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The Galveston County Daily News: Texas

September 29, 2016

Texas

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Defending state champ Trezevant forfeits games amid probe

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Officials say defending Tennessee Class 2A high school state football champion Trezevant is forfeiting the games it has played this season after an academic review showed evidence of "some grade discrepancies" at the Memphis school.

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Two-headed rat snake gets new home at Central Texas zoo
Posted: September 29, 2016

WACO, Texas (AP) — A two-headed rat snake found this month in a Central Texas yard has a new home at a zoo.

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Disbarred lawyer pleads guilty to Houston auto sales scam
Posted: September 29, 2016

HOUSTON (AP) — Prosecutors say a disbarred ex-attorney from Utah faces up to 10 years in prison in a Houston luxury auto scam with no cars, dealerships or sales.

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Federal suits claim segregation, abuse of disabled students
Posted: September 29, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A group of Tennessee parents says the public schools are mistreating their disabled children, and they're asking a federal judge to intervene.

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The Latest: Woman says sex assault turned life 'upside down'
Posted: September 29, 2016

NEVADA, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a former Iowa State University student who sexually assaulted another student (all times local):

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AAA survey finds retail gasoline prices in Texas up 2 cents
Posted: September 29, 2016

COPPELL, Texas (AP) — Retail gasoline prices across Texas are up 2 cents this week to reach an average $1.97 per gallon.

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Lawsuit: ExxonMobil polluted river, ignored climate change
Posted: September 29, 2016

BOSTON (AP) — ExxonMobil is being sued by a Boston-based environmental group that says the company has polluted the Mystic River and failed to consider the potential impacts of climate change.

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The Latest: Jose Fernandez's high school jersey missing
Posted: September 29, 2016

MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the death of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez (all times local):

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Man gets life in prison for 2012 attack at South Texas park
Posted: September 29, 2016

SINTON, Texas (AP) — A South Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison for a 2012 shooting attack at a park that left one woman dead and her girlfriend critically hurt.

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Rome's city council votes down 2024 Olympics bid
Posted: September 29, 2016

ROME (AP) — The Rome city council has backed Mayor Virginia Raggi's decision to reject the capital's bid for the 2024 Olympics.

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