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Police said two adults were found dead inside a home on the 2500 block of Edinburgh Street Wednesday afternoon. Veronica Dunnachie, 35, was arrested without incident 11 miles away at Millwood Hospital on North Cooper Street, a mental health facility. She is facing a capital...
HOUSTON -- Police are hoping new photos of a missing 11-month-old Houston baby will lead to tips in the case. The FBI is assisting in the nationwide search for little Achilles Lambert, whose mother was found stabbed to death inside a refrigerator Monday. Police believe the baby...
Representative Armando Martinez from Weslaco says the purpose of HB 45 is to reflect the annual rate of inflation and adjust retirees' benefits accordingly, similar to what's done for Social Security recipients. He says during the last legislative session retirees...
Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) filed legislation to make higher education more affordable by addressing the dramatic cost growth at Texas' public colleges and universities . Schwertner's SB 233 would cap tuition and fees at their current levels and limit any future...
Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Tuesday he won't make up his mind about running for president until the middle of next year, but he doesn't feel pressure to announce sooner because most people expect that he will. "People think we're going to run, and that's not...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov.-elect Greg Abbott revealed his priority issues for the 2015 Legislature. Abbott, who has been Texas attorney general since 2002, held a Monday news conference at the Texas Capitol. He was easily elected governor last month, and has since led a 20-state...
Police have arrested three people and are actively looking for a fourth suspect after a string of crimes in multiple North Texas cities. Police say it all began with a home invasion in Flower Mound around 9 p.m. Sunday in the 5600 block of Suncrest Drive. A man who lives at the...
Investigators are on the hunt for a killer after a woman's body was found inside a refrigerator in southwest Houston. Police say a strong odor led a maintenance worker to an upstairs unit at the Braeswood Oaks apartments on Monday afternoon. Homicide detectives spent all...
Tesla passed on Texas as the site of its new $5 billion battery factory, but the company still hopes to sell its electric cars directly to Texans over the Internet, instead of through dealerships, and it is dangling the carrot of future investment projects as an incentive. The...