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Movie About Odessa Sniper Nominated for Six Oscars and Sets Record for Opening Weekend.

There’s a new movie directed by Clint Eastwood called “American Sniper” and stars Bradley Cooper who I have to say is looking rather nice and buff. This weekend, it's brought in $90.2 million in ticket sales to set a record for January. It talks about Chris Kyle who is the most successful American military sniper in history. After doing some research, I found out that Kyle was actually from here in the Permian Basin. Check out these five facts about our hometown hero!

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A Total of 11 Earthquakes Hit Dallas Area in 24 Hours [UPDATED]

After an initial 3.5-magnitude earthquake hit near Irving on Tuesday, an additional 10 tremors have been felt in the area in less than 24 hours.

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Category: Local News, News, Texas News
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Texas Theater Replaces ‘The Interview’ Premiere With ‘Team America: World Police’ [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Paramount Bans ‘Team America’ Screenings

During the wake of Sony's plans to cancel the premiere of the Seth Rogen and James Franco comedy 'The Interview' one Texas Theater has decided to replace one film poking fun at North Korea with another.

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Category: Articles, Movies, Texas News
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Texas Meteorologist Patrick Crawford Shot in TV Station Parking Lot [Update]

A potential suspect is in custody. More information as it becomes available.

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(Image Credit: ThinkStock)

Texas Approves Controversial History Textbooks

The Texas State Board of Education has approved a controversial history textbook that academics say over exaggerates Moses' influence on American Democracy and portrays Muslims in a negative light.

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Texas Tech 2015 Football Schedule — See When the Red Raiders Kick Off

Texas Tech has released its 2015 football schedule, which includes the Red Raiders' home opener and Big 12 Conference games.

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CEO Lets Employee Shoot AK-47 at Him in Most WTF Sales Pitch

Shooting a high-octane weapon at your boss while the cameras roll is usually a way to get fired and sent to jail, but not this time.

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Category: Articles, Texas News, Videos
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Did a Meteor Crash in Texas? Watch the Crazy Video

A large fireball careened through the sky over Texas Saturday night (Nov. 8). The shocking event was captured on video.

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5 Horror Movies That Are Set in Texas

It's scary how good Texas is for horror movies. The Lone Star State has seen its share of celluloid serial killers, zombies and vampires, and these five films prove it.

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Two Texas Photos Appear on List of 20 Creepy Pictures That Shouldn’t Exist

Every state has their share of ghost stories and creepy sightings. Texas has two such sightings that are unexplained to this day.

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