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Texan Allegedly Beat Toddler, Pulled Tooth Over Potty Issues

A Texas man has been accused of beating his 1-year-old daughter and yanking out one of her teeth over potty training failures.

07/22/2015

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DSHS Investigating Increase In Texas Cyclospora Cases

The Texas Department of State Health Services is investigating Cyclospora infections in Texas after 52 new cases were reported last week.

CBSDFW.COM–06/25/2015

1st Texas gay marriage

Complaint Filed Against Texas Judge Who Allowed Gay Wedding

A first-year state lawmaker’s complaint has prompted the Texas Commission on Judicial Conduct to investigate a judge who ordered the issuance of a marriage license to a same-sex couple.

02/25/2015

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Texas Supreme Court Blocks Future Gay Marriages After Lesbians Wed

The Texas Supreme Court has issued an emergency order blocking gay couples from obtaining marriage licenses after a lesbian couple wed in Austin.

02/19/2015

The Texas Democratic Party released this image via Twitter of what they say is  "the first legally married gay couple in Texas" (Image via @TXDemParty)

Gay Couple Marries In TX After License Issued Despite Ban

Two Austin women were married this morning after a Travis County judge ordered the county clerk to issue a marriage license.

02/19/2015

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Defiant Gov. Perry In Court: “I Stand Behind That Veto”

Governor Rick Perry didn’t say anything during his first court appearance as a criminal defendant.

11/06/2014

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State Welfare Workers Fired After Child’s Death

Three child welfare employees have been fired and additional investigators have been assigned to Travis County after a 2-year-old boy whose questionable care long had been known to authorities was found dead last month in a southeast Austin field

10/02/2014

Mugshot of Texas Governor Rick Perry. (credit: Travis County Sheriff’s Office)

Texas Gov. Perry Turns Himself In

Governor Rick Perry was booked-in and fingerprinted just like every other defendant charged with a felony.

08/19/2014

Governor Rick Perry (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

No Arrest Warrant Being Issued For Gov. Perry

A judge has decided not to issue an arrest warrant for Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a court official said Monday, meaning the Republican can continue traveling the country and gearing up for a possible 2016 presidential run despite being indicted on two felony counts of abuse of power.

08/18/2014

A lab assistant drops mosquitoes into test tubes to prepare them for West Nile Virus testing. (credit: im Boyle/Getty Images)

First Case Of West Nile Reported In Texas

Texas has it’s first case of West Nile this season.

07/04/2014

A field sample of mosquitoes that could carry West Nile Virus is seen at a county health department. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Texas Reports First West Nile Case This Season

Authorities at the Texas Department of State Health Services have confirmed the state’s first human case of a West Nile-related illness.

07/03/2014

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Texas 10-Year-Old Suspected In 11 Burglaries

An investigation into nearly a dozen attempted burglaries in Central Texas has led to the arrest of three youths, including a 10-year-old suspect.

CBS 11–04/24/2014

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