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Texas mother shoots man attempting to steal car with kids inside

A young mother in Texas ran briefly into a gas station’s convenience store, leaving her children in the car. When she returned, a stranger was behind the wheel. After yelling at him to stop, the woman pulled a gun from the glove box and shot him in the head. The man, who is facing criminal charges, is in serious but stable condition, NBC’s national correspondent Miguel Almaguer reports for TODAY.

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