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Storms bring flooding, outages to parts of Texas

|Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014

Powerful thunderstorms have flooded low-lying roads in Austin and knocked out power to thousands in San Antonio.

Small North Texas quake triggers social media stir

|Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014

A magnitude-3.3 earthquake has shaken North Texas strong enough to draw reaction during a Dallas Stars hockey game.

Texans prep to travel Thanksgiving holiday weekend

|Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014

A travel group predicts about 3.6 million Texans will head out this week to celebrate the long Thanksgiving period.

Magnitude-3.3 earthquake shakes North Texas

|Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

A magnitude-3.3 earthquake has shaken North Texas.

1 man killed, 1 hurt in El Paso drive-by shooting

|Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Investigators say one man has been killed and another wounded in an overnight drive-by shooting in the Lower Valley section of El Paso.

Army plans to store mine-resistant vehicles in SC

|Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Joint Base Charleston could become home to nearly 3,600 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles coming from Texas.

Crash east of Texarkana kills 3 college students

|Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

A pre-dawn highway crash outside Texarkana has killed three college students.

Boston bombing victim going home after amputation

|Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

A woman injured in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing who had several surgeries before having part of her leg amputated recently was discharged from a rehab facility Saturday and has vowed to run the race next year.

Board hopes to raise Texas college graduation rate

|Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

A state board has made strides in its efforts to increase the percentage of Texas residents who have graduated from college, but it has work to do if 60 percent of residents are going to have earned at least associate degrees by 2030, according to a published report Saturday.

State Rep. Kleinschmidt leaving House for Ag Dept

|Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

State Rep. Tim Kleinschmidt is leaving the Texas House to become general counsel of the state Department of Agriculture.