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United Airlines says one of its flight attendants intentionally deployed the emergency evacuation slide on an airplane after it had landed at Houston's Bush Intercontinental Airport. United spokesman Charlie Hobart says officials are still investigating why the flight attendant...
Federal prosecutors in East Texas say 16 people with ties to the Aryan Brotherhood gang have been indicted on firearms and drug trafficking conspiracy charges. U.S. Attorney John Bales announced on Monday the indictments, which were handed down last month by a federal grand jury...
AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Jaime Gonzalez, 36, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Gonzalez is wanted for possession of child pornography and...
AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today led a coalition of six Governors in filing an Amici Curae - or friend of the court brief - to the United States Supreme Court in United States of America v. Texas over President Obama’s executive amnesty order. Joining Governor Abbott in the...
Texas Democrats are cheering as The US Supreme Court unanimously rejects a Texas Republican attempt to block the 'one person one vote' rule. Texas Chairman Gilberto Hinojosa says they 'pray that Tea Party Republicans finally drop their efforts to make it harder instead of easier...
According to a press release Blue Bell sent to the FDA, a drainage system may have been the cause of the deadly listeria outbreak at their factory in Oklahoma. Investigators believe listeria was released into the air and settled on nearby equipment. They also think there was...
The reward for Mark Timothy McBride, 59, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of April. McBride is wanted for failure to comply with sex...
A woman has filed a lawsuit against Baylor University contending the Texas school was "deliberately indifferent" to rape allegations against a former football player who was later convicted of sexually assaulting her. The lawsuit alleges the largest Baptist school in the country...
Trucks will pay cheaper tolls on State Highway 130 starting next month. That's the decision today from the Texas Transportation Committee. In phase one beginning in April vehicles with four or more axles will see their tolls slashed by a third. Phase two in November could see...