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Texas parents get custody of kids living in bus

CONROE, Texas — Nearly a year after their two children were found living virtually unsupervised in an old school bus in Southeast Texas, two parents regained full custody Tuesday when a judge dismissed a child welfare case against them.

‘‘It feels really good,’’ said Sherrie Shorten, of Splendora, after she and her husband, Mark, appeared at a hearing.

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