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Child support error leads to jail time for unsuspecting Texas dad

Dallas residents are taking note of an unusual case that resulted in a Texas father going to jail even though he became current on his child support payments. The man's dilemma began when he was informed there was a problem with his automatically deducted child support payments.

Captain and Tennille divorcing

Dallas couples who have remained together during difficult times by remembering the song "Love Will Keep Us Together" may be shaken after learning of the breakup between the celebrity couple Captain and Tennille. The two have announced their split on their website and through a divorce filing in court.

Parents fight for custody after misdiagnosed healing rickets

Two Texas parents are fighting for custody of their 18-month-old son after he was taken from their care when he was just 42 days old. The case started when the boy was just three weeks old while the family was living in Florida. The mother was changing the boy's diaper when she noticed swelling in his arm. After a trip to the emergency room with no diagnosis, the swelling returned several days later. This time, with the family now living in Texas, hospital staff noticed multiple fractures throughout the boy's body. He was transferred to Dallas's Children's Medical Center, and the parents say they were immediately suspected of child abuse.

State retains custody of teen in hospital

In a case that has grabbed national attention in Texas and across the nation, a Connecticut family attempted to regain custody of their daughter after a 10-month stay in Boston Children's Hospital on Dec. 20. The parents brought their teen to the hospital for care after she was diagnosed with mitochondrial disease, a genetic disorder that can throw a person's entire system and bodily functions out of balance. The girl was struggling just to eat and walk. One of her doctors referred her to Boston Children's because the gastroenterologist who treated her had moved there.

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