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By Ned Parker and Mimi Dwyer KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - (This June 29 Special Report corrects size of increase in number of people charged with federal hate crimes in paragraph 24, adds that 33 prosecutions in past seven years were under the Shepard/Byrd Act in paragraph 25) Dionte Greene, a 22-year-old black gay male, was looking for a hook-up. “I’m not interested in smoking weed with you, Travone,” Greene wrote to the teenager, Travone Shaw, in their first exchange. “I just find you attractive and I want to have a sexual encounter with you.” “I ain’t gay,” Shaw replied, according to court documents.
DALLAS (AP) — The remains of two crew members who had been missing since a head-on freight train collision in the Texas Panhandle were found Wednesday, officials said, and the third missing worker is presumed dead.