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FRIENDSWOOD, Texas (AP) - Authorities say a South Texas high school student was airlifted to a hospital after being stabbed by a peer during an altercation on campus. Spokeswoman Elaina Polsen of the Clear Creek school district says the fight between the two Clear Brook High...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - As national unrest swells over police officers not indicted in high-profile shootings, a Texas House panel is trying to calm public concerns that prosecutors who investigate officer-involved incidents are biased. Parents of children shot by Texas law...
***UPDATE**** The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles says that based on a review of its records, as well as the inspection report issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety, it has determined that the motor carrier that struck the bridge in Salado didn't have the legally...
As national unrest swells over police officers not indicted in high-profile shootings, a Texas House panel is trying to calm public concerns that prosecutors who investigate officer-involved incidents are biased. Parents of children shot by Texas law enforcement officers told...
A federal judge in Texas has blocked temporarily federal rules that would have expanded medical leave benefits to some gay couples. In a 24-page ruling filed Thursday in Wichita Falls, Texas, U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor granted a preliminary injunction that stays expansion...
A Texas Senate education panel is considering a sweeping but divisive voucher plan that would let families get state funding to send their children to private and religious schools. The proposal championed by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and Senate Education Committee Chairman Larry...
New U.S. Census Bureau figures show Texas is the nation's second-largest state for population with about 27 million people. California was the nation's most populous state in 2014, with 38.8 million residents. The Austin-Round Rock area is the nation's third-fastest growing...
Agents with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission's Field Operations Division conducted more than 900 stings at bars, clubs and other alcohol-selling establishments statewide March 9-20 as part of an effort to prevent alcohol sales to minors during Spring Break. In all, agents...
Agents with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission's Field Operations Division conducted more than 900 stings at bars, clubs and other alcohol-selling establishments statewide March 9-20 as part of an effort to prevent alcohol sales to minors during Spring Break. In all, agents...