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Man arrested, but motive unknown in Dallas Zoo monkey theft

Feb. 03, 2023 23:37 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The arrest of a 24-year-old man accused of taking two monkeys from the Dallas Zoo has shed some light on a mysterious string of events there as police said Friday that they’ve also linked him to the escape of a small leopard and a gash in the fence of another monkey habitat. ...

Bey hits late 3-pointer to help Pistons beat Hornets 118-112

Feb. 03, 2023 22:17 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Saddiq Bey scored 22 points, including a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 32.1 seconds left, and the Detroit Pistons rallied to beat the Charlotte Hornets 118-112 on Friday night. The Pistons were playing for the first time since a 111-105 loss in Dallas on Monday. The...

Police: Man arrested in taking of monkeys from Dallas zoo also charged in other recent crimes there

Feb. 03, 2023 16:20 PM EST
DALLAS (AP) — Police: Man arrested in taking of monkeys from Dallas zoo also charged in other recent crimes there.

Dallas police arrest man in the taking of two monkeys from the local zoo, say he was nabbed near animals at the aquarium

Feb. 03, 2023 10:36 AM EST
DALLAS (AP) — Dallas police arrest man in the taking of two monkeys from the local zoo, say he was nabbed near animals at the aquarium.

As James nears record, Tuesday's Lakers game moved to TNT

Feb. 02, 2023 20:33 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has further adjusted the schedule of nationally televised games with LeBron James closing in on Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the league’s scoring record. James is on pace to break the record Tuesday at home against the Oklahoma City Thunder. That game will now...

Embiid, Morant, Brown lead NBA All-Star reserve class

Feb. 02, 2023 19:58 PM EST

Philadelphia's Joel Embiid, Oklahoma City's Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and Portland's Damian Lillard had to have known they were going to the All-Star Game. Players averaging more than 30 points per game typically don't have to worry about not hearing their name called. Other players...

Back at Dallas Zoo, found monkeys get fed, snuggle up

Feb. 01, 2023 21:42 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The two small monkeys who were found in a vacant house a day after being taken from the Dallas Zoo lost a bit of weight during their ordeal but show no signs of injury, the zoo said Wednesday. The disappearance Monday of the two emperor tamarin monkeys — named Bella...

Texas executes inmate for 2007 fatal shooting of Dallas cop

Feb. 01, 2023 20:46 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas on Wednesday executed an inmate convicted of fatally shooting a Dallas police officer nearly 16 years ago after a high-speed chase. Wesley Ruiz, 43, received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas, for the March 2007 killing...

Texas executes inmate convicted of fatally shooting Dallas police officer after high speed chase nearly 16 years ago

Feb. 01, 2023 19:53 PM EST
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas executes inmate convicted of fatally shooting Dallas police officer after high speed chase nearly 16 years ago.

US winter storm causes 3rd day of dangerous, icy conditions

Feb. 01, 2023 18:09 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A deadly storm system lashed a large swath of the southern U.S. with bands of sleet and snow for a third day on Wednesday, grounding an additional 2,300 flights, leaving hundreds of thousands without power, forcing school closures and making already treacherous driving...