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House Panel to Vote in May on Regent's Impeachment

House Panel to Vote in May on Regent's Impeachment

After months of investigating University of Texas System Regent Wallace Hall's efforts to get the Austin flagship campus' president fired, a House panel scheduled a May 12 vote on whether it will recommend his possible removal. Read »

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Local "Vape" Stores React to FDA Proposal

A FDA proposal released Thursday would regulate the sale of e-cigarettes for the first Read »

27 minutes ago
West Nile Virus Found in Cedar Hill

West Nile Virus Found in Cedar Hill

A mosquito carrying the West Nile virus was found in Cedar Hill. Watch »

44 minutes ago
Armstrong Loses Appeal on Arbitration

Armstrong Loses Appeal on Arbitration

A Texas appeals court has rejected Lance Armstrong's attempts to block an arbitration panel from reviewing... Read »

48 minutes ago
Mosquito Carrying West Nile Found in Cedar Hill

Mosquito Carrying West Nile Found in Cedar Hill

Trucks will spray an area in Cedar Hill Thursday night after a mosquito carrying the West Nile virus was found in a... Watch »

53 minutes ago
Former Officer Indicted for Shooting Unarmed Teen

Former Officer Indicted for Shooting Unarmed Teen

Former Dallas police officer Amy Wilburn has been indicted on a charge related to the shooting of Kelvin Walker,... Read »

2 hours ago
FDA Proposes E-Cigarette Regulations

FDA Proposes E-Cigarette Regulations

An FDA proposal released Thursday would regulate the sale of e-cigarettes for the first time. Read »

2 hours ago
Chance for Tornadoes, Storms, Flooding This Weekend

Chance for Tornadoes, Storms, Flooding This Weekend

Look out! There is a chance for strong tornadoes, severe thunderstorms and flash flooding this weekend. Watch »

2 hours ago
Search for Murder Suspect Locks Down 2 DISD Schools

Search for Murder Suspect Locks Down 2 DISD Schools

Two schools in the Dallas Independent School District were locked down Thursday due to police activity in the area. Read »

2 hours ago
Weekend Lane Closures Along LBJ Freeway

Weekend Lane Closures Along LBJ Freeway

Drivers who tend to travel through westbound Interstate 635 between Webb Chapel Road and Josey Lane may want to find... Read »

3 hours ago
Burleson Makes Outdoor Water Restrictions Permanent

Burleson Makes Outdoor Water Restrictions Permanent

With a change to the city's water conservation plan, the City of Burleson is making outdoor watering... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Gets Life Sentence in Drug Trafficking Case

Man Gets Life Sentence in Drug Trafficking Case

A South Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison after being convicted in a drug trafficking case. Read »

4 hours ago
USDA Designates 240 Texas Counties as Disaster Areas

USDA Designates 240 Texas Counties as Disaster Areas

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 240 counties in Texas as primary natural disaster areas due to the... Read »

4 hours ago
Dallas Postal Workers Protest Staples

Dallas Postal Workers Protest Staples

Postal workers gathered Thursday outside a West Dallas Staples to protest what they described as a “backroom... Read »

5 hours ago
Perry's Office: Don't Mess With Job-Creating Funds

Perry's Office: Don't Mess With Job-Creating Funds

Top aides to Gov. Rick Perry say it would be unwise for the next Texas governor to uproot lucrative... Read »

5 hours ago
Tarrant Co. Receives Nearly $1M for HIV/AIDS Housing

Tarrant Co. Receives Nearly $1M for HIV/AIDS Housing

HUD announced $29 million in grants to assist more than 1,200 extremely low-income persons and families living with... Read »

6 hours ago
Hundreds Say Goodbye to Teen Killed in Hit-and-Run

Hundreds Say Goodbye to Teen Killed in Hit-and-Run

Hundreds of family members said goodbye to 13-year-old Ethan Vasquez on Thursday at the Lakeside Baptist Church... Watch »

45 minutes ago
Dallas Church Burglary Suspects Recorded on Video

Dallas Church Burglary Suspects Recorded on Video

The Dallas Police Department is asking the public to help them identify two men who were involved in the burglary of... Read »

6 hours ago
Cyclist Struck by A-Train South of Denton

Cyclist Struck by A-Train South of Denton

A bicyclist in Denton has been hospitalized Thursday after being struck by the A-Train. Read »

6 hours ago
Texas Releases Math, Reading STAAR Results

Texas Releases Math, Reading STAAR Results

Almost 80 percent of fifth- and eighth-graders passed the Texas standardized math test on their first try this month... Read »

6 hours ago
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