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  1. Prosecutor: 2nd video emerges of deadly shooting by deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    A second video has emerged that gives authorities a "very clear view" of a confrontation between deputies and a Texas man who had his hands raised before he was shot and killed, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Bexar County District Attorney Nico LaHood described the new video and one broadcast earlier as "disturbing," but cautioned against a rush to judgment as authorities investigate the shooting that killed 41-year-old Gilbert Flores northwest of San Antonio.

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  2. Source: KLTV StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Texas Nationalist Movement is trying to gather 75,000 signatures on a petition that would have a referendum asking voters if they would support Texas seceding from the Union placed on the March 2016 Republican primary ballot. Leah Woodruff is a member of TNM; she describes why she wants Texas to secede from the Union.

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  3. Editorial: Examining history's placeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Pitt News

    Historical icons of racism have a place in our nation - we call those places history museums, not university lawns or capitol flagpoles. Students at the University of Texas at Austin continued their fight to remove several statues depicting Jefferson Davis and Woodrow Wilson from the university's Main Mall.

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  4. Can the Iranian nuclear deal negotiators be trusted?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    In a Washington Examiner op-ed published on April 23, I told the story of Omid Kokabee, a young Iranian physicist who was arrested in Tehran on his way to the University of Texas in Austin in 2011, and subsequently sentenced to 10 years in prison on the charge of "communicating with a hostile government " and receiving illegitimate funds. In a letter from prison, Kokabee wrote that the actual reason for his arrest was his refusal to work on Iran's secret military program on laser enrichment of uranium.

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  5. More Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... The Legislature mandated establishing a museum for artifacts, including 200 pieces that musician Phil Collins gave Texas last year. The General Land Office took over management of the Alamo from the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, which had the ...

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  6. Lufkin woman wins Ford Escape in Brookshire Brothers contestRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... won a car back in 20907 at Diboll Days," Vann said. "The ticket, the one that I needed to win the car was Diboll, Texas and she's actually the one who gave me the ticket." The game runs through September 8th. Several prizes are still up for grabs, ...

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  7. Former NFL Quarterback Jeb Blount points out the Y.A. Tittle exhibit.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    If you just can't get enough football..and there's always room for football..well, you can get an in-between games dose of it at the Gregg County Historical Museum. We got a preview of the museum's Sports Legends of East Texas exhibit with the help of a former NFL quarterback.There are a lot more sports figures from around here than I realized.

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  8. Rick Perry loses New Hampshire political directorRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBS News

    JULY 18: Republican presidential candidate and former Texas Governor Rick Perry fields questions at The Family Leadership Summit at Stephens Auditorium on July 18, 2015 in Ames, Iowa. MANCHESTER, New Hampshire -- It's been almost a month since Texas Gov. Rick Perry last visited New Hampshire.

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  9. Big 12 predictions: Favorites, projected standings and dark horses from our college bloggersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... 31 points 4. Oklahoma Statea 27 points 5. West Virginiaa 23 points 6. Texasa 22 points 7. Kansas Statea 15 points 8. Texas Techa 14 points 9. Iowa Statea 8 points 10. Kansasa 4 points 1. TCU 2. Baylor 3. Oklahoma 4. Texas 5. Oklahoma State 6. West ...

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  10. Texas horse, dog racing resumes after funding standoff resolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    A funding standoff that briefly ended gambling and racing at Texas' horse and dog tracks appeared to be resolved Tuesday. Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced that the Legislative Budget Board had agreed to a deal to finance the Texas Racing Commission for three months.

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  11. Dallas public safety budget grows as police response time slowsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... who believes the number will once again be outpaced by attrition. Dozens of officers have left for other North Texas departments that pay better. Fourteen, alone, have gone to Fort Worth, which starts rookie officers at about $8,000 a year more than ...

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  12. 400 fight gun range proposed near Farmers Branch schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Farmers Branch City Council members still had not reached a decision late Tuesday on a proposed indoor gun range near a private school. About 400 people showed up at City Hall - most dressed in Westwood School green - as the council considered a special-use permit that would allow the Texas Legends gun store and range near Spring Valley and Midway roads.

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  13. School districts vs. Texas: Rivals open funding arguments before high courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    Lawyers for the state told the Texas Supreme Court on Tuesday that public schools have enough money to properly educate their students, while attorneys for more than 600 school districts attacked the funding system as inadequate, unfair and unconstitutional. The justices listened to nearly three hours of legal arguments on school funding, peppering both sides with questions about the condition of education in Texas and whether the Legislature has failed in its obligation to adequately fund public schools that serve 5.3 million students.

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  14. Police hunt for suspects in killing of Illinois veteran officerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... County Sheriff's Office spokesman Christopher Covelli said. The shooting came days after a county deputy sheriff in Texas was killed in a hail of gunfire while refueling a patrol car at a gas station. A suspect in the Texas shooting on Friday was ...

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  15. Vince Wilfork adjusts to life in Texas on 'Hard Knocks', sports overallsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Vince Wilfork, who played his college ball at Miami before spending 10 years in New England, is adjusting to life in Houston as a member of the Texans just fine. In Tuesday night's episode of HBO's "Hard Knocks", the 6-2, 325-pound defensive tackle wore jean short overalls to practice.

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  16. Southwest passengers held after flight diverts to TexasRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    Six disorderly passengers were taken off a Southwest Airlines flight from San Diego to Chicago after the plane was diverted to Amarillo, Texas, the airline said Tuesday. The six young men had "refused to follow instructions from the crew," the airline said.

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  17. Ruf drives in six, Phillies rout MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | YESNetwork

    ... Young at Dodger Stadium on June 28, 2013. The previous time Philadelphia put up as many as 14 runs was a 14-10 win at Texas on opening day of 2014. Jeanmar Gomez (2-3) was credited with the victory after yielding two runs and five hits in two ...

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  18. Reward Increased to $10,000 for Most Wanted FugitiveRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    ... activity. For more information or updates in the event of his arrest, see his wanted bulletin at: . Arevalo is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs approximately 210 pounds. He has ...

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  19. School Finance Should Be Addressed by Legislature, not LawsuitsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    "For more than three decades, school finance in Texas has been mired in lawsuit after lawsuit, filed by those attempting to use the courts to accomplish what they couldn't accomplish through the legislature," said Attorney General Ken Paxton. "In fact, a child who started kindergarten in 1984, the year this rash of lawsuits began, would be 36 years old today - 18 full years out of high school.

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  20. Tuesday resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Clackamas Review

    ... Trumbo's blast went 464 feet. The Mariners are 62-71; Houston is 73-60, with its AL West lead down to three games over Texas, an 8-6 winner at San Diego on Tuesday. The teams will meet at 5 p.m. PT Wednesday, with Taijuan Walker (10-7, 4.53) ...

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