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Texas man gets life sentence in 3-year-old daughter's death

Jun. 26, 2019 5:02 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A jury sentenced a North Texas father Wednesday to life in prison in the 2017 death of his 3-year-old daughter, whom he claims choked on milk before he panicked and placed her body in a culvert. Her body was found about two weeks later. The Dallas County jury deliberated 1½ hours in the...

The Latest: Man gets life in prison for daughter's death

Jun. 26, 2019 4:53 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Dallas-area man in the death of his 3-year-old daughter (all times local): 3:45 p.m. A 39-year-old man has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the 2017 death of his 3-year-old daughter. The Dallas County jury deliberated for 1½ hours before recommending...

FAA removes 3 managers in office that monitors Southwest

Jun. 26, 2019 4:46 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration is reassigning three managers in a regional office that oversees regulation of Southwest Airlines, which has been the subject of several safety investigations, according to a person familiar with the situation. The person spoke on condition of anonymity...

Dallas-bound flight makes safe emergency landing in Reno

Jun. 25, 2019 4:02 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — An American Airlines flight heading to Dallas-Fort Worth returned to Reno shortly after takeoff and made a safe emergency landing after issues with the landing gear and a tire. American Airlines says Flight 1266 took off from Reno-Tahoe International Airport around 1 a.m. Tuesday and...

The Latest: Rudy Gobert of Utah wins Defensive Player

Jun. 24, 2019 11:23 PM EDT

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the NBA Awards show in Santa Monica, California (all times local): 7:50 p.m. Rudy Gobert of the Utah Jazz has won Defensive Player of the Year for the second straight season at the NBA Awards. The 26-year-old center from France beat out Giannis Antetokounmpo of...

Last of 6 Texas men charged in Missouri gun theft sentenced

Jun. 24, 2019 1:32 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Two Dallas men who helped steal 654 firearms in Springfield, Missouri, have been sentenced to federal prison. Federal prosecutors say 36-year-old Raynord Hunt was sentenced Friday to eight years and four months in prison without parole. And 29-year-old Keith Lowe was sentenced to...

Badji scores twice, FC Dallas beats Toronto FC 3-0

Jun. 22, 2019 10:54 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dominique Badji scored twice, Bressan added another and FC Dallas beat Toronto FC 3-0 on Saturday night. Badji's short tap-in from the left of the goal at the 41st minute drew the ire of Toronto defenders who argued he was offsides but the goal stood. Bressan scored his first goal of...

Keuchel labors through Atlanta debut, Nats nip Braves 4-3

Jun. 21, 2019 11:51 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dallas Keuchel enjoyed being back on the mound after than a longer-than-expected wait between major league starts. He would have been happier if a three-run lead hadn't slipped away. Keuchel labored through five innings in his Atlanta debut, coughing up that 3-0 lead as the Braves lost...

Bond set for Texas man charged in death of transgender woman

Jun. 21, 2019 12:22 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A judge has set a $500,000 bond for a 22-year-old man charged in the killing of a transgender woman whose body was found in a Dallas lake. Ruben Alvarado made an initial court appearance Friday morning after his arrest Thursday. He's charged with murder in the death of 26-year-old Chynal...

LEADING OFF: Pujols in St Louis, Judge back, Keuchel debut

Jun. 21, 2019 3:44 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: BACK WHERE IT BEGAN Albert Pujols returns for his first game in St. Louis since leaving the Cardinals to sign a $240 million contract with the Angels before the 2012 season. The slugger won three NL MVP awards and made nine All-Star teams with the Cardinals,...