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For two nights at the State Fair of Texas, the rodeo looks just a little different - nearly all the competitors were Black.

The Cowboys of Color Rodeo has a long tradition and reflects the significant role that cowboys of color played in the Old West. Something that is usually missing from the movies and history books.




It was the 199th mass shooting of 2023... or so someone told me while covering the vigils this week.

On Saturday, May 6, a gunman opened fire with an AR-15 style assault rifle at people walking on the sidewalk outside the Allen Premium Outlets. He killed eight and injured seven more.









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