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Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 10:47 PM CDT

TX Woman Brings Bag of Dead Roaches to City Council Meeting

TX Woman Brings Bag of Dead Roaches to City Council Meeting

A South Texas woman gave a small bag of dead cockroaches to a city official to protest newly planted palm trees that she blames for more unwanted bugs in her neighborhood.

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 01:50 PM CDT

Texas GOP Congressman Asks Trump to Attend Annual Ballgame

Texas GOP Congressman Asks Trump to Attend Annual Ballgame

A Republican congressman has asked President Donald Trump to attend the annual congressional baseball game Thursday night at Nationals Park.

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 09:11 PM CDT

Rights Group: Texas Racial Profiling by Sharing with ICE

Rights Group: Texas Racial Profiling by Sharing with ICE

The Texas Department of Public Safety provides federal immigration authorities with the names of motorists who've received traffic citations and are suspected of being in the country illegally.

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 10:43 PM CDT

Over 50 People Found in Tractor-Trailer in Texas

Over 50 People Found in Tractor-Trailer in Texas

Dozens of people, including some children, were discovered in a tractor-trailer in San Antonio.

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 05:44 AM CDT

H-E-B Recalls Smoked Sausage Over Labeling Error

H-E-B Recalls Smoked Sausage Over Labeling Error

A Texas company is recalling smoked beef sausage sold at H-E-B because the products were made with pork casing, which wasn't listed in the list of ingredients.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 04:34 PM CDT

Death of Texas Tycoon James Cotter Leads to Estate Issues

Death of Texas Tycoon James Cotter Leads to Estate Issues

Real estate tycoon and cowboy extraordinaire James F. Cotter died as he lived, sowing confusion among the people he loved.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 08:29 PM CDT

Money to 'Harden' Schools Draws Backlash After Shootings

Money to 'Harden' Schools Draws Backlash After Shootings

An alliance of U.S. education groups is expressing shock that the Trump administration would let schools buy metal detectors and extra police through a program Congress has used to defend its response to school...

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 12:27 PM CDT

Texas Hospital: 4 from Guatemala Volcano Critical, 2 Good

Texas Hospital: 4 from Guatemala Volcano Critical, 2 Good

A Southeast Texas hospital treating six Guatemalan children severely burned when a volcano erupted last week says four of the children are in critical condition and two others are in good condition.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 09:49 PM CDT

George H.W. Bush Becomes 1st US President to Turn 94

George H.W. Bush Becomes 1st US President to Turn 94

Former President George H.W. Bush is celebrating his 94th birthday in Maine.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 11:47 AM CDT

Man Facing 2nd Murder Charge for Wreck While Intoxicated

Man Facing 2nd Murder Charge for Wreck While Intoxicated

A man accused of killing a 17-year-old girl while driving while intoxicated in Houston has been charged with a second murder after the teenager's father died of injuries suffered in the crash.

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