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Governor Greg Abbott today released the following statement upon receiving confirmation that Texas residents Sean Copeland and his son Brodie were among the victims in the Nice terrorist attack: “In the wake of the most recent terrorist attack in France, Texans awoke on Friday...
Authorities have described the Dallas sniper as a loner. President Barack Obama called him "demented." But in multiple interviews with The Associated Press, Micah Johnson was remembered by friends, comrades and acquaintances as a gregarious, even "goofy" extrovert. A fellow Army...
A Houston man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty for his role in the 2012 fatal shooting of an individual over a pair of Air Jordan sneakers the victim had just bought. As part of a plea agreement with prosecutors, Anthony Quinn Wade pleaded guilty on...
Texans are known for opening their hearts and their wallets to others in times of need. Attorney General Ken Paxton today encouraged any citizens who want to donate to the victims of the Dallas shootings to give compassionately, but give carefully. The Dallas Police Department...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding the public that the reward for Tommy Dale Sells Jr., 39, has increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of July. Sells, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding the public that the reward for Tommy Dale Sells Jr., 39, has increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of July. Sells, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s...
Coppell, TX) – The statewide gas price average in Texas is now $2.06 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is three cents less than last week and 50 cents less per gallon than last year. Of the major metropolitan areas...
The U.S. Air Force says a 21-year-old airman has died while training in Central Texas. The San Antonio Express-News reports the Air Force said Tuesday that the airman died Thursday at Camp Bullis, a sprawling training ground in Bexar County. The newspaper reports the Air Force...
Health officials are reporting the first Texas case of a baby born with microcephaly linked to the Zika virus. Department of State Health Services Commissioner Dr. John Hellerstedt says lab tests confirm the baby recently born in Harris County has the virus infection that can...