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A teenage boy is hit by a car while riding his bicycle in Northwest Austin. Austin-Travis County EMS says the boy was riding near the intersection of Rustic Rock Drive and Spicewood Springs around 10:00 p.m. Tuesday night when he was hit. Medics arrived and began CPR and then...
A federal judge in Texas who's presiding over a lawsuit filed against President Barack Obama's immigration executive action says he will put on hold a ruling he issued last month ordering Justice Department attorneys to attend an ethics course. U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen...
Two people injured in a wreck in which a former astronaut is charged with murder remain hospitalized in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. A spokesman at DCH Regional Medical Center, Brad Fisher, says 37-year-old Pernell James is listed in good condition and will be discharged from the...
A West Texas grand jury has indicted three former Texas Tech football players for felony house burglary after they allegedly stole seven guns worth more than $14,000. Twenty-year-old Robert James Castaneda, 18-year-old Trace Keaton Ellison and 20-year-old Dakota Devon Allen were...
Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Troopers, inspectors and investigators will begin intensified commercial vehicle inspections from June 7 – 9 as part of Roadcheck 2016 , an annual three-day enforcement effort across North America to increase motor carrier, vehicle, driver...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public’s help in solving the April 13 attempted murder of Harris County Precinct 7 Deputy Constable Alden Clopton in Houston. As part of the Office of the Governor and Texas Crime Stopper’s Fallen Hero Reward – Texas...
A man accused of killing an 11-year-old Houston boy as the child walked home from school broke down sobbing in court as prosecutors told the judge the boy was stabbed at least 20 times. Andre Timothy Jackson Jr., charged with murder in the May 17 slaying of Josue Flores,...
The last known living 9/11 search dog has died in a Houston suburb at age 16. A statement from the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service says Bretagne, a golden retriever, was euthanized Monday at a veterinary clinic in the Houston suburb of Cypress. Bretagne was 2 years...
The Supreme Court will hear appeals from two African-American death-row inmates in Texas, including one who argued his sentence was based on his race. The justices on Monday said they will review death sentences for inmates Bobby Moore and Duane Buck. Moore was sentenced to...