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Thursday, Nov 24, 2016 at 10:45 AM CST

Thief Grabs Turkey From Houston-Area Couple's Pickup Truck

Thief Grabs Turkey From Houston-Area Couple's Pickup Truck

A Houston-area woman says someone stole a turkey she planned to cook for Thanksgiving from a grocery bag in the back of her pickup truck.

Thursday, Nov 24, 2016 at 09:08 AM CST

Downtown San Antonio March Honors Slain Police Detective

Downtown San Antonio March Honors Slain Police Detective

Hundreds of people march silently through downtown San Antonio to honor a slain police detective.

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016 at 03:52 PM CST

Houston Man's Conviction for Killing Pregnant Wife Overturned

Houston Man's Conviction for Killing Pregnant Wife Overturned

A Houston-area man serving life in prison for the 1999 killing of his pregnant wife was wrongly convicted, Texas' highest criminal court ruled Wednesday.

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016 at 09:15 PM CST

A&M Criticizes 'Alt-Right' Leader Invited to Speak at School

A&M Criticizes 'Alt-Right' Leader Invited to Speak at School

Texas A&M University says it didn't invite a leader of the "alt-right" movement who's scheduled to speak at the school next month.

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016 at 10:02 AM CST

Storm Grounds Holiday Travelers in Houston

Storm Grounds Holiday Travelers in Houston

A strong, fast-moving storm temporarily grounded flights in the Houston metro region during one of the busiest travel days of the year.

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016 at 06:52 AM CST

Man Killed, Bystanders Hurt in Texas Restaurant Holdup

Man Killed, Bystanders Hurt in Texas Restaurant Holdup

A male suspect is dead and two customers suffered non-life-threatening injuries during an attempted holdup of a fast-food restaurant in the Houston suburb of The Woodlands.

Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016 at 09:01 PM CST

Abbott's Returns Show No Owed Federal Taxes in 2015

Abbott's Returns Show No Owed Federal Taxes in 2015

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's latest tax returns show he doesn't owe any federal taxes for 2015 after deductions lowered most of nearly $120,000 in reported income.

Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016 at 07:01 PM CST

Federal Court in TX Blocks Overtime Expansion Pay Rule

Federal Court in TX Blocks Overtime Expansion Pay Rule

A federal court on Tuesday blocked implementation of a rule imposed by President Barack Obama's administration that would have made an estimated 4 million more higher-earning workers across the country eligible...

Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016 at 08:19 AM CST

Texans Near Border Cast Doubt on Trump's Wall

Texans Near Border Cast Doubt on Trump's Wall

The people who live in the bustling, fertile Rio Grande Valley, where the U.S. border meets the Gulf of Mexico, think a "virtual wall" of surveillance technology makes a lot more sense.

Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016 at 08:20 AM CST

University of Texas Fined for Treatment of Research Animals

University of Texas Fined for Treatment of Research Animals

The University of Texas Medical Branch pays a $33,000 federal fine as part of a settlement over the treatment of research animals.

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