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Texas shopkeepers fight armed robbers with bare hands
The mobile phone shopkeepers thought the guns were fake, but police confirmed they were real and loaded.
Driver crawls across ladder in Texas floods
Firefighters in Texas extend a ladder to a stranded driver as the floodwaters wreak havoc below.
Dashcam captures small plane crashing on Texas highway
A small plane has crashed on a highway in Texas, leaving one person in a serious condition and injuring one other.
Dash cam shows drunk driver crashing into police officer
The Texas policeman was catapulted through the air after a drunk driver hit him during a traffic stop.

Officer's miraculous car crash escape

Dash cam shows drunk driver crashing into police officer
The policeman was catapulted through the air after a drunk driver hit him during a traffic stop in Texas. He was able to walk away from the scene and is being treated for a back and foot injury.
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Projected for Trump

State projected at: 21:00 EST (02:00 GMT)

38 electoral votes

Congress

Senate
2 seats, none up for election

There is no Senate election in Texas this year. The current senators are Republicans Ted Cruz and John Cornyn.

Democrats

0 seats

Republicans

2 seats

Independents

0 seats

House of Representatives
36 seats, all up for election

Democrats

11 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Republicans

25 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Independents

0 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.