News from around the state of Texas

Saturday, Jul 25, 2015 at 01:51 PM CDT

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.

Saturday, Jul 25, 2015 at 01:36 PM CDT

New Hunt For Oil in Florida Raises Environmental Concerns

New Hunt For Oil in Florida Raises Environmental Concerns

Renewed hunts for oil in sensitive Florida ecosystems have environmental groups raising questions about the state's regulation of the oil and gas industry.

Saturday, Jul 25, 2015 at 12:00 PM CDT

Florida Man Admits to Role in Drug Conspiracy

Florida Man Admits to Role in Drug Conspiracy

A Florida man has pleaded guilty to his role in a conspiracy to move cocaine and marijuana from Florida to Texas by way of South Mississippi.

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 07:33 PM CDT

Bergdahl at California Home Raided for Pot: Sheriff

Bergdahl at California Home Raided for Pot: Sheriff

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the soldier who left his post in Afghanistan and was held by the Taliban for five years, was at a property in California that was raided for pot, though he was not arrested and had...

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 02:34 PM CDT

Sex Offender on Texas 10 Most Wanted List Caught

Sex Offender on Texas 10 Most Wanted List Caught

A man on the Texas 10 Most Wanted convicted sex offender list has been captured at a home in Houston.

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 02:36 PM CDT

Texas Jail Death Focuses New Attention on Inmate Suicides

Texas Jail Death Focuses New Attention on Inmate Suicides

When Sandra Bland died in a small Texas jail last week, she became just the latest name on a long list of inmates whose deaths were determined to be suicides.

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 11:23 AM CDT

Texas High Court: Repeal Houston Law or Put Before Voters

Texas High Court: Repeal Houston Law or Put Before Voters

The Texas Supreme Court has ruled that Houston officials must either repeal the city's equal rights ordinance or place it on the November ballot.

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 08:55 AM CDT

2 Brothers Die After Being Pulled from Family Pool

2 Brothers Die After Being Pulled from Family Pool

Investigators say two brothers have died following a swimming pool accident at the children's home in Houston.

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 11:17 AM CDT

Cruz: McConnell Lied on Ex-IM Bank, Cannot be Trusted

Cruz: McConnell Lied on Ex-IM Bank, Cannot be Trusted

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has accused Mitch McConnell, the Senate Majority leader and his GOP leader, of lying.

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 10:42 AM CDT

Appeals Court Tosses 1 of 2 Counts Against Rick Perry

Appeals Court Tosses 1 of 2 Counts Against Rick Perry

A Texas appeals court Friday dismissed out one of the two counts against former Gov. Rick Perry in the abuse-of-power case against him.

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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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