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Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 08:05 PM CST

Texas Sheriff Concerned About Truck With Anti-Trump Message

Texas Sheriff Concerned About Truck With Anti-Trump Message

The driver of a pickup displaying an expletive-filled message to President Donald Trump and his supporters in the Houston area was arrested Thursday on an outstanding warrant.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 05:22 PM CST

Chase Driver Dances During Arrest

Chase Driver Dances During Arrest

A Houston man was arrested Tuesday after a chase -- but that's not the most interesting part of the story.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 02:43 PM CST

Ex-Homeland Security Secretary Ridge Hospitalized in Austin

Ex-Homeland Security Secretary Ridge Hospitalized in Austin

A spokesman says former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge is in critical condition after undergoing an emergency heart procedure at a hospital in Austin.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 12:00 PM CST

Texas Man Gets 40 Years in Prison for Child Pornography

Texas Man Gets 40 Years in Prison for Child Pornography

A 38-year-old suburban Houston man has been sentenced to 40 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to producing and possessing child pornography.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 11:55 AM CST

Texas Sees Increase in Prison Guard Turnover Rate

Texas Sees Increase in Prison Guard Turnover Rate

Texas is losing prison guards with a nearly 30 percent turnover rate in the last year, leaving many units in the state understaffed.

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