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Police: Baby in Texas restaurant’s trash can was stillborn

Nov. 22, 2019 7:40 AM EST

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Police in suburban Dallas say investigators have determined that a newborn found dead inside of a trash can at an Applebee’s restaurant was stillborn. The infant was found inside of a bathroom on July 26, and Irving police said then they believed the mother had given birth...

Benn scores winner, Stars take 5th straight, 5-3 over Jets

Nov. 22, 2019 1:09 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Jamie Benn used a lesson from his youth baseball days to help score the tiebreaking goal Thursday night. Benn backhanded the winner with 4:21 left, and the rolling Dallas Stars beat the Winnipeg Jets 5-3 after blowing a three-goal lead. "I wasn't having a very good game, and even started that...

Deputies accused of stealing from Dallas store after tornado

Nov. 21, 2019 7:47 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Two Texas sheriff’s deputies accused of stealing items from a Home Depot they were guarding after it was destroyed by a tornado last month have been charged with theft. The Dallas County sheriff’s office said Deputy Joseph Bobadilla and Sgt. Rebecca Evans were arrested Thursday....

NFL’s top offense, defense clash as Patriots host Cowboys

Nov. 21, 2019 7:30 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — As a young football fan growing up in California, it didn’t take Tom Brady long to dislike the Dallas Cowboys. “I’ve really not liked the Cowboys since coming out of the womb as a Niner fan,” Brady joked this week. “They’ve got a lot of...

Don’t look now, but Prescott leading Cowboys with passing

Nov. 21, 2019 7:25 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott didn’t figure to be the next offensive star of the Dallas Cowboys caught up in MVP chatter, even though the quarterback edged running back Ezekiel Elliott in NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year voting three years ago. The two-time Pro Bowler was always seen as the...

First Marvel Comics issue sells in Texas for $1.26 million

Nov. 21, 2019 4:37 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — A rare near-mint condition copy of the first Marvel Comics comic book has sold at auction in Dallas for $1.26 million. Heritage Auctions says the Marvel Comics No. 1 from 1939 sold Thursday. Heritage says the buyer wished to remain anonymous. Ed Jaster, senior vice president at Heritage,...

Doncic has 33 first-half points, Mavs hammer Warriors 142-94

Nov. 20, 2019 11:19 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The front of their jerseys said “San Francisco” and the names on the back weren’t the same Golden State Warriors that reached the past five NBA Finals. The Dallas Mavericks took full advantage. Luka Doncic scored 33 of his 35 points in the first half and had yet another...

Body of long-dead man found in his suburban Dallas apartment

Nov. 20, 2019 10:40 PM EST

DESOTO, Texas (AP) — The body of a long-dead man has been found in his suburban Dallas apartment. DeSoto police say the body of 51-year-old Ronald Wayne White was found on the kitchen floor of his apartment last week by staff of the DeSoto Town Center Apartments checking units not using water. White had...

Elliott lags in rushing race as Cowboys offense hums along

Nov. 20, 2019 6:35 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott lost interest in talking about another 40-yard outing because the star Dallas running back said he felt awkward discussing his struggles in a game the Cowboys won. Center Travis Frederick started his assessment of the run game with a reminder that there might be a...

Benn scores twice, streaking Stars beat Canucks 6-1

Nov. 20, 2019 12:58 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Jamie Benn knows why the Dallas Stars have emerged as one of the NHL’s hottest teams following a dismal start. “Guys are coming out of their shells,” he said. Benn scored the first two goals Tuesday night, and some unsung Stars added four more to beat the Vancouver...