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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced more resources will be diverted to the El Paso region to combat the spread of COVID-19.

The 26-year-old uses her poetry and music which she says has been cathartic with helping her overcome the trauma of abuse she experienced growing up in her home and in her relationship.

Afghanistan claimed it killed a top al-Qaida propagandist on an FBI most-wanted list during an operation, showing the militant group's continued presence there as U.S. forces work to withdraw from America's longest-running war amid continued bloodshed.

In what most people would consider a lucrative mistake, a Detroit-area man who accidentally bought an extra lottery ticket has won two $1 million jackpots.

The Potter County Sheriff's Office held their seventh annual Fall National Pharmaceutical Take Back Initiative event, to help combat the abuse of prescription drug use. @DWilliamsABC7  has the story.

Schools around the area are changing schedules this week due to the forecasted winter weather.

The Navy identified the two pilots killed in Friday's tragic plane crash in Foley, Alabama.

A Black woman who was shot and wounded inside a vehicle by a police officer who also fatally shot her 19-year-old boyfriend on Saturday told about 200 people gathered at an emotional rally in suburban Chicago that she's fighting "to be strong" for her son.

Florida Fish and Wildlife officials are currently caring for a rare two-headed snake that was found by a Palm Harbor family.

A large structure fire is ongoing at the Coliseum Church on Sixth Street and Georgia Street in Amarillo.


An updated federal indictment against R. Kelly filed Friday in Chicago includes sex abuse allegations involving a new accuser, adding to the jailed singer's mounting legal challenges across three states.

CRAZY VIDEO: The roof of Amarillo Discount at Hastings and River Road was blown off! (Courtesy: @bgassett87 )

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson signed a bill that bans abortions on or beyond the eighth weeks of pregnancy without exceptions for cases of rape or incest, making it among the most restrictive abortion policies in the nation.

A newly released report has found a September plane crash in West Texas occurred when the pilot’s crop-duster stalled out after dumping hundreds of gallons of pink water during a couple’s gender reveal celebration.

Complaints of long lines and limited voting machines at Texas State University in San Marcos have led to two Democratic candidates accusing a Hays County Republican Party official of trying to suppress student votes.

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#BreakingNews: Active shooter at Walmart on I-27 and Georgia. Full details here:

Mayor Steve Fulop said surveillance video of the attackers made it clear they targeted the kosher market, and he pronounced the bloodshed a hate crime against Jews, as did New York's mayor and governor.

The study, commissioned by Healthy Babies Bright Futures (HBBF), shows that of the 168 baby foods from major manufacturers in the U.S., 95% contained lead, 73% contained arsenic, 75% contained cadmium, and 32% contained mercury.