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Dana Campbell

Dana Campbell

Texas woman arrested in investigation of 10 bank robberies

Prosecutors say a woman suspected of as many as 10 North Texas bank robberies had notes in her vehicle saying "This is a robbery."

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Texas unemployment rate declines for 6th straight month

The Texas unemployment rate slipped to 4.3 percent during February for the sixth month in a row of declines

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Judge in Texas blocks federal rules change for gay couples

A federal judge in Texas has blocked temporarily federal rules that would have expanded medical leave benefits to some gay couples.

Texas interstate reopens after deadly tractor-trailer wreck

All lanes of a major interstate have reopened in Central Texas after a deadly accident involving a tractor-trailer that slammed into a bridge beam in a construction zone.

Texas House gives final OK to ban on texting while driving

The Texas House has given final approval to a statewide ban on texting while driving, which now faces a Senate vote.

Jordan Britten

Jordan Britten

Body of student found in marshy area of South Padre Island

Police have found the body of a college student who was reported missing following a spring break trip to South Texas.

Austin-Round Rock, Odessa among fastest-growing areas in USA

New U.S. Census Bureau figures show Texas is the nation's second-largest state for population with about 27 million people.

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Homicide ruled in deaths of Texas twin toddlers

The Harris County medical examiner's office has ruled the deaths of twin toddlers, after they were found unresponsive in a bathtub at their Pearland home, as homicides.

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Dual credit program in high schools helping students prepare for college

If you have a high school junior or senior in Abilene and Wylie ISD, there is a good chance they have probably taken a college class.

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Governor Abbott to implement new child safety measures

Governor Greg Abbott directed Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) Commissioner John Specia to implement comprehensive reforms to the state’s foster care and child protective services following the death of three children under DFPS supervision in the first three months of 2015.

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KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Warm, early spring weekend

Afternoon temperatures should be in the upper 80s