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Branson mourns for 17 killed in sinking of packed duck boat

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Dive teams will resume searching for five people still missing after a tourist boat capsized and sank in a southwestern Missouri lake. More>>

Garza County: Woman leaves animals covered in feces, faces jail time for puppy mill

A Post woman has been accused of running a puppy mill, leaving sixty dogs neglected.  A warrant identifies Shelia Proctor as the owner of these animals. 

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High Point Village golf tournament to expand programs for special needs students

High Point Village teaches nearly 150 individuals with special needs each year. It's a place for them to fine tune social skills and build confidence, but there is more demand than there is room to accept new students.

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Very hot weekend, changes next week Video included

We have a few more dangerously hot afternoons upcoming before a slight break and maybe even some rain. 

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Power outage in Wolfforth

A power outage is affecting Wolfforth. If you need emergency help call Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office at 806-775-1480 or 911.

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PrimeWest Mortgage names Piland president

Allyn Piland has been named President of PrimeWest Mortgage, effective September 1.

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Lubbock County burn ban ends

Lubbock County leaders allowed the county's burn ban to expire Friday morning.

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Mexican national arrested after short chase near Lubbock

A man is jailed after leading law enforcement on a short chase southeast of Lubbock Thursday evening.

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Friday, Wine Day! Video included

Mary Wilmeth brings "Mary's Voigner" which is one of several bottles available for tasting and pairing at the 2018 Terry County Vineyard Festival.

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Booth and tent space remaining for Fall Arts and Crafts Festival

The Lubbock Municipal Garden and Arts Center (GAC) currently has booth and tent space available for talented artists and craftspeople to participate in the 48th Annual Fall Arts and Crafts Festival, an event to be held Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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Three sequels open in Lubbock theaters this weekend Video included

Sequels to "Mamma Mia," "The Equalizer" and "Unfriended" open this weekend. FOX34's James Eppler has the rundown

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Digital media use may prompt the onset of ADHD in teens

Teenagers need to dial down the use of digital media, according to a new study. 

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Look Around Lubbock: CycleBar anniversary Video included

CycleBar Lubbock has been serving Lubbock for two years...

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5 things to know: Friday

5 things to know: Friday; Telemedicine set to reshape rural health care, Family House opens doors to expecting, homeless women, UPDATE: Plainview Police respond to fatal train crash, Lubbock Congressman says food stamp reform is priority, Trump-Putin II:Planning fall event in aftermath of Helsinki

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Jodey Arrington mourns death of former city councilman David Nelson

Lubbock Congressman Jodey Arrington shared his grief over the death of former city councilman, David Nelson. 

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Lubbock Congressman says food stamp reform is priority

Lubbock Congressman Jodey Arrington says food stamp reform is a priority for resolving differences in the farm bills. House Speaker Paul Ryan selected him for the conference committee and said he's become a passionate leader and a champion for agriculture. 

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The Latest: Police: 3 detained in bank robbery shooting

Police have detained three people in connection with a shooting during an attempted robbery at a North Texas bank.   

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Telemedicine set to reshape rural health care Video included

With the simple click of a button health care advise can be administered through a computer screen. 

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Family House opens doors to expecting, homeless women Video included

A big change happened for an eleven-day-old baby, her mom and dad. They went from being homeless, to sleeping with a roof over their heads. Family Promise of Lubbock opened it's doors to the Spirit House. It's a shelter for two families, that caters specifically to pregnant women.

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Texas to become third largest oil producing region

Texas is set to surpass Iraq and Iran as the third largest oil producing region in the world according to Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation.

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Scammers target LP&L customers

The Lubbock Police Department would like to remind community members to stay vigilant against possible phone scams. Today, the City of Lubbock has received several reports of scammers claiming to be Lubbock Power and Light employees who threatened to disconnect services if an immediate payment was not made by the customer.

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Governor Abbott, Department of Justice Announce $1 million grant following Santa Fe shooting

Governor Greg Abbott and the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) today announced a $1 million grant for overtime expenses of law enforcement officers involved in the response efforts after the shooting at Santa Fe High School. 

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Texas husband and wife and Texas attorney indicted for conspiring to defraud the US

A federal a grand jury sitting in Fort Worth, Texas returned an indictment yesterday charging a husband and wife and a Texas attorney with conspiring to defraud the United States and separately charging the husband and wife with tax evasion, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and U.S. Attorney Erin Nealy Cox for the Northern District of Texas.

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UPDATE: Plainview Police respond to fatal train crash

Early Thursday morning officers of the Plainview Police Department were dispatched to North Columbia and Interstate 27 involving a train and a pedestrian. 

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Second occupant of July 6 crash dies from injuries

Following a crash on Monday July 6, 2018, the Texas Department of Public Safety said Darrel Jerome Johnson, 50, has died. 

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TTUHSC Public Health Program receives accreditation

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Masters of Public Health (MPH) program received accreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health.

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5 things to know: Thursday

5 things to know: Thursday; Former Lubbock City Council member David Nelson killed in bicycle crash, High profile death a reminder for motorist to share the road with cyclists, UPDATE: LPD search for suspect involved in SWAT standoff, Texas Tech helps Ag producers have a sustainable operation through an online tool, Amid harsh criticism, Trump tries a tougher tone on Russia

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UPDATE: LPD search for suspect involved in SWAT standoff

The Lubbock Police Department is investigating an altercation that led to shots fired in the 2400 block of East 10th Street Wednesday night. At this time, the suspect has not been located.

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High profile death a reminder for motorist to share the road with cyclists Video included

Former Lubbock City Councilman and County Court of Law Judge elect David Nelson's death Wednesday morning while he was on a bike ride is now serving as a reminder for motorist to share the road with cyclist.

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Texas Tech helps Ag producers have a sustainable operation through an online tool Video included

Tech researchers have been collecting data through the calculator, for several years, testing various projects.  

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United Family to host school supply drive

The United Family® is again partnering with Lubbock-area school districts to host a school supply drive for local students in need. 

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EXIT Realty of Lubbock partners with Habitat to build home

Homeownership for someone will become a reality thanks to the partnership between EXIT Realty of Lubbock and Habitat for Humanity Lubbock.  

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Congressman Jodey Arrington selected to serve on Farm Bill Conference Committee

Today, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan appointed Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) to serve on the bicameral, bipartisan conference committee established to resolve the differences between the House and Senate versions of the 2018 Farm Bill. 

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DPS Criminal Investigation Agents arrest 3 suspects following drug transaction

Wednesday afternoon around 1:30 p.m. the Texas Department of Public Safety Criminal Investigation Agents observed a possible drug transaction in the area of 49th Street and Avenue U. 

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NM State Police Agents go to Oklahoma to solve a homicide

On Saturday, June 23, 2018, New Mexico State Police uniformed officers in Gallup received a call that a male subject had jumped out of a vehicle and was wounded on Interstate 40 eastbound exit 44. 

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Tip leads to Texas 10 Most Wanted sex offender in Houston

A tip has led to the Houston arrest of a man on the Texas 10 Most Wanted sex offenders list who had been on the run for two years. 

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Lubbock Chamber cheers U.S. Department of Labor roll back of persuader rule

Lubbock Chamber of Commerce officials touted another victory against regulatory overreach today as the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) repealed the previous Administration’s changes to Persuader Rule regulations. 

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Former Lubbock City Council member David Nelson killed in bicycle crash Video included

Texas Department of Public Safety identifies 67-year-old John David Nelson as the man killed during an early-morning fatal crash between a bike and a truck. 

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Look Around Lubbock: Lubbock Lake Landmark Video included

The Lubbock Lake Landmark is hosting Archaeology in Action: Family Day on Saturday, July 21st from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m...

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UPDATE: Bicyclist killed by oncoming vehicle identified

A bicyclist was traveling west bound on FM 41, when a Ford pickup traveling also west bound struck the bicyclist from behind.  The bicyclist was transported to UMC where he was later pronounced deceased.

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5 things to know: Wednesday

5 things to know: Wednesday; Lubbock teen indicted for fatal shooting in July 2017, Saharan dust settles over Texas, Stem cells from wisdom teeth could save your life, Virgin Mary's "tears" in Hobbs church determined to be olive oil, Trump backs off siding with Russia over US intelligence

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Saharan dust settles over Texas Video included

If you are noticing lower visibility, the dust you are seeing is not from New Mexico or anywhere else on this side of the world.  

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Man accused of stabbing girlfriend in her back in April 2017 on trial

A defendant on trial is accused of stabbing his girlfriend in the back in April of last year. 

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Carillon and Alzheimer's Association offer free "I'm Still Here" educational program

Carillon Life Care Community is expanding its educational opportunities to those interested in learning on how to properly care for and understand people who suffer from alzheimer's and dementia related behavior. 

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Stem cells from wisdom teeth could save your life Video included

Most people have to get their wisdom teeth out, thinking it is nothing more than just getting rid of their final set of molars. However, those teeth could potentially save your life. 

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FDA issuing recall of medications containing valsartan

The Federal Drug Administration is issuing a voluntary recall of several medications that contain the active ingredient valsartan.

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Cannon Air Force Base to be given jurisdiction to prosecute death of a Cannon airman

Ninth Judicial District Attorney, Andrea Reeb, announced today that Cannon Air Force Base will be given jurisdiction to prosecute the death of a Cannon airman. 

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Man pulls gun at Rise and Shine Donuts, indicted for aggravated robbery

Grand jurors indicted Jorge Osuna, 44, for aggravated robbery. 

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Alliance Credit Union breaking ground on new corporate headquarters

Alliance one of the largest credit unions in West Texas is breaking ground on its new corporate headquarters. 

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Lubbock teen indicted for fatal shooting in July 2017

The Lubbock grand jury indicts a 17-year-old suspect for a shooting on Independence Day last year.

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Fatal crash on State Road 128 in Lea County

Monday evening around 6:00 p.m. the New Mexico State Police investigated a fatal crash on State Road 128 around mile post 20 between Loving and Jal.  

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Texas Tech Ring of Honor member Gabe Riveram, dies at 57

Gabe Rivera, the Texas Tech Ring of Honor member known by fans as “Señor Sack” throughout his Red Raider career, passed away late Monday night at the age of 57. 

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Man pulled knife on LPD officers, arrest warrant for aggravated assault served

An arrest warrant for aggravated assault on a peace officer has been served for Shawn Boyett, 34, in connection to a domestic disturbance Monday evening. 

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StarCare to host ‘Mental Health First Aid’ training

MHFA is for the general public, including clergy, educators, law enforcement, medical staff, school personnel, and anyone who wants to learn how to help someone experiencing a mental health challenge. 

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Texas Tech University achieves top-10 percent honor in top universities for international students

Earning a national ranking regardless of the criteria is a notable achievement, and Texas Tech University has fared well in a variety of rankings recently.

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Buddy Holly Center "Repurposed" Exhibition coming to a close

The Buddy Holly Center will host a gallery talk and closing reception accompanying the Repurposed exhibition on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.

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Look Around Lubbock: Wanderlust Pastry Video included

Wanderlust Pastry is owned by Amanda Hall, a local pastry chef. Wanderlust Pastry takes custom orders for cakes...

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Lubbock-Cooper High School names new band director

Nicole Baxter has been named director of the Lubbock-Cooper High School "Pirate Pride" band. Baxter was promoted to this position after serving three years as assistant band director at LCHS.

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South Plains Food Bank in need of volunteers

The South Plains Food Bank is seeking the community’s help in their 2,500 apple-tree orchard on Saturday, July 21, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

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FOX34 Corner Kitchen: jicama home fries Video included

Registered Dietitian Brenda Duby makes lower calorie home fries by using an alternative to potatoes. 

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5 things to know: Tuesday

5 things to know: Tuesday; UPDATED: Man pulls knife on police officer, police shoot suspect, Citizens Tower to attract business, retail and living, Lubbock educators to implement new safety protocols, Trump returns from summit with Putin to forceful criticism, Hawaii lava explosion injures boat of tourists

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Man convicted of hate crime, arson in Texas mosque torching

A federal jury convicts a defendant on a hate crime charge for burning a mosque in Victoria.  

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3rd worker dies weeks after hospital explosion in Texas

A third worker has died after being injured in an explosion last month at a hospital in Central Texas. Officials say 30-year-old Wilber Dimas died Sunday, more than two weeks after the June 26 explosion at Coryell Memorial Hospital in Gatesville. 

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Lubbock Fire Marshals charge suspect with arson

Lubbock Fire Marshals charge a suspect with arson after a fire at the Executive Inn near 44th and Q. 

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'I Love U Guys' expands Lubbock ISD safety protocols

In Governor Abbott's School and Firearm Safety Action Plan, he mentioned a foundation called "I love U Guys". It helps districts develop a standard response protocol in case of any emergency.  

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UPDATED: Man pulls knife on police officer, police shoot suspect Video included

Lubbock Police shot a suspect who pulled a knife on an officer Monday afternoon, according to an LPD media release. 

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Citizens Tower to attract business, retail and living

The purpose of Citizens Tower is to bring together all city employees, into a single building. But the city hopes it provides more than just the building by attracting business and living. 

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Amazon's Prime Day runs into snags swiftly

Amazon's website has run into some snags quickly on its much-hyped Prime Day.    

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City of Lubbock Health Department to host Summer Health Festival

The City of Lubbock Health Department is joining with area agencies to celebrate summer. Come out to the Maggie Trejo Supercenter for our Summer Health Festival! We will have indoor and outdoor activities, games and crafts for kids of all ages, provided by city departments and local agencies.

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Woman arrested, charged with acting as Russian agent in US

Federal authorities have arrested a Russian woman accused of conspiring to infiltrate American political organizations, including a gun-rights group, at the direction of a senior Kremlin official. That's according to court papers unsealed Monday in Washington. 

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San Antonio store owner's killer set for execution

A 34-year-old Texas prisoner facing execution this week says there's no question he fatally shot a San Antonio convenience store owner but insists he never intended to kill the man whose slaying was recorded on a surveillance camera. 

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Terry County Sheriffs arrest man, charged with murder of wife

On Sunday afternoon Terry County Sheriffs Department responded to County Road 260 after a report of shots fired, where they found a woman dead at the scene. 

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Littlefield woman arrested for allegedly beating six-year-old

Monday around 4:00 p.m., Littlefield officers responded to a call in the 400 block of Weidel Street regarding a woman screaming and a child crying. 

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Young, joyful France beats Croatia 4-2 to win 2nd World Cup

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France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 in a match briefly interrupted by an on-field protest that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for. More>>

5 things to know: Monday

5 things to know: Monday; The Latest: Trump claims credit for boosting NATO defense, School districts receive funds to expand high demand job training, Beepball provides opportunity for visually impaired to play ball, UPDATED: 15-year-old charged in murder near 79th & Interstate, Distracted drivers admit to "poor decision making"

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School districts receive funds to expand high demand job training

Not every high school graduate will attend college. There's several professions that do not require a degree, but certain skills students can learn while getting their diploma.  

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Despite more Americans exercising, obesity rate still climbs Video included

More Americans are exercising than in past several years but the obesity rate is still climbing. 

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New Army command aims to help counter China, Russia threats

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Army leaders say the creation of a new Texas-based Army command focused on the future will help the service adapt to the emerging threats from powers such as China and Russia after years of counterinsurgency warfare. More>>

Agency watchdog slams ex-HHS chief Price on costly travel

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HHS inspector general finds government wasted $341,000 on travel by ousted HHS chief Tom Price; federal travel rules not followed. More>>

Trump's tough NATO talk plays well on eastern flank

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Poland's president says the debates over NATO spending that U.S. President Donald Trump ignited are paying off for countries like his on the alliance's eastern flank because they have led to more defense spending by allies. More>>

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  • Tears, then giggles: Honduran baby is back in parents' arms

    Tears, then giggles: Honduran baby is back in parents' arms

    Friday, July 20 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-07-20 18:50:18 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 7:56 PM EDT2018-07-20 23:56:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Esteban Felix). In this July 18, 2018 photo, Rolando Bueso Castillo and his wife Adalicia Montecinos, stand in their home in La Libertad, Honduras. It's been five months since they have seen their infant son Johan Bueso Castillo who was separ...(AP Photo/Esteban Felix). In this July 18, 2018 photo, Rolando Bueso Castillo and his wife Adalicia Montecinos, stand in their home in La Libertad, Honduras. It's been five months since they have seen their infant son Johan Bueso Castillo who was separ...
    A Honduran man who was separated from his baby son at the Texas border and then deported without him soon will hold the boy again.
    A Honduran man who was separated from his baby son at the Texas border and then deported without him soon will hold the boy again.
  • Trump was taped talking of paying for Playboy model's story

    Trump was taped talking of paying for Playboy model's story

    Friday, July 20 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:40:49 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 7:56 PM EDT2018-07-20 23:56:01 GMT
    The New York Times says President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer secretly recorded him discussing payments to an ex-Playboy model who said she had had an affair with him.
    The New York Times says President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer secretly recorded him discussing payments to an ex-Playboy model who said she had had an affair with him.
  • Colorado VA hospital plagued by delays, high costs to open

    Colorado VA hospital plagued by delays, high costs to open

    Friday, July 20 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-07-20 19:05:07 GMT
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    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this June 8, 2017, file photo, the campus of the Veterans Administration hospital is under construction in Aurora, Colo. The center is set to open Saturday, July 21, 2018, years behind schedule and more than...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this June 8, 2017, file photo, the campus of the Veterans Administration hospital is under construction in Aurora, Colo. The center is set to open Saturday, July 21, 2018, years behind schedule and more than...
    It's more than $1 billion over budget and five years behind schedule, but an elaborate new veterans hospital is finally opening in suburban Denver with the promise of state-of-the-art medical care.
    It's more than $1 billion over budget and five years behind schedule, but an elaborate new veterans hospital is finally opening in suburban Denver with the promise of state-of-the-art medical care.
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  • Thailand seeks control over movies about cave ordeal

    Thailand seeks control over movies about cave ordeal

    Friday, July 20 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:01:55 GMT
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    (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Soccer coach Ekkapol Janthawong, center, and members of the rescued soccer team attend a Buddhist ceremony that is believed to extend the lives of its attendees as well as ridding them of dangers and misfortunes in Mae Sai dis...(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Soccer coach Ekkapol Janthawong, center, and members of the rescued soccer team attend a Buddhist ceremony that is believed to extend the lives of its attendees as well as ridding them of dangers and misfortunes in Mae Sai dis...
    Thailand's military government says it wants to have control over how movies portray the ordeal and heroic rescue this month of young soccer players that drew worldwide interest and the attention of foreign...
    Thailand's military government says it wants to have control over how movies portray the ordeal and heroic rescue this month of young soccer players that drew worldwide interest and the attention of foreign filmmakers.
  • Premature baby penguin recovers after parents broke her egg

    Premature baby penguin recovers after parents broke her egg

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:26:34 GMT
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    (Zoological Society of London via AP). In this image made available Thursday July 19, 2018, London Zoo unveils a Humboldt penguin chick after they nursed it back to health after its parents accidentally stepped on its egg and broke it. The zoo says kee...(Zoological Society of London via AP). In this image made available Thursday July 19, 2018, London Zoo unveils a Humboldt penguin chick after they nursed it back to health after its parents accidentally stepped on its egg and broke it. The zoo says kee...
    London Zoo says a premature baby penguin has been nursed back to health after its parents accidentally stepped on its egg and broke it.
    London Zoo says a premature baby penguin has been nursed back to health after its parents accidentally stepped on its egg and broke it.
  • Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver

    Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:50:28 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 7:45 PM EDT2018-07-20 23:45:38 GMT
    Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.
    Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.
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