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 Leslie Boorhem-Stephenson

Tensions Remain High in Dallas After Attack

Two days after the shooting that left five Dallas police officers dead and wounded seven more, state and national officials are continuing to offer prayers, calls for unity and praise for the heroism of local law enforcement. But tensions are still running high in the city.

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 Darren Abate for The Texas Tribune

Pentagon Lifts Ban on Transgender Troops

U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced Thursday that the Pentagon is lifting its ban on transgender troops. While some Texas lawmakers have raised concerns, transgender Texan service members and LGBT advocates are cheering.

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