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The spotlight is shining on Donald Trump right now, but nine other GOP presidential candidates are poised and eager to seize it from him as they head into Thursday night’s prime-time debate in Cleveland. While Trump’s high poll numbers landed him the top slot — and a center-stage position.
A suspect wielding a hatchet, gun and pepper spray inside a Nashville-area movie theater died after exchanging gunshots with a SWAT team as he tried to escape through the theater’s rear door, police said Wednesday. The suspect, whom police identified as a 51-year-old white local man, was armed with a gun and a hatchet or an ax during a showing of ‘Mad Max’ at the Carmike Hickory 8 theater in Antioch.
Wing flap found on island traced to missing Malaysian jet–Experts confirmed a wing flap found on an island in the Indian Ocean belongs to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
More airlines not allowing big game animals on to the plane—I can’t bring a bottle of water. . .but that guy can cram an elephant in the overhead bin.
Gas prices are dipping. $2.45 at a station near Steck and Burnet. $2.179 at the Walmart in Lampasas today. $2.35 at the Shell on Wm. Cannon in Oak Hill.
Hit and Runs are on the rise in Austin.
San Marcos water customers living north of the Blanco River are being asked to boil their water after a contractor hit a 16-inch water main yesterday.
Blue Bell given OK to start production at Ala. plant—Blue Bell has been given the all-clear to produce ice cream again at its Sylacauga, Ala., plant.