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Dallas-area man gets 50 years for producing child porn

A Dallas-area man must serve 50 years in federal prison for exploiting several youngsters and producing child pornography.

Lawyer: Ex-guard falsified log in Sandra Bland's death

An attorney in the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the mother of Sandra Bland, who died last summer in a Texas jail after being arrested, says an ex-jail guard told him in a deposition he falsified jail log entries.

Texas cemetery promises changes after discrimination claim

A South Texas cemetery is promising not to discriminate when it provides burial services after cemetery officials earlier refused to bury a Hispanic man.

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Texas makes deal on first election under weaker voter ID law

Texas has struck a deal on new voter ID rules for the first election since a federal appeals court this week ruled that the state's ballot-box restrictions are discriminatory.


Woman joins federal lawsuit against Baylor University

A woman has joined a federal lawsuit against Baylor University accusing the school of doing nothing to help her and others after they reported being sexually assaulted on or near campus.

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Tyrek Coger

Medical examiner: OSU basketball player died from enlarged heart

The Oklahoma State Medical Examiner's Office says Oklahoma State basketball player Tyrek Coger died from an enlarged heart and that the manner of death was natural.

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Boy Scouts

Survivors of Boy Scout canoe trip mourn deaths of 2 campers

Survivors of a Texas Boy Scout troop's adventure trip to the pristine canoe country along the Minnesota-Canadian border are grieving over the deaths of a 13-year-old boy and a 39-year-old woman volunteer.

2nd Wichita Falls worker dies after exposed to poison gas

A second North Texas municipal worker has died after being exposed to poisonous gas while not wearing protective gear for breathing.

NFL to review allegations against Cowboys No. 1 pick Elliott

The NFL says it is reviewing domestic violence allegations against Dallas Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliott.

Death investigation

4th suicide in a month recorded at Texas county jail

Bexar County authorities say an inmate has died in an apparent suicide, making him the fourth inmate at the county jail to die within a month.

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Tracking upper 90s for Sunday then a weather pattern change Monday

The heat will continue to stay cranked up through Monday before temperatures cool down and a chance for showers return.