Paris homicide
8:28 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Jailed husband not considered suspect in wife's murder

Paris Police Chief Bob Hundley
Credit: www.paristexas.gov

PARIS - The husband of a murdered Paris woman has been arrested on an unrelated charge of alleged assault on his late wife in March.

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House fire
8:12 am
Wed May 2, 2012

No injuries, but home destroyed in early morning fire

WEAVER - Hopkins County firefighters were unable to save a rural home Wednesday morning as they were called to CR 3531 in Weaver.

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The Two-Way
7:57 am
Wed May 2, 2012

We Had Dinner With Bin Laden In 2010, Men Tell BBC

Following the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound, the image of the al-Qaida leader was one of a man in hiding, watching himself on videos and plotting.
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The story that Osama bin Laden never left his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, during the last five years of his life takes a hit with word from the BBC about a dinner the al-Qaida leader reportedly attended in the summer of 2010.

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Police and Courts
7:52 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Greenville man pleads guilty to child pornography possession

GREENVILLE - 26-year-old Justin William West had previously pleaded not guilty. But on Monday, he admitted to four of the charges, while a fifth charge was dismissed.

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Medical Care
7:44 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Fannin County receives new three year EMS deal

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BONHAM - The Bonham City Council has renewed its agreement to provide emergency medical services to Fannin County.

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Business
7:25 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Puts Richard Branson On Ice

The airline is molding ice cubes into Richard Branson's image to promote the in-flight bar.

Around the Nation
7:16 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Thousands Of Bees Removed From New Jersey Home

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The Two-Way
7:15 am
Wed May 2, 2012

'Afghan Good Enough' May Be Best U.S. And Allies Can Do

During his brief visit to Afghanistan, President Obama spoke to troops at Bagram Air Field north of Kabul.
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Originally published on Wed May 2, 2012 7:29 am

Among the day-after analyses of President Obama's surprise trip to Afghanistan and the new pact about U.S.-Afghan relations is this from Anthony Cordesman at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C.:

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Business
7:08 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Dolby Wins Naming Rights For Oscar Theater

A home for the Academy Awards ceremony has been secured. The Kodak Theatre will now be called the Dolby Theatre. The audio technology company has signed a naming-rights deal with the real estate group that owns the property where the Oscar ceremony is held. Kodak, which filed for bankruptcy protection in January, gave up its naming rights.

Business
6:59 am
Wed May 2, 2012

UBS Profits Drop 54 Percent In 1st Quarter

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DAVID GREENE, HOST:

NPR's business news starts with falling profits for UBS.

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GREENE: Suisse Bank UBS announced today that their profits fell 54 percent in the first quarter of this year. The drop is blamed on a decrease in investment banking income, and also because of an accounting charge on its debt.

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