James Bendele runs the Falcon Lake Tackle Shop in Zapata, Texas. Bass fishermen flock to the lake, despite the presence of a Mexican drug cartel. Wade Goodwyn hide caption

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Lake Lures Fishermen ... And Drug Traffickers

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Almost 70 years ago, Dorothy Flood was denied access to a train dining car because she was black. Now, after finally dining in a first-class car, she says she'll never ride another train again. Rachel Greiman/Jeremy Bloom's Wish of a Lifetime hide caption

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With One Wish, Banishing Memories Of Jim Crow

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Republican candidates for U.S. Senate (from left) Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, former Dallas Mayor Tom Leppert and former Texas Solicitor General Ted Cruz participate in a debate on April 13 in Dallas. Brad Loper/The Dallas Morning News/AP hide caption

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Texas Senate Hopefuls Woo Republicans Of All Stripes

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Protesters in San Antonio argue against efforts to cut Planned Parenthood from Texas' Women's Health Program in March. Helen L. Montoya/San Antonio Express-News hide caption

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As Texas Cuts Funds, Planned Parenthood Fights Back

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Michael Morton and his mother, Patricia Morton, in October after a judge announced him free on bond after nearly 25 years in prison for a wrongful conviction. Courtesy of The Williamson County Sun hide caption

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Free After 25 Years: A Tale Of Murder And Injustice

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American Airlines and American Eagle employees protest Monday in New York City against American's plans to cut jobs and labor costs while under bankruptcy court protection. American is seeking permission to break up union contracts and cut expenses, but the unions oppose those plans and support a potential takeover bid by US Airways. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Bankrupt American Airlines Spars With Unions

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Dramatic Storms Strike Dallas-Fort Worth Area

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George H.W. Bush: It's Time To Get Behind Romney

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Lots Of GOP Money Flowing From The Texas Two

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In the 1980s, this dome from the 13th century was stolen out of the church of St. Evphemianos in Lysi in the Turkish occupied section of Cyprus. The fresco portrays Christ in heaven, surrounded by 12 angels. The Archangels Michael and Gabriel flank the Virgin Mary and John the Baptist as a medallion illustrates the throne that's been prepared for the Lord. Kevin Keim/Charles Moore Foundation hide caption

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800-Year-Old Frescoes Leave Texas For Cyprus

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Texas Doctor Indicted In Record Medicare Fraud Case

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After 3 Wins, Santorum Campaign Moves To Texas

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Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum speaks at the Bella Donna Chapel in McKinney, Texas, on Wednesday. Rex C. Curry/Associated Press hide caption

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Buoyant Santorum Takes Campaign To Texas — And Corrals Some Perry People

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Unions Shocked By American Airlines' Proposed Cuts

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