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Prince Nelson was arrested after a shootout with Denison police officers at this home on Doolittle Street. (KTEN) Prince Nelson was arrested after a shootout with Denison police officers at this home on Doolittle Street. (KTEN)

Police shootout in Denison; no officers hurt Video included

"We feel anxious; we feel threatened in our neighborhood," neighbor Jim Caywood said.

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Police: Ardmore woman tried to kidnap own child Video included

Genesee Stone was arrested on a kidnapping charge. (Carter County Sheriff) Genesee Stone was arrested on a kidnapping charge. (Carter County Sheriff)

Genesee Stone, 27, was on a supervised visit to take the youngster to a fast food restaurant, but then tried to flee, Ardmore police said.

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Jeffrey Epstein's death ruled suicide

In this July 30, 2008 file photo, Jeffrey Epstein appears in court in West Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Palm Beach Post, Uma Sanghvi) In this July 30, 2008 file photo, Jeffrey Epstein appears in court in West Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Palm Beach Post, Uma Sanghvi)

The medical examiner's office said an autopsy and other evidence confirms the 66-year-old financier hanged himself in his cell.

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New homes for a growing Tom Bean Video included

New housing construction is underway in Tom Bean. (KTEN) New housing construction is underway in Tom Bean. (KTEN)

Texas Platinum Homes noticed the job growth in the community and saw an opportunity.

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Clear the Shelters Saturday with KTEN Video included

The first dog adopted at Denison's Clear the Shelters event at THF Park on August 18, 2018.  (KTEN) The first dog adopted at Denison's Clear the Shelters event at THF Park on August 18, 2018. (KTEN)
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For the third consecutive year, KTEN is participating in a national adoption drive that matched up more than 76,000 pets with loving new homes last year.

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Earnhardt Jr., family members survive plane crash Video included

Heavy smoke rises from an aircraft that crashed with Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family on board in Elizabethton, Tennessee, on August 15, 2019. (Scott Reis via NBC News) Heavy smoke rises from an aircraft that crashed with Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family on board in Elizabethton, Tennessee, on August 15, 2019. (Scott Reis via NBC News)

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will take the weekend off from broadcasting to be with his wife and daughter after the three were in a plane crash landing Thursday.

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Familiar face takes over as Ada's top cop

Carl Allen is Ada's new Chief of Police. (KTEN/File) Carl Allen is Ada's new Chief of Police. (KTEN/File)

The city has named former public works director Carl Allen as the new Chief of Police.

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How does your school rank? Video included

With classes now underway, students won't receive their first report cards for a few weeks. But each Texas district and its schools received their report card on Thursday.

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Volunteers provide supplies for all Pauls Valley students Video included

Love PV volunteers deliver school supplies. (Courtesy) Love PV volunteers deliver school supplies. (Courtesy)

On the first day of school in Pauls Valley, local non-profit Love PV wanted to make sure students and teachers had everything they needed when that first bell sounded.

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Battery-maker bringing assembly plant to Sherman

A battery-maker is opening an assembly plant in Sherman. (Courtesy Eternity Technologies) A battery-maker is opening an assembly plant in Sherman. (Courtesy Eternity Technologies)

Eternity Technologies, based in Dubai, will be developing and distributing advanced batteries for commercial forklifts in Grayson County.

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Staff excited as classes resume in Ardmore

Ardmore High School. (KTEN) Ardmore High School. (KTEN)

Thursday marked the first day of the 2019-20 school year for students in Ardmore, and changes are coming to the district.

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Scientists confirm July set new global heat record

July was the hottest month measured on Earth since records began in 1880.

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Police: Senior beaten, stabbed in Paris robbery

Paris police arrested Daniel Roberts following a home invasion robbery in Paris on August 14, 2019. (Paris PD) Paris police arrested Daniel Roberts following a home invasion robbery in Paris on August 14, 2019. (Paris PD)

Police said a 78-year-old woman suffered a skull fracture, a broken leg and stab wounds while trying to fend off an intruder Wednesday morning.

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Clear the Shelters: $5 pet adoptions in Ardmore Video included

Ardmore Animal Care is offering pet adoptions for $5. (KTEN) Ardmore Animal Care is offering pet adoptions for $5. (KTEN)

Ardmore Animal Care is getting a head start on Saturday's nationwide Clear the Shelters campaign.

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Volunteers refurbish Mill Creek School cafeteria Video included

Mill Creek students have lunch in the district's refurbished cafeteria. (KTEN) Mill Creek students have lunch in the district's refurbished cafeteria. (KTEN)

Mill Creek students saw a big difference when they went back to school last week: A total cafeteria makeover. 

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Two dead in fiery Colbert crash

Investigators said a northbound vehicle crossed over into the southbound lanes on US 69/75 late Tuesday night.

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Back-to-school at Sherman ISD Video included

Sory Elementary students on their first day of the new school year. (KTEN) Sory Elementary students on their first day of the new school year. (KTEN)

Day One is now under the belt as students and faculty members look ahead to the rest of the school year.

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Students need back-to-school vaccinations Video included

Vaccinations are required for Texas and Oklahoma students. (KTEN) Vaccinations are required for Texas and Oklahoma students. (KTEN)

"We want to make sure they're immunized, they're vaccinated, they're ready to go," said Amanda Ortez of the Grayson County Health Department.

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Free meals for all Sherman elementary students Video included

Sherman elementary students now get free breakfast and lunch, no strings attached. (KTEN) Sherman elementary students now get free breakfast and lunch, no strings attached. (KTEN)

Breakfast and lunch are now free of charge for all elementary students in the Sherman Independent School District.

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Denison holdup caught on camera Video included

Police say this is the suspect in a holdup at a Denison convenience store on August 13, 2019. (Surveillance photo) Police say this is the suspect in a holdup at a Denison convenience store on August 13, 2019. (Surveillance photo)

Investigators said the suspect entered the Shell Food Mart at 401 East Main Street and fled with a cash drawer.

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New Sherman teachers psyched for school year Video included

Sory Elementary teacher Lexi Danner gets ready for her first day. (KTEN) Sory Elementary teacher Lexi Danner gets ready for her first day. (KTEN)

It's the debut for 87 new teachers in the Sherman Elementary School District, one of the smallest numbers they've seen in years.

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Fishing prohibited at Ada park Video included

Fishing is on hold at Ada's Wintersmith Lake. (KTEN) Fishing is on hold at Ada's Wintersmith Lake. (KTEN)

The restriction comes after more than 50 fish were found dead at Wintersmith Lake.

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Former Durant official and wife donate batting cages Video included

Three batting cages like this were donated to the City of Durant by Tim and Brandy Rundel. (Durant City Council) Three batting cages like this were donated to the City of Durant by Tim and Brandy Rundel. (Durant City Council)

The City of Durant is getting new baseball equipment for local youth teams at Plyler Park.

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Record power demand as Texoma temps surge Video included

Blazing August temperatures mean Texomans are cranking down the thermostats.

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Police impersonator suspect nabbed in Sherman Video included

Cory Tutaj was arrested in Sherman for impersonating a police officer. (Grayson County Jail) Cory Tutaj was arrested in Sherman for impersonating a police officer. (Grayson County Jail)

A man suspected of impersonating a police officer was arrested late Monday night by Sherman officers.

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Dry conditions prompt Ardmore burn ban

Ardmore burn ban Ardmore burn ban

A lack of rain over the last few months has led to the Ardmore Fire Department calling for the restrictions.

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Denison school expansion plan heads to ballot box Video included

The Denison ISD is looking at expansion plans at Mayes Elementary School. (KTEN) The Denison ISD is looking at expansion plans at Mayes Elementary School. (KTEN)

The school board has accepted the citizen committee's recommendation to expand the Mayes and Hyde Park campuses.

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Oklahoma youth pastor facing underage sex charges

Justin White faces multiple charges involving sexual relationships with underage females. (OSBI) Justin White faces multiple charges involving sexual relationships with underage females. (OSBI)

Justin White was arrested at a Hugo church after allegedly having "inappropriate relationships with young females."

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Ask the Doctor: Your primary care provider

Dr. Amanda Hale is a primary care physician. (AllianceHealth Durant) Dr. Amanda Hale is a primary care physician. (AllianceHealth Durant)

AllianceHealth Durant's Dr. Amanda Hale is here to help you understand the importance of choosing a quality provider.

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Prosecutors to seek death penalty in deaths of 2 in Texas

Cedric Marks is charged with killing two people whose bodies were found in a shallow grave in east-central Oklahoma. (Bell County Jail) Cedric Marks is charged with killing two people whose bodies were found in a shallow grave in east-central Oklahoma. (Bell County Jail)

Prosecutors in Texas say they will seek the death penalty for a professional MMA fighter accused in the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a shallow grave in Oklahoma.

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Dangerous heat continues across Texoma Video included

Heat warnings and watches are in effect across Texoma on Monday. (KTEN) Heat warnings and watches are in effect across Texoma on Monday. (KTEN)

There is a chance for storms in the afternoon hours through Wednesday morning. With all this heat and humidity, there is a good chance some of these storms could go severe.

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Oklahoma latest to grapple with online school problems

(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). This July 19, 2019 photo shows An Epic Charter Schools office  in Oklahoma City. Oklahoma investigators wrote in a court affidavit that Epic Charter Schools co-founders Ben Harris and David Chaney recruited "ghost students" who ... (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). This July 19, 2019 photo shows An Epic Charter Schools office in Oklahoma City. Oklahoma investigators wrote in a court affidavit that Epic Charter Schools co-founders Ben Harris and David Chaney recruited "ghost students" who ...
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An investigation into the founders of an online charter school in Oklahoma is just the latest in a series of similar probes taking place across the country. More>>

Failing tram puts Hagerman tours in jeopardy Video included

The tram tour service at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge needs a new vehicle. (KTEN) The tram tour service at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge needs a new vehicle. (KTEN)

"We have looked at the possibility of grants, but finding grants for this purpose has proven to be very difficult," Bert Garcia said.

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It's move-in week at SOSU Video included

An SOSU student unloads a TV set for her dorm room. (KTEN) An SOSU student unloads a TV set for her dorm room. (KTEN)

High school graduation is in the rear-view mirror for a group of freshmen students now arriving at Southeastern Oklahoma State University.

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Ada police showcase military surplus vehicle Video included

The Ada Police Department's new military ATV. (KTEN) The Ada Police Department's new military ATV. (KTEN)

Everybody's talking about the new set of wheels at the Ada Police Department.

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Oklahoma group seeks vote to reject 'permitless carry' law

Supporters of the repeal will face a tight deadline to gather the nearly 60,000 signatures before the end of August.

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17 Texas lakes now confirmed with invasive zebra mussels

Seventeen Texas lakes are now infested with zebra mussels. (Texas Parks & Wildlife/KTEN) Seventeen Texas lakes are now infested with zebra mussels. (Texas Parks & Wildlife/KTEN)

Zebra mussels have been confirmed at two more Austin-area lakes to bring the statewide infestation to 17 Texas lakes in five river basins.

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Ask the Doctor: Esophageal cancer

Dr. Keith Cole (AllianceHealth Durant) Dr. Keith Cole (AllianceHealth Durant)

Dr. Keith Cole with AllianceHealth Durant looks at the symptoms of a potentially deadly form of cancer, and explains how a simple exam can provide a life-saving diagnosis. 

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Ask the Doctor: Allergies

Dr. Edward Barns of AllianceHealth Durant explains how immunotherapy treatment can help control or even eliminate stubborn allergies. 

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Ask the Doctor: QuickMed

Angela Wright with QuickMed in Durant. (AllianceHealth Durant) Angela Wright with QuickMed in Durant. (AllianceHealth Durant)

Another school year is about to start, and whether your child is in kindergarten or headed to college, they're bound to get sick.

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Police: El Paso shooting suspect said he targeted Mexicans

(FBI via AP, File). FILE - This undated file image provided by the FBI shows Patrick Crusius, whom authorities have identified as the gunman who killed multiple people at an El Paso, Texas, shopping area. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019. The FBI has labeled two... (FBI via AP, File). FILE - This undated file image provided by the FBI shows Patrick Crusius, whom authorities have identified as the gunman who killed multiple people at an El Paso, Texas, shopping area. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019. The FBI has labeled two...
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Authorities say the 21-year-old man accused of carrying out the deadly mass shooting at an El Paso Walmart confessed after surrendering and said he had been targeting Mexicans. More>>

Ada shelter helps build families and homes

MaMa T's homeless shelter in Ada. (KTEN) MaMa T's homeless shelter in Ada. (KTEN)

"MaMa T's is a 40-bed homeless shelter," director Crystal Lamb explained. "We take them in and help them get back on their feet."

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School supplies, clothes get extra discount in Texas Video included

Shoppers saved money on clothing and school supplies during the Texas sales tax holiday. (KTEN) Shoppers saved money on clothing and school supplies during the Texas sales tax holiday. (KTEN)

The sales tax holiday is designed to help parents with back-to-school shopping expenses.

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Denison seminar examines mass shooting symptoms

Crime prevention specialist Phil Chalmers told a Grayson College audience about the warning signs and triggers of teen killers.

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Masked duo robs Ardmore truck stop

Two people robbed the Flying J Travel Center in Ardmore on August 9, 2019. (KTEN) Two people robbed the Flying J Travel Center in Ardmore on August 9, 2019. (KTEN)

Police said a man and a woman entered the the Flying J Travel Center, knocked down a clerk and took cash from the registers early Friday.

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Durant bids for Blue Zone status Video included

Healthy dining options are a hallmark of Blue Zone regions. (KTEN) Healthy dining options are a hallmark of Blue Zone regions. (KTEN)

Blue Zones are said to be places around the world where people live longer due to healthier lifestyles.

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Bobcat spotted on Texoma highway

A bobcat was spotted in the middle of State Highway 56 near Savoy, Texas. (Courtesy) A bobcat was spotted in the middle of State Highway 56 near Savoy, Texas. (Courtesy)

A motorist who spotted the cat near the Grayson-Fannin County line managed to snap a picture of the feline, which was promptly shared on social media.

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Counting down to Clear the Shelters Video included

Suzen Dennis from Tailwaggers Country Inn talks about the joy of adopting unwanted pets (like her Diva).

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Armed man arrested at Missouri Walmart; no shots fired

This heavily-armed man was taken into custody at a Walmart store in Springfield, Missouri on August 8, 2019. (KOLR/Julie Belew via CNN) This heavily-armed man was taken into custody at a Walmart store in Springfield, Missouri on August 8, 2019. (KOLR/Julie Belew via CNN)

Police in Springfield, Missouri, said they arrested a man who showed up at a Walmart store carrying a rifle and wearing body armor, terrifying shoppers who fled from the store.

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Child killed in Pushmataha County crash

A 7-year-old girl died Thursday morning after the car she was riding in was involved in a crash near Clayton.

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Texas relaxed gun laws after recent mass shootings

(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2013, file photo, Gun rights supporters gather at a Guns Across America rally at the Texas state capitol.  After three dozen people were fatally shot at a church in Sutherland Springs and a suburban Ho... (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2013, file photo, Gun rights supporters gather at a Guns Across America rally at the Texas state capitol. After three dozen people were fatally shot at a church in Sutherland Springs and a suburban Ho...
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Experts on both sides of the gun debate aren't expecting any push for restrictions in Texas after last weekend's massacre of 22 people at an El Paso Walmart. More>>

Pottsboro High puts emphasis on practical skills Video included

There's a new curriculum for Pottsboro High School students. (KTEN) There's a new curriculum for Pottsboro High School students. (KTEN)

Principal Dr. Danielle Curry has implemented the Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens -- a book turned into reality.

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Don't panic: Hagerman burn aims to curb wildfire threat Video included

A prescribed burn at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge. (KTEN) A prescribed burn at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge. (KTEN)

Conditions were perfect this week for a controlled burn at the Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge west of Sherman.

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Sheriff: After threats, Marshall County man busted for pot Video included

Marshall County deputies said Gary Jackson was threatening neighbors with a pistol. (Marshall County Sheriff) Marshall County deputies said Gary Jackson was threatening neighbors with a pistol. (Marshall County Sheriff)

Deputies found Gary Jackson, 39, armed with a pistol at a residence near Woodville. After he was disarmed, investigators found 150 marijuana plants on the property.

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'Sewer issues' blamed for Durant City Hall shutdown

Flooding forced officials to close Durant City Hall on August 8, 2019. (KTEN) Flooding forced officials to close Durant City Hall on August 8, 2019. (KTEN)

The office of Acting Assistant City Manger James Dalton apologized for any inconvenience.

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Drivers: Be patient as classes resume

Calera police are reminding drivers about reduced speed limits in school zones. 

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Texas governor says 'no red flags' in El Paso suspect's past

(AP Photo/Andres Leighton). Demonstrators hold a banner to protest the visit of President Donald Trump to the border city after the Aug. 3 mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, Wednesday, Aug.  7, 2019.   Trump headed to El Paso, after visiting  Dayton, Ohi... (AP Photo/Andres Leighton). Demonstrators hold a banner to protest the visit of President Donald Trump to the border city after the Aug. 3 mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019. Trump headed to El Paso, after visiting Dayton, Ohi...
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he's not aware of any 'red flags' in the suspected El Paso gunman's past and made no mention of taking major gun-control measures. More>>

Fire prevention icon Smokey Bear to turn 75

A giant Smokey Bear statue greets children at a fire station in Kinston, N.C., on October 11, 2017. (Janet S. Carter/Daily Free Press via AP) A giant Smokey Bear statue greets children at a fire station in Kinston, N.C., on October 11, 2017. (Janet S. Carter/Daily Free Press via AP)

Birthday parties are scheduled to take place this week in honor of the bear that promotes forest fire prevention.

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  • Police shootout in Denison; no officers hurt

    Police shootout in Denison; no officers hurt

    Prince Nelson was arrested after a shootout with Denison police officers at this home on Doolittle Street. (KTEN)Prince Nelson was arrested after a shootout with Denison police officers at this home on Doolittle Street. (KTEN)
    Prince Nelson was arrested after a shootout with Denison police officers at this home on Doolittle Street. (KTEN)Prince Nelson was arrested after a shootout with Denison police officers at this home on Doolittle Street. (KTEN)

    "We feel anxious; we feel threatened in our neighborhood," neighbor Jim Caywood said.

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    "We feel anxious; we feel threatened in our neighborhood," neighbor Jim Caywood said.

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  • Police: Ardmore woman tried to kidnap own child

    Police: Ardmore woman tried to kidnap own child

    Genesee Stone was arrested on a kidnapping charge. (Carter County Sheriff)Genesee Stone was arrested on a kidnapping charge. (Carter County Sheriff)
    Genesee Stone was arrested on a kidnapping charge. (Carter County Sheriff)Genesee Stone was arrested on a kidnapping charge. (Carter County Sheriff)

    Genesee Stone, 27, was on a supervised visit to take the youngster to a fast food restaurant, but then tried to flee, Ardmore police said.

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    Genesee Stone, 27, was on a supervised visit to take the youngster to a fast food restaurant, but then tried to flee, Ardmore police said.

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  • Jeffrey Epstein's death ruled suicide

    Jeffrey Epstein's death ruled suicide

    In this July 30, 2008 file photo, Jeffrey Epstein appears in court in West Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Palm Beach Post, Uma Sanghvi)In this July 30, 2008 file photo, Jeffrey Epstein appears in court in West Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Palm Beach Post, Uma Sanghvi)
    In this July 30, 2008 file photo, Jeffrey Epstein appears in court in West Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Palm Beach Post, Uma Sanghvi)In this July 30, 2008 file photo, Jeffrey Epstein appears in court in West Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Palm Beach Post, Uma Sanghvi)

    The medical examiner's office said an autopsy and other evidence confirms the 66-year-old financier hanged himself in his cell.

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    The medical examiner's office said an autopsy and other evidence confirms the 66-year-old financier hanged himself in his cell.

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