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  1. Obama calls French shooting 'cowardly evil attacks'Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A doctor was fatally shot at a West Texas veterans' clinic in an attack that also left the suspected gunman dead, the FBI said Wednesday. The FBI revealed Wednesday that a doctor was killed in a shooting at a West Texas veterans' clinic, as agents interviewed hundreds of potential witnesses to determine a motive in the attack.

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  2. Obama offers US help to pursue terrorists in French attackRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    President Barack Obama's top spokesman says the United States is determined to help the French apprehend those responsible for the attack on a satirical Paris newspaper that left at least 12 people dead. President Barack Obama says the attack on a Paris newspaper was an attack on journalists and the free press. 1 comment

  3. Storm continues to deliver wintry mix, cold tempsRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A wintry mix of snow and sleet continues to batter a broad stretch of West Texas as other parts of the state see rainfall that's expected to last into the weekend. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning as forecasts call for four to six inches of snow to fall Friday in far West Texas.

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  4. Freezing rain, sleet lighten traffic in West TexasRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    National Weather Service meteorologists said Thursday that roads and highways were still dangerous from the Panhandle south to San Angelo. Lubbock warmed up slightly but was still icy, and more freezing drizzle was expected Thursday night.

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  5. More Read the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A vast swath of West Texas is dealing with icy and snowy road conditions, and more freezing precipitation was forecast to continue into New Year's Day. National Weather Service meteorologists said Wednesday that roads and highways were treacherous from the Panhandle south to San Angelo.

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  6. Texas outpaced nation in job growthRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    West Texas oil country led the nation in job growth last month with the largest year-over-year percentage gains in employment even as oil prices tumbled. According to data released Tuesday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Midland metropolitan area saw job growth rise by 6.2 percent.

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  7. Federal inspectors penalize 2 West Texas hospitalsRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Two West Texas hospitals will have funding withheld after being penalized by federal inspectors for having patients who developed health problems while hospitalized. The penalties against University Medical Center of El Paso and El Paso Specialty Hospital amount to a loss of 1 percent of their total Medicare payment for the current fiscal year.

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  8. Report: $34M in repairs needed at Texas collegeRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A report conducted by two architectural firms says more than $34 million in repairs and upgrades are needed at a West Texas community college. The firms will create a master plan to prioritize the needs at each of the five campuses of El Paso Community College.

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  9. Colorado pilot dies in Texas small plane crashRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A pilot from Colorado has been killed in the West Texas crash of a single-engine plane used for aerial patrols of oil and gas fields. The Texas Department of Public Safety says 28-year-old Jeffery Michael McNamee of Littleton, Colorado, died in Monday's crash near Odessa.

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  10. 1 dead in fiery West Texas plane crashRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Authorities say one person has been killed in the fiery crash of a single-engine plane into a West Texas field. The Department of Public Safety says the crash happened Monday morning just west of Odessa and one person died.

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  11. New sheriff named for Martin County in West TexasRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Martin County commissioners selected Brad Ingram to finish John Woodward II's term. Ingram will be sworn in Monday in Stanton.

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  12. Texas ranchers seeking alternative incomesRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Ranchers across Texas have gotten creative with their land after drought conditions decimated cattle numbers in the nation's leading production state. Many ranchers in Texas are opening up their pastures to hunters, while others are selling water to oil companies or desert plants and mistletoe to nurseries.

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  13. Abilene teacher resigns, charged with felonyRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Authorities in West Texas have charged a former high school administrator with a felony count of improper relationship between a teacher and student. KTXS-TV reports 29-year-old Michael Trook was booked into the Taylor County Jail late Wednesday and posted $50,000 bond. 6 comments

  14. Lawmaker: Too many Texas schools make playoffsRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A West Texas lawmaker says too many high school football teams reach the playoffs and has introduced a bill that would reduce the number of teams that advance. Republican Sen. Charles Perry of Lubbock says the University Interscholastic League's playoff system has become "watered down" and allows up to 74 percent of teams to make the playoffs.

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  15. Police: West Texas man breaks child's legRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Midland police have arrested a 23-year-old man who they say broke a child's leg during a diaper change. The Midland Reporter-Telegram reports Delfino Barboza-Esquivel was being held at the Midland County jail Friday morning on a felony charge of injuring a child.

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  16. Texas man pleads guilty in cash smuggling caseRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A West Texas man has pleaded guilty to attempting to smuggle nearly $100,000 in suspected drug money into Mexico. The El Paso Times reports 30-year-old Alejandro Gastelum is awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to a federal charge of conspiracy to smuggle bulk cash.

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  17. Police: West Texas 18-year-old spits on officersRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A West Texas man has been indicted on two felony charges after police say he spit on a pair of officers. The San Angelo Standard-Times reports Tuesday that 18-year-old Daniel Cuellar III has been charged with two counts of harassment of a public servant.

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  18. Trooper: Man killed in fiery West Texas crashRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Authorities in West Texas say a man has died after his pickup truck was crushed between a semitrailer and a piece of heavy machinery and the truck caught fire. Department of Public Safety Trooper Shawn Baxter tells the San Angelo Standard-Times that the four-vehicle crash happened Tuesday evening near Goodfellow Air Force Base.

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  19. Texas man turns himself in for pit bull attackRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A West Texas man charged with trying to kill a pit bull with a knife and hammer has turned himself in to authorities. KTXS-TV reports 54-year-old Thommy Wesley Wade surrendered after being indicted on one count of cruelty to a livestock animal.

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  20. Sheriff: Man, 21, found dead in oil fieldRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Deputies in West Texas are investigating the death of a man whose body was found at the base of an oil well. The Midland Reporter-Telegram reports the Midland County Sheriff's Office says 21-year-old Jonathan Brazell was found dead on Monday.

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