Big ruling for abortion rights in Supreme Court’s Texas case

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court issued its strongest defense of abortion rights in a quarter-century Monday, striking down Texas’ widely replicated rules that sharply reduced abortion clinics in the nation’s second-most-populous state.

Drowning victim identified

The 35-year-old man who drowned in Lewisville Lake during a boat party Saturday night has been identified as Alfredo Alejandro from Duncanville.

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Denton’s dusty past

North Texas State Fair and Rodeo director Nanci Kimmey and local historian and author Georgia Caraway have teamed up to produce Images of America: North Texas State Fair and Rodeo, a book covering the fair’s history from its beginning to present day through photographs.

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Skin tones take dancewear stage

Whitney Bracey’s Denton apartment feels like a small studio space instead of a living area and kitchen. Sure, the television and sink are there, but some aspects stand out: her sewing station to the right of the front door, a large dress form and fabric.

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Denton boutique tasked with recreating vintage Park Service uniforms

Scott Burns: Cost of living well keeps climbing in U.S.

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Denton music therapist gives patients melodic outlet

Kristin Abbott is the jukebox of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton. She rolls through the hallways with her cart filled with musical instruments — ukeleles, guitars, bongos, tambourines, flutes, etc. When she moves, it rattles.

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