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Suspect sought in fatal shooting at West Texas park

Police say a man has been fatally shot at a West Texas public park. The incident occurred as children played baseball on a nearby field.

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Texas wildlife employee at fish hatchery dies

A Texas Parks and Wildlife Department employee has died after working in a confined space at a state fish hatchery.

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New mayor of East Texas town of Winona resigns

The new mayor of a small East Texas town struggling with financial issues has quit.

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Famed two-headed turtle dies at San Antonio Zoo

San Antonio Zoo officials say Thelma and Louise, a two-headed turtle that drew broad attention and had her own Facebook page, has died.

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Lawmakers: Is beefed-up border security worth it?

A legislative panel is questioning what Texas will ultimately have to show for the $5.2 million per week it's spending on beefed-up border security amid a surge of unaccompanied immigrant children.

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44,000+ marijuana plants found on Texas farm

Texas authorities are working to clear more than a dozen marijuana fields found in the eastern part of the state.
   

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ID pending on body in blanket, dumped near Houston

Investigators are trying to identify a body found wrapped in a blanket and dumped in some woods near Houston.

New San Antonio mayor pulls support for streetcars

The new mayor of San Antonio says $32 million in city money pledged for a streetcar system should be diverted to other projects.
   

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East Texas mayor charged with official oppression

A newly elected East Texas mayor has been accused of threatening to ticket and fine a woman $500 daily in a messy yard dispute.

Texas sales tax holiday set for early August

The Texas annual sales tax holiday has been set for Aug. 8-10 as families prepare to send children back to school.

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KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Tracking a cold front

Best chances of showers are for Wednesday night

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