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Fort Worth Man Condemned for 2006 Slaying Gets Death Date

Fort Worth Man Condemned for 2006 Slaying Gets Death Date

A Fort Worth man on death row for a fatal shooting during a robbery at mini-golf amusement center a decade ago has received an execution date.

3 hours ago

Gov. Abbott Pulls Out of Refugee Resettlement Program

Gov. Abbott Pulls Out of Refugee Resettlement Program

Gov. Greg Abbott says he's withdrawing Texas from the refugee resettlement program because the federal government refuses to provide assurances they don't post a security threat.

6 hours ago

'Guac the Vote:' Houston Taco Trucks Seek to Register Voters

'Guac the Vote:' Houston Taco Trucks Seek to Register Voters

Eight Houston taco trucks have begun registering voters ahead of the Nov. 8 presidential election -- offering a side of civic engagement with the spicy fare they serve up daily.

Friday, Sep 30, 2016 at 11:47 AM CDT

Super Lice Hits Texas Schools

Super Lice Hits Texas Schools

As lice become more resistant to over-the-counter treatments, parent frustration is rising with the number of cases in Texas classrooms. "Five. I know five kids with lice right now," says Mandy Major, a...

Friday, Sep 30, 2016 at 09:25 AM CDT

Credit Union Failure Leads to 2 in Prison for $18M Theft

Credit Union Failure Leads to 2 in Prison for $18M Theft

Prosecutors say two ex-workers at a West Texas credit union have been sentenced to prison for stealing more than $18 million and causing the institution to fail.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 11:03 PM CDT

High School Football Scores: Sept. 29-Oct. 1

High School Football Scores: Sept. 29-Oct. 1

High school football scores from Thursday through Saturday, Sept. 29-Oct. 1.

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