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The Galveston County Daily News : Texas

October 21, 2014

Texas

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Nowitzki-Chandler reunion, Parsons give Mavs hope

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki welcomed Tyson Chandler to Dallas with little fanfare four years ago, and certainly not amid talk of potential championships.

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Police: Indiana man confesses to all 7 killings
Updated: October 21, 2014 - 8:01 pm

GARY, Ind. (AP) — Police say an Indiana man has now definitively confessed to killing seven women whose bodies were found over the weekend in northwestern Indiana.

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Congressman's corp. loses Texas charter over taxes
Updated: October 21, 2014 - 8:01 pm

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Texas-based business co-owned by U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister has lost its right to do business as a Texas corporation after missing deadlines to pay state franchise taxes.

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US says head of Gulf Cartel in custody
Updated: October 21, 2014 - 8:01 pm

HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. authorities announced Tuesday they have arrested the head of the Gulf Cartel, one of Mexico's most violent drug trafficking rings.

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Advocates seek information on detention center
Updated: October 21, 2014 - 8:00 pm

ARTESIA, N.M. (AP) — Immigrant rights advocacy groups want the federal government to turn over information on deportation policies at a detention center in southern New Mexico where hundreds of Central American mothers and children are being held.

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Business owners admit to scamming Texas schools
Updated: October 21, 2014 - 8:00 pm

DALLAS (AP) — U.S. Attorney Sarah R. Saldana says two former owners of a tutoring business have pleaded guilty to defrauding several Texas school districts.

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Texas names 2 units to treat future Ebola patients
Updated: October 21, 2014 - 8:00 pm

DALLAS (AP) — Texas, which saw the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. and two more since then, has designated two containment facilities in Galveston and a Dallas suburb to treat any future patients.

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Texas congressman released from hospital
Updated: October 21, 2014 - 8:00 pm

PLANO, Texas (AP) — The oldest-ever member of the U.S. House has been transferred from a hospital to a rehabilitation center to continue his recovery from injuries suffered in a car wreck.

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Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad
Updated: October 21, 2014 - 8:01 pm

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Michael Sam will have to wait for a third team to give the NFL's first openly gay player a chance to appear in a regular-season game.

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