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HOUSTON (AP) - Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and three fellow Republicans running for lieutenant governor kept things largely civil during their first debate. Indeed, the four often struggled to find key issues on which they disagreed during the Tuesday night debate in Houston...
DALLAS (AP) - Jurors hear a second day of testimony in Dallas as they wait for Mark Cuban to take the stand in his insider-trading trial. Testimony continues Wednesday, a day after attorneys laid out their cases for the federal jury. A government lawyer pointed to Cuban's will...
Joe Brown, a longtime Wichita Falls journalist with an expertise in farming who worked for both the local newspaper and a television station, has died. He was 78. Lee Anderson is business editor at the Wichita Falls Times Record News and a longtime close friend and colleague of...
A man suspected of a shooting rampage at a suburban Houston car wash that left three men dead, including his former employer, has surrendered to authorities. La-Melvin D. Johnson turned himself in at the Harris County Jail in downtown Houston late Monday, escorted by black...
The Texas Department of Public Safety says a West Texas man has been charged with intoxication manslaughter after the pickup truck he was driving slammed into another, killing five people. After the accident, both vehicles came to rest in a ditch. DPS Sgt. Bryan Witt says Ramon...
Police have brought new charges against a man accused of a string of rapes in south Dallas. Dallas police spokesman Warren Mitchell said Monday that Van Dixson is now charged with seven aggravated robberies. Dixson was already charged with five counts of aggravated sexual...
A jury is set to decide the government's lawsuit charging billionaire and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban with insider trading. Three men and seven women will hear the lawsuit in federal district court in Dallas. They were picked Monday from a pool of 64 prospects. The...
Getting covered under President Barack Obama's health care law might take you more than one sitting. In a media preview, it felt like a cross between doing your taxes and making an important purchase that requires research. "Nothing like this has ever existed before," said...
Construction has begun on a new $156 million international terminal for Southwest Airlines at Houston's William P. Hobby Airport. Houston Mayor Annise Parker joined other dignitaries in breaking ground Monday for the five-gate facility. Once completed in 2015, Dallas-based...