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The Texas Department of Transportation has released its request for proposals for what could be as much as a $1 billion project to replace Corpus Christi's more than mile-long Harbor Bridge. The project includes removal of the 1950s-era existing bridge, designing and building a...
Gov. Rick Perry says he's creating a state task force to ensure Texas appropriately responds to infectious diseases like the Ebola virus. Perry on Monday announced the creation of the Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response. It will be overseen by Dr. Brett...
Just after closing around 2:30 Saturday morning, four armed men barged in at EJ's Place demanding money. Instead, a customer inside the bar, which is located on the 16500 block of Kuykendahl Road, pulled out his gun and started exchanging fire with the robbers. He shot and...
Bexar County authorities say they're working to identify human remains found by a group of children playing in the woods. Bexar County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Rosanne Hughes the kids found the bones Saturday evening while playing near a creek and one of their parents called...
Houston police are searching for two people who they say tried to rob and shoot an off-duty police officer outside of an Olive Garden restaurant. A department spokesman tells KPRC-TV that one of the suspects fired five to eight shots at the officer on Saturday night in southwest...
Electronic scanners to check for fevers are set to be used at five Dallas schools where students are under an Ebola watch. Some of the students at the five schools are under scrutiny after they were exposed to an Ebola-stricken man. Dallas school district spokesman Andre Riley...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The U.S. Department of Agriculture says a Texas company is recalling nearly 91,000 pounds of ground beef products that might be contaminated with pieces of metal. Corpus Christi-based Sam Kane Beef Processors is recalling the beef products after four...
The only house in Dallas designed by legendary architect Philip Johnson was listed last week for $27.5 million. Built in 1963, the mansion in the prestigious Preston Hollow neighborhood has hosted President Barack Obama twice for campaign fundraisers held by its previous owners...
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (AP) - A medical helicopter crashed early Saturday a few blocks from a North Texas hospital where it was headed, killing a patient it was transporting from nearby Oklahoma and seriously injuring the pilot and two medical personnel who were aboard,...