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FROM AAA Texas (Coppell, TX) – The statewide gas price average in Texas is now $2.14 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is one cent less than last week and 47 cents less per gallon than last year. Of the major...
Texas' highest criminal court has reversed a gag order in the case of one of the nearly 200 bikers arrested after a shooting last year outside a Waco restaurant that left nine dead. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals released the opinion Wednesday, a year after Matthew...
Over the past five years, more than 5,000 people have been killed in crashes involving teen drivers during the “100 Deadliest Days,” the period starting at Memorial Day when teen crash deaths historically climb. As the summer driving season begins, the AAA Foundation for Traffic...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Justin Lane Slatton Jr., 20, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Bell County Crime Stoppers and San Angelo Crime Stoppers are...
Authorities have accused a Central Texas man of pretending to be a police officer in order to get a meal discount at a restaurant. College Station Police say 29-year-old Folushayo Michael Gaiusbayode on multiple occasions this month went to a local restaurant and presented...
The leader of a Southeast Texas county has declared a disaster in an effort to assist oyster farmers struggling following recent heavy rain and flooding. Galveston County Judge Mark Henry on Tuesday announced the local declaration as a step to help oyster business owners get...
Amarillo police say the armed man who took two people hostage inside a local Wal-Mart was a store employee who had a work-related dispute with the manager and that there was no reason to believe the incident had any ties to terrorism. Police Sgt. Brent Barbee says the suspect,...
A Central Texas congressman says the US must step up to defeat radical Islamic terrorism on our shores. San Antonio/Austin Rep. Lamar Smith says the Orlando massacre "really is just an indication of what's to come if we don't stop ISIS and if we don't take more actions and...
UPDATE: The suspect arrested from yesterday’s incident has been identified as Raul D. Sarabia Jr., 50, of San Antonio. Following his arrest he was taken to the Comal County Jail and booked on: Aggravated Kidnapping - {1st Degree Felony} Evading Arrest or Detention in a Vehicle...