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Monday, Oct 22, 2018

Road Barriers May be Modified After Pelicans Deaths in Texas

Road Barriers May be Modified After Pelicans Deaths in Texas

Solid median barriers along a South Texas highway could be modified to better protect nesting pelicans from being struck and killed.

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018

Florida Man Faces Groping Charge After Flight From Houston

Florida Man Faces Groping Charge After Flight From Houston

A Florida man is accused of groping a female passenger while on a flight Sunday from Houston to Albuquerque and later telling authorities that the president of the United States says it's OK to grab women...

Monday, Oct 22, 2018

Flooding Prompts Boil-Water Notice for Austin

Flooding Prompts Boil-Water Notice for Austin

Residents of the Texas state capital are being ordered to boil their tap water before drinking after flooding in recent weeks filled the lakes that feed their supply with silt, mud and debris.

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018

Houston Opens Its New Rooftop Movie-Going Experience

Houston Opens Its New Rooftop Movie-Going Experience

The Houston Chronicle reports that the Rooftop Cinema Club, the London-based mini-chain of open-air movie theaters recently opened its first Texas location atop the garage of the BLVD.

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018

Houston Company Recalls Salad With Chicken Products

Houston Company Recalls Salad With Chicken Products

A Houston company has recalled nearly 1,800 pounds (817 kilograms) of ready-to-eat salad with chicken products because a corn ingredient may be contaminated with salmonella and listeria.

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018

Ex-San Antonio Police Detective in Botched Cases is Charged

Ex-San Antonio Police Detective in Botched Cases is Charged

A San Antonio police detective who was fired last year for what authorities say was his mishandling of more than 130 sexual assault and other cases now is facing several charges that he tampered with evidence.

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018

University of Texas at San Antonio Does Stuttering Research

University of Texas at San Antonio Does Stuttering Research

A two-year study of the role brain activity patterns play in people who stutter is currently underway at the University of Texas at San Antonio.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018

Family Court Judge in West Texas Relies on Life Experiences

Family Court Judge in West Texas Relies on Life Experiences

District Judge Sara Kate Billingsley remains exuberant in a field most judges find debilitating and how she manages it is a complex story about her mother's example, a support system of friends, a near-death...

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018

Galveston Considers Oral Birth Control to Control Feral Cats

Galveston Considers Oral Birth Control to Control Feral Cats

An oral birth control program for felines could help reduce the population of feral cats, Galveston Island Humane Society spokespeople said.

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018

Texas Jury Finds Woman Guilty of Keeping Food From Young Son

Texas Jury Finds Woman Guilty of Keeping Food From Young Son

A jury has convicted a North Texas woman of attempted murder for withholding food and nutrients from her young son in a case prosecutors say included subjecting the child to needless surgeries.

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