News from around the state of Texas

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 07:05 AM CDT

Texan Extradited to New York, Faces Sex Abuse Charges

Texan Extradited to New York, Faces Sex Abuse Charges

A 26-year-old Texas man is extradited to New York to face charges for alleged sexual actions committed against a young girl a decade ago.

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 09:42 AM CDT

Inmate Hangs Himself at Houston City Jail: Police

Inmate Hangs Himself at Houston City Jail: Police

Officials say an inmate has died at the Houston city jail after he was found hanging inside his cell.

Friday, Jul 24, 2015 at 08:00 AM CDT

Flying Bugs Appear as Storm on TX Weather Radar

Flying Bugs Appear as Storm on TX Weather Radar

Rangers at a state park near the Texas panhandle say flying insects caused a weather radar to light up as if there was a large storm Wednesday.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2015 at 01:42 PM CDT

Texas Judge Who Set $1M Bonds for Bikers Recused From 1 Case

Texas Judge Who Set $1M Bonds for Bikers Recused From 1 Case

A judge has been recused in the case of one of 177 people arrested following a shootout at a Waco restaurant involving bikers and police.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2015 at 12:45 PM CDT

Woman, 18, Dies After Being Rescued From Lake Travis

Woman, 18, Dies After Being Rescued From Lake Travis

An 18-year-old woman has died after being rescued from Lake Travis in Austin.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2015 at 12:35 PM CDT

Texas Fights Immigrants' Lawsuit Over Birth Certificates

Texas Fights Immigrants' Lawsuit Over Birth Certificates

Texas health officials are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit by immigrant parents who were denied birth certificates for their U.S.-born children because local authorities refused to recognize as valid...

Thursday, Jul 23, 2015 at 05:47 PM CDT

TX Woman Charged With Killing Former Son-in-Law

TX Woman Charged With Killing Former Son-in-Law

A Northeast Texas woman has been charged in the fatal shooting of her former son-in-law at a car dealership where he worked as a manager.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2015 at 12:08 PM CDT

Pilot Injured When Small Plane Flips at Airport

Pilot Injured When Small Plane Flips at Airport

Authorities say a pilot has been hurt when his single-engine plane flipped while preparing to take off from a South Texas airport.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2015 at 12:06 PM CDT

Billionaire Walton Selling Cutting Horses From TX Ranch

Billionaire Walton Selling Cutting Horses From TX Ranch

Billionaire Alice Walton plans to sell all of the cutting horses from her North Texas ranch as she gets out of the breeding business.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2015 at 01:51 PM CDT

PHOTO: Bull Roams Texas College Campus

PHOTO: Bull Roams Texas College Campus

Texas State University issues an emergency "loose livestock" alert Wednesday morning when a bull was found roaming the campus.

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Texas Animal Hoarder Arrested

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