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Texas priest disappears amid molestation allegations

Aug. 20, 2018 5:09 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A Texas priest who's accused of molesting teens and stealing from his parish has gone missing. St. Cecilia Catholic Church officials believe the Rev. Edmundo Paredes may have fled to his native country of the Philippines, The Dallas Morning news reported . He'd been a pastor at the church for...

Police: Man yells 'Jesus is coming' before stabbing toddler

Aug. 20, 2018 8:38 AM EDT

LEWISVILLE, Texas (AP) — Police in Texas say a man fatally stabbed his 16-month-old son and was shot in the leg by a neighbor who tried to stop the attack. The stabbing was reported Sunday afternoon in the courtyard of an apartment complex in Lewisville, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) northwest of Dallas....

Kirk, Williams make case in Arizona WR competition

Aug. 19, 2018 6:35 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — First-year Arizona Cardinals coach Steve Wilks has wanted players to separate themselves in the crowded competition at wide receiver. Christian Kirk and Chad Williams seem to have done just that. Both youngsters had impressive nights in the Cardinals' 20-15 preseason victory at New...

AP sources: Cowboys' Zack Martin should be OK for opener

Aug. 19, 2018 6:32 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys received the good news they expected after a preseason knee injury to Zack Martin, the highest-paid guard in the NFL. Two people with knowledge of the diagnosis said Sunday that Martin has no structural damage in his hyperextended left knee and should be ready for...

Backstreet Boys fans treated for injuries after storm

Aug. 19, 2018 2:32 PM EDT

THACKERVILLE, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma casino says 14 people suffered cuts and bruises when a powerful rainstorm toppled entrance trusses and disrupted the start of an outdoor concert by the Backstreet Boys. Kym Koch-Thompson, spokeswoman for the WinStar World Casino and Resort, says the concertgoers were...

3 dead, 4 injured after truck crosses lane outside Dallas

Aug. 19, 2018 1:43 PM EDT

ANNA, Texas (AP) — Authorities say three people died and four others were hospitalized after a pickup truck crossed into the oncoming lane on a rural stretch of highway outside Dallas and was struck by a car. The Texas Department of Public Safety said Sunday the crash rolled the car into a ditch and...

Figueroa, Barrios help FC Dallas beat Minnesota 2-0

Aug. 19, 2018 12:57 AM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Maynor Figueroa and Michael Barrios scored in FC Dallas' 2-0 victory over Minnesota United on Saturday night. The kickoff was delayed more than 2 1/2 hours because of lightning in the area. FC Dallas (13-5-6) remained three points ahead of Sporting Kansas City for the Western...

Prescott solid, Dalton sluggish as Bengals top Cowboys 21-13

Aug. 18, 2018 11:59 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys had another efficient preseason showing. Andy Dalton bogged down a bit with his Cincinnati Bengals. Prescott led a pair of scoring drives in three possessions, capped by a scrambling 6-yard scoring pass to Terrance Williams, before the Bengals...

Cambage has 43 points, Wings clinch final WNBA playoff spot

Aug. 17, 2018 10:36 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Elizabeth Cambage had 43 points and 13 rebounds and the Dallas Wings beat the Las Vegas Aces 107-102 on Friday night to clinch the final WNBA playoff spot and end a nine-game losing streak. It ended a turbulent stretch for Dallas, giving interim coach Taj McWilliams-Franklin her...

Jury awards more than $242 million for Lexus seat defects

Aug. 17, 2018 10:02 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A Texas jury has awarded more than $242 million to a Dallas-area family who sued Toyota over what they said were defective front seats in their Lexus sedan. Benjamin and Kristi Reavis alleged defects caused their front seat backs in a September 2016 rear-end collision to collapse on their two...