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(Photo credit: Associated Press) Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with a recurrence of a case of pneumonia he had earlier in the year. Bush spokesman Jim McGrath says the 92-year-old former president and father of former president George W. Bush...
(Photo credit: Shutterstock) A proposal allowing Texans to openly carry handguns without permits is eligible for a Texas House floor vote. A House committee Tuesday approved the bill by Republican Rep. James White of Hillister. Backers of the 2nd Amendment call the issue "...
(Photo credit: Shutterstock) The Texas Board of Education is voting again this week on revised science curriculums requiring students to "evaluate scientific explanations" on the "complexity" of human cells and on the origin of DNA. That's language which academics say...
Photo: DPS AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public’s help in solving the 1981 murder of Virginia “Ginger” Freeman, 40, in Brazos County, and a reward up to $6,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of those responsible...
(Photo: Shutterstock/ wk1003mike) Officers with the New Braunfels Police Department responded to County Line Elementary School Tuesday morning for a report that a child had a firearm in their school bag while on campus. The loaded handgun was discovered by the student (an 8-year...
(Credit: Texas Lyceum) Immigration enforcement and reform, the hot button issue that was intensely debated in the 2016 Presidential Election and remains front and center for lawmakers grappling with the issue on local, state and federal levels, is the focus of the 2017 Texas...
(Credit: Humble Police Department) Court records show a Houston-area woman is accused of placing a plastic bag over the head of her 1-year-old son and sending video of the abuse to relatives because she was upset that the child's father had a new girlfriend. Twenty-three-year-...
(Credit: Associated Press) The embattled director of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission has resigned after lawmakers sharply criticized her agency taking taxpayer-funded trips to Hawaii and San Diego. Sherry Cook's resignation came weeks after the Texas Tribune reported on...
(Credit: Harris County Sheriff's Office) A special prosecutor has been named to pursue the case of a Houston man accused of killing a sheriff's deputy at a gas station. Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon will prosecute Shannon Miles, the man charged with killing...