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Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 at 09:14 AM CDT

Trump Sides With Cruz on Internet Control

Trump Sides With Cruz on Internet Control

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign is siding with one of Texas Senator Ted Cruz's biggest projects on Capitol Hill.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 11:00 PM CDT

Gov. Abbott Wants Out of Refugee Resettlement Program

Gov. Abbott Wants Out of Refugee Resettlement Program

Citing security concerns, Governor Greg Abbott has told the federal government that he plans to withdraw from the refugee resettlement program.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 05:39 PM CDT

Three Rescued Black Bears Get New Texas Home

Three Rescued Black Bears Get New Texas Home

It has been an exciting day for three North American black bears rescued in east Texas.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 at 11:08 PM CDT

AP Top 10 HS Football Results: Week of Sept. 21

AP Top 10 HS Football Results: Week of Sept. 21

Schedule for the teams ranked in The Associated Press Texas high school football poll, Sept. 23-27.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 12:06 PM CDT

Heat Sickens 5 HS Band Students, Band Director on Leave

Heat Sickens 5 HS Band Students, Band Director on Leave

A high school marching band director in South Texas has been put on paid leave after five students suffered heat exhaustion during outdoor practice.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 07:25 PM CDT

Officers Arrest Driver After Chase in Houston

Officers Arrest Driver After Chase in Houston

A driver who led officers on a chase in Houston has been arrested.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 09:07 AM CDT

Don't Drink Discolored Tap Water: University of Houston

Don't Drink Discolored Tap Water: University of Houston

The University of Houston advises students and staff on the main campus not to drink the discolored tap water as tests are done to determine the problem.

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 at 07:15 PM CDT

Photos Show Child Pulled By Hair Though Wal-Mart

Photos Show Child Pulled By Hair Though Wal-Mart

Police in Cleveland, Texas are investigating after photos of a man gripping his daughter's hair onto a Wal-Mart shopping cart surfaced on social media.

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 at 10:23 PM CDT

Texas Sues to Block Expansion of Overtime Pay Law

Texas Sues to Block Expansion of Overtime Pay Law

A coalition of 21 states sued the U.S. Department of Labor Tuesday over a new rule that would make about 4 million higher-earning workers eligible for overtime pay, slamming the measure as inappropriate federal...

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 at 03:56 PM CDT

Texas Official Won't Be Charged for 'Jesus Shot' Trips

Texas Official Won't Be Charged for 'Jesus Shot' Trips

Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller won't face criminal charges over allegations he used taxpayer funds to obtain a "Jesus shot" in Oklahoma.

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