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Friday, Dec 9, 2016 at 07:37 PM CST

Balloon Pilot Was on 10 Medications: Experts

Balloon Pilot Was on 10 Medications: Experts

The pilot of a hot air balloon that crashed in Texas in July, killing 16 people, was taking medications that should have precluded him from flying, medical experts testified at a federal hearing on Friday. Exp...

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 11:25 PM CST

Child Advocates Say Texas Contradicts Itself on Foster Care

Child Advocates Say Texas Contradicts Itself on Foster Care

An advocacy group that successfully sued Texas on behalf of children in long-term foster care says state objections to reforms recommended by court-appointed experts don't square with official statements out of...

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 05:11 PM CST

West Texas City Comes Under Fire for Cross in Public Park

West Texas City Comes Under Fire for Cross in Public Park

A West Texas city is coming under scrutiny for a cross that sits in a public park.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 03:06 PM CST

Real-Life Reindeer Involved in Nolan County Crash

Real-Life Reindeer Involved in Nolan County Crash

A truck hauling a real-life reindeer in a trailer was involved in a wreck on a slick roadway in Nolan County Thursday.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 03:21 PM CST

Wildlife Crossings in South Texas to Help Protect Ocelots

Wildlife Crossings in South Texas to Help Protect Ocelots

A dozen wildlife crossings are an experiment to help save ocelots in South Texas.

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