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Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 05:06 PM CDT

GOP Texas Lawmakers Get in Each Other's Faces Over Tax Bill

GOP Texas Lawmakers Get in Each Other's Faces Over Tax Bill

A small group of Texas House Republicans haven gotten in each other's faces during a brief but intense exchange after the chamber passed a contentious property tax bill.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 05:54 PM CDT

White Nationalists Planning More Events

White Nationalists Planning More Events

Emboldened and proclaiming victory after a bloody weekend in Virginia, white nationalists are planning more demonstrations including speaking engagements in Texas.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 03:49 PM CDT

Texas Police Officer Charged With Helping Drug Traffickers

Texas Police Officer Charged With Helping Drug Traffickers

Authorities say a South Texas police officer has been arrested and charged with helping a drug trafficking organization.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 03:54 PM CDT

Rep. Paul Workman Calls on TAMU Chancellor to Ban WLM Rally

Rep. Paul Workman Calls on TAMU Chancellor to Ban WLM Rally

Many Texas legislators are asking Texas A&M to denounce Preston Wiginton's planned 'White Lives Matter rally', which is scheduled to take place on Septemeber 11.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 12:51 PM CDT

Son Arrested in 94-Year-Old Mother's Death

Son Arrested in 94-Year-Old Mother's Death

Corpus Christi police say a man has been arrested after his 94-year-old mother was found dead in a wheelchair, apparently shot to death.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 03:34 PM CDT

Drunken Driver in Fatal Crash Was on Bond for Previous DUI

Drunken Driver in Fatal Crash Was on Bond for Previous DUI

Harris County prosecutors say a Houston man charged with intoxication manslaughter for a wrong-way traffic wreck over the weekend already was out on bond for another drunken driving offense.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 10:18 AM CDT

Undercover Crack Down on Alcohol Sales to Minors

Undercover Crack Down on Alcohol Sales to Minors

Authorities are cracking down on alcohol sales to minors as college students head back to classes in the coming weeks.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 06:10 AM CDT

New Mexico Bandidos Members Held in Texas in Firearms Case

New Mexico Bandidos Members Held in Texas in Firearms Case

New Mexico members of a motorcycle gang authorities have labeled a criminal organization have been arrested on firearms charges in El Paso.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 03:34 AM CDT

Amber Alert Issued for 13-Year-Old Girl in Hidalgo County

Amber Alert Issued for 13-Year-Old Girl in Hidalgo County

An Amber Alert has been issued for 13-year-old Priscilla Elisabel Martinez, who may be with Rudolfo Nuncio Jr., authorities say.

Sunday, Aug 13, 2017 at 11:43 AM CDT

Capital Murder Charge Against 17-Year-Old in Far-South Texas

Capital Murder Charge Against 17-Year-Old in Far-South Texas

Starr County District Attorney Omar Escobar says a 17-year-old has been arrested and charged with capital murder for the slaying of another 17-year-old from Rio Grande City in far South Texas.

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