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Wendy Davis Defends Wheelchair Ad

Texas Democrat Wendy Davis is defending her governor’s campaign television ad that prominently notes opponent Greg Abbott’s use of a wheelchair.

10/13/2014

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A ‘Terrible’ Jaguars Joke, Tony Bennett Errs And ‘The Rock’ Honors The ‘Captain’

Here are 4 sports stories you may have missed this week.

10/13/2014

The Wynne Unit in Huntsville, one of the seven prison units in Walker County, Texas.  (Photo credit CHANTAL VALERY/AFP/Getty Images)

Reprieve Granted For Texas Prisoner Facing Execution

The state’s highest criminal appeals court has blocked the scheduled execution this week of a 40-year-old man convicted of fatally shooting a 5-year-old boy sleeping with his mother 20 years ago.

10/13/2014

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Overnight Storms Knock Out Power For Thousands Across North Texas

The storms that rumbled across North Texas early Monday morning are being blamed for over 17,000 power outages.

10/13/2014

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Win A Sofa From Luxury Of Leather

Show us a photo of your scary sofa, and the top 5 scariest sofas will qualify to win a new sofa from Luxury of Leather.

10/13/2014

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CDC Confirms Positive Ebola Test For Dallas Nurse

CDC officials confirmed the preliminary positive Ebola results for Dallas Nurse

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Win Your Kid A Chance To Meet Dale Earnhardt Jr.

No Limits, Texas is the only place where your child can meet NASCAR’s most popular driver- Dale Earnhardt Jr. plus other top Sprint Cup drivers Austin Dillon and Paul Menard and get their autograph! Stay […]

10/12/2014

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Perry Lawyers Seek Order For Grand Jury Testimony

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Lawyers for indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry asked a judge Friday to order the special prosecutor in the case to produce transcripts of secret grand jury testimony. Perry’s […]

10/10/2014

Jim & Joanie Hatcher Charitable Trust

The Jim & Joanie Hatcher Charitable Trust offers programs and events for breast cancer survivors and their families.

10/10/2014

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Court Refuses To Reconsider Texas Abortion Ruling

A federal appeals court dealt Texas abortion providers another blow Thursday when it refused to reconsider its previous ruling that upheld one part of tough restrictions that altogether have closed most abortion facilities.

10/09/2014

“Paper For Water Project”

This non-profit has raised more than $450,000 since Nov. 3, 2011 to fund fresh water wells all over the world.

10/09/2014