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Melissa Valdez: Another cold and rainy night

Happy Saturday everyone! For the rest of the afternoon conditions are expected to stay rainy and very chilly. Overcast skies and light rains will continue into tonight with a low…

Small businesses in Abilene offer unique selection, knowledge

Locally-owned shops spent the day participating in Small Business Saturday, and the community came out to support them despite the rain.

Recent rainfall bumps region to 5th wettest year on record

After receiving 1.6 inches of rain Thursday, Friday and Saturday, the rain total hit 36.98 inches for Abilene in 2015.

El Paso man arrested after department store melee over TVs

A 23-year-old El Paso man is free on bond after he was arrested during a melee at a department store over television sets.

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2 children killed in collision in South Dallas

A law enforcement official says two children have been killed in a crash on a slick highway in South Dallas after the family's car was struck by an SUV traveling about 100 mph.

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Control over access to seabed, harvest at issue in Texas

A novel claim that a fleet of commercial boats on the Texas coast has exclusive rights to thousands of acres of seabed and the lucrative oysters found there has spawned a flurry of…

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Rain, ice coat parts of Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas

Heavy rain and freezing rain is likely to stick around through most of the Thanksgiving holiday weekend in parts of the central U.S. due to a slow-moving, complex weather system.

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Lohan's stepmom removed from plane

Actress Lindsay Lohan's stepmother was removed from a cross-country flight, according to media reports.

Newborn found abandoned in Los Angeles

Newborn found buried alive

The crying coming from under a block of asphalt sounded like it was from a cat to Angelica Blount. But it turned out to be an abandoned baby that police say was deliberately buried…

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2 indicted in Abilene police officer Don Allen's murder

A Callahan County grand jury has indicted an Abilene husband and wife  on three counts: murder, robbery and theft of a firearm. 

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

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