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Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 10:59 PM CDT

Arson of the Gov. Mansion is the 'Greatest Unsolved Crime'

Arson of the Gov. Mansion is the 'Greatest Unsolved Crime'

Ten years have passed since the Texas Governor's Mansion was nearly burned to the ground in a massive fire. On June 8, 2008, an arsonist used a Molotov cocktail to start the fire early that morning. The suspect...

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 05:59 PM CDT

Sheriff: Jailed Immigrant Killed Self Despite Camera, Checks

Sheriff: Jailed Immigrant Killed Self Despite Camera, Checks

A Honduran man who entered the U.S. illegally killed himself in a Texas jail despite guards checking on him every half-hour and a camera in his padded cell, authorities say.

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 04:57 PM CDT

3 Dead, 3 Injured in Central Texas Crash

3 Dead, 3 Injured in Central Texas Crash

Authorities say three people are dead and three seriously injured after a two-vehicle crash in Central Texas.

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 10:44 PM CDT

Dallas on List of Cities for New U.S. Army Command HQ

Dallas on List of Cities for New U.S. Army Command HQ

The U.S. Army is scouting large cities to find a home for a new command headquarters so it will be close to academia and industry, a first for the service.

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 07:17 AM CDT

Women Pilots from WWII Return to Texas to Celebrate Flights

Women Pilots from WWII Return to Texas to Celebrate Flights

WASPs came from across the country. There were 1,102 of them who served during World War II, including those coming from more temperate climates.

Saturday, Jun 9, 2018 at 12:29 PM CDT

Texas House Fire Kills 2 Children, 90-Year-Old Grandmother

Texas House Fire Kills 2 Children, 90-Year-Old Grandmother

Two young children and their 90-year-old grandmother are dead after a house fire north of Houston.

Friday, Jun 8, 2018 at 02:16 PM CDT

Family That Lost 9 in Church Shooting Sues Federal Gov't

Family That Lost 9 in Church Shooting Sues Federal Gov't

A family that lost nine members in the Sutherland Springs church massacre last year has filed a lawsuit against the federal government for negligence.

Friday, Jun 8, 2018 at 01:45 PM CDT

US Mayors Push to Curb Gun Violence, Help Immigrants

US Mayors Push to Curb Gun Violence, Help Immigrants

A bipartisan coalition of U.S. mayors called Friday for policies to curb gun violence and pledged to support immigrant communities

Friday, Jun 8, 2018 at 12:11 PM CDT

Jury Selection Starts in Murder Trial of Ex-Deputy's Husband

Jury Selection Starts in Murder Trial of Ex-Deputy's Husband

Jury selection has started in the murder trial of a former Texas sheriff's deputy's husband charged in the death of a man he and his wife confronted.

Friday, Jun 8, 2018 at 11:08 AM CDT

Houston Joining Bids for 2020 Democratic National Convention

Houston Joining Bids for 2020 Democratic National Convention

Houston officials say a committee would raise private money to help pay for the convention.

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