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4 tornadoes reported in West Texas, same storm system

Posted 12:06 PM 5/19/2019

SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - Forecasters say four tornadoes struck parts of West Texas in severe weather that damaged some homes and businesses.

The National Weather Service on Sunday reported two tornadoes hit parts of San Angelo a day earlier. Another twister was reported Saturday in (More)


Texas church opens new sanctuary after massacre

Posted 8:50 PM 5/18/2019

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) - A South Texas church where a gunman in 2017 opened fire and killed more than two dozen congregants will unveil a new sanctuary and memorial room honoring the victims.

Worshippers and relatives of those killed or injured at the First Baptist Church in (More)


Texas passing laws, but not leading abortion fight this time

Posted 7:36 PM 5/17/2019

By PAUL J. WEBERAssociated Press

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A bill that would ban Texas' capital city of Austin from continuing to a lease a downtown building to Planned Parenthood for $1 is almost to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott's desk.

Texas has passed some of the (More)

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