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Good News

School Principal To Donate Book To Each Student On Their Birthday

Local businesses have stepped up to the plate, conducting their own collections and handing them over to the principal.

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Money

Tesla Restarting Solar Panel Business With Rentals

Some plans would go for $50 or $65 a month

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National

Earthquake Cluster Slams Kansas County: 11 Quakes In 5 days

Some damage has occurred, affecting the residents of Hutchinson.

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Entertainment

Former Texas RB Cedric Benson Lost Life In Austin Motorcycle Crash

Austin police are responding to the scene of a serious crash on FM 2222 at Mt. Bonnell Road.

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Money

Trump Economic Adviser Plays Down Fears Of Looming Recession

"Let's not be afraid of optimism."

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Protesters march with a banner that reads: "Police authority is too big" in Hong Kong Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019. Hong Kong protesters ignored police warnings and streamed past the designated endpoint for a rally Saturday in the latest of a series of demonstrations targeting the government of the semi-autonomous Chinese territory.

World

Massive Turnout At March In Latest Hong Kong Protest

Organizers said they hoped the assembly would be peaceful

Photo Credit: Steve Leung/HK01 via AP

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Faith

Pint-Sized Prayers Receive Powerful Responses

Young campers witnessed and personally experienced the power of prayer.

Children’s pastor Jessica Fletcher

Faith

A New Heart For God: "I Opened My Eyes And Saw Four Angels...I felt God Tell Me, I’ve Got You"

Children’s pastor Jessica Fletcher defies dire death prognosis, prepares to return to ministry after successful transplant.

Wedding hall attack in Afghanistan takes 63 lives

World

Afghan Officials: At Least 63 Died, 182 Wounded In Suicide Attack At Wedding

Kabul residents were outraged as there appears to be no end to violence even as the United States and the Taliban say they are nearing a deal to end their 18-year conflict, America's longest war.

Photo Credit: AP/Rafiq Maqbool

A Siberian Husky in a Captain America costume takes a dip in the pool during Doggy Con in Woodruff Park

Pets/Animals

August Heat Doesn't Stop Doggie Con Atlanta

The pet-owner convention was inspired by Atlanta's upcoming Dragon Con

Photo Credit: Andrea Smith/AP

The young hero

Good News

12-Year-Old Hero, Tulsa Boy Saves Toddler Locked In Car

The boy was able to break into a car and rescue an overheating toddler on a 116 degree day.

Photo Credit: KOKI/KMYT

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Money

Chick-fil-A Ranks First In New 'Brand Intimacy' Study

The brands were rated by several different criteria, including indulgence ("moments of pampering and gratification") and nostalgia ("warm, poignant feelings"), among others.

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The event

Good News

Pasadena Comes Together To Help Students

The city of Pasadena, Pasadena ISD and Pasadena Chamber of Commerce teamed up for the second year in a row to collect school supplies for thousands of local teachers before the start of the school year, which begins Monday, Aug. 19. Over $30,000 was raised and hundreds of teachers received school supplies and gift cards.

Photo Credit: Tish Gale Eubanks via Houston Chronicle