AP-TX--Texas News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, TX
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IRAPUATO, Mexico — Local Mexican officials again helped thousands of Central American migrants find rides Sunday on the latest leg of their journey toward the U.S. border. At a toll plaza to the west of the central Mexico city of Queretaro, where the group spent Saturday night, police prevented migrants from waylaying trucks on their own, but officers did help them find vehicles for rides. By Marco Ugarte and Yesica Fisch. SENT: 530 words, with photos.
— WINTER STORM-PLAINS — An early season winter storm has dumped up to 7 inches of snow in the Texas Panhandle and lesser amounts in the western half of Oklahoma as it moves toward Arkansas.
— DEEP SOUTH-WEATHER — Forecasters are warning about the potential for drenching rain and severe weather on the northern Gulf Coast.
— ACCIDENTAL GUNSHOT-SENTENCE — A Texas woman accused of accidentally firing a gunshot into the occupied apartment below her in Minot, North Dakota, has been sentenced to a year of probation.
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