AUSTIN, Texas | School shooting unlikely to rile Texas runoffs Tuesday

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas holds its primary runoff election just four days after a 17-year-old student killed 10 people and wounded 13 others at his Santa Fe High School near Houston. That sent shockwaves through Texas and the nation.

Texas News: Texas Governor Abbott Set To Host Series Of Roundtable Events To Discuss School Safety

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AUSTIN, TX – Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced he will host a series of roundtable sessions, beginning tomorrow, to generate solutions that improve safety and security at Texas schools and in our communities.

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Texas News: Texas Governor Abbott Orders Texas Flags Lowered To Half-Staff In Memory Of Those Who Lost Their Lives At Santa Fe High School

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AUSTIN, TX – Texas Governor Greg Abbott today ordered Texas flags across the state to be lowered to half-staff in memory of those who lost their lives in the school shooting at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas today.

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Texas News: Texas Governor Abbott Calls For Moment Of Silence To Honor Victims Of Santa Fe High School Shooting

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AUSTIN, TX – Texas Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statewide call for Texans to take part in a moment of silence at 10:00 AM C.T. Continue reading Texas News: Texas Governor Abbott Calls For Moment Of Silence To Honor Victims Of Santa Fe High School Shooting at STL.News.

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AUSTIN, Texas | School shooting may not bring change to gun-loving Texas

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas has more than 1.2 Guns are so hard-wired into Texas culture that last week’s deadly rampage at Santa Fe High School is considered unlikely to result in any significant restrictions on access to weapons in the Lone Star State.

SANTA FE, Texas | School shooting victims remembered as artistic, n

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A history buff who wanted to join the Army leaned against a closet door to keep the gunman from entering and an artistic student who liked red hair dye were among the 10 people killed at a Texas high school.

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SANTA FE, Texas | Sophomore baseball player wounded in Texas school shooting

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A sophomore baseball player who was wounded in the mass shooting at a Texas high school says the gunman walked into his classroom and tossed something onto desks.

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SANTA FE, Texas  | Texas mom marched after Parkland, then her town was next

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SANTA FE, Texas — She stood at her bedroom door for five minutes Saturday morning trying to work up the courage to turn the knob and re-enter a world she worried would never feel safe or whole again. General marched after Parkland Santa Fe Texas mom TodayNews Town

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SANTA FE, Texas  | Survivors of Texas massacre confront ‘spiritual war zone’

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SANTA FE, Texas — Inside a packed church sanctuary, the seniors of Santa Fe High School and the prosecutor speaking to them confronted the challenges borne of the shooting that took the lives of 10 people at the school near Houston.

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SANTA FE, Texas | The Latest: Hospital says 2 school attack victims critical

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting at a Texas high school (all times local): 8:40 a.m. The University of Texas Medical Branch tweeted the update Saturday.

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SANTA FE, Texas  | Texas students who supported Parkland endure own shooting

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SANTA FE, Texas — Only weeks ago, a dozen students from Santa Fe High School in Texas offered support for survivors of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting by participating in a nationwide walkout seeking stricter gun control.

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SANTA FE, Texas | Teen laid out Texas attack plans in journals, officials say

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Continue reading SANTA FE, Texas | Teen laid out Texas attack plans in journals, officials say at STL.News. General journals officials say Santa Fe Santa Fe High School Teen laid out Texas attack plans TodayNews

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SANTA FE, Texas | The Latest: AP Source: Texas school shooting suspect IDed

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Continue reading SANTA FE, Texas | The Latest: AP Source: Texas school shooting suspect IDed at STL.News.

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SANTA FE, Texas  | School shooting victims remembered as sweet, hardworking

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Continue reading SANTA FE, Texas | School shooting victims remembered as sweet, hardworking at STL.News. General 10 people killed in Texas high school Santa Fe school shooting victims TodayNews

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FORT WORTH, Texas  | Murder charges filed in 2015 biker shooting in Texas

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FORT WORTH, Texas — Three bikers were indicted on murder charges Wednesday stemming from a 2015 shooting involving police outside a restaurant in Waco, Texas, including a prominent member of the Bandidos motorcycle club.

FRISCO, Texas | Cowboys WR Terrance Williams arrested on intoxication charge

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FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams has been arrested on a charge of public intoxication after police responded to an accident involving his car and found Williams riding an electric bicycle on a road near his home.

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SUGAR LAND, Texas  | Police save woman from car sinking in Texas lake

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SUGAR LAND, Texas — Body camera footage shows police officers rescuing a woman from her sinking vehicle in a suburban Houston lake. Continue reading SUGAR LAND, Texas | Police save woman from car sinking in Texas lake at STL.News.

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SANTA FE, Texas | Police search for motive in Texas school shooting

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SANTA FE, Texas — The mother of one of the 10 people killed at a Texas high school said her daughter recently rejected the romantic advances of the 17-year-old charged in the shootings, a possible motive for the violent tragedy. Continue reading SANTA FE, Texas | Police search for motive in Texas school shooting at STL.News. General Police search for motive Santa Fe texas school shooting The mother of one of the 10 people killed TodayNews

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SANTA FE, Texas | Gunman blasted through door, lingered for almost 30 minutes

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The suspect in the Texas school shooting began his attack by firing a shotgun through an art classroom door, shattering a glass pane and sending panicked students to the entryway to block him from getting inside, witnesses said.

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SANTA FE, Texas  | Substitute teacher, Pakistani exchange student among victims

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SANTA FE, Texas — A substitute teacher who relatives say had a “lust for life” and a foreign exchange student from Pakistan are among the first confirmed victims of mass shooting at a Texas high school.

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SANTA FE, Texas | Texas school gunman: ‘I’m going to kill you.’ Then he fired

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SANTA FE, Texas — The suspect in the Texas school shooting began his attack by firing a shotgun through an art classroom door, shattering a glass pane and sending panicked students to the entryway to block him from getting inside, witnesses said. Continue reading SANTA FE, Texas | Texas school gunman: ‘I’m going to kill you.’ General firing a shotgun through an art classroom door I m going to kill you Santa Fe Texas school gunman TodayNews

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PARKLAND, Fla. | Parkland students on Texas: “They’re part of this now”

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Survivors of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, are expressing outrage and heartbreak after authorities said a student killed 10 people Friday at a high school in Texas. Parkland students on Texas: “They’re part of this now” at STL.News. PARKLAND, Fla.

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SANTA FE, Texas | The Latest: Congressman says attack suspect ‘sort of fell’

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting at a Texas high school (all times local): 9:30 a.m. Republican Texas Rep. Continue reading SANTA FE, Texas | The Latest: Congressman says attack suspect ‘sort of fell’ at STL.News.

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Texas home sales, prices increase in the first quarter of 2018 while inventory drops

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“The momentum from the end of 2017 has moved into 2018, as Texas homes continue to be in high demand,” said Kaki Lybbert, chairman of the Texas Association of Realtors.

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Nebraska News: Flags to Fly at Half-Staff to Honor Victims of Texas School Shooting Tragedy

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and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff in honor of the victims of the tragedy in Santa Fe, Texas. Our hearts go out to the families, educators, students, and community of Santa Fe, Texas,” said Governor Ricketts.

Pennsylvania News: Pennsylvania Governor Wolf Lowers Flags, Honors Victims after Santa Fe, Texas School Shooting

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Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Governor Wolf issued the following statement regarding the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas. Frances and I are heartbroken by the loss of innocent lives from this tragedy in Texas.

A Former North Texas Mayor and a Land Developer Indicted on Public Corruption Charges in Zoning Conspiracy

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PLANO, TX –The former mayor of Richardson, Texas and a land developer who she eventually married, have been indicted on federal conspiracy violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S.

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SANTA FE, Texas | Exchange student, substitute among school shooting victims

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — Hardworking. Grieving family and friends recalled the endearing qualities of some of the victims of Friday’s mass shooting at a Texas high school, as authorities on Saturday released the names of the 10 killed. Funny. Loving.

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FORT WORTH | Texas biker accused of killing man who was shot by police

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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — One of three bikers indicted on murder charges Wednesday stemming from a chaotic 2015 shooting outside a Texas restaurant is accused of killing a man who was also shot twice by police, according to ballistics evidence reviewed by The Associated Press.

PLANO, Texas  | JC Penney outlook spooks Wall Street

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PLANO, Texas —J.C. Continue reading PLANO, Texas | JC Penney outlook spooks Wall Street at STL.News. Penney cut its outlook for the year as it trims costs to help offset declining revenue.

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Florida News: Florida Governor Scott Statement on School Shooting in Texas

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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Today, Governor Rick Scott made the following statement regarding the tragic shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas. Governor Scott said, “My wife, Ann, and I are devastated to learn of the tragic school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas today.

ASAE Set to Oppose Discriminatory Bill in Texas

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ASAE is preparing to fight a bill in Texas, where the first is likely to emerge. Texas will be the next battleground in the ongoing state-level debate over so-called religious freedom laws that ASAE and others view to be discriminatory and harmful to the economy.

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SANTA FE, Texas  | The Latest: Affidavit: Gunman didn’t shoot students he liked

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SANTA FE, Texas — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas (all times local): 11:05 p.m. Investigators say a 17-year-old admitted to authorities that he went on a shooting rampage at a Southeast Texas high school that left 10 dead, most of them students.

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Texas House Considers Discriminatory Bill Alternative

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ASAE, business groups, and convention bureaus oppose a new Texas House bill meant to replace a controversial Senate bill that would dictate bathroom use policies. ASAE does not support ongoing efforts in the Texas legislature to change social policy in Texas.

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SANTA FE, Texas | The Latest: Student: “Normal day” before gunman opened fire

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SANTA FE, Texas — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas (all times local): 9:20 p.m. Continue reading SANTA FE, Texas | The Latest: Student: “Normal day” before gunman opened fire at STL.News.

SANTA FE, Texas | The Latest: Student: Gunman was wearing “Born to Kill” shirt

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SANTA FE, Texas — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas (all times local): 10:05 p.m. Continue reading SANTA FE, Texas | The Latest: Student: Gunman was wearing “Born to Kill” shirt at STL.News.

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Groups Denounce Texas Bill as Discriminatory Ahead of Special Session

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A group of local visitor bureaus, businesses, lawmakers, and associations spoke out against the proposed Texas “bathroom bill” on Monday as the legislature prepared to kick off a 30-day special session. When businesses succeed, Texas communities and families succeed.

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HOUSTON | 20 hurt, 1 missing after blast at Texas chemical plant

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Continue reading HOUSTON | 20 hurt, 1 missing after blast at Texas chemical plant at STL.News. HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say an explosion and fire at a chemical plant near Houston injured 20 people and left one missing.

New Campaign Celebrates the People, Experiences of Texas

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With its “What I Like About Texas” summer campaign, the Texas Travel Industry Association is sharing Texans’ favorite things about the state to catch the attention of visitors. What do you like about Texas? Nunn’s song “What I Like About Texas.”.

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ASAE Joins Business, Hospitality Groups to Oppose Texas ‘Bathroom Bill’

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Saying that a bill introduced in Austin last week would discriminate against the LGBT community and hurt business in Texas, ASAE and others in the hospitality, meetings, and association industries announced a joint campaign to oppose it.

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