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  1. Pilot avoids beach crowd, crash-lands in oceanRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A former Alaska bush pilot safely crash-landed his small airplane in the ocean just off a beach on Oahu's North Shore after running out of fuel. Harding says he was headed for Dillingham Airport, and "the engine just quit."

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  2. 45 more infants exposed to TB at Texas hospitalRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Health officials say an additional 45 infants may have been exposed to a West Texas hospital worker infected with tuberculosis, bringing the total number of children potentially exposed to the disease to 751. Health officials said Tuesday that they received a list of another 45 infants at Providence Memorial Hospital in El Paso.

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  3. Train, semitrailer collide in West TexasRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Midland police say the collision happened Monday after the vehicle stopped on the tracks while braking for a nearby stoplight. He tells police he thought he was out of the train's path.

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  4. Testing of West Texas babies exposed to TB beginsRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    West Texas health officials are testing some infants for tuberculosis after they revealed last week that more than 700 of the babies may have been exposed at an El Paso hospital to a hospital worker found to have TB. The children were potentially exposed at a nursery in the Providence Memorial Hospital of El Paso between September 2013 and last month.

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  5. Torrential rains continue to batter West TexasRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Authorities are investigating the death of a woman in El Paso after torrential rains from the remnants of Hurricane Odile battered West Texas. Rainfall amounts across Texas in the past week have ranged from 2 inches to as much as 14 inches.

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  6. Firefighters extinguish blaze at Texas schoolRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Elementary school classes have been canceled in a West Texas city after fire crews worked seven hours to battle flames at the school. Authorities say they don't know what started the fire at the Post Elementary School on Sunday.

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  7. Heavy rain causes flooding in West TexasRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Heavy rain in West Texas is causing flooding in several counties where authorities are urging drivers to stay off the roads. National Weather Service meteorologist Jeff Ciccone in Midland says there's been flash flooding in the northern Permian Basin and a large portion of West Texas, as well as in Eddie and Lee counties in southeastern New Mexico.

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  8. Texas hospital to work with CMS on TB exposureRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    The West Texas hospital where more than 700 infants were exposed to tuberculosis over the past year says it will work with federal authorities to show its procedures were adequate. A Providence Memorial Hospital nursery employee tested positive for TB in August and was placed on leave.

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  9. Search to resume for Texas deputy missing in floodRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A search for a missing Central Texas sheriff's deputy is set to resume, a day after her patrol car was found swamped by floodwaters minutes after she radioed for help while checking flooded low-water crossings. Travis County sheriff's spokesman Roger Wade says the deputy, whose identity hasn't been revealed, was checking crossings during the storms.

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  10. 55 indicted in El Paso gang investigationRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Investigators say 55 suspected gang members and associates in far West Texas have been indicted on charges including murder, drug dealing and extortion. Federal officials in El Paso on Wednesday announced that 20 people believed connected to the Barrio Azteca gang face charges.

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  11. Man at Texas Chick-fil-A pays $1K to treat dinersRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A generous customer has paid $1,000 to pick up the tab for diners in dozens of vehicles at the drive-thru lanes of a West Texas fast-food restaurant. KTXS-TV reports the man was in a white truck at a Chick-fil-A in Abilene on Monday night when he handed over the cash.

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  12. Davis ad attacks Abbott, Abbott targets CaliforniaRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Details of new television ads from Democratic gubernatorial candidate and state Sen. Wendy Davis and her Republican opponent, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott. KEY IMAGES: Davis' features headlines from news coverage of an investigation into allegations of rape and sexual abuse beginning in 2005 at the West Texas State School in Pyote.

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  13. Traffic deaths up in Texas' oil boom countiesRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    The Houston Chronicle reports that deaths rose more than 50 percent in the West Texas counties located on the Permian Basin. Deaths also went up about 11 percent in counties associated with the Eagle Ford and Barnett shales, according to Texas Department of Transportation records.

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  14. West Texas towns seek new ways to get waterRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Officials in Mineral Wells say if the water level in the lake that serves as the city's main water supply keeps dropping then they only have enough water to last until June. Lake Palo Pinto is 14 percent full and officials are stretching the supply by combining it with Brazos River water.

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  15. West Texas man pleads guilty in cattle fraud caseRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    U.S. Attorney Robert Pitman says 44-year-old James Jones faces up to 20 years in federal prison for two wire fraud charges. Midland oil company Henry Resources hired Jones in March 2011 to manage several of its properties.

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  16. Police: West Texas man arrested after police chaseRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Odessa police have charged 18-year-old Alex Hernandez with evading arrest. He was also booked on two misdemeanor warrants for failure to attend school.

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  17. Girl, 4, survives being left on Texas school busRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A 4-year-old West Texas girl has survived being apparently forgotten on a school bus parked in a vehicle barn on a hot afternoon. Officials with the Andrews Independent School District are investigating how long the preschooler was left alone Wednesday.

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  18. San Angelo: 1 hospitalized after bees attackRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    At least four people have been attacked by bees near a West Texas convenience store and emergency personnel transported one victim to a hospital. San Angelo police say the incident happened Wednesday morning.

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  19. More Read the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Voters in much of West Texas are going to the polls to choose a state senator to succeed one who stepped down to become the Texas Tech University System chancellor. The election Tuesday in Senate District 28 features four Republicans, a Democrat and a Libertarian.

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  20. Odessa couple critically injured in hit-and-runRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Police are seeking the public's help to locate a driver who struck and critically injured a West Texas couple. Odessa police say 42-year-old Todd Ploen was pushing his 31-year-old girlfriend in her wheelchair on Saturday night when they were hit.

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