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Eric Williams Sentenced To Death; Shows No Emotion

Eric Williams, once the school kid considered most likely to succeed in life, will now die by lethal injection for being a cold-blooded killer.

19 hours ago

Texas State Capitol

Bill Would Protect Play Guns, Even ‘Pop Tart Guns’

A South Texas lawmaker proposes protecting from school punishment students through fifth grade who use their hands, toys, even food items to mimic guns.

12/02/2014

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Gun Activists Continue Battle With Arlington

Gun rights activists are prepared to battle with the City of Arlington again on Wednesday after a federal judge sided with the group earlier this year.

10/29/2014

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Man Shoots, Kills Man Who Robbed Him

A man shot a man who attempted to rob him and his wife outside of an ALDI grocery store Tuesday night.

10/28/2014

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Ebola: U.S. Soldiers On Mission To Liberia

Fort Hood troops train how to use protective gear before they head to Liberia and help contain the Ebola virus.

10/09/2014

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Texas Backs Off Plan To Sell Alcohol At Gun Shows

Texas officials have withdrawn a plan to allow sales of alcohol at some gun shows, which would have come with strict conditions, such as a ban on sales of live ammunition.

09/23/2014

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Texas Gun Purchase Requests Plummet

Experts said that the rush to buy guns is slowing down. The number of Texans who have sought permission to buy firearms has taken an 18 percent drop this past year.

09/23/2014

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Dallas County Plans To Confiscate Guns From Abusers

Dallas County will target domestic violence offenders when it starts confiscating guns from abusers this fall.

08/27/2014

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Protestors, Armed With Assault Weapons, March In Dallas

In some regards, it was a provocative and potentially dangerous mixed message: protestors armed with assault weapons simultaneously calling for an end to police shootings—while also advocating self-defense.

CBS 11–08/20/2014

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Gun Show Vendors Have Mixed Reactions Over Beer Proposal

The controversial proposal to allow alcohol sales at gun shows in Texas has been met with mixed reactions for gun buyers as well as vendors.

08/09/2014

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Texas Proposes Alcohol Sales At Some Gun Shows

Texas could start allowing alcohol sales at gun shows provided they don’t allow live ammunition or let buyers take possession of their weapons at the events.

08/08/2014

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Texas Proposes Alcohol Sales At Some Gun Shows

A Texas agency wants to allow alcohol sales at gun shows that meet certain requirements, including not allowing live ammunition.

08/08/2014

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