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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...
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...