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Texas has twice as many motorists killed in vehicles colliding with wild animals than any other state. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), more than 5,000 vehicle/animal crashes occur annually on Texas highways and on average, 17 people are killed...
The man who founded the Schlitterbahn water park in Central Texas has died. Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts said in a statement Tuesday that Bob Henry died at his New Braunfels home a day earlier after a prolonged illness. He was 89. Gary Henry, president of Schlitterbahn...
Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller has deleted a post on his official Twitter account that used an obscenity to refer to Hillary Clinton. The Republican posted a purported presidential poll from Pennsylvania showing Donald Trump with 44 percent and Clinton 43. But rather...
A new report finds a drop in state funding and shrinking reimbursement rates are contributing to a sharp decline in the number of young children receiving care for often debilitating development and physical disabilities. The report released Tuesday by Texans Care for Children...
Baylor University's former Title IX coordinator says a top school official told her to never put anything in writing after she sent him a memo detailing her concerns that her authority was still being compromised even after the university had indicated it was trying to make...
Texas officials are not allowing oyster harvesting in parts of four Texas bays and are also severely shortening the season in another bay. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports Texas Parks & Wildlife officials have called off the start of oyster harvesting in sections of...
Alpine police say the reward for information leading to the whereabouts or safe return of a missing West Texas college student has increased to $200,000. Police announced the increase Monday in the disappearance of Zuzu Verk, a 22-year-old from Fort Worth who is a junior at Sul...
Dallas police say DNA results show several dogs seized after a woman was mauled and later died did not carry out the attack. A Dallas police statement Monday said the case involving the death of 52-year-old Antoinette Brown will be closed due to lack of evidence. Investigators...
Friday afternoon, October 28, the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Canine Unit conducted a traffic stop at the 658 mile marker on IH-10. After contact with the driver and passengers were made several criminal indicators were observed. Consent to search the vehicle was...