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In a continuing push to sign-off on almost anything gun, the Texas Senate approved a bill Tuesday night to allow applicants to qualify for a concealed-handgun license to use either a revolver or a semi-automatic pistol. Under current law, Texans who qualified to carry a revolver...
DALLAS (AP) - A rare $10 bill from 1929 marked with the name of the Texas town of West is set to be auctioned off to benefit the families of victims of the deadly fertilizer plant explosion there. Dallas-based Heritage Auctions will offer up the bill Tuesday. The April 17...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Members of an elite search and rescue team from Texas have been dispatched to Oklahoma to help with recovery following a deadly tornado. Gov. Rick Perry on Monday night announced activation of Texas Task Force 1 (one). The emergency response came after a...
COLORADO CITY, Texas (AP) - Hundreds of people are joining the parents of a 13-year-old Texas cheerleader to remember the teenager who disappeared in December 2010 and turned up dead last month. Through songs and prayers they remembered Hailey Darlene Dunn's short life. The...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - Supporters say a new water taxi service across the Corpus Christi Ship Channel is meant to bolster tourism in the city's Sports Entertainment Arts District. The Harbor Water Taxi will operate on weekends starting June 1 through the summer. The water...
DALLAS (AP) - Emergency responders have been searching for a Dallas firefighter who reported by radio being trapped while battling a blaze at a condominium complex. Dallas Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans says the search continues for the firefighter unaccounted for in the six-...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Two women playing video games at a North Texas convenience store and a worker have been burned after a suspect set one of those customers on fire. The Fort Worth Fire Department says the incident happened early Monday. Another woman suspected of throwing...
FLOWER MOUND, Texas (AP) - A legal battle between a suburban Dallas neighborhood association and a homeowner seeking to install solar panels on his house exposed problems with a state law passed in 2011. Jay Squyres and the Wellington of Flower Mound Residential Association have...
HOUSTON (AP) - Police say they have taken into a custody a man they believe may be linked to the killing of a U.S. postal worker in suburban Houston. The San Jacinto County Sheriff's Office said on Sunday they had taken 36-year-old James Wayne Ham into custody. Postal inspectors...