Chemical spill clears building

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About 50 Texas Woman’s University faculty and staff members evacuated the school’s Graduate Research Building on Tuesday after a hazardous chemical spill inside a third-floor laboratory, officials said.

Housing project hearing postponed

The future of a proposed five-story apartment complex near the University of North Texas is still unclear.

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Mass slaughter in Brazil prison exposes gang war

MANAUS, Brazil — Shortly after midnight on New Year’s Eve, hundreds of inmates watched from a Manaus prison yard as the sky lit up with fireworks, paid for by the gangs that dominate the jail system.

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County leaders sworn to serve

Plenty of heartfelt applause and laughter showered over newly sworn county officials during a brief ceremony New Year’s Day attended by family and friends.

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County leaders sworn to serve

Plenty of heartfelt applause and laughter showered over newly sworn county officials during a brief ceremony New Year’s Day attended by family and friends.

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Christmas duty

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County leaders sworn to serve

Plenty of heartfelt applause and laughter showered over newly sworn county officials during a brief ceremony New Year’s Day attended by family and friends.

Christmas duty

School bus in Ponder catches fire

One dead, another seriously hurt in separate accidents on U.S. 380

County floats penny cut in tax rate