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Texas briefs: Ex-Dallas officer pleads guilty to shooting unarmed man

Associated Press

May 30, 2018

WFAA-TV reports that Amy Wilburn pleaded guilty Tuesday to recklessly discharging a firearm.

Texas briefs: Texas woman says warrant presented for son killed by police

Associated Press

May 30, 2018

Tarrant County deputies came to the house in Arlington this month, upsetting the family “all over again.”

Texas briefs: Exxon aims to boost oil, gas production

DAVID KOENIG, Associated Press

May 30, 2018

DALLAS — Exxon Mobil Corp.’s CEO says the company can more than double its earnings by 2025 and will invest in new oil and gas production even if policymakers adopt rules to combat climate change. CEO Darren Woods told shareholders We...

Texas briefs: Texas school district offers higher pay in Phoenix ads

Associated Press

May 30, 2018

Advertisements were placed in Arizona and Oklahoma to target both new and veteran teachers.

National briefs: Cancer group says colon screening should start at 45, not 50

Associated Press

May 30, 2018

New guidelines released Wednesday recommend U.S. adults start colon cancer screening earlier.

National brief: Prosecutor accused of trading sex for leniency

Associated Press

May 30, 2018

A former district attorney is accused of tipping off female drug dealers and giving them lenient treatment in exchange for sex.

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