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The $700 million replacement project for Corpus Christi's Harbor Bridge is moving forward with four construction teams invited to submit proposals to the Texas Department of Transportation. Details remain undecided but the proposals are to be in by January for what's among the...
Target is "respectfully" requesting that shoppers not bring guns into their stores. The retailer posted a notice on its website Wednesday and quickly drew attention on Twitter . "Our approach has always been to follow local laws, and of course, we will continue to do so," the...
Texas’ Rio Grande Valley is the “center of gravity” for the nation’s immigration crisis — and for criminal cartels that hope to exploit the situation, the head of the state’s Department of Public Safety said Tuesday. Meantime, conditions have raised fears that infectious...
They are the shots seen 'round the world: Carcasses of a menagerie of exotic animals brought down by the bullets and arrows of a beaming 19-year-old Kendall Jones of Cleburne. The prolific young big game hunter has become the hunted on social media. After Jones posted pictures...
Food and merchandise vendors at Austin City Limits Festival may have a big technology shift ahead of them. Festival producers C3 Presents is testing out a new system that will allow festival-goers to make purchases without cash or credit cards. The new system will use radio...
Restaurateur Jose Flores is making a $4 million investment to build a new Flores Mexican Restaurant in Southwest Austin. Flores owns four restaurants in the Austin area. The newest will be at 4625 W. William Cannon Drive and will replace the original Oak Hill store, which...
Following Gov. Rick Perry 's travels to Sacramento earlier this month to promote Texas’ business climate, a California state senator has returned the favor. In a press conference Monday morning in front of the Texas Capitol, California Sen. Ted Gaines said he had "come to...
It turns out, the big winner in a $12 million Lotto Texas jackpot was the Foundation School Fund. The holder of a winning ticket worth $12 million in a January 1 lottery drawing had until 6 p.m. Monday to claim their prize before it reverted back to the state According to the...
Whitney Clark has been overweight since she was just a young girl. And she said over the years, she’s heard a lot of fat jokes and insults, but none quite like the ones she’s heard at a Whataburger restaurant off 1960 about a mile west of Highway 59. ”I just let it get to me...