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The Daily Statesman supports AT&T's "Texting & Driving - It Can Wait" initiative. We encourage anyone who texts to watch this documentary.
Story Hour with Diana Mayberry

"Ten Fat Turkeys" was presented at Keller Public Library's Story Hour on Tuesday, Nov. 19. 2014, with Diana Mayberry as the guest reader and Children's Librarian Reita LeBeau providing the music.

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  • Florida woman latest to accuse Cosby of forced sex
    BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida woman who came forward Thursday became the fourth in recent weeks to say Bill Cosby gave her pills that made he feel groggy then forced himself on her sexually....
  • Defying GOP, Obama to spare 5M from deportation
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Brushing aside Republican outrage, President Barack Obama is announcing far-reaching orders on immigration that will allow nearly 5 million people now in the U.S. illegally to "come out of the shadows and get right with the law."...
  • Union: Ferguson officer does not expect charges
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The suburban St. Louis police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown does not appear to expect criminal charges from a Missouri grand jury that has been investigating the case for several months, a police union official said Thursday....
  • Roofs collapse as Buffalo clobbered by more snow
    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Roofs began to creak and collapse and homeowners struggled to clear waist-high drifts atop their houses Thursday as another storm brought the Buffalo area's three-day snowfall total to an epic 7 feet or more....
State Headlines
  • Schweich weighing running for Missouri governor
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Fresh off his re-election, Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich confirmed Thursday that he is considering a bid for governor in 2016 and touted an encouraging letter from supporters as "a powerful incentive to go forward" with a campaign....
  • EPA says underground landfill fire not moving
    BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) -- The Environmental Protection Agency doesn't believe an underground fire smoldering at the Bridgeton Landfill in Missouri is moving toward an adjacent landfill that contains radioactive waste, according to an official's letter....
  • Union: Charges seem unlikely for Ferguson officer
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The suburban St. Louis police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown seems confident that he will not face criminal charges from a grand jury that has been investigating the case for several months, a police union official said Thursday....
  • Papal official tempers point about accused bishops
    VATICAN CITY (AP) -- The head of Pope Francis' commission to fight clerical sex abuse is tempering his remarks about accountability for bishops accused of covering up for abusive priests, saying they deserve a fair hearing, too....
  • St. Louis region prepares for Ferguson decision
    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis region is on edge in anticipation of an announcement from the grand jury that is weighing whether to charge police officer Darren Wilson in the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown. The August shooting led to weeks of protests, some of them violent, and many people fear renewed violence after the decision, particularly if the panel does not issue an indictment. Some key things to know about the situation:...
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