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A Texas company has recalled nearly 25 tons (23 metric tons) of smoked sausage products due to possible plastic contamination. The U.S. Department of Agriculture released a statement Friday saying the recall by Eddy Packing Co. involves products with packing dates of April 5 and...
Skilled workers in Texas are still looking for jobs as U.S. employment in the oil and gas industry continues to lag behind rising oil prices. The Houston Chronicle reports that job seekers hoping for an oil market recovery will likely have to wait before companies increase...
Gov. Greg Abbott has granted Harris County's request to hold an August special election in which residents could be asked to approve as much as $2.5 billion to finance critical flood-control projects. The county was the hardest hit by flooding by Hurricane Harvey. Abbott...
A person familiar with the search tells The Associated Press that San Antonio Spurs assistant Becky Hammon plans to interview for the Milwaukee Bucks' coaching job. The person requested anonymity because the team does not comment on potential candidates. A woman has never been a...
The National Rifle Association has tweeted at followers to avoid patronizing a Dallas restaurant that said it's donating a portion its proceeds this week to "organizations dedicated to implementing reasonable and effective gun regulations." The restaurant, Ellen's, is located in...
The mayor of a small Texas town who came out as transgender after being appointed to the job has lost her election bid for a full two-year term. The Dallas Morning News reports that New Hope Mayor Jess Herbst was running to become the first openly transgender elected official in...
A new church has broken ground in the Texas town of Sutherland Springs six months after a gunman killed more than two dozen people during a Sunday service. Sherri Pomeroy of First Baptist Church says Saturday's groundbreaking was held on the six-month anniversary of the...
(Photo: News4SA.com ) A San Marcos father and son are jailed on drug charges. Police staked out an apartment complex after getting complaints and saw 56-year-old Jack Maniscalco and 22-year-old Mason Maniscalco loading up a pickup truck with boxes containing nearly fifty pounds...
Former President George H.W. Bush is complimenting the medical workers helping him recover from an infection at a Houston hospital. But he says that once doctors give him the OK to leave, "I'm outta here." The 93-year-old Bush was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on April...