News from around the state of Texas

Monday, Jul 27, 2015 at 04:09 PM CDT

Whataburger Named Best Burger by Fast Company

Whataburger Named Best Burger by Fast Company

Fast Company confirms what many Texans already believe — Whataburger is the best fast-food hamburger restaurant in these United States.

Monday, Jul 27, 2015 at 03:06 PM CDT

Texas Co. to Build New England's Largest Wind Farm

Texas Co. to Build New England's Largest Wind Farm

A Texas company is pushing forward with an effort to build a massive wind power project in Aroostook County that would be the largest of its kind in New England.

Monday, Jul 27, 2015 at 03:14 PM CDT

Inmate Who Fled While Headed for Jail Recaptured in Houston

Inmate Who Fled While Headed for Jail Recaptured in Houston

Houston police say a 17-year-old suspect who fled while being transported to the Harris County jail has been recaptured.

Monday, Jul 27, 2015 at 02:59 PM CDT

Man Handed $1.8M Fine for Tax Fraud

Man Handed $1.8M Fine for Tax Fraud

A Houston businessman who for more than five years skipped paying employment taxes is going to prison and must repay more than $1.8 million.

Monday, Jul 27, 2015 at 11:50 AM CDT

Recovery Efforts Continue From May Flooding

Recovery Efforts Continue From May Flooding

Pastor Todd Salmi's sermon Sunday was on the book of Nehemiah and the rebuilding of Jerusalem. With the Memorial Day weekend floods that damaged or destroyed more than 2,200 homes in this area still at the...

Monday, Jul 27, 2015 at 11:03 AM CDT

Abilene Police Investigate Woman's Body Near Abandoned House

Abilene Police Investigate Woman's Body Near Abandoned House

Investigators are trying to identify a woman whose body was found outside an abandoned West Texas house.

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#FeelTheBern: Brewery Creates Bernie Sanders Inspired Beer

#FeelTheBern: Brewery Creates Bernie Sanders Inspired Beer

Support for Vermont’s presidential hopeful is showing up from some of the state’s independent businesspeople

Former 41-Pound Fat Cat in Texas Slims Down to 19 Pounds

Former 41-Pound Fat Cat in Texas Slims Down to 19 Pounds

A former 41-pound cat dubbed Skinny has lost more than half of his weight to become the darling of a Dallas veterinary clinic.

Man Leaves Car Curbside, Boards Flight Without Ticket

Man Leaves Car Curbside, Boards Flight Without Ticket

The Transportation Security Administration is investigating how a man slipped past security and boarded a passenger plane without a ticket at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Sunday night.

Car Crashes into Cow on U.S. Highway 75 in Melissa

Car Crashes into Cow on U.S. Highway 75 in Melissa

A man says it was too late to stop by the time he saw a cow lying on U.S. 75 in Melissa Monday morning.

Texas Animal Hoarder Arrested

Texas Animal Hoarder Arrested

A North Texas woman has been arrested after more than 70 animals were seized from her home.

Personal Trainer On Phone When Fatally Struck: Police

Personal Trainer On Phone When Fatally Struck: Police

Dallas police say a woman was struck by a car as she crossed an intersection while talking on her cell phone.

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