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"Ineffective Counsel" Gives Hannah Overton A New Trial

CORPUS CHRISTI - Seven years after receiving a life sentence for Capital Murder, Hannah Overton was granted a new trial. She was convicted in 2007 for not doing enough to prevent the death of her 4 year old foster son, but always maintained her innocence. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled this week Hannah received "ineffective counsel"...

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6 hours 33 minutes ago

Shooting Spree Survivor Recovering

CORPUS CHRISTI - A young man whose life was devastatingly changed over the weekend is doing better today. Corpus Christi PD tweeted out a photo of the 10-year-old survivor of Sunday's triple homicide in Flour Bluff. He was reunited with one of the first officers on the scene... Read Story

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19 hours 43 minutes ago

Semi-Truck Crashes, Burns Beyond Recognition

LANCASTER - A semi-truck fire closed a section of highway Tuesday south of Dallas. Aerial footage of the accident shows the tractor-trailer was completely destroyed by the fire. The incident occurred on I-35 in Lancaster. Traffic quickly backed up as officials closed both sides of the interstate.... Read Story

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19 hours 47 minutes ago

Father Used Blade on Infant Daughter

KILLEEN, Texas (AP) - A Central Texas man has been charged with injuring a child after police say he cut his 10-month-old daughter with a box cutter. Killeen Police say 28-year-old Roberto Quintana was arrested over the weekend. His wife tells police that Quintana put tape over her mouth and... Read Story

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Sep 15, 2014 6:19 PM

Back to School, Even in Texas Immigration Prison

KARNES CITY, Texas (AP) - In one classroom monitored by security cameras, third- and fourth-graders read in Spanish from a short story about mice. On an artificial turf soccer field in the courtyard, seventh-, eighth- and ninth-graders play a raucous kickball game - ignoring the high walls and surrounding 15-foot... Read Story

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8 hours 44 minutes ago

Ex-VA Doctor: Phoenix Report a 'Whitewash'

WASHINGTON (AP) - A doctor who first exposed serious problems at the troubled Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital said Wednesday that a report on patient deaths there is a "whitewash" that minimizes life-threatening conduct by senior leaders at the hospital. Dr. Samuel Foote, a former clinic director for the VA in... Read Story

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9 hours 58 minutes ago

Rain from Tropical Storm Odile Hits Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - People lined up in bumper-to-bumper traffic and scooped sand into trash and canvas tote bags Wednesday as rain from a weakened Pacific storm began to fall on Arizona. Full coverage from Tuscon's KVOA It's the second blast of hurricane-related weather to hit the desert region... Read Story

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13 hours 2 minutes ago

After Making 'Mistake,' Vikings Bench Peterson

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Hours after reversing course and benching Adrian Peterson indefinitely, Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf said Wednesday that the team "made a mistake" in bringing back their superstar running back following his indictment on a felony child-abuse charge in Texas. "We made a mistake and we need to... Read Story

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