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  • Trial begins for former Dallas cop who fatally shot neighbor September 23, 2019
    DALLAS (AP) — Opening statements were set to begin Monday in the murder trial of a white Dallas police officer who fatally shot a black neighbor in his home, a shooting the officer has said happened after she entered the man's apartment by mistake. Amber Guyger, 31, is on trial for last year's fatal shooting […]
  • Film explores mystery of Latina union leader who vanished September 23, 2019
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Years before Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta began organizing poor farmworkers in California, a woman named Maria Moreno sought to sign up impoverished farmworkers for a fledgling union. The Mexican American mother of 12 coordinated rallies, recruited members in isolated areas and inspired others to demand a living wage. By 1961, […]
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Day' game September 23, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Day" game were: 01-02-03-04-05-07-08-12-13-14-16-22 (one, two, three, four, five, seven, eight, twelve, thirteen, fourteen, sixteen, twenty-two)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Day' game September 23, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Day" game were: 9-5-3, FIREBALL: 8 (nine, five, three; FIREBALL: eight)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4 Day' game September 23, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Day" game were: 7-8-0-9, FIREBALL: 2 (seven, eight, zero, nine; FIREBALL: two)
  • Army redacts report on Texas training that killed 9 September 23, 2019
    KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Army is not publicly releasing its full investigation into a 2016 training accident at a Texas military post that left nine people dead. Eight soldiers and a West Point cadet died when their vehicle overturned while crossing Fort Hood's Owl Creek during a flash flood on June 2, 2016. […]
  • Man convicted of 1983 double murder for the third time September 23, 2019
    CALDWELL, Idaho (AP) — A man charged with killing a Texas couple as they camped in north-central Idaho 36 years ago has been found guilty for the third time. The Lewiston Tribune reports a jury found Mark Lankford guilty of two counts of first-degree murder on Friday. It was Lankford's third trial in the 1983 […]
  • Jevan Snead, ex-Ole Miss quarterback, dies in Texas at 32 September 23, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Jevan Snead, the former Mississippi quarterback who ranks among the school's career passing leaders, has died in Texas at 32. Police say officers responding to a call found Snead dead in Austin on Saturday night. Austin police provided no information except to say the death isn't considered suspicious. Snead was one […]
  • The Latest: Attorneys spar over ex-officer's phone messages September 23, 2019
    DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a former Dallas police officer charged in the shooting death of her neighbor inside his apartment (all times local): 11:04 a.m. Prosecutors and defense attorneys in the trial of a former Dallas police officer who shot and killed her neighbor spent Monday morning arguing over whether […]
  • Ennis: Fiscal 2Q Earnings Snapshot September 23, 2019
    MIDLOTHIAN, Texas (AP) _ Ennis Inc. (EBF) on Monday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $9.5 million. The Midlothian, Texas-based company said it had net income of 37 cents per share. The clothing and label maker posted revenue of $108.8 million in the period. Ennis shares have fallen slightly more than 2% since the beginning of […]
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4 Morning' game September 23, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday morning's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Morning" game were: 5-5-4-0, FIREBALL: 9 (five, five, four, zero; FIREBALL: nine)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Morning' game September 23, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday morning's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Morning" game were: 02-03-04-06-09-10-11-15-17-18-19-24 (two, three, four, six, nine, ten, eleven, fifteen, seventeen, eighteen, nineteen, twenty-four)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Morning' game September 23, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday morning's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Morning" game were: 6-5-8, FIREBALL: 4 (six, five, eight; FIREBALL: four)
  • Massachusetts groups sue over fast-tracked deportations September 23, 2019
    BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts immigrant rights activists are challenging the Trump administration's expansion of deportation powers. The Boston-based Lawyers for Civil Rights said Monday it has filed a federal lawsuit in Washington, D.C., on behalf of Massachusetts immigrant advocacy groups Centro Presente and the Pioneer Valley Workers Center. The administration in July expanded immigration officers' […]
  • GM strike enters 2nd week with no clear end in sight September 23, 2019
    NEW YORK (AP) — The strike against General Motors by 49,000 United Auto Workers entered its second week Monday with progress reported in negotiations but no clear end in sight. Bargainers met all weekend and returned to talks Monday morning as the strike entered its eighth day. A person briefed on the negotiations says they're […]
  • Police: Shooting of Dallas transgender woman was hate crime September 23, 2019
    DALLAS (AP) — Police in Dallas say a transgender woman was seriously wounded after being shot multiple times and are investigating the attack as a hate crime. Investigators say a man driving a pickup pulled alongside the woman late Friday, yelled slurs about her gender identity and fired several times, striking her in the chest […]
  • From Luckenbach to Rocky Top, country is an American roadmap September 23, 2019
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music is a uniquely American art form, with its roots in the fiddle from European immigrants and the African banjo all the way through its explosion as a commercial art form that has reflected the social, economic and cultural changes within our country. Ken Burns took on the gargantuan task […]
  • Facility dog Dexter cheers youngsters at Houston hospital September 23, 2019
    HOUSTON (AP) — Nathan Deaton had never walked a dog. Until a recent summer day. It's a Tuesday afternoon in early July, and 10-year-old Nathan is staying on the eighth floor of Children's Memorial Hermann, one day removed from a spinal cord surgery to aid with his cerebral palsy, a disorder that affects muscle tone […]
  • Coldwater equine rescue offers 2nd chance for horses, people September 23, 2019
    COLDWATER, Mich. (AP) — Jaxson Gutierrez gently groomed Tootsie Roll under the shade of a tree where the filly was tied on a warm Saturday morning. The boy's mother, Shawnelle Gutierrez, stood nearby as the 9-year-old demonstrated the proper brushing technique. She said her son has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression and […]
  • Trump visits 2 key states with leaders of India, Australia September 22, 2019
    WAPAKONETA, Ohio (AP) — President Donald Trump's run-up to the U.N. General Assembly was a dash on Sunday through two key political states with two world leaders at events that felt like his raucous campaign rallies. In Wapakoneta, Ohio, Trump and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison visited a recycled paper factory being opened by Anthony […]

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