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  • 5-year-old Texas boy dies when table falls on him in church March 22, 2019
    HOUSTON (AP) — Police in Houston say a 5-year-old boy has died after table fell on him at a church. Police were called to the Signs And Wonders Apostolic Outreach Ministries in northwest Houston about 9:30 p.m. Thursday and found the child injured. Police say he was taken to a hospital where he later died. […]
  • Last grants coming for endangered Route 66 program March 22, 2019
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Final grant season for an endangered federal program that's helped preserve the historic Route 66 Highway for two decades is ending next month. The Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program is accepting grant applications until April 12 and it's not clear if Congress will continue the project. At risk are millions of […]
  • Suspect in 1998 fatal Texas campus shooting is extradited March 22, 2019
    McALLEN, Texas (AP) — A Mexican national suspected in a fatal 1998 shooting on a college campus in Texas has been extradited to face a capital murder charge. McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez said Thursday that 39-year-old Roberto Ojeda Hernandez arrived in Texas on Wednesday. He was arrested in July in Reynosa, Mexico. Ojeda Hernandez […]
  • Trump policy of sending asylum seekers to Mexico faces judge March 22, 2019
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. judge in San Francisco will scrutinize the Trump administration's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico during a court hearing Friday to help him decide whether to block the practice. Civil rights groups have asked Judge Richard Seeborg in San Francisco to put the asylum policy on hold while […]
  • NCAA women's tournament set to start with wide open field March 22, 2019
    NEW YORK (AP) — It's going to be tough to top last season's NCAA women's tournament after one of the most exciting Final Four in the sports' history. Yet if the regular season is any indication, this could be a wild three weeks. There were six upsets by double-digit seeds in the opening round last […]
  • AP Exclusive: Guaido's Citgo snubs US execs in Caracas jail March 22, 2019
    BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — When the Trump administration paved the way for Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido to name a new board to run the U.S. affiliate of Venezuela's state oil company, it was a rare glimmer of hope for the American families of six oil executives jailed for over a year without a trial […]
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Night' game March 22, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Night" game were: 04-05-08-10-12-14-15-19-20-21-23-24 (four, five, eight, ten, twelve, fourteen, fifteen, nineteen, twenty, twenty-one, twenty-three, twenty-four)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4 Night' game March 22, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Night" game were: 4-0-5-3, Sum It Up: 12 (four, zero, five, three; Sum It Up: twelve)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Night' game March 22, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were: 1-2-8, Sum It Up: 11 (one, two, eight; Sum It Up: eleven)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5' game March 22, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Cash 5" game were: 08-09-11-18-30 (eight, nine, eleven, eighteen, thirty)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Two Step' game March 22, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Two Step" game were: 15-21-23-34, Bonus: 11 (fifteen, twenty-one, twenty-three, thirty-four; Bonus: eleven) Estimated jackpot: $200,000
  • Officials: Man defrauded donors with fake Bernie, Beto sites March 22, 2019
    BLYTHE, Calif. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say an 80-year-old California man defrauded donors by setting up fake political action committees purporting to support campaigns including Sen. Bernie Sanders' presidential bid and former Rep. Beto O'Rourke's Senate race in Texas. The Los Angeles Times reports Thursday that John Pierre Dupont is charged with wire fraud and […]
  • The Latest: Classes canceled at more schools near tank fires March 22, 2019
    HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on a fire that had been burning at a Texas petrochemical storage facility (all times local): 10 p.m. Two more Houston-area school districts near a burning petrochemical tank farm have called off classes. The Galena Park and Sheldon school districts joined the Deer Park and La Porte public school systems […]
  • Waco schools superintendent resigns in wake of drug bust March 22, 2019
    WACO, Texas (AP) — The superintendent of the Waco school system has resigned after reaching a plea agreement on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge. The Waco school district board accepted A. Marcus Nelson's resignation Thursday night a week after he reached a plea deal on his charge that he was found with less than 2 […]
  • Multiple 2020 Democrats say they won't attend AIPAC summit March 21, 2019
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Multiple Democratic presidential candidates said Thursday that they won't attend the American Israel Public Affairs Committee's annual conference in Washington next week. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, former U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke of Texas, Sen. Kamala Harris of California and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, are […]
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4 Evening' game March 21, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Evening" game were: 8-5-4-0, Sum It Up: 17 (eight, five, four, zero; Sum It Up: seventeen)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game March 21, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were: 1-4-7, Sum It Up: 12 (one, four, seven; Sum It Up: twelve)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Evening' game March 21, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Evening" game were: 02-03-08-10-11-12-13-15-18-20-23-24 (two, three, eight, ten, eleven, twelve, thirteen, fifteen, eighteen, twenty, twenty-three, twenty-four)
  • Cradling children, migrant families cross border in waves March 21, 2019
    MCALLEN, Texas (AP) — A mother cradled a crying toddler as she waited in line with 20 other women to shower. Dozens of fathers quietly held their children's hands in an enclosure made of chain-link fencing. While these families were held at an overcrowded Border Patrol processing center, a fresh wave of migrants crossed the […]
  • Little Rock mayor picks Keith Humphrey as new police chief March 21, 2019
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Little Rock Mayor Frank Scott has chosen Keith Humphrey as the city's new chief of police. Scott said at a news conference Thursday he selected the Norman, Oklahoma, police chief and former chief of Lancaster, Texas, after consulting with police officers, community members and leaders, the Fraternal Order of Police […]

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