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Pastor Who Lost Child in Texas Church Attack Runs for Office

Pastor Who Lost Child in Texas Church Attack Runs for Office

A Texas pastor whose teenage daughter was among more than two dozen people killed during a mass shooting at his church in 2017 says he's running for the state legislature.

Aug 24, 2019

At Least 18 Sickened From Carbon Monoxide at Houston Complex

At Least 18 Sickened From Carbon Monoxide at Houston Complex

Authorities say at least 18 people were treated after a carbon monoxide leak at a Houston area apartment complex.

Aug 24, 2019

State Trooper Dies 5 Months After Being Shot in Line of Duty

State Trooper Dies 5 Months After Being Shot in Line of Duty

A Texas state trooper died Saturday, nearly five months after he was shot in the line of duty, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Aug 24, 2019

Texas Man Accused of Fatally Shooting Boss After Being Fired

Texas Man Accused of Fatally Shooting Boss After Being Fired

Authorities allege a 22-year-old suburban Houston man fatally shot his boss after being fired.

Aug 24, 2019

Married Only Minutes, SE Texas Newlyweds Killed in Crash

Married Only Minutes, SE Texas Newlyweds Killed in Crash

Police say an Orange, Texas newlywed couple, still wearing tuxedo and wedding dress, was killed in a crash with a truck as their vehicle tried to exit the driveway of the Justice of the Peace.

Aug 24, 2019

Man Indicted for STX Shooting That Killed 4 at Kid's Party

Man Indicted for STX Shooting That Killed 4 at Kid's Party

A South Texas man who along with his father are accused in the shooting deaths of four individuals at a toddler's birthday party in 2018 has been indicted on capital murder charges.

Aug 23, 2019

Man Wanted for Allegedly Licking Ice Cream at Texas Walmart

Man Wanted for Allegedly Licking Ice Cream at Texas Walmart

An arrest warrant has been issued for a 24-year-old man who authorities say posted social media video of himself licking ice cream from a carton in Texas and returning it to a supermarket freezer.

Aug 21, 2019

Man Set To Be Executed for Killing of Texas College Student

Man Set To Be Executed for Killing of Texas College Student

A Texas death row inmate who has always maintained his innocence and contends his conviction was based on junk science is set to be executed for the abduction, rape and murder of a suburban Houston college...

Aug 20, 2019

Ransomware Attack Targets Local Governments in Texas

Ransomware Attack Targets Local Governments in Texas

More than 20 local governments in Texas were targeted in a coordinated ransomware attack of unprecedented size on Friday, but several of the cities had resumed normal operations by Tuesday, state officials...

Aug 19, 2019

New Mexico Company Chosen for Border Wall Part in Texas

New Mexico Company Chosen for Border Wall Part in Texas

An Albuquerque-based company has been awarded a more than $80 million contract to building a stretch of new border wall in Texas.

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