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Abilene is 1 of 25 Best Places to Retire in America – According to Forbes

After being listed as one of the windiest cities in America, and as top destination in Texas, Abilene has made another top list - this time as one of the best places to retire. In fact, Forbes Magazine have listed the 'Key City' as one of 25 best places to retire in America.

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Dying Dog at Gorman Rescue
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The Worst Case of Animal Abuse in West Texas – Graphic Images

Rescue The Animals (RTA)/SPCA in Abilene responded to a call of animal abuse near Gorman, Texas. SPCA Investigator Mindi Qualls says "it's the worst case ever of animal abuse that I have ever come upon." Mindi told me that, what she found was a nightmare and it made her physically ill. After I viewed the photos and the videos, I too was sickened and became emotional as I wondered "who would do this to an animal?" I will warn you now, this contains graphic images.

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‘Hot Abilene Nights’ Car Show and Drag Races July 11-13

 

"Three days of gear head fun" is headed to Abilene this Thursday, Friday and Saturday with car shows and drag racing. There will be 3 car shows, 2 nights of drag racing and auto cross closed course.

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Firefighter Accused Of Posting Explicit Video Of Ex To Porn Site After Break-Up

A Lubbock firefighter is placed on administrative leave after being indicted on allegations he posted video he secretly recorded of his ex performing sexual acts while they were dating to a porn site after she broke up with him.

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How Hot Will it Be in 2100? This Interactive Map Will Show You Now

A new, interactive map, released by Climate Central, shows how hot Texas cities (and those across the nation) will be in the year 2100.

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Indiegogo's Head of Gaming John Vaskis, right, presents Rooster Teeth Co-Founder and Creative Director Burnie Burns, center, and RTX Co-Director Gus Sorola with Indiegogo's 'Most Funded Film' award belt at RTX 2014. (Photo by Jack Plunkett)
Indiegogo's Head of Gaming John Vaskis, right, presents Rooster Teeth Co-Founder and Creative Director Burnie Burns, center, and RTX Co-Director Gus Sorola with Indiegogo's 'Most Funded Film' award belt at RTX 2014. (Photo by Jack Plunkett)
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Most Crowdfunded Feature Film in History Comes to Austin [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO]

Austin-based online entertainment company Rooster Teeth has made history with their funding effort for a new feature film, called Lazer Team, raising their initial goal of $650,000 in only ten hours and reaching a total of almost $2.5 million dollars to become the most funded film project in the history of crowdfunding platform Indiegogo.

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Captain Buys Pizza for Frontier Airlines Passengers at Cheyenne Regional Airport [VIDEO, POLL]

When a Frontier Airlines flight from Washington, DC, to Denver was diverted to Cheyenne, Wyoming because of severe weather on Monday, the captain reached into his own wallet after realizing his passengers hadn't eaten in seven hours

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Oscar Rose Park’s 100th Birthday Celebration is July 12th at the Rose Park

The City of Abilene and the Cultural Affairs Council are working together to bring a city-wide birthday celebration and event together this Saturday, July 12th at Rose Park. There will be tours of the Oscar Rose Park facilities, a fun run/walk thru the park, Happy Birthday cake and cupcakes, archery shooting, rollerskating, dunking booth, Bocce open court, bounce houses, swimming at the Rose park pool, live entertainment and lots more fun festivities. Check it out.

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Thieves Posing As Stranded Motorists on Texas Highway Attempt to Rob Those Who Try to Help

According to the San Angelo Connection, there have been reports of thieves near San Angelo, Texas posing as stranded motorists,then robbing those that try to help them. In fact, the San Angelo Police Department released an alert earlier today (July 8, 2014).

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Abilene’s CityLink Now Has ‘Summer Fun Passes’ Available for Students

If your child doesn't have a ride to their favorite events this summer, well worry no more because Abilene's CityLink now has 'Summer Fun Passes' to get them back and forth.

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Pet Alligator Seized from Longview Home By Animal Control

Some folks like to raise some pretty exotic pets, including snakes, lizards and maybe even a deer or raccoon or two in these parts.

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Facebook Deletes Hunting Pics Posted By Texas Tech Cheerleader

Pictures on Texas Tech Cheerleader Kendall Jones' Facebook page went viral recently, and now Facebook has deleted some of them.

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