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Texas Set to Execute Man of Questionable Competence

The state of Texas is set to execute Scott Panetti next week, a man who, though found competent to stand trial, has a long history of mental illness.

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Thanksgiving Driving Tips for Texas: How to Avoid Traffic Jams, Road Closures & More

Driving during the Thanksgiving holiday is always a stressful affair. But there are simple tricks to minimize the strain and avoid problems on Texas roadways.

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Texas Approves Controversial History Textbooks

The Texas State Board of Education has approved a controversial history textbook that academics say over exaggerates Moses' influence on American Democracy and portrays Muslims in a negative light.

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Inmate Weddings Are About To Increase In Texas

Up until now, if an inmate in a Texas prison wanted to get married, someone else had to stand in for the prisoner during a ceremony held somewhere outside the prison. That's about to change.

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Where Does Texas Rank in the ‘Most Drunk’ States Survey?

The folks over at Bloomberg just released a survey of the 'Most Drunk' states in the U.S. Where did the Lone Star State wind up?

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Texas Dog Hitches Ride on Side of Ambulance to be with Owner

A San Angelo dog hitched a ride on the side of an ambulance as his owner was taken to the hospital nearly 20 miles away.

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Ted Cruz Criticized For Comparing Net Neutrality to Obamacare

In response to President Obama's support of Net Neutrality, Texas Senator and Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz compared Net Neutrality to Obamacare, and suffered quick backlash from his own supporters.

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Texas Lawmaker Looking to Raise Minimum Wage

Mo' money, mo' problems?

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