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  1. Blue Origin crash tests space capsuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | CNN

    CEO Jeff Bezos successfully landed the same Blue Shepherd rocket again Sunday after an unmanned test flight from its launch site in West Texas. Blue Origin wants to pioneer space tourism by offering paying customers a ride to what's known as suborbital space, reaching about 62 miles above Earth's surface.

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  2. U.S. oil companies ready to pump more as prices riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | CNN

    Everyone wants to know: is this oil rally to $50 a barrel legit or another false start like last year? The answer to that big question could lie in the Permian Basin, the West Texas oil play, where drillers can squeeze out profits even at low prices. Now that oil prices have nearly doubled from their February lows, the key will be whether frackers in the Permian start pumping like crazy again.

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  3. Texas troubadour Guy Clark diesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | CNN

    Grammy-winning West Texas songwriter Guy Clark, seen here performing in Amsterdam in 1992, died Tuesday, May 17, at age 74. William Schallert , a familiar face in television and film thanks to roles on "The Patty Duke Show," "Star Trek," and many more, died on Sunday, May 8, at age 93, his son said. Madeleine LeBeau, known for her role in "Casablanca," died May 1 in Spain after breaking her thigh bone, her stepson Carlo Alberto Pinelli told CNN.

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  4. Fire at plant that led to blast that killed 15 was intentional, ATF saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | CNN

    Residents of West, Texas, hoped they would finally learn what happened the night of April 17, 2013, when a deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant leveled their town. The blast devastated the small town about 70 miles south of Dallas, destroying 500 homes and killing 15 people, including 12 first responders.

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  5. ATF: Someone set Texas plant on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | CNN

    Authorities would not comment Wednesday on whether they have a suspect in the 2013 fertilizer plant blast that killed 15 people in West, Texas. But officials said "we're on the right track."

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  6. U.S. oil boom not slowing enough to solve epic glutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | CNN

    Even though OPEC has been drowning the world in oil , the U.S. pumped a near-record 9.18 million barrels per day in January, according to recent stats released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. That's down a miniscule 0.6% from the end of 2015 and is actually slower than the pace of U.S. monthly production declines that started last year.

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  7. Jeff Bezos' space company launches, lands rocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | CNN

    That's the approach Jeff Bezos' space company, Blue Origin , is taking to test its New Shepard, which launched and landed safely on Saturday. The launch in West Texas is the third for the New Shepard rocket, which is named after Alan Shepard, the first American to go to space.

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  8. Tourists in space in 2 years?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | CNN

    In November, Blue Origin beat rival SpaceX by successfully launching a rocket into outer space and then landing it upright upon its return to Earth. Blue Origin repeated the launch-and-return journey in January.

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  9. U.S. oil boom not slowing enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | CNN

    Even though OPEC has been drowning the world in oil , the U.S. pumped a near-record 9.18 million barrels per day in January, according to recent stats released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. That's down a miniscule 0.6% from the end of 2015 and is actually slower than the pace of U.S. monthly production declines that started last year.

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  10. Conspiracy theories in Scalia deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | CNN

    Three days after Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead in his room at a luxury hunting ranch in remote West Texas, the conspiracy theories about his passing continue to swirl. A local judge's decision not to order a post-mortem examination have triggered a round of questions ranging from scrutiny of the procedures to the bizarre.

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  11. Skipping Scalia autopsy spawns conspiracy theoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | CNN

    Three days after Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead in his room at a luxury hunting ranch in remote West Texas, the conspiracy theories about his passing continue to swirl. A local judge's decision not to order a post-mortem examination have triggered a round of questions ranging from scrutiny of the procedures to the bizarre.

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  12. Thanksgiving dinner talking pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | CNN

    We've all been there. It's Thanksgiving and the family has gathered around a table topped with turkey, green bean casserole and tin-can-shaped cranberry sauce.

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  13. Jeff Bezos' rocket lands safely after space flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | CNN

    Jeff Bezos' rocket ship achieved a breakthrough Monday by traveling 329,839 feet into outer space and then landing upright upon its return to earth. In the past, rockets were disposed of after launching space craft into outer space.

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  14. Jeff Bezos' rocket lands safely after space flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | CNN

    Jeff Bezos' rocket ship achieved a breakthrough Monday by traveling 329,839 feet into outer space and then landing upright upon its return to earth. In the past, rockets were disposed of after launching space craft into outer space.

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  15. Seniors Reflect on September 11th and Demonstrated Appreciation for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | CNN

    Residents at Buckner Villas were eager to show local first responders how much their service means to them. Solemnly remembering the tragic events and the sacrifices first responders made on September 11, 2001, the seniors delivered homemade treats to local firefighters to show their appreciation for all that they do to keep the Austin community safe.

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  16. Extraordinary Former Make A Wish Child Hannah JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | CNN

    The 2015 Hotternhell Bike Race in West Texas is a harsh environment that brings many seasoned riders quite literally to their knees and dozens to a gurney in the back of an ambulance. It is no place for your average cyclist.

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  17. No justice in West TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | CNN

    Man accused sexual assault of a 2 year old. DA makes plea and now he is off on 10 year defferred adjudication with no sex offender register! We have a high number of sexual abuse cases in Angelo! Tired of them walking free! Select one of the options below.

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