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Nearly 100 Human Brains Missing from The University of Texas

The University of Texas at Austin is missing about 100 brains — about half of the specimens the university had in a collection of brains preserved in jars of formaldehyde.

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Optimus Prime, Harry Potter Among Write-In Votes for Texas Governor

Unsatisfied with the options for Texas governor last month, one voter opted to write in a candidate he or she thought was better suited for the state's top job — Optimus Prime.

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University of Texas Student Group Helps Women Reach Distant Abortion Clinics

A University of Texas student group is helping women reach distant abortion clinics after new restrictions have reduced the number of clinics in the state to twelve.

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Texas Church Accused of Refusing to Bury Member Because She Didn’t Attend While In a Coma

A Texas church is being accused of refusing the final wish of a 93-year-old member because she didn't attend church or pay tithes the last two years of her life.

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Texas Now Requires Warrant For DWI Blood Test

In what some consider to be a blow to drunk driving enforcement, a Texas court has ruled that law enforcement must first obtain a warrant before administering a blood test to determine Blood Alcohol levels.

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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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