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Christina Morris Kidnapper Sentenced To Life In PrisonThe man found guilty in the kidnapping of Christina Morris, Enrique Arochi has been sentenced to life in prison.
Texas Lottery Announces Record $5B In Fiscal 2016 SalesYou can't win if you don't play and apparently a lot of folks are playing! The Texas Lottery has topped more than $5 billion in annual sales for the first time since the various games began.
It's Finally Here! Opening Day At The State Fair Of TexasToday is the first day of this year's State Fair of Texas -- the biggest state fair in the country. The day kicks off with the Opening Day Parade.

Politics

Trump Injects Bill Clinton Scandals Into 2016 RaceDonald Trump is warning voters that a Hillary Clinton victory would bring her husband's sex scandal back to the White House.
House Lawmakers Heap Criticism On Wells Fargo CEOAngry lawmakers heaped another round of blistering criticism on Wells Fargo's CEO, pressing Thursday for details about what senior managers knew about allegedly illegal sales practices and when any concerns were disclosed.
Trump Keeps Debate Approach Despite Harsh ReviewsUnmoved by harsh debate reviews, a defiant Donald Trump renewed his attacks against a former Miss Universe winner, showing no sign of big changes to his debate preparation before his second faceoff with Hillary Clinton.

Business

FCC Delays Vote On Much-Disputed Cable Box RulesFederal regulators have delayed a vote on requiring cable and satellite TV companies to make free apps to bypass the need for cable boxes. Consumers could potentially save hundreds of dollars each year if they don't have to buy or rent a cable box.
Volvo Plans To Sell Self-Driving Car In 5 YearsVolvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson said that the company's self-driving car will have a steering wheel, but consumers can pay $10,000 extra for a full autopilot system that will let them relax while the car drives itself.
AAA Survey Finds Retail Gasoline Prices In Texas Up 2 CentsRetail gasoline prices across Texas are up 2 cents this week to reach an average $1.97 per gallon. AAA Texas reported the nationwide price at the pump held steady this week.

Consumer

FCC Delays Vote On Much-Disputed Cable Box RulesFederal regulators have delayed a vote on requiring cable and satellite TV companies to make free apps to bypass the need for cable boxes. Consumers could potentially save hundreds of dollars each year if they don't have to buy or rent a cable box.
Volvo Plans To Sell Self-Driving Car In 5 YearsVolvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson said that the company's self-driving car will have a steering wheel, but consumers can pay $10,000 extra for a full autopilot system that will let them relax while the car drives itself.
AAA Survey Finds Retail Gasoline Prices In Texas Up 2 CentsRetail gasoline prices across Texas are up 2 cents this week to reach an average $1.97 per gallon. AAA Texas reported the nationwide price at the pump held steady this week.

Education

Survey: Texans Concerned About College Access & Student DebtThe results of a new survey shows that three-quarters of Texans feel that college debt is a serious problem. In fact, some believe a public 4-year college degree is becoming unaffordable in Texas.
Dallas Police & Fire Rescue Called To School Bus AccidentOfficers with the Dallas Police Department were call out to the scene of an accident involving a private school bus.
Jeb Bush To Guest Teach Education At Harvard This FallJeb Bush will be spending time at Harvard this year. He plans to serve as a guest instructor and presenter on education issues during several visits to the Ivy League university during the fall term.

Entertainment

It's Finally Here! Opening Day At The State Fair Of TexasToday is the first day of this year's State Fair of Texas -- the biggest state fair in the country. The day kicks off with the Opening Day Parade.
Lady Gaga Will Perform During Super Bowl Halftime ShowThe NFL and Pepsi announced Thursday that the pop star will take the stage Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium in Houston.
'Boo At The Zoo' For A Spooky Fun TimeThe Fort Worth Zoo is hosting the 25th annual 'Boo at the Zoo' for the Halloween weekend featuring a live animal stage show, carnival games, and crafts.

Tech

FCC Beefs Up Emergency Cellphone AlertsThe federal government is beefing up emergency cellphone alerts like the one used in New York to advertise a search for a bombing suspect earlier in September.
Texas Sues To Stop U.S. From Ceding ICANN ControlThree conservative states, including Texas, are suing the Obama administration in an attempt to block the U.S. government from ceding oversight of some of the internet's core systems.
FCC Delays Vote On Much-Disputed Cable Box RulesFederal regulators have delayed a vote on requiring cable and satellite TV companies to make free apps to bypass the need for cable boxes. Consumers could potentially save hundreds of dollars each year if they don't have to buy or rent a cable box.

CBS National News

Police reveal cause of death for American sisters found dead at resort
Kentucky day care investigated for "smack for a snack" game
Clinton campaigns in Iowa with early voting underway
Police take action in investigation of woman missing after trip with son
Ava DuVernay's untraditional start to award-winning film career
Armed teen to school counselor: Talk me out of killing people

CBS World News

Pregnant women warned about travel to Southeast Asia
Man makes grisly discovery inside woman's suitcase
Germany taps tech to help refugees fit in
Police reveal cause of death for American sisters found dead at resort
Rosetta probe ends comet mission with a bang
European Union ratifies landmark climate change deal

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