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HOUSTON (FOX 26) - There are troubling allegations at Houston ISD's Westbury High School where insiders say teachers have been ordered to change failing grades to passing for dozens of students. "These students didn't do the work. They did not complete the assignments. They sat...
The Baltimore mother caught on video repeatedly smacking her son after catching him throwing things at police during rioting in Baltimore told CBS News that she was only concerned about protecting him. "He gave me eye contact. And at that point, you know, not even thinking about...
BASTROP — Saying he wants to squelch conspiracy theorists and educate the public on the true nature of military training exercises planned over the summer, Bastrop County Judge Paul Pape has invited U.S. Special Operations Command representatives to provide details of the...
BASTROP (KXAN) — With nowhere to stand, and an overflow room just as packed, people from Bastrop County and other areas came armed with questions about Operation Jade Helm 15. The military training exercise will happen this summer on private property in the county. “We...
Chipotle on Monday becomes the first major restaurant chain to say “no” to GMOs. As of this week, the 1831-restaurant fast food chain will only serve food that is free of genetically engineered ingredients, the New York Times reports , disdaining the use of crops whose DNA is...
A young mother has spoken of her humiliation after a dental assistant apparently removed her nine-month-old son from her arms without asking while she was breastfeeding him in the dentist's chair. Tayler Chaice Buzbee was forced to make an emergency appointment at an Aspen...
The clock is starting to run out on contentious immigration legislation offered this year by tea party Republicans in the Legislature. With five weeks left in lawmakers’ session, hard-line measures — including bills on college tuition for those in the U.S. illegally and on “...
The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation says the global philanthropy is working quickly to remedy mistakes it made in how it disclosed donors, saying that its policies on transparency and contributions from foreign governments are “stronger than ever.” Maura Pally...
The words on the cellphone screen called the 12-year-old girl ugly. Told her to rot in hell. Urged her to kill herself. Jennifer Smith’s anger at the online messages tormenting her daughter turned to disbelief when the attacks moved to the McKinney mother’s Instagram account...