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AUSTIN— After flooding left more than 50 Texas state parks drenched over the Memorial Day weekend, communities and park staff statewide have banded together to clean up, restore, and reopen most of the damaged sites. Thanks to their efforts, only four parks remain closed; Cedar...
As thousands of young Texans return to college this fall, the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission has a message for retailers: Protect your business by refusing to sell alcohol to anyone under 21. TABC agents across the state will be taking part in an undercover operation...
As thousands of young Texans return to college this fall, the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission has a message for retailers: Protect your business by refusing to sell alcohol to anyone under 21. TABC agents across the state will be taking part in an undercover operation...
An ethics investigation into an influential conservative group is putting Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton against one of his biggest donors. Court filings show that Paxton's office is now representing the Texas Ethics Commission in a long-running probe of Empower...
Information released from the Ashley Madison data breach shows Texas showing up in the top 25 of cities in the world with Ashely Madison accounts. According to a table compiled by Business Week, Houston comes in at number 7 with nearly 197 thousand users. San Antonio comes in at...
The athletic director for Liberty High School says their biggest rival right now is a team of hogs. The hogs have left 6-foot ruts that could lead to major problems for players on the field. The team figured out the hogs are coming from woods behind the school so they set a trap...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - An El Paso clinic closed by Texas' tough abortion laws is set to become the state's first to reopen since the U.S. Supreme Court temporarily blocked enforcement of key restrictions. The reopening of the Reproductive Services facility would bring to 20 the...
A registered sex offender who cut off his ankle monitor and fled a Fort Worth halfway house in early August was found dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound Saturday in South Carolina, say state authorities. Four people have been arrested and charged with assisting...
Lobster, alligator and buffalo fried delicacies are among the eight finalists for this year's State Fair of Texas best tasting and most creative foods. Fair officials in Dallas announced the finalists Tuesday. Winners will be chosen Aug. 30 by a panel of celebrity judges. The...