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FOR YEARS DOCTORS HAVE DIFFERED ON THE VALUE OF WHAT IS CALLED 'BYSTANDER C-P-R.' WHETHER IT HELPS FOR BYSTANDERS TO HELP HEART ATTACK PATIENTS. CARDIOLOGIST JOHN HIGGINS OF U-T HEALTH IN HOUSTON SAYS NEW STUDIES SHOWS IT IS VERY USEFUL..ESPECIALLY SINCE C-P-R HAS BEEN...
A growing number of Texans are seeking treatment for methamphetamine addiction, reversing a downward trend in abuse in the state since a 2006 federal law banned over-the-counter sales of medicine containing the synthetic drug pseudoephedrine. Last year 6,219 Texans sought...
TROOPERS INSPECTED NEARLY 79 HUNDRED BIG RIGS AND BUSES FROM JUNE SECOND TO THE FOURTH...AND FOUND PROBLEMS WITH SOME 17 HUNDRED OF THEM. DPS TROOPER LONNIE HASHELL SAYS DRIVERS WERE CHECKED TO MAKE SURE THEY WERE IN COMPLIANCE...212 DID NOT...SOME HAD THE WRONG KIND OF LICENSE...
An East Texas man has been arrested in the stabbing death of a West Texas teenage girl 26 years ago. Thompson Ward Stricklen Jr. is in Ector County Jail in Odessa jailed on murder and sexual assault charges. Bond is set at $350,000. Jail records don't list an attorney for the 52...
A federal energy agency is reviewing a proposed transnational pipeline that would cross the Big Bend, one of the few regions of Texas without oil and gas activity. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is evaluating the 143-mile pipeline, even though only the 1,000-foot...
The Texas Supreme Court has ordered the city of Houston to repeal a newly adopted equal rights ordinance or let voters decide if they want to ban discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. The all-Republican court ruled Friday that "legislative powers" were...
Dallas emergency responders and bystanders joined forces to lift a car from a motorcycle rider who was trapped following a traffic accident. Dallas police on Thursday released patrol car video of the July 9 rescue. Security video from a nearby building shows a car slowing to...
A judge has been recused in the case of one of 177 people arrested following a shootout at a Waco restaurant involving bikers and police. A senior judge on Thursday removed McLennan County Justice of the Peace Pete Peterson from Matthew Clendennen's case. Peterson signed...
July 22nd, 2015 - THE WEBB COUNTY YOUNG REPUBLICANS DISAVOW THE RECENT COMMENTS MADE BY DONALD TRUMP. In light of the news that Donald Trump will be visiting Laredo, our club releases the following: STATEMENT FROM THE WEBB COUNTY YOUNG REPUBLICANS: As an active Young Republican...