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Ebola case confirmed in Dallas; Doctors tell East Texans about the risks

New updates have been continuing to come out in regards to the Ebola case that has been confirmed in Dallas. Thomas Eric Duncan came to the states from Liberia to visit family. He went to the Emergency Room days after his arrival feeling sick.

Ebola: tracking the patient

The first patient diagnosed with Ebola in the United States continues to receive treatment from a team of experts inside Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.
Texans’ J.J. Watt named AFC defensive player of the week

Texans’ J.J. Watt named AFC defensive player of the week

J.J. Watt’s 2014 season keeps getting bigger.
Cowboys LB Carter out 10-14 days with quadriceps strain

Cowboys LB Carter out 10-14 days with quadriceps strain

Bruce Carter limped through the locker room in obvious pain. It took him 20 minutes just to put on a sock Tuesday morning, he said.
Reward increased to $8,000 for TX convict who served time for rape, stabbing

Reward increased to $8,000 for TX convict who served time for rape, stabbing

The reward for Robert Chrismon, 51, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of October.
Veteran teacher fired for actions while defending bullied student

Veteran teacher fired for actions while defending bullied student

Fountain Hills, AZ (KPHO) -- Pam Aister spent 25 years as a teacher in the Fountain Hills Unified School District. Monday night, she lost her job as a fourth-grade teacher at Four Peaks Elementary School.
Through cancer and loss of a baby, 'I wouldn't change a thing' mother says

Through cancer and loss of a baby, 'I wouldn't change a thing' mother says

Bear River, UT (KSL) -- Kathy Taylor is resting at home and treating every day with her family as a gift.
Colleyvile woman found stabbed to death

Colleyvile woman found stabbed to death

The elderly housekeeper found dead inside her employer's Colleyville home was stabbed to death. 72-year-old Anita Fox is Colleyville's first homicide is more than 20 years.
Build a better barrier

Build a better barrier

As The Houston Chronicle's report on the increase in truck accidents in the Houston region noted, wrecks can ruin a city’s entire traffic system.
Police kill suspect near Houston mall

Police kill suspect near Houston mall

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A man is dead after being shot by Houston police Tuesday morning outside of a business along Interstate 45 in southeast Houston.

CDC confirms first Ebola case diagnosed in US in Dallas

A patient being treated at a Dallas hospital is the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, health officials announced Tuesday.
Jerry Jones says ’02 loss to Texans brought him to tears

Jerry Jones says ’02 loss to Texans brought him to tears

Jerry Jones has been brought to tears three times since buying the Dallas Cowboys in 1989 and recalled those moments because the Houston Texans are coming to town.
Jadeveon Clowney hopes to return in a ‘few weeks’

Jadeveon Clowney hopes to return in a ‘few weeks’

Jadeveon Clowney was careful with his words, not say anything definitive and speaking in vague generalities.
Indy Zoo's tiger cub gets a name!

Indy Zoo's tiger cub gets a name!

Indianapolis, IN (WXIN) -- It's official – the Indianapolis Zoo's Amur Tiger cub, born in July, finally has a name!