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  1. Man charged with murder in fatal stabbing at Midland hotelRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A West Texas man has been charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of a fellow resident at a Midland extended-stay hotel. Investigators say staff at the America's Best Value Inn on Tuesday located Dedrick Lewis, who had with multiple stab wounds, unconscious in his room.

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  2. 2 Texas teens accused of injuring toddler with BB gunRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Two West Texas teenagers are being accused of injuring a toddler after allegedly firing a BB or a pellet at a car window. Police allege 18-year-old Theodore Ayoub was driving a vehicle when 19-year-old Anthony Rice fired a BB or a pellet gun at a Jeep.

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  3. Broken gym light blamed for more than 100 sick in West TexasRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A broken mercury vapor light bulb in a gymnasium has been blamed for making more than 100 people sick after high school basketball games in West Texas. The Roby Consolidated Independent School District on Monday reported results of an investigation following the Jan. 6 games with Trent.

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  4. Guard remains critical after deadly Texas prison bus wreckRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Just one person remains in critical condition following a prison bus wreck in West Texas that left 10 people dead and five hurt. TDCJ spokesman Jason Clark says four inmates who survived last Wednesday's crash remain at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa.

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  5. Vandals cause $10K in damage to Lubbock aquariums storeRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A fish store in West Texas has reopened after vandals shot into 10 aquariums and sent about 1,000 gallons of water gushing to the floor. Officials with Mr. Aquarium in Lubbock report most of the fish were saved following the break-in that triggered a store alarm.

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  6. Ex-councilman in West Texas gets 5 years over drug ringRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A former West Texas city councilman has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for his role in a Midland-based drug ring. The 50-year-old ex-councilman in Denver City pleaded guilty last September to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute controlled substances.

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  7. 1 inmate fair, 4 others critical following deadly wreckRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The condition of an inmate badly hurt in a deadly prison bus wreck has improved while four others remain in critical condition at West Texas hospitals. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice said in a statement Friday that 34-year-old Remigio Pineda has been upgraded to fair condition at an Odessa hospital.

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  8. New Mexico woman gets life in prison over 2 Texas slayingsRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A New Mexico woman faces life in prison for her conviction as the driver in a 2012 attack that left two men dead in West Texas. Desirae Mata was convicted Thursday night of capital murder for her role in the fatal shootings in rural Gaines County.

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  9. Authorities: Icy roads primary cause of wreck that killed 10Read the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Icy road conditions were the primary cause of a West Texas prison bus crash that killed eight inmates and two corrections officers. The state Department of Public Safety in a statement Thursday says the wreck involving the Texas Department of Criminal Justice vehicle was one of six accidents in a two-hour period Wednesday morning either on or near an Interstate 20 overpass near Odessa.

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  10. Hospital: Policy prohibits visits to any inmatesRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The hospital treating victims of a deadly prison bus crash in West Texas says it's following policy in not allowing the inmates' relatives to visit them. Medical Center Hospital spokeswoman Tiffany Harston says the policy holds for any inmate who comes for treatment, not just the four injured in Wednesday's wreck.

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  11. 5 still hospitalized after Texas prison bus wreck, 10 killedRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A guard and two inmates remain in critical condition while two other felons are listed as serious after a West Texas prison bus wreck that claimed 10 lives. Officials say the bus on Wednesday morning hit an icy patch on an Interstate 20 overpass, slid down an embankment and collided with a passing freight train.

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  12. Switzerland stuns markets by giving up on currency pegRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Author Salman Rushdie, who lived for years under a death threat after his 1988 book "The Satanic Verses" drew the wrath of Iranian religious leaders, said the right to free speech is absolute or else it isn't... Author Salman Rushdie, who lived for years under a death threat after his 1988 book "The Satanic Verses" drew the wrath of Iranian religious leaders, said the right to free speech is absolute or else it isn't free. Fire investigators are trying to determine what started a blaze that ripped through a nearly 140-year-old central Pennsylvania prison, prompting the evacuation of more than 200 inmates.

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  13. More Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Federal and state investigators are set to return to the West Texas site of a prison bus crash that killed 10 people and left five others hospitalized. The National Transportation Safety Board and Texas Department of Public Safety on Thursday will sift through the debris as they try to determine what may have contributed to the crash.

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  14. Pope heading to Philippines, where adoring crowds awaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Pope Francis left for the Philippines, home to Asia's largest Catholic population, following a two... . Pope Francis walks through people waving Sri Lankan flags and ethnic dancers as he walks to board a flight for Manila in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015.

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  15. Study: Fewer struggle with medical costs as coverage growsRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    One applicant to be a New York City correction officer had been fired from his last job as a security guard for stealing. Another admitted he had regularly socialized with gang members.

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  16. Dead, injured in West Texas prison bus crashRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Remigio Pineda, 34, 13-year sentence for drug possession with intent to distribute, felon possessing a firearm; in serious condition, Medical Center Hospital, Odessa

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  17. Pope Watch: Pope Francis leaves for the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Pope Francis pressed his call for Sri Lankan unity and reconciliation Wednesday... . Pope Francis, center right, holding his pastoral staff, arrives in the seafront Galle Face Green for the canonization ceremony of Joseph Vaz, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015.

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  18. Divers examine AirAsia jet fuselage, search for bodiesRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    An Ohio bartender with a history of psychiatric illness has been indicted on a charge of threatening to murder House Speaker John Boehner . House Speaker John Boehner returned to the Capitol on Wednesday without commenting to reporters after disclosures that a bartender at a country club near his Ohio home is charged with threatening to kill him, either with a... Author Salman Rushdie, who lived for years under a death threat after his 1988 book "The Satanic Verses" drew the wrath of Iranian religious leaders, is defending the absolute right of free speech.

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  19. 10 Things to Know for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Pope Francis stands during Mass at Colombo's seafront Galle Face Green for the canonization ceremony of Joseph Vaz, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. Francis declared Vaz a saint at the start of the service.

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  20. Pope Watch: Elderly return to Philippines to see popeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Pope Francis pressed his call for Sri Lankan unity and reconciliation Wednesday... . Pope Francis, center right, holding his pastoral staff, arrives in the seafront Galle Face Green for the canonization ceremony of Joseph Vaz, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015.

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