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Student group pledges to fight for immigration reform

Student group pledges to fight for immigration reformThe University Leadership Initiative held a rally to celebrate what they are calling a victory, but admitting they are not ready to end their fight, just yet.
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  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Texas

Forecasters: Storms coming to Plains, Gulf Coast

Forecasters: Storms coming to Plains, Gulf CoastForecasters: Storms coming to Plains, Gulf Coast
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  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
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Artist gets probation for Prada Marfa vandalism

Artist gets probation for Prada Marfa vandalismArtist gets probation for Prada Marfa vandalism
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Austin public housing to have Internet access

Austin public housing to have Internet accessAustin public housing to have Internet access
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October jobless rate in Texas slips to 5.1 percent

October jobless rate in Texas slips to 5.1 percentOctober jobless rate in Texas slips to 5.1 percent
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  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
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Estimated 500,000 in Texas protected from deportation

Estimated 500,000 in Texas protected from deportationEstimated 500,000 in Texas protected from deportation
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  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
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Texas Democrats, Republicans respond to Obama's speech

Texas Democrats, Republicans respond to Obama's speechGov.-elect Greg Abbott and chairman of the Texas Democratic Party released statements after President Obama's speech.
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  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
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Teen charged in porn sting posed as elementary student

Teen charged in porn sting posed as elementary studentFollowing tip, police have arrested a 17-year-old male who posed as a 12-year-old child to attend a Hurst elementary school.
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  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
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American Airlines CEO talks expansion

American Airlines CEO talks expansionBy the end of 2014, American will begin retiring some of its older planes and add 100 new aircraft to its fleet.
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Family rescued from sinking sailboat in Galveston Bay has vanished

Family rescued from sinking sailboat in Galveston Bay has vanishedFamily rescued from sinking sailboat in Galveston Bay has vanished
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Jury: Father accused of keeping boy in a box not guilty

Jury: Father accused of keeping boy in a box not guiltyJury: Father accused of keeping boy in a box not guilty
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Police investigate shots fired near Baylor campus, man arrested

Police investigate shots fired near Baylor campus, man arrestedOne person was arrested after reports of a late night shooting in Waco.
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  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Politics

Perry to campaign with GOP candidate Bill Cassidy

Perry to campaign with GOP candidate Bill CassidyAdd Texas Gov. Rick Perry's name to the list of possible Republican presidential candidates flooding the campaign trail for GOP Senate candidate Bill Cassidy.
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  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
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Fake Fort Hood soldier gets 2 years in bank scam

Fake Fort Hood soldier gets 2 years in bank scamA Texas man who faked being a Fort Hood soldier has been sentenced to two years in federal prison in a bank scam targeting new Army enlistees.
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  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
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Van de Putte announces San Antonio mayoral run

Van de Putte announces San Antonio mayoral runTexas Senator Leticia Van de Putte has announced that she has decided to run for San Antonio Mayor in the upcoming election.
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  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
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Former Central Texas judge gets 9 months for theft

Former Central Texas judge gets 9 months for theftAn ex-judge already on probation in a mileage reimbursement scam must serve nine months in federal prison for stealing a dead Texan's Social Security benefits.
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  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
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UPDATE: AMBER Alert cancelled after Missouri City boy found

UPDATE: AMBER Alert cancelled after Missouri City boy foundPolice are looking for 3-year-old Leslie Brinkley III and 33-year-old Walteshia Ellis. Anyone with information is asked to contact Missouri City police.
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  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
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Immigrants awaiting Obama's announcement

Immigrants awaiting Obama's announcementThe president is scheduled to announce steps to begin fixing the immigration system in a national address Thursday.
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Strangers fight for veteran's proper burial

Strangers fight for veteran's proper burialRobert Davenport had no known next of kin when he died Oct. 31. The nurses who cared for him in life are now his advocates in death.
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National Guard could leave Rio Grande Valley by spring

National Guard could leave Rio Grande Valley by springTexas DPS border surge will extend through August, but National Guard troopers could be home by spring.
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Deputies: Texas man hid heroin in fire extinguishers

Deputies: Texas man hid heroin in fire extinguishersA search of a commercial passenger bus with a K-9 unit uncovered nearly 16 pounds of heroin.
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Houston woman sentenced for threatening to kill Obama

Houston woman sentenced for threatening to kill ObamaTeddy Bear Paradise, 56, will spend at least two years in prison.
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  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
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Dewhurst: National Guard border surge to wind down

Dewhurst: National Guard border surge to wind downThe outgoing Lt. Governor said a mix of additional state troopers and technology will replace guardsmen deployed to the border in the summer.
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Soldiers return from West Africa; quarantined at Fort Bliss

Soldiers return from West Africa; quarantined at Fort BlissA soldier who returned to Fort Bliss from West Africa on Tuesday is being monitored for Ebola, according to the public information officer for Fort Bliss.
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Photographers reflect on JFK assignment

Photographers reflect on JFK assignmentFour men who took some of the most iconic pictures surrounding the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas were reunited Tuesday at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.
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New ring is positive step for Ebola survivor

New ring is positive step for Ebola survivorIn sickness — and now in health — Amber Vinson and Derrick Markray know love can survive anything. Even Ebola.
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Nationally known organization helping Texans legalize marijuana

Nationally known organization helping Texans legalize marijuanaA national non-profit known for its work to legalize marijuana is now organizing support here in Texas.
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  • 4 days, 19 hours ago