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Texas woman accused of threatening to kill judge overseeing Trump election case and a congresswoman

Aug. 16, 2023 20:33 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas woman was arrested and has been charged with threatening to kill the federal judge overseeing the criminal case against former President Donald Trump in Washington and a member of Congress. Abigail Jo Shry of Alvin, Texas, called the federal courthouse in...

Friends and family gather for the funeral of Houston rapper Big Pokey

Jul. 02, 2023 17:09 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Family and friends gathered at the funeral over the weekend for Houston rapper Big Pokey, an original member of the pioneering group Screwed Up Click. Pokey, who was born Milton Powell, died June 18 at the age of 48 after collapsing at a performance in Beaumont,...