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Texas authorities search for suspect in fatal shooting of trooper

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Texas officer arrested, accused of stealing $830 in groceries from Walmart

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The Art of the Burn

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Former Patriots receiver Terry Glenn killed in car crash

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Former Patriots player Terry Glenn killed in Texas car crash

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Philadelphia Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys: LIVE score updates and stats (11/19/17), NFL Week 11

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Texas state trooper shot dead, suspect arrested after manhunt
(Reuters) - A Texas state trooper was shot and killed during a traffic stop on Thanksgiving Day, leading to a manhunt and further gunfire some 125 miles (200 km) away, where the suspect was arrested. The fatal shooting took place on Thursday in Fairfield, about 90 miles (145 km) south of Dallas, where highway patrol trooper Damon Allen had stopped the suspect for a traffic violation and made contact with the driver, a Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) spokesman said   Read More ...
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Texas state trooper killed in traffic stop, suspect arrested
(Reuters) - A Texas state trooper was shot and killed during a Thanksgiving Day traffic stop in a rural county south of Dallas on Thursday, and officers arrested a suspect after a manhunt, officials said. The fatal shooting took place in Fairfield, about 90 miles (145 km) south of Dallas, and the suspect was later arrested in Waller County, about 50 miles northwest of Houston and about 125 miles south of the traffic stop   Read More ...
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Texas state trooper shot and killed; suspect being sought
FAIRFIELD, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a Texas state trooper has been killed and they're looking for a man in connection to the shooting. The Texas Department of Public Safety said on Twitter that the shooting occurred before 4 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 45 south of Fairfield, about 90 miles (145 kilometers) south of Dallas. The agency said the suspect shot and killed the trooper with a rifle during a traffic stop   Read More ...
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Texas authorities catch suspect in fatal shooting of state trooper
(CNN)Officials have apprehended a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper, who was killed Thursday south of Dallas. "Suspect in today's fatal TXDPS trooper shooting in Freestone County has been captured in Waller County near Prairie View," the Navarro County Office of Emergency Management said in a statement. "Excellent operation by numerous agencies to take this suspect into custody with no additional casualties," the Navarro County Office of Emergency Management said in a statement   Read More ...
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Texas state trooper shot and killed; suspect being sought
FAIRFIELD, Texas — Authorities say a Texas state trooper has been killed and they're looking for a man in connection to the shooting. The Texas Department of Public Safety said on Twitter that the shooting occurred before 4 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 45 south of Fairfield, about 90 miles (145 kilometers) south of Dallas. The agency said the suspect shot and killed the trooper with a rifle during a traffic stop   Read More ...
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Texas state trooper killed in traffic stop, suspect on the run
(Reuters) - A Texas state trooper was shot and killed during a Thanksgiving traffic stop in a rural county south of Dallas on Thursday, leading to a manhunt and further gunfire after officers encountered the suspect near Houston, officials said. The shooting took place in Fairfield, about 90 miles (145 km) south of Dallas, and the suspect was later spotted 125 miles (200 km) farther south in Waller County   Read More ...
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Blue Alert issued for suspect in Texas State Trooper shooting
Texas officials have issued a Blue Alert after a Texas State Trooper was shot and killed southeast of Dallas. Authorities are searching for Darbrett Black. He is a black male, 5’11” tall and weighs 175 pounds. He was last seen traveling North on I-45 in a 2012 Gray Chevrolet Malibu with Texas tag JDN-4273. The shooting happened in Freestone County which is about 90 miles southeast of Dallas, Texas   Read More ...
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Massive manhunt underway after Texas trooper shot dead
A trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety was shot and killed Thursday south of Dallas, according to local media. The shooting happened at about 4 p.m. A manhunt involving several law enforcement agencies is now underway. Dabrett Montreal Black has been named as the suspected gunman. His vehicle has been described as a gray 2012 Chevy Malibu with Texas license plate number JDN-4273   Read More ...
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Texas trooper shot, killed in Freestone County
by Elena Arteaga. FREESTONE COUNTY, Texas — A DPS Trooper was shot and killed Thursday afternoon in Freestone County, 90 miles southeast of Dallas. The shooting happened around 4 p.m. south of Fairfield on I-45 at mm179, per the Navarro County Sheriff's Office. The suspect, identified as Darbrett Black, is described as a black male, 5'11", 175 lbs., last seen driving a grey Chevy Malibu with the license plate JDN4273   Read More ...
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Cowboys get stuffed, sliced by Chargers in third straight loss
Check out the top moments that helped define the outcomes of the Thanksgiving Day games in the NFL. USA TODAY Sports. ARLINGTON, Texas – Not even the return of Pro Bowl left tackle Tyron Smith nor the Thanksgiving home game hype could snap the Dallas Cowboys out of their slump. With a 28-6 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers Thursday at AT&T Stadium, the Cowboys’ season is spiraling away   Read More ...
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Texas authorities search for suspect in fatal shooting of trooper
A trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety was shot and killed Thursday south of Dallas and officials are looking for the man they believe is responsible. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the TXDPS trooper shot and killed this afternoon in Freestone County," said a statement from the Navarro County Office of Emergency Management. The trooper was not identified   Read More ...
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Texas authorities search for suspect in fatal shooting of trooper
A trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety was shot and killed Thursday south of Dallas and officials are looking for the man they believe is responsible. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the TXDPS trooper shot and killed this afternoon in Freestone County," said a statement from the Navarro County Office of Emergency Management. The trooper was not identified   Read More ...
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Texas authorities search for suspect in fatal shooting of trooper
A trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety was shot and killed Thursday south of Dallas and officials are looking for the man they believe is responsible. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the TXDPS trooper shot and killed this afternoon in Freestone County," said a statement from the Navarro County Office of Emergency Management. The trooper was not identified   Read More ...
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Texas authorities search for suspect in fatal shooting of trooper
A trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety was shot and killed Thursday south of Dallas and officials are looking for the man they believe is responsible. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the TXDPS trooper shot and killed this afternoon in Freestone County," said a statement from the Navarro County Office of Emergency Management. The trooper was not identified   Read More ...
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Texas authorities search for suspect in fatal shooting of trooper
A trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety was shot and killed Thursday south of Dallas and officials are looking for the man they believe is responsible. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the TXDPS trooper shot and killed this afternoon in Freestone County," said a statement from the Navarro County Office of Emergency Management. The trooper was not identified   Read More ...
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Texas authorities search for suspect in fatal shooting of trooper
A trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety was shot and killed Thursday south of Dallas and officials are looking for the man they believe is responsible. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the TXDPS trooper shot and killed this afternoon in Freestone County," said a statement from the Navarro County Office of Emergency Management. The trooper was not identified   Read More ...
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Texas authorities search for suspect in fatal shooting of trooper
A trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety was shot and killed Thursday south of Dallas and officials are looking for the man they believe is responsible. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the TXDPS trooper shot and killed this afternoon in Freestone County," said a statement from the Navarro County Office of Emergency Management. The trooper was not identified   Read More ...
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Texas DPS trooper shot, killed in Freestone County
A Texas DPS trooper was shot and killed Thursday afternoon about 90 miles southeast of Dallas, according to Navarro County EMS. Officials said the trooper was shot in Freestone County just south of Fairfield along I-45 about 4 p.m. An active manhunt is on for suspect Darbrett Black. Officials said he’s a black male, 5’ 11”, 175 lbs. He fled the shooting scene driving a grey Chevy Malibu, with Texas plates JDN4273   Read More ...
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Texas officer arrested, accused of stealing $830 in groceries from Walmart
DENTON COUNTY, Texas A police officer in Texas has been arrested, accused of stealing over $800 in groceries from a Walmart, law enforcement officials said. Christopher Hankins, 30, is a Dallas Police Department officer, WFAA reported. He was arrested at a Denton County Walmart Wednesday, accused of leaving the store with $830 in groceries and not paying for them. The store's manager told police that Hankins was wearing his police department jacket, and spent almost three hours in the store, acting suspiciously   Read More ...
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Texas veterinarian mailed a dog's head to test for rabies. It's still missing.
Published 7:39 pm, Wednesday, November 22, 2017 An East Texas veterinarian said the dog head she sent through the mail never arrived at its destination, KLTV reports. The veterinary clinic in Sulphur Springs, Texas, a small town east of Dallas, mailed the head to an Austin lab months ago to test for rabies. The dog was originally brought to the clinic because it began showing symptoms of the disease   Read More ...
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President Kennedy's Thanksgiving wish: 'Let us be humbly thankful' for shared ideals | Editorial
President John F. Kennedy signed this Thanksgiving proclamation on Nov. 4, 1963. Just two weeks later, he'd be brought down by an assassin's bullet as his motorcade wended its way through the streets of Dallas, Texas. Fifty-four years after his death, Kennedy's hope that Americans emulate the "the decency of purpose, steadfastness of resolve and strength of will, for the courage and the humility," of the nation's forefathers seems as timely - and as necessary - as ever   Read More ...
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Texas veterinarian mailed a dog's head to test for rabies. It's still missing.
Published 7:39 pm, Wednesday, November 22, 2017 An East Texas veterinarian said the dog head she sent through the mail never arrived at its destination, KLTV reports. The veterinary clinic in Sulphur Springs, Texas, a small town east of Dallas, mailed the head to an Austin lab months ago to test for rabies. The dog was originally brought to the clinic because it began showing symptoms of the disease   Read More ...
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Cowboys facing must-win on Thanksgiving vs. Chargers
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Philip Rivers looks forward to his Thanksgiving debut in his 14th season. The six-time Pro Bowl quarterback is also pretty fired up about how important Thursday's visit to the Dallas Cowboys is for his Los Angeles Chargers. "Outside of playoff games, I don't know that there's any bigger stage and game than Thanksgiving," Rivers said . "It's certainly a big-time game, more so because of what's riding on it for our team   Read More ...
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Likely Census Bureau pick questioned over writings on competitive elections
Washington (CNN)The likely pick to fill the role of deputy director at the Census Bureau has no government experience and authored a book that argues that competition in district races is bad for the country, Politico has reported. If appointed, Thomas Brunell, a professor at the University of Texas at Dallas, would become the highest-ranking permanent official at the Census Bureau   Read More ...
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Fort Worth knew Kennedy assassin before anyone else
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — President John F. Kennedy spent 12 hours in Fort Worth. It would be the last night of his life. But Lee Oswald spent nine years in Benbrook and Fort Worth. He still lies here. More than a half-century after Kennedy was assassinated on Dallas' Elm Street, the memory of both men is very much alive in Fort Worth, where an aging generation saw Kennedy's spirited visit Nov   Read More ...
Chargers and Cowboys head into Thanksgiving game with a lot on the line
Perhaps it's because he's a native Texan, but Los Angeles Chargers coach Anthony Lynn holds his team's Thanksgiving Day contest against the Dallas Cowboys at Arlington, Texas in particularly high regard. Lynn, who played high school football at Texas small-town powerhouse Celina and college football at Texas Tech, said it's one of the two biggest days in the NFL season. "Playing in two Super Bowls in Denver and playing (with the Broncos) on Thanksgiving Day in Dallas, it may be the second largest game in the league other than the Super Bowl," Lynn said   Read More ...
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BBC Documentary to Feature Dallas World Aquarium's Manatee Rescue Program
Recommended For You BBC Documentary to Feature Dallas World Aquarium's Manatee Rescue Program The Dallas World Aquarium is gaining international interest, this time for good. As part of its documentary series, Earth From Space, BBC is documenting the DWA's project in which a team of veterinarians, biologists and conservationists have rescued and released five rehabilitated Amazonian manatees back into their natural environment near Iquitos, Peru   Read More ...
Not Just a Movie, Not Just a Show: The Texas Theatre Doubles as a Unique Music Venue
Recommended For You Not Just a Movie, Not Just a Show: The Texas Theatre Doubles as a Unique Music Venue Nestled on West Jefferson Street in Oak Cliff, illuminated by a neon exterior and designed with an art deco interior, sits a theater as iconic as the stories that surround it. The Texas Theatre is a Dallas landmark and hosts rare 35mm films on a regular basis, but the 86-year-old theater doubles as a rotating gallery space   Read More ...
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Fort Worth knew Kennedy assassin before anyone else
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — President John F. Kennedy spent 12 hours in Fort Worth. It would be the last night of his life. But Lee Oswald spent nine years in Benbrook and Fort Worth. He still lies here. More than a half-century after Kennedy was assassinated on Dallas' Elm Street, the memory of both men is very much alive in Fort Worth, where an aging generation saw Kennedy's spirited visit Nov   Read More ...
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Fort Worth knew Kennedy assassin before anyone else
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — President John F. Kennedy spent 12 hours in Fort Worth. It would be the last night of his life. But Lee Oswald spent nine years in Benbrook and Fort Worth. He still lies here. More than a half-century after Kennedy was assassinated on Dallas' Elm Street, the memory of both men is very much alive in Fort Worth, where an aging generation saw Kennedy's spirited visit Nov   Read More ...
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This is Day in History — November 22
Today is the 326th day of 2017. There are 39 days left in the year. TODAY'S HIGHLIGHT. 1963: US President John F Kennedy is assassinated as he rides in motorcade in Dallas, Texas. Vice-President Lyndon B Johnson becomes the 36th president. OTHER EVENTS. 1718: English pirate Edward Teach — better known as “Blackbeard” — is killed during a battle off the Virginia coast   Read More ...
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Settle Up: Las Almas Rotas, the City's Lone Mezcaleria, Shakes Up the Dallas Cocktail Scene
Recommended For You Settle Up: Las Almas Rotas, the City's Lone Mezcaleria, Shakes Up the Dallas Cocktail Scene Settle Up is a column that critiques cocktail bars with the same gravitas that food critics apply to restaurants, exploring Dallas' cocktail concepts, menus, execution and service and steering discerning imbibers toward all the booze that’s fit to drink. You can tell a lot about a bar by the hats   Read More ...
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The Art of the Burn
The fire art community is a tight-knit group of people, with mentors like Patrick Thomas serving as vital ambassadors. It's easy enough to get started watching how-to YouTube videos, but these flame artists all discovered their sparks from other artists. Here are some photos from a regional burn near Corsicana, Texas on November 4 and from a fire breathers presentation at the Green Elephant in Dallas on Wednesday, November 15   Read More ...
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Texas curator resigns, cites 'inappropriate behavior' claims
DALLAS (AP) — A curator at the Dallas Museum of Art has resigned, saying he was aware of allegations against him regarding "inappropriate behavior." Gavin Delahunty had been the museum's senior curator of contemporary art since 2014. He issued a statement Saturday announcing his immediate resignation. He didn't elaborate on the alleged behavior that prompted his departure and said he didn't want the allegations to be a distraction to the museum   Read More ...
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Prokofiev’s “Wild Ride” Coming to the Dallas Symphony’s Thanksgiving Concerts
“I think this is an incredibly inspired piece,” Weilerstein tells the Dallas Observer. “To me, it’s like a wild night at the museum, like pictures at an exhibition — such color, variety, a wild, almost primitive energy. It’s a fantastic ride. I’m very excited to bring it to Dallas.” The program is presented in evening concerts Friday and Saturday, Nov. 24-25, and in the afternoon Sunday, Nov   Read More ...
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A New East Dallas Brewpub and Beer Garden Opens Next Week Off the Santa Fe Trail
Big news for an ever-growing food and drink neighborhood: White Rock Alehouse & Brewery, a new brewpub and restaurant, opens Nov. 30 at 7331 Gaston Ave. in Lakewood. Aside from the obvious, this new beer spot features an added bonus: It's right off the Santa Fe Trail, a popular hike and bike trail that connects to the nearby White Rock Lake Trail   Read More ...
Texas curator resigns, cites 'inappropriate behavior' claims
DALLAS (AP) — A curator at the Dallas Museum of Art has resigned, saying he was "aware of allegations" regarding his "inappropriate behavior." Gavin Delahunty, the museum's senior curator of contemporary art since 2014, said in the statement Saturday that he was announcing his resignation, effective immediately. He did not elaborate on the behavior that prompted his departure. He said he offered his "deepest apologies to those who have been affected by my behavior   Read More ...
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8 Bands To Perform at 2017 Dallas Observer Music Awards Ceremony
It's less than two weeks until more than 50 bands convene in Deep Ellum for the , which means it's time to get down to the nitty gritty: where and how you can learn the winners. The awards ceremony begins at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, at Canton Hall. If you haven't had a chance to check out the new sister venue to Trees and Bomb Factory, here's your totally free chance   Read More ...
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'The Spark': A Fire Breather's Battles Against Cancer and Mediocrity Reignite Every Other Week
Recommended For You 'The Spark': A Fire Breather's Battles Against Cancer and Mediocrity Reignite Every Other Week There's a sprinkle of rain falling outside the Green Elephant, a small dive bar near Southern Methodist University, when Draco Pendragon takes the stage. He dresses like a heavy-metal circus ringmaster, clad in black leather pants and a steam-punk top hat, and wields a whip that spouts flames when he cracks it   Read More ...
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Congress can’t stop Trump from picking Census chief who believes ‘competitive elections are bad for America’
The Trump administration appears likely to name Thomas Brunell, a political science professor who believes “competitive elections are bad for America,” to oversee the U.S. Census Bureau. The University of Texas at Dallas professor has testified more than half a dozen times in favor of Republican efforts to redraw congressional districts — which always seem to target likely Democratic voters, reported Politico   Read More ...
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