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Governor Greg Abbott today declared February 2nd "Texas Military Heroes Day" in honor of all Texans who have and continue to defend the United States of America. Last year, Governor Abbott declared February 2nd "Chris Kyle Day" in honor of Chief Petty Officer Chris Kyle. Today,...
AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today declared February 2nd "Texas Military Heroes Day" in honor of all Texans who have and continue to defend the United States of America. Last year, Governor Abbott declared February 2nd "Chris Kyle Day" in honor of Chief Petty Officer Chris Kyle...
A federal appeals court says the civil rights of a 37-year-old convicted sex offender aren't violated because he gets no pay for cultivating fields at a Texas prison. Inmate Kyle Farrar filed a federal civil rights lawsuit arguing it's wrong he's not getting paid and inhumane...
A state ethics board has declined to support Texas' attorney general using political donors to pay his mounting legal bills on criminal charges of defrauding investors. Monday's decision means Republican Ken Paxton could still use supporters' money to cover his criminal defense...
Sandra Bland's family is asking a judge to reject arguments from Texas that state Department of Public Safety reports related to the black woman's arrest, jailing and death last summer should be withheld from them. Texas says it has immunity from damages sought in a lawsuit...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - MIT student engineers won a competition to transform SpaceX and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk's idea into a design for a Hyperloop to move pods of people at high speed. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts,...
The reward for Robert Chrismon, 53, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of February. Chrismon is a violent sex offender, and is wanted for...
Today is the last day for Texans to register to vote in the March 1 primary, but you will also need to make sure you have proper identification when you cast your ballot. Texas election laws require voters to present an approved ID before entering the voting booth. Alicia Pierce...
Nearly 200 law enforcement leaders are considering new rules to change how officers use force that they say could significantly remake how policing in the United States has been done for decades. Police officers in Dallas will soon be taught to move backward during target...