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  1. Police: Teen killed man for not buying him beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    Authorities say a 16-year-old boy struck and killed a man with his car outside of a West Texas convenience store after the man refused to buy him beer. Abilene police spokesman Rick Tomlin said Monday that the teenager has been charged with murder in juvenile court in the death of Jesse Cortinez, a 58-year-old local man.

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  2. In Texas, Bush father and son hit campaign trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    He's a former two-term governor of Florida and possible candidate for president in 2016, but at this moment, Jeb Bush is just a proud dad. And it's all a bit overwhelming. 13 comments

  3. Report IDs 'weaknesses' at nuclear weapons labRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    A report issued Wednesday by the inspector general of the U.S. Department of Energy squarely places blame for the shutdown of the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository on failures at Los Alamos National Laboratory. The inspector general's office identified several major weaknesses in the lab's procedures for packing contaminated gloves, tools and other radiological wastes that were destined for permanent storage at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in southern New Mexico.

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  4. 5 babies test positive for TB in Texas exposureRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    Five babies tested have positive for tuberculosis in West Texas after a nurse assistant at an El Paso hospital nursery exposed hundreds of infants to the disease between September 2013 and last month. The El Paso Department of Public Health said Saturday in a statement that none of the children have active TB, the deadly and contagious form of the illness.

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  5. TB tests for babies when hospital worker diagnosedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    Health officials in West Texas have begun testing some babies for tuberculosis after the revelation that more than 700 infants at an El Paso hospital were exposed to a worker found to have the disease. The children may have been exposed at a nursery in the Providence Memorial Hospital of El Paso between September 2013 and last month, when a health care worker tested positive for TB.

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  6. Search to resume for Texas deputy missing in floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    A search for a missing Central Texas sheriff's deputy is set to resume Friday, a day after her patrol car was found swamped by floodwaters minutes after she radioed for help while checking flooded low-water crossings. Efforts to locate the deputy had been suspended before nightfall Thursday because of the storms, which were remnants of Hurricane Odile.

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  7. Search for Texas deputy suspended, but will resumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    Inclement weather made rescue crews in Central Texas suspend the search for a sheriff's deputy who radioed for help minutes before her empty patrol car was found submerged by floodwaters, while heavy rains in West Texas caused dozens of streets and some houses to flood. Roger Wade, a spokesman for the Travis County Sheriff's Office, said the search would resume Friday morning.

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  8. Texas sheriff's deputy missing during floodingRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    Searchers are trying to find a Central Texas sheriff's deputy who has been missing since she reported her patrol vehicle was swamped during storm-related flooding. The Travis County Sheriff's Office says the deputy was patrolling low water crossings in the Austin area before dawn Thursday.

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  9. Man at Texas Chick-fil-A pays $1K to treat dinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    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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  10. APNewsBreak: Texas will allow Prada Marfa to stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    Texas is backing off its claim that an art installation resembling a luxury Prada store in the middle of the desert is an illegal roadside advertisement. The Texas Department of Transportation tells The Associated Press it reached an agreement with the group managing the Prada Marfa.

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  11. Texas abortion law could send women across bordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    Crossing borders is a part of life in El Paso in far West Texas, where people may walk into Mexico to visit family or commute to New Mexico for work.

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  12. Rapper Wiz Khalifa Skips Court Date on Pot ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    A warrant has been issued for rapper Wiz Khalifa's arrest after he skipped a court date on a marijuana possession charge in West Texas.

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  13. Rapper Wiz Khalifa skips court date on pot chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    A warrant has been issued for rapper Wiz Khalifa's arrest after he skipped a court date on a marijuana possession charge in West Texas. 1 comment

  14. George W. Bush writes book about fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    His paintings made news worldwide, but it turns out that former President George W. Bush has been working on another, highly personal project since leaving the White House: He has quietly completed a biography of his father, former President George H.W. Bush.

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  15. Govt fails to vet chemical plants with terror riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    The government has failed to inspect virtually all of the chemical facilities that it considers to be at a higher risk for a terror attack and has underestimated the threat to densely populated cities, congressional investigators say.

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