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While the number of uninsured children in Texas has gone down in recent years, the Lone Star State still struggles to provide health coverage for its youngest residents. (also from Children's Defense Fund) Research has shown Texas will pay significant costs by not accepting...
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is making his first court appearance on felony charges that accuse him of abusing his power when he vetoed funding for public corruption prosecutors. (Nov. 6)
NewsRadio KLBJ is proud to present Operation Thank You , which will raise money to help unite deployed soldiers and airmen with their families during the Thanksgiving holiday. Those deployed are in service of the National Guard and are on duty for Operation Strong Safety in the...
If you hunt deer in Texas, or you plan to eat deer meat, a coalition of concerned sportsmen and landowners says there are some things you should know about the deer and the safety of the meat. Sanders says breeding deer started as a way to replenish the deer population in Texas...
On the day last year when state Sen. Wendy Davis launched her bid for the Texas Governor’s Mansion, something she failed to mention got almost as much attention as the speech itself: her filibuster of a bill creating new abortion regulations. After all, it was that June 2013...
A stranger recently tried to break down the door of a Dallas homeowner as the homeowner looked out the window, and the incident was caught on camera. Homeowner Andrew Birmingham believes crooks have been casing his East Dallas neighborhood near 75 and Ross since last week. “They...
HOUSTON – Ten people were injured after a SUV crashes into a restaurant near NRG Stadium on Wednesday afternoon. Survelliance video shows a driving crashing into DiMassi's Mediterranean Buffet on the 8200 block of Kirby Drive near La Concha just before 2 p.m. More on thist story...
Texas appears to be in line to become the newest open carry state. On Wednesday, the Lone Star State’s new governor-elect Greg Abbott reiterated his campaign promise to support the open carry of firearms in his state. “If an Open Carry bill is passed by the House and Senate, I...
HOUSTON – The months leading up to elections can be tough as political candidates sling mud - campaigns can often be negative. But KHOU went to Tinsley Elementary and talked to 6 and 7-year-olds about politics in order to put a positive spin on the whole process.