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(Coppell, TX) – As people clean up from this week’s violent hail storms across the Lone Star State, AAA Texas reminds owners of damaged homes, cars and trucks to be cautious of scams. AAA Texas encourages storm victims to avoid cleaning and repair scams by working with their...
UPDATE: Today, federal, state and local authorities arrested eight individuals and are looking for three others in connection with a heroin/cocaine trafficking operation in the Seguin and New Braunfels, TX areas announced United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., Federal...
HOUSTON (AP) - An anti-abortion activist who made undercover videos at Planned Parenthood clinics claims a Texas district attorney colluded with the provider to obtain an indictment accusing him of falsifying records to make his secret recordings. Attorneys for David Robert...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Supreme Court has dismissed the state's effort to overturn an Austin lesbian couple's marriage that came months before same-sex weddings were legalized nationwide. Three justices objected Friday. Nonetheless, the Republican-controlled court has...
Texas prison officials are cracking down on social media accounts managed for inmates by friends or relatives while the prisoners themselves have no internet access because they're locked up. Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesman Jason Clark said Thursday the agency has...
The trauma surgeon who treated a Houston deputy constable for multiple gunshot wounds says the deputy remains in critical condition, is recovering "fairly routinely" and should make a full recovery. Dr. Joseph Love says the deputy, Alden Clopton, has six wounds to his abdomen...
The statewide gas price average in Texas is now $1.90 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is three cents more than last week and 32 cents less per gallon than last year. Of the major metropolitan areas surveyed in the...
AUSTIN – Dustin Ray Smith, 33, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after turning himself in on Tuesday in Amarillo. Smith was wanted for failure to register as a sex offender, evading arrest and probation violation. The arrest was not the result of a tip, and...
Two seconds. That’s how long Rodney Matthews, former construction inspector for the Texas Department of Transportation, had to react after he heard a crash and a driver drove through his work zone. Matthews was thrown 30 feet in the air and sustained a concussion and severe...