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Sheriff's deputy fatally shot in Houston while pumping gas

Sheriff's deputy ambushed while pumping gas in Houston, shot multiple times from behind

Suspect Arrested in 'Unprovoked' Attack on Texas Deputy

Authorities have arrested a suspect in the Friday killing of Harry County Sherrif's Deputy Darren H. Goforth.

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Floyd Mayweather Gets Crushed on Basketball Court by Isaiah Thomas

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas doesn't make many look small on the basketball court. Not in the NBA, at least. But against 5'9" boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, it's a different story. Thomas visited Las Vegas to watch the WBA, WBC, and Ring welterweight champ train for his September 12 bout with Andre Berto. Cameras were rolling for Showtime's All-Access coverage of the fight. Ever the competitor, Floyd took the opportunity to challenge the Washington product to a game of hoops.

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Unique Insect Eats Flies

This guy caught a unique insect in his backyard: a mantidfly. The insect looks like a cross between a wasp and a praying mantis and eats other insects, but is otherwise harmless to humans.

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Norwegian TV to air fictional series about Russian invasion

Norwegian TV to air fictional series about Russia invading Norway; Moscow not pleased

Eaton closes in on decathlon gold at worlds; Toth wins walk

Ashton Eaton closes in on gold in decathlon; Matej Toth wins 50K walk at world championships

U.S. Open Preview: Is a Charging Federer the Favorite?

Sports Illustrated's Jon Wertheim previews the 2015 U.S. Open Men's singles draw.

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Leading stem cell scientist cleared of misconduct charges

Swedish university clears doctor who made wind pipes with stem cells of scientific misconduct

Pentagon funding new high-tech venture

Pentagon funding new high-tech venture for flexible electronics

August Means The End Of Summer And The Start Of School

Windstream has you covered with great deals to make the new school year the best yet!

Twitter sets modest goals to diversity its workforce

Twitter promises to hire, promote more women while fighting gender discrimination suit

Europe rethinks train security after Americans thwart attack

European countries rethink security on trains after Americans thwart attack on Paris train

The Latest on Houston deputy: Hunt for suspect continues

The Latest on Houston deputy: Police speaking with man about shooting, say he isn't a suspect

On-Air Ambush: TV crew's killing unfolds in real time

On-Air Ambush: How the killings of a TV crew unfolded on the air in front of horrified viewers

Egypt Sentences Al Jazeera Journalists To 3 Years In Prison

Peter Greste, Baher Mohamed and Mohamed Fahmy have been given three-year sentences on charges of aiding a terrorist organization.

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Fall 2015 Trends for Your Body Type

Fall is right around the corner and the gorgeous trends are coming in hot! But before you start shopping them, find out which trends will flatter YOUR body the most. Get excited for fall fashion here!

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Lottery Winners Don't Get Largesse, But Get Left Out

Illinois Lottery winners getting left out: No payouts over $25,000 before a state budget deal.

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Vin Scully to return for record 67th year with Dodgers

Vin Scully to return to broadcast booth for record 67th season with Dodgers in 2016

The Latest: Jamaica wins women's 4x100 relay at worlds

The Latest: Jamaican women win 4x100-meter relay at world championships; US gets silver

Kansas City Chiefs 2015 Season Preview

Sports Illustrated's Don Banks previews the 2015 NFL season for the Kansas City Chiefs and gives his prediction for how the team will finish in their division.

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Q&A: Questions, answers in Planned Parenthood controversy

Q&A: Questions, answers in the Planned Parenthood controversy over tissue from aborted fetuses

USDA to approve Simplot's genetically engineered potato

USDA to approve Simplot's genetically engineered potato that resists late blight

Locally Crafted. Windstream in Your Neighborhood.

Windstream is proud of the communities we serve. That’s why we’re showcasing different faces and places from around the country with Locally Crafted.

UK prosecutors mull charges for News Corp. over hacking

UK prosecutors mull phone hacking charges for Murdoch's News Corp.; Rebekah Brooks may return

Prison scrambles as Legionnaires' disease sickens inmate

California prison scrambles to test dozens of inmates after Legionnaires' disease surfaces