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Texas is one of several states that is expected to consider legislation banning the sale of unsafe used tires. The Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA), the national trade association for tire manufacturers, supports these efforts to rid Texas roadways of dangerous safety...
State Representative James White from the East Texas town of Woodville says his bill would make things a lot tougher on those involved in human trafficking, especially when it leads to the deaths of innocent victims. “In the course of being involved of human trafficking, if...
A Texas rodeo store has temporarily run out of baseball caps honoring Chris Kyle, the Navy SEAL depicted in the blockbuster movie "American Sniper." A roadside sign outside Grumps Burgers next door proclaims support for the families of Kyle and friend Chad Littlefield, who were...
CYPRESS, Texas - There will be extra patrols on hand as students go to school Wednesday morning. That's after students say a man tried to sell them drugs at a bus stop and it was caught on camera. The man was in a truck when he pulled up to the bus stop in the Copperfield "South...
AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Carlos Lopez Isaac, 59, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Isaac has a violent criminal past and is wanted for...
A jury of two men and 10 women was selected Monday at the trial for Eddie Routh, the man accused of killing Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield. Opening arguments are expected to begin on Wednesday. Defense attorneys have indicated they will try to show jurors that Routh is mentally...
Bruce Jenner is a sports icon and a reality TV star. But soon, he may also have a new title. According to published reports, the former Olympian plans to become a woman. And if those reports are true, a local transgender woman applauds Jenner's move. "I'm really excited for her...
As the trial for Eddie Routh – the man accused of killing Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield – gets underway, there is enhanced speculation about how the trial will play out. Defense attorneys have indicated they will try to show jurors that Routh is mentally insane. Jerry Loftin,...
AUSTIN -- A Texas lawmaker says it's time to protect teachers who stand up to unruly students, but he's filed a bill that would authorize deadly force. "One of the concerns they have is the lack of discipline in their classroom," said state Rep. Dan Flynn (R-Canton), who...