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Police say two goats were fatally shot on the Magnolia Homes property in Waco, Texas, featured on the HGTV television show "Fixer Upper." Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said Sunday that investigators are trying to determine who killed the livestock. Police believe one or...
U.S. Housing Secretary Julian Castro says he isn't being vetted as a potential running mate for Democrat Hillary Clinton. Castro deflected questions Friday while in his hometown of San Antonio about whether he would accept an invitation from Clinton to become her vice...
FROM AAA Texas (Coppell, TX) – The statewide gas price average in Texas is now $2.14 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is one cent less than last week and 47 cents less per gallon than last year. Of the major...
Texas' highest criminal court has reversed a gag order in the case of one of the nearly 200 bikers arrested after a shooting last year outside a Waco restaurant that left nine dead. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals released the opinion Wednesday, a year after Matthew...
Over the past five years, more than 5,000 people have been killed in crashes involving teen drivers during the “100 Deadliest Days,” the period starting at Memorial Day when teen crash deaths historically climb. As the summer driving season begins, the AAA Foundation for Traffic...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Justin Lane Slatton Jr., 20, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Bell County Crime Stoppers and San Angelo Crime Stoppers are...
Authorities have accused a Central Texas man of pretending to be a police officer in order to get a meal discount at a restaurant. College Station Police say 29-year-old Folushayo Michael Gaiusbayode on multiple occasions this month went to a local restaurant and presented...
The leader of a Southeast Texas county has declared a disaster in an effort to assist oyster farmers struggling following recent heavy rain and flooding. Galveston County Judge Mark Henry on Tuesday announced the local declaration as a step to help oyster business owners get...
Amarillo police say the armed man who took two people hostage inside a local Wal-Mart was a store employee who had a work-related dispute with the manager and that there was no reason to believe the incident had any ties to terrorism. Police Sgt. Brent Barbee says the suspect,...