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  1. US Army ring discovered at West Texas landfill, owner soughtRead the original story

    Monday Aug 13 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A U.S. Army ring has been found at a West Texas landfill and a veteran is trying to track down the owner. Allen, who also served in the Army, posted photos of the ring on his Facebook page and says a name is engraved inside.

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  2. At least 27 rescued after flash flood hits West Texas parkRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 12 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    At least 27 people have been rescued after 8 to 9 inches of rain caused flash flooding in the Nueces River at a park west of San Antonio. The Uvalde County Sheriff's Office says on its social media that the 27 were rescued from high water Sunday at Chalk Bluff Park, about 15 miles northwest of Uvalde, Texas.

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  3. Agency looks to fill hundreds of job vacancies on borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the largest law enforcement agency in the country, has hundreds of vacancies for law enforcement officers to fill nationwide, and El Paso and Columbus, New Mexico, are among the areas where there are job openings. "We take people from all walks of life, all job experience, people who have gone to school, been in the military," said Customs and Border Protection Officer Adrianna Carranza, a national recruiter based in the El Paso Field office, which includes all of New Mexico.

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  4. Here is the latest Texas news from The Associated Press at 9:45 p.m. CDTRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 11 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Texas lawymakers say they've been told a temporary tent shelter in far West Texas for immigrant minors will stay open another month. State Reps.

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  5. Lawmakers: Migrant teen tent city to stay open another monthRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 11 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Texas lawmakers say they have been told the temporary tent shelter in far West Texas for immigrant minors will stay open another month. State Reps.

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  6. 7 injured in Texas natural gas pipeline explosionsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 2 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The number of people injured in a series of explosions on a West Texas natural gas pipeline has risen to seven. Authorities initially said five people - a volunteer firefighter and four pipeline employees - were hurt Wednesday when the explosions happened about 20 miles southeast of Midland.

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  7. Number of injured rises to 7 in Texas pipeline explosionsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 2 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The number of people injured in a series of explosions on a West Texas natural gas pipeline has risen to seven. Authorities initially said five people - a volunteer firefighter and four pipeline employees - were hurt Wednesday when the explosions happened about 20 miles southeast of Midland.

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  8. 5 injured in West Texas pipeline explosionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 1 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Five people, including a volunteer firefighter, have been injured in a series of explosions on a West Texas natural gas pipeline. The explosions happened on Farm-to-Market Road 1379, about 20 miles southeast of Midland. 1 comment

  9. Here is the latest Texas news from The Associated Press at 3:40 a.m. CDTRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 1 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Republican Pete Flores and Democrat Pete Gallego are advancing to a runoff as the top two vote-getters in a special election for a West Texas state Senate district's vacant seat. But no one in the eight-candidate field polled a majority Tuesday in the state Senate District 19 race.

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  10. Xcel dedicates transmission line linking New Mexico, TexasRead the original story

    Friday Jul 27 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Xcel Energy has finished the first segment of a $400 million transmission project that will deliver power from a hub in West Texas to southeastern New Mexico's booming oil and gas region. The company says the rapid growth of energy development in New Mexico happened in an area with few major transmission lines.

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  11. Mexican journalist seeking asylum released from US detentionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 27 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A Mexican journalist detained in a remote West Texas immigration facility while asking the U.S. government for asylum has been released from detention. The attorney for Emilio Gutierrez Soto and his adult son, Oscar, said the two were released from the El Paso, Texas, facility without bond Thursday night.

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  12. 'We don't Tip Terrorist' message a hoax, restaurant now saysRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 24 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A waiter at a Texas steakhouse who said a customer wrote a racist message on a receipt now says he made up the story. Last week, Saltgrass Steak House in the West Texas city of Odessa said it banned a customer who reportedly wrote "We don't Tip Terrorist" on a receipt left for server Khalil Cavil.

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  13. Fire passes through Texas plant, fails to ignite explosivesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 24 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Fire officials say a grass fire "burned through" a dynamite storage facility, prompting the evacuation of a tiny West Texas community, but the explosives were untouched. Some 200 residents were evacuated from Zephyr around 6 p.m. Monday when the fire neared the Orica facility.

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  14. Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin launches spacecraft higher than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket company shot a capsule higher into space Wednesday than it's ever done before. The New Shepard rocket blasted off from West Texas on the company's latest test flight.

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  15. West Texas woman charged with capital murder for baby deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A 19-year-old West Texas woman has been jailed and held on $250,000 bond on a capital murder charge for the death of her 3-month-old daughter. Deputies were summoned to an Odessa hospital on April 16 after the unresponsive baby was brought for treatment.

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  16. Charges dropped against Texas woman in deaths of parentsRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2018 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Charges have been dismissed against a woman in the 2016 shooting deaths of her parents after her brother pleaded guilty to the West Texas killings. Grace McDonald was released Friday after prosecutors cited insufficient evidence.

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  17. Remains found in Texas are those of 2 missing Puerto RicansRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2018 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A West Texas sheriff says remains found early this year in a rural pit are those of two young Puerto Ricans missing since 2015. Midland County Sheriff Gary Painter said Friday that DNA tests determined the remains were those of 20-year-old John Iglesia-Alvarez and 19-year-old Ashley Cruz-Rodriguez, who both were shot.

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  18. Mom says Texas officer choked boy before aiming gun at kidsRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2018 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A mother has accused a West Texas police officer of choking her son before a video recording captured the officer pointing a gun at a group of children. The video, which has been viewed millions of times online, shows an El Paso officer briefly pointing his weapon at a group of boys.

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  19. Texas officer pulling gun on kids prompts reviewRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2018 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A West Texas police officer's actions are being reviewed after he was captured on video pointing his gun at a group of children during an arrest. The El Paso Times reports the unidentified officer has been placed on desk duty while officials investigate whether he violated police department policies.

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  20. Lawmaker: Tent shelter for migrant teens open indefinitelyRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2018 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A state senator says he has been told the temporary tent shelter in far West Texas for immigrant minors will stay open indefinitely. Texas Democratic Sen. Jose Rodriguez told the El Paso Times that he toured the Tornillo facility Friday morning.

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