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  1. F-16 jet catches fire, crashes during takeoff in HoustonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 21 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Officials say a pilot ejected from an F-16 fighter jet that caught fire and crashed during takeoff from Ellington Airport in Houston while on a training flight. Authorities say the pilot was treated for minor injuries following the crash around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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  2. 4 killed in fiery 2-car accident northwest of HoustonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 21 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Authorities say four people were killed when their car was struck by another vehicle and burst into flames northwest of Houston. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the wreck occurred early Wednesday morning and involved a Chevy Impala speeding along Highway 290 just east of Hempstead.

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  3. $1 million in methamphetamine candy seized in Houston suburbRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 14 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Authorities responding to a burglary call at a suburban Houston home say they seized more than $1 million in methamphetamines disguised as child-friendly candy in the shape of Star Wars characters and Batman and lollipops. Harris County deputies say neighbors reported the break-in at the home in Spring and officers found a 26-year-old man, David Salinas, and a 36-year-old woman, Evonne Mick, had filled a car so full of the drugs the trunk lid wouldn't close.

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  4. The Latest: Family files lawsuit over deadly confrontationRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 13 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The Latest on a Texas sheriff's deputy and her husband being indicted on murder charges in the death of a man they restrained : The family of a man who died after a late-night confrontation with a Texas sheriff's deputy and her husband has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the couple that's asking for at least $1 million in damages. Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Chauna Thompson and her husband, Terry, have been indicted for murder in last month's death of John Hernandez.

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  5. Police first responder describes London Bridge attack mayhemRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 10 | KTEN-TV Denison

    One of the first police officers ... . Metropolitan Police Inspector Jim Cole poses for a photo at New Scotland Yard, London, where he described his role in the police response to the London Bridge attack, Friday, June 9, 2017.

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  6. UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 10 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Beleaguered May is appointing new members of her government after several ... . British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks watched by her husband Philip in 10 Downing street, London, as she addresses the press Friday, June 9, 2017 following an audience with Britain's Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace w... .

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  7. Canada tests lower age for pot legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The Canadian government, which introduced nationwide pot legalization legislation last mont... . FILE- In this March 9, 2017, file photo, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes part in roundtable discussion on the future of energy with industry leaders at CERAweek in Houston, Texas.

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  8. American Indian tribe fights Texas to keep bingo center openRead the original story

    May 10, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Texas authorities are heading to federal court in an effort to shut down 365 bingo machines at a small electronic bingo operation run by the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe. The Naskila Gaming entertainment center has been opened for nearly a year about 80 miles northeast of Houston.

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  9. Texas DA asks for recusal in case of pregnant wife's slayingRead the original story

    May 6, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The case of a Houston-area man whose life prison sentence for the 1999 killing of his pregnant wife was vacated by an appeals court is expected to be handled by a special prosecutor. Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg on Friday asked that her office be recused from handling the case of David Mark Temple.

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  10. Macedonian violence elicits diverging international responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Chaos swept into Macedonia's parliament Thursday as demonstrat... . People react as a stun grenade explodes by a parliament entrance, guarded by police, during clashes with protesters in Skopje, Macedonia, Thursday, April 27, 2017.

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  11. The Latest: France: Security Council 'mobilized' on N. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Turning to diplomacy after flexing military muscle, the United States urged the U.N. Security Council... . China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi speaks at a bilateral meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, unseen, adjacent to the Security Council at United Nations headquarters, Friday, April 28, 2017.

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  12. Seoul: N. Korea fails in missile test-fire near its capitalRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A prominent Florida eye doctor has been convicted on all counts in his Medicare fraud trial, raising the possibility he could be pressured to testify in the bribery trial of New Jersey Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez. A prominent Florida eye doctor has been convicted on all counts in his Medicare fraud trial, raising the possibility he could be pressured to testify in the bribery trial of New Jersey Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez.

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  13. Exxon fined $20 million for emissions from Texas plantRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A judge has ordered Exxon Mobil to pay a penalty of nearly $20 million for releasing 10 million pounds of pollutants into the air over the course of eight years from a complex it operates east of Houston. U.S. District Judge David Hittner in a ruling Wednesday determined that Texas-based Exxon on thousands of occasions from 2005 to 2013 violated federal clean-air standards.

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  14. United to offer bumped flyers up to $10,000 after video flapRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    United Airlines says it will raise t... The bell atop the Pike County Courthouse last tolled the fate of a condemned killer in the 1980s. It tolled again Wednesday when Eric Frein was sentenced to death.

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  15. No murder indictment for man involved in videotaped beatingRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A Harris County grand jury has declined a capital murder indictment against a Houston man whose 2010 videotaped beating by police was cited by activists as an example of police brutality against minorities. Chad Holley was accused of fatally shooting 42-year-old David Trejo-Gonzalez in a robbery outside the man's apartment last September.

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  16. Pizza Hut manager goes to Super Bowl while boss dishes piesRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    On one of the busiest nights for pizza restaurants, the president of Pizza Hut spent the Super Bowl working at stores in Alabama while a manager got a chance to attend the big game. News outlets report that Pizza Hut President Artie Starrs held a competition to improve customer service with managers whose stores showed the most improvement being entered into a drawing to attend the game in Houston.

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  17. Man pleads guilty to conspiring to kill Texas housekeeperRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Court records show a man has pleaded guilty to conspiring to kill a housekeeper who was found fatally stabbed inside a North Texas home where she worked. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that Bernard "Little Joe" Gorman, who had been charged with murder, pleaded guilty Monday to a lesser included count of conspiracy to commit murder.

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  18. Houston looks to speed up funding for flood-control measuresRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The Houston Chronicle reports the city council on Wednesday will consider a payment plan that would have the state give the city a $46 million loan. That amount would then be forwarded to the Harris County Flood Control District to expedite work along Brays Bayou.

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  19. Houston street be renamed Emancipation AvenueRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The Houston City Council on Wednesday approved changing the name of Dowling Street in the historic Third Ward. Richard "Dick" Dowling was a businessman and Confederate commander in the Civil War.

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  20. Spacewalking astronauts upgrade station with new batteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A woman who says Old Dominion University police interrogated her for nearly eight hours before allowing her to get a medical exam to preserve evidence of her reported rape filed a federal lawsuit against the school... A woman who says Old Dominion University police interrogated her for nearly eight hours before allowing her to get a medical exam to preserve evidence of her reported rape filed a federal lawsuit against the school Friday. A California lawmaker has removed a painting that showed a pig in a police uniform, one of hundreds of artworks on display at the Capitol and sponsored by a member of Congress.

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