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In the near future, hemophiliacs could be able to treat their disease by simply swallowing a capsule. Thanks to a breakthrough led by researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, treatment for hemophilia can now be administered via a...
Today, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) filed Senate Bill 254, legislation that would require all state contractors and subcontractors to utilize the federal E-Verify system in determining the legal work status of their employees. E-Verify is an Internet-based system...
Austin, TX, November 28- Average retail gasoline prices in Austin have fallen 1.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.90/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 830 gas outlets in Austin. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.3 cents...
A Texas-based oil and gas company has reached a $430 million deal that will clear the way for more production in southeastern New Mexico. Concho Resources Inc. made the announcement this week, saying it has agreed to acquire dozens of square miles in the northern Delaware Basin...
A new border security approach promoted by the Texas Department of Public Safety has yielded at least one result - a bumper crop of traffic tickets. An analysis by The Dallas Morning News found that traffic stops in Starr and Hidalgo counties on the Texas-Mexico border accounted...
Police say a man trying to stop another man from beating a woman in a crowded San Antonio parking lot has been shot dead and a bystander has been critically wounded. The shooting happened Friday afternoon outside a Wal-Mart store. Police Chief William McManus says a man was...
This afternoon, New Braunfels police and fire departments responded to a vehicle vs train collision in the 300 block of West Mill Street. Initial reports indicated that the front of a blue sedan was struck by the locomotive of a Union Pacific train, causing the car to spin...
The New Braunfels Police Department is currently seeking residents and businesses that would like to participate in a new, voluntary program that registers their exterior surveillance system with the police department. One of the most effective ways to solve crimes is through...
Family and friends say a slain San Antonio police detective was a genuine and generous man who took seriously his job of protecting the community both on duty and off. Detective Benjamin Marconi's immediate family members declined to comment, but an aunt, Estela Ayala, says...