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Circa 1868: Robert E Lee (1807 - 1870) in his study after his retirement from the Confederate Army. (Photo by MPI/Getty Images)
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Police: Robert E. Lee Statue Vandalized at Dallas Park

DALLAS (AP) — Officials say someone has vandalized a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee at a park named in his honor in Dallas' Oak Lawn neighborhood.

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Nicholas Gomez - Family Photo

UPDATE: 7 Year Old Texas Boy Found in Corpus Christi, Suspect in Custody

UPDATE (2:00 p.m.): Sources are reporting that Nicholas Gomez was found this afternoon in Corpus Christi, and that the suspect responsible for his abduction has been taken into custody by local police.

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New Texas Textbook Lists Slavery as Minor Reason for Civil War

Amidst national controversy over the Confederate Flag and the role of the Confederacy in slavery, new Texas social studies text books are actively downplaying the role of slavery in the Civil War.

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Ji?í Flögel

Top 10 New Texas Symbols Approved by Governor Greg Abbott

Texas has always been known as the Lone Star State, but it wasn't our official nickname until Governor Greg Abbott approved in 2015.

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ThinkStock

Texas Health Officials Investigating Stomach Illness Cases

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas health officials are investigating an outbreak of a stomach illness caused by consuming food or water contaminated with feces.

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Boat-Eating Vortex Spotted at Lake Texoma

I'm not saying that this cool looking vortex has taken down a boat yet, but according to experts it very well could if it wanted to.

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Texas State Health Officials Warn of Dangerous Parasite Found in Fruits and Vegetables

Local and state health officials warn of food born illness cases across Texas.

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Credit: Roy Field

Adorable Great Dane Refuses to Let His Owner Just Relax on the Couch [VIDEO]

If you've ever wondered what it's like to live with a Great Dane, look no further than this adorable and hilarious video of a Dane refusing to let his owner relax.

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Justin Massoud, Townsquare Media

TexMoji Responds to Negative Feedback for New App

The new TexMoji app has faced criticism since its June 15 release date regarding its use of a third party keyboard that claims to allow the developer to transmit anything you type, including personal and sensitive information.

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Dallas Police Department via Twitter

Father of Dallas Police HQ Shooter James Boulware Talks to Media

CBS Dallas Forth Worth talked to the father of 35-year old James Boulware, the lone shooter who opened fire on Dallas Police Headquarters Saturday morning.

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