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To honor veterans, the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps at Temple High School held their annual Pass In Review ceremony Tuesday in the high school gymnasium.

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FORT HOOD — The sound of freedom is ringing through the air across communities surrounding Fort Hood on Tuesday as the 1st Cavalry Division’s 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team trains to certify soldiers across multiple platforms.

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The man suspected of indecent exposure at a middle school concert on Oct. 17 has been arrested by Killeen police, according to Taina Maya, KISD's spokeswoman. 

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Killeen Police Department spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez told the Herald Tuesday that no suspect has been named or arrests made in a fatal hit-and-run. The incident happened Friday just before midnight, according to a news release issued by the police department.

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A soldier from Fort Hood’s 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, was killed and two other soldiers injured when a Bradley Fighting Vehicle overturned Nov. 6 during training in the Republic of Korea, the Department of the Army reported Tuesday.

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UPDATE 1:04 p.m.: Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station at 8 p.m. for those needing overnight relief from freezing weather. The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full sheltering services.

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SALADO — The Salado School Alumni Association and the Henry T. Waskow Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4008 of Belton dedicated a Salado Veterans Memorial Monday on the grounds of the Salado Civic Center.

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Emotions were strong Monday morning in Temple as veterans and their families sat gathered at American Legion Post No. 133 to celebrate Veterans Day.

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HARKER HEIGHTS — While many Harker Heights residents were just rising Monday morning prior to sunrise, a small crowd gathered at the Harker Heights Recreation Center for an annual Veterans Day ceremony.

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The 5th annual Youth Entertainment Showcase in Killeen will be held at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 13, and will feature talent from children ages 5 to 20. The fundraiser will feature a talent showcase, vendors, door prizes, and special appearances for visitors. Proceeds will benefit the nonprofit Xpreesh…

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The Veterans Day Parade in Killeen will be on Nov. 11 at 11 a.m., with line up beginning at 8 a.m. Prior to the parade there will be a short ceremony in front of City Hall where the Regional Site Certificate will be presented to Mayor Jose Segarra at 10:45 a.m. The route is about two miles l…

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UPDATE 7:59 p.m.: National Weather Service Meteorologist Juan Hernandez told the Herald there will be a round of light sleet in the Central Texas area to begin around 8:30 p.m. tonight. There have been sleet sightings as close as Georgetown, according to the Dallas-Fort Worth office. 

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The energy was palpable at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center on Sunday as area residents came out in droves for the Killeen Metaphysical Fair, which offers spiritual healing services to attendees.

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Lone Star Circle of Care, a federally qualified health center operating a network of 21 Texas health clinics for the medically underserved, is opening a clinic in Temple on Monday.

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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Democrat Mike Espy announced Tuesday that he's running again for U.S. Senate against Republican incumbent Cindy Hyde-Smith, setting up a 2020 rematch of a race that churned up the state's painful racist history.

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Little Rock teachers will go on strike for one day this week over an Arkansas panel's decision to strip their collective bargaining power and complaints about state control of the 23,000-student district, union officials said Monday.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Peter King, a moderate Republican who has represented a Long Island congressional district for nearly 30 years, announced Monday he won't seek reelection, enhancing Democrats' chances to grab yet another suburban House seat as they defend their majority in 2020.

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran on Sunday said an open Revolutionary Court case involving an ex-FBI agent who disappeared there in 2007 on an unauthorized CIA mission "was a missing person" filing, not a sign that the man was being prosecuted.

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HELSINKI (AP) — A 15-year-old boy was killed and another teenager was in critical condition after a shooting in a busy square in the southern city of Malmo, Swedish police said Sunday. Similar incidents and explosions in Malmo recently have alarmed politicians and residents.

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Clergy sex abuse is once again on the agenda as U.S. Catholic bishops meet this week — but so is a potentially historic milestone: Los Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez, an immigrant from Mexico, is widely expected to win election as the first Hispanic president of the bishops' national conference.

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SARPY CREEK, Montana (AP) — When a coal company contractor working under federal oversight used a backhoe to dig up one of the largest known Native American bison killing grounds and make way for mining, investigators concluded the damage on the Crow Indian Reservation broke federal law and …

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Before Chuck Boers joined the U.S. Army, the Lipan Apache member was given his family's eagle feathers. The feathers had been carried by his great-great-great-grandfather on his rifle when he was an Apache scout.

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gregory Hafen II looked out at a small group of fellow Republicans and tried to hammer home just how wronged he thinks President Donald Trump has been. The impeachment investigation in Washington is a mere political attack, he argued. "It's witch hunt after witch hunt," he s…

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A suburban Las Vegas woman dragged to California by father-and-daughter kidnappers was found cold but alive after a harrowing, weeklong kidnapping where she was raped, robbed and left for dead in the desert, authorities said.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Transcripts released Friday in the impeachment inquiry show Republicans and Democrats repeatedly skirmishing over GOP questions that appeared aimed at drawing out the identity of the whistleblower who filed the initial complaint against President Donald Trump. Trump himself…

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — In a story Nov. 6 about Virginia's elections, The Associated Press erroneously reported that 3.5 million voters cast ballots, twice as many as in 2015. At least 2.3 million voters cast ballots in the state's legislative races in 2019, an increase of more than 50 percent …

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BERLIN (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stressed Friday the need for traditional Western allies to work together to face modern threats, while at the same time defending Trump administration policies on tariffs, NATO spending and other issues that have raised the ire of traditional…

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' Republican governor said Thursday he is creating a homeless campsite on state land in the capital of Austin, escalating a battle with the city's liberal leaders over people living on the streets.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee death row inmate on Thursday selected electrocution for his upcoming execution, a move that would make him the fourth person in the state to choose that method over lethal injection since last year.

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XINGTAI, China (AP) — A Chinese court sentenced nine fentanyl traffickers on Thursday in a case that is the culmination of a rare collaboration between Chinese and U.S. law enforcement to crack down on global networks that manufacture and distribute lethal synthetic opioids.

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NEW YORK (AP) — A few fun facts about Kanye West: He's running for president in 2024, he recited color psychology to wife Kim Kardashian West as she sat in a morning bath Thursday, and he was fired at 16 for shoplifting at the Gap where he worked.

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HOUSTON (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday stayed the execution of a "Texas 7" gang member who was convicted in the killing of a police officer because the state has refused to provide him with a Buddhist chaplain in the death chamber.

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — A 61-year-old white Milwaukee man accused of throwing acid on a Hispanic man's face will be charged with a hate crime, increasing the possible sentence he may receive if convicted, prosecutors announced Wednesday.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced Thursday that he's retiring after more than three years as the city's top cop, a post he took over during one of the most violent chapters in the city's history and amid public outcry over the release of a video showing an …

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HOUSTON (AP) — Supporters of a Texas death row inmate who is facing lethal injection in less than two weeks for a murder he says he didn't commit are mounting a final push in the courts and on social media to stop his execution, which is being called into question by lawmakers, pastors, cele…

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Christian comedian John Crist has canceled his tour and a planned Netflix special is on hold after he acknowledged mistreating women.