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Eight people — including five children and three adults — were found dead inside a Houston-area home following the arrest of a man who exchanged gunfire with police, Texas authorities said Sunday. Deputies were called to a home in the 2200 block of Falling Oaks Road about 9 p.m...
THE STATE’S $2-BILLION DOLLAR DEER HUNTING INDUSTRY MAY BE THREATENED THIS SEASON BY AN EPIDEMIC. TSN’S AUSTIN BUREAU CHIEF CHRIS FOX REPORTS THERE HAVE BEEN TWO MORE CONFIRMED CASES OF CHRONIC WASTING DISEASE. IT’S NEUROLOGICAL…IT ATTACKS THE BRAIN…IT’S BEEN CALLED THE MAD COW...
THE MUCH ANTICIPATED SCHOOL RATINGS ARE OUT FOR THE STATE OF TEXAS . DEBBIE RATCLIFFE WITH THE TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY SAYS 86 PERCENT OF CAMPUSES MET STANDARDS... RATCLIFFE SAYS 153 CAMPUSES ACROSS THE STATE EARNED DISTINCTIONS IN ALL SEVEN CATEGORIES. SEVEN PERCENT OF CAMPUSES...
Police say the suburban Dallas officer who shot and killed a college football player during a burglary call at a car dealership had never fired his weapon in the line of duty before. Arlington police officer Brad Miller is on administrative leave after the early Friday shooting...
Uber says an internal investigation found it mistakenly granted driver status to a man now accused of sexually assaulting a female passenger. WFAA-TV ( http://bit.ly/1KaiZvC ) of Dallas-Fort Worth reports Uber Dallas General Manager Leandre Johns revealed the problem in a letter...
State officials say they've complied with a court order and amended the death certificate of a man to include the name of his same-sex spouse. The Texas Department of State Health Services said in a statement Thursday night that John Stone-Hoskins of Conroe has been added to the...
Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick and many in The Sheriff's Association of Texas are not satisfied with the current immigration policy. Wednesday, they met at The Capitol and want the public to know what it could mean for public safety. Immigration is a topic that polarizes...
BRENHAM, Texas -- Blue Bell has the green light to sell ice cream for the first time in nearly four months, but the OK did not come from Texas. Alabama health inspectors approved production at their Sylacauga plant on Wednesday, but it does not mean customers can go out and buy...
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is asking for the Harris County District Attorney's Office to open an immediate criminal investigation of Planned Parenthood after a fifth video surfaced involving activities related to the organization. An anti-abortion group released the undercover video...