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Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 05:42 PM CDT

Retail Gasoline Prices in Texas, Nationwide Continue to Drop

Retail Gasoline Prices in Texas, Nationwide Continue to Drop

Average retail gasoline prices in Texas and across the country continue to steadily decline.

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 05:31 PM CDT

Texas District Alters Homecoming Queen's Hair Color in Photo

Texas District Alters Homecoming Queen's Hair Color in Photo

A Houston-area school district has apologized for altering a high school homecoming queen's purple hair in a photo.

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 05:12 PM CDT

Sanitary Sewer Line Spills After Bayou Embankment Collapses

Sanitary Sewer Line Spills After Bayou Embankment Collapses

Houston water and sewer officials are urging residents with private water wells in part of the city's western outskirts to boil their drinking and bathing water for at least one minute.

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 10:41 AM CDT

Court to Review Ruling Allowing Abortion for Immigrant Teen

Court to Review Ruling Allowing Abortion for Immigrant Teen

An appeals court temporarily stays a judge's ruling Thursday that would have allowed a pregnant 17-year-old being held in a Texas facility for unaccompanied immigrant children to obtain an abortion.

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 10:16 AM CDT

Texas Tech Police Answered Gunfire Call Prior to Shooting

Texas Tech Police Answered Gunfire Call Prior to Shooting

Authorities say a police report of a gun being fired in a dorm room and the sale of drugs brought Texas Tech officers to the room before they arrested a student accused of later killing one of the officers.

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