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Dallas County officials are confirming the arrest of a family member in connection to a homicide.Eddie Mixon, 58, is charged with murdering his own brother, 53-year-old Stanley Mixon.Mixon is being heldMore >>
Dallas County officials are confirming the arrest of a family member in connection to a homicide.More >>
Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:47 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:47:45 GMT
Prattville residents now have the opportunity to try what is being called, "one of the nation's fasted growing 'better burger' restaurant." On Wednesday Smashburger held the grand opening and ribbon cuttingMore >>
Prattville residents now have the opportunity to try what is being called, "one of the nation's fasted growing 'better burger' restaurant."More >>
Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:37 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:37:11 GMT
Congress will hear testimony Wednesday detailing how undercover investigators used fake identities to get taxpayer-subsidized health insurance under President Barack Obama's law.More >>
Undercover investigators using fake identities were able to secure taxpayer-subsidized health insurance under President Barack Obama's health care law, congressional investigators said Wednesday.More >>
ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) -
Crews continue to battle around 93 square miles of tinder-dry forests in New Mexico as officials hope thunderstorms expected over the weekend will bring relief.
Officials said Saturday that the Silver Fire in the Gila National Forest was slightly tamed after rainfall hit the northern and southern portion of the blaze. The 34-square-mile inferno near the Arizona border prompted crews to build protection around the historic mining town of Kingston, N.M. The Northern Arizona Incident Management Team is hosting Congressman Steve Pearce, who is scheduled Saturday to tour the charred damage.
Meanwhile, the largest fire burning in New Mexico remained steady on the Valles Caldera National Preserve at 37 square miles and stayed 75 percent contained.
The Tres Lagunas Fire, which has blacked nearly 16 square miles north of Pecos, was 85 percent contained.
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