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t was a moment of emotional release for the survivors of Mike and Cynthia McLelland as they learned that Eric Williams is going to Death Row. Family members cried and hugged, knowing the disgraced former justice of the peace will die by lethal injection. Meanwhile, the one-time...
Deputies shut down a large drug lab in northwest Harris County and confiscated over $1 million in drugs. Deputies arrested suspects at two locations, some at a warehouse and some at an apartment in the 1000 block of Pinemont Dr. The suspects in the apartment were linked to the...
Police say they were forced to shoot a man after an argument with an ex-girlfriend turned violent overnight in north Houston. According to the Houston Police Department, he was banging on her door and refused to go away. When police got there he didn't want to cooperate with...
Authorities are searching for a gunman after a TV meteorologist was shot during an altercation in the Central Texas station's parking lot. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the attack happened Wednesday morning outside KCEN-TV in Eddy, about 75 miles north of Austin...
A Texas Sunset Commission has recommended the Department of Aging and Disability, the body that regulates nursing home facilities in Texas be eliminated and combined with two other agencies under the umbrella of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. The proposal will...
Within four years, North Texas could become home to the world’s most advanced indoor snow center. Inevitably, the megaproject, which would include seven ski slopes, has raised questions over its potential impact on the environment and the economy. http://keranews.org/post/grand-...
A North Texas man who won a highly controversial auction to shoot a black rhino in Africa says he expects that hunt will go forward, despite threats to his life and a potential ruling by officials in Washington that could prevent him from bringing the animal back to the United...
An off-duty police officer opened fire on a knife-wielding shoplifting suspect at a Walmart store in Northeast Dallas early Tuesday morning. Investigators said Officer Larry Moody — who was working as a security guard — confronted the suspect shortly after midnight at the store...
A man is behind bars after leading deputies on a high speed chase through North Harris County. "All y'all young people this is what you all need to realize this is what them bars do to y'all, that Xanax," said Alex Ruiz, his father. It's a high speed chase this father claims was...