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Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 11:11 PM CDT

Rock-Throwing Suspect Pleads Guilty, Gets 40-Year Term

Rock-Throwing Suspect Pleads Guilty, Gets 40-Year Term

A man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for a series of Interstate 35 rock-throwing incidents in the Austin area of Central Texas that injured at least three motorists, including one who suffered brain...

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 03:14 PM CDT

Kids Find Mummified Body Inside Building

Kids Find Mummified Body Inside Building

A group of kids made a disturbing discovery Friday across from a Tyler charter high school.

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 02:11 PM CDT

Alabama DB Deionte Thompson Suspect in Assault

Alabama DB Deionte Thompson Suspect in Assault

University of Alabama safety Deionte Thompson is a suspect in an aggravated assault in Galveston County on March 18.

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 01:36 PM CDT

Plan in Works to Develop 1914 Nueces County Courthouse

Plan in Works to Develop 1914 Nueces County Courthouse

A plan to save a historic courthouse in Nueces County started with a simple text message.

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 08:23 AM CDT

West Texas Drug Kingpin to Serve 35 Years, Pay $37M

West Texas Drug Kingpin to Serve 35 Years, Pay $37M

Prosecutors say the leader of a West Texas-based drug trafficking ring must serve 35 years in federal prison and pay nearly $37 million to the government.

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 06:45 AM CDT

U.S. Postal Service Expands Mail Preview

U.S. Postal Service Expands Mail Preview

The U.S. Postal Service will now send you photos of your mail before it is delivered.

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 09:21 AM CDT

Texas Getting First Immigrant Lockup Built Under Trump

Texas Getting First Immigrant Lockup Built Under Trump

A private prison company has announced a $110 million federal contract to build the first new immigrant detention center under the Trump administration.

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 08:37 PM CDT

Hulu Viewer Experience Operations HQ to open in San Antonio

Hulu Viewer Experience Operations HQ to open in San Antonio

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Hulu, LLC will open a new viewer experience operations headquarters in San Antonio.

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 08:27 PM CDT

Texas Insurance Commissioner David Mattax Dies of Cancer

Texas Insurance Commissioner David Mattax Dies of Cancer

Texas Insurance Commissioner David Mattax has died of cancer.

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 11:35 AM CDT

Texas Boy with Cancer Visits by NY Giant Weston Richburg

Texas Boy with Cancer Visits by NY Giant Weston Richburg

A little boy from Amarillo has a big passion for the New York Giants, despite his battle with cancer.

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