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Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 07:46 PM CDT

Controversial Travis County GOP Chairman Out of Job

Controversial Travis County GOP Chairman Out of Job

The Texas Republican Party says a GOP chairman for the county that includes the state capital is out of a job after filing as a write-in candidate for president of the United States.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 03:55 PM CDT

Jury: GM Car's Ignition Switch Not to Blame in Fatal Crash

Jury: GM Car's Ignition Switch Not to Blame in Fatal Crash

A Texas jury has found that a General Motors Co. ignition switch was not to blame for a 2011 accident that killed one driver and injured another one.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 10:16 AM CDT

Suspect in Teacher's Murder Extradited from Mexico

Suspect in Teacher's Murder Extradited from Mexico

Investigators say a man charged with capital murder in the 1993 slaying of a retired Texas teacher has been extradited from Mexico.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 09:51 AM CDT

Texas A&M Fraternity Suspended After Student's Death

Texas A&M Fraternity Suspended After Student's Death

The Sigma Nu fraternity suspends its Kappa Sigma chapter at Texas A&M University following the death by drug overdose of a member last weekend.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 07:28 AM CDT

New Texas Plates Boost Music Education

New Texas Plates Boost Music Education

A new license plate for Texas drivers will benefit the Texas Music Office, which will send $22, per plate, to a grant program for music lessons and instruments for students.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 04:41 AM CDT

Police Officer Suspended for Choosing Whataburger Over Duty

Police Officer Suspended for Choosing Whataburger Over Duty

A San Antonio police officer was suspended in July for choosing to eat Whataburger instead of helping another officer with an intoxicated man outside.

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