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Study: Hospice Patients Less Likely To Die In Hospitals

People who enroll in hospice care are five times less likely to die in hospitals and nursing homes than people who do not choose hospice, according to a new study by local researchers.

11/26/2014

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Police: Man Bites Hospital Security Guard After Getting Caught Hitting Girlfriend In Room

Corpus Christi police arrested a man Tuesday after he allegedly bit a hospital security guard.

11/19/2014

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Woman, Child Rescued From Gas-Filled Home In Texas

Firefighters in West Texas have rescued a pregnant woman and her 3-year-old daughter from their home filled with carbon monoxide.

11/19/2014

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Police: Man Fatally Stabbed Outside Of Texas Mall

Fort Worth police are investigating the death of a man who was stabbed outside of Ridgmar Mall.

11/07/2014

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Twins Arrested After Gunfire During Arguments Leaves Man Dead

Houston police have arrested 20-year-old twins after gunfire during an argument left one man dead and another wounded.

11/05/2014

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Waco Man Charged With In Death Of Ailing Wife, 77

A Central Texas man faces a murder charge after police say he shot and killed his ailing 77-year-old wife at their home.

11/04/2014

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Court Refuses To Reconsider Texas Abortion Ruling

A federal appeals court has refused to reconsider a previous ruling that left intact parts of new abortion restrictions in Texas that have forced most abortion clinics across the state to close.

10/09/2014

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Health Officials: First Case Of Ebola Diagnosed In U.S.

The patient was admitted to a Dallas hospital Monday night with Ebola-like symptoms.

09/30/2014

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4-Year-Old Forgotten On Hot School Bus Survives

A 4-year-old West Texas girl has survived being apparently forgotten on a school bus parked in a vehicle barn on a hot afternoon.

09/11/2014

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5 Students fall Ill after Eating Unknown Substance At School

A school official says five students at a middle school southwest of Houston were airlifted to a hospital when they became ill after ingesting an unknown substance.

09/10/2014

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