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  1. The depth of Barbara Bush's heart will endure in all of usRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Anyone who doubts that Barbara Pierce Bush was a force in her own right never saw her speak live. On one occasion we caught her at an event at Texas A&M University where the crowd roared to life the moment the emcee said, "And here she is, the Silver Fox herself."

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  2. Continue reading Dog attack in West Texas leaves man's skull exposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Police responded to a residential street in northern San Angelo on Saturday night after a 911 caller reported that three dogs were on top of a man, attacking him. When officers arrived, they found a 56-year-old man lying in a driveway.

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  3. Criticism of Cecile Richards, praise for Planned Parenthood, support...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    It's finally happened. The Dallas Morning News editorial board has lost its collective mind! All credibility is gone.

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  4. How high could D-FW gas prices go in the next few months? We ask the expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Motorists often fear price shock when they hit the roads for the summer. But gasoline prices have already shot up and could peak before the holidays and heat arrive, experts say.

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  5. Rowlett's $1 billion Bayside project is getting a new home communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    K. Hovnanian Homes and Meritage Homes will build more than 100 houses in the 262-acre Bayside development on Lake Ray Hubbard. The home community will be across Interstate 30 from where developer Bayside District Partners LLC is still working on plans for a major mixed-use project.

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  6. Continue reading Texas is No. 1 in U.S. cotton production, and the farmers need your supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Cotton is deeply woven into the cultural and economic fabric of Texas. Despite seismic changes in the state's economy from the first wildcatters in East Texas at the turn of the last century to a different kind of wildcatters who built the new Silicon Hills of Austin, cotton's influence and importance has remained.

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  7. ACU ban on same-sex dating for some student workers capriciously singles out an unlucky fewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    The cultural waters are astir at Abilene Christian University, where word has quickly spread of an impending new rule: Beginning next fall, same-sex dating is off-limits to students who hold some campus jobs. The faith-based West Texas university, affiliated for more than a century with the Church of Christ denomination, has historically been a stronghold for traditional, Bible-centered teaching and values.

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  8. Oil-rich Permian Basin has a Texas-sized natural gas problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    A pipeline shortage that's leaving gas trapped in West Texas' Permian Basin means prices for the fuel there are the lowest of any major U.S. hub, wresting that distinction from Appalachia's Marcellus Shale. Prices for Permian gas, produced alongside oil in the play, have tumbled 30 percent from a year ago, while output rose to a record.

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  9. Sprawling Northeast Texas Ranch sells with $34 million price tagRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    The legendary cattle spread known for its huge Red Angus herd was purchased by a West Texas farm and ranch company. Located about an hour and a half east of Dallas, Broseco Ranch includes a 3,200-acre wildlife habitat along the Sulphur River.

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  10. Planned Parenthood receives $9 million gift to open new clinics in West TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    An unnamed Texas donor has promised $9 million to Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas to help construct two new health centers in West Texas within the next year, the nonprofit confirmed this week. The group has not said whether the new clinics would be abortion providers.

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  11. Dallas oil producer's $8 billion sale price could spark Permian Basin 'arms race'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Concho Resources Inc. will buy rival shale oil producer RSP Permian Inc. in an $8 billion all-share deal, creating one of the largest producers in the region at the center of America's energy boom. The deal for the Dallas-based company is the largest ever focused exclusively on the Permian, topping Exxon Mobil Inc.'s acquisition of assets from the Bass family for as much as $6.5 billion last year and Encana Corp.'s purchase of Athlon Energy Inc. for $7.1 billion in 2014.

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  12. 'Wild, Wild Country' sect drew followers from everywhere- including DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    The Rajneeshee sect featured in "Wild, Wild Country" may have laid down roots in rural Oregon, but their followers came from all over the world- from India to Los Angeles to the oil fields of West Texas. In the mid 1980s, thousands of people flocked to the pacific Northwest to follow Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and live in the community of Rajneeshpuram.

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  13. Continue reading This Dallas company wants the feds to bury nuclear waste in West TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas-based Waste Control Specialists is reviving its efforts to persuade the federal government to bury high-level nuclear waste in West Texas. Last year, the company had suspended its efforts as executives at the struggling company said their priority was to get their finances in order.

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  14. More sinkholes? Permian Basin bucking under stress of oil and gas drilling, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Oil and natural gas drilling is causing the West Texas landscape to buckle even more than previously realized, according to researchers from Southern Methodist University . The same team previously investigated two giant sinkholes - which have become semi-famous -near the town of Wink, about 70 miles west of Midland.

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  15. Continue reading Police kill 18-year-old who stabbed GED teacher, 2 others at Texas community centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Police in a West Texas town fatally shot a teenager Wednesday morning after he stabbed his GED teacher and two other people. Littlefield police were called to the Our Place Community Center just after 9 a.m. when a stabbing was reported.

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  16. Continue reading Why Beto O'Rourke's primary win doesn't bode well for unseating Ted CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    El Paso Democrat Beto O'Rourke may have quickly clinched the nomination to become Ted Cruz's Senate challenger this fall, but it was far from a clean sweep. On Tuesday, O'Rourke won just 62 percent of the Democratic vote, while one of his lesser known challengers - Houston progressive Sema Hernandez - not only garnered nearly a quarter of the vote share, but captured dozens of border counties.

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  17. High schooler kills 'massive' mountain lion crossing North Texas highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Curiosity has gotten the better of Texas Parks and Wildlife Department officials after a mountain lion was killed this week on State Highway 337 north of Mineral Wells. See, here's the thing: Mountain lions aren't usually found in these parts, as WFAA-TV reported .

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  18. Texas teen's toes sliced off after he tries to jump onto moving trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    A train sliced off a teenager's toes in Far West Texas after the 13-year-old tried to jump on to it, police say. The incident happened a block from Ernesto Serna School in Socorro, about 20 miles southeast of El Paso, on Wednesday afternoon, according to KFOX-TV .

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  19. Rowlett's $1 billion Bayside project has new developer with Crystal Lagoon plans in fluxRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    And plans are up in the air for the long-awaited Crystal Lagoon in the project on Lake Ray Hubbard. The owners of the 262-acre mixed-use development on Interstate 30 say they have hired long-time Texas developer Tom D'Alesandro to lead the lakeside commercial and residential project in Rowlett.

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  20. Five potential risks lurking in the Permian Basin, America's hottest oilfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    The world's hottest oil field, the Permian Basin of West Texas and New Mexico, isn't without its risks. Drillers are pumping billions of dollars into the region, plumbing reserves that rival Saudi Arabia's biggest field.

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