant shift in U.S. policy toward the communist island in decades.

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Aggies Could Rename Building For Perry

Gov. Rick Perry could get a building named for him at the campus where he graduated in 1972. Texas A&M will consider changing the name of the Academic Building.

8 hours ago

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Garland Police Chase Suspect Into Arlington

A high-speed police chase ended with a crash early Wednesday. Authorities chased a suspected motorcycle thief for around 45 minutes, from Garland into Arlington.

9 hours ago

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Man Shot & Dumped At 7-Eleven In Rowlett

A man was seriously wounded after being shot and dumped into the parking lot of a 7-Eleven store in Rowlett early Wednesday. Police have arrested two teenage suspects.

9 hours ago

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Silver Alert Issued For Missing Coriscana Man

Police in Corsicana have issued a Silver Alert for a missing 77-year-old man. Barry Eugene Daniel was last seen late Tuesday night, and could pose a threat to his own safety.

9 hours ago

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Jurors Sentence Kaufman Co. Murderer Eric Williams To Death

After spending Tuesday night in sequester, jurors in the Eric Williams murder trial sentenced the convicted killer to death on Wednesday morning.

11 hours ago

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Passenger Recalls Severe Turbulence On Plane

Passengers on an American Airlines jet were forced to land in Japan after severe turbulence struck the plane shortly after it took off from Seoul, South Korea.

11 hours ago

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Confrontation Results In Murder Charge For Teen

A confrontation in Denton has led to a murder charge for a 16-year-old and the death of a 21-year-old man.

21 hours ago

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AA Passenger Recounts Turbulent Flight From South Korea

A Dallas attorney was aboard American Airlines Flight 280 that encountered severe air turbulence Tuesday shortly after taking off from Seoul, South Korea.

21 hours ago

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Pilar Sanders Jailed For Contempt In Child Custody Case

Deion Sanders’ ex-wife Pilar has been sentenced by a Collin County Judge to spend seven days in jail.

12/16/2014

While George Bush was serving as the governor of Texas, brother Jeb Bush was serving as the governor of Florida.

Jeb Bush To ‘Actively Explore’ Run For President

It’s an announcement that is certain to reverberate throughout Republican politics.

12/16/2014

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Wife: Accused Kaufman Co. DA Murderer Was Gleeful After Killings

In chilling detail, a woman accused of murder told a courtroom how her husband joyfully planned and carried out the murders of an East Texas district attorney, his wife and the DA’s top prosecutor.

CBS 11–12/16/2014