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Amarillo Police Shoot and Kill Man who had fake Gun
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Amarillo Police Fatally Shoot Man Who Had Fake Gun

AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — A Texas Panhandle man who pointed what turned out to be a fake gun at police has died after being shot by an officer.

Amarillo police say an autopsy was scheduled Monday on 33-year-old German Mata

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Texas Governor Rick Perry
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Governor Rick Perry Plans Big Announcement That Will Transform Texas Politics

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry is planning a big announcement Monday and no matter what he decides, it will transform Texas politics.

If the state's longest-serving governor chooses to retire, then at least six out of nine

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Odds are against Texas democrats in abortion bill fight
State Sen. Wendy Davis (D-Ft. Worth) stands after the Democrats defeated the anti-abortion bill SB5, which was up for a vote on the last day of the legislative special session June 25, 2013 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by: Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)
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Texas Democrats Know Odds Are Against Them in Abortion Bill Fight

 

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Senate Democrats say even if they lose the fight over the abortion restrictions bill in the new special session, they will keep fighting.

Republican majorities in the House and Senate

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Dog Shot to Death After Attacking and Killing Texas Woman [VIDEO]

DAYTON, Texas (AP) — Officials have killed a dog that eluded them for almost two days after killing a Southeast Texas woman.

The Houston Chronicle reports a Liberty County deputy fired two shots that killed the dog on Tuesday night.

Authorities have said the

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Kids Throw Rocks from Waco Overpass
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Drivers Injured, Vehicles Damaged After Rocks and Concrete Thrown From Waco Overpass

WACO, Texas (AP) — Waco police say two boys were taken into custody after rocks and concrete chunks were thrown off an Interstate 35 overpass, injuring drivers and damaging vehicles over the weekend

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Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks to National Right to Life Convention
GRAPEVINE, TX - JUNE 27: Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to the National Right to Life convention at the Hyatt Regency DFW International Airport Hotel June 27, 2013 in Grapevine, Texas. Perry has reportedly vowed to continue the fight for a more restrictive abortion law in Texas after the state legislature failed to get the law passed during a special session because of a filibuster and protests. (Photo by Stewart F. House/Getty Images)
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Texas Gov. Rick Perry Says Abortion ‘Bill Will Pass Overwhelmingly’

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says the abortion restrictions bill stopped up by a Senate filibuster will pass in the new special session and become law.

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North Texas Teen Arrested in Fatal Beating of 5-year-old Boy

A 13-year-old North Texas boy faces a capital murder charge in the death of a 5-year-old boy hit in the head multiple times.

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Two headed turtle - San Antonio Zoo
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Two Headed Turtle Hatches at San Antonio Zoo

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A two-headed turtle has hatched at the San Antonio Zoo and officials have named her Thelma and Louise.

The female Texas cooter arrived June 18 and will go on display Thursday at the zoo's Friedrich Aquarium

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