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Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 05:58 PM CDT

'Texas 7' Death Row Inmate Claims Judge Was Anti-Semitic

'Texas 7' Death Row Inmate Claims Judge Was Anti-Semitic

A Jewish death row inmate who was part of the "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners has filed an appeal claiming that a former county judge who convicted him was anti-Semitic and frequently used racial slurs

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 02:12 PM CDT

Texas Eases Squeeze on Kids' Lemonade Stands

Texas Eases Squeeze on Kids' Lemonade Stands

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday signed into law a bill that allows children to run lemonade stands without fear of being shut down by police.

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 05:46 AM CDT

Facebook Building Massive Solar Farm in West Texas

Facebook Building Massive Solar Farm in West Texas

Facebook is building a massive solar farm in West Texas that's believed to be one of the largest solar projects in the nation and the social media giant's first direct investment in renewable energy.

Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 08:41 PM CDT

Ex-Houston Minister Gets 10 Years in Prison, Embezzled $800K

Ex-Houston Minister Gets 10 Years in Prison, Embezzled $800K

A former minister in Houston has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to what prosecutors call the theft of more than $800,000 from First Baptist Church.

Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 08:29 PM CDT

Rapper Scarface Running for City Council in Houston

Rapper Scarface Running for City Council in Houston

A member of the iconic rap group the Geto Boys is hoping to trade beats and rhymes for politics.

Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 10:37 PM CDT

Amber Alert Canceled for League City 2-Year-Old

Amber Alert Canceled for League City 2-Year-Old

The Texas Department of Public Safety canceled an Amber Alert Monday for a 2-year-old boy from the Houston area.

Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 06:41 PM CDT

Austin-Area Family Says Vet 'Accidentally' Killed Their Dog

Austin-Area Family Says Vet 'Accidentally' Killed Their Dog

An Austin-area family has filed a lawsuit after they say their trusted veterinarian accidentally killed their dog.

Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 03:31 PM CDT

Trump Insists There's More to Mexico Deal Than Meets the Eye

Trump Insists There's More to Mexico Deal Than Meets the Eye

President Donald Trump is insisting there's more to the deal than meets the eye after being stung by criticism that his deal with Mexico to avert tariffs mostly ramps up existing efforts.

Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 05:13 PM CDT

Canton Family Survives Tornado

Canton Family Survives Tornado

A Canton couple and their baby survived a tornado in their vehicle after it blew through on June 6, 2019.

Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 08:51 PM CDT

Rapper Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys Dies at 52

Rapper Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys Dies at 52

A publicist for rapper Bushwick Bill says the founder of the iconic Houston rap group the Geto Boys has died.

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