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Police: Teen masqueraded as child in porn case

|Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Two men have been arrested in a suburban North Texas child porn case, including a 17-year-old man police say enrolled in an elementary school posing as a 12-year-old.

Man pleads guilty to felony charges

|Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

A U.S. attorney says a man has pleaded guilty to conspiring to use stolen information to file fraudulent tax returns so he could receive tax refunds.

Detective: Penn. murderer says he killed in Texas

|Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

A man who was sentenced to death in Pennsylvania this week for the 2008 killing and dismemberment of a woman told investigators that he also killed women in Texas, where he used to live.

Suspected FSU gunman was attorney in New Mexico

|Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

A man suspected of shooting three people at a Florida State University's library Thursday worked for the District Attorney's office in Las Cruces.

Country of origin label for meat cuts endangered

| |Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Package labels on fresh cuts of meat that identify where animals were born, raised and slaughtered face an uncertain future after successful trade challenges from Canada and Mexico.

Telethons, hotlines set up for Texas immigrants

| |Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Attorneys and immigration groups in Texas are setting up telethons and hotlines to serve immigrants who will look to qualify under a White House plan to protect them from deportation.

Bush center exhibit features first family pets

| |Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

The upcoming holiday exhibit at the George W. Bush Presidential Center will give visitors a look at the 2002 celebration at the White House, which took inspiration from presidential pets through the years.

Man found not guilty of abusing son locked in box

|Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

A Texas jury has found a man not guilty of abusing his 11-year-old son by locking him in a wooden box.

Retail gasoline prices across Texas down 7 cents

|Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Retail gasoline prices across Texas and nationwide have dropped an average 7 cents per gallon this week.

Journal indicates FSU shooter suspected government

| |Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

A Florida State University alumnus and attorney who shot three people at the school's library early Thursday believed the government was targeting him for persecution, detailing his thoughts in a journal and in videos detectives obtained, authorities said.