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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...
Texas officials are investigating an increasing number of Cyclospora parasite infections, asking for help from health care providers and warning the public that fresh produce is the possible source. As of Thursday, 72 cases had been confirmed, according to Christine Mann. That's...
ESPN reports that a Baylor football player arrested this week on a felony stalking charge was allowed to play in 2015 despite being accused of sexual assault and violating a "no contact" order with the alleged victim. Rami Hammad was suspended from the Baylor football team on...
A former jailer has been indicted after being accused of providing information to a biker later arrested in the deadly shootout outside a Waco Twin Peaks restaurant. The Waco Tribune-Herald reports a grand jury Wednesday indicted Jennifer Guftason Howell on a misuse of official...
Today the Texas Department of State Health Services held a hearing on a new rule that ensures the bodies of aborted children will be treated with respect and human dignity through cremation or burial, rather than be disposed of as medical waste. Texans from across the state came...
Yesterday, an Austin businessman was convicted by a federal jury on four counts of filing false tax returns and corruptly endeavoring to obstruct and impede the due administration of the internal revenue laws, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Caroline D...
The last thing on the mind of a student headed off to college this month may be renters insurance, but it might be the first thing if a disaster strikes. When it comes to renters insurance, most students don’t think about it, don’t have it or think it’s too expensive. “Unless...