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They say a nine year old boy was lured into a car...but...acting on a tip, officers found the kidnapper and rescued the boy in the parking lot of a grocery store on the city's southeast side. Homeland Security said the man planned to 'sell' the boy in laredo or eagle pass...
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A San Marcos cop who lost her leg after being hit by a drunk driver over two months ago can stand again. SMPD Chief Chase Stapp shared a video of Officer Claudia Cormier standing on a prosthetic leg while in physical therapy. Stapp called her 'an inspiration to us all." Just a...
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Gov. Greg Abbott tweets his outrage after a video of a dockless scooter rider on I-35 in Dallas rush hour traffic surfaces. Josh Weathryl shot the video on his dash cam and posted it on YouTube. Gov. Abbott remarked "That does it. I believe in less government. But allowing these...
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Consumer credit reporting agency Equifax and 50 attorneys general reached a record-breaking $600 million dollar data breach settlement. The breach, revealed in 2017 exposed personal information of almost half the US population and over 12 million Texans. Attorney General Ken...
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Rice University Political Scientist Mark Jones said the goal of Bonnen’s new Political Action Committee is to get House Republicans re-elected in 2020. He also mentioned that he will use that money to protect house incumbents with the main goal to protect the narrow Republican...
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CARRIZO SPRINGS, Texas (AP) - A former oilfield worker camp off a dirt road in rural Texas has become the U.S. government's newest holding center for detaining migrant children after they leave Border Patrol stations, where complaints of overcrowding and filthy conditions have...
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Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced this week that state sales tax revenue totaled $2.86 billion in June, 3.3 percent more than in June 2018. “Moderate growth in state sales tax revenue was led by receipts from the oil- and gas-mining, construction and services sectors,”...
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Michael Rios said last week he was at a local bakery with his one and two year olds when a man and the woman approached him and complimented the children. Rios said the conversation turned weird when the couple asked about a price. CBS Austin reports the couple offered $500...
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Texas is sending 1,000 National Guard soldiers to assist the federal government on the US-Mexico border. "There is an escalating crisis at the border, a crisis Congress is refusing to fix," said Gov. Greg Abbott in the Friday announcement. Texas Tribune reports the troops will...