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Sheriff didn’t pursue sex case against Texas church gunman

Sheriff didn’t pursue sex case against Texas church gunman

HOUSTON -- Sheriff's deputies didn't pursue a sexual assault investigation against the gunman in a mass shooting at a Texas church, even though the woman reporting it signed a complaint detailing the alleged attack, according to records released Friday.

Texas announces $1 billion for mitigation efforts after Harvey

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HOUSTON -- Texas communities that were hit hard by Hurricane Harvey will be able to apply for more than $1 billion in federal funds that can be used on projects to help prevent or lessen damage from future storms, Gov. Greg Abbott announced Tuesday.

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North Texas to get new reservoir

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PARIS (AP) -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has approved Texas' first new reservoir in 30 years with hopes of providing water to North Texas' rapidly growing population.