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Solving an academic or scientific problem is the challenge. Having fun while competing is the payoff. We visit a Destination Imagination tournament, where learning is the not-so-hidden agenda.


A University Park woman pleaded guilty this morning to collecting child pornography.

Erika Susan Perdue could face 14 years in federal prison, followed by a lifetime of supervised release, U.S. Attorney Sarah R. Saldaña’s office announced. Perdue could also have to pay a $250,000 fine. She will be sentenced in January, when a judge will consider a plea deal.

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Dallas County has another human West Nile virus case, the third in as many days.