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Wednesday 06/03/2015
New U Texas president supports beer sales at football games
Posted: June 03, 2015 - 1:29 pm

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — New University of Texas President Greg Fenves says he is in favor of allowing beer sales at football games to enhance the fan experience.

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US officials warn of encrypted communications by extremists
Updated: June 03, 2015 - 2:00 pm

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. law enforcement officials expressed concern Wednesday about the growing use of encrypted communication and private messaging by supporters of the Islamic State, saying the technology was complicating efforts to monitor terror suspects and extremists.

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Police: 5 relatives arrested after teen beaten to abort baby
Updated: June 03, 2015 - 2:00 pm

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas police say five family members have been arrested after a teenage girl said she was raped and impregnated by a relative three years ago and beaten to induce an abortion.

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Houston police fatally shoot man who led them on chase
Posted: June 03, 2015 - 12:52 pm

DALLAS (AP) — Houston police say officers fatally shot a man following a chase when he threatened them and a police dog with a knife after the dog grabbed his leg.

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Allstate will offer insurance for ride-sharing app drivers
Posted: June 03, 2015 - 12:41 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Allstate will start insuring drivers who pick up passengers through ride-hailing apps like Uber and Lyft.

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Houston man accused of killing son, 3, over potty training
Updated: June 03, 2015 - 2:00 pm

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston police say a father is accused of beating his 3-year-old son to death after the boy had potty training accidents.

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Dutch firebrand vows to show Muhammad cartoons on TV
Updated: June 03, 2015 - 1:03 pm

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders said Wednesday he plans to show cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad on Dutch television after Parliament refused to display them.

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Condemned killer of 2 in West Texas in 1994 loses appeal
Updated: June 03, 2015 - 1:03 pm

HOUSTON (AP) — The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has refused an appeal from a 41-year-old Ector County man sent to death row for the 1994 slayings of his neighbors in Odessa during a burglary of their home.

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Officials focus on trees damaged in Central Texas flooding
Updated: June 03, 2015 - 1:03 pm

WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) — Texas landowners and arborists face a challenge of removing and replanting trees that were damaged after the Blanco River flooded over Memorial Day weekend in Central Texas.

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Texas inmate, 67, set for execution in slayings 31 years ago
Updated: June 03, 2015 - 2:00 pm

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A 67-year-old man who was convicted of killing four men more than three decades ago has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to keep him from becoming the oldest Texas prisoner put to death in an execution scheduled for Wednesday evening.

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