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A parade of potential 2016 GOP presidential hopefuls will be on display at an influential conservative group's annual summit. Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence are appearing Friday at a gathering of Americans for Prosperity in Dallas. On...
A tanker loaded with $100 million of crude oil that has been at the center of a dispute over Iraq’s oil billions vanished off the coast of Texas on Thursday. The Kurdish tanker disappeared from Coast Guard radar screens following a month of legal wrangling over whether it can...
Dallas Fire-Rescue workers are trying to determine how a man wound up trapped between two trains in West Dallas early Friday morning. The collision occurred around 4 this morning at Westmoreland Road and Singleton Boulevard, which remains closed during the investigation. Rescue...
HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, is making a comeback in San Antonio: infections are up 11 percent in 2013, the latest data indicates. Bexar County has the dubious distinction of having a rate of HIV infection nearly triple that of the rest of Texas. And Metro Health officials...
HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, is making a comeback in San Antonio: infections are up 11 percent in 2013, the latest data indicates. Bexar County has the dubious distinction of having a rate of HIV infection nearly triple that of the rest of Texas. And Metro Health officials...
As Texas' population continues to grow, transportation not just in Central Texas, but across the state is becoming more of an issue. A privately funded company is working to connect Houston and Dallas with a high speed rail, similar to Japan's bullet train. High speed trains...
Dallas Wayne Waddell, 49, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested last week in Mexico. Wanted in Hill County, Texas, Waddell had eluded capture for nearly ten years, and was one of the original fugitives placed on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex...
Argyle Independent School District is placing warning signs outside its four schools saying staff may use 'whatever force is necessary' to protect their students. The public will not be allowed to know which teachers, or how many, are armed with concealed pistols, but they have...
It was a powerful lineup of Texas Republicans who joined Comptroller Susan Combs early last year at a state Capitol news conference. Standing alongside the state’s chief financial officer was Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and the Legislature’s chief budget writers, House...