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Entertainment

ACM Awards weekend kicks off in North Texas

ACM Awards weekend kicks off in North TexasThe 50th annual Academy of Country Music Awards ceremony may be a two days away, but you can already feel the excitement inside AT&T Stadium.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Local

Texans head to New Orleans for hearing on immigration reform

Texans head to New Orleans for hearing on immigration reformDozens of Texans are in New Orleans Friday morning for a fight that could impact thousands of people living in Harris County.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
News

Residents of U.S.-Mexico border town say no signs of ISIS

Residents of U.S.-Mexico border town say no signs of ISISResidents of a small community on the border say an article about an ISIS training camp in the area is nothing more than a "rumor."
  • News
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Texas

Cameron officer seen in Chilifest vine placed on probation

Cameron officer seen in Chilifest vine placed on probationA Central Texas police officer is on a 90-day probation after he appears in a video in which an underage drinker is allowed to walk away.
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Texas

Dog lost in Houston in December turns up 120 miles away

Dog lost in Houston in December turns up 120 miles awayA dog that was lost in Houston after a car accident nearly four months ago will soon be reunited with his owner.
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Texas

Public asked to vote on name for Dallas Zoo's baby giraffe

Public asked to vote on name for Dallas Zoo's baby giraffeAnimal fans from around the world who watched online as a giraffe was born at the Dallas Zoo can now help choose her name.
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Entertainment

Lady Antebellum singer's bus catches fire on way to ACM Awards

Lady Antebellum singer's bus catches fire on way to ACM AwardsCountry singer Hillary Scott had a rough morning on her way to Arlington for this weekend's Academy of Country Music Awards.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Texas

Firefighter accused of punching man during TCU football game

Firefighter accused of punching man during TCU football gameA Fort Worth firefighter is accused of punching a 78-year-old man in the face during an argument at a college football game last week.
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Texas

2 years after explosion, West pushes forward

2 years after explosion, West pushes forwardMost of West's 2,500-plus residents — are now ready to push forward as the second anniversary of the explosion approaches this week.
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Texas

Legislators propose regulations on gender and school bathrooms

Legislators propose regulations on gender and school bathroomsA bill being discussed in the Texas Legislature on Wednesday would regulate the way students, staff and faculty use bathrooms in the state's public schools.
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Texas

Driver crashes into popular Austin BBQ joint

Driver crashes into popular Austin BBQ jointThe Austin Police Department has questioned the driver who crashed into Franklin Barbecue and drove away Wednesday morning.
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Animals

Hundreds of fish die at Texas State Aquarium

Hundreds of fish die at Texas State AquariumMost couldn't be saved, and representatives say the death toll is more than they can count
  • Animals
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Texas

SAPD: Suspect in wild crime spree tied to BBQ theft

SAPD: Suspect in wild crime spree tied to BBQ theftA wild crime spree on the northwest side led San Antonio police to a man suspected of stealing meat from a San Antonio barbecue smokehouse back in February.
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Texas

Former Pasadena police officer on trial for 2011 shooting

Former Pasadena police officer on trial for 2011 shootingFour years after the officer shot a driver in the face as the man fled a traffic stop, footage of the incident is being seen by a jury in the former officer's trial.
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
Texas

Democratic House technicality halts 'open carry' - for now

Democratic House technicality halts 'open carry' - for nowDemocratic state lawmakers have used a technical objection to temporarily derail a high-profile push to overturn Texas' post-Civil War ban on the open carry of handguns.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Texas

Judges named to replace Williamson County judge facing federal charges

Judges named to replace Williamson County judge facing federal chargesThree judges have been named to take over the Williamson County Court At Law #2 cases belonging to Judge Tim Wright, who was suspended by a state commission after being indicted on federal firearms charges.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Texas

Senate bill targeting bullet train project advances

Senate bill targeting bullet train project advancesThe Senate Transportation Committee voted 5-4 to pass out Senate Bill 1601.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Texas

Durst 1st federal court appearance scheduled Tuesday afternoon

Durst 1st federal court appearance scheduled Tuesday afternoonJailed millionaire Robert Durst has his first court appearance in connection with the newest charge against him - a federal charge of possessing a gun after a felony conviction.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Texas

Amazon seeking tax abatement for new Dallas distribution center

Amazon seeking tax abatement for new Dallas distribution centerAmazon.com wants to open a new distribution center in southern Dallas that would create hundreds of new jobs.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Texas

Republican opposition mounting to Texas 'DREAM Act' repeal

Republican opposition mounting to Texas 'DREAM Act' repealBusinessmen and clergy, Republicans and Democrats gathered on the State Capitol steps Monday to urge lawmakers not to repeal the so-called "Texas DREAM Act."
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Texas

Fate of Ellis County fire station remains uncertain

Fate of Ellis County fire station remains uncertainUnder a sign that proclaims "I am my brother's keeper," the board overseeing the Emergency Services District No. 6 Volunteer Fire Department held a meeting Monday night at the fire station where Texas Rangers say a recruit was sexually assaulted in...
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Animals

WATCH LIVE: Newborn giraffe at Dallas Zoo

WATCH LIVE: Newborn giraffe at Dallas ZooAnimal Planet and the Dallas Zoo provided live coverage as Katie the giraffe gave birth Friday at the facility's Giants of the Savanna habitat.
  • Animals
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
Texas

North Texas shop gives away gowns to military brides

North Texas shop gives away gowns to military bridesAt a North Richland Hills shop called We're All About the Dress, it's that big day that comes before the big day.
  • Texas
  • 5 days, 13 hours ago
Texas

Victims in Fort Worth crash had just left their engagement party

Victims in Fort Worth crash had just left their engagement partyA cross was placed in the front yard of Veronica Gonzalez's home. She was one of five crash victims who died Sunday.
  • Texas
  • 5 days, 14 hours ago
News

Border town recovers after years of violence

Border town recovers after years of violenceNow that violence is down, the effort to bring visitors back to Ciudad Juarez is picking up
  • News
  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
Politics

Four reasons why Texas matters for Hillary Clinton

Four reasons why Texas matters for Hillary ClintonHere's a look at why Clinton needs Texas, and why Texas Democrats need her back
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
Life

Community renovates house for injured Dallas firefighter

Community renovates house for injured Dallas firefighterA community banded together for an injured firefighter and his wife who was diagnosed with cancer by raising $125,000 for renovations for their home.
  • Life
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Texas

Arrest warrant issued for Austin man linked to child's pregnancy

Arrest warrant issued for Austin man linked to child's pregnancyA warrant has been issued for the arrest of an man who allegedly raped and impregnated his 12-year-old step-daughter.
  • Texas
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Texas

UNT student found dead in Denton apartment

UNT student found dead in Denton apartmentA 21-year-old woman's body was found inside a Denton apartment Saturday morning. The apartment manager said the body was found in a bed.
  • Texas
  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
Texas

Motorists scramble to grab loose cash strewn across highway

Motorists scramble to grab loose cash strewn across highwayAn armored truck spilled cash all across the I-20 in Weatherford
  • Texas
  • 1 week ago
Texas

Funeral company offers first DNA service in Austin

Funeral company offers first DNA service in AustinDNA Banking is a way to preserve family history and answer any future medical questions, company officials said
  • Texas
  • 1 week ago
Texas

14 treated for nausea, vomiting at Fort Worth school

14 treated for nausea, vomiting at Fort Worth schoolAt least 14 people are being treated for nausea and vomiting at the Diamond Hill Elementary School in Fort Worth, according to MedStar.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Texas

State commission suspends indicted Williamson County judge

State commission suspends indicted Williamson County judgeThe State Commission on Judicial Conduct has suspended a Williamson County judge who was indicted on federal firearms charges.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
College

Suspended Longhorns receiver pleads not guilty to sexual assault

Suspended Longhorns receiver pleads not guilty to sexual assaultFormer University of Texas football player Kendall Sanders pleaded not guilty to sexual assault charges on Friday.
  • College
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Texas

House panel votes to raise juvenile criminal age to 18

House panel votes to raise juvenile criminal age to 18A proposal to change the state's definition of who is considered an adult in the criminal justice system is on its way to the Texas House.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Television

'Mad Men' star Jon Hamm was accused in violent frat hazing at UT

'Mad Men' star Jon Hamm was accused in violent frat hazing at UT"Mad Men" star Jon Hamm took part in a violent college hazing in 1990 at the University of Texas that led to criminal charges and to the fraternity chapter permanently disbanding, according to court and school records obtained Thursday.
  • Television
  • 1 week, 1 day ago