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2 charged with smuggling drugs into prison near Abilene

A correctional officer and her husband are behind bars on charges related to smuggling drugs into the French Robertson Prison Unit.

Fire at former Abilene elementary school 'intentionally set'

A fire at the former Fair Park Elementary earlier today was "intentionally set," according to Abilene Fire Department investigators.

Neighbors react to burning historic Abilene building

The air around South 6th Street in Abilene was full of smoke as a nearly century-old building caught fire Tuesday.

KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: August-like afternoon heat

Record high temperatures threatened Wednesday

Lubbock Mayor Glen Robertson

Lubbock mayor running for Neugebauer's Texas congressional seat

Lubbock Mayor Glen Robertson has filed paperwork to run for Texas' 19th congressional district.

Texas lowers projected tax revenue by $4.7B amid oil prices

Plunging energy prices are taking a $4.7 billion toll on projected tax collections in Texas, but state officials say enough money remains to cover the first budget under Gov. Greg…

Texas teen charged with capital murder in mother's death

Prosecutors say a 14-year-old Southeast Texas boy accused of strangling and stabbing his pregnant mother has been charged with capital murder in her death.

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Apple loses lawsuit over processor patent

A Wisconsin jury found Tuesday that Apple Inc. used technology in its most popular devices without permission, Reuters and the BBC reported.

Hillary and Bernie at Dem debate

Clinton, Sanders clash on debate stage

Hillary Clinton swept confidently into the campaign season's first Democratic presidential debate on Tuesday, denying she flip-flopped on key issues for political gain and rebuking…

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Mary Elizabeth Cheatheam

Woman charged in death of husband, body found at Amarillo motel

Investigators say a woman has been charged in the death of her 65-year-old husband whose body was found at an Amarillo motel.

Phillip and Violet Walter

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