News from around the state of Texas

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 05:25 PM CST

Perry: Felony Case Won't Delay 2016 Preps

Perry: Felony Case Won't Delay 2016 Preps

A judge's refusal to quash felony abuse of power charges won't derail — or even delay — former Texas Gov. Rick Perry's preparations for a possible 2016 presidential run, the Republican said Wednesday.

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 11:57 AM CST

House's 22 Points Leads Texas A&M Past Auburn, 71-61

House's 22 Points Leads Texas A&M Past Auburn, 71-61

Recap of the Texas A&M vs. Auburn basketball game.

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 11:59 AM CST

No. 20 Baylor Loses at Oklahoma State

No. 20 Baylor Loses at Oklahoma State

A recap of the Baylor vs. Oklahoma State game.

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 07:36 PM CST

Kids' Underwear Inspected After Poop Found in Gym

Kids' Underwear Inspected After Poop Found in Gym

A North Texas school district is investigating after about two dozen elementary students had to pull their pants down when feces were found on a gym floor.

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 02:10 PM CST

Lawmaker Confronted By Gun Rights Group Gets Security

Lawmaker Confronted By Gun Rights Group Gets Security

A Texas lawmaker has been provided security after his confrontation with gun rights activists led to panic buttons made available to House members.

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 02:36 PM CST

Texas Hog Hunter Becomes Pig Lover

Texas Hog Hunter Becomes Pig Lover

Former hog hunter Courtney Taylor became a pig lover when she met her new pet.

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Dismembered Body Parts Found in Suitcase: SFPD

Dismembered Body Parts Found in Suitcase: SFPD

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UF Changing Records System Called ISIS

UF Changing Records System Called ISIS

The University of Florida is changing the name of its records management system known as "ISIS," a move being applauded by a student who is the cousin of a journalist killed by the terrorist organization of the...

Man Orders Pizza During Standoff: Irving Police

Man Orders Pizza During Standoff: Irving Police

A four-hour standoff ended with the arrest of a man with warrants for aggravated assault after an Irving pizzeria manager tipped police to his location Wednesday.

Beauty Trend: Snail Facial

Beauty Trend: Snail Facial

The latest beauty trend in Thailand has therapists using snails to munch on clients faces, leaving a healthy glow in its path.

Houston Home Video Shows UPS Driver Urinating

Houston Home Video Shows UPS Driver Urinating

Home security video captures a Houston UPS driver throwing a package over a gate and urinating, authorities say.

Costumed Mr. Incredible Convicted in Assault on Batgirl Character

Costumed Mr. Incredible Convicted in Assault on Batgirl Character

A man who dressed as Mr. Incredible, the superhero dad from the hit animated movie, was convicted of battery for beating a woman dressed as Batgirl on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Los Angeles City Attorney...

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