Blotter: Woman's stepfather defends her with licensed pistol
A day-long feud between roommates ended Sunday when the female victim's stepfather pulled his licensed pistol on the suspect in self-defense, according to Denton police spokesman Shane Kizer.
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Woman's death in Corinth ruled a homicide; victim identified
Corinth police identified the victim as 21-year-old Amanda Clairmont, a University of North Texas student, according to KDFW-TV (Channel 4).
Liz Weston: Too many Americans barely staying afloat
Incomes are up, the stock market is soaring, and home prices have largely recovered from the mortgage meltdown. But Americans still haven't regained all the wealth they lost and, on the whole, are worse off than in 1998.
Blotter: Gunman shoots one outside local sports bar
A single gunman shot one victim at 1:16 a.m. Saturday outside Vitty's Sports bar, police say.
Blotter: Hit-and-run suspect hits 17-year-old with vehicle, police say
The report said the tenant, who was not identified, was behind on rent by about $5,000. No arrests were made. 400 block of South Elm Street — Police found a toy replica handgun, drug paraphernalia and "burglary tools" on two people suspected of a burglary in Denton, according to a police report.
Thanksgiving holiday closures
State, county and city government offices will be closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving. The U.S. Postal Service and other federal offices will be closed Thursday only.
Indictments: Nov. 16, 2017
The following people were indicted by a Denton County grand jury on Thursday at the Denton County Courts Building.