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Stores are looking to cash in by tying merchandise to the erotic movie, "Fifty Shades of Grey," which is based on the best-selling novel. One store that's stocking "50 Shades" items is leaving some shoppers shocked. "I think the film is great. It's about women and having fun and...
When Friendswood Police pulled over Damon Fraser, they found something they'd never come across before, a new form of marijuana called marijuana wax and butter. "It's hit the streets so fast, so strong," said Wendell Campbell, an agent with the Drug Enforcement Agency. Marijuana...
Hundreds of people have gathered at the University of Texas to rally against how Hispanics were portrayed at a weekend fraternity party. One of the rally's organizers tells the Austin American-Statesman the Thursday event wasn't meant to attack the fraternity, but to educate...
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...