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Abbott promises to fight gay marriage ruling
Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has promised to appeal a federal court ruling that the state's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional.
Federal judge strikes down Texas gay marriage ban
A federal judge declared Texas' ban on gay marriage unconstitutional Wednesday, but left it in place until an appeals court can rule on the case.
It’s ‘Flip Flop Therapy’ at Cedar Creek Lake
As we say goodbye to old man winter – let the sun shine in.
Suspect charged in Austin gunfire, 2 wounded
A man suspected of opening fire during an argument on Austin's popular Sixth Street has been charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
Cellphone calls on planes? Don't ask the feds
It looks like the government is more conflicted about cellphones on planes than most travelers. Even as one federal agency considers allowing the calls, another now wants to make sure that doesn't happen.
BREAKING NEWS. . . Official: Lake search for weapons in DA's killing
A dive team is searching a North Texas lake for weapons related to last year's slayings of the Kaufman County district attorney, his chief deputy and his wife, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
Murchison considers police department
Murchison city officials want a police department, or at least an officer. Yet turning a want into a reality is not an easy process.
As part of a special city council meeting Tuesday, city leaders briefly discussed adding a department.
Athens powers past Gilmer
The No. 10-ranked Athens Hornets needed every point they could get from senior standout guard Anthony Sanders as they advanced to the Class 3A, Region III area round contest with a 71-62 win over the Gilmer Buckeyes at Robert E. Lee High School in Tyler.
After scoring a career high 47 points in their season finale win over Van on Friday, Sanders erupted for 43 points in the contest.
Teen mom claims she has killed at least 22 people in five states
SUNBURY, Pa. — A diminutive teenage mother charged with the stabbing death of a central Pennsylvania man she lured with an online companionship ad says she has been on a cross-country murder spree since she became involved with a satanic cult six years ago.
Older Americans are early winners under health law
For many older Americans who lost jobs during the recession, the quest for health care has been one obstacle after another.
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