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A second-grade teacher at a north Fort Worth elementary school is accused of using a "spy pen" to surreptitiously take a video of an 18-year-old visitor while she bathed at his Springtown home. Brian Paul Weaver, 38, surrendered about 2 p.m. Friday at the Parker County Jail,...
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Revelers will not be flogged or locked in wooden stocks for drinking too much ale or other libations at the Texas Renaissance Festival. But if some of the 50,000 daily attendees have impaired driving when they leave, they may wind up being booked into the Montgomery County Jail...
The Texas State University System announced this week that it soon will offer a doctoral program in materials science, engineering and commercialization, aimed at producing scientists who help develop materials used in the next generation of electronics, medicines, plastics,...
Texas A&M student leaders have rejected a bill critical of the current system of allowing illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition. The Student Senate earlier this month endorsed a bill that condemned allowing illegal immigrants to pay the same tuition rates as Texans. The...
Is part of this $12.29 million yours? The Internal Revenue Service wants to know. The income tax agency has more than $12 million in undelivered refunds to 9,820 Texans. The IRS wants them to have their money. A total of 624 San Antonians, among 662 Bexar County residents, have...
The 33-year-old woman suffered from bulimia, anorexia and drug addiction. Her psychiatrist, Dr. Wayne C. Jones of Richardson , prescribed stimulants, antidepressants, anti-psychotics and a drug used to treat a thyroid condition. After the woman died of an overdose, a suicide,...
A family wanted to give four Texas children a better life, but the adoption ended, they say, in disaster, with their own biological children hurt. News 8 travels to Arizona… we'll have their story-and what they say is the state's stunning defense.