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Fake Eggs Help Protect Birds and Turtles From Seagulls

Fake Eggs Help Protect Birds and Turtles From Seagulls

Seagulls are becoming a major threat to native species on Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Experts say they've come up with an unique solution to curb their growing numbers. Not just pesky chip stealers, seagulls are a major threat to native wildlife in th

4 hrs 34 mins ago by Erin Hatfield
British Theater Director Peter Brook Dies Aged 97

British Theater Director Peter Brook Dies Aged 97

Groundbreaking British theater director Peter Brook has died, aged 97, according to reports in French media, Sunday. Brook came to fame with his staging of "Marat/Sade" in 1964 and his adaptation of the Indian epic poem "Mahabharata" in 1985.His other wor

2 hrs 7 mins ago by Erin Hatfield
Lindsay Lohan Celebrates Birthday as Married Woman

Lindsay Lohan Celebrates Birthday as Married Woman

Actor Lindsay Lohan celebrated her 36th birthday on Saturday as a married woman. The “Freaky Friday” star said she was the “luckiest woman in the world” in an Instagram post Friday that pictured her with financier Bader Shammas, wh

4 hrs 46 mins ago by Erin Hatfield
Texas clinics halt abortions after state high court ruling

Texas clinics halt abortions after state high court ruling

The Texas Supreme Court has blocked a lower court order that had given some abortion clinics confidence to resume performing abortions.

July 2nd, 1:34 AM CDT
Strong Stats for July 4th Weekend Travel

Strong Stats for July 4th Weekend Travel

Stats from the TSA show good numbers at airports for the holiday weekend. We spoke with some travelers about what they are experience on the journey.

July 1st, 5:18 PM CDT by Frank McCaffrey
Texas Monitoring Roads, Can Checkpoints Halt Future Incidents?

Texas Monitoring Roads, Can Checkpoints Halt Future Incidents?

An incident in San Antonio, Texas that left over 50 immigrants dead in a hot trailer has the state taking new steps to monitor highways. A Brooks County, Texas rancher tells us he thinks checkpoints are key.

June 30th, 4:31 PM CDT by Frank McCaffrey

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Texas clinics halt abortions after state high court ruling

Texas clinics halt abortions after state high court ruling

The Texas Supreme Court has blocked a lower court order that had given some abortion clinics confidence to resume performing abortions.

July 2nd, 1:34 AM CDT
Holiday getaway pushes US airport traffic to pandemic high

Holiday getaway pushes US airport traffic to pandemic high

The Fourth of July holiday weekend is providing further evidence that the travel bug is at its most infectious levels since the pandemic began in 2020.

July 2nd, 11:54 AM CDT
Uvalde schools' police chief resigns from City Council

Uvalde schools' police chief resigns from City Council

The Uvalde school district’s police chief has stepped down from his position in the City Council just weeks after being sworn in following allegations that he erred in his response to the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School that left 19 students and two teachers dead.

July 2nd, 12:49 PM CDT
Bodies of 3 missing kids, woman found in Minnesota lake

Bodies of 3 missing kids, woman found in Minnesota lake

The bodies of two young children have been recovered from a Minnesota lake, and searchers are still looking for a third they fear may have been intentionally drowned.

July 2nd, 10:54 AM CDT
Hard Rock deal ends casino strike threat in Atlantic City

Hard Rock deal ends casino strike threat in Atlantic City

The Hard Rock casino has reached agreement with Atlantic City’s main casino workers union, removing the last threat of a strike during the busy holiday weekend.

23 hrs 43 mins ago
From AM to PM, the fickle force of government is with you

From AM to PM, the fickle force of government is with you

The Supreme Court's ruling on carbon emission controls on power plants this past week has cast light on the world of federal regulation.

July 2nd, 8:34 AM CDT
Texas' border mission grows, but crossings still high

Texas' border mission grows, but crossings still high

The deadliest smuggling attempt in U.S. history underscores the limitations of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s massive border security operation.

July 2nd, 9:19 AM CDT
Parkland jurors must manage trial stress on their own

Parkland jurors must manage trial stress on their own

The 12 jurors chosen this past week to decide whether Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz is executed will be exposed to horrific images and emotional testimony, but must deal with any mental anguish alone.

July 2nd, 8:39 AM CDT

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