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West Nile Virus Kills Lubbock Woman

Deadly Mosquito

An 80-year-old Lubbock woman’s death is being blamed on the West Nile Virus, the first death in Lubbock of 2013 attributable to the mosquito-borne virus. 

City health officials said the elderly woman who suffered from previous medical condition, died during the third week of September.

As of last week, the Texas Department of Health has confirme

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U.S. Capitol Locked Down Briefly After Multiple Gunshots; Suspect Shot and Killed [PHOTOS] [UPDATED]

U.S. Capitol On Lockdown After Reports Of Gun Shots
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UPDATE 6:30 P.M. EST: Officials have confirmed that the woman who led police on a car chase from the White House toward the Capitol was indeed killed at the scene. Her name has not yet been released.

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Use of City Postal Service Questioned

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Mayor Glen Robertson is questioning the use of the City’s mail services by a City Councilmen.

Mayor Glen Robertson has asked the City Attorney to investigate whether or not District One Councilman Victor Hernandez utilized the City’s postal service, which is funded by City tax payers, for private business.

Robertson said a city employee called his attention to a lar

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33K Students at Tech for ’12-’13

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Texas Tech Chancellor Kent Hance has publicly stated a goal of 40,000 students by 2020.

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At Least 12 People Killed After Shootings Rock Washington, DC Navy Yard

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UPDATED 4:30 p.m. ET: Thirteen people are now confirmed dead, including shooter Aaron Alexis. An alleged second shooter is reportedly still on the loose.

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Watch These Animals Getting Into Cars They Shouldn’t Be In — Daily Distraction

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Because, really, who hasn't had the occasional otter in their car?

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12 MLB Players Accept 50-Game Suspensions for Biogenesis Connections [UPDATED]

A-Rod, Nelson Cruz, Jhonny Peralta
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Update 3:10 p.m. (EST): MLB has released an official statement confirming the suspensions of the players listed below. As for Alex Rodriguez, he will be suspended for 211 games, a period starting Thursday, August 8, and extending through the remainder of this season, the 2013 postseason and the full 2014 regular season. Rodriguez will appeal the suspension.

Major League Baseball will reportedly suspend 12 players for 50 games each for violating the sport's performance-enhancing-drugs policy in connection to a Miami health clinic called Biogenesis. The biggest name in MLB's investigation, three-time MVP Alex Rodriguez, is the only player who plans to appeal his suspension, which is believed to be far larger than the 50 games given to the 12 players who accepted their punishments.

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What’s the Hardest-Working City in America?

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Working 9-5 may be the traditional American workday, but it’s nothing but a myth in some places.

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Eight People Held Captive in Houston Home for Up to a Decade

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There's another crazy story of captivity and this time it's centered around a house in Houston.

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5 Stunning, Futuristic Concept Cars You Might Be Able to Buy Someday

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Car designers are hard at work coming up with some incredible, futuristic-looking automotive designs, some of which may be racing down your street in the years ahead.

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