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Shotgun Toting 13-Year-Old Allegedly Tries To Rob Texas Cab Driver

Police in South Texas have arrested a 13-year-old boy accused of toting a shotgun, trying to rob a cabbie and then driving away in the taxi.


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Blind Beaumont Man Rescued By Good Samaritan

Police say a blind man in Beaumont got confused, missed his bus transfer and wandered alone all night in the cold trying to find his way home.


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Two More Texas Clinics Closing Amid New Abortion Law

Two more Texas abortions clinics are closing because of new restrictions placed on the facilities by the Republican-controlled Legislature.


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Mattingly’s Son To Play College Hoops In Texas

The son of Dodgers manager Don Mattingly is going to play college basketball for Bob Knight’s son at Lamar University in Beaumont.


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Texas School District Appeals Bible Banner Ruling

The district says it wants the 9th Texas Court of Appeals in Beaumont to clarify whether the Kountze High School cheerleaders have a free speech right to include the religious messages.


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12 Texans Charged In ‘Whites Only’ Meth Ring

A dozen Texas residents have been indicted in what federal prosecutors say was a “whites only” enterprise that engaged in methamphetamine distribution and murder.


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Major Pileup In I-10 Crash Near Beaumont

Two people are dead and dozens are injured after an estimated 100-vehicle pileup that forced the closure of Interstate 10 in Southeast Texas.


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Texas Retail Gasoline Prices Drop Nickel This Week

Retail gasoline prices across Texas have continued their slide by falling a nickel this week. AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump has slipped to $3.18 per gallon.


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About 20 Dead Cats Found In Beaumont Home

Officials said that they found about 20 dead cats at a house in a quiet, middle-class neighborhood in Beaumont’s West End area.


Drug Company Paying Millions To Government Over Claims It Lied

The government says the company falsely claimed that three skin products carried the Food and Drug Administration’s “safe and effective” designation.


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1 Dead, 3 Wounded In Shooting Near Texas Courthouse

Police say one person has been killed and three people wounded after a gunman opened fire in front of a Southeast Texas courthouse.


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Lamar, Vermont Square Off Wednesday In First Four

Lamar now it finds itself in the NCAA’s First Four, taking on Vermont (23-11) in a battle of No. 16 seeds at the University of Dayton on Wednesday night.