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2017, A Year in Review: West Texas

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These are 100 of the biggest stories from across West Texas in 2017. 

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  • Despite shutdown, troops get football, Lady Liberty to open

    Despite shutdown, troops get football, Lady Liberty to open

    Sunday, January 21 2018 12:46 AM EST2018-01-21 05:46:44 GMT
    Sunday, January 21 2018 8:49 PM EST2018-01-22 01:49:14 GMT

    Visiting the Statue of Liberty deemed a non-essential service during government shutdown that splits the must-have and the can-waits.

    Visiting the Statue of Liberty deemed a non-essential service during government shutdown that splits the must-have and the can-waits.

  • US marches for women's rights slam Trump, encourage voting

    US marches for women's rights slam Trump, encourage voting

    Saturday, January 20 2018 11:57 AM EST2018-01-20 16:57:26 GMT
    Sunday, January 21 2018 8:48 PM EST2018-01-22 01:48:13 GMT
    People line up on Central Park West as they wait for the start of a march highlighting equal rights and equality for women Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, in New York.  (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)People line up on Central Park West as they wait for the start of a march highlighting equal rights and equality for women Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

    Across the globe, people are hitting the streets on the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration, marching against his policies and in support of the #MeToo movement against sexual assault and harassment.

    Across the globe, people are hitting the streets on the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration, marching against his policies and in support of the #MeToo movement against sexual assault and harassment.

  • House Speaker Ryan remains non-committal about re-election

    House Speaker Ryan remains non-committal about re-election

    Sunday, January 21 2018 12:47 PM EST2018-01-21 17:47:18 GMT
    Sunday, January 21 2018 8:43 PM EST2018-01-22 01:43:17 GMT
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is still being non-committal about whether he'll seek re-election to an 11th term.
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is still being non-committal about whether he'll seek re-election to an 11th term.
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