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Familes and Children Held In U.S. Customs and Border Protection Processing Facility

Gov’t Closing Emergency Child Immigrant Shelters

The U.S. government is closing emergency shelters at military base shelters in Texas, Oklahoma and California being used to temporarily house unaccompanied immigrant children

08/04/2014

An image grab taken from AFP TV shows a Kenyan woman coming out of an air vent where she was hiding during an attack by masked gunmen at a shopping mall in Nairobi on September 21, 2013. Masked attackers stormed the packed upmarket shopping mall in Nairobi, spraying gunfire and killing at least 30 people and wounding dozens more before holing themselves up in the complex. (credit: Nichole Sobecki/AFP/Getty Images)

Kenyan Forces Rescue Hostages From Mall Attack

A Kenyan military assault on the Somali-based, al-Qaida-linked group al-Shabab who were holding hostages at a shopping mall in Nairobi may have broken the standoff.

09/22/2013

Arrest photo of Azeez Ahmed, charged with Tampering with a Government Record after weapons and suspected forged documents were found in his vehicle in Hurst. (credit: Hurst Police Dept.)

Alleged Forgeries In Hurst Lead To Arrest Of Former U.S. Soldier

A former U.S. soldier is officially under arrest after North Texas police discovered forged documents and weapons in his truck. For now, Azeez Ahmed is facing state charges of tampering with a governmental record.

CBSDFW.COM–10/02/2012

James Fitch

Uranium Illness Leaves Veteran Without A Doctor

James Fitch worked in the 1960s extracting uranium for nuclear weapons. He now struggles every day just to take a simple breath.

07/12/2012

Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) answers questions during a press conference regarding the omnibus spending bill on Capitol Hill December 15, 2010 in Washington, DC. Cornyn said he would vote against the bill in its current form. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Sen. John Cornyn “Raising Taxes Should Be Off The Table”

With just four weeks remaining to raise the debt limit before the government goes into default, both sides continue to hold their ground.

07/05/2011