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Fort Worth chief: ‘Absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

Fort Worth's police chief reiterated Tuesday that a white officer's killing of a black woman in her home was inexcusable, as an arrest warrant was released quoting the victim's 8-year-old nephew as saying she pointed a gun at a bedroom window after hearing suspicious noises outside.

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

A police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home in the presence of her 8-year-old nephew acted inappropriately and has resigned, the chief of police said Monday.

Family seeks answers after police kill Texas woman at home

A white police officer who killed a black woman inside her Texas home while responding to a neighbor's call about an open front door "didn't have time to perceive a threat" before he opened fire, an attorney for the woman's family said.

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McMaster, 22 other governors against ‘biased’ funding allocation in new stimulus package

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Pandemic leaves tribes without US recognition at higher risk

Without federal funding, tribal leaders say they are less-equipped to prevent infections and curb the significant economic toll the pandemic has had on their communities.

Myrtle Beach extends COVID-19 state of emergency through March 31

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Man missing since beginning of year safely found in ND

NHSO revealed this morning that "Wright has been located in Bismarck, North Dakota and is fine. His family has been notified."