The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for Sept. 5, 2013

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•    San Antonio Passes LGBT Nondiscrimination Ordinance: "Before a crowd of hundreds at City Hall, the San Antonio City Council adopted a controversial ordinance Thursday aimed at preventing discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity."

•    Wendy Davis' Father, Jerry Russell, Dead at 77: "Jerry Russell, the father of state Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, died Thursday, according to a message she posted on Facebook."

•    On the Border, Cruz Talks Obamacare, Immigration, Syria: "U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz on Thursday continued his campaign against the White House’s health care plan during a tour ...

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