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America is welcoming its first known set of all-girl quintuplets. The quints— Olivia , Ava , Hazel , Parker and Riley— were delivered via C-section last week at the Woman’s Hospital of Texas, the hospital’s CEO announced in a statement Tuesday. The girls, who Dr. Jayne Finkowski...
A Round Rock ISD track coach and algebra teacher is in the Williamson County Jail accused of having an improper relationship with a student, according to jail records. McNeil High School teacher and coach Chris Cotten, 42, is charged with indecency with a child by sexual contact...
The Transportation Security Administration has fired two screeners for conspiring to fondle male passengers as they came through a security checkpoint at Denver International Airport. One of the screeners, a man, signaled to a female colleague when a man he found attractive was...
Tulsa, Oklahoma (CNN) The Tulsa County deputy who shot and killed a man instead of using his Taser now faces a manslaughter charge. Video shows Reserve Deputy Robert Bates announcing he is going to deploy his Taser after an undercover weapons sting on April 2, but then shooting...
Texas will be well on its way to allowing gun owners with concealed weapons permits to start carrying their handguns openly in public places if the state House approves key gun legislation Tuesday. Lawmakers are set to debate House Bill 910 from state Rep. Larry Phillips , R-...
"Each of those owners was challenged in the way they were forced to acquire a car,” Diarmuid O'Connell, Tesla’s vice president for business development, said. Tesla's business model doesn't align with the state's laws that govern car sales. "In Texas, we can't tell what you the...
Texas state lawmakers on Monday will consider requiring drug testing for some welfare recipients, a controversial Republican Party priority that narrowly did not get passed in the last legislative session. The state House Human Services has scheduled an afternoon hearing on...
Two Maryland children who received national attention as so-called "free range kids" earlier this year because of their parents' decision to let them roam alone were taken into custody again Sunday by Child Protective Services. Danielle and Alexander Meitiv's children, ages 6...
Ending two years of speculation and coy denials, Hillary Rodham Clinton announced on Sunday that she would seek the presidency for a second time, immediately establishing herself as the likely 2016 Democratic nominee. “I’m running for president,” she said with a smile near the...