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The Washington Times
Homeland Security officials testify 30 Syrian refugee applicants denied admittanceHomeland Security says it’s already weeded out 30 Syrian refugee applicants for
Homeland Security officials testify 30 Syrian refugee applicants denied admittance
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
Homeland Security says it’s already weeded out 30 Syrian refugee applicants for terrorism or other criminal concerns, and helped deny 2,200 other visitor visas because of terrorism concerns, as officials sought Wednesday to assure Congress the Obama... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
U.S. Terrorism-Prevention Bills on Their Way to House Floor By Erick Payne - Several new bills aimed at reducing the threat of terrorism,
U.S. Terrorism-Prevention Bills on Their Way to House Floor
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 3 days ago
By Erick Payne - Several new bills aimed at reducing the threat of terrorism, including one that would set a new national terrorism-prevention strategy, are one step closer to becoming... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Could An Encryption Backdoor Tied To The NSA Have Let In Foreign Spies?A Congressional committee has begun to investigate the potential impact of a Ju
Could An Encryption Backdoor Tied To The NSA Have Let In Foreign Spies?
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
A Congressional committee has begun to investigate the potential impact of a Juniper Networks firewall security flaw discovered in December on government systems—even as some researchers suggest the hole may be the unintended consequence of a... Read more
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The Washington Times
John Kasich punts on encryption question during GOP debateOhio Gov. John Kasich punted when asked about smartphone encryption during Thur
John Kasich punts on encryption question during GOP debate
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
Ohio Gov. John Kasich punted when asked about smartphone encryption during Thursday night’s GOP presidential debate, deferring a national security question on law enforcement’s “going dark” problem to the very office he’s vying for. Concerns persist... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
US announces plan for new visa rules for some EuropeansWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is easing new visa requirements for
US announces plan for new visa rules for some Europeans
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is easing new visa requirements for certain European travelers who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years, a move that quickly angered some in Congress who pushed for new travel... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Q&A: Obama admin announces new rules for visa-free travelWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on
Q&A: Obama admin announces new rules for visa-free travel
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on Europeans and others who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years. At the same time, officials say the new rules might not apply to travelers in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
U.S. tightens restrictions on visa waivers for someWASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's administration tightened restrictions on
U.S. tightens restrictions on visa waivers for some
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's administration tightened restrictions on Europeans and other travelers who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the past five years as part of the visa-waiver program Congress passed in the budget deal... Read more
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Daily Herald
Q&A: Obama admin announces new rules for visa-free travelWASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on Eur
Q&A: Obama admin announces new rules for visa-free travel
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on Europeans and others who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years. At the same time, officials say the new rules might not apply to travelers in certain... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Q&A: Obama admin announces new rules for visa-free travelWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on
Q&A: Obama admin announces new rules for visa-free travel
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on Europeans and others who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years. At the same time, officials say the new rules might not apply to travelers in... Read more
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ABC News
Q&A: Obama Admin Announces New Rules for Visa-Free TravelThe Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on Europeans and oth
Q&A: Obama Admin Announces New Rules for Visa-Free Travel
ABC News / Posted 15 days ago
The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on Europeans and others who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years. At the same time, officials say the new rules might not apply to travelers in certain occupations... Read more
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International Business Times
New US visa rule could make travel to the country tough for some Europeans The Obama administration has started enforcing a new visa rule that could make
New US visa rule could make travel to the country tough for some Europeans
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
The Obama administration has started enforcing a new visa rule that could make visit to the US harder for some European, Japanese and Australian travellers. The move is aimed at preventing Islamic State (Isis) extremists from entering American soil... Read more
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FOX News
Administration eases visa rules for travelers visiting terror hotspotsThe Obama administration on Thursday eased visa rules for certain European trav
Administration eases visa rules for travelers visiting terror hotspots
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
The Obama administration on Thursday eased visa rules for certain European travelers who have visited terror hotspots in the Middle East and Africa, triggering a backlash from congressional lawmakers who sought the restrictions for security... Read more
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Japan Today
U.S. announces new visa rules for some Europeans, others ‹ Japan TodayThe Obama administration tightened restrictions on European and other travelers
U.S. announces new visa rules for some Europeans, others ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 16 days ago
The Obama administration tightened restrictions on European and other travelers who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years, even as it said the new rules may not apply to those in certain occupations who have traveled for... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
U.S. tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
U.S. tightens visa policy for some Europeans
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
U.S. tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
U.S. tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KSPR Springfield / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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My EastText
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
My EastText / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KTXS Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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KECI Missoula
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KECI Missoula / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans | Politics - Home New rules apply to travelers who have visited Iran, Iraq, S
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KTVZ Bend / Posted 16 days ago
| Politics - Home New rules apply to travelers who have visited Iran, Iraq, Sudan or Syria since 2011 The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
US tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
US tightens visa policy for some Europeans
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
U.S. tightens visa policy for some EuropeansWASHINGTON (CNN) -- The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa po
U.S. tightens visa policy for some Europeans
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
U.S. tightens visa policy for some EuropeansWASHINGTON (CNN) -- The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa po
U.S. tightens visa policy for some Europeans
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European,... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
U.S. tightens visa policy for some EuropeansThe U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will mak
U.S. tightens visa policy for some Europeans
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 16 days ago
The U.S. began implementing changes Thursday to its visa policies that will make it harder for some Europeans to travel to the United States in a bid to keep ISIS adherents out of the country. The new rules apply to European, Japanese and Australian... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
US announces plan for new visa rules for some Europeans - — The Obama administration is easing new visa requirements for certain European travelers who have visited Iran Iraq Syria or Sudan in the last five years a move that quickl...The announcement by the Homeland Security and State departments comes as the ad
US announces plan for new visa rules for some Europeans - — The Obama administration is easing new visa requirements for certain European travelers who have visited Iran Iraq Syria or Sudan in the last five years a move that quickl...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 16 days ago
The announcement by the Homeland Security and State departments comes as the administration puts new limits on who can use the visa-free travel program under a law Congress passed in December intended to block Europeans who have fought for the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
US announces plan for new visa rules for some EuropeansWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is easing new visa requirements for
US announces plan for new visa rules for some Europeans
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 16 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is easing new visa requirements for certain European travelers who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years, a move that quickly angered some in Congress who pushed for new travel... Read more
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The Washington Times
Lawmakers float new commission to solve government’s ‘going dark’ encryption dilemmaLawmakers from both sides of the aisle said they want privacy advocates, law en
Lawmakers float new commission to solve government’s ‘going dark’ encryption dilemma
The Washington Times / Posted 17 days ago
Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle said they want privacy advocates, law enforcement officials and Silicon Valley stakeholders to work together toward solving the so-called “going dark” problem caused by criminals and terrorists who secretly... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
Imam calls for universal respect, attends State of the Union address | January 21, 2016SOUTH BRUNSWICK - In response to the hateful and discriminatory rhetoric agains
Imam calls for universal respect, attends State of the Union address | January 21, 2016
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
SOUTH BRUNSWICK - In response to the hateful and discriminatory rhetoric against Muslims that has appeared in recent weeks, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-Middlesex, Mercer) expressed her solidarity with the American Muslim community by... Read more
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The Washington Times
Justin Amash aims to roll back ‘cyber surveillance’ bill added to omnibusRep. Justin Amash, Michigan Republican, on Wednesday proposed repealing cyberse
Justin Amash aims to roll back ‘cyber surveillance’ bill added to omnibus
The Washington Times / Posted 22 days ago
Rep. Justin Amash, Michigan Republican, on Wednesday proposed repealing cybersecurity legislation included in the last-minute spending bill recently passed by Congress. Mr. Amash said he already garnered bipartisan support in the House and Senate... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Carter plan to bring Gitmo detainees to U.S.Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday he is readying a plan for President
Carter plan to bring Gitmo detainees to U.S.
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 23 days ago
Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday he is readying a plan for President Barack Obama that would house some remaining Guantanamo Bay detainees in a secure facility in the U.S. "That plan will propose bringing those detainees to an appropriate,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Obama tells US to embrace time of ‘extraordinary change’ Washington – President Barack Obama told Americans nervous about terror and a
Obama tells US to embrace time of ‘extraordinary change’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
Washington – President Barack Obama told Americans nervous about terror and a changing economy that they should not fear the future, in a farewell State of the Union address Tuesday that drew... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Prosecutors in Chicago, New York and San Diego fight over 'El Chapo'The expected extradition of Mexican drug lord and prison escape artist Joaquin
Prosecutors in Chicago, New York and San Diego fight over 'El Chapo'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
The expected extradition of Mexican drug lord and prison escape artist Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States may take months, but it already has caused a tug of war among federal prosecutors in the key jurisdictions that want to put him on... Read more
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The Manila Times
Obama dismisses IS group as existential threatJanuary 13, 2016 8:58 pm WASHINGTON: The Islamic State group does not pose an
Obama dismisses IS group as existential threat
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
January 13, 2016 8:58 pm WASHINGTON: The Islamic State group does not pose an existential threat to the United States, President Barack Obama declared Tuesday, warning that such talk only emboldens... Read more
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The Hindu
Trump finds Obama’s final State of the Union address boringOther Republican leaders, including Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, were highly
Trump finds Obama’s final State of the Union address boring
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
Other Republican leaders, including Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, were highly critical of the president's final address. Republican front-runner Donald Trump on Wednesday dismissed President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address as... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Obama dismisses IS group as existential threatUS President Barack Obama greets supporters before the State of the Union at th
Obama dismisses IS group as existential threat
News 24 South Africa / Posted 24 days ago
US President Barack Obama greets supporters before the State of the Union at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on January 12, 2016. (Nicholas Kamm, AFP) Washington – The Islamic State group does not pose an existential threat to the United States,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Obama dismisses IS group as existential threatby Dave Clark Washington, United States - The Islamic State group does not pos
Obama dismisses IS group as existential threat
Manila Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
by Dave Clark Washington, United States - The Islamic State group does not pose an existential threat to the United States, President Barack Obama declared Tuesday, warning that such talk only emboldens America’s enemies. In his final State of the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Prosecutors in Chicago, New York and San Diego fight over 'El Chapo'The expected extradition of Mexican drug lord and prison escape artist Joaquin
Prosecutors in Chicago, New York and San Diego fight over 'El Chapo'
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
The expected extradition of Mexican drug lord and prison escape artist Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States may take months, but it already has caused a tug of war among federal prosecutors in the key jurisdictions that want to put him on... Read more
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KXXV Waco
BNSF bridge turnarounds closedFire displaces over a dozen local residentsFire displaces over a dozen local re
BNSF bridge turnarounds closed
KXXV Waco / Posted 26 days ago
Fire displaces over a dozen local residentsFire displaces over a dozen local residents A three-alarm fire at a Temple apartment building displaced about 29 residents Sunday morning. More >> A three-alarm fire at a Temple apartment building... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Active shooter training courses offered across the PanhandleFire displaces over a dozen local residentsFire displaces over a dozen local re
Active shooter training courses offered across the Panhandle
KXXV Waco / Posted 26 days ago
Fire displaces over a dozen local residentsFire displaces over a dozen local residents A three-alarm fire at a Temple apartment building displaced about 29 residents Sunday morning. More >> A three-alarm fire at a Temple apartment building... Read more
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KXXV Waco
More military trucks now fighting fires in the PanhandleFire displaces over a dozen local residentsFire displaces over a dozen local re
More military trucks now fighting fires in the Panhandle
KXXV Waco / Posted 26 days ago
Fire displaces over a dozen local residentsFire displaces over a dozen local residents A three-alarm fire at a Temple apartment building displaced about 29 residents Sunday morning. More >> A three-alarm fire at a Temple apartment building... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Earthquake near SnyderFire displaces over a dozen local residentsFire displaces over a dozen local re
Earthquake near Snyder
KXXV Waco / Posted 26 days ago
Fire displaces over a dozen local residentsFire displaces over a dozen local residents A three-alarm fire at a Temple apartment building displaced about 29 residents Sunday morning. More >> A three-alarm fire at a Temple apartment building... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Mt. Pleasant, TN officers go above and beyond for elderly manFire displaces over a dozen local residentsFire displaces over a dozen local re
Mt. Pleasant, TN officers go above and beyond for elderly man
KXXV Waco / Posted 26 days ago
Fire displaces over a dozen local residentsFire displaces over a dozen local residents A three-alarm fire at a Temple apartment building displaced about 29 residents Sunday morning. More >> A three-alarm fire at a Temple apartment building... Read more
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