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Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 02:39 PM CDT

Texas Gasoline Prices Drop 3 Cents

Texas Gasoline Prices Drop 3 Cents

The average price of gas in Texas this week is at $2.03 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, a drop of 3 cents from last week.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 11:51 AM CDT

Woman in Illegal Body Cavity Search Settles Case

Woman in Illegal Body Cavity Search Settles Case

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agrees to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo illegal body cavity probes.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 10:04 AM CDT

Teen Dies After Apparent Drowning in Guadalupe River

Teen Dies After Apparent Drowning in Guadalupe River

Officials say a San Antonio-area teenager has died after apparently drowning while tubing down the Guadalupe River in New Braunfels.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 08:37 AM CDT

Car Lands on Tent, Kills Couple Sleeping on Texas Beach

Car Lands on Tent, Kills Couple Sleeping on Texas Beach

Corpus Christi police say a man and woman were killed while sleeping on the beach when a driver struck their vehicle and it flipped onto their tent.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 10:40 AM CDT

UT Football May Finally Have All the Stars Aligned

UT Football May Finally Have All the Stars Aligned

For the University of Texas, it may be now or never. Charlie Strong and his strong recruiting classes will have to show up in 2016, but just how good do they have to be?

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 06:39 PM CDT

Federal Appeals Court Orders Changes to Texas Voter ID Law

Federal Appeals Court Orders Changes to Texas Voter ID Law

A federal appeals court has ruled that Texas' strict voter ID law violates the Voting Rights Act and has ordered changes before the November election.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 07:20 AM CDT

Texas Border Security Concerns Remain

Texas Border Security Concerns Remain

Nowhere along the Texas-Mexico border is yet secure a year after the state committed an historic $800 million to guard the 1,200-mile boundary.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 03:55 PM CDT

TX Police Chief Asked Woman to Expose Herself: Warrant

TX Police Chief Asked Woman to Expose Herself: Warrant

A South Texas police chief has been suspended pending an investigation into allegations that he asked a woman to show him her breasts in exchange for earning credit toward community service.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 03:01 PM CDT

Man Charged in Fatal Stabbing in June in Rockport

Man Charged in Fatal Stabbing in June in Rockport

Authorities say a man has been charged with murder in the fatal stabbing last month of 43-year-old man in in Rockport, located along the Texas Gulf Coast.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 02:51 PM CDT

Officials: Texas Motorcyclist Fatally Strikes Child

Officials: Texas Motorcyclist Fatally Strikes Child

Authorities say a motorcyclist has been charged with intoxication manslaughter after fatally striking a 4-year-old boy playing on the side of the road in Southeast Texas.

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