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Posted on January 12, 2013 at 6:35 AM

Updated Saturday, Jan 12 at 7:06 AM

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — George P. Bush tells The Associated Press he's gearing up to run for Texas land commissioner next year, but first he wants to see if Rick Perry will seek re-election. Bush is the son of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and the nephew and grandson of the two former presidents. His Hispanic roots could help Republicans keep strong control in the state.

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A newspaper is reporting that cyclist Lance Armstrong will admit to doping throughout his career when he gives an interview to Oprah Winfrey. USA Today cites an anonymous source who says Armstrong likely won't get into the specifics of the allegations. The interview will be taped Monday at Armstrong's Austin home and broadcast Thursday night.

DALLAS (AP) — Robert F. Kennedy Jr. says his father always believed there was a conspiracy that led to the assassination of his brother, president John F. Kennedy. Robert Kennedy Jr. and his sister, Rory were interviewed last night in downtown Dallas. A year of observances has begun for the 50th anniversary of the assassination.

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The FBI and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are helping to investigate a package bomb explosion inside a home in Brownsville. Police say the blast yesterday injured 26-year-old Jesus Juarez, 30-year-old Iviz Machado and their daughter, Andrea Juarez. Their conditions weren't released.

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