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  1. Tough court on immigration serves as model for Trump plansRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 25 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The Trump administration is promising to take a hard line on illegal immigration and step up prosecutions of immigration crime, including crossing the border illegally. Along a stretch of Mexican border at the edge of West Texas such an approach has been in place for more than a decade and nearly every immigrant caught crossing the border illegally faces the same fate: a criminal charge.

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  2. West Texas man indicted in motel shooting that wounded 7Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 19 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A West Texas grand jury has indicted a 23-year-old man on charges that he opened fire on a group of people standing on a motel balcony, wounding seven of them. The Lubbock County jury on Tuesday indicted Adrian Vicente Castillo on a count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon causing bodily injury.

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  3. Energy group endorses softer lights near Texas observatoryRead the original story

    Monday Apr 17 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Some oil and gas drillers in West Texas could make lighting less harsh during 24-hour drilling operations in deference to the McDonald Observatory. The Midland Reporter-Telegram reported Monday that such changes are meant to protect darkness for the observatory near Fort Davis.

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  4. Nearly week-long tire fire in West Texas finally outRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 16 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Authorities say a fire where an estimated 100,000 tires were burning for nearly a week at a West Texas disposal facility finally is out. West Odessa Volunteer Fire Chief Jimmy Ellis tells the Odessa American a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Team covered the flames with dirt at the 3-acre site.

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  5. West Texas drug ring leader gets 35 years, must pay $37MRead the original story

    Friday Apr 14 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Prosecutors say the leader of a West Texas-based drug trafficking ring must serve 35 years in federal prison and pay nearly $37 million to the government. Adan Reyes was sentenced Thursday afternoon in El Paso.

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  6. NJ teenager gets probation for threatening calls to TexasRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 13 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A federal judge has sentenced a New Jersey teenager to five years' probation for contacting Texas authorities and threatening to kill others, including calls that added to the chaos as law enforcement personnel rushed to a school shooting. Judge Robert Junell on Wednesday also sentenced 17-year-old Nicholas Martino of Washington Township to time served.

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  7. West Texas Democratic Party headquarters vandalizedRead the original story

    Monday Apr 10 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Police are investigating the vandalism of a local West Texas Democratic Party headquarters, apparently by supporters of President Donald Trump. A Lubbock Police Department incident report filed Monday says the numbers 14 and 88, gun sights and the slogan "Support our Prez" were spray-painted in black paint on the front of the Lubbock County Democratic Party headquarters.

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  8. 4 killed in Texas highway wreck after driver falls asleepRead the original story

    Monday Apr 10 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Four people have died on a West Texas highway in an accident that authorities say began when a driver fell asleep at the wheel. The Standard-Times of San Angelo reports 32-year-old Jessica Marciano of Torrington, Connecticut, was traveling east on Interstate 10 near Ozona on Saturday when she fell asleep, her car drifted then rolled and came to rest on the roadway.

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  9. New Mexico site eyes license to store spent nuclear fuelRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 5 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Backers of a plan to build a temporary storage facility in southern New Mexico to house spent fuel from the nation's nuclear power plants are making the rounds in Washington, D.C., in hopes of gaining more support for their proposal. Holtec International and its partners announced last week that they were finally submitting their application for licensure to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

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  10. Gunman sought after 7 wounded at Lubbock motelRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 4 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Police are searching for a suspect after investigators say seven people were shot while on the balcony of a West Texas motel. Lubbock police say the gunfire happened late Monday night during an argument between an armed man and some people standing on a second-story balcony of the Villa Town Motel.

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  11. 4 killed, including 8-year-old girl, in West Texas crashRead the original story

    Monday Apr 3 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The accident took place Sunday near Odessa when the driver of a Ford truck going north on a roadway lost control and entered the southbound lane, colliding with a Dodge truck. The Odessa American reports the Dodge truck's driver, 35-year-old Calistro Carrillo of Odessa, died at the scene.

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  12. Ex punk-rocker O'Rourke launches longshot bid against CruzRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 30 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Now, the ex-punk-rocker and longtime advocate for legalizing marijuana from the remote West Texas city of El Paso is hoping to pull off an even bigger shocker against powerful incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz next year. O'Rourke preaches bipartisan tolerance on the U.S.-Mexico border in defiance of President Donald Trump's "Build that Wall" mantra.

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  13. The Latest: Storm threat shifts to Ohio Valley, southern USRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 30 | KTEN-TV Denison

    An unsettled weather pattern is shifting from the southern Plains into parts of the South and lower Ohio Valley, but forecasters say the storms shouldn't be as bad as originally anticipated. The Storm Prediction Center said instability through the Mississippi Valley on Thursday won't be as great as expected.

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  14. Severe storms expected in Mississippi Valley, Dixie AlleyRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The Mississippi Valley is in the severe weather bull's-eye as a storm system that already left at least six dead moved into the Dixie Alley. The Storm Prediction Center warns that northern Mississippi and western Tennessee on Thursday will have a moderate risk of severe thunderstorms, one of the National Weather Service's most elevated risk levels.

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  15. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    British Prime Minister Theresa May will invoke Article 50... . Sir Tim Barrow, the UK's permanent representative in Brussels arrives at his office at the UK permanent representation to the EU in Brussels Wednesday March 29, 2017.

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  16. It's not EU, it's me: UK files for EU divorce after 44 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, sitting below a painting of Britain's first Prime Minister Robert Walpole, signs the official letter to European Council President Donald Tusk, in 10 Downing Street, London,... . Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May signs the official letter to European Council President Donald Tusk, in 10 Downing Street, London, Tuesday March 28, 2017, invoking Article 50 of the bloc's key treaty, the formal ... .

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  17. The Latest: French minister says Brexit move 'lifts taboo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    British Prime Minister Theresa May will invoke Article 50... . Sir Tim Barrow, the UK's permanent representative in Brussels arrives at his office at the UK permanent representation to the EU in Brussels Wednesday March 29, 2017.

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  18. Mexican man arrested despite protected status to be releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2017 file photo, a protester holds a sign that reads "ICE Hands Off DACA Families Free Daniel," during a demonstration in front of the federal courthouse in Seattle. An immigration judge says a Me... .

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  19. Ex-Christie aide gets prison term for bridge revenge plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Two former aides to Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday for their roles in the 2013 George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal. An immigration judge says a Mexican man arrested despite participating in a program designed to protect those brought to the U.S. illegally as children can be released from custody pending deportation proceedings.

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  20. Correction: Severe Weather-Southern Plains storyRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The Trump administration has asked a federal appeals court to postpone ruling on the merits of President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to address climate change. The Trump administration has asked a federal appeals court to postpone ruling on the merits of President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to address climate change.

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