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UPDATE: Cap in Place

Updated: 07/12/2010 - NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A new cap is now in place on the leaking well in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Local Church Reaching Out to the Immigrant Community

Updated: 07/12/2010 - An interfaith message is breathing new life into immigration issues. A Catholic Cardinal leading the Houston-Galveston area is crossing lines of religious beliefs to address laws in Arizona.

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Doctors Threaten to Pull Out of Texas Medicaid

Updated: 07/11/2010 - DALLAS (AP) - Cuts to fees paid doctors in the state health care program for low-income Texans is raising fears that already declining physician participation will fall further.

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Coast Guard: Texas Tar Balls Not From Spill

Posted: 07/09/2010 - Coastal officials in Texas now say that new laboratory tests show most of the tar balls that washed up on Texas shores in the past few days are not from the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

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Texas Lawmaker Could Toughen DWI Laws

Updated: 07/09/2010 - AUSTIN (July 9, 2010)—The state Legislature could toughen drunken driving laws in Texas when it convenes next year.

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Rio Grande Communities Brace for Floodwaters

Updated: 07/09/2010 - Texans along stretches of the Rio Grande could face more flooding after heavy rain that's closed some international bridges and led to evacuations

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Mexico, Texas Evacuate Homes as Rio Grande Floods

Posted: 07/09/2010 - Reservoirs along the Texas-Mexico border rose to their highest levels in decades after days of drenching rain, forcing officials to close two border bridges Wednesday, dump water into flooded rivers and evacuate tens of thousands from homes as heavy rains again pounded the region.

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Flooded South Texas To Be Hit By New Storm

Updated: 07/08/2010 - LAREDO, Texas (AP) - Laredo police are going door to door to help evacuate low-lying areas as the rain-swollen Rio Grande reached nearly 30 feet above flood stage.

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Tens of Thousands Flee as Rio Grande Floods

Updated: 07/07/2010 - NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico — Reservoirs along the U.S.-Mexico border rose to their highest levels in decades after days of drenching rain, forcing officials to close two border bridges Wednesday, dump dam water into flooded rivers and evacuate tens of thousands from homes, with yet another storm on the way.

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Skimmers Hampered; Tar Balls in Texas

Posted: 07/06/2010 - More than two months after oil from BP's blown-out seafloor well first reached Louisiana, a bucket's worth of tar balls that washed onto a Texas beach means the crude has arrived in every Gulf state.

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Hurricane Rescued Turtle in Texas Named Alex

Updated: 07/06/2010 - A green sea turtle that's missing a flipper is recovering after being tossed onto a Texas beach by the hurricane whose name it now carries.

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Texas Utilities Could Replace Steel Lines

Updated: 07/06/2010 - Utilities in Texas could be required to replace decades-old steel natural gas pipelines with plastic versions to help prevent explosions.

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Tar Balls From BP Oil Spill Now Found On Texas Beaches

Updated: 07/06/2010 - GALVESTON, Texas – A Texas official said Monday that tar balls from the Gulf oil spill have been found on state beaches, becoming the first known evidence that gushing crude from the Deepwater Horizon well has now reached all the Gulf states.

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Texas Railroad Commission Looking For Name Change

Posted: 07/05/2010 - FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) -What's in a name? For the Texas Railroad Commission, everything. That state agency has had nothing to do with Texas railroads since 2005.

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Child Hit Near Ice Cream Truck

Updated: 07/05/2010 - WACO (July 4, 2010) -- A 12 year old boy was injured after being hit by a pickup truck Sunday evening.

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5 Killed in West Texas Air Ambulance Crash

Updated: 07/04/2010 - ALPINE, Texas (AP) - All five people aboard a small aircraft died when the air ambulance crashed shortly after takeoff from a West Texas airport.

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Family of 3 Killed in South Texas Crash

Updated: 07/04/2010 - LAREDO, Texas (AP) - A south Texas family of three is dead after their car collided with a tractor-trailer rig as they were headed to San Antonio.

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