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Politics May 27Texas lawmakers approve safe gun storage program opposed by NRA
Lawmakers in gun-loving Texas have quietly gone around the National Rifle Association by slipping language into a massive spending bill that would fund a $1 million public safety campaign on gun storage.
Nation Mar 21Austin bombing suspect blows himself up as SWAT moves in
The suspect in the deadly bombings that terrorized Austin blew himself up early Wednesday as authorities closed in on him, bringing a grisly end to a three-week manhunt. But police warned that more bombs could be out there.
Nation Aug 02Texas professors sue over new law allowing guns on campus
Supporters of the campus carry law say its impact is overstated, because most students won't be legally allowed to carry concealed weapons.
Politics Oct 10Wendy Davis political ad focuses on opponent’s use of a wheelchair
Titled "Justice," the ad notes that Abbott sued after his accident and collected millions. Then it criticizes Abbott as working against victims in other disability cases. In one case, Abbott argued that an amputee suing for employment discrimination was not…