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Shooting investigation

Police: Texas father mistakes son for burglar, shoots him

A Houston man could face charges after mistaking his son for a burglar and shooting him, sending him to the hospital.

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Texas beef prices on the rise; demand up

Agricultural experts say high beef prices are here to stay for a while as recent drought conditions in Texas and around the country have reduced the nation's cattle supply to its lowest numbers in more than 50 years.

Texas Drought

Weaker El Nino could mean longer drought across dry Texas

Forecasters say a weaker-than-expected El Nino could mean an even more prolonged drought in parts of Texas.

Lock of Lincoln's hair among items auctioned in Dallas

A collection of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia that includes a lock of the slain president's hair has been sold for more than $800,000 at auction in Dallas.

Texas anti-abortion groups rally behind Bush, Cecilia Abbott

George P. Bush and Texas first lady Cecilia Abbott are the newest Republican leaders vowing to keep Texas home to some of the toughest abortion restrictions in the U.S.

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Dog returns after vanishing from Texas, appearing in Indiana

A dog that vanished from his Galveston yard last year has been returned home after turning up in a central Indiana city some 1,100 miles away.

CBS televises ACU game

CBS Sports nationally televises ACU basketball game Saturday

It was a big day for Abilene Christian University students and sports fans. Their basketball game against Stephen F. Austin was nationally televised on CBS Sports for the first time.

President Lincoln's hair up for sale in Texas auction

A lock of President Abraham Lincoln's hair will be for sale starting at $10,000 this weekend in Dallas.

Pig blamed for Texas house fire, no humans, hog hurt

No humans or hogs have been hurt in a Central Texas house fire blamed on a pig.

Fort Hood

Army: Fort Hood lacked system to ID threat of 2014 rampage

A U.S. Army report says Fort Hood did not have a system in place that could have anticipated a deadly rampage last April that left four soldiers dead and 16 wounded.

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Hayden Nix: Tracking the return of warmer air

Warm weather returns to the Big Country and looks to stay around for a few days.