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Texas Gov. Rick Perry addresses the opening session of the Texas Legislature in Austin earlier this year. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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Okla. Tornado Survivors Try To Collect Lives After Storm

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Death Toll Expected To Rise After Monster Twister In Okla.

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An ammunition display at the NRA's annual convention in Houston on Friday. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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At NRA Convention, Dueling Narratives Displayed With Guns

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Mourners Pack Arena To Honor Victims Of Texas Explosion

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Thousands Attend Memorial For Plant Explosion Victims

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An explosion leveled a fertilizer plant in West, Texas, on Wednesday. The blast killed 14 people, injured more than 200 others and damaged or completely destroyed at least 80 homes. Charlie Riedel/AP hide caption

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Officials Seek Answers In Aftermath Of Deadly Plant Explosion

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As Texas Search Winds Down, Investigation Continues

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Investigators Search For Clues In Texas Plant Explosion

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More Than 160 People Injured In Fertilizer Plant Explosion

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Arrests Made In Deaths Of Texas DA, His Wife And Prosecutor

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