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Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 03:05 PM CDT

Prosecutor: Former Texas Nurse Confessed in Deaths of Babies

Prosecutor: Former Texas Nurse Confessed in Deaths of Babies

A Texas prosecutor says an imprisoned former nurse who authorities believe could be responsible for the deaths of up to 60 children has confessed in the past to killing children in her care.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 06:40 PM CDT

Suspect in Vegas Casino Picnic Shooting Arrested in Texas

Suspect in Vegas Casino Picnic Shooting Arrested in Texas

Authorities say a casino dealer identified as the suspect in a deadly company picnic shooting on Sunday has been arrested in a small town in the Texas Panhandle.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 08:27 AM CDT

Texas, US Retail Gasoline Prices Jump Seven Cents This Week

Texas, US Retail Gasoline Prices Jump Seven Cents This Week

Texas and nationwide retail gasoline prices have jumped 7 cents per gallon this week.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 08:37 AM CDT

911 Operator Sentenced to Jail for Hanging Up on Callers

911 Operator Sentenced to Jail for Hanging Up on Callers

Prosecutors say a former 911 operator in Houston has been found guilty of hanging up on people calling for emergency services and has been sentenced to 10 days in jail and 18 months of probation.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 03:56 PM CDT

Houston-Area District Expects $155M in Damage Study, Repairs

Houston-Area District Expects $155M in Damage Study, Repairs

The Houston-area flood control district has estimated needing $155 million to study and fix damaged infrastructure after Hurricane Harvey.

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