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Authorities in Southwest Texas are looking for someone who shot a mail carrier and then stole her vehicle. State and federal law enforcement officials are investigating the Saturday morning shooting of a rural mail carrier in Spring Branch in Comal County, about 30 miles north...
Records show that one of the largest school districts in Texas used parent information forms for years that contained inaccurate information about the special education process. The Houston Chronicle reports that Harris County's Klein Independent School District provided...
(Photo Credit: KLBJ Staff Photographer) Special prosecutors want Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's criminal trial on securities fraud charges moved elsewhere over claims that his hometown supporters have tainted the jury pool. The request Thursday comes as Paxton awaits trial...
UT logo AUSTIN—The University of Texas System and the Texas Association of Community Colleges have partnered to form the Texas Dual Credit Task Force—a first-of-its-kind collaboration to study programs that allow students to earn both high school and college credit for one...
(Credit: kafeinkolik / Shutterstock.com) FROM AAA TEXAS (Coppell, TX) – The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.09 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is the same as last week and 54 cents more per gallon than...
(Photo Credit: Bell County Sheriff's Office) A Texas court official has imposed a $4 billion bond on a 25-year-old man charged in a fatal shooting. Bell County Justice of the Peace Claudia Brown recently set the bond for Antonio Marquis Willis, who is charged with murder in the...
(Photo Steve Ikeguchi/Shutterstock) Marijuana activists are hoping for some forward progress in the Texas legislature this session. Hundreds gather at the steps of the Capitol in Austin yesterday to advocate 21st Century laws for cannabis in Texas. Heather Fazio with the...
(Photo Credit: Shutterstock) Advocacy groups are teaming up to champion Democratic bills designed to promote access to abortion and reproductive health care in Texas - but most appear to have little chance of passing. Eleven abortion rights and social organizations gathered...
(Photo Credit: Fox News) A late tweak to Texas' already strict anti-"sanctuary cities" bill that zoomed through the state Senate calls for jail time for sheriffs and other law enforcement officials who refuse to enforce federal immigration law. It also potentially allows for...