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Tap or Bottled Water: Do You Have A Preference?

What's that smell in the water? No worries, say city officials!

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Passengers Can Practice CPR at DFW Airport Kiosk

GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — Passengers at a Texas airport can practice doing CPR compressions to the steady beat of the Bee Gees disco song "Stayin' Alive."

The American Heart Association-sponsored automated kiosk was unveiled Tuesday at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport

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Category: Texas News, Travel
Final Abortion Vote - Texas
Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst gavels in the Senate at the Texas State capitol. (Photo by Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)
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Texas House to Take Final Vote on Abortion Law

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas House is expected to pass new restrictions on when, how and where women may get an abortion.

Lawmakers are scheduled to vote on Wednesday in a final step sending House Bill 2 to the Senate. A Senate committee will consider the measur

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Texas Politicians + Others React to Rick Perry Not Seeking Re-election

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Politicians and others weighed in Monday on the news that Rick Perry, the longest-serving governor in Texas history, won't seek re-election next year.

Here's what they had t

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Bank of America Plaza Building - Dallas, Texas - Green Lights
Bank of America Plaza Building - Dallas, Texas (flickr/Matthew T. Rader)
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Green Lighting Turned Off On Famous Dallas Skyscraper

DALLAS (AP) — The tallest skyscraper in downtown Dallas no longer has its famous green outline.

Workers this week turned off the signature green neon lighting on the 72-story Bank of America Plaza building

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U.S. Army Doctor Suspect In Fort Hood Shootings
Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan (Photo by U.S. Government Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences via Getty Images)
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Jury Selection Set in Fort Hood Shooting Suspect Nidal Hasan’s Murder Trial

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — An Army psychiatrist going on trial in the deadly 2009 Fort Hood shooting says he wants to tell potential jurors that he's being forced to wear a military uniform he believes represents "an enemy of Islam

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Category: Crime, Texas News
Rick Perry announces retirement - no re-election in 2014
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Rick Perry Will Not Seek Re-Election in 2014

 

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Rick Perry, the longest-serving governor in Texas history, says he won't seek re-election in 2014.

The staunch Christian and fiscal conservative said Monday he plans to retire. That sets up an opening for fellow Republican and

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Josh Brent gets out of jail
Cowboys Lineman Josh Brent (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
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Dallas Cowboys Lineman Josh Brent Released From Jail

DALLAS (AP) — Cowboys lineman Josh Brent has been released from jail, where he landed after testing positive for drugs while free on an intoxication manslaughter charge.

Dallas County jail officials say Brent was freed Sunday morning by court order. An attorney for

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