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Georgetown e-cig ban starts today

Georgetown's ban on e-cigarettes starts today. The Georgetown City Council approved the ordinance with a 6-to-1 vote earlier this month.

6:37 AM

Time Warner Cable rolls out new channel lineup

Time Warner Cable, the parent company of Time Warner Cable News, finishes its new channel lineup today. The first 100 channels will stay the same, but the remaining channels will now be grouped by category.

6:51 AM

Capital Tonight: New groups seek to mobilize women voters

We talk to the organizers behind Red State Women and Planned Parenthood Texas Votes; former Houston Mayor Bill White discusses his new book on America's fiscal history; the Supreme Court hears arguments on a case that could affect all TV viewers.

04/22/2014 07:52 PM

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Disaster in West: One year later

It’s been a year since the massive explosion of a fertilizer plant rocked the small McLennan County town of West, killing 15 people and destroying dozens of homes and other buildings. In this special, we look back at the blast and the progress of the recovery in the year following.

04/17/2014 09:44 PM

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AUSTIN

Donating shoes to Soles4Souls

Your gently worn shoes can make a huge difference. In this "Giving Back," one University of Texas student tells us why he's collecting shoes for Soles4Souls. 7:57 AM

MCLENNAN COUNTY

Report: West fertilizer plant blast was preventable

A report released this week by the U.S. Chemical Safety Board says the April 2013 deadly fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas could have been prevented. The report places blame on government regulators and officials with the plant. 04/22/2014 02:32 PM

AUSTIN

New report calls for A/C in Texas prisons

A new report from the University of Texas School of Law’s Human Rights Clinic says Texas is violating the human and constitutional rights of Texas inmates by keeping them in dangerously hot cells. 04/22/2014 03:16 PM

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