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Markets Shudder as Trade Tensions Flare

NEW YORK (AP) – Markets are closing sharply lower after the latest escalation of the U.S.-China trade dispute. President Donald Trump said U.S. companies are “hereby ordered” to find an alternative to doing business with China after Beijing announced tariffs on $75 billion of U.S. goods. The Dow Jones industrials sank 623 points, or 2.4%.…MORE

Supreme Court: Ginsburg Treated for Tumor on Pancreas

Supreme Court: Ginsburg Treated for Tumor on Pancreas

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed radiation therapy for a tumor on her pancreas and there is no evidence of the disease remaining. The court said Friday the tumor was “treated definitively and there is no evidence of disease elsewhere in the body.” In a statement, the court…MORE

Trump Orders US Companies to Find China ‘Alternative’

Trump Orders US Companies to Find China ‘Alternative’

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump in a series of tweets is ordering all U.S. companies with operations in China to begin looking for alternatives in response to retaliatory tariffs from Beijing. Trump on Friday said that he will respond in hours to an announcement Friday that China was retaliating to U.S. tariffs with a…MORE

Attorneys for Fort Worth Man Charged in Ole Miss Student’s Murder Seek Psychiatric Evaluation for Client

Attorneys for Fort Worth Man Charged in Ole Miss Student’s Murder Seek Psychiatric Evaluation for Client

FORT WORTH  (WBAP/KLIF News) – Attorneys for a Fort Worth man charged with killing a University of Mississippi student withdrew a request for a judge to set bail. Defense attorneys told a Mississippi judge Thursday they instead want 22-year-old Brandon Theesfeld to undergo a psychiatric evaluation. Defense Attorney Tony Farese told reporters in Mississipi that…MORE

XFL Announces Team Mascot: the Renegades

XFL Announces Team Mascot: the Renegades

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF) — Officials with the XFL announced the names of all 8 teams on Wednesday, including the team here in Dallas… the Renegades. They made that announcement by playing videos simultaneously in each of the cities. But if the league name, The XFL, sounds familiar, it should. It launched once before back in 2001…MORE