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Friday, Jun 14, 2019 at 08:24 PM CDT

Premature Baby Found in Texas Border Patrol Facility

Premature Baby Found in Texas Border Patrol Facility

Advocates were shocked to find a teenage mom and her premature newborn daughter huddled in a Border Patrol facility in what they say was another example of the poor treatment immigrants receive.

Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 at 05:17 PM CDT

Texas A&M University Under Investigation for Foreign Funding

Texas A&M University Under Investigation for Foreign Funding

The U.S. Education Department is opening investigations into foreign funding at Georgetown University and Texas A&M University as the Trump administration increases its scrutiny of international money flowing to...

Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 at 08:56 PM CDT

Texas City Bans Abortion, Says It's a 'Sanctuary' for Unborn

Texas City Bans Abortion, Says It's a 'Sanctuary' for Unborn

A small Texas city has passed a local abortion ban and has declared itself a "sanctuary city for the unborn."

Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 at 05:22 PM CDT

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels, Galveston Sold to Ohio Company

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels, Galveston Sold to Ohio Company

A Texas-based water park company has announced an agreement to sell two of its attractions and will also give the buyer the right to acquire its Kansas site where a 10-year-old boy was killed nearly three years...

Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 at 12:46 PM CDT

Georgia Man Who Escaped Police Two Years Ago Found in Texas

Georgia Man Who Escaped Police Two Years Ago Found in Texas

A Georgia man who escaped police custody nearly two years ago while being treated at a hospital has been caught and arrested in Texas.

Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 at 12:36 PM CDT

Madison Diocese Hires Texas-Based Investigators to Review Priest Files

Madison Diocese Hires Texas-Based Investigators to Review Priest Files

The Madison Diocese has hired private investigators to review personnel files of priests and other clergy for evidence of possible child sexual abuse.

Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 at 12:31 PM CDT

Austin Airport to Consider Welcoming Non-Ticketed Visitors

Austin Airport to Consider Welcoming Non-Ticketed Visitors

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport officials are considering opening the airport's terminals to non-ticketed visitors who want to access the facility's food, beverage and retail offerings

Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 at 11:02 AM CDT

5 North Texas Teens Involved in Deadly Georgetown Crash

5 North Texas Teens Involved in Deadly Georgetown Crash

Five teens from North Texas were involved in a deadly crash in Central Texas Wednesday morning, according to Georgetown police.

Wednesday, Jun 12, 2019 at 08:58 PM CDT

Gov. Abbott Signs Tax Reform Into Law

Gov. Abbott Signs Tax Reform Into Law

Governor Greg Abbott signed Senate Bill 2 today, which delivers significant property tax reforms.

Wednesday, Jun 12, 2019 at 05:17 PM CDT

Texas Ceremony Marks Issuing of George H.W. Bush Stamp

Texas Ceremony Marks Issuing of George H.W. Bush Stamp

Friends and family of former President George H.W. Bush recalled his prolific letter writing Wednesday as they gathered to mark the first day of issue for the U.S. Postal Service stamp honoring him.

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