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Staff remember ex-Lubbock student killed in military plane crash

A memorial service on Thursday evening at the Dyess Air Force base in Abilene honored the lives of four airmen who died in a military plane crash in Afghanistan last week.

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Child hit at South 27th & Barrow streets in Abilene

A 12-year old child has been transported to an Abilene hospital after being hit by a car at the intersection of South 27th and Barrow streets.


'Never know what you'll find' at Abilene Regional Airport

Video from Abilene Regional Airport's Facebook page:

"You just never know what you'll find on a Friday morning at ABI! #texas #music #iflyabi"

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Heavy rain brings flash floods, road closures to South Texas

Up to 10 inches of rain has fallen overnight in parts of Texas Hill Country, triggering flash flood warnings, road closures and the cancellation of classes.

Hayden Nix: Tracking Friday rain chances, then a dry and warm weekend

Rain chances end today with dry and warm weather for this weekend. Temperatures on Sunday could make it to the mid-90s.

UT professor cites campus-carry law in calling it quits

A tenured professor at the University of Texas says he will not teach next year because the new law allowing for concealed handguns at public universities has left him fearing for his…


Baylor rescinds honorary 2003 degree awarded to Bill Cosby

Baylor University has joined a growing list of schools rescinding honorary degrees conferred on Bill Cosby over the years.

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One killed, 3 injured in university shooting

A confrontation between students in a parking lot at Northern Arizona University turned deadly early Friday when, police say, a freshman pulled a gun and shot four male students,…

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Ryan considering running for House speaker

Rep. Paul Ryan is telling House Republicans privately he is considering running for speaker, several members say.

Ryan informed several members on the House floor of his deliberations,…

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Abilene man, 29, indicted for continuous sexual abuse of child

A Taylor County grand jury has indicted an Abilene man on a child sex charge.

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