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Denton,

city (1990 pop. 66,270), seat of Denton co., N Tex.; inc. 1866. The city lies in an agricultural and industrial region, but the economy is based on education and research. The Univ. of North Texas, Texas Woman's Univ., and the Denton State School for the mentally retarded are there. Denton is also known as a city of roses. The North Texas State Fair is held there annually. The city is also the site of the first federally sponsored regional emergency and disaster center, where preparedness operations are undertaken.

Denton

a town in NW England, in Tameside unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop.: 26 866 (2001)
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Reports said that the Denton Fire Departments responded  to a report of a fire alarm.
He denied the murder of Tyler Denton, and the attempted murder of her father and two sisters, Paul Denton and Cody and Shannen Denton, who all required hospital treatment.
Miss Denton, described by her family as a gorgeous daughter and loving sister, was stabbed to death in Llys Aderyn Du shortly before 11.
The case was back in court after a bid to increase the term, but although top judges said Denton had got off lightly, the sentence was upheld.
Ted Cruz, R-Texas, made a stop in Denton on Tuesday to tour the Peterbilt plant where the signature trucks are made and assembledI think the biggest thing they want is government to stay out of their way, Cruz said, referring to the truck manufacturer.
Denton Slacker, established in 2015, is the brainchild of David Bayon.
The renewable Denton plan is our proposed answer to the citizens' requests of how can we increase that number," Watts said at a news conference Tuesday.
After his court appearance, Denton was jailed and released on a $5,000 bond.
Mr Denton told the court that the statements were changed to remove evidence such as hearsay and opinion, which would not be admissible to the public inquiry into the disaster led by Lord Justice Taylor.
Denton greets his impending demise with resignation and a hefty amount of humor.
An energy industry group responded quickly to the measure Denton approved Tuesday night, filing a petition Wednesday morning in district court seeking an injunction to stop it from being enforced.
One thing that has made a difference to me and my colleagues is a personal visit," Denton said.