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Felix Yanez (center) helps Lucy Olvio (right) and Judy, who declined to give her last name, wade through floodwaters as they leave their flooded apartment complex Monday in Houston. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption

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Federal securities regulators have filed civil fraud charges against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton over recruiting investors to a high-tech startup while he was a member of the state House of Representatives. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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Authorities investigate the shooting in the parking lot of the Twin Peaks restaurant in Waco, Texas. Jerry Larson/AP hide caption

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A 'War' On Wheels: The Biker Shootout At Waco, And What Came Next

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Standing water and abandoned tires make Houston's Fifth Ward hospitable for mosquitoes. Courtesy of Anna Grove Photography hide caption

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Houston Prepares Now For Zika's Potential Arrival This Summer

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Supporters of abortion rights rallied Wednesday outside the U.S. Supreme Court, where justices heard arguments about a Texas law that imposed health and safety requirements on clinics in the state. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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The examining rooms in the Fort Worth clinic do not meet the emergency-room-like standards of the Texas abortion law known as HB 2. It would cost more than $1 million to upgrade this facility, and the clinic's operators say it would be forced to close. Barry Gordemer/NPR hide caption

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Supreme Court Tests Texas' New Restrictions On Abortion

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In Texas, Uneven Expansion Of Obamacare Sows Frustration

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An American flag flies at half-staff in front of the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington to honor the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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Scalia's Death May Mean Texas Abortion Case Won't Set U.S. Precedent

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David Daleiden, a defendant in an indictment stemming from a Planned Parenthood video he helped produce, speaks to the media Thursday after appearing in court at the Harris County Courthouse in Houston, Texas. Eric Kayne/Getty Images hide caption

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Fallout From Grand Jury Decision Energizes Abortion Rights Opponents

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Iris Galvez, a health insurance navigator (right) helps Mary Soliz of Houston, Texas, sign up for her first health plan through the Affordable Care Act on January 28, 2015 at a Houston community center. Courtesy of Iris Galvez hide caption

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Feds Hopeful Hispanics Will Respond As Open Enrollment Comes To A Close

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Two women compare handgun holsters during an open-carry rally at the Texas State Capitol in Austin on Jan. 1. Erich Schlegel/Getty Images hide caption

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Gun-Toting Women Give Rise To Firearms Fashion Accessories

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