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DALLAS (AP) - Texas faces a less stringent mandate under the final version of a federal plan to reduce power plants' greenhouse gas emissions. Under the plan unveiled Monday, Texas would need to cut emissions by nearly 34 percent by 2030. The Environmental Protection Agency had...
The latest on Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who has been charged with felony securities fraud: 10:45 a.m. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has been booked at a Dallas-area jail on felony charges alleging that he misled investors before becoming the state's top lawyer...
The reward for Santos Francisco Sanchez, 47, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of August. Sanchez, who is a Texas Syndicate gang member, has...
Texas home prices hit an all-time high in the second quarter of 2015, while home sales remained strong amid high demand, according to the 2015-Q2 Texas Quarterly Housing Report released today by the Texas Association of Realtors. "The impact of lower oil prices continues to be...
Republican leaders in Texas are not rushing to the defense of Attorney General Ken Paxton before he's expected to turn himself in on felony securities fraud charges. A grand jury indictment is expected to be unsealed Monday near Paxton's home in suburban Dallas. Special...
A long-vacant lockup in a remote part of West Texas has been chosen to house Texas' most violent sex offenders. The Houston Chronicle ( http://bit.ly/1JZqG7Y ) reports that after a year-long search, state officials say about 190 men convicted of sex crimes will be held at the...
Vietnam War veterans waved to friends and family along a parade route in a North Texas town as part of a belated welcome-home event. The 2-mile parade route in White Settlement ended at Veterans Park on Saturday. The parade and celebration were hosted by the Naval Air Station...
Vietnam War veterans waved to friends and family along a parade route in a North Texas town as part of a belated welcome-home event. The 2-mile parade route in White Settlement ended at Veterans Park on Saturday. The parade and celebration were hosted by the Naval Air Station...
The Texas trooper who arrested a black Chicago-area area woman after a confrontation that began with a traffic stop had been cautioned about "unprofessional conduct" in a 2014 incident while he was still a probationary trooper. The disciplinary entry regarding Trooper Brian...