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Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 04:30 PM CDT

Houston School Removes Sign After Social Media Criticism

Houston School Removes Sign After Social Media Criticism

A sign at a Houston elementary and middle school that sparked criticism on social media has been removed.

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 05:46 PM CDT

Texas Man Sentenced for Trying to Blow Up Confederate Statue

Texas Man Sentenced for Trying to Blow Up Confederate Statue

A 26-year-old man was caught last August holding two boxes with duct tape and wires near a statue of Richard Dowling.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 04:40 PM CDT

Professors Challenge to Texas' 'Campus Carry' Law Rejected

Professors Challenge to Texas' 'Campus Carry' Law Rejected

A three-judge panel rejected the argument, saying there is no proof of impending harm that would justify such fear.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 03:46 PM CDT

Unrest Reported at Immigration Detention Center in Texas

Unrest Reported at Immigration Detention Center in Texas

Officials say it resulted in 16 men being moved out of the facility overnight. Authorities say no one was injured.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 03:38 PM CDT

Texas Unemployment Rate for July Holds

Texas Unemployment Rate for July Holds

The Texas unemployment rate stood at 4 percent for the second consecutive month, just a tick below the national jobless figure of 4.1 percent.

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