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AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today underwent a successful skin graft procedure at Brooke Army Medical Center to repair damage from significant burns on both feet. On the recommendation of doctors, Governor Abbott will extend his stay at Brooke Army Medical Center to allow for...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public’s help in solving the 1990 murders of two brothers – Derrick Jackson, 12, and James Edwards, 14 – in Vernon. As part of a DPS public awareness program, one unsolved case is featured by the Texas Rangers...
When the first shots rang out, Marcus Carter was standing on a downtown Dallas street corner. Beau Nazary was tending to customers in his family's Mediterranean restaurant. And Gillian Breidenbach was in her high-rise condo, her teenage son with friends somewhere below the...
A United Airlines plane blew out two of its tires when a pilot abruptly stopped its takeoff from a Houston airport due to concerns about a possible mechanical problem. Airport officials say the Boeing 737 was taking off from Bush Intercontinental Airport to Denver at around 6 a...
More than 1,000 people have gathered in downtown Dallas to attend a candlelight vigil for the five police officers killed during a protest march. Speakers at the Monday night vigil included police officials and friends of the slain officers. Portraits of the officers were...
AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today visited Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio where he received additional treatment on the 2nd and 3rd degree burns that he sustained on both legs below the knees and both feet after coming into contact with scalding water. Following the...
Funeral arrangements have been released for two of the Dallas police officers and the DART police officer who were killed in last Thursday’s ambush attack in downtown Dallas. DART Officer Brent Thompson Funeral services will be held for Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) Officer...
The family of one of the five Dallas police officers fatally shot last week is thanking the public for its support and asking people to keep all police in their prayers. Brent Thompson was a 43-year-old officer with the Dallas Area Rapid Transit authority. He was killed Thursday...
Republican Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas sustained "extensive second- and third-degree burns" on both legs below the knees and on both feet and could miss next week's Republican National Convention. Spokesman Matt Hirsch said Sunday that Abbott was in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on...