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Texas, Indiana Police Retrace Suspected Serial Killer’s Steps

Investigators in two states were reviewing unsolved murders and missing person reports after the arrest of an Indiana man who confessed to strangling one woman, told police where to find six more bodies and hinted at a serial killing spree over two decades.

10/21/2014

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Gov. Perry Announces North Texas Ebola Treatment Facility

Texas Governor Rick Perry was in Dallas today to announce a new plan to bring together key medical resources in the battle against the deadly ebola virus.

10/21/2014

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Meetings Begin To Discuss Texas High-Speed Rail Line

A series of meetings kick off on Tuesday to address a potential $10 billion high-speed passenger rail line connecting Dallas and Houston.

10/21/2014

(L-R) Javier Hernandez, Joseph Sisk, William Sisk, Rocksan Winterberg (Image via Tarrant Co. D.A.)

Fort Worth Foursome Sentenced In Murder, Attempted Cover-Up

Four Fort Worth individuals were sentenced to prison for their roles in a July 2012 murder and attempted cover-up.

10/20/2014

Clint Trickett #9 of the West Virginia Mountaineers directs the offense in the first half against the Baylor Bears  during the game on October 18, 2014 at Mountaineer Field in Morgantown, West Virginia.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Upsets Leave Big 12’s College Playoff Chances In Peril

Upsets like West Virginia beating Baylor and Kansas State surprising Oklahoma have again made the conference impossible to ignore during the regular season.

10/20/2014

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Police: Former Texas Man To Be Charged In Indiana Deaths

A police chief in northwestern Indiana says that a man believed to be involved in the slayings of seven women is from Texas.

10/20/2014

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Toyota Adds 247K Vehicles To Air Bag Recall

Toyota is recalling 247,000 vehicles in high-humidity areas as an air bag problem that has plagued most of the auto industry continues to widen.

10/20/2014

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Archie Manning Steps Away From College Playoff Committee

Archie Manning is taking a leave of absence from the College Football Playoff selection committee, which will not replace him this season and go forward with 12 members as it chooses four semifinalists for the first time.

10/20/2014

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Dallas Ebola Scare Impacts Local Businesses

Despite repeated attempts from health officials and local leaders to calm concerns over Ebola in Dallas the paranoia continues, and now it’s taking a toll on local businesses.

10/17/2014

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Texas Jobless Rate Eases To 5.2 Percent In September

The Texas unemployment rate declined slightly to 5.2 percent in September as the state’s seasonally adjusted civilian labor force topped 13 million for the first time, the Texas Workforce Commission reported Friday.

10/17/2014

Luis Erasmo Torres (mugshot via Forth Worth Police Dept.)

Marine Reservist Sentenced To 45 Years For Fatally Stabbing Teen Girlfriend

North Texas prosecutors say a 20-year-old man has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for fatally stabbing his teenage girlfriend after she told him she no longer wanted to date him.

10/17/2014

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Patient ‘Screened’ For Ebola At Baylor, Testing Not Confirmed

On Friday morning Baylor Hospital in Dallas confirmed a patient with ‘Ebola similar symptoms’ also triggered a positive verbal screening questionnaire.

10/17/2014

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