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SpaceX Gets 10-Year Tax Exemption for Texas Site
Cameron County commissioners have agreed to waive 10 years of county taxes as part of an agreement bringing the world's first commercial site for orbital rocket launches to the southernmost tip of Texas. The county's governing board on Thursday also …
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Boyle Heights kidnap suspect, son found at Texas birthday party
Abraham Vargas had been living in an apartment in Texas, but detectives were unclear if he had established it as his permanent home. He is scheduled to appear Monday in a Texas court for a hearing. It was unclear whether he would waive extradition.
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Texas drought will lighten up by winter, report says
The Climate Prediction Center states that drought conditions in Texas will most likely improve or end by the end of the year, except for the state's southern tip. As the drought persists, Texas lakes are drying up, including one of San Antonio's …

Texas Keeper Cider releases first cider to local stores
Along with Lindsey Peebles, Nick Doughty and Brandon Wilde launched Texas Keeper Cider — a cidery located in far South Austin — because they believe it's an appealing middle ground between wine and beer. Doughty, the head cider maker, has worked …
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