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Boy Scouts Of America Estimates More Than 12,000 Victims Of Sexual Abuse

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Convicted killer John William King is escorted from the Jasper County Courthouse in 1999 after being found guilty of capital murder in the dragging death of James Byrd Jr. King was executed Wednesday evening. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption

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Texas Executes Man Convicted In 1998 Murder Of James Byrd Jr.

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Lack Of Data Processing During Government Shutdown Compounds Economic Effects

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Trump Visits Border As Talks To End Shutdown Produce No Results

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The View From McAllen, Texas, As Trump Continues His Call For A Border Wall

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Paul Buckley and his son, Mason, with his wife, Cheryl Becker, and daughter, Ariel Becker. The family's desire to adopt Mason was almost derailed by the Indian Child Welfare Act. Cheryl Becker/Courtesy of Cheryl Becker hide caption

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Native American Adoption Law Challenged As Racially Biased

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Battle For U.S. Senate Seat Has Some Texan Voters Anxious About Results

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A plaque marks the gravesite of Emmett Till at Burr Oak Cemetery in Alsip, Ill. The 14-year-old was killed in Mississippi in 1955. The FBI has reopened the investigation into his lynching. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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A Brutal Lynching And A Possible Confession, Decades Later

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Texas Democratic Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, seen campaigning in Houston this month, has launched his first attack ads on Republican Sen. Ted Cruz as he tries to regain traction in the last weeks of the campaign. Loren Elliott/Getty Images hide caption

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Beto O'Rourke Goes On The Attack Against Ted Cruz

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The Latest On Where The Texas Senate Race Stands

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Funeral Held For Botham Jean

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News Brief: Hurricane Latest, Funeral For Botham Jean, CBS Fires Executive

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Beto O'Rourke speaks at the Texas Democratic Convention in June. The winner of the party's U.S. Senate primary has embraced progressive positions — at times including impeaching President Trump. Richard W. Rodriguez/AP hide caption

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To Win Texas, Beto O'Rourke Is Running To The Left

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Texas Democrats Fired Up Over Rep. Beto O'Rourke's Progressive Platform

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