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One suspect has been shot multiple times and a second fled after the men attempted to rob a Houston-area fast-food restaurant where two off-duty sheriff's deputies had stopped to eat. Authorities say the suspect who was shot was in critical condition at a hospital following the...
To help researchers, journalists and policymakers locate available research on the education of black males, University of Texas College of Education Professors Louis Harrison and Anthony Brown launched The Black Male Education Research Collection , a new website. African...
UPDATE: The identity of the deceased female from this crash has been identified as Lisa Ann Durocher, 45, of New Braunfels. PREIVOUSLY: Last night, the New Braunfels police and fire departments responded to the 1300 block of FM 306 at the intersection of Hunter Road, for a crash...
The Office of Governor Greg Abbott today released a video of the Governor updating Texans on the state’s efforts to combat the Zika virus and ensure that communities across the state are protected in the event of local transmission. To help raise awareness of Zika and to...
A federal judge has questioned whether the Texas district attorney prosecuting bikers arrested in a deadly melee outside a Waco restaurant last year has a conflict of interest. The Waco Tribune-Herald reported Sunday that U.S. District Judge Sam Sparks said the prosecutor has a...
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is making his first public appearance since being hospitalized last month with severe burns. Abbott on Monday will attend the groundbreaking of a nearly $900 million new harbor bridge in Corpus Christi. The project will eventually replace the aging hat-...
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange spoke via video chat to members of the Green Party during their national convention in Houston, criticizing the federal government and corporate America. The Houston Chronicle reports Assange spoke for about 20 minutes on Saturday. In his speech...
IT WAS VERY HOT FRIDAY AND A BABY FOUND IN A HOT CAR IN THE TOWN OF KAUFMAN IS LUCKY TO BE ALIVE. THE KAUFMAN FIRE DEPARTMENT SAYS THANKS TO GREAT TEAM FROM WORK FIREFIGHTERS AND POLICE THEY GOT THE CHILD OUT OF THE CAR FRIDAY MORNING. ACCORDING TO ONE OFFICER, THE BABY BOY'S...
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced the arrest of three suspected child predators in Crockett, Texas. The Office of the Attorney General’s Child Exploitation Unit conducted a joint sting operation with the Houston County Sheriff’s Office which led to the three...