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  1. Future unsure for troubled New Mexico green chile productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WSB-TV

    However, as this year's harvest begins, labor shortages, shrinking acreage, drought and foreign competition have hurt production in the state. The delicate chiles are now picked by hand, and problems with bruising and the removal of stems have made it difficult to make the transition to machines.

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  2. New national monuments coming in Texas, California, NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | WSB-TV

    In this May 3, 2011, file photo, fifth graders from West Intermediate School in West, Texas, tour the Waco Mammoth Site in Waco, Texas during a field trip. The Mammoth bones, prehistoric rock carvings and more than a million acres of wilderness will be protected as part of three new national monuments that President Barack Obama is creating in California, Nevada and Texas and announced Friday, July 10, 2015.

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  3. 5 toughest performances in US Open historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | WSB-TV

    Jason Day felt wobbly when he bent over and stood up, when he looked at his target and then back at his ball. One step at a time, he pushed himself around Chambers Bay in the third round of the U.S. Open until he had a 68 and a share of the lead.

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  4. Internet billionaires face off in renewed Texas space raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | WSB-TV

    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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  5. Texas Panhandle gets foot of snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WSB-TV

    Daniel Bramlet cleared snow at a local business before dawn Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 in Amarillo, Texas. Amarillo received more than 11-inches of snowfall.

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  6. Investigators to comb deadly prison bus crash site in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WSB-TV

    Investigators trying to determine the cause of a West Texas prison bus crash that killed eight inmates and two guards were returning to the site Thursday to sift through the debris and examine the vehicle. The state Department of Criminal Justice bus skidded on an icy overpass, slid down an embankment and collided with a passing Union Pacific freight train Wednesday morning, leaving the bus a crumpled mass and scattering packages from the train alongside the track in Penwell, just west of Odessa.

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  7. Federal, state investigators to comb prison bus crash siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | WSB-TV

    Federal and state investigators are set to return to the West Texas site of a prison bus crash that killed 10 occupants and left five others hospitalized in critical and serious condition. The National Transportation Safety Board and Texas Department of Public Safety on Thursday will sift through the debris as they try to determine what may have contributed to the crash.

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

    Jan 14, 2015 | WSB-TV

    Eight inmates and two corrections officers died Wednesday when a prison bus skidded off an icy West Texas highway, slid down an embankment and collided with a passing freight train, authorities said. The overpass on Interstate 20 was slick with ice Wednesday morning when the Texas Department of Criminal Justice bus left the roadway in Penwell, just west of Odessa, according to Ector County Sheriff Mark Donaldson.

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  9. FBI to question 100s of patients after Texas clinic shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WSB-TV

    The FBI plans to question hundreds of patients who may have witnessed a shooting at a West Texas veterans' clinic that left two people dead, including the suspected gunman, the agency said. The FBI is leading the investigation into the Tuesday afternoon shootings at the El Paso Veterans Affairs Health Care System clinic at Fort Bliss.

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  10. FBI to question 'hundreds of witnesses' in hospital shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WSB-TV

    The FBI will question hundreds of patients at a West Texas veterans' hospital who may have witnessed a shooting that left two people dead, including the suspected gunman, the bureau's top El Paso agent said. The FBI is leading the investigation of the Tuesday afternoon shooting at the El Paso Veterans Affairs Health Care System near the William Beaumont Army Medical Center.

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  11. Texas ranchers seeking alternative incomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | WSB-TV

    The Muleshoe Ranch's profits were chopped in half when the drought withered pastures, dried up stock tanks and forced the owner to move most of his cattle out of state. Three years later, the sprawling 33,000-acre West Texas ranch is again populated with cattle, thanks to improved rainfall.

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