News from around the state of Texas

Monday, Sep 1, 2014 at 02:16 PM CDT

6 State-Supported Living Centers May Close

6 State-Supported Living Centers May Close

A state advisory committee is recommending Texas shut down six of its 13 residential facilities for individuals with mental and developmental disabilities.

Monday, Sep 1, 2014 at 09:52 AM CDT

Man Dies in Fall from Austin Mountain

Man Dies in Fall from Austin Mountain

Austin-Travis County officials say a man died after falling off a cliff on Austin's Mount Bonnell.

Monday, Sep 1, 2014 at 12:16 PM CDT

Police: UT Student Flew Drone Over Stadium

Police: UT Student Flew Drone Over Stadium

Police say they arrested a UT student after he flew a drone over Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium during the game Saturday night.

Monday, Sep 1, 2014 at 07:53 AM CDT

2 Teens Injured in Carnival Ride Fall

2 Teens Injured in Carnival Ride Fall

Two teens are sent to a hospital after falling off a carnival ride at a church festival in El Paso Sunday night.

Sunday, Aug 31, 2014 at 11:39 AM CDT

2010 Raid Underscores Deeper Demographic Questions

2010 Raid Underscores Deeper Demographic Questions

Aides to gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott say a previously unreported raid was part of an effort to preserve the integrity of Texas elections.

Sunday, Aug 31, 2014 at 11:33 AM CDT

Soccer Trainer Charged in Texas Slaying Cold Case

Soccer Trainer Charged in Texas Slaying Cold Case

Police have charged a Texas youth soccer trainer in connection with a 19-year-old homicide case.

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Armored Truck Accident Sends Money Flying

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Slice of Princess Diana's Wedding Cake Auctioned for $1,375

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