News from around the state of Texas

Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 03:34 PM CDT

Texas Reconsiders Selling Alcohol at Gun Shows

Texas Reconsiders Selling Alcohol at Gun Shows

After hundreds of negative responses, Texas officials appear to be backing off a plan to allow sales of alcohol at some gun shows, which would have come with strict conditions such as a ban on sales of...

Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 10:59 AM CDT

Man Charged With Killing 3 Kills Himself in Jail

Man Charged With Killing 3 Kills Himself in Jail

Authorities say a 63-year-old man charged with fatally shooting three neighbors and injuring a child at a South Texas trailer park last weekend has killed himself in a Corpus Christi jail.

Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 07:53 AM CDT

9 Arrested in Theft From Caterpillar Plant

9 Arrested in Theft From Caterpillar Plant

Eight Caterpillar employees are among nine people charged with felonies who Seguin police say stole at least $160,000 in parts from the company's plant.

Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 07:51 AM CDT

2 Killed in Fiery I-20 Crash Near State Line

2 Killed in Fiery I-20 Crash Near State Line

Two are dead and I-20 is closed near the state line after a fiery crash between two tractor-trailers.

Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 07:22 AM CDT

Baylor Student Senate Approves Guns on Campus

Baylor Student Senate Approves Guns on Campus

Baylor University's student senate approved a resolution to allow CHL holders to carry guns on campus.

Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 09:44 AM CDT

Decomposing Bodies Found in El Paso Mortuary

Decomposing Bodies Found in El Paso Mortuary

Three people have been arrested on dozens of charges in El Paso after authorities found five bodies in various stages of decomposition at a funeral home.

Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 11:19 PM CDT

Abbott, Davis Debate in the Rio Grande Valley

Abbott, Davis Debate in the Rio Grande Valley

Friday's debate between Abbott and Davis is the first gubernatorial debate on the border since 1998.

Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 at 10:10 PM CDT

High School Football Scores: Sept. 18-20

High School Football Scores: Sept. 18-20

Here are the sorted high school football scores from Thursday through Saturday, Sept. 18-20, 2014.

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 04:05 PM CDT

Cruelty Charge Dropped Against Ex-Texas Deputy

Cruelty Charge Dropped Against Ex-Texas Deputy

An animal cruelty charge has been dropped against an ex-Texas sheriff's deputy who was fired after shooting a farm dog and the pet was later euthanized.

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 03:49 PM CDT

San Antonio Hotel Guest Found Dead in Courtyard

San Antonio Hotel Guest Found Dead in Courtyard

San Antonio police say a guest has been found dead in the courtyard of a seven-story hotel after she apparently fell.

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