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(Photo Shutterstock/CrackerClips Stock Media) If I-35 is going to have tolled lanes, they'll have to be built without any taxpayer money. That's the word from TxDOT after Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Governor Dan Patrick. The Texas Tribune reports they told tranportation leaders in...
The Texas economy added 71,500 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in October. Annual employment growth for Texas was 2.6 percent in October, marking 90 consecutive months of annual growth. Texas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 3.9 percent, setting a record for the...
(Photo Facebook Johnson City Police Dept.) Johnson City's top cop is off the job. Mayor Dawn Capra tells KXAN that Chief Randall Holland was placed on indefinite suspension last Thursday for an unspecified personnel issue. Officer Marty Corcoran has been named interim chief.
(Credit: Shutterstock) Domestic violence cases have sharply increased in Texas in recent years. The Houston Chronicle reports that state figures show more than 214,000 wives, husbands, girlfriends and others were injured or died in 2016 at the hands of a family member. State...
(Credit: Associated Press) Another woman has stepped forward to accuse former President George H.W. Bush of inappropriately touching her. Roslyn Corrigan tells Time magazine that she posed for a photo with Bush in 2003 at a gathering of CIA officers north of Houston. She was 16...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding the public that the reward for Carlos Alberto Gonzalez-Barahona, 26, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes...
(Credit: Associated Press) A line of about 85 people snaked from the entrance of the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs and curved around the block as the house of worship opened its doors to the public at 5 p.m. for the first time since a deadly shooting last Sunday...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Frankie Lee Bell Jr., 29, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward of up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Bell, affiliated with the Bloods gang, is wanted for murder...
Authorities say the gunman who killed 26 people at a Texas church was able to buy weapons because the Air Force did not report his domestic violence conviction to the federal database. Federal officials said Monday that the Air Force didn't submit Devin Patrick Kelley's criminal...