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Bar Customer Shoots, Kills 2 In Attempted Robbery

HOUSTON (AP) — Harris County sheriff’s deputies say a customer at a bar has fatally shot two of four armed men who came into the place and announced a holdup. Homicide Sgt. Robert Spurgeon says […]

10/04/2014

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Photographer Pleads Guilty To Producing Child Pornography

A photographer whose work included senior portraits for some high school students in East Texas has pleaded guilty to producing child pornography.

10/03/2014

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Federal Appeals Court Allows Texas To Enforce Abortion Limits

Women seeking legal abortions in Texas starting Friday will drive hours if they live near the Mexico border and have fewer options in big cities after a federal appeals court allowed the state to enforce tough Republican-backed clinic laws.

10/03/2014

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Complaints Allege Sex Abuse At Immigration Lockup

Attorneys have filed complaints with federal immigration officials alleging sexual abuse and harassment at a South Texas immigration lockup that houses women and their children.

10/02/2014

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10/02/2014

Dr. Mark Lester, Southeast Zone clinical leader for Texas Health Resources, answers questions during a media conference at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas where a patient has been diagnosed with the Ebola virus on Sept. 30, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Mike Stone/Getty Images)

Doctor: ‘Information Not Fully Communicated Throughout Whole Team’ Ebola Patient Came From Liberia

The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States told relatives that he notified health care workers the first time he went to the hospital that he was visiting the U.S. from Liberia, the man’s sister said Wednesday.

10/01/2014

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Advocates Urge Texas To Again Expand DNA Testing

Advocacy groups and a Texan who spent nearly 25 years in prison for a killing he didn’t commit are urging the 2015 Legislature to again expand access to crime-scene DNA testing.

10/01/2014

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Grandson Charged With Dismembering Grandmothers Body With Chain Saw

A Texas man charged with killing his 77-year-old grandmother and dismembering her body with a chain saw has pleaded guilty to murder.

10/01/2014

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Man Allegedly Made Hash Oil During Explosion

A Central Texas man has been charged with arson and child endangerment after a 2013 explosion damaged a house with his year-old son inside.

09/30/2014

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