News from around the state of Texas

5 hours ago

Abbott, Davis to Debate Friday in Rio Grande Valley

Abbott, Davis to Debate Friday in Rio Grande Valley

Despite a 3-to-1 edge in campaign cash and polling leads over his Democratic opponent, Greg Abbott is courting Republican-snubbing Hispanic voters with efforts reminiscent of former President George

2 hours ago

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.

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 12:05 PM CDT

Student Injured in Stabbing, School Evacuated

Student Injured in Stabbing, School Evacuated

Central Texas school officials say a stabbing at a high school has left one student injured and prompted an evacuation of the building.

6 hours ago

Search for Missing Deputy to Resume Friday

Search for Missing Deputy to Resume Friday

Searchers are trying to find a Central Texas sheriff's deputy who has been missing since she reported her patrol vehicle was swamped during storm-related flooding.

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Stolen Jaguar Convertible Found 46 Years Later

Stolen Jaguar Convertible Found 46 Years Later

A classic British roadster regarded as one of the most beautiful cars ever made will be returned to its 82-year-old owner, Ivan Schneider, nearly five decades after the vehicle was

NY Dog Turns Up in Florida Nearly 3 Years After Disappearance

NY Dog Turns Up in Florida Nearly 3 Years After Disappearance

More than two years after a New York man's dog disappeared from its home, it mysteriously turned up in Florida.

Teen Accused of Rubbing Genitals on Pizza

Teen Accused of Rubbing Genitals on Pizza

An 18-year-old pizza store employee in Texas has been charged with a felony after police say he rubbed his genitals on food he was preparing for a customer.

Surge Is Back! Coca-Cola Revives Popular '90s Soft Drink After Fan Campaign

Surge Is Back! Coca-Cola Revives Popular '90s Soft Drink After Fan Campaign

Surge, the popular citrus flavored soft drink, has returned, The Coca-Cola Company announced Monday.

Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

An English golfer scored a trip into space by sinking a rare hole-in-one at a tournament on Sunday. Andy Sullivan made the shot at the 163-yard, 15th hole at the KLM Open in the Netherlands, The...

Burger King Japan's Kuro Burger Has Black Buns, Cheese

Burger King Japan's Kuro Burger Has Black Buns, Cheese

Burger King Japan has launched the Kuro ("black") burger, which will be for sale through November. And it looks as unappealing as you would expect.

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