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(Credit: Associated Press) Nearly 4.9 million people voted in Texas' 30 largest counties during the early-voting period, surpassing the total number of votes cast throughout the state in the last midterm election. Secretary of state office data show that more than 540,000 people...
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(Credit: Associated Press) A Texas Republican congressional candidate has chided "Saturday Night Live" comic Pete Davidson for poking fun at the eyepatch he wears because he was badly wounded during his third tour in Afghanistan as a Navy SEAL. Davidson said during Saturday's "...
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Hutto saw a downward trend in crime rates across the city over the year. This is especially true when it comes to sexual assault, which has dropped by 14 percent since 2017. Hutto Police Chief Byron Frankland said it coincides with an ordinance passed last year that restricts...
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A Fayette County Deputy was shot in the face after he tried to serve a warrant Thursday evening. Deputy Calvin, "CJ", Lehmann, a single father to three girls, was sent in critical condition to Dell Seton Medical Center after the incident. LaGrange Police Chief David Gilbreath...
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User-error is being blamed as some early voters in 80 counties claim voting machines flipped their votes from one party to another. Charges that votes were being flipped are coming from those trying to vote straight ticket on eSlate voting devices. Sam Taylor of the Texas...
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Thousands of Central Americans continue to move through Mexico with the intention of crossing into the United States in any way they can. Governor Greg Abbott -- speaking on WTAW radio in College Station -- said more than 1000 Texas National Guard troops are currently on the...
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(Credit: Associated Press) Three years ago, criminal charges against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton appeared to put his political future in peril. But the Republican enters November's midterm elections favored to win a second a term while remaining under indictment. Paxton...
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(Credit: Associated Press) A Texas judge has delayed the second trial stemming from a chaotic 2015 shooting outside a Waco restaurant involving rival biker clubs and police that left nine people dead. The decision to postpone the Nov. 5 trial of Timothy Shayne Satterwhite on...
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Some students say they want more times and days to vote than they have been allotted. Democrats are pushing for it while Republicans are resisting because they say students already have all the time they need. North Hays County Republican Group President Wally Kinney calls the...