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Waco officer's gun accidentally discharges while at jail

Waco officer's gun accidentally discharges while at jailA Central Texas police officer holding keys and a gun accidentally fired into a jail floor
  • Texas
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Texas

San Antonio teacher accused of sex with male student

San Antonio teacher accused of sex with male studentA former teacher was arrested on a warrant for sexual assault of a child, according to the arrest warrant.
  • Texas
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Texas

Police: Woman stole thousands from UT concession stands

Police: Woman stole thousands from UT concession standsAustin police have issued a warrant for a woman accused of stealing more than $20,000
  • Texas
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Health

Germ zapping robot makes Austin baby's home healthier

Germ zapping robot makes Austin baby's home healthierFuturistic technology has come to the aid of an 8-month-old boy with a congenital heart defect who got a germ-free home courtesy a robot.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Texas

Longview PD: Officers fatally shot woman who had weapon

Longview PD: Officers fatally shot woman who had weaponLongview police say officers fatally shot a woman who walked into the police department lobby and threatened them with a weapon.
  • Texas
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Crime

Houston man gets prison in child porn production cases

Houston man gets prison in child porn production casesTwo Texas men, one of them from Houston, have been sentenced to federal prison
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Texas

6-year-old Austin boy hopes to save lives in Ethiopia

6-year-old Austin boy hopes to save lives in EthiopiaIn Ethiopia, women and children walk as far as 4 miles to small steams or puddles to find water
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
News

TXDMV runs campaign for new vehicle inspection process

TXDMV runs campaign for new vehicle inspection processA new campaign aims to inform Texans about a new DMV sticker policy for registration and inspection.
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  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
News

Student severely injured in ATV crash returns to school

Student severely injured in ATV crash returns to schoolThere were hugs and tears as the brave 12 year old entered into the school for the first time since the horrific ATV crash that nearly killed her.
  • News
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Dining

School nutritionist begs Whataburger to add veggie option to menu

School nutritionist begs Whataburger to add veggie option to menuA petition is circulating to persuade Whataburger to offer an alternative to this hamburger.
  • Dining
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Texas

BBQ joints fired up over brisket shortage

BBQ joints fired up over brisket shortageSome business owners have a beef with the rising cost of barbecue.
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  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Texas

Missing painting of Texas A&M mascot Reveille I recovered

Missing painting of Texas A&M mascot Reveille I recoveredA painting of the original Texas A&M University mascot Reveille I missing since the 1990s has been recovered.
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Health

9-year-old girl takes medical marijuana fight to Texas Capitol

9-year-old girl takes medical marijuana fight to Texas CapitolAlexis Bortell will tell you she's a pretty normal kid.
  • Health
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Texas

Demand grows for Austin's luxury housing market

Demand grows for Austin's luxury housing marketOne of the fastest growing segments of Austin's housing market is million-dollar, luxury homes and prices are increasing.
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Texas

After months in hospital, burn victim returns to school

After months in hospital, burn victim returns to schoolSix months after the ATV accident that nearly killed her, 12-year-old Keylee Latham is going back to school.
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  • 3 days ago
Texas

Quick-thinking teen helps Plano police nab intruder

Quick-thinking teen helps Plano police nab intruderThe arrest of a burglary suspect in Plano on Wednesday could represent a break in a string of more than two dozen similar crimes since last October.
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  • 3 days ago
Texas

Texas Senate vote does away with two-thirds barrier for bills

Texas Senate vote does away with two-thirds barrier for billsThe Texas Senate voted Wednesday to adopt rules which will make it easier for the Republican majority to adopt legislation.
  • Texas
  • 3 days ago
Texas

Federal jury demands South San ISD pay millions to sexually abused victim

Federal jury demands South San ISD pay millions to sexually abused victimA jury in San Antonio ordered South San ISD to pay a $4.5 million verdict to a former student once molested by a principal but the financially strapped district plans to fight the decision.
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  • 3 days ago
Texas

Abbott greeted by supporters at inauguration parade

Abbott greeted by supporters at inauguration paradeShortly after Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick were sworn in Tuesday, the Texas Military Forces Joint Color Guard led the inauguration parade down Congress Avenue, followed by the 36th Infantry Division Band out of Camp Mabry in Austin.
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  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Texas

N. Texas boy is Mutton Bustin' champ... by a mile

N. Texas boy is Mutton Bustin' champ... by a mileWhile most children last only three or four seconds, this little man from Irving endured for more than 20 seconds
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Animals

Pets euthanized without owner's knowledge

Pets euthanized without owner's knowledgeThe city says employees broke a policy requiring them to wait at least 72 hours before euthanizing
  • Animals
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Texas

Man convicted of killing 3 in San Antonio executed

Man convicted of killing 3 in San Antonio executedArnold Prieto, who spurned a plea deal for a sentence of less than life in prison, became the first inmate to receive a lethal injection this year in Texas
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  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
Texas

14-year-old boy charged with murder in connection to Seguin slaying

14-year-old boy charged with murder in connection to Seguin slayingA 14-year-old boy has been charged with murder and evading arrest in connection to a recent homicide investigation in Seguin.
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  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Texas

Prosecutor fired from Dallas DA office after DWI arrest

Prosecutor fired from Dallas DA office after DWI arrestA Dallas County prosecutor who allegedly threatened the job of police officers as they arrested him on a drunken driving charge was fired from the district attorney's office.
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Texas

Border Patrol shoots, kills person along border in Texas

Border Patrol shoots, kills person along border in TexasOne person is dead after a Border Patrol shooting in South Texas.
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Texas

Texas boy, 13, pleads guilty to killing dad, brother, 12

Texas boy, 13, pleads guilty to killing dad, brother, 12A 13-year-old Northeast Texas boy has been sentenced to 25 years in prison
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Texas

3 inmates leave hospital a week after West Texas prison bus wreck

3 inmates leave hospital a week after West Texas prison bus wreckThree Texas inmates injured in a prison bus wreck near Odessa that killed 10 people have been discharged from a public hospital to prison medical facilities.
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
Texas

Thousands celebrate inauguration with barbecue lunch at the Capitol

Thousands celebrate inauguration with barbecue lunch at the CapitolFollowing Tuesday's inauguration of the state's new leadership, thousands of people took part in the barbecue on the Capitol grounds.
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  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Texas

Commuter rail proposal connecting Austin, San Antonio gains momentum

Commuter rail proposal connecting Austin, San Antonio gains momentumA project to bring commuter rail line service connecting San Antonio and Austin gained speed Tuesday night.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Texas

Passenger found dead on Greyhound bus on arrival in Dallas

Passenger found dead on Greyhound bus on arrival in DallasA passenger has been found dead on a Greyhound Lines Inc. bus at a Dallas maintenance facility.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Health

Ebola victim helps in search of a cure

Ebola victim helps in search of a cureEbola victim Amber Vinson will donate blood to an Austin-based biotech firm on Wednesday. The company hopes to develop an Ebola drug from her antibodies.
  • Health
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Texas

Stunner! North Texas to host WrestleMania in 2016

Stunner! North Texas to host WrestleMania in 2016North Texas will have an opportunity to smell what the WWE's biggest event of the year is cooking for the first time ever in 2016.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Texas

Toyota breaks ground on new Plano HQ

Toyota breaks ground on new Plano HQToyota broke ground on its new North American headquarters Tuesday morning in the most fitting way: Using a Texas-built Toyota Tundra pickup truck to turn the soil.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Texas

Quakes draw overflow crowd at Irving town hall

Quakes draw overflow crowd at Irving town hallA town hall meeting in Irving focusing on a swarm of recent earthquakes had such a large turnout Tuesday evening that more than 150 people were forced to wait in the hallway outside.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Texas

Abbott becomes Texas' 1st new governor since 2000

Abbott becomes Texas' 1st new governor since 2000Gov.-elect Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov.-elect Dan Patrick will take the oaths of office in a ceremony beginning at 11 a.m. Tuesday.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
Texas

Texas mortuary owners face additional charges

Texas mortuary owners face additional chargesAdditional charges have been filed against the owners of a Fort Worth mortuary service
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago