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  1. Internet billionaires face off in renewed Texas space raceRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | CBS 3 Springfield

    An isolated edge of vast West Texas is home to a highly secretive part of the 21st-century space race, one of two being directed in the Lone Star State by Internet billionaires whose personalities and corporate strategies seem worlds apart. The presence of Blue Origin, LLC, the brainchild of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, barely registers in nearby Van Horn, a way station along Interstate 10, a full decade after he began buying land in one of Texas' largest and most remote counties.

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  2. 'Moderate risk' of storms, tornadoes in Middle AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | CBS 3 Springfield

    Forecasters warned that the ingredients necessary to "blow up some big storms" would fall into place Wednesday and Thursday and cautioned millions of residents in the middle of the country to be aware of worsening... Forecasters say severe weather developing in the nation's midsection could be stronger than previously expected and ultimately stretch from the plains of West Texas to the Appalachian Mountains. The first batch of severe weather in this year's tornado season devastated an Oklahoma mobile home park, as storms across the area damaged buildings, tore off roofs and left debris strewn across roads.

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  3. At least 10 killed when prison bus strikes train in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | CBS 3 Springfield

    At least 10 people were killed Wednesday when a bus carrying state prisoners skidded off an icy highway overpass in West Texas, slid down an embankment and collided with a passing train, a county sheriff said. The overpass on Interstate 20 was slick with ice Wednesday morning when the Texas Department of Criminal Justice bus left the roadway just west of Odessa, according to Ector County Sheriff Mark Donaldson.

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  4. Gunman, 1 other person dead in shooting at veterans' clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | CBS 3 Springfield

    A gunman opened fire at a veterans' medical clinic in West Texas on Tuesday, killing one other person, officials said. The gunman was also killed.

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  5. 'Active shooter' reported at El Paso military hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | CBS 3 Springfield

    An "active shooter" was reported Tuesday at a West Texas medical complex that includes an Army hospital and a veterans' medical clinic, a spokesman at Fort Bliss said. Fort Bliss spokesman Gil Telles said the "active shooter" was reported shortly before 4 p.m. at the complex that includes the William Beaumont Army Medical Center and the El Paso Veterans Affairs Health Care System. 2 comments

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