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Teen charged with pushing Texas boy, 3, into pond, drowned

Officials say an East Texas teen has been accused of pushing a 3-year-old boy into a pond in a drowning allegedly to make room for his pregnant girlfriend's child to live at a…

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Hot start to our upcoming week

For the rest of today we have a small chance of some isolated showers, mostly for the western counties

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SCOREBOARD: Latest scores from Abilene, the Big Country

The latest scores from Friday night football action in Abilene and the Big Country.

PHOTOS: Cooper Cougar band raises thousands from car show

The Cooper High School band hosted a car show in Abilene to raise money for the program.

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Port Arthur woman convicted of battering newborn daughter

A Southeast Texas woman could receive life in prison for battering her newborn daughter in 2013 and leaving the baby with about 40 broken bones.


Dallas County reports 2nd West Nile virus-related death

Health officials say a fifth person has died in Texas this year after contracting the West Nile virus, with two victims in the Dallas area.

Abilene families who evacuated Katrina reflect on storm

Ten years ago this week, two Abilene families were packing up, thinking it would just be a weekend getaway. They lived in New Orleans and with Hurricane Katrina bearing down, they made…

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Christie: Track immigrants like FedEx packages

Chris Christie said Saturday that if elected president, he will track undocumented immigrants like FedEx packages.

"I'm going to have Fred Smith, the founder of FedEx, come work for the…

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Pacific storm Ignacio strengthens to Category 4 hurricane

Pacific storm Ignacio strengthened into a Category 4 hurricane Saturday -- last located about 800 miles east-southeast of Honolulu, according to KITV.

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BROWNWOOD BULLETIN: Amarillo man indicted for prescription fraud

An Amarillo man accused of using prescription copies to illegally obtain controlled substances has been indicted by a Brown County grand jury, according to our media partners at the Brownwood Bulletin.

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Check out the latest mugshots from Abilene, the Big Country.

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