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United Nations Court Orders Israel to Halt Offensive in Rafah

United Nations Court Orders Israel to Halt Offensive in Rafah

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The United Nations’ top court ordered Israel on Friday to immediately halt its military offensive in the southern Gaza city of Rafah, but stopped short of ordering a cease-fire for the enclave. Although Israel is unlikely to comply with the order, it will ratchet up the pressure on the increasingly…MORE

Border Security Bill Again Fails in the Senate

Border Security Bill Again Fails in the Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans again blocked a bill meant to clamp down on the number of migrants allowed to claim asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border as Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer sought Thursday to underscore GOP resistance to the proposal. The legislation, negotiated by a bipartisan group of senators, was already rejected by most…MORE

Foods You Eat Everyday May Be Laced with Cancer-Causing Ingredients

Foods You Eat Everyday May Be Laced with Cancer-Causing Ingredients

(WBAP/KLIF) — Could the foods you eat be killing you? That’s the question from the national organization Moms Across America. The group is making a push to get the U.S. Congress to ban companies from using food ingredients known to cause serious health problems. Moms Across America’s Zen Honeycutt says companies have made their products…MORE

Families of Uvalde Victims Announce Lawsuit and Settlement

Families of Uvalde Victims Announce Lawsuit and Settlement

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The families of 19 of the victims in the Uvalde elementary school shooting in Texas on Wednesday announced a lawsuit against nearly 100 state police officers who were part of the botched law enforcement response. The families said in a statement that they also agreed a $2 million settlement with the…MORE

Amber Alert Issued for Two Children Last Seen in DeWitt County

Amber Alert Issued for Two Children Last Seen in DeWitt County

DEWITT COUNTY (WBAP/KLIF News ) – An Amber Alert has been issued for two south Texas children who authorities believe to be in grave or immediate danger. The DeWitt County Sheriff’s Office is searching for 4-year-old Aiydan Ribera who is Hispanic, 3’0″ tall, 34 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen…MORE

Plano ISD is Considering Closing Four Schools.

Plano ISD is Considering Closing Four Schools.

PLANO, TX – (WBAP/KLIF) – On Tuesday evening, Plano ISD unveiled a proposal to close two elementary schools and two middle schools. Due to 12 straight years of declining enrollment the district is considering shutting down Forman Elementary School, Davis Elementary School, Armstrong Middle School, and Carpenter Middle School which were all built in the…MORE