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Trial Opens For Texas Man Accused Of Setting Child On Fire

Jurors were told during opening statements of a Houston-area man’s capital murder trial that the 8-year-old boy he’s accused of setting on fire needed daily operations for months to treat his severe burns.


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Man Burned After Halloween Costume Caught Fire

Investigators say a man in East Texas has suffered severe burns after his camouflage-like Halloween costume caught fire in an alleged cigarette accident.


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Husband In Houston Charged In Wife’s Burning Death

A Houston woman has died from burns she received in a bizarre January incident — and police have upgraded the charges against her husband to murder.


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Science Camp Experiment Sends 3 To Hospital, Burns 4th

Two boys and a teacher were injured in a science camp experiment at St. Scholastica Academy, school official Elaine Simmons said.