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An Instant Classic In Austin Highlights Week 1

An Instant Classic In Austin Highlights Week 1

The hype leading up to week one of the 2016 college football season ended at an all-time high. Marquee matchups were scheduled all weekend. Stars and newcomers alike had standout performances on a Labor Day Weekend to remember...

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Abortion Law

On Monday the Supreme Court ruled a Texas law requiring abortion providers to meet ambulatory surgical standards and physicians to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital was unconstitutional. The ruling will help the comparatively sparse number of abortion clinics in the state continue to operate and open the door …

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McKinney, Texas: No Charges For Texas Pool-Party Cop

McKinney, Texas: No Charges For Texas Pool-Party Cop

A Texas grand jury declined Thursday to indict a former police officer who was captured on video last summer throwing a teenage girl to the ground while he attempted to break up a pool party. The footage showed Eric Casebolt, a white police officer, pinning a black teenager to the grass at the party in McKinney, Texas, on June 5, 2015.

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Bomb Threat Received at ExxonMobil Plant in Downtown Beaumont

Bomb Threat Received at ExxonMobil Plant in Downtown Beaumont

BEAUMONT, Texas — Authorities are investigating a bomb threat at the ExxonMobil plant in Beaumont, Texas. The threat was received before 11 a.m. Wednesday. A shelter in place has been ordered for the facility. Streets in the area have been shut down as officials investigate according to ExxonMobil spokesperson Patrick Trahan. The …

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SWAT Team Shoots, Kills Gunman; Hostages Safe at Amarillo, Texas Wal-Mart

SWAT Team Shoots, Kills Gunman; Hostages Safe at Amarillo, Texas Walmart

AMARILLO, Texas – Authorities say the SWAT team has shot and killed the alleged gunman accused of taking at least one person hostage in an Amarillo, Texas, Walmart Tuesday. All hostages are now safe. Suspect has been shot by APD SWAT and is apparently dead. Hostages inside are safe https://t.co/gY8nVkbTml …

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