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A copy of more than 800 hours of video footage shot of Texas lawmakers by a nonprofit group tied to conservative causes has been turned over to Breitbart Texas , the news organization’s managing director, Brandon Darby, confirmed to The Texas Tribune late Sunday. “Some of it is...
Official: Over 20 injured, homes destroyed after Texas storm UNDATED (AP) - An emergency management official in a northeastern Texas county says about two dozen people are injured and homes have been completely destroyed after a severe storm struck the small town of Van. The...
At least 10 adults are unaccounted for after a tornado hit the East Texas town of Van, injuring more than two dozen people. Van Zandt County Fire Marshal Chuck Allen said Monday that 26 people were transported to hospitals by emergency personnel. Allen says an unknown number of...
Former U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright will be buried at a historic cemetery in his hometown of Weatherford that also serves as the final resting place of other famous Texans. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram ( http://bit.ly/1J2H4Yr ) reports that the Wright family plot is only steps...
Hundreds of supporters of marijuana reform marched in support of bills in the Texas legislature that could change marijuana laws. "They want to see change and they want to see it now," said Deputy Director of Texas National Organization for Reforming Marijuana Laws Jax Finkle...
Federal health officials said Friday that they were never told of repeated findings of listeria at a Blue Bell Creameries facility before an outbreak linked to the ice cream turned deadly. Results of a Food and Drug Administration investigation released this week showed the...
Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports yesterday before 10 am, Fayette County K9 Interdiction Officer Thumann conducted a Traffic Stop on I-10 at the 658 MM E/B for a Traffic Violation. While interviewing two individuals in the vehicle, Criminal Indicators were observed...
Blue Bell ice cream had evidence of listeria bacteria in its Oklahoma manufacturing plant as far back as March 2013, a government investigation found. The Texas-based company continued to ship ice cream produced in that plant after what the Food and Drug Administration says was...
A remote area of North Texas has experienced an earthquake that was unusually strong for the region. The U.S. Geological Survey says the 4.0 magnitude quake was recorded at 5:58 p.m. CDT Thursday centered on Mountain Creek, about 30 miles southwest of Dallas in Johnson County,...