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  1. Hit-and-run victims

    Officer's son killed in crash; $15,000 reward offered for information

    Police said 13-year-old Ethan Vasquez was killed and his mother, Sandy Vasquez, 40, was critically injured in a crash involving a stolen minivan. The suspects remain at large.

  2. Ways to Save: Tax Day Freebies

    Ways to Save: Tax Day Freebies

    Huge Tax Day Freebies on everything from fries to cookies, massages and slurpees.

  3. Dammion Heard

    Questions swirl around star wrestler's death in Colorado

    Dammion Heard had a lot going for him. And his dad says that proves one thing. "There is no way my son took his own life," said Gary Heard.

  4. Brandon Jordan

    Teen up for 'shock probation' after four months of eight-year sentence

    In December, a judge sentenced 19-year-old Brandon Jordan to eight years in prison for the burglary of a Richardson residence. But on Thursday, the teenager will be considered for early release... very early release.

  5. Blood Moon

    Does Tuesday's 'blood moon' eclipse signal the End Times?

    Tuesday's first of four lunar "blood moon" eclipses mark one of two earth-shaking events, depending on your viewpoint: Either a critical moment in the unfolding prophecy of the End Times, or Tax Day.

  6. Police investigation

    12-year-old critical after robbery, beating in South Dallas

    Police say a group of four or five teens surrounded and attacked the 12-year-old and his 15-year-old brother. The younger boy was assaulted as he tried to run away, a news release said.

  7. Paul Walker's brothers to help finish 'Fast & Furious'

    Paul Walker's brothers to help finish 'Fast & Furious'

    Universal Pictures announced Tuesday that Caleb Walker and Cody Walker have been enlisted to complete the shooting of some of the film's action scenes. Production has resumed after it was suspended following Walker's death in late November.

  8. Lunar eclipse

    Blood moon eclipse early Tuesday is a special event

    A lunar eclipse occurs when the sun, Earth and moon line up so the Earth's shadow falls on the moon, darkening it.

  9. New Domino's pizza features fried chicken as crust

    New Domino's pizza features fried chicken as crust

    "We're doing something with chicken that no one else is doing," says J. Patrick Doyle, CEO of Domino's, in a phone interview. "We look at this as an opportunity to do chicken with a twist."

  10. Crime

    Body in Pleasant Grove field identified as Nimitz High student

    The remains of 14-year-old Vivian Evon Saldana were discovered near 9300 Teagarden Road on April 4, but her identity was not immediately established.

  11. Crime

    Richardson man's death being investigated as homicide

    Officers were called to the 400 block of Creekside Drive around 11:15 p.m. on April 1 after reports of a gun being shot. They found Jeffrey Brandon Youngblood, 21, dead inside a car with a single gunshot wound.

  12. Girl sends terroristic tweet to AA, gets unwanted response

    Girl sends terroristic tweet to AA, gets unwanted response

    A Twitter user thought to be a teenage girl has received unwanted notoriety after she sent a terrorism-themed message to American Airlines. The incident has spawned coverage from a number of media outlets across the globe.

  13. Abbott and Davis

    Greg Abbott releases tax return, Wendy Davis files extension

    Republican gubernatorial nominee Greg Abbott released his tax return which showed he paid a rate of 13%. Democratic nominee Wendy Davis told News 8 she will ask for an extension.

  14. McKinney shooting

    Man critically wounded by gunfire in McKinney backyard

    Officers responded to a shooting call at a house in the 700 block of Dudperkins Street on Monday afternoon. They found 30-year-old Thadius Williams.

  15. wfaagrafix

    Getting a big tax refund may not be a good thing

    "Often the very people who celebrate receiving a refund are those who are most in need of extra money in their pocket each month," said Gail Cunningham, a spokesperson for the National Foundation for Credit Counseling.

  16. Megan Huntsman

    Utah woman arrested after seven dead babies found

    Megan Huntsman, accused of killing several babies she gave birth to over 10 years, was arrested Sunday after police discovered seven tiny bodies stuffed in separate cardboard boxes in the garage of her former home.

  17. 4 Houston schools get new mascots after ban

    4 Houston schools get new mascots after ban

    HOUSTON (AP) — Four schools in the Houston school district have new mascots following the school board's vote to ban the use of any race or ethnic group for such symbols.

  18. Missing girls

    UNT lab solves 42-year mystery of missing SD girls

    Skeletal remains found inside a car in South Dakota last September belonged to two teens who had been missing for more than four decades. The identifications were made by a lab at the University of North Texas.

  19. Emergency landing

    Dallas-bound jet makes emergency landing in Abilene

    An American Airlines jet bound for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport made an emergency landing in Abilene on Tuesday afternoon, the carrier confirmed.

  20. Man gets 18 months in jail for urinating on Alamo

    Man gets 18 months in jail for urinating on Alamo

    A judge has ordered a 23-year-old El Paso man to spend 18 months in a state jail facility for urinating on the Alamo.