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Governor Greg Abbott today hosted a bill signing ceremony at Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) in Austin, TX where he ceremonially signed into law HB 32 (D. Bonnen, R-Angleton; Nelson, R-Flower Mound), which will permanently reduce the business franchise tax by 25 percent. Governor...
The National Hurricane Center says a broad area of low pressure near the Yucatan Peninsula could brew nasty weather along the Texas and Louisiana coasts and inland Monday night and Tuesday. Hurricane center spokesman Dennis Feltgen says the low may develop into a tropical system...
DALLAS (AP) -- James Boulware told family members that he had foreseen a deadly Japanese tsunami and the Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting in his dreams. Police say he choked his mother. And he seethed at police, blaming them for the lost custody of his son. Boulware, the...
3:10 p.m. Two years before he was linked to a violent attack on Dallas police headquarters, James Boulware was arrested after his family reported he was armed and might attack schools and churches in an East Texas town. Boulware's brother, Andrew, told The Associated Press on...
The superintendent of a South Texas school district has been suspended with pay following his arrest on charges he bribed the district's police chief. The Monitor in McAllen ( http://bit.ly/1JOhuIk ) reports that school board trustees for the Donna Independent School District...
Two people have been found dead after a house fire in Central Texas. The San Antonio Express-News ( http://bit.ly/1G5cZ5d ) reports that police in the town of Schertz, located to the northeast of san Antonio, said the fire was reported Saturday afternoon. Firefighters found the...
Police have confirmed the death of a man suspected of opening fire on police headquarters in Dallas. Police spokesman Maj. Max Geron confirmed the suspect's death on the department's Twitter feed Saturday. Police earlier Saturday said the suspect had identified himself as James...
SWAT team snipers "shot at the suspect ... through the front windshield of the van, striking the suspect," Dallas Police Chief David Brown said Saturday morning of a man suspected of spraying the Dallas police headquarters with bullets hours earlier. A bomb tech robot is being...
A teacher has been "relieved of her teaching duties" after posting a racist Facebook rant in response to recent events at a McKinney, Texas, pool party, according to a statement from Frenship Independent School District . Karen Fitzgibbons was a fourth-grade teacher a Bennett...